This week we have the Health Fiesta, Let’s Play! At PAssion WaVe @ Pasir Ris, J-Lake Fest and Doujin Market. The Hari Raya Light Up will also take place this Friday at Geylang Serai. Happy Labour Day to you, and May the Fourth be with You (on Saturday). 



*Please note this is a partial listing. And there are other free/frugal events happening elsewhere, especially at parks, museums, libraries, and community centres.


Continued from Previous Week

Source: Singapore Garden Festival‎
SGF Horticulture Show
Ends 5 May
10am - 7pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Jurong Lake Gardens
The first-ever SGF Horticulture Show will take place at Jurong Lake Gardens! This offshoot of the popular Singapore Garden Festival (SGF) will showcase horticulture excellence from local industry partners, students and the community who will be demonstrating their talent and expertise.
Source: Gardens by the Bay
Floral Fantasy: Grand Opening Month
Promotional pricing ends 13 May
9am - 9pm
Cost: $9 for a (Resident) Adult ticket during the opening month
Venue: Bayfront Plaza
Floral Fantasy is the latest thematic attraction at Gardens by the Bay. It comprises four diverse garden landscapes, each showcasing a different concept, as well as a 4D ride. For the Grand Opening Month, tickets are at a special promotional price.


Upcoming Events

Source: Singapore Maker Extravaganza‎‎
Istana Open House & Journey to Space at The Istana
1 May
9am - 5pm
Cost: Free
Venue: The Istana
The Istana will be open to the public on Labour Day. The Lifelong Learning Council and Science Centre Singapore will be organising exciting activities in conjunction with the Open House. Visitors can play with 2 different types of AI cars, launch water rockets into the air, look through a solar telescope, and get a free pair of cardboard solar glasses.
Hari Raya Light Up Opening Ceremony
3 May
7pm - 9pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Wisma Geylang Serai Open Plaza
The annual Hari Raya Light-up 2019 (HRLU 2019) will return to Geylang Serai from 3 May to 5 June to mark the holy month of Ramadan. The Light Up Ceremony will be attended by President Halimah.
Source: Health Fiesta
Health Fiesta 2019
3 May - 5 May
11am - 8pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Suntec Singapore Convention Centre
Health Fiesta will empower and enrich visitors of ages 40 and above through educational talks, workshops, cooking demos, contests & giveaways over 3 days.
Source: RWS
RWS Street Eats 2019
3 May - 12 May
Mon – Thu : 10am – 9pm | Fri – Sun : 9am - 10pm
Cost: From $15, inclusive of tasting vouchers worth $15
Venue: Malaysian Food Street, Waterfront Level 1
RWS Street Eats is back for its third year! Rediscover familiar favourites that make up the region’s must-eats, and share your fondest memories at #comeforfood. Save some space for a selection of desserts specially created by RWS chefs.
Source: Team Nila
Date Your Fav Sport Centre Day
4 May
9am - 12pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Various
Date Your Favourite Sport Centre Day is a half-day volunteer event where you can find out more about sports volunteering opportunities. During this "Dating Day", you will get to know the unique sport offerings from all sport centres across Singapore and about the various ActiveSG holiday programmes.
Source: PA Water-Venture
Let's Play! At PAssion WaVe @ Pasir Ris
4 May
10am - 5pm
Cost: Free
Venue: PAssion WaVe @ Pasir Ris
Looking for activities to entertain the kids? Check out the sensory play and toy library at Let's Play! At PAssion WaVe @ Pasir Ris. Don't miss out, sign up now at
Songs At Twilight
4 May
6pm - 7pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage
Singers from both New Opera Singapore (NOS) and Daegu Opera House will come together to present an evening of familiar opera favourites from Mozart, Strauss, Verdi and more, backed by a live orchestra.
Star Wars Day Movie Screening
4 May
7.30pm - 10pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Lakeside Field
On May 4, Star Wars fans can look forward to an outdoor movie screening of Star Wars Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, along with a series of special events with the theme "May the Fourth be with you".
Source: PA Water-Venture
J-Lake Fest
4 May - 5 May
9am - 6pm
Cost: Free
Venue: PAssion WaVe @ Jurong Lake Gardens
Get up close to nature whilst working up a sweat with free sports workouts. Escape into the lush greeneries of Jurong Lake Gardens as PA Water-Venture brings you on a free paddling experience in the newly opened Jurong Lake waters!
Source: Doujin Market - Doujima‎
Doujin Market 2019
4 May - 5 May
11am - 8pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
Doujin Market (or Doujima) is Singapore’s largest pop-culture inspired youth arts convention and exhibition. It celebrates doujin – fan communities passionate about creating art, the original and derivative fan works that they produce, and their aspirations for self-publishing.
Source: Clarke Quay
Sunday Playdates
5 May
12pm - 5pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Clarke Quay, Fountain Square
Start the day with some good, clean fun. Check out the carnival game booths and bouncy houses at the Fountain Square for the whole family. It's free for everyone to play!

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