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This June, get into the swing of summer with these exciting events happening in Singapore. There's something happening almost every weekend. With two public holidays, concerts and museum events happening, it won’t be hard to keep yourself entertained all throughout the month.
1. Marvel Studios: Ten Years of Heroes, ArtScience Museum
Avengers fever is still alive and kicking here in Singapore with this tenth anniversary interactive exhibition that takes a unique look at each Marvel Studios super hero. Using state-of-the-art AV technology and immersive media, the exhibition takes visitors through an interactive journey through all your favourite films include Black Panther, Thor: Ragnorok as well as the recent Avengers: Infinity War.
Opens June 9
2. Children’s Festival: Small Big Dreamers, National Gallery
This experiential art exhibition invites visitors of all ages to see the world in new ways. Artist Lee Wen, a pioneering performance artist and cultural medallion recipient has created a range of art for people to experience called A Waking Dream: Sun-boy and Yellow Man. Walk through this dream world and get the opportunity to compose your own music, put your agility and flexibility to the test and even maneuver obstacle courses – with the freedom of a child.
Runs 9 June – 9 September, National Gallery Singapore
3. Ultimate Space Adventure, White Sands at Pasir Ris
If you happen to be heading East to Pasir Ris, head over to White Sands and discover all you didn’t know about outer space. Some activities to get involved in include a Balloon Space Maze in the main atrium where you can learn about animals that have actually been sent into outer space, as well as a Mass Stargazing Session taking place over the weekends.
More details are at WhiteSands.com.sg, event runs from 15-25 June.
4. The Great Singapore Sale
Every Singaporean’s favourite non-holiday to celebrate, the Great Singapore Sale is practically a cultural extravaganza where we can all stand to save a little money on some of our favourite shopping items. Be sure to check out the bargains all around town with some retailers offering as much as 70% off. And it’s not just limited to shopping, check out hotels, spas and F&B venues who will also be offering up some much appreciated discounts. Credit: Singapore Tourism Board
5. Ultra Singapore
The ultimate house music festival is back this summer with an amazing line up of stellar DJs including Skirllex, Alesso, Kygo and deadmau5 all slated to perform during the two day, three-stage event. The acts will be spread across three stages going late into the night with only the most electrifying, pulsing music that makes this event one of the most energetic in town. Photo credit: Ultra Music Festival
From: June 15-16
6. Artbox Singapore
If you love shopping lesser-known and up-and-coming brands, don’t miss Artbox Singapore, ready for its second year. While experience from last year taught us that the crowds might be a little next level, the goodies you’re likely to find might just outweigh the hassle. Expect artisans from around Asia to be showcasing at the event, making it a great place to pick up a few presents for other people (and for yourself of course). The event will run over two weekends, so hopefully the second one taking place on 1-3J une is a bit quieter. Photo credit: AsiaOne
From: 1-3 June