This weekend will probably be a busy one for people with kids, as the March school holidays are just round the corner. You can expect shopping malls to be packed with parents who have energetic children in tow. However, why should a crowd dampen your weekend spirits? Here are some recommendations for making the most of your 48 hours.
Encore: An Evening Of Ageless Theatre
Venue: Marine Parade Community Club Auditorium
Date: 13-15 March 2009
Contact: Christina Ong at 6440 8115
A theatre group of participants over the age of 50 will be putting up its first official performance – a medley of five short sketches which tell of stories drawn from life in the kampong, memorable first loves and the realities of life for the elderly. Three will be performed in English and two in Mandarin. The cast of 32 theatre enthusiasts have been training for one year under renowned theatre practitioners and are eager to entertain audiences with a splendid performance. This initiative was set up by The Necessary Stage to provide a meaningful activity for senior citizens to engage in.
Häagen Dazs Living Room, MOSAIC Music Festival
Venue: Esplanade Concourse
Date: 13-22 March 2009
Time: Ranges from 5.30pm to 10pm
Brought to you by The Esplanade, the annual MOSAIC Music Festival showcases a series of 45-minute gigs by local and international artistes. Be lulled by a fusion of different genres such as jazz, R&B, soul, pop and many more.
The Body Shop
Venue: Suntec Singapore Convention Centre, Gallery West Level 3 (next to Pearl River Palace Restaurant )
Date: 11-14 March 2009
Time: 11am to 8pm
The Body Shop is having a sale at the Suntec Convention Centre, with discounts of up to 70%. A free gift will be given away with purchases of $50 or more for the first 3,000 customers daily. Ladies, look out for good buys here while your guys are checking out the gadgets available at the IT Show 2009, also taking place at Suntec City Convention Centre.
Venue: Suntec Convention Hall, Level 3, Hall 303-305
Date: 11-14 March 2009
Time: 10am to 9pm
Burberry-lovers should check out the hot deals available at the Burberry sale happening at the Suntec Convention Hall. It looks like Suntec City is going to be a crowded place this weekend!