Whether you want catch a show or burn off some energy in a bike race, here is a selection of the best things on offer for families this March.
With a carnival-like atmosphere, and activities and rides for all ages, OCBC Cycle Singapore has a true family element. Young ones can join in the Tricycle Ride for 2 to 5 year olds and there’s a new Junior Challenge for 10 to 12 year olds. Registration closes 23 February.
When: 2-4 March 2012
Where: F1 Pit Building, ?1 Republic Boulevard
Walt-zing on ice
Disney on Ice is coming to town. Let’s Celebrate features 52 best-known characters in a magical medley of holidays, celebrations and festivals from around the globe. This will be one big party on ice! Stay tuned for our Disney on Ice Giveaway!
When: 15-18 March 2012
Where: Singapore Indoor Stadium, see Disney on Ice
Kampung life, drama and song meet in Sing to the Dawn, a classic and timeless story of a girl and her fight for justice. This brand new musical, full of catchy songs, colourful costumes and stunning sets will enthrall the whole family. Age 5+
When: 5-19 March 2012
Where: The Drama Centre, National Library, Victoria Street, see Itheatre
Watch and listen as the orchestra unites with visual theatre in Peter and Wolf, a well-loved story about a young boy and his run in with a wolf. This is sure to be an unforgettable family outing. Ages 4-14.
When: 17 March 2012
Where: The Republic Cultural Centre, Republic Polytechnic, 9 Woodlands Avenue, see Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Young and aspiring footballers can learn football the Barcelona Way at FCBarcelona, a one-week intensive camp, providing training by expert coaches from one of the world’s most famous clubs. Watch out Ronaldo! Ages 6-14
When: 12-16 March 2012
Where: St Wilfred soccer Field, St Wilfred Road, see FCBarcelona
Join the Velveteen Rabbit on his journey in discovering what it means to be real, in this stage adaptation of this heart-warming children’s classic by Margery Williams. Age 6+
When: 15-17 March 2012
Where: Play Den, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane
Sit back and relax on comfy cushions at Egg and Spoon, a magical celebration of the wonders of nature and the four seasons. This is a highly interactive production for very young children. Ages 1-4
When: 6-11 March 2012
Where: ACT 3 Theatre, 126 Cairnhill Road
Face the music
Barney’s Musical Castle is a light-hearted, medieval-themed musical adventure featuring a marching band and a costume parade. An action-packed show that’s not to be missed!
When: 15-18 March 2012
Where: Barney’s Musical Castle, Singapore Expo Hall 9, 1 Expo Drive
Crazy about Transformers? The first ever Cybertron Con in South East Asia is set to take the region by storm. Featuring toy displays, cartoon animation and video games, it’s perfect for older kids and their dads.
When: 11-14 March 2012
Where: Compass Ballroom, Resorts World Sentosa Convention Centre, 8 Sentosa Gateway, see Cyberton Con