Here’s the WEEKLY ROUNDUP of our picks for cool happenings this week: unique dining experiences, DJs and dance floors for boogie nights, workshops, chill out sessions, and more!
August 28 & August 29
We’re stoked for the Open Farm Community’s (OFC) Friends of the Farm 5-course dining experience featuring Chef-Owner of Dearborn Supper Club, Chris Kong, along side NYC’s Christopher Kong and OFC’s Oliver Truesdale-Jutras & Phoebe Vidal Oviedo; a 5-course meal prepared with locally-produced ingredients; and dinner side chats about the sustainability of food. Happening two nights this week – chope your seat here.
August 29 – 31
Internationally renowned Fuerza Bruta comes to Singapore this week at the Singapore Night Festival this week. The most sold-out show in 34 countries and 58 cities promises an immersive and mind-blowing spectacle of aerial acrobatics, mind-blowing visual effects, and an adrenaline rush of awe-inspiring action performed over and around you. Brace yourself for a 360-degree sensory experience you won’t forget! Tickets available on SISTIC.
We’re big fans of Rave Republic! Don’t miss this homegrown-gone-international duo (DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs) hit the decks at ZOUK Friday. More details here.
Award-winning DJ and dance music producer, Alesso, hails from Sweden to Marquee Singapore this weekend for a night of progressive house beats blended with your favourite pop songs. Renowned for his earliest collaborative hits “Calling (Lose My Mind)” and “Under Control” which topped the UK charts in 2013, get ready to dance the night away at Singapore’s largest nightclub. Online tickets are SOLD OUT. Tickets will be available at the door.
Here’s a unique brunch experience you won’t want to miss. Brunch Bandits by Nithiya is a pop up brunch series with a multicultural twist – blending pan-African flavours with the freshest local ingredients. This Saturday continues the Global South Banana Leaf Thali series at Bunker Bunker with a 5-course spread served banana leaf inspired by the stories of 3 Africans living and loving in Singapore. Book your brunch seat at the table here.
Gin lovers, this one’s for you! Take a journey through the fascinating history and exotic botanicals of gin production with veteran bartender Fadi Sujebto followed by 3 hours of FREE FLOWING Gin & Tonics from an extensive buffet of various gin selections and styles hosted at CIN CIN. Who says learning can’t be fun? Get GINducated here.
Curious to know how you can lead a zero-waste lifestyle? Secondsguru’s Zero Waste Bootcamp is a series of workshops aimed at empowering communities to become agents of change by learning about Singapore’s waste-scape and teaming up with fellow participants to create an actionable plan for communities to roll out over two months. Present your results and learnings for the chance to win a grant and other eco-prizes! Find out more here.
Deep house fans, here’s your chance to get down and dancin’ to Paris-based producer and DJ Zimmer’s bright and eclectic electronic beats. Join the TUFF CLUB in celebrating its one-year anniversary with a leggy night of dancercise ‘til the sunrise. Get your tickets here.
Kampong Boogie takes over the Golden Mile Towers rooftop this Saturday with a family-friendly block party — hip hop, funk, soul and jazz beats meets tacos a la Taco Mantra and drinks by Intermission Bar – at The Projector. $10 Entry for #tacosandhiphop – check out the DJ lineup here.
Catch the first solo exhibition of new works by Ginette Chittick and a lucky spin for a chance to win some artist merchandise. To celebrate Telok Ayer Arts Club’s one year anniversary, veteran and OG Din Hassan will be mixing up delicious cocktails with Black Tears – Cuban Spiced Rum and a #DrinkStall menu of new Signature Cocktails. Make a table booking and find full program details here.
Good people, good music and great vibes guaranteed at Camp Kilo’s SOUL VIBE SUNDAYS session. Nurse your Sat night hangover with a juicy backyard BBQ and kick back to some Afrobeats and cocktails with family and friends at Kampung Bugis. Get the full low down here.