5 things to do this weekend: 13 - 15 October

5 things to do this weekend: 13 - 15 October

Fun Finnish times

Text: Adibah Isa

Check out the first ever Finnish Film Festival, party with Fred Perry and check out a new musical comedy that'll make you sing your heart out

FILM | Finnish Film Festival
Celebrate all things Finnish with help from the Embassy Of Finland, the Finnish Film Foundation, the Finland100 team and The Projector in it's first ever Finnish Film Festival. Check out a documentary on the country's amazing lakes (they've got about 1,000) or delve into the complications of marriage in a drama like Every Other Couple. Intermission Bar's serving up Kukko Beers, Nordic meatpies and Finnish candy as well. 

Till 15 October at The Projector.

MUSIC | Fred Perry Subculture Live
Dance along to a DJ set by Gary Powell from The Libertines and check out local bands Astreal and The Betts at Fred Perry's gig series. An after-party by The Council keeps things going. Listen to a teaser below.

13 October, 7pm till 12am at Esplanade Annexe Studio.

MUSIC | Imagine Dragons Pop-up Party
Can't wait for Imagine Dragons to come to Singapore on 7 January next year? Music gurus Bandwagon and Universal Music Singapore have come together for a day at the arcade like no other. Kick-start the alternative rock band's global tour and celebrate their new album Evolve with retro arcade games like Pac Man and pinball machines. 

14 October, 5pm to 9pm at Cherry Discotheque

MUSIC | Soulfeed Presents Âme Live with Ferng
Âme is back in Singapore, bringing their brand of German techno to Zouk. A must-go for all techno heads.

14 October from 9pm to 4am at Zouk.

THEATRE | Forever Young
Sing along as Hossan Leong, Tan Kheng Hua, Karen Tan, Ebi Shankara and Julian Wong belt out hits from Amy Winehouse, Eurythmics, One Direction and even Aqua (life in plastic, it's fantastic!) in this heartwarming musical about former actors coming to terms with ageing. Check out our review.

Forever Young

Till 21 October at the SOTA Drama Theatre.