Here's a list of weekly family fun events and experiences for you to create family fun this week!
Here's our weekly list of family fun to-dos to help you create lots of fun times with the kids! This week, we highlight the upcoming Navy@Vivo 2023, the returning gamescon asia as well as Deepavali celebrations at the Indian Heritage Centre.
As always, this is just a compilation of our weekly five ideas, if you need more ideas for family fun, do head over to our weekly updated list of weekly recommendations or join our Telegram group for the most up-to-date sharing too!
1. Ballot For Your Tickets to Activities at Navy@Vivo 2023
Dates: 17 - 19 Nov 2023, 9 am - 9 pm, Balloting closes 22 Oct 2023
Admission: Free, balloting required for certain activities
Navy@Vivo returns after a 4 year hiatus! This year's Navy@Vivo 2023 will be happening at VivoCity from 17 to 19 Nov 2023. Admission is free but families will need to ballot for popular activities, including boarding the RSS Endeavour, riding a Fast Craft Utility and more!
Balloting closes this weekend, 22 Oct 2023 at 9 pm, so hurry and submit your interest before it is too late!
2. Anchorpoint's Pumpkin Treat Brings Free Halloween Fun For Families
Dates: 21, 22, 28 and 29 Oct 2023
During the last two weekends of October, the Anchorpoint will be kickstarting the Halloween fun for families with its first ever Pumpkin Treat.
On 21, 22, 28 and 29 October, the B1 atrium will transform into a festive pumpkin patch with free activities suitable for children aged 3 to 12. Old and new tenants will come together to join the spine-chilling fun with decorated shopfronts, exclusive Halloween bakes, and cauldrons of free candy.
Don your best Halloween costume and head down with the whole family to Anchorpoint’s B1 atrium for a thrilling array of activities. After greeting the friendly Anchorpoint scarecrow, zigzag through the Pumpkin Maze while keeping an eye out for spooky friends holding delicious treats. Dive in to search for mysterious surprises in the Halloween Ball Pit before unleashing your wicked creativity at the Jack-O-Lantern basket painting station—perfect for storing all the scrumptious candy. Finally, complete your Halloween get up at the face painting station and snap pictures at all the Instagram-worthy spots around the atrium.
3. Play at the Entertainment Zone at gamescom asia
Venue: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre (Level 4), 1 Raffles Boulevard, Singapore 039593
Dates: 20 - 22 Oct 2023
Admission: from $19
The only satellite event of the world’s largest video games festival, gamescom asia returns to Singapore with a physical B2C Entertainment Zone for the first time with concerts, behind-the-scenes talks with acclaimed game producers, dedicated Meet & Greet with special guests, Cosplay Fashion Show and more.
Families can check out the Retro Games Zone, try out the latest games library at the Board Games Zone, and demo quirky and unique indie games from around the world within the Indie Zone.
4. Take Part in the 3rd Edition of the UNWIND @ Raffles Place
Venue: Raffles Place
Dates: 21 Oct 2023, 4 pm to 9.30 pm
Admission: Free with paid activities
Raffles Place Alliance is kicking off the year-end festivities with the third edition of their UNWIND @ Raffles Place series, themed “Taste of Home at Raffles Place”. Participate in a one-of-a-kind communal dining experience set against skyscrapers and the lush greenery of the park and enjoy an unforgettable dining experience. While you dine, enjoy your favourite lawn games, live DJ sets and an outdoor movie screening, all happening at the heart of Singapore’s Central Business District.
Don’t miss out on the fun on 21 October from 4pm to 9.30pm!
5. Enjoy Free Unlimited Admission PLUS Limited-Time Perks with the Science Centre Annual Pass
Dates: Until 31 Oct 2023
Fees: From $15
Discover a world of endless wonder at Science Centre Singapore with the Science Centre Annual Pass! From just $15 per annual pass, families can enjoy unlimited admission to Science Centre Singapore, all year round!
There's more! For a limited time, families can unlock more exclusive benefits and discounts when they purchase their Science Centre Annual Pass before 31 Oct 2023. This incredible offer includes a generous 50% discount on Omni Theatre Shows (limited to 1 ticket per pass holder), discounted admission to KidsSTOP™ and Snow City, and more!
With the upcoming year-end school holidays, the annual pass might be something you can consider getting now if you are planning to visit soon!