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INCANTO, film festivals and Deepavali festivities this weekend

By Priyanka Chand AgarwalEvents - 07 November 2012 5:44 PM | Updated 12 November 2012

INCANTO, film festivals and Deepavali festivities this weekend


Hello weekend! We can already feel the festive nip in the air with Deepavali around the corner. The streets are brightly lit, and we can help you navigate them. Throw yourself into the throngs at the festival bazaar, and come out with these yummy eats.  

Deepavali bazaar

Round up the kids and get them into the Deepavali spirit too with this fun, interactive basket decorating workshop.

Aspiring writers, or those looking for a fiction-packed weekend; the Singapore Writers Festival is still on, We trawled through their packed calendar to handpick a few stand out events that should not be missed.

Don’t miss Incanto, the three-time Merlin Award and Illusionist of the decade recipient Joe Labero who will be headlining this spellbinding magic show that is set to be one of the largest productions in Singapore to date.  Read our review here.

Film buffs? The fifth installment of the annual Perspectives Film Festival is back. This year it dives into an exciting and daring new theme: sexuality. Take your pick from the award winning films being screened.

Watch tiny tots showcase their musical prowess at Little Maestros. The Young performers - from 4 year old violin tots to 12 year old flautists, all dazzle at this show.

We have music for adults too, our November gig guide rounds up the hottest acts to come to town this month. Plan your weekends, and make your bookings.


'Pick, Book and Eat' at one of these

'Pick, Book and Eat' at one of these 30 fabulous restaurants and get a whopping $30, per person of your bill. What are you waiting for, get click happy now. 

Fun for free?

Enjoy the festive weekend for free, with our handy guide on Deepavali things to do. Some of them don’t cost a cent; you even stand to win some dosh.

Films for free? Always a good deal. This year’s installment of the Taiwan Film Festival is showing some critically acclaimed movies at The Arts House.

Shopping doesn’t really qualify for free, but browse to your heart’s content at the Public Garden Christmas Flea at MICA this weekend.  Spend if you must! 

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.