20 Events in Singapore You Should Attend in September 2017


As we approach the end of the third quarter of this year (wait, what?!), there is yet again a line up of events happening in Singapore! So if you’re looking for activities to do or places to go to wind down, read on to see what events are happening!

1. The Nutcracker – A Spectacular Magic Extravaganza

About The Nutcracker – A Spectacular Magic Extravaganza
Journey through a magical world of a timeless classic told through spectacular magic, special effects, video animation, and costumes that bring the season’s dreams to life! A brand-new magic-meets-theatre production directed by Fan Dong Kai, the one-of-its-kind featuring world-class illusions, state-of-the-art technology combining classical music arranged in modern style, The Nutcracker promises to dazzle your senses, touch your heart and bring you on a spectacular magic sensory adventure.

For more information, click here.

Dates: 25 August – 10 September 2017, Saturday
Time: Various timings (visit website for more details)
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Gateway Theatre, 3615 Jalan Bukit Merah Singapore 159461
Nearest MRT Station: Redhill MRT (East-West Line)

2. COMEX 2017

About COMEX 2017
Singapore’s largest Consumer Electronics Exhibition is back! With over 600 exhibitors at each event, there will definitely be a comprehensive line-up of the latest and hottest consumer technology gadgets as well as a plethora of accessories all under one roof. Once again, there are going to be irresistible discounts and deals on all the latest and hottest I.T. products and accessories.

There will be various show highlights which include trade in and repair services,  Sure-Win Instant lucky dip, Star Buys and Tech Showcase! Be sure to come ready and check out the latest technologies, exclusive offers, and great bargains!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 31 August – 3 September 2017, Thursday – Sunday
Time: 11am – 9pm (Level 3), 12pm to 9pm (Level 4, 6)
Admission: Free
Address: SUNTEC Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
Nearest MRT Station: Esplanade MRT (Circle Line)

3. Ballet Under The Stars

About Ballet Under the Stars
Presented by Singapore Dance Theatre, the 22nd edition of the Singapore’s most celebrated outdoor dance event is back! Come and enjoy an enchanting evening of ballet at the luscious Fort Canning Green over two weekends.

Eclectic and electric in every measure, the first weekend of Ballet Under the Stars brings to you three rousing and powerful contemporary creations. The second weekend of Ballet Under the Stars presents a paradise of sparkling classical enchantment as three iconic weddings take the stage! Be ready to pack a sumptuous picnic spread with your loved ones because you would not want to miss out on this merriment and felicity!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 1 – 10 September 2017, Friday – Saturday
Time: 7:30pm onwards
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Fort Canning Park, Fort Canning Green
Nearest MRT Station: Dhoby Ghaut MRT (North-East Line)

4. Michael Learns to Rock “Eternal Asia Tour 2017” Live in Singapore

About Michael Learns to Rock “Eternal Asia Tour 2017” Live in Singapore
Denmark’s Biggest Pop Export Michael Learns to Rock (MLTR), who last performed in July 2015, is coming back for a one-night concert “Eternal Asia Tour 2017” Live in Singapore. The band was formed in 1988 and have sold more than 11 million records physical albums since the debut album in 1991, more than 6 million paid downloads, estimated 50 million video views on YouTube.

This year, the show will consist of 2 stages allowing MLTR to get closer to fans who are sitting farther away from the main stage. So fans be prepared to have MLTR singing to you right in front of you! For a night out listening to old school songs, this is the one for you.

For more information, click here.

Dates: 2 September 2017, Saturday
Time: 7pm till 10pm
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Singapore Indoor Stadium
Nearest MRT Station: Stadium MRT (Circle Line)

5. Deepavali Light-Up Ceremony & UTSAV Street Parade

About Deepavali Light-Up Ceremony & UTSAV Street Parade
Organised by Little India Shopkeepers & Heritage Association (LiSHA), Singapore’s Deepavali celebrations will have a magnificent start with a grand UTSAV Street Parade. Immerse in the festivities and a musical potpourri of cultural performances by local and international artistes. Enjoy the evening of rhythmic music, dance and beautiful street floats.

For more information, click here.

Dates: 2 September 2017, Saturday
Time: 6pm – 10pm
Admission: Free but requires registration (visit website for more details)
Address: Race Course Road
Nearest MRT Station: Little India MRT (North-East Line)

6. The Finest Thai

About The Finest Thai
Sansiri & The Royal Thai Embassy in Singapore jointly inaugurate ‘The Finest Thai’, the first Finest Thai festival that will bring some of the best Thai talent – from food to fashion.

The Finest Cuisine Zone is dedicated to the most delectable Thai taste for you to enjoy. From over 35 food stalls, the area is comprised of full range of Thai gourmet taste that satisfies your favourite lifestyle. This includes First Thai, Nakhon and Soi 19. Apart from the main course, an assortment of dessert and drinks are lined up for you to find your favourite taste. The highlight is After You Dessert Café with their best-seller menus such as Durian Kakigori, and Shibuya Honey Toast that would be exclusively served to you for the first time in Singapore.

There will also be a Performances and Workshop Zone where you can enroll in a range of Thai handicraft workshops such as Thai calligraphy, silk weaving or even Thai cartoon drawing for the kids! The Finest of Fashion Zone will be where you can shop the selection of Young Blood Thai Designers brands, and series of home decorations, brought to you by Siam Center and Siam Discovery.

For more information, click here.

Dates: 8 – 10 September 2017, Friday – Sunday
Time: 12pm – 9pm
Admission: Free
Address: Royal Thai Embassy Singapore, 370 Orchard Road, Singapore 238870
Nearest MRT Station: Orchard MRT (North-South Line)

7. Children’s Disney and DreamWorks Delights

About Children’s Disney and DreamWorks Delights
ITE College West Symphonic Band, West Symphonia, will be playing soundtracks from Disney and DreamWork’s shows at the Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage. For 1-hour, the quiet night of Singapore Botanic Gardens will be filled with music of soundtracks that all can enjoy. You can be sure to hear West Symphonia playing soundtracks from well-known Disney and Dreamwork’s movies such as Frozen, Mulan, The Little Mermaid and Moana!

Be sure to make use of the free admission by grabbing some friends, a picnic mat and snacks to enjoy a night of singing to your favourite songs and letting your inner child out for some fun!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 9 September, Saturday
Time: 6pm – 7pm
Admission: Free
Address: Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Rd, 259569
Nearest MRT Station: Botanic Gardens (Downtown Line)

8. Pop-Up Noise: The Great Singapore Replay

About Pop-Up Noise: The Great Singapore Replay
Organised by Noise Singapore, The Great Singapore Replay pays homage to Singapore’s greatest hits of yesteryears, remade by emerging and established artists who are shaping Singapore’s music scene today. Experience the reimagined tunes from their unique collaboration live on-stage on 9 September 2017. Register now and stand a chance to win exciting prizes!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 9 September 2017, Saturday
Time: 4pm till 11pm
Admission: Free
Address: Clarke Quay Central, 6 Eu Tong Sen Street The Central, Singapore 059817
Nearest MRT Station: Clarke Quay MRT (North-East Line)

9. Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo

About Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo
Meet awesome prehistoric creatures, from cute baby dinos to some of the largest carnivores and herbivores that have ever walked the planet! Erth’s dinosaurs are unmistakably ‘alive’ and mostly friendly in this fun, educational and unique performance that will delight all audiences from ages 5 years and up. Get up-close and personal with an amazing array of creatures from bygone eras, connecting young audiences to the real science of palaeontology. There will also be a free arts & crafts sessions for children to participate in.

For more information, click here.

Dates: 9 September 2017, Saturday
Time: 12pm
Admission: Free & Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: United Square Shopping Mall, 101 Thomson Road, Singapore 307591
Nearest MRT Station: Novena MRT (North-South Line)

10. Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC)

The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) is an eclectic mix of pop culture from the East and the West. Celebrating their 10th anniversary this September, STGCC is a kaleidoscope of comics, toys, games, manga, anime, cosplay and collectibles with a line-up of industry heavyweights, latest pop culture releases and non-stop stage entertainment. STGCC 2017 will also feature an amazing, star-studded guest line-up which includes Disney’s top selling artistes, James C. Mulligan.

Attendees get to score limited edition drops, coveted autographs from celebrated comic artists and rare selfies with popular cosplay personalities, and a whole weekend to geek out as their favourite characters. Get ready to have a weekend filled with games, comics, manga, cosplay, anime and collectibles!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 9 – 10 September 2017, Saturday – Sunday
Time: 10am – 8pm
Admission: Ticketed from $9 onwards (visit website for more details)
Address: Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956
Nearest MRT Station: Bayfront MRT (Circle/Downtown Line)

11. POSB PAssion Run for Kids

About POSB PAssion Run for Kids
The POSB PAssion Run for Kids is back for its 9th running year!

Although it might be a little too late for registration, fret not! This year, POSB PAssion Run for Kids will be held at the Marina Promontory where there will also be a Family Carnival happening! At the carnival, there will be fun-filled activities for the whole family to enjoy. Activities will include live performances, the free giveaway as well as other exciting fringe programs. And don’t worry, even if you are not a race participant, this carnival is free to attend!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 10 September 2017, Sunday
Time: 6am – 4pm
Admission: Free & Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: The Promontory @ Marina Bay, 11 Marina Boulevard, Singapore 018940
Nearest MRT Station: Bugis MRT (East-West Line)

12. West Side Story

About West Side Story
Inspired by Shakespeare’s tumultuous love story Romeo and Juliet, and set amidst the vicious rivalry of teenage gangs in 1950s New York, West Side Story’s ground-breaking choreography and unforgettable score changed the face of musical theatre for ever when it burst onto the Broadway stage in 1957. Now a vibrant new stage production of the classic dance musical is coming to Singapore!

This musical packs a powerful punch, both dramatically and musically. The movie version won an incredible 10 Oscars (including Best Picture) and further cemented the reputation of this undoubted masterpiece.

For more information, click here.

Dates: 13 – 24 September 2017, Sunday
Time: Various timings (visit website for more details)
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Mastercard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands
Nearest MRT Station: Bayfront MRT (Circle Line)


The world’s first Formula 1 night race is back again this year! Get ready to hear the revving engines of the cars as this event continues to enthrall spectators! Witness the skilled F1 drivers race in ridiculously high speeds while skilfully weaving through our city streets against the backdrop of Singapore’s iconic historical landmarks, modern skyscrapers and unmistakable skyline.

This year’s entertainment line-up once again includes big names such as Calvin Harris, Ariana Grande, The Chainsmokers and OneRepublic. If you’re looking for a night out that consists of adrenaline-pumping action and non-stop live entertainment, this is the event to go for!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 15 – 17 September 2017, Friday – Sunday
Time: 10am – 8pm
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Marina Bay Street Circuit, 1 Republic Boulevard 
Nearest MRT Station: Promenade MRT (Circle/Downtown Line)

14. Oktoberfest 2017

About Oktoberfest 2017
This event needs no introduction, but for those of you who are new to this, here’s one for you. Oktoberfest originated from Germany and it is typically known as a beer festival with its wide range of beer selections and promotions. Ever since Singapore caught on the Oktoberfest-fever in 2013, following its roots, it has been held as a yearly event.

Swiss Club’s Oktoberfest will be sure to make you feel like you’ve been transported to Germany the moment you enter. With Austrian folk singer, Andreas Gabalier as a special appearance, Oktoberfest will be held over a span of 4 days of non-stop beer and dancing! With the Friday and Saturday’s tickets already sold out *gasps*, all you beer lovers better hurry up!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 20 – 24 September, Wednesday – Sunday
Time: 6pm – late (Wednesday – Saturday), 11am – 2pm (Sunday)
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Swiss Club Singapore, 36 Swiss Club Road, Singapore 288139
Nearest MRT Station: Botanic Gardens (Downtown Line)

15. The GREAT Food Festival

About The GREAT Food Festival
An inaugural collaboration between Resorts World Singapore and SAVOUR, showcasing the region’s most expansive array of culinary and lifestyle trends all in one location. Choose from over 100 signature dishes from Michelin-starred and award winning restaurants, get up close and personal with over 40 international culinary celebrities, sample over 300 delectable desserts and pastries and participate in the complimentary celebrity chef masterclasses and hands-on workshops.

There will be five main segments: Star Chef Arena, Heritage Lane, Rollin’ Sweet Times, Feast of Kings and Connoisseur Collection. Each segments carries a unique theme filled with mouth-watering food from celebrity chefs worldwide!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 21 – 24 September 2017, Thursday – Sunday
Time: 11am – 10pm (visit website for more details)
Admission: Free & Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Resorts World Sentosa, Sentosa Gateway Singapore 098269
Nearest MRT Station: HarbourFront MRT (North-East/Circle Line)

16. EP!C Presents Ingrosso

About EP!C Presents Ingrosso
EP!C Presents Ingrosso with Hong & Lincey. Sebastian Ingrosso, former member of supergroup Swedish House Mafia, has had a career that truly mirrors his excitable and animated personality. From Coachella to Madison Square Garden, the Grammy-nominated artist/producer has taken electronic music places people thought to be impossible. With more than a decade spent crafting landmark movements for the electronic music world, his legacy is felt from the club floor through to the festival main stages, from billboard charts and beyond.

If you’re looking for a night of fun and great music, this is an event for you!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 22 September 2017, Friday
Time: 9pm till late
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Zouk Singapore, 3C River Valley Road #01-05, The Cannery, 179022
Nearest MRT Station: Clarke Quay MRT (North-East Line)

17. Asia Fighting Championships 2017

About Asia Fighting Championships 2017
For the first time in Singapore, a new brand and concept aim to unite different nations through the provision of a professional platform to showcase the talent in the sport worldwide. Meet top champion fighters from Korea, Macau, Malaysia and many more who will be making their first appearance and fight against Singapore’s very own.

Adding a touch of entertainment and glitz, an official match between Singapore Idol’s Sylvester Sim and the infamous Steven Lim “Kor Kor” that will absolutely complete a thrilling night to remember.

For more information, click here.

Dates: 23 September 2017, Saturday
Time: 6pm onwards
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Sands Expo And Convention Centre (Hall A), Marina Bay Sands
Nearest MRT Station: Bayfront MRT (Circle Line)

18. The Color Run

About The Color Run
The Color Run Singapore is back with a new look! For 2017, we bring you The Color Run Night Singapore presented by CIMB Bank – the nocturnal way to experience the Happiest 5K! Participants wear a black light headlamp to capture the UV reactive powder during the color throws, the glow of the color zones and the night attractions throughout the entire neon course. Basically, it’s a glowtastic 5K party from start to finish!

The Color Run Night is a five-kilometer, un-timed colorful night run. Thousands of participants, or Color Runners, are doused from head to toe in neon colors at each kilometer. The course is a sweet starlit party, featuring four color zones and massive color throws. Sweet beats pump from all the zones, giving you a nightlife experience you and your squad can only get here!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 23 September 2017, Saturday
Time: 5pm onwards
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Palawan Green, Sentosa
Nearest MRT Station: HarbourFront MRT (Circle Line)

19. Couple’s Perfume Workshop

About Couple’s Perfume Workshop
It is known that an individual’s perfume says a lot about their personality, so do you know your other half well enough? Organised by Jetaime Perfumery and Perfume Workshop Singapore, the couple’s perfume workshop is the perfect opportunity for couples to come together to create your own signature scent for your partner or for yourself!

Make a perfect gift with each other and have fun doing so! If you’re looking for an activity for your date day, this is the event you’re looking for! Each person gets to make and take home 105ml of custom perfume – 3 travel-size sample and 1 hand-polished crystal bottle.

For more information, click here.

Dates: 23 September 2017, Saturday
Time: Various timings in 2h slots  (visit website for more details)
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Goodman Arts Center, 90 Goodman Road
Nearest MRT Station: Mountbatten MRT (Circle Line)

20. Halloween Horror Nights 7

About Hallowen Harror Nights 7
It’s the seventh edition of Southeast Asia’s largest and most intense Halloween event organised by Resorts World Sentosa. The park will once again be transformed after-hours into a horrifying territory claimed by monsters, demons and ghouls, making guest feel like they are immersed in the depths of horror. This year, Halloween Horror Nights 7’s theme will be based on the 7 DEADLY SINS through 7 terrifying icons that will consist of 5 haunted houses, 2 scare zones and 2 world-class shows.

This year will also feature a first-of-its-kind VIP zombie survival experience this year! This is definitely an event not to be missed, especially for the thrill-seekers, adrenaline junkies and horror film buffs!

For more information, click here.

Dates: 29 September – 29 October 2017
Time: 7:30pm – 12:30am/1:30am
Admission: Ticketed (visit website for more details)
Address: Universal Studios Singapore, Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway
Nearest MRT Station: HarbourFront MRT (Circle Line)



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Tricia is an introverted extrovert; an introvert most of the time but an extrovert when she likes you. She is also a teh peng fanatic with a love for the red half of Manchester.

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