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Shop, watch, relax, and enjoy. You can do all of these with your family at these events this upcoming weekend!

Things To Do This Weekend With Your Family | February 22-29, 2020

Looking for something to do this weekend with your family? Look no further because these coming days are jam-packed with a broad range of activities that can fit your family’s preferences. Here are five events for you: 

Dahlia Dreams | January 17 – February 23, 2020

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Image From Gardens by the Bay

Watch all these vibrant and beautiful flowers bloom with you and your family at Dahlia Dreams! Located at the Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, there are numerous displays of various kinds of flowers as you walk around and bask in the beauty of nature. 

As you enter the Flower Dome, you will be welcomed by a spectacular Fu medallion at the entrance. Walk further inside, and you will see a Chinese painting dotted with peach blossoms, red-crowned cranes, and a pavilion. At the centre field are two golden rats proudly standing! More displays feature more than 70 Dahlia cultivars and other festive plants associated with the seasons such as Narcissus, Azalea, and Celosia. The Flower Field is also decorated with their famed Mosaiculture, the horticultural art of creating giant topiary-like structures with bedding plants to carpet metal frame.

Sounds extravagant, doesn’t it? Dahlia Dreams runs until February 23, so go ahead and check them out! 

Visit their website
https://www.gardensbythebay.com.sg/en/whats-on/calendar-of-events/dahlia-dreams-2020.html

Venue
Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 18953

Date and Time
January 17 – February 23, 2020 | 9.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.

Price
Guided tours are FREE, but admission charge to Flower Dome applies.

An Old New World Exhibition | September 21, 2019 – March 29, 2020 

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Want something both educational and fun for the family (especially the kids)? Visit the National Museum of Singapore and check out their ‘An Old New World Exhibition.’ This exhibition tells the story of the European entry into the region and is a reflection of the broader forces at play that culminated in the events of 1819. Featuring over 220 artefacts, including 75 loans from institutional and private collections, you and your family will definitely get an immersive experience of the Old New World. 

Aside from exploring the exhibition, you can even collect inspired artefact cards! Answer 3 questions correctly to receive one card. Collect them all and piece them together to identify the final mystery artefact that’s also featured in the exhibition! After collecting them, you get a chance to win exciting prizes at the Grand Draw in March 2020! Prizes include an OSIM uDiva Star Massage Chair, 2D1N staycation at the Shangri-La Hotel, OSIM uScalp/uSqueez/uBuzz Handheld massager or Sudio Tolv Wireless Earpiece! There are also ten special prizes to be won each month from December to February. 

Visit their website
https://www.nationalmuseum.sg/our-exhibitions/exhibition-list/an-old-new-world

Venue
93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897

Date and Time
September 21, 2019 – March 29, 2020 | 10.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.

Price
Admission is FREE for Citizens and Permanent Residents

Pets’ Day Out | February 22, 2020

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Image From Animal & Veterinary Service

 

If you and your family are a bunch of animal lovers, then this event is for you! Pet’s Day Out gives check-ups conducted by professional veterinarians at their free pet health check and microchipping sessions. You can spend time and have a chat with many volunteers at the Animal Welfare Group’s adoption drive as well.

There’s a lot more you can do at Pets’ Day Out such as shopping for taste treats, cute pet accessories, and more at the pet Retail! There’s also a display of birds by BirdCraze you can take a look at and watch as well! Of course, you can’t miss the food stalls to snack on as you go around the park. 

For parents, you can also sign up your kids aged 7 to 12 in Petzmania, a programme where they can learn primary pet care through role-playing activities such as being a junior vet, pet groomer, pet trainer, or pet scholar for a day! This programme aims for kids to be responsible as pet owners for a happy and healthy relationship with them. Oh yeah, this programme is also FREE if you pre-register! 

Visit their website
https://www.nparks.gov.sg/avs/outreach/pets%27-day-out/pdo

Venue
Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park, 1384 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1, Singapore 

Date and Time
February 22, 2020 | 2.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.

Price
The programme is FREE and pre-registration is required. 

Notes
Pre-registration is required for the free pet health check and micro-chipping sessions.
Petzmania is only available for kids aged 7 to 12. 

Baby Land | February 28 – March 1, 2020

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This one’s definitely for the parents! Go all out in this biggest clearance baby fair sale at Baby Land! Get all your parenting and baby needs here for almost half the price – parents CANNOT miss this! From baby strollers to feeding bottles, to bags, to basically everything you need, Baby Land has them all. There are also a variety of exclusive items for up to 70% off. If you think it can’t get any better, you’re wrong! There are also chances for freebies and gifts for you! Click the link down below and register for more information on how to avail of them! 

Visit their website
https://babyland.com.sg

Venue
Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre

Date and Time
February 28 – March 1, 2020 | 11.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.

PLAYtime! Fatimah and Her Magic Socks | February 29, 2020

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Image From Esplanade

Catch these two shows on February 29 for you and your kids! Fatimah and Her Magic Socks is a sensory-friendly performance that provides a welcoming and relaxed environment for children.

Given that, this is particularly suited for those on the autism spectrum or with sensory sensitivities. Even adults can enjoy and relax in this event with its features that will definitely stimulate your senses. Take note, though, that tickets are required for all patrons including infant-in-arms. 

Get your tickets here
https://www.esplanade.com/festivals-and-series/playtime/2020/fatimah-and-her-magic-socks-sensory-friendly

Venue
Esplanade Theatre Studio

Date and Time
February 29, 2020 | 11.00 a.m. & 2.00 p.m.

Price
$20.00

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