Hoping to soak in the Hari Raya festive atmosphere? We scout the island for places where you can bask in the Hari Raya festivities. There is a good mixture of on-site and online activities and events so take your pick.


EVENTS

1. Hari Raya Light-Up

Geylang Serai Bazaar Main Arch Along Sims AvenueFile image

A month leading up to Hari Raya, visitors can drop by Geylang Serai to enjoy the festival light-ups. The festivities typically take place along Sims Avenue and Changi Road, in between Paya Lebar and Eunos MRT stations.

The public can look forward to two physical Ramadan bazaars this year, located in Kampong Glam and Geylang Serai.

Date: 25 March to 8 May 2022

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2. INNO MONTESSORI Children Community

INNO Montessori Open House

With emphasis on a calm, respectful and child-centered learning environment, Inno’s standards of maintaining a true and authentic, full-fletched Montessori, makes our new centres sufficient in providing your child with a wholesome curriculum in all academic areas and areas of personal growth and development.

Book a non-obligatory tour with us at Kembangan or East Gate today (From 25th April to 6th May) and enjoy our Open House Exclusive Offers with up to $2,800 in savings –
1st – 10th Enrolment 20% OFF Monthly fees for 12 months!
10th – 11th Enrolment 10% OFF Monthly fees for 12 months!

For more information, please visit INNO MONTESSORI Children Community.

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3. Light at Rainbow Connection II (MHC)

Rainbow Connection II at Malay Heritage CentreRainbow Connection II at the Malay Heritage Centre

Rainbows have long been held as symbols of hope, luck and new beginnings for many cultures, yet they are rare and elusive sights in the sky. From 29 April till 29 May, don’t miss the chance to experience the beauty of a rainbow that will linger for far longer at the Malay Heritage Centre’s (MHC) Rainbow Connection II.

Date: 29 April to 29 May 2022
Venue: Malay Heritage Centre

For more information, visit Light at Rainbow Connection II at Malay Heritage Centree)

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4. Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse

Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse Bilingual Environment

Schedule a visit to any of the 7 participating centres to find out what makes Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse your best choice for a premium preschool. With a guided inquiry-based approach that encompasses purposeful play and investigations for the early and preschool years, children will be able to enjoy learning opportunities that prepare them to take on the challenges of the 21st century and beyond.

Schedule a visit at the Open House to enjoy savings worth up to $1,400 when you enrol your child!

Schedule your tour here.

For more information, visit Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse Open House.

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5. Singapore HeritageFest (SHF) 2022

Singapore HeritageFest 2022

The Singapore HeritageFest celebrates its 19th edition this year! Come May, discover the lesser-known stories of Singapore’s vibrant travel history and rich natural heritage through a mix of on-site and online experiences. Pack your bags and go on a journey to explore the evolution of travel to and within Singapore, while reflecting on Singapore’s role as a dynamic tourism hub; or dive deep into Singapore’s natural heritage, discover flora and fauna native to the region and discuss Singapore’s growth as a “Garden City”.

Date: 2 to 29 May 2022
Venue: Various locations island-wide & online

For more information, visit Singapore HeritageFest (SHF) 2022.

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6. Cerita (Stories) Special Exhibition

Cerita exhibition Malay Heritage Centre

If a picture paints a thousand words, what more the artefacts at the Malay Heritage Centre’s (MHC) latest exhibition, which are related to the Malay community, collected over the past decade? Cerita, meaning “stories” in Malay, will shine the spotlight on the stories and narratives of life in the Nusantara (Malay Archipelago) in a final show that marks the Centre’s last before it closes its doors for a revamp later this year.

Date: 29 January to 31 July 2022
Venue: Malay Heritage Centre

For more information, visit Cerita (Stories) Special Exhibition

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7. Precious Peony (富贵牡丹) Floral Display

Precious Peony Floral Display at Gardens by the Bay

For the first time in Gardens by the Bay‘s 10-year history of floral displays, more than 70 artefacts of Chinese and Peranakan culture, on loan from Peranakan Museum (a division of Asian Civilisations Museum), The Intan and The Society for Chinese Ceramics Studies, will be showcased alongside peonies at the Precious Peony (富贵牡丹) floral display. This is Gardens by the Bay’s inaugural collaboration with our local museums for a floral display.

Date: 9 April to 3 8 May 2022
Venue: Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay

Visitors can get tickets to Flower Dome via Klook.

For more information, visit Precious Peony Floral Display.

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8. 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.

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9. Colour Socks Parade 2022

Colour Socks Parade 2022

As part of Celebrating MINDS 60 (CM60), MINDS has launched the Colour Socks Parade 2022, which is a virtual challenge and fundraising event taking place over the course of 60 days. Open to the community from all walks of life, participants have the option of signing up as an individual or a team of up to 10 participants, to collectively clock the target distance of 60,000km using the Strava app.

Participants may choose to walk, run, swim a total distance of 60km during the challenge period, or alternatively, to cover the same distance by cycling. The top individuals and teams who clocked the longest distance, and raised the most support for the programmes and services, will stand to win attractive prizes, sponsored by partners. Registration starts at $38 per participant, and participants will receive a Compressport Sports T-shirt and an e-Certicate upon completion. #ColourSocksParade2022 #CM60 #SGMinds

Date: 2 April to 31 May 2022

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10. Cartoonito Play Date

Cartoonito Play Date

Cartoonito has launched in Singapore on Cartoon Network, and the new pre-school programming block is celebrating with a special Cartoonito Play Date! Happening at Wildlings @ Dempsey over 2 weekends – April 22 to 24 and April 29 to May 1.

A fun-filled nature experience, the Cartoonito Play Date highlights the programme’s unique educational framework of “Humancentric Learning” and four core pillars of Creativity, Caring, Curiosity and Courage. Young ones are encouraged to explore and use their imagination through exciting activities.

There will also be plenty of goody-bags and giveaways on the day.

Date: 22 to 24 and 29 April to 1 May2022
Venue: Wildlings @ Dempsey

For more information, visit here.

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11. Singapore’s Largest Chupa Chups Lollipop Lands at Changi Airport

Changi Airport T3 Chupa Chups

Strike a pose with Singapore’s largest Chupa Chups lollipop, or frolic in fun alongside colourful installations of the brand’s striking design around Terminal 3 (T3). Take your pick from the many Chupa Chups lollipop flavours at the T3 pop-up retail store and exclusive Chupa Chups premiums up for redemption, including limited edition Chupa Chups-themed cooler bags and collapsible lunch boxes! Kids can also try their hands at the seven fun S.M.A.R.T workshops, ranging from arts and craft to robotics and coding. Even better, spend at Changi Airport and redeem these workshops at more than 40% discount!

Date: 11 March to 3 May 2022
Venue: Changi Airport and Jewel

For more information, visit Changi Airport Chupa Chups Lollipop.

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PLACES OF INTEREST

12. Butterflies Up-Close: Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri

Butterflies Up Close Hari Raya Aidilfitri

Date: 29 April to 3 May 2022
Operation hours: 10am – 1pm & 2pm – 5pm
Admission: Charges apply.

Celebrate Aidilfitri with our colouring activity at Butterflies Up-close! Complimentary with every ticket purchased.

You can purchase Butterflies Up-Close tickets via Klook.

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13. S.E.A. Aquarium

Date: Daily
Operation hours: 10am – 7pm
Admission: Charges apply.

You can purchase S.E.A. Aquarium™ One-Day Ticket via Klook or KKday.

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PLACES To EAT

14. Atrium Restaurant in Holiday Inn Singapore

Get up to 50% off this buffet at Atrium Restaurant via Klook.


MUSEUMS

The following museums are open during the Hari Raya Puasa. The list is not exhaustive, visit here for a list of Museums in Singapore.

15. National Museum Of Singapore

national museum of singapore

Date: Daily
Operation hours: 10am – 7pm
Admission: Free for Citizens and Permanent Residents

Non-citizens and non-PRs can get tickets at discounted prices over at Klook or KKDay.

For more information, visit here.

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16. The Asian Civilisations Museum

Asian Civilisations Museum ACM Singapore

Date: Daily
Operation hours: 10am – 7pm (Open till 9pm on Fridays)
Admission: Free for Citizens and Permanent Residents

Non-citizens and non-PRs can get tickets at discounted prices over at Klook or KKDay.

For more information, visit here.

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17. National Gallery Singapore

national gallery singapore

Date: Daily
Operation hours: 10am to 7pm
Admission: Free for Citizens and Permanent Residents

You can get tickets at discounted prices over at Klook or KKDay.

For more information, visit here.

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18. ArtScience Museum

ArtScience Museum late-night opening

Date: Daily
Operation hours: Sun – Thu 10am – 7pm (Last entry at 6pm) | Fri – Sat 10am – 9pm (Last entry at 8pm)
Admission: Charges apply

Non-citizens and non-PRs can get tickets at discounted prices over at Klook or KKDay.

ArtScience Museum is hosting Attack on Titan Exhibition from 19 February to 3 July 2022. For more information, visit Attack on Titan Exhibition.





HARI RAYA RELATED

19. Hari Raya Open House at Malay Heritage Centre

Paw-verbs on the Lawn 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.

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20. 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.

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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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