5 Things to do and Places to go with Kids this weekend in Singapore (3rd - 9th Feb 2020)

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1. Build Forts with Your Little Ones at Jurong Lake Gardens!

Jurong Lake Gardens Ant Play
Photo credits National Parks Board

Location: Jurong Lake Gardens, Forest Ramble
8 Feb 2020
9 am – 12 pm

Drop by Jurong Lake Gardens with your little ones on 8 Feb 2020, Saturday to join in the Ant Play. Young ones will learn how ants build homes as they play with large blocks, mimicking the actions of ants. Not only will your kids get to build fortresses, they’ll also get the opportunity to mingle with other kids their age! 

RELATED: New Nature Park With Dry And Wet Play Areas Opens @ Jurong Lake Gardens

2. Join in the Merrymaking at Let’s Go Jalan Jalan 2020!

Let’s Go Jalan Jalan 2020
Photo credits Let’s Go Jalan Jalan

Location: Resorts World Sentosa (The Bull Ring & Waterfront)
13 Feb – 16 Feb 2020
11 am – 10 pm

Celebrate this Valentine’s Day with your loved ones while enjoying a smorgasbord of food, beverages and music at Let’s Go Jalan Jalan, a food and music festival bringing the best of both the yesteryears and present day!

Keep an eye out for live performances by local artists like M Drako, a famed violinist covering a diverse range of genres, and Mr Numero who’ll be showcasing his impressive juggling skills, among others.

Let’s Go Jalan Jalan 2020
Photo credits Let’s Go Jalan Jalan

You can also look forward to a variety of carnival games, workshops, photobooth, and merchandise by local entrepreneurs. When it comes to food and beverages, you’ll be spoilt for choice with options ranging from local bites to millennial nosh!

You can get the festival coupons and bundles, which will include festival coupons, RWS Invites Membership and welcome vouchers at SISTIC.

Additionally, with any bundle or coupon purchase on SISTIC, you will receive an additional Invites$2.50 to redeem All-Day Free Parking at Resorts World Sentosa if you register before 12 Feb 2020.

3. Discover More About the Battle for Singapore

Battle for Singapore
Photo credits National Heritage Board

Location: Various locations
8 Feb – 29 Feb 2020
Various timing
Free & Paid (prior registration required)

Battle for Singapore, organized in commemoration of the 78th anniversary of the Fall of Singapore, is made up of a series of programs which you can register for to learn more about not just the events leading up to the fall of Singapore, but also about places and stories relating to the Japanese Occupation.

Battle for Singapore - Eurasian Heritage Gallery
Photo credits Eurasian Heritage Gallery

The programs, which will be held around Singapore at places such as Sentosa, the Eurasian Heritage Gallery and Former Ford Factory, include guided tours to WWII related sites, soapbox tours, public talks, and storytelling sessions by wartime survivors and their relatives, among others. 

Please do note that not all programs are suitable for young kids and some have specific age requirements.

4. Register for Safari Zoo Run Now to Enjoy Promotional Price!

Safari Zoo Run 2020
Photo credits Safari Zoo Run

Location: Singapore Zoo | Night Safari | River Safari
29 Mar 2020
From 7 am
(register here):

Safari Zoo Run 2020 - Admission

Safari Zoo Run is here, so suit up and tighten your laces for a run (or walk) alongside the wildlife to show your support for a good cause! This 12th edition of the run will be the final edition after which the Safari Zoo Run will be put on hold in preparation for the upcoming Mandai Project.

While the race may be in March, if you register before 15 Feb 2020, you’ll be able to enjoy some savings with the promotional price! Be sure to grab your spots before the spaces are filled!

5. Revel in the Chingay Celebrations!

Chingay @ Heartlands Celebration
Photo credits Chingay Parade

Location: Various locations
2 Feb – 21 Mar 2020
Various timing

If you missed the yearly Chingay Parade 2020 this year, don’t fret about it because the celebration is coming to you! The parade will be making it’s around Singapore until 21 Mar 2020. You’ll be able to catch the float caravan on 8 Feb 2020, Saturday, along Woodlands, Sembawang and Canberra.

The following Sunday, 9 Feb 2020, you can join in the celebrations at Our Tampines Hub. In addition to the colorful floats, you can also enjoy a line-up of festive performances, from LED Dragon Dance to jumping stilt walkers!

You can find more detailed information on the location, date and timing of where you can catch the Chingay float and caravan here.

RELATED: Chingay @ Heartlands Celebration 2020 | Catch the Chingay Parade Nearer to Home

This article is prepared by

Malini Pannirselvam
Dedicated writer by day, avid reader by night, language fanatic all the time, and aunt to nieces and nephews every day

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