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Where To Shop, Eat And Play This Weekend (17-19 Jan)

This weekend offers a feast for your senses, from a night market full of tasty Taiwanese street food to beautiful CNY floral displays and a lively music festival that will have you grooving to the beat.

1. Asian Night Market: Taiwan Food Festival

This much anticipated food festival recreates Taiwan’s Ningxia Night Market with over 30 food vendors from Ningxia hawking delicious snacks. You’ll feast on yummy Taiwan dishes like Egg-Bombed Scallion Pancakes, Flaming Beef Cubes and Tian Bu La (Taiwanese oden). There will also be Mandopop performances by local artistes, game booths to entertain the kids and even a fleet of Taiwanese-style claw machines.

16 January to 9 February 2020
Siloso Point, Sentosa
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2. Dahlia Dreams


Celebrate CNY in style with Gardens by the Bay’s Dahlia Dreams display, which features over 70 varieties of dahlias, along with other festive blooms like narcissus, azalea and celosia. You can also expect to see beautiful floral sculptures such as two 3-metre-tall Golden Rats and a lively depiction of the great zodiac race from Chinese mythology.

17 January to 23 February 2020
Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 018953
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3. Aliwal Urban Art Festival


The spirit of rebellion is alive and well at this art festival, which celebrates the vibrancy of street culture and its many forms. From (legal) graffiti painting to dance battles, alternative music and skateboarding stunts, this festival will challenge your notions of normality and encourage you to ask “what if”.

18 January 2020, 4 pm till late
Aliwal Arts Centre, 28 Aliwal Street, Singapore 199918
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4. All Things New X Noise Weekend

This weekend, rising talents from the National Arts Council’s Noise Music Mentorship programme take centre stage. You can look forward to an exciting line-up of performances ranging from pop to R&B, indie rock and even electronic music.

17 to 19 January 2020
Esplanade, Theatres on the Bay, 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981
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5. An Intergalactic Odyssey


For an out-of-this-world experience, check out An Intergalactic Odyssey at the ArtScience Museum, a multimedia exhibition where you’ll voyage through space and immerse yourself in gorgeous interstellar visuals. Be sure to IG your journey so you’ll have souvenirs of your trip once you return to Earth!

Until 16 February 2020
ArtScience Museum, 6 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018974
Find out more here

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