A quick digest of the coolest weekend happenings in Singapore.
Friday, Feb 8
New Zealand bros Ben and Louis Helliker-Hales are the duo behind Chaos in the CBD who’ll be ringing in the weekend with their brand of tunes at Kilo Lounge.
10pm-late at Kilo Lounge. $20.
Off Centre by The Necessary Stage returns decades after its premiere in 1993, with a story about an unlikely friendship that brings up issues of social prejudices against mental health conditions.
Until Feb 17, various timings at Victoria Theatre. $36-$45.
Curated for Total Defence Day, this exhibition displays key incidents over the past 200 years to increase public awareness on cyber threats and fake news.
Until Mar 24 at S’pore Discovery Centre. Free.
Sift & Pick’s first pop-up store at Changi Airport features Korean brands like Alice Martha and Marhen.J, with plenty of offline deals and discounts.
Until Feb 17; daily 11am-10pm at Changi Airport Terminal 3, B2 Event Space. Free.
Get your fill of Lego madness at this brick wonderland, where there’ll be Lego displays, mascot appearances, interactive games, movie-making sessions, workshops by a Lego-certified pro, photo ops, and loads of merch.
Until Feb 24; daily 10am-10pm at VivoCity Atrium, L1. Free.
Saturday, Feb 9
Groove to the beat of Afrodunk, Afrodisco, Afropop, and Afrohouse by DJ Stienen, DJ Rushmo and Jasmyn at this Afro-centric party.
10:30pm-late at Intermission Bar, The Projector.
Take to the dance floor for a Saturday night filled old school electro and techno by Anastasia Kristensen at Headquarters.
10pm-late at Headquarters. $25.
Progressions, the 16-year-old homegrown trance club night, returns for the evening with DJs JonG, Lord Arif, P@T, and Yukun.
10pm-late at Bar Rouge. $25, includes one drink.
Suit up in your comfiest walking gear (and necessities like an umbrella/water bottle) for a five-hour trek from NUS to Kent Ridge Park to Reflections of Bukit Chandu, where you’ll learn about the Battle of Pasir Panjang and the history and geography of the area.
7am-noon, meet at entrance of University Cultural Centre in National University of Singapore. Free with registration.
Sunday, Feb 10
Get rid of your hangover with a brunch spread of rye and sourdough breads, jams, cream cheese spreads, salad cups, eggs, and a dessert table at The Muffinry.
11:30am-2pm at The Muffinry by Bakery & Bar.
Crunk up your Sunday with the tunes of reggae, ska, dancehall, funk, soul, Afrobeat, and jungle at this chill shindig.
3pm-10pm at White Label Records. Free.