You don’t need to dress in red and white or be front and centre at the parade to show your love for this Little Red Dot. There are a multitude of ways to celebrate Singapore’s 52nd birthday, starting with simply…being the best Singaporean you can be. And by Singaporean we mean an expert at eating, shopping, and supporting local talent, from artisans to artistes across all stages.
Hang with your “brothers” at Army Daze 2
We’re calling it—it is your duty as a Singaporean to catch Michael Chiang’s Army Daze 2 on stage. There will be characters you feel you’ve known your entire life, catchy songs that will have everyone singing in unison, hilarious local jokes—so leave all pretentiousness at the door—and a bunch of heart-warming personal stories that will hit close to home.
Sing out loud at “Wonder Boy”
Not only will this movie give you a completely different history lesson of 1970s Singapore, it will give you a glimpse into Dick Lee’s life as a struggling teenage musician, where he experimented with sex, drugs and rock and roll, and a pair of platform shoes that weren’t made for running…away from the police. And the music? As moving as it is world class.
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Shop for good at Club 21
For every purchase made at Club 21 stores on National Day, you will receive a special tote made from lamp post banners and flags previously used during National Day celebrations. This is through Club 21’s support for The LampPost Project, a collective that provides sewing skills to the less privilege to create these bags, who then receive the profits earned from the sales of these bags.
Support local at Robinsons
As part of its “So Singapore” National Day campaign, Robinsons is putting local labels in the spotlight—from Klarra and Yacht 21 to DrGL, and a new range of Singaporean delectable from brands like Ette Tea and Straits Preserves.
This National Day we go loco for LOCAL because we're SO SINGAPORE! _ We love our local talent. Let's celebrate and toast our amazing artisans, our inspiring designers, the unmatched talent of our craftsmen, all in one place, at Robinsons. Happy National Day to our homegrown talent we salute you! _ Stop by our stores today and over the weekend for some great deals from our fabulous team Singapore! _
Stay in the Peranakan heart of Singapore
Avoid the crowds and make an escape to Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong, where Peranakan-inspired interiors, colour and character make up a truly unique, Instagram-worthy staycation, housed on the site of the former Joo Chiat Police Station.
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Spend the day at Ce La Vi
Ce La Vi’s Majulah National Day Fiesta is perfect for the entire family—think nostalgic game stations, face painters, photo booths, DJ sessions, a scrumptious barbecue and a feast of local fare, all served with a panoramic view of the city, fireworks and roaring fighter jet display.
What better way to celebrate our nation's 52nd birthday than with the iconic Singapore Sling and the beautiful cityscape from level 57. Join us at the Majulah National Day Fiesta?? on 9 Aug – Our pre-sale ticketing is now closed, tickets are still available at the door at S$38 (inclusive of 1 premium pour), subject to availability. #CLVsg
Visit the grand old Raffles Hotel
Bring the family for “A Last, Lingering Look at an Icon”, a specially curated tour and exhibition of the grand dame, Raffles Hotel Singapore. Expect to walk through the hallowed hallways of this 130-year-old colonial beauty and visit the rooms and suites that once hosted some of the world’s most famous people before it undergoes the second phase of its restoration.
We are pleased to share that due to overwhelming response for our specially curated tour and exhibition, ‘A Last, Lingering Look at an Icon’, we have opened up some additional slots for you! The tours are extremely limited, so book fast! Before we commence on Phase Two of our restoration, join us as we walk through marbled hallways and immerse in the illustrious tales encapsulated in this 130-year-old colonial beauty. Reminisce the hotel’s former beachfront and visit its rooms that had once welcomed famous guests. For more information, please visit: https://goo.gl/SHCBMV #RafflesHotelSingapore #RafflesHotel #RafflesSingapore #MyRafflesExperience