Singapore this March: i Light Marina Bay, Singapore Design Week, and Disney on Ice
An event for everyone, March in Singapore kicks off with Instagram-worthy light art illustrations, creative design fairs, adrenaline-pumping concerts before rounding off with a cocktail indulgence.
March 3-26 | i Light Marina Bay
Giving light art the center stage, i Light Marina Bay returns for the fifth year to illuminate the Marina Bay waterfront with unique and sustainable light art installations. Aiming to encourage festivalgoers to adopt ecological habits, the event features energy-saving and environmentally friendly materials for its artworks. There are also community-centric activities around the festival area for the public to take part and contribute to. Apart from these meaningful causes, the art illustrations make gorgeous photos for your Instagram posts! For more information, visit the official website here.
March 4-5 | Design, Make and Craft Fair
Part of the Singapore Design Week, the Design, Make and Craft fair features 40 creative vendors that serve to engage and offer visitors opportunities in learning design skills as well as appreciating design in their everyday lives. You will be able to meet and mingle with local and international designers and craftsmen at the fair. Appreciate scents and create your own fragrance, learn the basics of hand embroidery, or make your own necklace from recycled textiles; take home a piece of craft that you made in the various workshops at the fair! More information can be found here.
March 5 | Sekai no Owari
With hits like “RPG”, “SOS” and “Snow Magic Fantasy”, Sekai no Owari is a 4-membered Japanese group that had sold out tours in Japan, USA, and around Asia. Holding #1s on the Japanese Oricon Charts for their music releases, the group looks to releasing their first all-English album in 2017. Appealing to a wide range of listeners with their music, the group is well-known for their fantasy-themed stage setups in their concerts. Concert-goers are promised a vibrant and magical environment, paired seamlessly with Sekai no Owari's unique music. Tickets and more information can be found here.
March 15-19 | The Wonderful World of Disney on Ice
Your favorite Disney characters are back! The Wonderful World of Disney on Ice brings familiar characters such as Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy, along with Disney-Pixar’s Nemo and Dory on the ice rink for a series of exciting adventures. You will get to travel on a wintery journey with Elsa and Anna, exploring the Pridelands with Simba, Timon and Pumbaa, and into a whole new world with Aladdin and Jasmine. Tickets can be purchased here.
March 16-21 | Singapore Cocktail Festival
Striving to be Asia’s biggest event for cocktail lovers, the Singapore Cocktail Festival features some of the city’s best cocktail bars and boasts a star-studded lineup of global bartenders such as Hiroyasu Kayama and Alex Kratena. The festival village at 99 Beach Road brings forth cocktail rooms, tasting rooms, a busy food street, as well as entertainment from the live stage. The 10 experiential cocktail rooms offer 50 different cocktails, each priced at $12. To “Taste, Learn, Play” is the theme behind this year’s festival, and more information can be found here.