Singapore is going to turn the whole island into a massive Formula-1 racetrack for Grand Prix Season Singapore 2016. Featuring ten days of the fastest cars, hottest parties, A-list entertainers and lifestyle offerings, it’s truly a one-stop, non-stop destination for those adrenaline-motivated racers and partygoers. This special event will occur from 9-18 September 2016, full with various activities which arouse all of your senses to the peak. Let’s find out how things go wild in this vibrant city.
2016 FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX (16-18 Sep)
The first and only FORMULA 1 night race shifts into top gear for its ninth season in Singapore. The heart of the bustling city will be transformed into a magnificent, illuminated playground where racing is not the only thing that will set hearts afire!
AMBER LOUNGE, THE ORIGINAL GPSS EXPERIENCE (17-18 Sep 11 PM till Late)
Hit the most anticipated party during the race weekend. Highlights include the world’s only fashion show featuring FORMULA 1 drivers alongside international models. Fuel your adrenaline with iconic live acts and dance the night away to beats by international DJs. Play ‘spot the celebrity’ at this exclusive after-party of the race circuit.
ULTRA SINGAPORE 2016 (10-11 Sep 12PM-11PM)
The global EDM festival phenomenon finally launches in full in Singapore. Let your hair down, as the biggest DJ acts and boldest sounds hit the town. Ultra makes its Southeast Asian debut with three stages, 40 artistes and a world-class production with state-of-the-art visuals, pyrotechnics and lighting.
ZOUK CLARKE QUAY BLOC PARTY (17 Sep 2PM onwards)
Start the day with the much loved Zouk Flea & Easy, with flea market buys galore for stylemeisters and bargain hunters. There’s also a daytime dance party for young ones to break out their dance moves with their parents. Fill up at the newly-opened Red Tail offering food with an Asian twist.
SAVOUR WINES (9-11 Sep 6PM-11 PM)
Rev up for a gastronomic adventure featuring award-winning restaurants, bars and music. Making its debut at the Grand Prix Season Singapore is the wine market featuring over 400 varieties of wine from all over the world. Treat yourself to 10 wine tastings for as low as $15. Book a slot with Savour Wines. Access to the market is complimentary.
HÔTEL VAGABOND ‘EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED’ SINGAPORE (16-17 Sep 8PM-4AM)
Enjoy two nights of pure opulence, with a theatrical spectacular alongside an exquisite five-course dinner. Wet your whistle with free flow wines and champagne, then groove to tunes by Red Bull’s DJ Erok and Icelandic cult band KRÍA.
THE CIRCUIT AT 1-ALTITUDE (16-18 Sep 6PM onwards)
Party with the finest DJs at one of the world’s highest clubs and get a stunning bird’s eye view of the glittering city. Its first-ever Day-to-Night Farmers’ Market features a selection of gourmet pop-ups offering the best produce, fresh seafood, charcuterie and beverages 282 metres high.
TRIBAL TEMPO FLOWER FIELD DISPLAY (9 Sep-30 Oct 9AM-9PM)
Feast your eyes on a kaleidoscope of colours presented by the blooming beauties native to the Rainbow Nation, South Africa. Immerse yourself in the festive mood leading up to the Mid-Autumn Festival with intricately crafted and designed traditional lanterns powered by modern lighting technology.
5TH SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL (10 Sep-29 Oct 11AM-8PM)
“People should know the truth in order not to repeat history,” photographer Li Zhensheng remarked. Risking his life by concealing the negatives of photos he had taken depicting the reality of China’s political situation under the rule of Mao Zedong, the 80-photograph exhibit gives an insight into what transpired during the Chinese Cultural Revolution.
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