Kicking off Singapore Festival of Fun, is the Southeast Asia debut of a two-day Nickelodeon Fiesta weekend. Inspired by Clarke Quay’s rich Singapore history, the free-entry event will see Clarke Quay transform into a carnival-like playground. Kids and their families can participate in a thematic family scavenger hunt around Clarke Quay with built-in historical and edutainment elements that will bring stories of Singapore River to life for participants. In line with the festivities, the carnival will feature re-imagined nostalgic local childhood games with a Nickelodeon-twist and limited edition Nickelodeon collectibles to be won after, Not to be missed are stage games and meet-and-greet sessions with family favourite characters like SpongeBob SquarePants, Patrick Star, Leonardo and Donatello from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Chase and Marshall from one of the hottest preschool shows, PAW Patrol.
The first Clarke Quay StreetFest follows Nickelodeon Fiesta, which will feature one of the world’s most famous clowns, - Pepe the Clown, who will captivate and entertain the crowd with his inimitable style of tomfoolery. On Wednesday 15 March 2017, he will be joined by World Champion Unicyclist Jamey Mossengren who will perform daring and death-defying tricks while involving the audience such as leaping over a volunteer on his 12-foot high unicycle - the world’s tallest unicycle act whilst juggling a sword, a club and a torch.
Not to be outdone, don’t miss the chance to watch The Kamikaze Fireflies comprising Rob Williams and Casey Martin who received a standing ovation when they performed on America’s Got Talent, in action. Live entertainment at its very best, The Kamikaze Fireflies combines circus and comedy in an exhilarating 40-minute show involving juggling, whip-cracking, German wheel and more.
The fun at Clarke Quay StreetFest continues with Bruce Airhead – a unique street theatre comedy show featuring the metamorphosis of a man and a six-foot balloon in a surreal, fast-paced and insane performance involving an inflatable balloon.
A roaming magician, one of the world’s most renowned, Ryan Shadow street magician and illusionist has been featured on CBS, ABC and ESPN. With a style like no-other, Ryan Shadow has entertained countless celebrities with his heart-stopping illusions. Catch him as he takes on and amazes audiences in Clarke Quay.
Return of the 4th edition Magners International Comedy Festival Singapore 16-19 March 2017
Comedy lovers are not to be left out at the Singapore Festival of Fun with a diverse line-up of 12 international comedians hailing from Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and America touring the comedy circuit in Asia. Venues such as Warehouse, Maziga, Paulaner Clarke Quay, Crazy Elephant, The Pump Room and McGettigan's will play host to these international stand up comedians; together with comedy sponsor Magners Cider ensuring audiences have a rollicking good laugh.
Celebrating cultural diversity in the form of comedy, Maziga will be the venue host to a trio of Malaysia’s top comedians on 17 and 18 March. Back by popular demand, from across the causeway are Kavin Jay, Andrew Netto and Sunanda Sachatrakul with their hilarious brand of local comedy everyone can identify with. Audiences can expect to be in stitches and hysterics over Malaysia vs. Singapore type jokes.
Audiences are advised to get their Singapore International Magners Comedy tickets early to avoid disappointment. Entry is FREE for both Nickelodeon Fiesta and Clarke Quay StreetFest.
With the March school holidays round the corner, the spectacular array of entertainment for all ages in the mix, Clarke Quay’s Singapore Festival of Fun is set to create an unforgettable experience for families and friends.
Singapore Festival of Fun is organised by Magic Rock Pte Ltd, in collaboration with Clarke Quay and Nickelodeon. Like what you see? Get Beauty, Dining, Recipes, Travel, Health and Wellness reviews right into your mailbox! Subscribe to Luxury Haven by Email and you will never miss a post again!