The September School break is from 3 to 12 September 2021 (3 September being Teacher’s Day). TNAP lists the activities and events in store for you and your family this September!

Check out our list of online and offline happenings in Singapore for September School Holiday 2021 if you’re looking for ideas on how to spend the day or week. Stay safe and healthy and remember to practise social distancing!


1. Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse Open House

Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse openhouse

Schedule a tour at any of the 8 participating centres to find out what makes Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse your best choice for a premium preschool.

Enrol your child with us during the open house to enjoy savings up to $1400! Schedule a tour here.

For more information, visit Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse Open House.


2. British Council September Holiday Study Camps 2021

british council nov dec 2019 holiday camps

Are you looking for a way to boost your child’s confidence before the new school term starts? Our September Holiday Study Camp is open to young learners of all ages. Students can join us in the classroom from 6 to 10 September to explore the world beyond English skills.

In this camp students will:
💬 develop their vocabulary on a range of different topics
🙋 gain confidence in communicating in a variety of situations
🌏 develop their world knowledge and intellectual curiosity
🎓 improve their critical thinking and problem solving skills

Learn more here.


3. Children’s Festival by Gardens by the Bay 2021

Children's Festival by Gardens by the Bay 2021 Cheerful Caterpillar

Join Art-Zoo characters Bruno Bear and Little Kong as they search through the Wonder Gardens to find their friends at Gardens by the Bay. Get to learn more about the garden as an ecosystem and bring a piece of the Wonder Gardens home upon completion of the trail activities.

Date: 4 September to 3 October 2021
Time: 10am – 7pm
Venue: Supertree Grove, Gardens by the Bay
Admission: Free

For more information, visit Children’s Festival by Gardens by the Bay 2021.


4. Pesta Ubin & Pulau Ubin Day 2021

pesta ubin 2021

Pesta Ubin is an annual celebration of Pulau Ubin, where Ubin-loving community groups organise a series of events that showcases the rich natural and cultural heritage we have on the island. Pesta Ubin ends with Ubin Day, which is the last hoorah of the festival, with all the fun and excitement at its peak.

For more information, visit Pesta Ubin & Pulau Ubin Day 2021.


5. Singtel Singapore Cancer Society Race Against Cancer 2021

Race Against Cancer 2021

RAC 2021 will take place from 18 to 26 September as a virtual islandwide event. Marking the highlight of this year’s RAC is a physical run where top fundraisers will be invited down to the Singapore Sports Hub for a scenic 10KM run, starting from the OCBC Square. The physical run will cap off the 9-day virtual run as a sign to the cancer community that “A Race To Save Lives” is going strong!

Date: 18 to 26 September 2021
e-Venue: Island-wide Virtual Event

For more information, visit Singtel Singapore Cancer Society Race Against Cancer 2021.


6. Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2021

Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2021

It’s the same moonlight, but a different Mid-Autumn celebration! The Chinatown Festival Organizing Committee hopes to continue the tradition and celebration of the Mid-Autumn Festival in Chinatown through dazzling streets light and to bring festive cheers to everyone.

Date: 5 September to 5 October 2021
Venue: Chinatown and Virtual

For more information, visit Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2021


7. My Community Festival 2021

My Community Festival 2021

With a smorgasbord of physical tours and virtual experiences led by everyday Singaporeans, My Community Festival takes you on adventures to explore the cultural gems hidden away in often-overlooked spaces in the heart of the community.

Date: 10 September to 3 October 2021

For more information, visit My Community Festival 2021.


8. Singapore Food Festival 2021

Singapore Food Festival 2021

The Singapore Food Festival (SFF), one of the most highly-anticipated events on every foodie’s calendar, returns for its 28th edition over three weekends from 27 August to 12 September 2021 with the theme ‘Savour Singapore In Every Bite’. The only festival in Singapore dedicated to local cuisine and F&B talent, it continues to innovate, bringing foodies more than 50 gastronomic and drinking experiences on a hybrid platform. This is double the number¹ compared to last year’s virtual edition.

Date: 27 August to 12 September 2021

For more information, visit Singapore Food Festival 2021.


9. Moon-LIT! a Mid-Autumn September @ SDC

Mid Autumn at Singapore Discovery Centre

Hop over to SDC this September for a celestial Mid-Autumn month with a line up of exciting activities for you and your family. Be ready to float over the moon!

Date: 4 to 26 September 2021

For more information, visit Moon-LIT! a Mid-Autumn September @ SDC.


10. Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival 2021

Wan Qing mid autumn festival 2021Photo: NHB

As part of its annual Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations, the Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall will be presenting a special outdoor lantern installation created in collaboration with Thailand artist Boonyavee Boonsakda (Ngaew Ngaew)!

Titled Those Moonlit Moments…, the outdoor installation features four large lantern replicas, including the artist’s characters enjoying mooncakes and each other’s company under the gentle and watchful eye of Ngaew’s Moon Rabbit.

Date: 31 August to 26 September 2021
Venue: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

For more information, visit Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival 2021.


11. Dinosaurs of Antarctica

Dinosaurs of Antarctica Omni Theatre

From the Permian through the Jurassic, journey to the south polar landscapes of Antarctica hundreds of million years ago. Join us as we roam the primitive forests and thick swamps with bizarre dinosaurs and colossal amphibians, and enter a surreal world of bug-eyed giants and egg-laying mammals, where survival means enduring the sunless, six-month polar winter surrounded by meat-eaters with night vision.

Together with intrepid Antarctic scientists, go on a quest to understand the ice continent’s profound transformation and to predict the future as humans drive dramatic changes globally. Welcome to the prehistoric world of Gondwana. Welcome to Antarctica

Date: From 3 September 2021
Venue: Omni Theatre, Science Centre Singapore

For more information, visit here. You can get combo tickets via Klook.


12. Opening Weekend Programmes at Reflections at Bukit Chandu

Reflections At Bukit Chandu MuseumPhoto credit: Reflections at Bukit Chandu

Join us for the Opening Weekend on 11 and 12 September 2021 with a self-guided scavenger hunt that will immerse you in the galleries and surroundings. To commemorate the anniversary of the Japanese surrender, we will be offering complimentary livestreamed tours of both of our World War Two memorial sites, RBC and Changi Chapel and Museum, in September. The curator tour of RBC will be livestreamed on our Facebook page on 16 September.

Date: 11 and 12 September 2021
Venue: Reflections at Bukit Chandu

For more information, visit Opening Weekend Programmes at Reflections at Bukit Chandu.


13. Singapore Changi Chapel Museum WWII Half Day Tour with Dinner

Changi Chapel and Museum

The package includes:

  • The World War II story begins at the newly revamped Changi Chapel and Museum
  • Visit important war sites like Selarang Barracks
  • Learn about the infamous prison escape and view the three replica 15-inch artillery guns at Johore Battery
  • Round up the tour with a scrumptious Western meal at The Bark Cafe
  • Shutte transfer to and from Pasir Ris MRT

To book the SRV eligible tour, visit here.


14. Walk for Our Children 2021

Walk for Our Children 2021

Established in 1952, Singapore Children’s Society protects and nurtures children and youth of all races and religions.

Due to the pandemic, Children’s Society will continue with the virtual edition of Walk for Our Children. President Halimah Yacob will be the Guest-of-Honour for the Virtual Launch on 1 Sept.

For as little as $10, you can make an impact on our beneficiary’s life in a positive way by supporting the work of Children’s Society, so do sign up now here! All registrants will each receive a free fun pack* with a certificate of participation!

*while stocks last


15. Jumptopia by Kiztopia at Downtown East

jumptopia downtown east

Get ready for the next bouncy adventure by Kiztopia with Jumptopia at D’Marquee Downtown East. Hop on seven giant inflatable castles and explore different craft activity zones with your friends and family. Enjoy unforgettable memories with this special Kiztopia promotion.

  • Explore the 12,000-square-foot inflatable park filled with pure fun and action
  • Enjoy 7 different Kiztopia-themed bouncy castles featuring Space Frog, Pink Forest, and more
  • Take fun pictures at the photo booths and get creative at the activity zone
  • Find this Kiztopia offsite event at the entertainment hub in D’Marquee Downtown East

Date: 28 August to 10 October 2021
Venue: D’Marquee Downtown East

You can get tickets via KKDay.


16. My Family Weekend 2021

My Family Weekend Families For Life 2021

Start the September school holidays right by choosing family time (#IChooseFamilyTime) with Families for Life’s (FFL) annual ‘My Family Weekend’ special- the Family Fun and Laughter Night (#FFLFamilyNight).

Date: 3 to 5 September 2021

For more information, visit My Family Weekend 2021.


17. Singapore Diving Talent Search

Singapore Diving Talent Search SSA

As Singapore breaks onto the Olympic stage with the qualification of Jonathan Chan and Frieda Lim for the Tokyo Olympics, Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) is on the hunt for the next generation of diving stars!

This event is open to all Singapore citizens aged 6 to 14 years old (age on 31st December 2021). The only prerequisite is that children can swim 25 metres, comfortably and unaided in deep water using any swim stroke.

Date: 9 to 12 September 2021

For more information, visit Singapore Diving Talent Search.


18. Silver Arts

Silver Arts 2021 Cook up a storm

Silver Arts returns with its tenth edition to engage our seniors with a hybrid programming from September to December 2021, allowing them to create meaningful connections with their loved ones. They can pick from a plethora of nine in-venue, live performances and digital workshops, programmes and exhibitions.

There are some programmes to enjoy with your grandparents this September holiday. For more information, visit Silver Arts.


Note: All details are correct as at the time of publishing. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information, no guarantee is given nor responsibility is taken for errors or omissions in the compilation. Readers are advised to check with the respective event organisers for the most updated schedules, venues and details.

Mid-Autumn Festival falls on 21 September this year. We have compiled a list of Best MoonCakes in Singapore 2021. Check them out!

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