Category: Entertainment

Watch & Record Shows from your Favourite Local TV Stations

Watch, record, rewind, and pause live television - FREE!
Watch, record, rewind, and pause live television – FREE!

I recently had dinner with two security uncles who work at a nearby condo. Upon finishing our dinner, one of the uncles, who was the more quiet and reserved one, was in such a hurry to return home. I thought it was because he was tired and wanted to get enough sleep before his next shift. After some prodding, he finally confessed. He wanted to go home to not miss an episode of his favourite Korean drama! If he were using RecordTV, a web-based free application, to record the episode, he wouldn’t have had to rush home. Or confess to being a Korean-drama junkie. (more…)

Free Admission to “Singapura: 700 Years” Exhibit at the National Museum

Explore our rich history in this free exhibit.
Explore our rich history in this free exhibit.

The National Museum of Singapore recently opened a new exhibit called “Singapura: 700 Years”. This exhibit takes you on a journey through Singapore’s history beginning from the 14th century, when it was a humble fishing village, to being an independent, first-world nation today. Entry is free for Singaporeans and PRs. There are also free guided tours conducted in various languages (English, Mandarin, Japanese, and French). (more…)

Top Things to do During Deepavali

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Celebrate one of the biggest and brightest of all Hindu festivals – right here in Singapore.

Deepavali, or Diwali, is one of the most important religious festivals for Hindus, Sikhs, and Jains. It is celebrated as a triumph of good over evil, and of light over darkness; hence, it is called the Festival of Lights. The festival preparations and rituals typically extend over a five-day period. But in Singapore, we are blessed to have the celebrations last for more than a month! This year’s theme is “The Goddess of Furtune: Mahalakshmi”. Here are some (free) things you can do to get into the festive spirit. (more…)

Free Ice Cream and Move Screening at ChunkFest

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ChunkFest returns for its 7th year to Singapore.

Ben & Jerry’s ChunkFest, the largest ice-cream festival, returns for the seventh year to Singapore on Saturday, 4 Oct. This year, it will be held at The Meadows at Gardens by the Bay from 2-10pm. Admission is free. Fans will get to try 20 flavours ($6 per scoop; $11 for two), including new and exclusive flavours that are typically only available in the US. There will also be carnival activities, performances, and a free evening movie screening of Divergent at 7:30pm. (more…)

Where to Get a FREE Family Vacation during the School Holidays

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Families for Life will be holding its annual National Family Celebrations this weekend.

You don’t have to spend a lot of money to make lasting, meaningful and valuable memories during the school holidays. As part of the Families for Life Celebrations, you and your family can enjoy free Segway® rides, indoor rock climbing, kayaking, and a Despicable Me marathon screening at the newly opened Singapore Sports Hub on 13 – 14 Sept from 3pm – 9.30pm. (more…)