What’s On – June

There's heaps to do in Singapore this month - check out award-winning theatre, circus acts and family festivals.

6-9 Jun
(5pm – 11PM)
Summer Matsuri 2019
Resorts World Sentosa, Forum, Level B1
Celebrate Japan’s summer season with this festival, which includes Japanese food, film screenings and cultural performances. Try award-winning donburis, grilled seafood, a sake bar and unique snacks and watch Koenji Awa-Odori Dance and Akita Kanto – a thrilling pole lantern display. Free.

8 Jun
Professor Brian Cox Universal World Tour The Star Theatre
Using state of the art graphics and imagery from ground-based telescopes and space probes, Brian will offer a fascinating insight into the Universe. Visual highlights include a journey around and into a black hole a well as fundamental questions about the value of science, and why we should trust it. Tickets from $90, Sistic

8-9 Jun
Ultra Singapore
Ultra Park, Bayfront Ave
Get your rave on at this two-day dance party, boasting the world’s top EDM DJ’s. Expect crowds of dance music fans, fabulous stage designs, lighting and production. This year’s line-up includes Skrillex, Josh Wink, Martin Garrix, Jamie Jones and more. 1-day tickets from $158, ultrasingapore.com

15-30 Jun
(10am-5pm)
Children’s Festival 2019 by Gardens by the Bay
Supertree Grove
This colourful carnival is filled with family-friendly games and activities, inspired by characters from Disney Pixar’s Toy Story 4. Kids can learn through play, with plenty of hands-on, immersive experiences encouraging friendship and teamwork.  There will also be activities where parents and children have to work together to overcome challenges – definitely a good bonding exercise! Free.

15 Jun
Aviva Superfundae
The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay
Head down to Garden’s by the Bay for all-day outdoor play that kids of all ages will love. Check out games, workshops and activities which encourage both structured and free play. Tickets from $19.90, Sistic. superfundae.com.sg

15 Jun
STGR Uglow Marathon
The Green Race is coming to Singapore for a hybrid trail, road marathon, half marathon and 10km. Sign up for the 42km, 21km or 10km races and enjoy the lush green surrounds of beautiful Coney Island and the waterside paths of Punggol Parkway. s.tgr.run

Photo: ©Tristram Kenton

19-22 Jun
INALA
Sands Theatre, Marina Bay Sands
This award-winning Zulu ballet presents an exhilarating fusion of South African and Western cultures, live on stage. Singaporean dancer Adelene Stanley performs alongside Grammy Award-winning South African choral legends, Soweto Gospel Choir in an explosion of music, song and dance. From $55, Sistic

Photo: Martin Girard

From 5 July
Cirque Du Soleil KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities
Big Top, Bayfront Avenue, MBS
Presented in the signature Big Top, Kurios celebrates the greatest inventions of the 19th century, as audience members are transported into the Curio Cabinet of an ambitious inventor who defies the laws of time, space
and dimensions.
Tickets from $95, Sistic.

4 Jul-18 Aug
WILD RICE Housewarming Season
Funan Lifestyle Complex
Catch revivals of Wild Rice’s most popular shows at their brand new theatre. Performances include Alfian Sa’at’s An Actress Prepares, Pam Oei’s Faghag and Thomas Lim’s Supervision, alongside the premier of original production, ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN/SOMETHING MUST HAPPEN, by their award-winning youth division, Young & WILD. wildrice.com.sg