july 2017 weekend singapore
Tiong Bahru Bakery’s picnic day: Weird Wonderful World

July is looking to be quite an eventful month! We’re talking shopping sprees, summer picnics and a slew of chic gastronomic events that are sure to please more than just the palates of all you fashionable foodies. Here’s what you must check out:

Club 21 Bazaar

7-9 July at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre

Yes, the highly anticipated Club 21 Bazaar is back, this time in an all new and more accessible venue at the Marina Bay Sands. Expect up to 80 per cent off accessories, ready-to-wear and some of the cutest shoes from past seasons’ runways from over 300 luxury brands. Just one thing to note—there are no changing rooms and no mirrors, so wear clothes that allow you to try things over/under, and bring a friend that can snap proper #OOTDs to help you shop! www.facebook.com/club21global/


Zouk Flea & Easy x Sunset Pasar

9 July, Sunday, 12pm-7pm at Zouk

Grab your recyclable tote bags and get hyped for a yet another unique shopping experience courtesy of Zouk and Sunset Pasar. The famed flea market will feature stalls peddling a curation of sartorial wares from local and emerging brands and designers, as well as pre-loved goods from the wardrobes of the city’s fashion set; while F&B outlets dish out scrumptious sustenance and local live performances keep spirits high the entire afternoon. zoukclub.com/events/090717-zouk/

David Hockney: A Matter of Perspective

On now till 9 September at STPI Creative Workshop & Gallery

STPI Gallery continues to celebrate its 15th anniversary with the launch of David Hockney: A Matter of Perspective, an exhibition of 36 carefully curated works drawn from the Singapore National Collection. From innovative still-life lithographs to photographic drawings, this collection invites you to view landscapes, colourful architecture, swimming pools and eclectic personalities through his eyes. Be sure to take a picture of people looking at people looking at art—you’ll get it when you see it. www.stpi.com.sg/exhibitions/stpi-annual-special-exhibition-david-hockney

Tiong Bahru Bakery’s picnic day: Weird Wonderful World

8 and 9 July, 3pm-8pm at Singapore Botanic Gardens 

Tiong Bahru Bakery is heading out for a picnic – and you are all invited. Think lush, garden settings; lots of fun inflatables to lounge on; and picnic buckets—not baskets—full of fluffy breads, buttery pastries and a plethora of other delicious bites. www.facebook.com/events/142155183023262/

By Dana Koh