Looking to give your events calendar a boost, mama? Check out our roundup of the most fun for you and the kiddos over the next 7 days; it’s all here in Your Weekly Calendar!
Based on the beloved children’s classic by Beatrix Potter and beautifully reimagined by Sarah Brandt, A Peter Rabbit Tale teaches kiddos the importance of family! Peter causes nothing but trouble with his constant mischief, but when he breaks the rules and steals from Mr McGregor’s garden, he knows he’s gone too far. Afraid of what his mother might say, the only option for this little fugitive is to leave his warm rabbit hole and run away into the big world. Join Peter as he goes on a musical adventure of new places and new faces, discovering the importance of cherishing your loved ones and the wonderful freedom of being yourself.
When: Friday, 24 February – Friday, 14 April 2017
Where: KC Arts Centre – Home of SRT, 20 Merbau Rd, Singapore 239035
How much: From $25 excluding SISTIC fee. Group discounts/Family Packages available
Already marking your calendar for the LEGO Batman movie, mama? To get you and your kiddos even more psyched for the release, a superhero experience awaits at ION! Join the first-ever LEGO Batman Escape Room to defeat notorious villains and save the city. Young LEGO and Batman fans are called on a mission to save the city by completing a series of exciting role-playing and problem-solving games before the time runs out. Also swing by for a fun photo opportunity with Batman, Batgirl and Robin and catch them in real-life action!
When: Now through Saturday, 18 February 2017. Appearances by the life-sized LEGO Batman, Batgirl and Robin costume characters on 4 – 5 February at 1pm, 6pm and 7:30pm
Where: Basement 4, ION Station, 2 Orchard Turn, Singapore 238801
How much: Free!
Paying homage to one of the world’s most prized and beloved seafood ingredients, Melt Café presents a Lobster Bonanza! Expect unique Western and local creations such as the Cognac-Infused Lobster Bisque with garlic croutons and Oven-Roasted Lobster Tail with brandy hollandaise, or the Singapore Lobster Laksa topped with quail egg, bean sprouts, bean curd puff, shredded cucumber, laksa leaves and sambal chilli at the live noodle station. Look forward to Asian preparations such as Indian Spices-Marinated Marron Lobster, hearty Thai Tom Yum Soup topped with shredded lobster meat, a delectable array of Lobster Maki Roll and more. YUM!
When: Available for dinner from Tuesday, 7 February 2017 – Tuesday, 21 February 2017 excluding Valentine’s Day
Where: Melt Café, 8 Marina Boulevard, Mandarin Oriental, One Raffles Quay, Singapore 018981
How much: Dinner buffet is priced at $75 per person (Sunday to Thursday) or $85 per person, (Friday and Saturday) inclusive of free flow of juices. For restaurant reservations and enquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (+65) 6885 3500. Prices quoted are subject to 10% service charge and 7% government tax.
February 6th marks the UN International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. Join for a screening of the award-winning film Desert Flower, which follows the journey of Somali-born model Waris Dirie, who suffered from the practice at a young age. After a traumatic childhood, she eventually moves to the UK where she gets discovered by a fashion photographer and starts modelling. Over the course of the film, she discovers she underwent female genital mutilation and we see how she comes to terms with it. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion on the issues raised by the film in our local context.
When: Monday, 6 February 2017, 6:30pm
Where: Trehaus, 442 Orchard Road, #03-01 Claymore Connect, Singapore 238879
How much: Singapore Committee for UN Women Members: $5, Non-members: $10
Keen on getting your kids into Judo but not sure where to begin? Check out The Dojo’s annual flagship event – Dojo Lil Champs 2017! Featuring both the Adult’s and Children’s Divisions, you’ll be treated to an exhilarating showcase and performance of spectacular techniques.
When: Monday, 6 February 2017, 8:30am
Where: City Square Mall B1 Fountain Square, beside McDonalds, 180 Kitchener Road, Singapore 208539
Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay ushers in the Year of the Fire Rooster with an exciting line-up of performances by artists from Singapore and beyond at its 15th edition of Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts. The annual festival will celebrate the Lunar New Year with the community through an exciting array of ticketed and free programmes featuring theatre, dance, music, visual arts and more!
When: Friday, 3 February 2017 – Sunday, 12 February 2017
Where: Esplanade, 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981