Weekend Guide

10 things to do this Hari Raya Haji Weekend!

By Zaki JufriEvents - 02 November 2011 10:24 AM | Updated 10:54 AM

10 things to do this Hari Raya Haji Weekend!

The long holiday weekend is back and boy, do we have some exciting activities and events for you!

From hanging out with Mickey with the kids, learning more about Belgian beers, getting fit with your furry friends, and of course who can forget about the parties?

So check out our picks of the weekend!


Be the King of the World

Come and experience the awe and marvel of the Titanic. 140 objects from the storied ship are exhibited at the ArtScience Museum for Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Find out more about show here.

Indulge in Fine Art

Where else can you feast your eyes on fantastic works of art from the likes of Paul Cezanne, Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet but at the Dreams & Reality: Masterpieces of Painting, Drawing and Photography from Musee d’Orsay at the National Museum of Singapore? Come see iconic pieces of art from the art masters themselves. Find out more about the show here.


Shift gears

Midnight Shift x Zouk: In the Underground - The 2nd Anniversary from Midnight Shift on Vimeo.

Party poppers Midnight Shift hosts yet another of their awesome parties, this time at Velvet Underground. If you’re in the mood for some heart-stopping music, head here. Read more about the party here.

Experience Japanese culture and art

Kirin Ichiban Festival

What’s more fun than a night out filled with beer, music and art? Kirin Beer takes over Clarke Quay Central Fountain this weekend to present some of Japan’s biggest international acts, Takahiro Ueno, Kuni-Ken and HIFANA, to celebrate one of Japan’s favourite and internationally savoured beers!

Soak up some funk

Velvet Underground hosts another instalment of the 3rd Party series. DJ Jeremy Boon and the Darker Than Wax crew alongside guest nu-disco duo DJ Tiger & Woods will rock the club with their funky gems.

Get in the scrum of things

The Singapore Cricket Club is hosting one of the oldest organised sporting events in Singapore and the oldest 7s tournament in South East Asia. Come see some of the best rugby 7s’ teams battle it out on the Padang.

Breathe in some fresh forest air

Put on those running shoes and head down to MacRitchie Reservoir for the Elite 10K Run.

Let Mickey & friends amuse the kids

The young ones are in for a treat this weekend as the whole Disney crew are out in force here in Singapore. Be entertained by the likes of Mickey, Minnie, Pluto, Ariel from The Little Mermaid, Woody from Toy Story and more at Disney Live! Mickey’s Music Festival.

Go on a “paw’er” walk

Bring out your favourite four-footed canine friend in this fitness walk with a twist. The EasyTone Paw’er Walk is an afternoon of high-energy fun for ladies and their canine friends to take part in together. The free, fun-packed afternoon includes workouts lead by celebrity trainers, pop-up shops and even dog yoga.

Learn more about Belgian beer

If you love anything malty, brewed and hoppy, then this is the event for you. Senja-Cashew Community Club is holding Masters of Belgium Beer Appreciation class where you can pick up the finer points of beer, and you’ll get to sample eight types of brews including wheat, ale, Trappist and Lambic varieties.

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