National Day Celebrations
Commemoration of Singapore's independence from Malaysia in 1965, this national day has parades and fireworks.
Venue: Marina Bay.
Chinese New Year
This is one of the most eagerly anticipated events of the year. Symbolically, new clothes are usually worn to signify the new year and homes are thoroughly cleaned to sweep away any ill fortune. Families visit one another, with little red packets, or 'hong bao', filled with money, gifted to children.Date: 12 February 2021 - 12 February 2021
Venue: Chinatown and various locations.
Singapore Dragon Boat Festival
The dragon boat racing commemorates the search for an ancient Chinese poet and patriot. Nowadays the Dragon Boat Association hosts a few races throughout the year, including the DBS Marina Regatta and the National Dragon Boat Race in Bedok Reservoir.Date: 14 June 2021 - 14 June 2021
Venue: Qu Yuan, Bedok Reservoir.
Free to spectate.
Great Singapore Sale
Singapore loves to shop, especially during the 'GSS' which galvanises stores and malls citywide. From Orchard Road to Marina Bay and the suburbs, there are bargains to be had including discounts, warehouse sales, clearance sales and all types of other sales and promotions. It's a must for hard-core shoppers.Date: 01 July 2021 - 31 July 2021
(Date to be confirmed)
Venue: Orchard Road and various locations.
Singapore Grand Prix
Singapore held the first night-time Formula One Grand Prix in September 2008, with 5km (3 miles) of smooth course snaking around Marina Bay under specially designed lights. The thrilling event - which saw Fernando Alonso storm up the field from 15th place to claim victory - is now held every September/ October in Singapore, and the terrific atmosphere and enthusiasm of the locals make it one of the best times to visit.Date: 01 October 2021 - 03 October 2021
Venue: Marina Bay.
The Festival of Lights celebration takes place on the main road of Little India, which is decorated with many colourful and bright lights, street decorations and fireworks. Traditional and culture activities, street parade, concerts and impressive bazaars with traditional clothing, saris, oil lamps, fragrant flowers and jewellery all come together, as well as delicious Indian food.Date: 01 November 2021 - 04 November 2021
Venue: Little India.