Singapore Events for Aug & Sep 2006:
National Day: Aug 9th will see Singapore celebrate its 41st birthday. The national day parade will be held at the national stadium on Aug 9th 2006 from 5pm to 8:30pm. Besides the parade, there will also be an array of entertainment organized for onlookers on different days spearheaded by the spectacular Fireworks display held on different days. Schedule as follows:
For more information about the national day events, please log into http://www.ndp.org.sg
- Sat, 5 Aug 2006: Team ITALY by Mr. Francesco AMBRICO of Magic Events.
- Tue, 8 Aug 2006: Team SINGAPORE by Mr. Hery NG of Spectaworks Pte Ltd.
- Fri, 11 Aug 2006: Team NEW CALEDONIA by Mr. Charles GERMAIN of Inter-Dis SARL.
- Sat, 12 Aug 2006: A Complimentary Musically Choreographed Fireworks Display by the French Team of Singapore Fireworks Festival 2004.
WOMAD:Aug 25th to Aug 27th 2006 at Fort Canning Park. Womad is a weekend festival extravaganza where music acts from around the world gather to captivate audiences with sounds from around the planet. Audiences will also have a chance to participate in master classes by the musicians.
Other than fabulous world music, WOMAN also features a global village which offers international cuisine and flavours, exotic crafts and exquisite merchandise
Singapore Open - Golf: Venue: Singapore Island Country Club, Bukit Course (Bukit Location) Date: 22 - 25 August 2006. Watch some of the worlds top Golfers slug it out for the top prize of USD 2 Million. The event will be here for the 2nd time after its return in 2005.
Singapore Biennale 2006: Vernissage (press previews) 1 - 3 Sep, Exhibition dates Sep 4th to Nov 12th.. Singapore Biennale heralds the beginning of a major visual art extravaganza and promises to be an exciting and unique experience for all visitors. This multi-venue, multi-disciplinary art event will present contemporary visual art like you've never seen before!
From interactive outdoor installations, to provocative and insightful new media works, SB2006 hopes to bring a very different yet very real experience of art to everyone. Be prepared to discover the emerging artists from the region and around the globe!