Weekend Guide

TGIF!: Your weekend guide (21-23 Aug 2015)

By inSing EditorEvents - 19 August 2015 12:00 AM

TGIF!: Your weekend guide (21-23 Aug 2015)

The much anticipated Singapore Night Festival returns this weekend at the Bras Bash-Bugis precinct. Expect lots of the usual jaw-dropping light installations and art performances all around.

MORE: 9 things to check out at the Singapore Night Festival 2015

'The Kraken' - In Each Hand A Cutlass

Head down to Republic Polytechnic this weekend for more local music at this year’s Ignite Music Festival. The two-day music festival features acts such as In Each Hand A Cutlass, Wicked Aura, Sezairi, Riot In Magenta, Shigga Shay and Dru Chen.

House music maestro Aldrin returns to Kyo this Saturday for another edition of Singapore Island Culture Club.

Hip hop fans shouldn’t miss Summerdaze 2015 at the Coliseum this Saturday (4-11pm | Tickets $87-156 from Gorillatix) featuring seminal acts like Slum Village, Arrested Development, Fat Joe, DJ Shortkut, DJ Apollo and more.

'Voices' - Riot in Magenta

Local indie act Riot In Magenta, electronica artiste Blankverse, DJ Debbie Chia and selectors from Syndicate Beat Invitationalwill be tearing up Velvet Underground with their brand of lush electronic textures this Saturday.

MORE: Shades of red – Interview with Riot in Magenta 

Calling all shutterbugs. The Canon Photomarathonis back, inviting you to create themed works under time pressure, roving around town for inspiration. The winners of the ‘Best of Show’ categories will win an all expenses paid trip to a photo clinic in Tokyo.

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SG Heart Map Sketchwalks | Photo: SG Heart Map

If you fancy yourself as a bit of an artist, head down to the Botanic Gardens for weekend’s edition of SG Heart Map Sketchwalks with the Urban Sketchers.

More otaku fun can be had at *Scape’s International Cosplay Day Singapore 2015 this weekend.

Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous Medicineis a delightful chidlren’s classic that tells of the magical consequences when George finally decides his horrible, selfish grandmother’s regular medicine diesn’t seem to be doing her temper any good and decides to concoct new medicine for her.

Cocktail bar Fresh! collaborates with soon-to-be-opened grill resto 5th Quarter this Sunday for a Old Skool Flavas Pop Up (11am-6pm | #02-01, 101 Jln Sultan) barbeque party. Mosey on down to this retro-cool bar to chow down on some freshly grilled bourbon jerky, steak, sausages and tacos, all washed down with the bar’s signature concoctions.

Check out inSing's events calendar for many more ongoing events and series around our bustling little island!