1. The Quest for the River Gems!
Event poster for The Quest for the River Gems at River Safari

Join us this September when River Safari transforms into a colourful new world. Come face to fin with Tokidoki and our river inhabitants, and be mesmerised by mermaid performances. What's more, in October, have a splashing good time in our merry-not-scary theme party!.

Date: 1 Sep – 31 Oct

Venue: River Safari

Website: www.riversafari.com.sg

Nearest MRT: Take bus 138 from Ang Mo Kio MRT Station


2. Deepavali Celebrations 2019
Deepavali light display at Little India

Also known as “Diwali” or the “Festival of Lights”, Deepavali is a colourful and elaborate celebration of the triumph of good over evil. Visit Little India during this exuberant season to discover the intricate decorations, delicacies and rituals of Singapore’s Indian community.

Date: 7 Sep to 2 Nov

Venue: Little India

Nearest MRT: Little India


3. An Old New World: From the East Indies to the Founding of Singapore, 1600s – 1819

Explore the 200 years leading up to the pivotal events surrounding Singapore’s founding in 1819. Start your journey with the bustling world of trade in the East Indies that attracted the Dutch and British East India Companies from the early 17th century.

Date: 21 Sep to 31 Mar 2020

Venue: National Museum of Singapore

Website: www.nationalmuseum.sg

Nearest MRT: Bencoolen, Bras Basah and Dhoby Ghaut


4. Halloween Horror Nights 9

This September, Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studio Singapore™ returns for its ninth edition. Steel your nerves as you brave five all-new haunted houses, two sinister shows, two menacing scare zones and more terrifying surprises. Experience all of these only at Singapore's largest and most iconic Halloween event.

Date: 27 Sep to 31 Oct

Venue: Universal Studios Singapore™

Website: www.halloweenhorrornights.com.sg

Nearest MRT: HarbourFront


5. Patek Philippe Watch Art Grand Exhibition Singapore 2019
Event poster of Watch Art Exhibition

Discover the world of Patek Philippe, the last Genevan family-owned watchmaking company. For the first time in Asia and as part of Singapore’s Bicentennial celebrations, this exhibition showcases over 400 unique and historic timepieces celebrating the tradition of innovation and independence, art and craftsmanship, aesthetics and passion—values that have defined Patek Philippe since 1839.

Date: 28 Sep to 13 Oct

Venue: Sands Theatre at Marina Bay Sands®

Website: www.patek.com/watchart2019

Nearest MRT: Bayfront


6. Wine Fiesta 2019
People enjoying food and wine at Wine Fiesta

Enjoy delicious food and wine pairings and attend seminars by revered experts in oenology. At this landmark 12th edition of Wine Fiesta, you can take your pick from over 250 different wines from around the world.

Date: 4 – 6 Oct

Venue: Grand Hyatt Singapore

Website: www.winefiesta.com.sg

Nearest MRT: Orchard


7. International Chefs Summit Asia (ICSA 2019)
Food served at the International Chefs Summit Asia

ICSA 2019 focuses on Asian chefs, Asian restaurants and ingredients that are unique to our region. Take part in panel discussions, live cooking demonstrations and special dinners held by renowned chefs from around the world.

Date: 9 – 11 Oct

Venue: Monti Fullerton Pavilion

Website: www.icsaworld.com


8. The GREAT Wine & Dine Festival
Event poster for The GREAT Wine & Dine Festival

The GREAT Wine & Dine Festival brings you a selection of exclusive dishes by acclaimed celebrity chefs. Over 200 wines, including those nominated at the inaugural Wine Pinnacle Awards, will also be featured.

Date: 10 – 12 Oct

Venue: Resorts World Ballroom, Resorts World™ Sentosa

Website: www.thegreatfestival.sg

Nearest MRT: HarbourFront


9. da:ns Festival 2019
A dance performance from Esplanade’s da:ns festival

Award-winning dance companies and choreographers from around the world will descend upon Singapore to celebrate the 16th edition of Esplanade's da:ns festival. This 11-day festival will treat audiences to free and ticketed showcases of classic and contemporary styles of dance, including traditional dances of Asia. This year’s highlights include international ballet superstar Carlos Acosta’s dance company Acosta Danza, an epic street dance showcase FULL OUT and award-winning choreographer Hofesh Shechter’s latest work for Hofesh Schechter Company, Grand Finale.

Date: 10 – 20 Oct

Venue: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay

Website: www.esplanade.com/dansfestival

Nearest MRT: Esplanade


10. Erdinger Oktoberbest 2019

Don your lederhosen and celebrate Oktoberfest with lots of music, dancing, carnival games and, of course, Erdinger beer. Enter the mini German town that has sprung up in Clarke Quay and indulge in a mouth-watering spread of German delicacies, festive games and drinks. Admission is free.

Date: 11 – 12 Oct

Venue: Clarke Quay Fountain Square

Website: www.clarkequay.com.sg

Nearest MRT: Clarke Quay


11. JeweLuxe® Singapore 2019
Event poster for JeweLuxe® Singapore 2019

Take your pick of jewellery and timepieces by world-renowned jewellery houses, designers and watchmakers—the likes of Fred Leighton, Kwiat, Lorenz Baumer, Maison Verney, Alessio Boschi, Paolo Costagli, Dickson Yewn, Konstantin Chaykin, Fiona Kruger and more. The largest jewellery and timepiece festival in Southeast Asia, JeweLuxe® brings you the best value in rare gems, jewels, works of art and cutting-edge timepieces from around the globe. Admission is free.

Date: 11 – 20 Oct

Venue: Orchard Road, Tent@Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza

Website: www.jeweluxesingapore.com

Nearest MRT: Orchard


12. Re-Imagine Voilah!
Une petite nuit au lit by Cie Cahin-Caha at the Voilah! French Singapore Festival

Catch a variety of concerts and some of the freshest French movies during the Voilah! French Singapore Festival 2019. This annual celebration will indulge you in unexpected experiences, mixing French wines with Singaporean food, alongside sessions with French writers, scientists, performers and avant-garde artists.

Date: 12 Oct – 24 Nov

Venue: Various locations

Website: www.voilah.sg


13. UFC Fight Night Singapore
Close-up of one of the MMA fighters at UFC Fight Night Singapore

UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation returns this year with the sport’s finest athletes from around the globe, who will compete in the Octagon at our Indoor Stadium. Leading up to this grand showcase, you can also meet athletes at Open Workouts and meet-and-greet sessions.

Date: 26 Oct

Venue: Singapore Indoor Stadium

Website: www.ufc.com/Singapore

Nearest MRT: Stadium


14. Clarke Quay Halloween Party 2019

This October, Clarke Quay will be transformed into Halloween party central with live music performances and spooky scare zones. Come dressed in your most elaborate costume, take part in fun games and you’ll stand to win attractive prizes. Clarke Quay’s numerous bars and restaurants will also be rolling out special theme parties and promotions.

Date: 31 Oct – 2 Nov

Venue: Clarke Quay Fountain Square

Website: www.clarkequay.com.sg

Nearest MRT: Clarke Quay