Programme Highlights

MAIN HIGHLIGHTS FOR CHINESE NEW YEAR ISTANA OPEN HOUSE ON SUNDAY, 29 JANUARY 2017

Time

Activity

Venue

8.30 am – 6.00 pm

Display of Birds by Wildlife Reserves Singapore

Centre Gate

8.30 am – 5.30 pm

Arts and Crafts Booth by Cognizant Singapore

Centre Gate

8.30 am – 5.30 pm

Istana Merchandise and Drinks Booths by NCSS

Centre Gate and Main Tent

8.30 am – 5.30 pm

Chinese Calligraphy Booth by the Chinese Calligraphy Society of Singapore

Main Tent

8.30 am – 5.30 pm

Istana Main Building Guided Tour by National Heritage Board

Main Building

8.30 am – 5.30 pm

Istana Main Building Self-guided Tour

Main Building

10.00 am – 4.00 pm

Nature Guided Walk organised by NParks

Spice and Ginger Gardens

10.00 am - 4.00 pm

Istana Garden Walk” Mobile Application Self-Guided Trail By NParks & Temasek Polytechnic

Centre Gate

11.30 am – 12.00 pm

Lion Dance Performance by Yuan Ching Secondary School Lion Dance Troupe

Ceremonial Plaza

12.30 pm and 1.30 pm

Band Performance by Punggol Primary School

Main Tent

3.15 pm – 3.30 pm

Rooster and Instrumental Dance performances by Cixi City Celadon Ou Music Troupe

Ceremonial Plaza

3.30 pm – 3.40 pm

Spring is Here! Dance by the Singapore Soka Association

Ceremonial Plaza

3.45 pm – 4.30 pm

Band Performance by Maha Bodhi Primary School

Main Tent

3.45 pm – 4.45 pm

PA Talent’s Roaming Gods of Fortune

Main Tent/ Ceremonial Plaza

4.05 pm – 4.20 pm

Performance by Yi Quan Athletic Association’s Lion Dance Troupe.

Ceremonial Plaza

4.25 pm – 4.35 pm

Opera Performance by the Quanzhou Gaojia Opera Troupe

Ceremonial Plaza

 4.35 pm – 4.45 pm

Train Monkey Puppet Show by Quanzhou Gaojia Opera Troupe

Ceremonial Plaza

4.50 pm – 5.00 pm

Youthful Spring! Dance by the Soka Youth Dance Crew

Ceremonial Plaza