Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there. And a quick message to regular readers of this blog – I’m taking a break from blogging for a while. This means the “Frugal Events” section will not be updated. Many thanks for your support, and I hope you continue to find frugal ways of spending quality time with those you love!  



*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: SCCC‎‎
Cultural Extravaganza 2019
Ends 15 Jun
Various timings
Cost: Mix of free & ticketed events
Venue: Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre, 1 Straits Boulevard
The Cultural Extravaganza 2019 invites all to discover Singapore’s evolving and contemporary Chinese culture in our everyday life. Held over 3 weeks, get set to be immersed in a dynamic line-up of programmes featuring performances by home-grown arts and cultural groups, exhibitions, workshops, talks, creative markets and more.
Source: The Peranakan Festival Singapore
The Peranakan Festival
Ends 31 July
Cost: Mix of free & ticketed events
Main Venue: Claymore Connect, 442 Orchard Road
Highlights include performances, a first-ever pop-up exhibition of an interior of a Peranakan house, cooking demonstrations, tastings and a Gala Dinner.


Upcoming Events

Source: NParks
Gardeners' Day Out at HortPark
15 June
9am - 3pm
Cost: Free
Venue: HortPark
At Gardeners' Day Out, look forward to an entire day of gardening and lifestyle activities with favourites like the Marketplace, free talks and demonstrations, free garden tour of HortPark, and kids' activities like storytelling and handicrafts.
Source: Indian Heritage Centre‎
IHC: Children's Season Open House 2019
15 June
10am - 7pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Indian Heritage Centre
Indian Heritage Centre will have a special Children's Season Open House with drop-in activities, cultural performances, guided tours, storytelling, craft workshops, and a Heritage Hunt.
Source: PA Water-Venture‎
What'SUP Beach Fest 2019
15 June
10am - 9pm
Cost: $5 per session
Venue: PAssion WaVe @ East Coast
At the PAssion WaVe @ East Coast’s (PAWV EC) open house, get your heart pumping with their annual SUP race event - ‘What’SUP? Let’s Race!’, or party it up at their ‘Aspire to Perspire: Sports Concert by the Beach’. There will be water sports, try-outs, exciting workshops, and more for just a $5 fee.
Source: Aviva Superfundae
Aviva Superfundae
15 June
10am - 9pm
Cost: $$19.90
Venue: The Meadow, Gardens By The Bay
Aviva Superfundae is a one-of-a-kind funival where you can indulge in some unique, quirky and all-out fantastic all-day play with your family. Experience play at its best with games and activities which effortlessly fuse structured and free play.
Opera in the Park - Nature & Hope
15 June
5.30pm - 7pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage
This year, Opera in the Park commemorates two special events - the 35th anniversary of Singapore Press Holdings and 160th anniversary of Singapore Botanic Gardens. The concert aims to bring music to the masses with locally-trained talents, featuring a programme consisting of nature and celebratory-themed pieces.
Source: Gardens by the Bay
Gardens by the Bay: Children's Festival
15 June - 30 June
10am - 9pm
Cost: Free admission
Venue: Supertree Grove, Gardens by the Bay
Children’s Festival 2019 will see the transformation of Supertree Grove at the Gardens into a colourful carnival filled with family-friendly games and activities, inspired by Buzz, Woody and the gang in an all-new Toy Story adventure.
Source: Sentosa
Pokémon Carnival
15 June - 30 June
5pm - 9pm
Cost: Free admission
Venue: Sentosa Cove
Get ready for big-time fun at Singapore’s biggest Pokémon carnival, where all 403 Pokémon from the Alola islands will make an appearance for the first time in Asia! There will be games, inflatables, meet-and-greets - and the iconic Pikachu Parade.
Source: DadsforLife.sg‎
Dad's Day Out
16 June
8.30am - 8pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Singapore Sports Hub
Dad's Day Out will have fun-filled family bonding activities as well as exciting stage games and appearances by Mediacorp artistes and personalities! Sign up at www.celebratingfathers.sg #celebratingfathers2019
Source: Sunday Social‎
Pasar Pink!
16 June
11am - 10pm
Cost: Free
Venue: Open Farm Community, 130E Minden Road
Sunday Social Market together with Pink Fest is proud to present Pasar Pink @Open Farm Community- Singapore's first, truly inclusive social market where everyone is welcome, celebrated and equal! Bring your friends and your family for fabulous merchandise, music and makan!

1 Comment on Frugal Events for 12 June to 18 June 2019

  1. me and bf are freelancing. So weekly i will check up on frugal events to see where can we go to spend quality time together without burning a big hole in our wallets.
    Really want to say a thank you for spending time to do up all these and have a good break! 🙂

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