- HWP PRESENTS
Organised by The Four Seasons Hotel Singapore and Regent Singapore, in collaboration with National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS), Run For Hope seeks to raise much needed awareness and support for cancer research. With more than 10,000 people diagnosed with cancer each year and the disease accounting for one in four deaths in Singapore, the search for a cure remains a vital goal. This year, Run For Hope aims to draw 15,000 participants.
Date: Sunday, November 16, 2014
Venue: The Promontory @ Marina Bay
Admission: Early bird fees range from $38 to $48. Registration is now open at www.runforhope.sg.
The world's first and largest outdoor festival, Adult Playground is an active alternative to your Saturday routine of shopping, sleeping, and surfing (of the virtual variety). Bringing you the best of local sports and music, the event offers up over 22 unorthodox and exciting sporting activities, along with popular local music acts Jack and Rai and The Sam Willows, and is even bringing in local foodie greats - because this is Singapore, after all.
At this fun-filled one-day event, you'll get to unleash the adventure-seeker in you with unique sports like Jetpack, human foosball and archery tag. Adult Playground welcomes adults over 22 of all fitness levels, so no worries if you're no sporty girl.
Date: November 8, 2014
Time: 10am to 7pm
Venue: Siloso Beach, Sentosa
Admission: $68 (individual early bird) or $59 each for groups of five
Traffic will stop for the second installment of Pedestrian Night and this time round, Orchard Road (the road literally) will be filled with groovy hip hop beats and people doing yoga! Sportswear label Lululemon wants you to bring your own mat and join in for what could be the largest yoga hip hop block party. Can’t imagine doing poses to hip hop? Here’s your chance to try it out!
Date: Saturday, November 1, 2014
Time: 7pm to 10pm. Registration is at 5.30pm and the event starts at 8pm.
Venue: Orchard Road, between Ion Orchard and Ngee Ann City
Admission: Free. Register at yogabeat.eventbrite.com
K.Blu will present its Resort 2014 collection in a runway show as part of Get 2gether – W Hotel’s second anniversary celebrations. Shoppers will be able to score a 10 percent discount off K.Blu swimwear at the one-day-only pop up store.
Date: Sunday October 19, 2014
Time: 2pm to 8pm
Venue: W Singapore Sentosa Cove, Wet
Admission: Tickets are $45 each (inclusive of one Sailor Jerry cocktail and $10 per ticket will go to Unicef) at https://store.sentosa.com.sg/main/events/endless-summer/42?mc_cid=a168304d4e&mc_eid=bf59b7eeb0#!/
Find out how best to combat society’s demands of women at this 2-day conference featuring both local and international speakers. Covering a range of topics from business and investment strategies to lifestyle and wellness, this conference will enable you to tailor your lifestyle according to what works best for you … And give you the empowerment to do it!
Gain fresh insight from leading experts covering entrepreneurship, investment and communication and learn how to overcome the diverse roles expected of us as women in society. Get a chance to interact with other like-minded women who share the same views as you and are also keen on pursuing success. Attend Excel women’s conference and arm yourself with the neccessary skills needed for you to, EXCEL. To top that off, receive an exclusive 60 min indulgence invitation at the event (worth $200)!
Date: September 20-21, 2014. Day 1: Business and investment strategies for the professional woman Day 2: Lifestyle and wellness for balance and fulfilment
Venue: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Resorts World Convention Centre, Compass Ballroom, East Central, Basement 1
Registration Fee: Free (usual price $98)
Register at http://www.excelwomensconference.com/
Back for another year of fun, fans of this festival will be entertained with a brand new and exciting line up of buskers hailing from countries like Australia, the United Kingdom , Canada to our very own local talents! Expect jaw dropping sword swallowing acts, a grumpy Queen Victoria, highly entertaining clown jugglers and a sizzling hot fire tribal performance at the lively festival. Gather your love ones and soak in the lively atmosphere and watch the characters come to life with physical comedy, musical talents and circus skills as the buskers bring everyone together regardless of their cultural background.
Date: 6,7,13 and 14 September 2014
Time: 4.30pm onwards
Venue: Palawan Beach and Beach Plaza, Sentosa
Admission: Free (island admission & carpark charges will apply)
For more information, call 1800-736 8672
Move over Willy Wonka because a chocolate theatrical event rivalling the famous chocolate factory is coming to Singapore. Experience the world's first confectionery theatre extravaganza, Fantasia by Escribà and be swept away by awe-inspiring pastry creations and theatrical performances, and a potentially record-breaking world’s tallest chocolate fall.
Set across 8,000m2 of event space, Fantasìa by Escribà is the brainchild of Barcelona-based pastry power couple, master pastry chefs Christian Escribà and Patricia Schmidt, who are bringing their signature brand of quirky confections to this amazing showcase.
Since winning hearts on season 2 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, JuJuBee has been building a formidable career in clubs and online across the United States and around the world. While the cable show on which she found fame was never screened in Singapore, it has been through the wonders of the internet that fans got to know the drag queen that inserted the word “Gaysian” into the lexicon of the world. And now her fans in Singapore can see her live. In a drag revue with Singapore performers, Noris, Mona Kee Kee and Becca D’Bus, the show will feature music, costumes, giggles and jiggles, while the showgirls move their lips to songs that they never really sang.
Date: August 20, 2014
Time: 8pm (doors, dinner from 6.30pm)
Admission: $25 (presale), $30 (cash at door), $400 (VIP tables), $800 (VIP Sofas)
For more information or to book tickets, visit http://JuJuBee.peatix.com
Pops of the Top at Loof, Singapore's original standalone rooftop bar, is your new favourite indie night, with a monthly Thursday indie-bomb of all things space, rock and britpop. Taking the decks together for the first time are local indie stalwarts Ginette Chittick & Jinmart (aka Terrence Tan). Fresh from their residencies at the legendary Home Club and Poptart at Zouk, the duo has collectively held their own alongside your favourite bands such as Bloc Party, Kaiser Chiefs, Foster the People, The Smashing Pumpkins, Ash, The Naked & Famous and Bombay Bicycle Club.
Join us on the Looftop for the first Pops of the Top for some old school indie, no brainers and guilty pleasures.
Date: Thursday, August 14, 2014
Venue: Looftop, 331 North Bridge Road, #03-07,Odeon Towers, 188720
The Singapore Arts Festival is back, with a new name and format. Rebranded as the Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA), the annual festival's refreshed focus is on internationally acclaimed acts, and spring-boarding local productions onto a global stage.
Set to enchant people from all walks of life as they engage intimately with the arts, the Festival encourages audiences to understand that the performing arts is about stories; from familiar stories that stem from daily emotions and transform into powerful motivations, to wider perspectives which reflect on histories to actively mould our futures.
Date: August 12 to September 21, 2014
Admission: $30 to $120. For more information, visit http://www.sistic.com.sg.