12:30 – 5pm
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore is pleased to announce the inaugural GastroFest; a one-day only event that brings together an elaborate and thoughtfully-curated line-up of culinary delights matched with a host of exciting activities, on Sunday 5 May from 12.30pm to 5pm.
Set amid the famed lush grounds of the hotel and spanning the poolside, GastroFest at Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore promises an exclusive afternoon of revelry, including a sumptuous spread of international and local cuisine, Gin Garden, Art Jamming Lawn, and live music performances; complemented by Shangri-La’s signature five-star experience.
Headlining the festival are two of the hotel’s most renowned restaurants; Waterfall Ristorante Italiano and The Line. Guests can also savour more gourmet delights at pop-up stations helmed by an impressive list of partner establishments such as TONO Cevicheria, Meat Smith, Springleaf Prata, Coconut Club as well as The Pantree.
At the Art Jamming Lawn presented by Veuve Clicquot, festival-goers; young and old, have the opportunity to partake in a collaborative canvas artwork specially created for GastroFest by local illustrator, Pearlyn K. Min of Pearlyn & Paper. Using all-natural mineral chalk paint from Frenchic Furniture Paints, guests can make their mark on the artwork that is inspired by the greenery of the luxuriant hotel grounds. Revving up the crowd will be Reggae, R&B and Funk music from DJ Justo, as well as
live Cuban and Latin American music from Havana Social Club. Roving entertainers such as percussionists and stilt walkers will further liven up the atmosphere.
Little ones will be kept entertained with activities organised by Buds by Shangri-La, the hotel’s unique interactive programme for children with supervision by dedicated minders. Children can participate in handicraft-making, movie screenings and more at the Garden Terrace, located at the same level as the event, while parents soak up the festivities and savour the delectable epicurean offerings and drinks.