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Faber Peak Singapore ‘Jio’ you to Celebrate SG50

Paying ode to our nation’s 50th year of independence and extending all the happy moments at Faber Peak Singapore, we are offering a host of fun treats for everyone. From flying on patriotic cable car joyrides, to meeting your favourite friend and tucking in to uniquely local delights on the cable car, take your pick from our SG50 treats. Don’t say we ‘Bo Jio’! Singapore Flag-wrapped Cabins (Mount Faber Line) Taking national pride up a notch, hop onboard the Mount Faber line and immerse yourself in the spirit of patriotism as the entire fleet of cabins will be wrapped with the Singapore Flag. Singapore Delights onboard the Singapore Cable Car This August, we are creating a uniquely Singaporean experience for you with the introduction of ‘Singapore delights onboard the Singapore Cable Car’. Tuck into a delicious combination of sevel local favourite dishes including Hainanese Chicken rice and savoury Chili Crab Meat with Mini Mantous all in one bento set while enjoying the glorious view of the Sentosa-Harbourfront skyline. Sunday BBQ-in-the-Park at Faber Bistro Diners are …

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Singapore’s Highest Ice KaChang at Hotel Jen Orchardgateway Singapore!

On August 5, witness Hotel Jen Orchardgateway’s attempt to break the record for Singapore’s Highest Ice Kachang. There will be free bowls of ice kachang and everyone can drop in any amount they wish into the donation box and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore (CPAS).

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The Best National Day Celebration Begins At City Square Mall

City Square Mall will be celebrating the nation’s birthday with every Singaporean’s favourite pastimes – shopping and dining – with lots of exciting offers for everyone in the family. From 17 July to 30 August 2015, satisfy your appetite with enticing dining deals such as lunch sets below $15 and shop till you drop with irresistible offers! To sweeten it further, enjoy free weekday lunch time parking at City Square Mall. In addition to enjoying fantastic deals during the campaign period, shoppers can also redeem a SG50 Juicer Bottle with a minimum spending of $250* ($350* if inclusive of NTUC FairPrice receipts). The first 500 Pioneer Generation cardholders will receive an additional umbrella. And that is not all! City Square Mall is commemorating SG50 with a lucky draw where five lucky winners will win $1,000 worth of City Square Mall shopping vouchers each. It’s easy, every $50* spent entitles you to a lucky draw chance, so spend more and you will be rewarded with more chances. Details of City Square Mall’s National Day promotions: Simply Solid Lucky Draw …

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Superb Views of one of the Fastest Straights of the Singapore Grand Prix Circuit at Me@OUE

Me@OUE, Singapore’s leading open-kitchen-concept restaurant and lounge, located in the middle of the world-famous Marina Bay, is one of the most stunning locations to catch the Singapore Formula One action this September. On Friday, 18 September, Saturday, 19 September and Sunday, 20 September, guests heading up to Me@OUE’s rooftop lounge will be treated to one of the best views of the Esplanade Bridge where cars can reach speeds of up to 280km/h. The Esplanade stretch is one of the few straights in the highly challenging Marina Bay circuit perfect for overtaking. With uninterrupted views of the Esplanade Bridge and Marina Bay, Me@OUE is one of the best dining establishment’s to catch the action as the drivers battle it out for the prestigious World Championship title. The view is complemented by beautiful Me@OUE cocktails, premium wine and champagne selection. Reservations for both the restaurant and outdoor lounge over F1 weekend are now open. For F1 packages and bookings, please visit: Me@OUE Restaurant Opening Hours Lunch: Mondays to Fridays – 12.00pm to 2.00pm Dinner: Mondays to Saturdays …

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SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN Opens with a Splash in Singapore

Sponsored Review SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN opens with a splash at Mastercard Theatres Marina Bay Sands last Friday and we’re really lucky to be invited and got a front row seats! You will know what’s so special with these seats later on. SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN is an Award Winning musical set in 1927 which tells the story, made famous by Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds in the iconic 1952 MGM movie, of the first Hollywood musical, when the silver screen found its voice and left silent movies – and some of its stars – behind. Other than featuring all the songs from the glorious MGM score including Good Morning, Make ‘em Laugh, Moses Supposes and the classic Singin’ in the Rain, the movie’s iconic choreography is flawlessly recreated, and with the help of lots of recycled water, the audience can enjoy one of the most famous dance routines live on stage, with some leaving the theatre a little wetter than when they arrived! YES! that’s what I’m referring to! For those seated in the first few rows, …

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The Highly-anticipated LINE Friends Pop-up Store returns to Singapore!

After a successful launch in April 2014 at Wisma Atria, LINE Friends Pop-up store returns to Singapore, for the second time, at 313@Somerset! Located at the mall’s Atrium on Level 1, the pop-up store will run from 8 June 2015 – 5 July 2015, bringing Singaporeans closer to the ultimate LINE experience. As part of the improved LINE experience, this year’s highly-anticipated LINE Friends Pop-up Store at 313@Somerset will feature a photo zone, complete with a backdrop for shoppers to take the perfect selfie with their favourite LINE Friends characters. Shoppers can also look forward to an extensive array of official LINE merchandise, including exclusive collaboration items, such as the limited edition LINE x EZ-Link cards, LINE x Swarovski jewellery and LINE x LAMY pens. Favourite LINE character mascots, Cony and Brown, will also make special appearances during the period of the pop-up store for photo-taking opportunities as well! Brown & Cony Meet & Greet Session 12 & 19 Jun, Friday : 7:00pm 13 & 20 Jun, Saturday : 3:00PM & 7:00PM 14 & 21 …

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Escape from The Conspiracy- key visual

1st island-wide Real Escape Game in Singapore!

Real Escape Game in Singapore returns with its first island-wide edition! Vivid Creations and SCRAP, the creator of Real Escape Game in Japan, are proud to present Escape from The Conspiracy, the largest edition of this puzzle-solving game series. With the support of Singapore Tourism Board’s Kickstart Fund, Real Escape Game (REG) in Singapore Vol. 9 aims to attract more than 3000 participants over all the weekends in June 2015. Enjoy the excitement of going around the island to gather clues and solve puzzles. It was my first time attempting to play the game and it really squeeze and drained my brain juices badly, but it’s fun and entertaining! best when you play it with a group of friends! REG is a thematic puzzle-based game that was the first of its kind to be brought in from Japan in 2012, and is a pioneer in the establishment of the “escape room” concept in Singapore. REG focuses on the finest quality of puzzle contents, encourages real-life social interactions and promotes team bonding among players. Starting at …

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Unique Charity Run to Light Up 100 Lives in Singapore

The SOSD and Assisi Hospice is organizing a unique charity run on 3rd October 2015, at the East Coast Park to raise funds for both organisations. Titled the “Light Up Your Life Run”, this distinctive evening event features various lighting themes and fun-filled activities for all ages. The non-competitive event is opened to the public. Categories for participation include the individual 5 km and 10 km run, as well as the 2 km dog walk (dog accompanied by owner). Every participant will receive a goodie bag worth up to S$250, including a limited edition event T-shirt, a bottle of vitamins, pet food from Wellness, energy bar and vouchers from our generous sponsors such as Delifrance and Renault. Participants and members of the public can also enjoy activities on the sidelines of the charity run, including a mini-carnival that will feature various stalls and family activities at the event site. Details on the mini-carnival will be available closer to the event date. The funds raised from this event will go towards the operating expenses for both …

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Indulge in a taste of Vietnam at the NTUC FairPrice Vietnam Fair 2015

FairPrice’s Vietnam Fair brings you a marriage of fluffy fragrant rice and succulent, bouncy tiger shrimps from 4 to 18 June 2o15 without having to travel 2,856km for a taste of Vietnam! Here’s some of the exclusive items available at the Vietnam Fair. Hong Hanh First Press Extra Virgin Fish Sauce 330ml · Specially imported from Vietnam, the Hong Hanh First Press Extra Virgin Fish Sauce has been fermented for more than 12 months in traditional wooden barrels in Vietnam, producing only the purest and most scrumptious fish sauce. · Its distinct aroma and flavour makes a tasty everyday sauce for Vietnamese cooking. · Enhanced with anchovy extract, this sweet sauce is best used for stir-fried dishes, dips for spring rolls, and marinade for grilled meat.   OH RICEY! Instant Rice Noodles 70g · The OH RICEY! Instant Rice Noodles has been specially imported for the FairPrice Vietnam Fair, and is exclusively available at FairPrice. · The noodles are made from pure rice, and the soup from traditional spices of Pho Vietnam. · The instant rice …

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Disney on Classic: Olaf Comes To Singapore!

This summer, Olaf visits our sunny island at The Star Vista on 6, 7, 13 and 14 June. Frozen fans who snap a photo with Olaf and upload it on Instagram with the hashtag, #disneyonclassicsg would stand to win 4 VIP tickets (worth $676) and 4 backstage tour passes to Disney on Classic ~ A Magical Night ASIA TOUR 2015! During this period, anyone who purchases at least $170 worth of tickets to Disney on Classic at The Star Vista between 6-14 June may receive a Frozen Charm Bracelet*. Experience the magic of Disney as never before with its most successful live orchestral show, Disney on Classic ~ A Magical Night! Following 12 years of sold out performances in Japan; Disney on Classic ~ A Magical Night is finally arriving in Southeast Asia and Singapore for the first time for the whole family to enjoy. This full-length concert will showcase the most beloved tunes from the famed Walt Disney Studios songbook, performed by 8 international singers and Singapore’s very own Metropolitan Festival Orchestra under the …

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Flowery Fun Times in the Gardens this June Holidays

Take a walk down memory lane this June Holiday and have some Flowery Fun Times at Gardens by the Bay! Starting 22 May, Gardens by the Bay latest floral display bring to life beloved characters from your favourite nursery rhymes. Come meet Mary and her little lamb, the old lady in her shoe, Old MacDonald with his farm animals and Humpty Dumpty before his fall. Other than the usual nursery rhymes that we are all familiar with, there’s also a section with nursery rhymes from all the different races in Singapore. Are you able to tell which are they from the display below? Can you tell which chinese nursery rhymes does this belong to? Buzz buzzz~~~ Amidst fields of Lupin blooms, Foxgloves and Delphiniums too, Wondrous characters and animals await to take you on a Nursery Rhymes date. “Flowery Fun Times” is the third of six chapters in Gardens by the Bay’s storytelling journey in 2015. This enchanting series of floral displays for the year will draw visitors into the magical world of folklore, legends, fairy …

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Harmony@Workplaces Photo Contest Back for Third Run

The annual Harmony@Workplaces Photo Contest is back for a third year! Hosted on the Harmony@Workplaces Facebook page, the Photo Contest, organised by Ministry of Manpower’s Community Engagement Programme Unit, will take place from 11 May 2015 to 26 June 2015. Lunchtime Outdoor Activation at Chevron House A lunchtime outdoor activation event will be held at Chevron House on 21 and 22 May 2015, from 11.30am to 2.00pm. Public can take part in the Harmony@Workplaces Photo Contest and enjoy a range of fun-filled activities and traditional local snacks including: (a) Social Photo Booth: Participants can pose for photos with attractive SG50 themed props. The photos can then be uploaded onto the Harmony@Workplaces Facebook for the contest; (b) Kampong Snack Challenge: Participants will be invited to take part in the game of Kampong Snack Challenge, featuring local ethnic delights such as “Muah Chee” and “Kueh Lapis”, and stand to win attractive prizes; and (c) Goodie Bags: Goodie bags containing a Harmony@Workplaces ez-link card, USB fan, automatic umbrella and bluetooth speaker/laptop sleeve/power bank/travel adaptor will be redeemable for …

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Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day

Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day on 14 April 2015

Celebrating loyal moo-niacs with ice cream and music, Ben & Jerry’s launches Free Cone Day FM on 14 April to thank fans through their favourite tunes! The moo-ment is finally here! Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day 2015 is back this year for another day of smiles and scoops on 14 April 2015, Tuesday across all scoops shops in Singapore, offering 18 euphoric flavours. Each year, around the world, Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day brings people together for a fun and funky-filled day of chunkilicious ice cream as a way of saying ‘thank you’ to all loyal moo-niacs. In a special way this year, we celebrate our fans in Singapore – that’s you! – by turning our notes of thanks into music for everyone’s ears on Free Cone Day FM (FCD FM), Ben & Jerry’s music station created especially for our fans by our fans. A dedicated channel just for Ben & Jerry’s fans on Free Cone Day, FCD FM will broadcast fans’ song dedications and accompany them as they wait in line for …

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Mizuno Ekiden 2015_Logo (Reversed)

Mizuno Singapore launches first ever full-fledged Ekiden Race in Singapore

Mizuno kicks it up a notch as they introduced today the first full-fledged Ekiden race in Singapore. Targeting at least 5,000 participants, the inaugural race, which will be the first of its kind in Singapore, will take place on 18 July 2015 at The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay. Striving to deliver an experience that will focus on Japanese values such as teamwork, performance and perseverance, the Mizuno Ekiden 2015 will showcase the concept of relay running that has stemmed from Japan and has been incredibly popular since its inception. Although the concept is not new in Singapore, it will be the first time a race in Singapore features only Ekiden-based categories, namely the Open Category (42.195km), Corporate and Schools Category (21.1km)*. Racing in teams of four, the participants will be entitled to compete in their respective categories for a prize purse of $1,600 and $600 worth of Mizuno products, along with the honour and prestige that comes with winning the inaugural Mizuno Ekiden 2015 Race. Running in an Ekiden race allows participants to experience the importance of a team working in sync with one …

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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast – A Beautiful Love Story Not to be Missed

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning smash hit Broadway musical spectacular, is now showing in Singapore for the first time. As part of their 20th anniversary celebrations, the original Broadway creative team has reunited to bring this acclaimed production to over 12 countries for a first-ever International tour. This elaborate theatrical production comes to life on stage at the MasterCard Theatres, Marina Bay Sands from 21 March 2015 to 3 May 2015. Tickets are now on sale. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped in a spell placed by an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity. I was really excited about it and was glad to be able to catch the show …

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Go BARE Because You Care – Registration Now Open

Habitat for Humanity Singapore’s annual walkathon Bare Your Sole returns for its seventh year on Saturday, 30 May 2015, this time at Sentosa Island, Palawan Beach from 8am to 12pm, and registration is now open. Bare Your Sole aims to raise awareness for the large number of people living in poverty without the ability afford basic amenities, such as shelter or footwear. Funds raised from the 2km and 4km barefoot charity walkathon supports Habitat for Humanity Singapore’s Project HomeWorks programme, which is a local initiative aimed at improving the living conditions of the elderly, the sick and the physically challenged living in one-room flats in Singapore. A total of over $300,000 was raised from last year’s edition of Bare Your Sole, where more than 5,000 participants turned up to show their support. Aside from the walkathon, there will be a wide range of activities such as a high elements course with flying fox and rock-climbing wall, a Habitat Village and a Kids’ Corner, as well as entertaining martial arts demonstrations and musical performances, promising to …

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IHG® Rewards Club Signs Global Partnership with Mahindra Racing Formula E Team

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today announces a multi-year partnership between its industry leading loyalty programme, IHG Rewards Club, and the Mahindra Racing Formula E Team. Formula E is the world’s first all-electric powered motor racing Championship consisting of a series of races known as ‘ePrix’ all held on city-centre street circuits. Formula E represents cutting-edge engineering and progressive design. It promotes clean energy and sustainability, which makes it a great partner for IHG with its own strong track record of innovation and commitment to achieving sustainability, through its award-winning environmental management tool, the IHG Green Engage™ system. The partnership will be officially launched at the inaugural Miami Formula ePrix on March 14th 2015, where IHG Rewards Club branding will be unveiled on the Mahindra Racing Formula E Team’s uniforms and cars raced by Bruno Senna and Karun Chandhok. As part of the strategic partnership, IHG will also become the preferred hotel partner of Mahindra Racing Formula E Team worldwide. The partnership will offer IHG Rewards Club’s valued members various levels of access to the Mahindra …

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SUPERSIZEME @ SUNTEC’S THE BIG PICTURE – The Largest Selfie Projection in Singapore

LG has teamed up with Suntec Singapore to present “SupersizeMe @ The Big Picture” event which is set to take selfie experience to the next level. It will be held at Suntec’s The Big Picture, touted by Guinness World Records as the world’s largest high-definition video wall. Largest Selfie Projection in Singapore Participants will be invited to LG’s photo booths, where they can take a selfie or wefie with LG G Flex2’s ‘Hot Curves’ themed props. The photos taken will be uploaded to Instagram with #LGHotCurves, and instantly beamed onto the mammoth video wall making it the largest selfie projection in Singapore. Following that, participants can snap a selfie against their supersized selfie projected on The Big Picture to form a memorable photo-in-photo opportunity. Participants can submit their photos taken with the ‘SupersizeMe’ selfie backdrop via the timeline contest at The top six photos with the most Facebook “likes” will stand a chance to win a Dream Drive Lamborghini Joyride each. The Facebook contest will be held from 28 February to 9 March 2015. SupersizeMe @ Suntec’s The Big Picture – Event Details: Date: Feb 28 …

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‘We Love SG” – Chingay Parade 2015

The First Formal Chingay Parade in Singapore started on 4 February 1973 where the PA (People’s Associations) teamed up with the Singapore National Pugilistic Federation for a grand show in the Year of the Ox. This act was mooted by the then-Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew who was also the chairman of the People’s Association, that Chingay, with all its noise and gaiety, would compensate for the ban on firecrackers, a customary New Year practice to drive away evil spirits. It was extremely well received that it became an annual festival and Chingay had its 40th anniversary in 2012. This year, in celebrations of SG50, Chingay will be having the biggest and grandest parade in Chingay history! Themed “We Love SG” (我们爱新加坡), the 43rd Chingay parade will be presented by 11,000 beautiful multi-cultural performers! Special thanks to PA, we got to go on a preview as well as a behind the scene tour in advanced! ;) Vroom Vroom~ expect some roaring sound in this year parade! One million colourful “We Love SG Flowers” handcrafted from used plastic …

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Setting the Stage with Wedding Acts : Royal Roman-themed Wedding

Do you still remember my trip to Bali with Wedding Acts where they put up a wonderful outdoor wedding ceremony along the cliff? This time round, let’s see what can they do in a indoor ballroom setting ;) The venue of the wedding is located at Hatten Hotel Malacca and the theme given was to create a roman greek royal wedding. Look at the props used.. that looks like some major work ongoing there! Discussion ongoing with the florist on table arrangement. Getting ready to get some work started! Fresh roses~ so pretty right?! and here’s the team behind Wedding Acts. Not forgetting to have some fun while at work ;) Hmm wonder where will these be placed at… What is a Rome themed wedding without the signature Roman columns right? And after two days of hardwork… here’s the transformation! A water feature where you can make wishes and blessings to the newly-wed! cocktails table nicely decorated as well. What a grand entrance right?! and the main highlight got to be the stage! with the …

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