It’s the month of May when we celebrate Labour Day and Mother’s Day. June school holiday will also start on 27 May. We have sussed out new happenings, events and products in Singapore for May 2023.

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1. Combi Mama Class – Healthy Sleep Happy Baby and Proper Skincare for Newborn

combi mama class for pregnant moms

📅 27 May 2023
⏰ 2pm to 5pm (Registration starts at 1.30pm)
📍 Connection One, Tower 4
167 Jalan Bukit Merah #02-14, Singapore 150167
🏷 Couple $15 / $10 per pax
Includes: A goodie bag worth $30 and stand a chance to win the lucky draw giveaway happening at the end of the COMBI Mama class

For more information, visit Combi Mama Class May 2023.


2. Singapore HeritageFest (SHF) 2023

Singapore HeritageFest 2022

The Singapore HeritageFest (SHF) turns 20! In this special edition, we will be presenting our first-ever symposium that will spotlight the evolution of Singapore’s rich heritage landscape, as we also celebrate NHB’s 30th anniversary this special year.

SHF2023 will also bring festival-goers on a journey to relive the stories that connect us through two thematic focus – our rich sporting and public transportation history. The festival will celebrate the vibrant and rich history of Singapore’s sporting landscape, local personalities who contributed to it, and the evolution of our rich infrastructure.

📅 1 to 28 May 2023
📍 Various Locations

For more information, visit Singapore HeritageFest (SHF) 2023.


3. Love the Last March – Witness the World’s Longest Sculpture to Save Wildlife

Love the Last March World's Longest Sculpture in Singapore

Depicting the greatest animal march on Planet Earth, join us on Endangered Species Day 2023 (19th May) as Singapore plays host to the longest sculpture in the world – Love The Last March!

Designed by internationally renowned artists, Gillie and Marc are here for the first time with their biggest sculpture yet! Well-known for their monumental public sculptures that bring awareness to wildlife through their art are seen in major capital cities across the globe. An augmented reality also awaits the public, allowing the animal sculptures to leap out of their static bronze bodies and begin their march, making it seem as though they are marching LIVE together for their lives.

📅 19 May 2023 to 18 May 2024
📍 Gardens by the Bay

For more information, visit Love the Last March.


4. Children’s Season at the National Museum 2023: Get Curious: All About Food!

Get ready for fun-filled school holidays at the National Museum! Get Curious: All About Food invites families – children, parents, and grandparents – to discover the stories behind food-related artefacts in the museum through play and exploration.

📅 27 May to 25 June 2023
📍 National Museum

For more information, visit Children’s Season at the National Museum 2023.


5. Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA)

Singapore International Festival of Arts SIFA 2023

Returning from 19 May to 4 June 2023 with the title The Anatomy of Performance – Some People, this year’s Festival marks the second year of Hennedige’s three-year tenure as Festival Director. The Festival will return to the live stage in 2023 with four newly commissioned productions and 11 invited international presentations, while continuing to keep its digital presence with a new series of writing and animated art.

📅 19 May to 4 June 2023

For more information, visit Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA).


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1. Nin Jiom Herbal Candy Winning Voice Contest

Nin Jiom Herbal Candy Winning Voice Contest

Do you and your kids want to win a chance to be on the radio with DJ Joshua Simon, and other prizes worth over $5000 in total? Here’s your chance!

To find out more, visit here.

Date: Till 31 May 2022

For more information, visit Nin Jiom Herbal Candy Winning Voice Contest.


2. MCE June School Holiday Booster Workshops

Marshall Cavendish Education March Math Workshop

This year, Marshall Cavendish Education (MCE) is organising the annual June school holiday workshops to help prepare your child for the new semester and enjoy some STEM and coding fun in the meantime too!

MCE is giving a 10% discount for all TNAP readers with the promo code TNAP10.

Date: 30 May to 8 June 2022

Register now here.

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For more information, visit MCE June School Holiday Booster Workshops


3. Decathlon Run 2022

Decathlon Run 2022

What better way to motivate yourself to improve your running performance than to train and compete in a competition? Surrounded by like-minded running enthusiasts, join the Decathlon Run 2022 and start your journey of becoming a better runner today as your prepare for the event.

Date: 2 to 26 May (Virtual) | 27 to 29 May 2022 (Physical)

For more information, visit Decathlon Run 2022.


4. British Council June Holiday Camps 2022

British Council Study Camp students in a group work

The British Council’s Holiday Study Camps are an opportunity for your child to explore the world beyond English and develop the 21st century competencies needed for academic and future success. Enjoy up to 25% discount! Book our British Council June 2022 Holiday Study Camp for your child now!

From now until 29 May, get S$100 Popular vouchers if you register for at least two weeks of camp! While stocks last.

Camps are available for Early Years, Primary and Secondary-aged students.

Date: 30 May to 24 June 2022

Register now here.

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For more information, visit British Council June Holiday Camps.


5. LingoAce June Holiday Workshops

LingoAce Best Preschool Program

Looking for ways to engage your child this June Holiday? Don’t miss an exciting adventure as we take your child into the world of Chinese fable stories like Journey to the West《西游记》and Romance of the Three Kingdoms《三国演义》. But that’s not all! For parents looking to boost your child’s Chinese grades, join our intensive bridging course to strengthen written and oral communication! Make the most out of your child’s June Holidays today!

Date: 28 May to 30 June 2022

Register now here.

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For more information, visit LingoAce June Holiday Workshops.


6. Hari Raya Open House at Malay Heritage Centre

KasiOnRayaFest Hari Raya Puasa Malay Heritage Centre

Revel in the festivities of Ramadan and Syawal at the Malay Heritage Centre’s annual Hari Raya Open House! This year’s celebrations will be taking place both onsite and online, serving you a wide plethora of programmes and activities to engage in.

Date: 27 to 29 May 2022

For more information, visit Hari Raya Open House at Malay Heritage Centre.


7. Baker’s Brew

Bakers Brew June holidays baking camp

School’s out, and Baker’s Brew is in! Baker’s Brew’s Junior Studio is holding an exciting baking camp for curious kiddos. This 3-day camp introduces children to various aspects of baking like important hygiene skills, how to use ingredients, and recipe-reading. Each day of the camp will yield a different unique dessert, and all aprons, materials, and equipment will be provided.

From mixing up their own batter to decorating their animal-themed creations, there’s no sweeter way to let your little ones feel a sense of pride and achievement this June! Kids even get to bring home an activity file and Mini Masterchef certificate at the end of the course. Register now at an introductory price of $198 (U.P. $298).

Date: 5 schedules to choose from, within 28th May to 24th June 2022
Venue: Paragon Shopping Centre, #05-46

For more information, visit Baker’s Brew.


8. SCCC’s Cultural Extravaganza

SCCC Cultural Extravaganza Funderland

Back for its fifth year, Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre (SCCC) announced the grand return of its marquee event Cultural Extravaganza. Notable local art groups like Bhaskar’s Arts Academy, Nine Years Theatre, T.H.E Dance Company, TENG Ensemble, Jazz Association (Singapore), Ding Yi Music Company, and PLAYInc will be joining this year’s festival lineup.

Date: 13 May to 19 June 2022

For more information, visit SCCC’s Cultural Extravaganza.


9. Istana Labour Day & Hari Raya Puasa Open House

istana open house

The Labour Day – Hari Raya Puasa Istana Open House (IOH) will be held on Saturday, 7 May 2022. For the first time since the start of the pandemic, visitors to the IOH will be able to purchase admission passes to enter the Main Building, where they can visit selected function rooms and have the opportunity to view a collection of State Gifts as well as the room set-ups for state events. Safe management measures will be in place to ensure the safety of all visitors.

Date: 7 May 2022

In view of the easing of SMM from 26 April 2022, there is no longer a need to apply for tickets to enter the Istana grounds for this IOH.

For more information, visit Istana Labour Day & Hari Raya Puasa Open House.


10. Wan Qing Dragon Boat Festival 2022

Wan Qing Dragon Boat Festival 2022

Discover the story and traditions behind Dragon Boat Festival, one of the oldest cultural festivals in the world, and revel in the rich historical and cultural significance of the festival with a line-up of live performances, cultural workshops, heritage walking tours, storytelling sessions, and more during the weekend open house.

Date: 21 May to 3 June 2022
Venue: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall & SYSNMH Facebook page

For more information, visit Wan Qing Dragon Boat Festival 2022.


11. Children’s Season 2022 – The Night Is Young

Get ready for the first-ever night-themed Children’s Season this June school holidays! This year’s exciting line-up of family-friendly museum programmes will feature night-time storytelling and craft sessions where children get opportunities to explore participating museums after sunset.

Date: 28 May to 26 June 2022
Admin Charges: Mix of Free and Paid Activities

For more information, visit Children’s Season 2022.


12. Big BlockWalk 2022

Big BlockWalk 2022

Organised by Habitat for Humanity Singapore, in partnership with the Public Hygiene Council (PHC), Big BlockWalk aims to rally between 1,000 volunteers who believe in championing safe and healthy living environments beyond the home. Big BlockWalk will be one of the closing events for the PHC ‘Keep Clean, Singapore’ campaign. Join us to simultaneously be part of an islandwide effort to pick litter in our community spaces in the heartlands or favourite green spaces. This event is suitable for all ages and can be a fun learning moment for family with young kids.

Date: 28 May 2022
Time: 10am – 11.30am
Venue: Any outdoor area you preferred
Price: Free-of-charge
Event registration link.

For more information, visit here.


13. Singapore Army Open House

Army Open House 2022

Army Open House 2022 (AOH22) is returning to the City and the Heartlands (Punggol and Bishan)!

Head on down to ride in the various ‘Battle Rides’, test your SAR21 marksmanship, visit and learn about our Army Formations, explore the NS55 Showcase and other exciting shows and activities!

For more information, visit Singapore Army Open House 2022.


14. Gardens by the Bay Children’s Festival

Gardens by the Bay Children's Festival Kiztopia

Up, up and away! This June school holidays, kids and their families are set to be blown away as eight specially-designed giant inflatables, measuring up to 12.5metres tall, take centrestage at Gardens by the Bay. Brought to you by Gardens by the Bay, in partnership with Kiztopia, Singapore’s leading mega-indoor kids’ edutainment playground centre, and featuring Kiztopia Friends, this larger-than-life inflatables installation is part of this year’s Children’s Festival, at the Supertree Grove.

Date: 28 May to 19 June 2022
Time: 10am – 7pm daily
Venue: Supertree Grove, Gardens by the Bay

For more information, visit Gardens by the Bay Children’s Festival 2022.


15. ‘As You Were’ Larger-than-life Public Art Installations from Jurong to Punggol

As You Were Our Dreams Must Continue Artwork

Bring out your inner child with the simple joy of a seesaw, share your secrets through a larger-than-life paper cup, or marvel at a giant version of a Marie biscuit. The public can engage with five public art installations located across three park spaces in Singapore – Bishan-AMK Park, Jurong Lake Gardens, and Punggol Waterway Park.

Date: 12 May to 30 October 2022

For more information, visit ‘As You Were’ Larger-than-life Public Art Installations from Jurong to Punggol.


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.

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