6 Fun Family Events To Celebrate Children’s Day At

6 Fun Family Events To Celebrate Children’s Day At

Weekender Singapore·2016-10-05 00:00

The adults don’t have to be away for the kids to come out and play

What do you have planned for the family for Children’s Day on 7 Oct? If you’re still scratching your head for ideas, here are some fun events happening in town.

Photo: Archifest

Free! ArKIDtecture Children Workshop

When: 7 & 8 Oct, various timings

“ArKIDecture X Exhale” is a session that where parents and children can create their orchestra instruments inspired by our environment. This workshop is open to children aged six to 12 years old. Registration is required at archifest.sg/2016.

Archifest Pavilion, Raffles Place Park.

Photo: Esplanade

Free! Octoburst – A Children’s Festival

When: 7-9 Oct, 8.30am – 10pm

From delightful performances to hands-on workshops, Octoburst! is the perfect festival to encourage play and family fun while immersing in a world of terrific tales and creative endeavours.

Esplanade Theatre, 1 Esplanade Drive.

Photos: Families for Life / Facebook

Free! Families for Life Picnic

When: 8 Oct, 5pm-9.30pm

Celebrate Children’s Day at this giant outdoor picnic and carnival. Families can look forward to fun activities for the young and old, music performances and a movie under the stars.

The Lawn @ Marina Bay, 8A Marina Boulevard.

Photo: Base Entertainment Asia

Wicked the Musical

When: Until 16 Oct, various timings

Broadway and West End musical phenomenon, “Wicked”, is back in Singapore. Follow the unlikely but profound friendship between Glinda the Good and the misunderstood Wicked Witch of the West from L Frank Baum’s beloved tale, “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”.

Mastercard Theatres, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Marina Bay Sands.

Photo: Singapore Philatelic Museum

Shaking It With Shakespeare Exhibition

When: Until 12 Jan, 10am-7pm

In commemoration of the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, this exhibition showcases Shakespeare-themed stamps from around the world, with a line-up of exciting programmes. Free admission for Singaporean Citizens and Permanent Residents.

Singapore Philatelic Museum, 23-B Coleman Street.

Photo: Sistic

Charlotte’s Web

When: 28 Oct – 11 Dec, various timings

Get entangled in the enchanting story of a pig named Wilbur and his friendship with a barn spider named Charlotte. Experience this timeless story about friendship with the entire family.

KC Arts Centre – Home of SRT, 20 Merbau Road.


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