Category: Frugal Events

Your Frugal Week Planner for 28 Jan to 3 Feb 2015

goat lanterns
The Chinese New Year light up ceremony is this week, ushering in the year of the goat.

The Official Chinese New Year light up ceremony takes place this coming weekend, along with other awesome frugal events such as Eco Day Out @ South West and the Really Really Free Market (just in time for Spring cleaning!). Also, be sure to check out Thaipusam later on in the week (that is, if you can stomach it). (more…)

Your Frugal Week Planner for 21 Jan to 27 Jan 2015

Understand and be inspired by the amazing work carried out by over 20 VWOs.

Experience Asian Contemporary Art at its best at Art Stage Singapore, or join MediaCorp and Community Chest in their inaugural volunteering event to show your care, concern and support for the less privileged. You can also catch a free movie screening at 112 Katong. All this, and more for you during this week…. (more…)

Your Frugal Week Planner for 14 Jan to 20 Jan 2015

Check out the world-class arts scene at these festivals.

A week full of festivals, with more than 100 events! Who says there’s nothing to do here on a budget? Movies by the Bay is back again for you to enjoy free blockbuster movie screenings under the stars and with the Marina bay as your backdrop. And if that’s not enough, remember that there are plenty of free events and activities all over Singapore, especially at museums, parks, and libraries; keep in mind that this is just a partial listing. Here are you frugal events for the week: (more…)

Your Frugal Week Planner for 7 Jan to 13 Jan 2015

Come join more than 30 inter-racial, diverse groups in a mass pongal cooking.

Isn’t it great that we live in a multicultural nation where it seems like there is always something to celebrate? This week, you can look forward to the Pongal Indian Harvest Festival in Little India, a tour of the newly gazetted National Monument – the Sri Thendayuthapani Temple, and some amazingly talented musicians playing the classics. Here’s the first weekly planner for the new year. (more…)

Your Frugal Week Planner for 24 Dec to 30 Dec 2014

Christmas is a great day to visit one of the many museums in Singapore.

A big thank you to all those who read and support this blog. It has been almost a year since I started this journey, and I hope to continue spreading the message of frugality, gratitude, and green living in a social environment that overemphasizes spending, status, and overconsumption of resources. I wish you all a very happy, enjoyable, and meaningful Christmas. Here are your frugal activities for the week: (more…)