Singapore’s National Day is just round the corner. Are you as excited as us?

The National Day Parade NDP 2019 will be at The Padang as the country marks 200 years since the founding of modern Singapore. In the weekends leading up to the actual day itself, there will be combined rehearsals, National Education and full dress rehearsals and guess what, you can actually be around to catch some of the performances and aerial displays etc.

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National Day Rehearsal Dates

In the lead up to National Day Parade (NDP) 2019, mobile column rehearsals will be held on these dates at Tuas South:

  • 11 May 2019 (NDP Combined Component Rehearsal CCR 1)
  • 18 May 2019 (NDP CCR 2)
  • 25 May 2019 (NDP CCR 3)
  • 8 June 2019 (NDP CCR 5)


There will be NDP combined rehearsals will be held on these dates (at Padang):

  • 15 June 2019 (CR1)
  • 22 June 2019 (CR2)
  • 29 June 2019 (CR3)
  • 6 July 2019 (NE1)
  • 13 July 2019 (NE2)
  • 20 July 2019 (NE3)
  • 27 July 2019 (NDP Preview 1)
  • 3 August 2019 (NDP Preview 2)


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Below are the highlights of NDP 2018.

NDP 2018 Highlights

Approximate timings:

5.55pm – Naval Divers Free Fall
6.00pm – Red Lions Free Fall
6.49pm – State Flag Flypast
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6.50pm – RSAF Starburst
6.51pm – 21 Gun Salute
6.57pm – Fire of Joy (Feu de joie)
7pm – RSAF Flypast

7.38pm – Old Playgrounds Water Floats
7.43pm – Mini Fireworks
8pm – Fireworks
8.08pm – Main Fireworks
8.16pm – Fireworks

Singapore National Day

Actual Day: 9 August 2019

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