Father’s Day is just around the corner, people! Get those last-minute Father’s Day gifts wrapped and feasts booked for this Sunday. Stumped on how to spend the day? We’ve got just the weekend inspo lined up so Dad and the kids can get stuck in with all the fatherly-bonding fun…
1. Have a Superfundae out
Grab the whole fam-a-lam for a full day of play at a one-of-a-kind funival! Grab those super soakers for Craycrayspray Water Play, challenge yourself on fun outdoor quests like Milk Dash and Donut Dash and exercise your creativity in artsy workshops.
When: 15 June, 10am-9pm
Where: The Meadows, Gardens by the Bay
Cost: From $19.90
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2. Sit with your inner self at The Moon
Get the kids to wind down at the cosy bookstore and cafe, The Moon in Chinatown. Uz Afzal will be guiding children through fun and easy-to-follow mindfulness exercises from her illustrated book, Mindfulness for Children. Kids will get to find their centre through activities like sun dancing, balloon breathing, stretching and journaling. Slots are limited to five kids so book your slot quick! Big props to The Moon for offering a sliding scale for kids who require financial assistance, just email email@example.com and they’ll do their best to help!
When: 15 June and 29 June, 10.30am -12pm
Where: The Moon, 37 Mosque Street, Singapore 059515
3. Be inspired at the Visually Impaired Sports Awareness Carnival 2019
This five day carnival kicks off at Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped and continues on the 19th, 20th, 24th and 26th at locations across Singapore. Learn about how individuals can conquer these challenges through training, support and guidance and get to meet Singapore’s very own team of para-athletes. Kids will even get to try visually impaired sports like ten-pin bowling, tandem cycling, goal ball, guided run and laser shooting.
When: 15 June
Where: Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped, 47 Toa Payoh Rise, Singapore 298104
4. Visit a farmer’s market
SPRMRKT Cluny Court is celebrating summer with a whole line-up of activities for all ages! Drop by the Farmers’ Market and bakery to pick up fresh produce and baked goods, attend a live cooking demonstration by Beyond Meat and enjoy tunes from a live DJ. The kids will get their fair share of fun activities, including making a Father’s Day card, creating their very own Putty Pal, and making their own pasta from scratch! There’s even gluten-free alternatives available, book your slot to avoid disappointment!
When: 13-16 June
Where: SPRMRKT at Cluny Court, 501 Bukit Timah Road, Cluny Court, 259760
Cost: Free entry, price varies with activity
5. Paint the town PINK!
It’s Pride Month and the folks over at fam-friendly Open Farm Community are throwing a bash! Everyone is welcome, celebrated and equal on this fun day of music, market and makan where you’ll be able to shop for goodies, savour delicious pastries and even test-drive the latest SUV from Alfa Romeo, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio!
When: 12am-7pm Music and food goes on till 10PM
Where: Open Farm Community, 130E Minden Rd, Singapore 248819
Cost: Free entry
6. Dream up your perfect Singapore
Have you checked out the brand new Huggs-Epigram coffee bookshop yet? Now’s your chance! Kids can take a free guided tour of the City Gallery at URA Centre before entering a world of imagination at an interactive story and art session led by Author Quek Hong Shin and illustrator Anngee Neo to design their dream Singapore.
When: 15 June, 10.50am – 1pm, 12.20pm – 2.30pm
Where: 45 Maxwell Road, #01-01, Singapore 069118
7. Dance with Mermaids
Singapore’s First Mermaid, Syrena is swimming over to HomeTeamNS Bukit Batok Swimming Pool for a special live performance. Grab your rashies and dive in to take part in fun mermaid-themed activities, try on a fin and take a wefie with a real mermaid!
When: 15 June, 10am – 5pm
Where: HomeTeamNS Bukit Batok, Swimming Pool
Cost: HomeTeamNS Member: Free, Guest: $5
8. Catch em all at Sentosa
Pokemon trainers can head to Sentosa for a real Pokemon party. Featuring over 400 Alola region Pokemon, expect games, meet and greet sessions, inflatables, a ball pit, movie screenings and more. Plus, catch the cutest parade of Pikachus as they march in to greet everyone at 8.15pm on alternate days from 16 to 30 June.
When: 15-30 June
Where: Sentosa Cove
Cost: Free entry
9. Check out the newly opened Kiztopia!
Escape the heat by ducking into a brand new play centre opening this Saturday! Last Friday, we checked out all 18 of Kiztopia’s play areas and it does not disappoint. Relax at the cafe or one of the many seating areas while the kids wear themselves out in pretend play areas, a train ride, bouncy castle, slides galore, trampolines, mini-rock climbing walls, ball pits and ninja warrior obstacle course. There’s even a soft play area for the tots, complete with age-appropriate playground and ball pit!
When: 15 June, 12pm
Where: Kiztopia, Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard, Level 1, #01-09, Singapore 039594
Cost: Admission prices apply, get 15% off from now until 14 June
10. Celebrate Father’s Day at Dad’s Day Out
Here’s another fun, free family day to keep the kids (and dad) happy with games, activities and parenting workshops. Score exclusive goodie bags, prizes and hang out with your Mediacorp personalities.
When: 16 June, 8.30am-8pm
Where: Singapore Sports Hub, OCBC Square, 6 Stadium Walk, Singapore
Cost: Free, registration required
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