Things to do in Singapore this weekend: Online comedy shows, virtual shopping festivals and more
ENTERTAINMENT I Lady Laughs with Discover
In support of Pride Month, Discover by Circles.Life will be hosting Lady Laughs with Discover; a virtual comedy show with an all-female lineup from the LGBTQA+ community. Taking place on zoom, the line-up includes Sarah Peng, Stephanie Chan, Shalynn Hobelsberger and Quen Wong, all of whom will be joined by host, local comedian Sam See. Tickets are priced at $10 each, and more details can be found here.
ART I #SgCultureAnywhere
Tune in to #SgCultureAnywhere via the A List, a one-stop digital platform that allows you to experience Singapore's local arts scene. From visual exhibitions and live performances to short films, #SgCultureAnywhere is a campaign launched by the National Arts Council (NAC) on behalf of the whole culture sector, to bring Singaporean culture into your home, all while supporting artists affected by the COVID-19 crisis. Available shows, events, workshops and live performances will be available on the A-List.sg website.
SHOPPING I The Suntec Shopping Festival
Gear up for Suntec's first-ever live streaming festival this weekend. Each day brings you an hour-long interactive session showcasing up to 16 participating Suntec City stores with more than 40 brands available. Grab the hottest deals from some of Singapore's brands like ALDO, Harvey Norman, Royal Sporting House and more via the Suntec+ app or their website from the comfort of your home. Expect discounts of up to 60%, over $20,000 worth of prizes to be won, and exclusive products — hey, everyone needs a little retail therapy during these times.
ENTERTAINMENT I Razer SEA-Invitational 2020
Hardcore gamers, rejoice! The largest e-sports tournament in South East Asia will kick off this weekend, hosting 10 countries with over 400 teams and 3000 athletes taking part. This year, Razer, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers has gamed up with Samsung Electronics and SISTIC to let you watch athletes compete in popular games such as PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Mobile (PUBG Mobile), Defense of the Ancients 2 (Dota 2) and Mobile Legends: Bang Bang (MLBB). Viewers can tune into Team Rzer's social channels on Facebook, Youtube and Twitch, for the live streams, as well as on SISTIC Live.
LIFESTYLE I Grow Your Very Own Digital Cucumber
As World Cucumber Day makes a return in June, you'll get to grow your very own digital cucumber with Hendrick's Gin. The Cucumber Horticulturalist is its first ever augmented reality game, where you get to reap real-world benefits. The game allows you to earn currency through cultivating cucumbers for discounts off your next Hendrick's Gin purchase. Unleash your inner horticulturist and get the chance to win $15 off of a special World Cucumber Day bundle at The 1887 Bar on GrabFood! Now available here.