Families can learn more about various inclusive communities formed around specially-curated interests – and revel in an array of specially-curated activities.
Venue: Downtown East, 1 Pasir Ris Close, Singapore 519599
Date: 21 Oct 2023
Time: 10am to 5.30pm
Fee: Free Admission
Playverse: A Communities Day Out
The second edition of Communities Day Out, one of NTUC Club’s signature events, is returning to Downtown East on 21 October 2023. Making its comeback this year as Playverse, the convivial outing, along with its ambassadors, is going all out to wow visitors with its diverse interest-based communities for all ages.
Three Special Zones
Happening from 10am to 5pm, Playverse: A Communities Day Out will present three special zones – My FamPlay Kaki, My Volunteer Kaki and My Kakis. Families, and the community at large can learn more about various inclusive communities formed around specially-curated interests – and revel in an array of specially-curated activities. Admission is free.
My FamPlay Kaki Zone
Venue: Event Square
Families can find out about the upcoming engagements, in support of Dads for Life and Mums for Life – the national ground-up movements that empower fathers and mothers in building stronger families.
- Hopscotch Record-Setting Challenge
Families can also participate in the highly anticipated Hopscotch record-setting challenge. Following the 2019 record set on the Singapore Book of Records (SBR), Playverse has set its sights on clinching the country’s very first record for the greatest number of people participating in the African Hopscotch with a target of 1,200 participants. Pre-register here or sign-up at Downtown East on 21 October 2023 from 11am to 1pm or 2pm to 4pm.
Every pre-registered 'hopper' will receive an attractive goodie bag worth over $20 which includes an exclusive SBR e-certificate of participation. Plus, stand a chance to win attractive prizes in the lucky draw – staycation at D’Resort, Wild Wild Wet Tickets, Downtown East Vouchers and more – in the Hopscotch Draw. Winners will be announced from 4.30pm to 5pm.
- And More Exciting Programmes & Activities!
- Face Painting: 10am to 11am
- Meet & Greet with Enzo & Kayla mascots: 1pm to 1.30pm
- Magic Show: 1.30pm to 2pm
- Story-Telling Session: 4pm to 4.30pm
My Volunteer Kaki Zone
Venue: Beside Wild Wild Wet
Individuals with a heart of giving can discover volunteering initiatives for youth-at-risk and the elderly. Leaders and ambassadors will share their inspiring stories and love for volunteerism.
Those inspired to make a positive impact with nEbO can sign up for an annual nEbO membership at the booth and enjoy a one-day-only rate of $5 (U.P. $18).
At this zone, be sure to also participate in the activities for a chance to Spin and Win premiums such as an exclusive U Live Mini USB Fan, U Live Face Towel and more!
My Kakis Zone
Photo Credits: NTUC Club and UPlay
Venue: Outside Fairprice
- Korean Soap & Candle-Making Demo by Unmi Lessons: 11am to 1pm
- Canvas Painting Demo by Achievers Arts: 1.30pm to 3.30pm
- Terrarium-Making Demo by Convallaria: 3.30pm to 5.30pm
My Kakis zone will also feature the suite of experiences under NTUC Club – with My Cyber Kaki ambassadors sharing the benefits and providing guidance on the booking of the workshops and experiences via NTUC Club's online platform.
Fun-seekers and hobbyists can sign up for various engagements from Eco-Garden Tours @ D'Resort by My Green Kaki; ground-up photography and baking lessons by My Photography Kaki and My Baking Kaki, respectively; and Esports games by My Esports Kaki. A highlight is My Golf Kaki, Singapore's largest estateless golf community, that will celebrate its 21st year with a fresh look and enhanced benefits.
Exclusive for all participants on 21 October 2023, they can enjoy savings on an array of specially curated exciting activities and experiences (refer to full list of promotions here), and NTUC members continue to enjoy the highest savings.