Festivals are the name of the game this month, with a diverse range of thrilling events on the cards.

Here’s the lowdown for activities in October!

Made with Passion Pop Up

Celebrate local lifestyle brands like Baju by Oniatta, Eden+Elie and more as we showcase their stories and products at the Made with Passion Pop Up. Uncover the essence of local craftsmanship and creativity fuelled by passion here.

Date: 27 September – 9 November 2023
Venue: Design Orchard

Deepavali Celebrations

Deepavali Celebrations

Discover the beauty of Hinduism’s Festival of Light with the annual Deepavali celebrations in Little India. A festival of deep cultural significance, this fixture on the heritage district’s calendar promises multisensory attractions, from food festivals and street shows to traditional craft workshops.

Date: 30 September – 3 December 2023
Venue: Little India



Discover the heights of niche luxury and craftmanship with the return of UltraLuxe. This 10-day festival brings together over 100 world-class independent designers and tastemakers all gathering under one roof to present jewellery, watch and lifestyle brands. This free event is open to the public.

This year, JeweLuxe, Advocacy and Homme will be held at the iconic TENT @ Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza in Singapore’s prime shopping belt, Orchard Road while the Singapore Watch Fair will be taking place at Equarius Hotel at Resorts World Sentosa.

Date: 13 – 22 October 2023
Venue: Tent @ Ngee Ann City, Orchard and Equarius Hotel Ballroom, Resorts World Sentosa

World’s 50 Best Bars 2023

Raise your glasses and pour out a toast for the return of the World’s 50 Best Bars 2023. Besides being a celebration of the best bars and bartenders from across the globe, this buzzing event will feature a range of mixology-themed events, featuring international stars and homegrown talents alike.

The 50 Best Signature Sessions are ticket-only events are designed to introduce Singaporean locals and travellers from across the world to the elite bartending talent who will be in town for the 50 Best events in the Lion City.

Date: 15 – 18 October 2023
Venue: Multiple venues island-wide

Kita Food Festival

Loosen your belt buckles and get ready for an unforgettable feast with the Kita Food Festival. Guest curator Ivan Brehm of Michelin-starred restaurant Nouri has whipped up a line-up of events, from fine and casual dining to talks and symposiums that’re bound to offer food for thought. 

Date: 19-23 October 2023
Venue: Multiple venues island-wide

Capcom Pro Tour 2023 – Singapore Offline

Get your game on and hype up with the Capcom Pro Tour 2023. The premier league for fighting games lands on our sunny shores, with some of the biggest names in competitive Street Fighter 6 competing for victory. Drop by to cheer on local legend Ho Kun Xian or fighting game icon Daigo ‘The Beast’ Umehara.

Date: 20-22 October 2023
Venue: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Level 4

One Love Asia Festival 2023

One Love Asia Festival 2023

If you’re a fan of live music, be sure to drop by the bay for the One Love Asia Festival. Happening over the weekend, the two-day extravaganza will feature a range of acclaimed stars and upcoming artists, from Hebe Tian and Best Female Singer at Taiwan Golden Melody Awards, A-Lin to singer-songwriter Karencici.

Date: 28-29 October 2023
Venue: Bayfront Event Space

Tour de France Prudential Singapore Criterium

Tour de France Prudential Singapore Criterium

Returning to our sunny island for its second season, the Tour De France Prudential Singapore Criterium brings the world’s best cyclists in the world together for an unforgettable weekend of non-stop action. 

Besides the fierce competition between 32 world-famous cyclists on Singapore street’s circuit, fans and enthusiasts can also expect amateur and pro races, meet and greet sessions, concerts and non-stop entertainment.

Date: 28-29 October 2023
Venue: Suntec City