Things to do in Singapore this weekend: Cool events and activities to include in your calendar
MUSIC | Singapore Grand Prix 2019 Entertainment Lineup
The Singapore Grand Prix takes over the CBD this weekend, which means some of the biggest names in music will be descending on our island. This year's entertainment line-up includes the likes of Muse, Swedish House Mafia, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Gwen Stefani and more. Get your tickets here.
FESTIVAL | Fred Perry Subculture Live
Held at indie arts space Deck, Fred Perry's day-long event will kick off with funky beats courtesy of local party collectives Ice Cream Sundays and Revision Music. There will also be a tattoo pop-up, as well as an exhibition showcasing local icons and innovators who are connected through Fred Perry's iconic polo shirt.
LITERATURE | Margaret Atwood In Conversations: The Testaments
More than three decades later, The Testaments is the much-awaited sequel to Atwood's cornerstone work The Handmaid's Tale. The screening features her interview by BBC journalist and New York Times best-selling author Samira Ahmed filmed live from the National Theatre in London. Get your tickets here.
ART | Art After Dark x 7th Anniversary Celebrations
Gillman Barrack's popular night-time open house event is back. This time, it's in celebration of the art enclave's 7th anniversary. Besides exciting artworks and exhibitions, there'll also be music from the likes of Fauxe, as well as slew of food offerings from vendors such as Hopscotch.
FILM | Ad Astra
Brad Pitt's space exploration film has been well-received, and it's finally hitting our local cinemas this week. Expectations are high, since it has drawn comparisons to Sandra Bullock's Gravity and Ryan Gosling's First Man. Get your tickets here.
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