Be a part of Singapore’s first Rum festival at Rum Bellion this weekend! Taking place along the iconic Keong Siak Road, get ready for a line-up of leading and emerging global rum brands, along with guest shifts from top rum bars from around the world. A treasure trove of fun and engaging experiences, Rum Bellion is suitable for rum enthusiasts and newbies alike – a friendly and light-hearted event that encourages the appreciation and education of rum in all its forms.
Explore this unique initiative helmed by Neon Pigeon and its neighbour venues Taki Taki, Limehouse and Bula Café & Bar as you explore the world of rum.
Get your drink coupons and find out more here.
3 p.m. onwards
Keong Siak Road, Singapore
It’s the month of October and you can’t miss out on the annual Oktoberfest celebrations! The perfect time to indulge in lots and lots of beer and a hearty grill feast. Come dressed in checkered or plaid shirts at Wheeler’s Estate as it celebrates Oktoberfest local style with music, drinks, games and rotisserie!
Find out more here.
Oktoberfest at Wheeler’s Estate
7.30 p.m. till 1 a.m.
Wheeler’s Estate, 2 Park Lane, Seletar Aerospace Park, 798386
The Brazil National football team will return to Singapore for two spectacular international friendlies against the best football teams in Africa. Held at the National Stadium, the Brazilian National football team will take on the Senegal National football team on 10th October 2019, and the Nigeria National football team on 13th October 2019.
Witness world-class players on show in these two thrilling matches this weekend. Tickets are available at https://www.sportshub.com.sg/BrazilGlobalTour!
Embark on a gastronomical odyssey at Capella Singapore’s bespoke home-style kitchen, Chef’s Table, with Chef Naohisa Takiguchi hailing from award-winning Palace Hotel Tokyo. Tempt your palate with Chef Takiguchi’s curated degustation menus, presenting an array of luscious Japanese delicacies made using fresh seasonal produce.
Capella Epicurean Journey: The Art of Japanese Cuisine
12 – 14 October
Capella Singapore – Sentosa Island, Singapore, 1 The Knolls, Sentosa Island, 098297
Love coffee? Here’s your chance. Presenting Philips House of Coffee – a multi-sensory exploration of specialty coffee for aficionados and amateurs alike. This month-long event consists of 3 workshops that will take you through the journey of your favourite brew right from roasting process to cupping, and tasting of various roasts and blends. The first will be held on the 12th of October – head down to learn how to appreciate coffee and the cupping process!
Sign up here: http://to.philips/600818BYu
Philips House of Coffee Workshop: Coffee Appreciation and Cupping
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Chye Seng Huat Hardware, 150 Tyrwhitt Road, 207563
Bonjour! The restaurant, Ginett, has partnered up with So Chic French Guide and the French Embassy for Voilah France Singapore Festival‘s The Voilah! Festival: Gastronomy Week happening from 12 to 18 Oct. It’ll be dishing out an exclusive 3-course dinner-only menu for an entire week! For $39++, experience some of the best of French cuisine!
Chope your seats here.
Ginett x SoChic (The Voilah! Festival: Gastronomy Week)
12 to 18 October
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Ginett Singapore, 200 Middle Road, 188980
Step into a magical realm with Tanjong Beach Club at its last edition of Barefoot Tiki Nights for the year. It’ll be transforming the beach into a spectacular neon paradise, with DJ Orio on the decks with tropical beats that’ll bring this night to life.
Kick off your night with a sunset dinner at the pool terrace with the freshest coastal cuisine and enjoy the backdrop of the best strip of sand lined with palm trees and lush foliage. Get your glitter on and glam out at our DIY Beauty Bar, and when the lights go out, dance under the moonlight and illuminate the night skies.
Get your tickets here.
Kinou is more than a restaurant — it’s a concept, a place to share moments, food, and drinks. Join us in a collaboration celebration with Heart of Darkness, where perfectly refined cuisine meets premium craft beer. You don’t want to miss the intricately crafted menu inspired from the experienced chefs of Kinou. This one of a kind beer dinner will consist of 4 courses.
This event is ticketed and has limited seating. Get your tickets here.
Be the first in the world to experience the all-new NERF Action Xperience venue at Marina Square and compete in the SAFRA NERF Challenge 2019 to win prizes! (The challenge is open to Singaporeans and PR, aged 17 to 35 years old as of event date.)
Form a team of 2 and navigate through the immersive landscape, conquer fears, focus-aim-blast and emerge as the overall Challenge Team Champion! 1) COMPETE – Experience 2 exclusive NERF worlds (Zombie City and Camp Dune) as the high-octane design of this zone reflects the action-packed intensity of NERF battles. 2) CONQUER – Build your confidence as you conquer harsh conditions and overcome fears by scaling through high terrains of the Volcano, Glacier, Summit and Ice Cliff! For more details, go to https://nerfax.com.sg/activities.
Here’s your chance to touch and feel some strangely-textured plants! Join Gardens by the Bay on a 1-hour guided tour as we explore the outdoor gardens through the sense of touch. Discover that plants have similar senses, and learn why those senses are vital for both plants and people!
The event costs $10 per person.
Of Seeds and Senses: Outdoor Walking Tour on Touch
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, 018953
Celebrate the National Museum’s 132nd birthday and be transported back to the sights, sounds and smells of an old port city as you reacquaint yourself with the National Museum of Singapore.
National Museum of Singapore’s 132nd Anniversary Celebrations
12 to 13 October
11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
National Museum of Singapore, 93 Stamford Rd, 178897
By Melodi Ghui, 7 October 2019 / Photos: respective events and Instagram
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