RETAIL THERAPY, MUSIC FESTIVALS AND CULTURAL HAPPENINGS
Summer is starting off strong in Singapore this June! Check out some of the best deals to be had all year on Orchard Road. Enjoy the hottest global DJs hitting the stage. Experience Chinese culture at the annual Dragon Boat Festival. All of this (and more) only a stone’s throw from YOTEL Singapore.
Shop Til You Drop At The Great Singapore Sale
Shopoholics, we’ve got one for you! Kicking off 8 June and lasting for over 2 months, the Great Singapore Sale is a shoppers dream come true. With participation by retailers and shopping malls across the city, YOTEL Singapore visitors can enjoy a little retail therapy just outside of our doors – Orchard Road is set to participate in what is the largest shopping festival in the world!
When: 8 June to 12 August
Where: Orchard Road & various locations throughout Singapore
Join The Ultimate EDM Festival – Ultra Singapore
The ultimate EDM festival is returning to Singapore! Music-ophiles get ready to watch the best-of-the-best perform at the ultimate stage in Ultra Park, Singapore. Headliners include international DJ superstars Above & Beyond, Afrojack, DJ Snake, Steve Angello, Aly & Fila and more. Get our tickets in advance – this event fills up very quickly!
When: 15 and 16 June
Where: Ultra Park
Catch The Dragon Boat Festival
The Dragon Boat Festival is one of Singapore’s ceremonial events that should not be missed. If you’ve never attended a dragon boat festival before, you’re in for a treat. The festival allows you to immerse yourself in the rich heritage and cultural influence that China has on the city while also spectating a seriously intense sport. Look on and cheer as the local Singapore dragon boat racing clubs compete to the roar of massive crowds of support.
When: 18 June
Where: Bedok Reservoir, Kallang River (DBS Marina Regatta)
Take The Plunge With AJ Hackett Sentosa
Image via facebook.com/ajhackettsentosa
Are you up for a little summer adventure? Check out AJ Hackett, home to some of Singapore’s most extreme activities. Bungy jumping, skywalking, a skybridge and one of the tallest swings in the world await you at Sentosa! One of Singapore’s newest attractions and only a short hop skip away from YOTEL Singapore – adventure seekers rejoice!
When: All Summer Long
Where: Sentosa Island
Check Out One of Singapore’s Hippest Hangouts At Haji Lane
Want to explore Singapore like a local? Head to Haji Lane, one of the cities most fashionable areas. Located near the famous (and also must-see) Sultan Mosque, Haji Lane is complete with food, culture, shops and a whole lot of Singapore vintage. A total indie-scene; check out one of Singapore’s best kept local secrets (identified as a meeting place for the city’s anti-mall crowd).
When: All Summer Long
Where: Haji Lane at Kampong Glam (near the Sultan Mosque)