Weekly Mash-up: The Best Things to Do in Singapore (July 15 - July 21)
Dive into the week with a mix of amazing events ranging from theatricals to networking and sports. Here’s the top events in Singapore to try this week:
Speciality & Fine Food Asia - Trade Only
One of the most targeted business platforms for everyone in the fine food industry to tell their story, showcase innovation in drinks and food, attract new leads and expand their business in Southeast Asia. With over 160 exhibitors and 3,300 trade buyers from 37 countries, the event brings together key decision-makers and buyers from foodservice, retail, hospitality, and distribution from across Southeast Asia. Do not miss this leading trade show offering a unique opportunity for food and drink producers, artisan, gourmet, and fine food & drink! Get inspired by new ideas and demonstrations. See more details of the event here.
The hit American musical fantasy is playing in Singapore, for the first time in Asia. Watch the thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney’s animated classic, “Aladdin”- the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie, the key to their future in this spectacular new musical. Get ready to be blown away by the breath-taking sets, amazing special effects, over 300 lavish costumes and a fabulous cast bring the magic of Aladdin to life. Experience the popular songs from the classic Academy award-winning film, including “Friend Like Me”, “A Whole New World” and “Arabian Nights” and wander into the magical world of Aladdin. See ticket pricing details and more on our Events Calendar.
Singapore International Jewelry Expo
The annual international jewelry exhibition taps into Asia’s fast developing jewelry market featuring over 200 exhibitors from 25 countries at the world's 3rd highest (after Qatar and Luxembourg) jewelry expo. Get ready to witness the fine collections of luxury gem pieces to the well-heeled in Singapore as well as traders and potentially wealthy private customers or buyers, from the two most competitive markets in Asia - China and India. Loyal jewelry followers can witness not only amazing jewelry, gemstones, pearls, and diamonds, but also luxury jewel pieces, brand and collectors’ watches and luxury goods such as fine furniture and art objects. Get informed by a variety of other interesting and informative activities, including high-quality professional seminars, complementing the program of the exhibition perfectly. Get more details of this event from our Events Calendar.
2019 GFriend Asia Tour (Go Go GFriend!) in Singapore
GFRIEND debuted in 2015 with ‘Glass Bead’ and were called the miracle of middle size company as they managed to land on various charts and grow eventually although they are not granted with mega promotion plans or supports from big companies. They bagged several significant music awards including Melon Music Awards, Golden Disk Awards, GAON Chart K-pop Award, Seoul Music Awards and the Best Excellent Rookie Award from YinYueTai V Chart, proving their popularity overseas. Their first solo concert was in Seoul with a record ticket sell-out in 3 minutes within the launch. With their last visit to Singapore in 2016, fans are eagerly waiting for their splendid concert this Saturday. Grab your tickets to witness the charisma, more details here.
Pet Street Gang 2019
Looking for somewhere to bring your pet to have a fun day over the weekend? Take your furkids to Pet Street Gang to spend some quality time, mingle with like-minded pet lovers while strengthening the bond between you and your animal companion. Partake in engaging pet-focused competitions, catch exciting performances, get to know many pet and non-pet merchandises and enjoy good food with your family at this event. See details of the event here.
Source: Downtown East
With 17 years of history in Singapore, Cosfest is a colourful and fun international cosplay convention by the Singapore Cosplay Club and is now one of the biggest cosplay conventions in Asia, with an international following. Both casual and cosplay enthusiasts can unite and explore their creative boundaries with distinctive costume creations. Catch a myriad of cosplay stars hailing from Germany, Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, and the Philippines unveiling their costume creations and get up close with celebrity cosplayers for photo opportunities and autograph sessions. Get more details of this event here.
2019 International Champions Cup Singapore Presented by AIA
Source: Singapore Sports Hub
Catch one of Europe’s top clubs play at the National Stadium: English giants Manchester United play against Italian Serie A side Inter on Saturday, followed by Italian powerhouse Juventus taking on English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday. Each team will play three matches, same as last year and the club with the most points at the end of the tournament will win the championship. This year catch 12 of the best clubs in the world playing 18 matches across the United States, Europe, and Asia. For more information, check out this event on our Events Calendar.
Check out more events like the fun and family-friendly programme at our Botanic Gardens- SSO Free Concert : Symphony In The Gardens, SSO In Your Community: Northeast Singapore and Northwest Singapore, SSO Lunchtime Concert, Pop music’s latest sensation Bazzi’s Live, Botanic Gardens Movie – ‘Shorts Under the Stars’, Michael Pignéguy feat' Alemay Fernandez & Samantha De Lune at the Outdoor Theatre, Youth4Climate Concert at Botanic Gardens and more in our Events Calendar.