Weekend Guide

Pole-dancers, dragons, music and more this weekend

By Lina Chan KobayashiEvents - 20 June 2012 8:30 AM | Updated 21 June 2012

Pole-dancers, dragons, music and more this weekend

Cyberjapan dancers. Photo / FaceBook

Take a walk in the world of dragons at Imagine Dragons! Go on a quest to check out international collections of stamps, philatelic items and interactive displays. What’s more, it’s the year of the dragon so go on down with your kids and check out this amazing exhibition.

Relive your Potter days with Harry Potter – The Exhibition. Check out the cool props, amazing costumes and even a replica of the Hogwarts, Gryffindor common room and the majestic Great Hall. Experience the magic ‘live’ at this spectacular exhibition all the way from London.

Also read: 5 reasons why you should check out Harry Potter: The Exhibition

Top 5 picks from Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal

Series of Endangered Species paintings from Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal

Check out some of Andy Warhol’s art pieces at the Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal exhibition. No doubt his masterpieces date back to 1967 with hisMonroe masterpiece and his various Self-Portraits, Warhol proves that his art is timeless as his art-style still lives in artists today. Check out his art pieces and three artists from the region that were selected to showcase their works at the exhibition as an exploration of Warhol’s influence.

Also read: Top 5 picks from Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal

Take an adventure down under in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef to the islands of Fijiand Thaiti and the mysterious Rangiroa atoll without getting wet! Dive down under with IMAX Movie: Coral Reef Adventure where you get a surreal experience of the underwater world in the comfort of the theatre chairs and your loved ones.

Trip the light fantastic at SCAPE this weekend. Luminance!, Singapore first light art festival for youths starts 23 Jun (through 1 Jul).A total of 27 artworks have been curated for Luminance! 2012. This year, participating artists include renowned sculptors Mr Sun Yu-Li and Ms Tan Sock Fong, 40 first time local youth artists from different walks of life, 2 underprivileged communities and 3 experienced youth artists from famed light art festival, Fete Des Lumiere, France. 

If you’re into badminton, don’t miss Li-Ning Singapore Open 2012. Inaugurated back in 1987 as the Konica Cup, Singapore's most prestigious badminton event is now known as the Li-Ning Singapore Open 2012. Catch this six-day event live at the Singapore Indoor Stadium as Li-Ning Singapore Open 2012 showcases some of the world's finest badminton players, including our very own top shuttlers who are en-route to the London Olympics.

Singapore’s 5 best water parks

If you’re up for some splashing good time, check out Singapore’s 5 best water parksand have a whale of a time. Dive down water-slides; hitch a ride in the ‘lazy river’ and more! It’s great fun whether you’re with your loved ones or friends looking to enjoy some cooling time amidst the scorching weather.

Dubstep has been the ‘in-thing’ for quite awhile, so if you’re into that genre or haven’t heard of it, then go on down to Home Club & I ♥ Dubstep’s BASSPRESSURE. Bringing into the fold drum and bass, future garage, dub and dubstep, BASSPRESSURE is an evolution of the Singaporean Basscape.

Cyberjapan dancers

Usher in the weekends in style at EPIC! With Cosmic Gate & Cyberjapan Dancers + djBat Zouk. German trance duo, Nic Chagall and DJ Bossi are one of the most creative and highly sought after electronic music acts of today. That’s not all, joining them are the sexy and sensuous Cyberjapan Dancers all the way from Tokyo.

For more ideas on more things to do this weekend, don’t forget to check out our comprehensive events calendar. Have a great weekend everyone and see you back here next week.