Witness to War: Remembering 1942

This special historical exhibition at The National Museum of Singapore will delve into the six-month period leading up to the Fall of Singapore, exploring the impact that it has had on Singapore and the region. The exhibition will also present artefacts from Singapore and from the different regions in the Pacific, as well as personal war stories not commonly featured.

Date: From 1 Sep

Venue: National Museum of Singapore

Website: nationalmuseum.sg

Nearest MRT: Bras Basah

Merlion Magic Lights

Be amazed by the artistic installations and be dazzled by the display of lights as the island transforms into a playland of wondrous fun. Don’t miss out on the thematic light show, set against Sentosa’s majestic and dazzling icon, the 37-metre-tall Merlion.

Date: From 1 Sep

Venue: Sentosa Island

Website: www.sentosa.com.sg

Nearest MRT: HarbourFront

PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue”

See the characters from Nickelodeon’s hit animated TV series, PAW Patrol, come to life on stage. Join them on an action-packed, musical adventure as these adorable pups search for the missing Mayor Goodway.

Date: 1-3 Sep

Venue: Resorts World™ Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa

Website: www.sistic.com.sg/events/paw0917

Nearest MRT: HarbourFront

Drum Tao 2017 – “BUKYO”

Returning to Singapore with its brand new show called “BUKYO – Japanese Dancing Drums”. Drum Tao is once again ready to wow the audience with its exciting Taiko drumming performances.

Date: Till 2 Sep

Venue: MES Theatre at Mediacorp

Website: www.sistic.com.sg/events/cdrum0817

Nearest MRT: one-north

Grand Prix Season Singapore 2017

Photo by Charles Loh

Get ready for ten days of non-stop action on and off the race tracks. Catch the biggest music acts, rub shoulders with A-listers at Amber Lounge and The Podium Lounge, and enjoy a slew of dining, shopping experiences.

Date: 8-17 Sep

Venue: Various venues

Website: http:/www.visitsingapore.com/gpss

Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention

Rub shoulders with comic geeks and anime lovers at this massive convention, which will be jam-packed with exciting exhibitors, game demos, meet-and-greet sessions with famous comic book sketch artists, and stage performances.

Date: 9-10 Sep

Venue: Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Halls D, E & F

Website: www.singaporetgcc.com

Nearest MRT: Bayfront

West Side Story

Photo by Johan Persson

West Side Story, the iconic ‘50s twist on Shakespeare's famous tragedy (or love story), takes the stage at Marina Bay Sands®. With its concoction of romance, tragedy, gang violence and societal issues, coupled with an innovative choreography to a captivating score, this award-winning Broadway production will leave you awestruck.

Date: 7-24 Sep

Venue: The MasterCard® Theatres at Marina Bay Sands

Website: www.sistic.com.sg/events/westside1017

Nearest MRT: Bayfront

Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival

Immerse in the festivities of the Mid-Autumn Festival at Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall and enjoy the plethora of hands-on activities including lantern-making, guided tours of the historical monument, and more.

Date: 22 Sep-8 Oct

Venue: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

Website: wanqingyuan.org.sg

Nearest MRT: Toa Payoh

Halloween Horror Nights® 7

Universal Studios Singapore® brings you the most intense and immersive Halloween event with its thrilling rides, horrifying haunted houses, terrifying scare zone, and outrageous spooky shows.

Date: 29 Sep-29 Oct

Venue: Universal Studios Singapore®

Website: www.halloweenhorrornights.com.sg

Nearest MRT: HarbourFront


Local theatre company Pangdemonium ends its 2017 season with its very own rendition of the famous Tony award-winning musical, FUN HOME. Based on Alison Bechdel’s best-selling autobiographical memoir, FUN HOME tells a gripping coming-of-age tale that encapsulates a daughter’s determination to reconnect with her perplexing father.

Date: 29 Sep-15 Oct

Venue: Drama Centre Theatre, The National Library Building

Website: pangdemonium.com

Nearest MRT: Bugis