Festivals in Singapore
The Lion City of Asia, Singapore is a country whose culture is vast as it includes both Asian and European cultures. Each of the ethnic communities maintains a different way of life as well as live harmoniously. Singapore attracted many immigrants due to its full respect for human rights and equality. Singapore is known for its cultural diversity, a fusion of cultures and its social harmony. So, there’s no doubt that there are many events and festivals in Singapore, annually, such as food and drink festivals, writers festival, film festival, and music festivals.
Top Singapore Art Festivals
These top festivals in Singapore include Writers festival, Singapore international film festivals, Singapore light festival. Singapore Writers Festival is a literary event inaugurated in 1986, is organized by the National Arts Council. Singapore’s Writers festivals promote new and emerging writers of Singapore and Asia. Singapore International Film Festival promotes the best of Singapore and Southeast Asian Cinema and focuses on showcasing international films. Singapore Light festival, a Chinese festival, known as The Lantern Festival which is celebrated in the fifteenth day of the first month in the lunisolar Chinese calendar. During the Lantern Festival, children go out at carrying paper lanterns and solve riddles on the lanterns.
Top Singapore food and drink festivals
Food and drink festivals in Singapore include Singapore coffee Festival, Singapore restaurant week, Singapore food festival. Singapore coffee festival showcases local craftsmanship in special coffee. During Coffee festival, there’s a wide range of brewed drinks, beans, gadgets and machines available for purchase at every stop. Singapore restaurant week brings some of the city’s best and brightest restaurants with their quality food at affordable price. Singapore Food Festival is an annual event that takes place every year from the end of June to the end of July, organized by the Singapore Tourism Board. Singapore food festival celebrates the local perennial food that has given Singapore an international and unique reputation.
Top Music Festivals in Singapore
Music festivals of Singapore include Garden Beats Festival, Ultra Singapore, and Singapore Jazz Festival. Garden Beats Festival is a music festival in Singapore with artists. Garden Beats Festival includes various musical performances and fringe activities. Ultra Singapore is an outdoor electronic music festival in Singapore, organized by Ultra Worldwide which has now spread to almost twenty countries. Singapore Jazz Festival is a huge event that brings together many local and international artists in one massive festival. Singapore Jazz Festival features jazz and all its affiliated genres, including Soul, Blues, Latin, Funk, and R&B, Hip-Hop, World Music and Electro Swing. There is a dance festival in Singapore, Zouk out Festival which is Asia’a only surprise beach festival. Top international artists with quality gather for this carnival fun. Zouk Out is a dance music festival over 2 days. Usually, Zouk Out festival takes place in mid of December every year in Sentosa Island, Singapore.