Singapore may be small but there’s always something in store for everyone. Whether it’s a new exhibition at the art museum, a new library opening or an outdoor movie screening, we’ve listed upcoming family-friendly events around the island.

Now, you have no excuse to stay at home all day! Bookmark them and bring your kids out to unwind and spend quality family time.

For other up coming events, visit Events in Singapore.

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

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#1 Wan Qing Festival of Spring 2020
Lion Dance Workshop
Happening from 1 – 2 February 2020, Wan Qing Festival of Spring 2020 features an exciting line-up of festive offerings that are great for families with children. Look forward to the ever-popular lion dance performances, craft workshops for kids as well as interactive activities such as Chinese ink painting and Chinese drum workshops for the whole family!

Date: 1 to 2 February 2020
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Venue: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall
For more information, visit Wan Qing Festival of Spring 2020.

Lunar Guardians festival of spring wan qing yuan


#2 Lunar New Year Spring Surprise 2020 At Gardens By The Bay
Lunar New Year at Gardens by the Bay
Usher in the Year of Metal Rat with a variety of festive programmes and activities this Lunar New Year. Watch The Story of Nian unfold through music, puppetry, and drama, and don’t miss out the spark-tacular Golden Pyro Dragon Dance making its first appearance in Singapore. Visitors can also look forward to thrilling acrobatic stunts by a lion dance troupe, music performances by local ensembles, shadow puppet shows telling the story of the Chinese zodiac, meet-and-greet sessions with the God of Fortune, and a festive bazaar!

Date: 27 January to 9 February 2020
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Venue: Gardens By the Bay
For more information, visit Lunar New Year Spring Surprise 2020 At Gardens By The Bay.


#3 The Istana Open House
istana open house
There will be a variety of performances on the Istana Grounds during the Open House. Admission to the Istana grounds is free for Singaporeans and Singapore PRs.

Date: 26 January 2020
Time: 8.30am – 6pm
Venue: The Istana
For more information, visit Istana Open House 2019.


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