The 2023 Formula One World Championship comes to Singapore on 15 – 17 September. Following tradition, the street circuit sporting event will take place against the scenic backdrop of Marina Bay, and there’s a whole host of celebrations and activities for everyone to enjoy. Here’s ANZA’s round-up of the ultimate F1 parties happening in the lead-up to and during the race weekend.
Throughout the F1 weekend, 1-Arden offers race-watchers a seat away from the crowds until late. Hang out here or at sister restaurants Kaarla or Oumi diners until late (1am, Fri & Sat and 12am, Sun – Thu). On 8 September, 1-Arden will also be hosting an F1 party where drinkers can opt for race-inspired Fancy Fast cocktails which will also be available throughout the F1 season. 1-arden.sg
F1 Themed Pool Party Series at 1-Altitude Coast
A series of exciting F1-themed events take place in the run-up to – and over – the Formula One weekend. Solaris Party on 9 September features a lineup of DJs. As the month progresses, The Vibrante Party on 16 September delivers a Brazilian-themed DJ evening. On 17 September, The Final Track Party welcomes favourites DJ Shai, Faith, and KNRCK who’ll mix up hip-hop, R&B, Latin, and Afrobeat tracks, all accompanied by massive floats in the pool. Click here for more details.
The Ultimate Race Weekender: Full Throttle at Yin Bar & Yang Club
The place to be this F1 2023 weekend? Yin Bar & Yang Club. 15 September welcomes a hip-hop night led by local DJs Kidd Royale of Rewind Party Collective, DJ Ben, Alvin and Sherpa. 16 September hosts three former champions of Red Bull’s Music 3Style World DJ Championship: DJ Anrev (Singapore), DJ Puffy (Barbados) and DJ Zozulya (Russia). Also look outfor F1-themed decorations, a race-themed best dressed contest, F1 party packages, The Riverhouse Siren Dancers, and confetti explosions (a thing, apparently).
15 & 16 Sept 2023, 6.30pm (Yin Bar), 10 pm onwards (Yang Club). yinyang.sg
MONTI at Waterfront
MONTI boasts brilliant on-ground proximity to the racetracks. Their special Weekend Colapranzo menu from 8-17 September is ideal to fuel up before the festivities. Rock up here for all-you-can-eat Italian offerings that come with free-flow drink top-ups. Log on here for further details.
F1-themed family activities at Alkaff Mansion
Enjoy some family fun at Alkaff Mansion as they host a Kids Inflatable Racing Track with battery-operated mini-sized automobiles available at $15 per ride. Accompanying the fun will be food stalls serving up light bites alongside an a la carte dining menu. There’ll also be a Classic Car Club showcase displaying restored vintage cars from Porsche, Mercedes and more. 9 Sept 2023, 11am – 8pm. thealkaffmansion.sg
Brunch at Sol & Luna
For pre-race food, Sol & Luna are putting on an all-day brunch till 4pm with an array of a la carte signatures. Brunch fans can pick from an array of a la carte dishes including crowd-favourites like the Overloaded Cavatelli Mac & Cheese and the Italian Shakshuka Puttanesca. For reservations and the full menu visit solandluna.sg/whatson
F1 Afterparty at Amber Lounge
Amber Lounge is famous for its F1 afterparties and 2023 see it marking its 15th anniversary in the city-state. The 16 – 17 September will see 16 and 17 the F1 festivities take place within a custom-built marquee at Millenia Walk with entertainment, headlined by Grammy Award-winning hip hop sensation Lil Jon, The Stickmen Project, Bangkok Invaders’ DJ Ono, DjayBuddah, and a special guest appearance by Fatman Scoop. There’ll also be some captivating aerial and cirque-inspired performances. amber-lounge.com
As the race closes in Singapore on 17 September 2023, VUE kicks off its Singapore Grand Prix Party with a side of good food and fine wine, poured free-flow to sweeping views of the iconic Marina Bay. Standing cocktail tables will be flanked by live carving stations, charcuterie and a cheese counter, plus a risotto booth, brought to life by the tunes of a live DJ spinning smooth grooves. Early Bird tickets until 6 September 2023 from $288 nett. Click here to bag your spot
F1 Sunset Party with Red Bull at 1-Atico
1-Atico’s F1 Sunset Party on 10 September is a fantastic collaboration with Red Bull and the perfect way to kick off the F1 season in style.Guests can enjoy specially crafted themed cocktails, try a nit of mixing at the Red Bull Interactive Lab Bar, or just soak up the stunning views and F1 vibes. Head here for tickets and info.
Mandala Mansion @ Singapore Grand Prix 2023
If you’re a member of Singapore’s private member’s club, Mandala Club, you might already know about this shindig. Tp celebrate the F1 weekend, a Mandala Mansion will po-up at the Pool Terrace at Mandarin Oriental Singapore for this year’s Singapore Grand Prix. Expect bubbles, food, and front-row seats to the action. Visit mandalamansion.com to purchase your 1- or 2-day tickets.