Healthy Chinatown Festival Returns With An Array Of Budget-Friendly Wellness Activities For The Whole Family!

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Families can look forward to a slew of exciting and affordable activities, such as Summerski, lion dance and vegan bak chang workshops.

Healthy Chinatown Festival

Venue: Chinatown
17 to 25 Jun 2023

Healthy Chinatown Festival, organised by the Chinatown Business Association (CBA), is set to make its return from 17 to 25 June 2023. As part of the Singapore Wellness Festival, Healthy Chinatown aligns with the nation's vision to establish itself as a vibrant urban wellness hub. The Healthy Chinatown Festival invites families to indulge in an array of wellness activities. encompassing fitness, lifestyle and emotional pillars. This festival promises an immersive experience like no other, with affordable activities that are aimed at fostering a deeper connection to overall well-being, while embracing the rich heritage and culture of Chinatown. Here's taking a closer look at what you and your family can expect at this year's Healthy Chinatown Festival:

Lion Dance Workshop

Venue: Smith Street
17 Jun 2023

Kicking off on 17 June 2023, families can join a captivating lion dance workshop by Singapore Tian Eng Dragon & Lion Dance Centre, a renowned and award-winning troupe. This outdoor workshop at Smith Street offers an opportunity to learn lion dance movements and gain hands-on experience with the accompanying musical instruments, including drums, cymbals and the gong.


Venue: Pagoda Street
Date: 24 Jun 2023

In a ground-breaking first for Chinatown, the Summerski event will take place outdoors at Pagoda Street on 24 June 2023. Families can discover the exhilarating world of roller skiing, a new sport that engages 90 percent of the body's muscles, delivering a truly invigorating full-body workout.

Zumba Gold Workshop

Venue: Smith Street
Date: 24 Jun 2023

A Zumba Gold workshop will also be held on Smith Street on 24 June 2023. This dance fitness program combines low-to-medium intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party, incorporating cardio, muscle conditioning, balance, and flexibility.

Healthy And Fun Cooking Workshops

Food lovers can sign up for a variety of healthy and fun cooking workshops at Chinatown Visitor Centre.

Healthy Chocolate Bar Handcrafting Workshop

Venue: Chinatown Visitor Centre
Date: 17 Jun 2023

On 17 June 2023, families can experience the art of handcrafting a healthy chocolate bar.

Osmanthus Red Dates Bak Chang Vegan Workshop 

Photo Credits: Chinatown Business Association

Venue: Chinatown Visitor Centre
Date: 24 Jun 2023

On 24 June 2023, dumpling enthusiasts can join the Osmanthus Red Dates Bak Chang Vegan Workshop to learn the art of making vegan dumplings.

Kombucha Crafting Workshop

Venue: Chinatown Visitor Centre
Date: 25 Jun 2023

Participants can embark on a journey to learn the craft of creating refreshing and probiotic-rich Kombucha tea drinks on 25 June 2023.

Wellness Talks

Date: 18 Jun 2023
Time: 11am

Festival attendees will also have the chance to participate in two insightful wellness talks on 18 June 2023.

Understanding the Medicated Oil & Balm Business in Singapore

The first talk, titled "Understanding the Medicated Oil & Balm Business in Singapore", will be delivered by Chop Wah On, a heritage brand crocodile oil manufacturer. Scheduled for 11am, the session will shed light on the fascinating industry.

Kids Nutrition For Young Families

Date: 18 Jun 2023

The second talk, "Kids Nutrition For Young Families", will be presented by Sonia Ong, Executive Director of the Singapore Wellness Association. This informative discussion will encompass valuable advice on cultivating healthy eating habits for children at every stage of growth, as well as guidance on preparing a well-rounded diet for the family.

More details of the Healthy Chinatown Festival can be found on Chinatown's website, Facebook and Instagram pages.


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This article is prepared by

Leona Quek
Blessed with 3 handsome and loving boys in her life. Two of them call her Mommy, the other calls her Wifey. Every night, she wishes for an early bedtime, but misses her babies as soon as they sleep.

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