This weekend, kick start your December with Weekender’s top picks of events to check out:
Anime Festival Asia 2014
5-7 Dec, 9am-9pm, From $13
The region’s biggest premium festival on Japanese Popular Culture is not to be missed. This year, the festival is set to offer more dazzling content and stars for all anime and Japanese pop culture fans and lovers. Be sure to check out Anime Festival Asia 2014!
Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre Level 4, www.animefestival.asia
Singapore Symphony Orchestra Babies Proms
5-7 Dec, 2pm & 4pm (Sat), 2pm (Sun), From $25
Come join Uncle Peter and the SSO for an amazing musical adventure like no other, and discover the fun and fantastic world of the orchestra, its many instruments and classical music. Now into its 12th edition, the SSO Babies’ Proms promises to be an hour of great fun and entertainment for parents and children alike.
Victoria Concert Hall, www.sistic.com.sg
Hi-5 House Hits 2014
5-6 Dec, 11am, 3pm & 7pm, From $45
Hi-5 returns to Singapore for a spectacular show – Hi-5 House Hits 2014! The children’s musical group promises a dazzling sing-and-dance extravaganza that can be enjoyed by children and parents alike.
The Star Performing Arts Centre, 1 Vista Exchange Green, www.sistic.com.sg
Clash of the Continents – Nations Cup
7-13 Dec, From $4
Join us for the ninth edition of the Nations Cup this December! Newly crowned Asian Champions and hosts, Singapore will welcome tough opposition in the shape of Botswana, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Republic of Ireland and Samoa. Lend your support and give them that added home-crowd boost!
OCBC Arena, www.netball.org.sg
Monkey Goes West
Until 13 Dec, From $45
Monkey Goes West is based on endearing Chinese fantasy classic Journey To The West, as affectionately re-imagined and relocated to modern-day Singapore.
Victoria Theatre, www.sistic.com.sg