We are down to the last few days of June School Holidays 2017. Already ran out of ideas to do? Here are some Out-Of-The-Box suggestions for you.

1. Take a Walk in the Largest Flea Market
sungei road flea market

Sungei Road Thieves Market is located between Jalan Besar and Rochor Canal Road and is one of the largest and definitely the oldest flea market in Singapore. The last day of operation for the Sungei Road flea market will be on 10 July 2017. The site will be used for ground preparation works to facilitate future residential development use.

For more information, go to Sungei Road Thieves And Flea Market


2. Nature Guided Walk at the Istana
istana open house

Date: 25 June 2017
Time: 8.30am – 6pm
Venue: The Istana

Sign up for the Nature Guided Walk during the Istana Open House on Hari Raya Puasa. This guided walk is a collaboration between the President’s Office and the National Parks Board (NParks), which will showcase the Istana’s flora, fauna and biodiversity.

The guided walk starts from 10am to 4pm, and is conducted hourly. Please look out for signs on the Istana grounds to find out where you can register for the guided walk.

There will be a variety of performances on the grounds during the Open House.

For more information, go to Istana Open House 2017


3. Go Local – Support Local Farmers
kranji countryside farmers market mar 2016

Date & Time: 24 June (12pm-6pm) | 25 June (10am-4pm)
Venue: Nyee Phoe (Gardenasia)

Come join local farmers and makers at Kranji Farmers’ Market! Discover Singapore’s countryside and enjoy local produce, artisanal foods and fun for everyone

For more information, go to Kranji Countryside Farmers’ Market


4. Chill With Live Music @ Empress
music at empress

Date: 24 June 2017
Time: 6 – 7pm
Venue: Civic District Singapore

Don’t miss out on Music@Empress this month! Enjoy live music as you chill with friends and family, against the beautiful backdrop of the Victoria Theatre, right in the heart of the Civic District!

For more information, go to Music@Empress.


5. Bring Dreams and Stories to Life
Yayoi Kusama The Obliteration Room gallery childrens biennale 17

Date: 20 May to 8 October 2017
Time: Sun – Thu, Public Holidays: 10am – 7pm | Fri – Sat, Eve of Public Holidays: 10am – 10pm.
Venue: National Gallery Singapore

Young visitors to the National Gallery Singapore will have their creative imagination ignited with the launch of the first-ever Gallery Children’s Biennale.

Themed Dreams & Stories, Gallery Children’s Biennale will feature ten interactive installations and new commissioned works by artists from Singapore and beyond.

For more information, go to Gallery Children’s Biennale.


6. Join the Dark Side at Pulau Ubin

Discover Ubin after twilight through night activities: walks, night kayaking, camping under the stars. Join Kampung Reunite – Sunset BBQ and campfire with kampung music and stories. Take the family nature camping and join a kids’ night walk.

For more information, go to Pesta Ubin 2017.


7. Visit the Oldest Chinese Temple In Singapore
thian hock keng temple singapore

Thian Hock Keng is a rare temple that encompasses Taoism, Buddhism and Confucianism. In addition to its main deity, Goddess of the Seas – Ma Zu (妈祖), other deities include Goddess of Mercy – Guan Yin (观音) and Confucius – Kong Zi (孔子).

Over the years, it has continued to attract devotees of different dialect groups and is especially crowded during birthday celebrations of deities.

For more information, go to Thian Hock Keng – Oldest Chinese Temple In Singapore.

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