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Where To Shop, Eat And Play This Weekend (11-13 Oct)

Gaming? Dancing? Embracing history? There’s plenty to see and explore this weekend, so free up your schedule and get moving!

1. GameStart 2019


Singapore’s largest gaming convention is here, with plenty of exciting activities to entertain gamers from all walks of life. Look out for eSports tournaments, enticing game previews and engaging workshops by veteran video game artists. And be sure to swing by the Doujin Market, where you can snag cute trinkets, prints of your favourite characters and even custom art commissions.

Halls 401 to 403, Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, 1 Raffles Boulevard, Singapore 039593
12 to 13 October 2019
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2. da:ns festival 2019


Get your feet moving at Esplanade’s da:ns festival, which celebrates expression through the timeless tradition of dance. Be enthralled by beautifully choreographed performances, then join the fun with free mass dance sessions under the stars.

Theatres on the Bay, Esplanade, 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981
10 to 20 October 2019
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3. Mummys Market Baby Fair


This massive trade show is perfect for both parents and parents-to-be. The exhibition features over 200,000 products such as diaper bags, baby carriers and playpens, allowing you to pick out the perfect accessories for you and your bundle of joy. There’s even a booth where you can trade in your old bottles for new ones at lucrative prices!

Singapore Expo Hall 5
11 to 13 October 2019
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4. Bayfront Pop-up Market


Want an excuse to shop? Head down to the Bayfront Pop-up Market and support youth entrepreneurs while browsing through unique wares like bespoke jewellery, homemade slime and other quirky knick-knacks.

Bayfront Plaza
1 to 31 October 2019, every Saturday and Sunday
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5. National Museum’s 132nd Anniversary Celebrations


In celebration of its 132nd anniversary, the National Museum of Singapore is hosting a wide variety of family-friendly activities this weekend. Be transported back in time by A Trader’s Voyage, which simulates the experience of a trader’s journey through the East Indies. You can also try your hand at making cabochon magnets featuring iconic artefacts from the “An Old New World” exhibition, or check out Weapons of the New World by Caesars, which showcases painstakingly crafted replicas of weapons from the 17th to 19th century.

National Museum of Singapore, 93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897
12 to 13 October 2019
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