Arts @ Civic District
Part of Car-Free Sunday SG
26 June 2016
Venue: Empress Lawn (in front of Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall)
9 Empress Place, Singapore 179556

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Celebrate the arts in this edition of Car-Free Sunday SG with your family and friends! Roll out your picnic mats and enjoy a special concert by the Philharmonic Winds, or groove to the live music with a dance workout.

Get hands-on with fun arts activities, from silkscreen printing your own tote bag to knitting on a giant loom. Don’t miss our pop-up breakfast bar, offering delicious bites from Tiong Bahru Bakery, Kombi Rocks, The Lokal and more! The first 150 visitors to the Breakfast Concert who “Like” the Civic District Singapore Facebook page or follow us on Instagram (@civicdistrictsg) will stand to receive breakfast vouchers worth $5.


Breakfast Concert at the Lawn

8.30am – 9.15am
The Philharmonic Winds and Community Drumming Network

Join the popular Philharmonic Winds and the Community Drumming Network – formed by drumming enthusiasts from all over Singapore as they kick-start the morning with enjoyable tunes and rousing beats at the Empress Lawn.

9.30am 10.15am
The Philharmonic Winds and Converge Studios

Get moving with a dance workout set to familiar tunes by The Philharmonic Winds! Let Converge Studios show you the moves, suitable for everyone from the young to the young at heart!

Craft Activities, 8am to 11.30am

Activity Description
DIY Tote Bag Printing
By Monster Gallery
Grab one of our exclusive tote bags and get creative by customising your bag with silkscreen printing. The team from the Young Printmakers League will also be on-hand to guide you along.
Trans: By Ray Chua Join artist Ray Chua to explore ink transfer to transform images of Civic District across different media.

Paint and post, from me to you!

By Messymsxi

Artist Messymxi invites you to paint a postcard, write a message and share it with a friend or two by posting it right away! All postcards are readily illustrated with paints prepared for visitors to drop by anytime.
Colours in Motion Learn how to use your body as a brush to express yourself through dance and painting. No experience necessary
VoiceMap Audio Guided Tour Take a walk around the Civic District and Marina Bay with comedian Hossan Leong through this audio guided tour. He will share intimate anecdotes from throughout his career – from his high-school days at the Anglo-Chinese School, to his first one-man stand-up show at the Victoria Theatre, to his role as the MC on National Day, when he entertained 15,000 people at the Marina Bay Floating Platform. You’ll also get to know some of Singapore’s most popular cultural institutions. All you need to do is download the mobile app, put on your headphones and you’re ready to explore!
Bornfire Get up close and personal with circus acts!
It Takes Balls Check out why knitting is in again. Try your hand at knitting on a giant loom and you may soon be knitting yourself a new hobby!
Creative Hub Join Creative Hub as they bring you through an interactive workshop to make paper cacti!

Pop-Up Breakfast Bar
Enjoy delicious café bites from Tiong Bahru Bakery, Kombi Rocks, The Lokal, The Chief, and Two Bakers!

Giveaway: $5 Breakfast Bar voucher for the first 150 visitors! Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Like us on Facebook: FB/civicdistrictsg ; or follow us on Instagram @civicdistrictsg
  2. Collect one $5 Breakfast Bar voucher at the Information Booth between 8am to 10am at Empress Lawn. While stocks last, limited to one voucher per person.

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