So, it’s almost time for CNY and if you’re stuck wondering what you can do or where you can bring your family to in between the visits, you’re at the right place because we’ve got just the plans for you! Here are 3 last minute CNY outing ideas for the whole family. After all, quality family time can be hard to get with all that workload, so take full opportunity of the holidays!
- The Future of Us Exhibition
The Future of Us’ exhibition is an immersive and multi-sensory experience that offers a glimpse into the possibilities of how Singaporeans can live, work, learn and care in the future. To usher in the Year of the Monkey, the exhibition will be hosting a wide selection of CNY programmes to entertain you with performances by Lion Dance and Opera troupes, along calligraphy demonstrations, Feng Shui readings and even traditional Chinese comedic crosstalks from 5 to 7 February. While the exhibition will be closed on 8 and 9 February, you still have the rest of the week to squeeze in some time for this!
Date: Ongoing – 8 March 2016
Venue: Gardens by the Bay
Time: 9am-9pm daily
- Welcome Spring at Sentosa
Make the Lunar New Year weekend one for the family and bond over traditional activities such as calligraphy, paper cutting and palm reading from 6 to 9 February at Siloso Point. Start off with a slow stroll through the Merlion Plaza and be visually treated to floral displays or spot the Family Bliss lantern display featuring three generations of monkeys. What’s more, feel the springtime love as you pass the Union of Love and Butterfly Garden light displays before hitting the Prosperity Bridge enveloped by arches of lanterns and romantic Cherry Blossoms!Date: 1 – 14 February 2016
Venue: Merlion Plaza, Beach Plaza, Palawan Beach and Siloso Point, Sentosa
- Dahlia Dreams Garden Trail
Embark on a Journey to the West as you explore the Flowers and Fruit Mountain and enter the Water Curtain Cave at Gardens by the Bay. Delight in monkey-shaped topiaries in a cavern of surprises and pick up interesting information about the colourful blooms of dahlias and begonias in the Year of the Monkey!Date: Ongoing till 28 February
Venue: Flower Dome (Gardens by the Bay)
Admission charge to the Flower Dome applies
And there you have it, our top picks for the festive season. Have a wonderful CNY holiday with the family!