Symphony Lake is a lake in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. It features a large stage known as the Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage built on an islet in the middle of the water body.

concert at botanical gardens

There are free concerts held regularly at Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage in Botanic Gardens Singapore. Here are some of the upcoming Free Concerts in the upcoming weeks.

Note: All details are correct as at the time of publishing. Readers are advised to check with NParks for the most updated schedules.

NAC-ExxonMobil Concert in the Park
Date: 3 March 2019
Time: 4.30pm – 6.30pm
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage

Derrick Hoh and Ling Kai will headline an evening of Mando-Pop, with a special pre-show music dedication segment by Cold Cut Duo! Be sure to grab your picnic baskets and bring your friends and sing along to your favourite songs!


An Evening With Studio Ghibli
Date: 16 March 2019
Time: 4.30pm – 6.45pm
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage

To close out the Term 1 School Holiday, ITE College West’s very own Symphonic Band, West Symphonia brings you and your family through a magical journey with the cinematic and enchanting music from Studio Ghibli. From the magical forest from Princess Mononoke all the way to the majestic but odd looking castle from Howl’s Moving Castle. Let your imagination take you on a journey thru the various stories and animation from Studio Ghibli.

So sit back, reminisce on the shows enjoyed by millions from all over the world and let the music rekindle your childhood.

Fringe Activities
Photo Taking with roving characters from Ghibli animation series.

Time: 4.30pm to 5pm, 6pm to 6.45pm


A Victorian-Cedar Musical Evening @ Singapore Botanic Gardens
Date: 23 March 2019
Time: 5.30pm – 7pm
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage

Join us for an evening of delightful music with Victoria School Concert Band, Cedar Girls’ School and Victoria Junior College Symphonic Bands! This musical performance is a celebration of music and friendship presented by performers from the Victoria-Cedar Alliance (VCA) schools. Be prepared to groove to the music as a repertoire of upbeat and familiar tunes such as Japanese Graffiti 15, Mayday Medley and Shape of You – a song made popular by Ed Sheeran.


NGAYAH – A Dedication of Heart and Soul
Date: 30 March 2019
Time: 6pm – 7pm
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage

NGAYAH – the act of volunteerism; participating and contributing to various activities, without any expectations of requite. Embracing this virtue, Gamelan Singamurti – Singapore’s professional Balinese ensemble gather and devote time to create music. To give back to the society, Gamelan Singamurti presents to you Ngayah, an hour of traditional Balinese music and dance performance. This showcase is in collaboration with a local community dance group Eka Swara Santhi and Gamelan Pinda Sari from Bali.


Concerts subject to prevailing weather conditions.
Concert-goers are advised to take public transport.

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