- 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
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.
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.
The Aliwal Arts Night Crawl is back, and bigger than ever before, featuring an eclectic line-up of performers and partners! From grooving to the beats of NADI Singapura to learning traditional dance from DIAN Dancers, or reminiscing the smashing 60s through a musical skit-set by Teater Artistik to vocal workshops by The A Capella Society, there is something for everyone! Kids aren’t left out either – they can also enjoy craftwork at EatPlayLove Café and listen to stories told by Singapore I-Lien Drama Society.
To top that all off, night crawlers enjoy exclusive discounts and promotions at boutiques, cafes and bars from the Kampong Glam district that night!
Date: August 15, 2014
Venue: 28 Aliwal Street, Singapore 199918, Aliwal Arts Centre
For full performance line-up and more information, check out www.aliwalartcentre.sg or www.facebook.com/AliwalArtsCentre.
Sustainable luxury jewellery label Choo Yilin celebrates its official boutique opening by hosting a Weekend Heritage Party at the brand’s first standalone retail space in a conservation shophouse in Joo Chiat. Artisanal businesses in the gentrified Joo Chiat area will come together in a luxury heritage market, treating guests with samples of local-inspired gourmet desserts and teas. Choo Yilin will be offering 12% discount off its ready-to-wear collections for purchases above $800 and 5% off customisation charges. In the spirit of a celebration, luxurious artisanal goods are up for grabs in a lucky draw with a $888 modern day heirloom jade bangle that clients can customise, dessert hampers from Strictly Pastry worth $100, artisanal tea gift packs from A.Muse Projects worth $50 amongst others. Entry to the party is complimentary with the dresscode ‘Heritage Chic’, where the best dressed person will walk away with an exclusive gift.
Date: July 26 to 27, 2014
Time: 11 am to 6 pm
Venue: 331 Joo Chiat Road
Asia’s prominent fine jeweller, Larry Jewelry will hold its first ever standalone jewelry exhibition, “Timeless Classic - Larry Splendour” at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza, from July 19 to 20, 2014.
An annual event hosted by Larry Jewelry, this year’s Larry Splendour will be an extravaganza, held in a majestic and magnificent 480 sqm light-projection spherical-shaped tent, the Larry Splendour Dome.
The exhibition will feature a spectacular cutting-edge 360⁰ light performance with state-of-the-art sound system; and promises to deliver an impressive and novel experience.
A key highlight for this exhibition would be the launch of the flagship jewellry collection – The Neo Collection. The collection celebrates classic art jewellry, and draws on many iconic elements of the 1960s, the era of Larry Jewelry’s inception, as an inspiration.
Date: July 19 to 20, 2014
Time: 11am to 9pm
Venue: Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza
The exhibition is open to the public for free and the light performance will start at 7.30pm daily. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/larryjewelryltd and the hashtag #LarrySplendour2014 on social media.
Percentile by *SCAPE is back for the third year running and this year, it's bringing you even more of your favourite local designers at unbeatable prices. Get your hands on more than 40 local and international brands including Actually, Depression and Mu at 90 percent off, starting from as low as $20.
Forget the hassle of travelling from place to place. Visit this one stop destination with all your favourite brands and retailers all ready and waiting for you.
Date: Saturday and Sunday, July 12 and 13, 2014,
Time:12 to 8pm
Venue: *SCAPE The Ground Theatre, 2 Orchard Link, Singapore 237978 |
For more updates in the lead up to the event and a live feed on the day follow Percentile on Facebook at www.facebook.com/percentilesg and Instagram at @percentilesingapore
Join us for a hedonistic experience as we heat up the WET deck with a stellar line up of music, design and fashion at Singapore’s coolest pool party, Heatwave. Presenting Asia’s debut of Drop The Beat: DJ Lab EP, the first-ever joint music release by W Hotels Worldwide and burn, HEATWAVE is set to rock your Sunday afternoons with amazing beats curated in collaboration with industry mentors including Michaelangelo L’Acqua, original pioneer of DJ culture and world-renowned record producer/DJ; DJ White Shadow, two-time Grammy nominated producer, composer and instrumentalist for Lady Gaga; James Lavelle, A&R label boss, recording artist and DJ; and Andy Caldwell, two-time Grammy nominated DJ producer.
Look forward to the best of high fashion under one roof in theWYLDshop pop up store at the event. The leading online retailer will debut the latest array of quirky shades adorned and adored by A-listers like Rihanna and Beyonce from Le Specs and MinkPink and stylish summer separates from Vamastyle.
Date : Sunday, July 6, 2014
Time : 2pm to 8pm
Venue : W Singapore, Sentosa Cove, WET
Ticket : $35 per person including one drink and pool access (Complimentary entry for ladies aged 21 years old and above)
Local songtress Stefanie Sun's back, with her biggest concert yet in Singapore. Returning from a five-year-long hiatus, this Singapore star will be belting out hits from her latest Kepler ablum at the brand new Singapore National Stadium; Sun is also the first to perform at the stadium, ahead of Mandopop megastar Jay Chou's upcoming November concert later this year.
Date and Time: July 5, 2014, from 8pm
Venue: Singapore National Stadium
Prices: From $98 at the Sportshub ticketing webpage.