Don't miss these family-fun events and experiences and create more family fun times this week!
Wondering what to do with the family this week? Here's our weekly list of family-fun events and experiences to help you get started! This week's list includes an inaugural motorcar and live music festival, the new Gallop Stables at Downtown East and more!
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. Get Tickets To The Heartland National Day Celebrations
Venue: Tampines, Bedok, Jurong West, Toa Payoh and Woodlands
Dates: 5 - 6 Aug 2022, 4 pm - 9 pm (17 July, Registration opens)
Take part in the nation's birthday and be part of this year’s National Day celebrations with a series of events and community activities at five heartland locations during the weekend of 5 to 6 Aug 2023.
This year's Heartland Celebration is done in collaboration with SportsSG. Called the GetActive! Singapore Heartland Festivals, the 2-day celebrations from 5 to 6 Aug will feature family-friendly activities such as sport tryouts, live performances and more!
Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents are eligible to apply for e-tickets to GetActive! Singapore Heartland Festivals. Limited physical tickets are also available for collection at various SAFRA clubs. Application for tickets can be done via online application via the NDP website from 15 July onwards.
2. Enjoy Racing, Music and Food at the Sprint Fest 2023
Venue: Sentosa Palawan Green
Dates: 22 and 23 July 2023, 11 am - 9 pm
The highly anticipated inaugural Sprint Fest 2023, an event that will rev up your engines and ignite your senses with an electrifying blend of high-octane car racing, delectable gastronomy, and exhilarating live music performances. Best of all, entry to this festival is absolutely FREE!
So mark your calendars for the 22nd and 23rd of July 2023, from 11 am to 9 pm, and head down to the picturesque beachfront and green turf venue, Sentosa Palawan Green.
3. Visit the Newly Opened Gallop Stables at Downtown East
Venue: Gallop Stable @Downtown East, 1 Pasir Ris Close, D'Resort Level 1, Singapore 519599
Gallop Stable @Downtown East has giddied-up to its launch! Step into the universe of horses, right at the doorstep of D’Resort at Level 1 and get the invaluable opportunity to connect with these incredible animals in a variety of ways!
There is something for every horse lover (and every horse) at Gallop Stable @Downtown East. From the young to the young-at-heart, all can bond with Gallop Stable’s resident horses and ponies through joyrides and take part in group workshops covering a wide range of topics and activities.
4. Join a Free Family Blaster Session with Urban Tactical SG
Venue: Various part of Singapore
If you are looking for an energy packed, excitement filled and fun overloaded experience that you can experience together with your child, you should try Foam Blasting. Foam Blasting uses form blasters, most popular being Dartzone and Nerf Blasters, to battle it out in different forms of game play.
Not sure where to start foam blasting? Check out Urban Tactical SG, a Singaporean foam blaster community that organises regular foam blaster games for families and advance players.
5. Visit a Water Playground (if the Weather allows)
Venue: Across Singapore
Parents have asked us if there are water playgrounds to bring their kids for water play. So without further ado, here's an updated list of 26 water playgrounds in Singapore where you can go for splashing family fun! This list includes the usual suspects as well as many hidden ones too - you will also notice that most of the water play venues are FREE admission too!