Five things to do over the weekend of June 9-10

This weekend, get your game on. Whether you love gaming or binge-watching the Marvels series, the events happening over the next two days are sure to get you excited. 

View our curated list here:

1. Asia Game Fest 2018

Photo courtesy: Asia Game Fest
Photo courtesy: Asia Game Fest

Happening on 9-10 June 2018 at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Asia GAME Festival (AGF) will allow attendees to gain interesting insights into the latest industry trend and new game releases. They can also participate or spectate regional esports competitions, meet and greet with their favourite cosplayers at the cosPLAY Zone and party the night away at our AGF x aniSONIC concert.

When: June 9-10
Where: Suntech Singapore
Entry: S$15-144

2. Marvel Studios: Ten Years of Heroes

Photo courtesy: MBS
Photo courtesy: MBS

This highly-immersive Marvel Studios 10th anniversary exhibition that will present a unique opportunity to experience the world of Marvel Super Heroes.

Experience epic storytelling as you wander the inner sanctums of Stark Tower, travel via the Bifrost, see the spectacular sights of Wakanda, traverse Doctor Strange’s light portal, see the world through the eyes of Ant-Man and the Wasp, and more! The exhibition utilises state-of-the-art AV technology and immersive media to transport you into the dynamic Marvel Cinematic Universe.

When: June 9-10
Where: Marina Bay Sands
Entry: S$13-18

3. Children's Festival: Small Big Dreamers 2018

Photo courtesy: National Gallery
Photo courtesy: National Gallery

Launching this year, Small Big Dreamers features interactive installations that teach children about values, passion, confidence and creativity.

Through experiential art and active play, children will learn about themselves and the world around them. Each annual edition is inspired by one Singapore artist from the National Collection – a Big Dreamer – whose story exemplifies that anything is possible, regardless of the challenges we face.

When: June 9-10
Where: National Gallery Singapore  
Entry: Free

4. RaghaJazz

Photo courtesy: Esplanade
Photo courtesy: Esplanade

Immerse in a performance by RaghaJazz as they redefine perspectives of sound and rediscover new musical possibilities in their original compositions and rearrangements.

You will be treated to a potpourri of music from different cultures as the quintet presents a wild blend of Indian classical ragas, Middle Eastern music, jazz, pop and funky grooves.

When: June 9-10
Where: Esplanade Outdoor Theatre
Entry: Free

5. Chikomborero

Photo courtesy: Esplanade
Photo courtesy: Esplanade

Formed in 2013, Shumba ye Moyo take a modern approach to the reinterpretation of African music. With source material from Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Malawi and the Kingdom of eSwatini (Swaziland), this is vibrant chamber music, both traditional and new.

Though firmly settled in African soil, the band’s music also shows the influence of our homelands and lands of travel—so the instruments and music of Cuba, Bangladesh, North America and Scandanavia also reference the band’s sound.

When: June 10
Where: Esplanade Concourse
Entry: Free

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