MUST NOT MISS WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS APRIL AND MAY
With happenings and such like flowers from The Netherlands and getting glam in fashion and beauty to super Avengers heroes and Fast & Furious cars, we don’t want you to miss a single thing of what’s happing this April and May right here in Singapore.
TULIPMANIA Returns to Gardens by the Bay
With over 40 varieties in a myriad of hues and forms, this Tulipmania for 2015 features an even wider selection of tulips. Look out for captivating blooms like ‘Red Riding Hood’, ‘Purple Prince’ and the ‘Orange Princess’ as they grace familiar fairy tale settings like Cinderella’s carriage, Rapunzel’s tower and the ginger bread house of Hansel and Gretel. Bubbas can even catch some of their favourite fairy tale characters amongst the blooms in the Flower Dome on Saturday, 25th and Sunday 26th April (check website HERE for performance and meet & greet schedules)
Tulipmania is happening now until Sunday 10th May 2015 and is open daily from 9am to 9pm.
Don’t miss KLM Royal Dutch Airlines’ generosity as 5,000 tulips will be given away in the Flower Dome on 26th April as part of KLM’s celebration of Koningsday, an annual holiday in The Netherlands.
Make Tulipmania a whole family day out and take advantage of the 50% discount offered to local senior citizens. Weekdays only until Friday, 8th May 2015.
Register now for a Mother’s Day themed floral arrangement workshop. Spend quality time with Mum and create a flower bouquet using Tulips from the floral display on Saturday, 9th May at 1pm to 2.30pm. Register HERE as limited slots are available.
GUNS N’ ROSES at Gardens by the Bay
Get ready to rock as Guns n’ Roses lead guitarist Ron ‘Bumblefoot’ Thal works his magic on his signature double-necked guitar. This free performance will happen outside of the Flower Dome entrance on Saturday, 18th April at 2pm to 2.45pm.
For more information about Gardens by the Bay, click HERE. Be sure to check for holiday workshops coming up in June and don’t forget to download the Gardens by the Bay app complete with map, packed with interesting information as well as fun and educational game.
HARPER’S BAZAAR LOVES SINGAPORE Fashion and Photo Exhibitions at Scotts Square
The Top 3 Singaporean finalists of Harper’s BAZAAR Asia New Generation Fashion Designer Awards will be showcasing 5 looks in the form of their mood boards, sketches and actual garments. These creations are part of this exclusive public exhibition of their works even before the showcase at Singapore Fashion Week in May.
Celebrating fashion and local talents, Harper’s BAZAAR is also exhibiting a series of high fashion images shot in unsuspecting Singapore locations. Be inspired by these creative works.
Both exhibitions from Harper’s BAZAAR Loves Singapore are free of charge and are located at Scotts Square now until 3rd May 2015.
MARVEL’S AVENGERS : AGE OF ULTRON Assembling in VivoCity
Fun-filled event with happenings to mark the much anticipated movie Avengers : Age of Ultron where Bubbas (and Avengers fans of all ages) can enjoy happenings such as; Snap a selfie with life-sized figurines of Iron Man, Captain America, Thor and Hulk; Transform into Iron Man before your eyes; Prove their might by lifting Thor’s enchanted hammer. Also stand a chance to win a pair of Marvel’s Avengers : Age of Ultron movie tickets or $20 shopping/dining vouchers with every $200 minimum spend.
Happening now until 3rd May 2015 10am to 10pm at Level 1, VivoCity Central Court.
FAST & FURIOUS 7 Cars on Display at Universal Studios Singapore
Fast & Furious Fans will know that this 7th instalment takes the crew across the globe for one last ride together in their most gravity-defying and emotional adventure to date. What’s exciting is that fans can get up close and personal with cars from the Fast & Furious 7 film and can also take a selfie with a life size Vin Diesel (a Madame Tussauds Singapore figure).
At Universal Studios Singapore at Resorts World Sentosa now until 16th August 2015.
FASHION AND BEAUTY Talk Shows and Workshops at JEM
Discover the seasons key trends and get gorgeous with trendsetters, stylists, celebrities and artists. This inaugural fashion event and showcase features celebrity stylists Jerome Awasthi and Keith Png, makeup artists Clarence Lee and Rick Yang, actress-model Sheila Sim and fashion writer Gladys Chung. There’s also prizes to be won. Registration needed for workshops, check out JEM Facebook page HERE for more details.
KOOKY KNITTED CREATURES by Donna Wilson on display at K+
Originally from Scotland, Donna Wilson brings a menagerie of lovable knitted creatures as well as curious homeware and more to K+. Winning ‘Designer of the Year” at Elle Decoration’s British Design Awards in 2010, this exhibition of colourful knitted designs is a must see while it’s in our part of the world.
K+ at Scotts Square #03-14/15 open daily from 12pm – 8pm
THE COLORS OF SINGAPORE 3-D ARTWORK by Charles Fazzino at Bruno Gallery
To celebrate our Nations Jubilee Year, this exhibition by world-renowned New York pop artist, Charles Fazzino will include a specially-created artwork ‘Celebrating the Enchanted Island of Singaore’ as well as featuring over 15 iconic artworks on major cities and places including Manhattan, Broadway, London and Paris. For more information, please click HERE
Bruno Gallery at Tanglin Place from 27th May to June 14th.