The CRIB Ball – The Empress’s Journey (3 MAY)
Celebrate strong women, inspirational stories and the entrepreneurial spirit at the CRIB Society’s second annual gala dinner. Along with a delectable formal dinner, there’ll be a silent and a live auction of luxury goods, and various performances. A portion of the funds raised will go to Emancipaction, an international non-profit organisation that works to combat child sex-trafficking. Shangri-la Hotel, 22 Orange Grove Road. Tickets from Peatix.
Extravaganza! (13 MAY)
Don’t miss the 2017 ANZA Black Tie Ball, Extravaganza! More than just a night of fun and glamour, it’s one of the year’s most important fundraising events, with proceeds going to supporting Melrose Children’s Home. Shangri-la Hotel Singapore, 22 Orange Grove Road. anza.org.sg
VIP Walking Tour (20 MAY)
Take a tour of places of interest in Singapore with Blair Hall, former Deputy Chief of Mission at the US Embassy Singapore, who will be sharing his insights about Singapore’s development from a small trading settlement to a prominent financial hub. aasingapore.com
Collecting Magic: From Stamps to Wands (UNTIL 30 JUN)
Watch the excitement on the faces of those little Harry Potter fans at this magical exhibition, as they feast their eyes on beautiful stamps featuring the child wizard, along with movie memorabilia and collectibles from around the world. Singapore Philatelic Museum. spm.org.sg
Chicken and Egg: A Fowl Tale (UNTIL 25 JUN)
In honour of the Year of the Rooster, this family-friendly stamp exhibition traces the historical journey of the humble chicken – said to have originated from the tropical forests of Asia – across civilisations, and examines the many roles it plays as food, in recreation and in medicine. Singapore Philatelic Museum. spm.org.sg
On Sharks and Humanity (UNTIL 26 JUN)
Explore over 20 artworks from local and international artists at the newly opened Parkview Museum, addressing environmental issues of shark protection and ocean conservation. 600 North Bridge Road.
Melanie Mccollin-walker “On the Edge” (2-26 MAY)
Admire the dramatic paintings of Melanie Mccollin-walker at her solo exhibition On The Edge. Her works are inspired by travels around the world and she was a winner of the People’s Choice Award in 2013. Australian High Commission. melaniemccollinwalker.com
Swiss Chamber Gala Dinner 2017 (3 JUN)
Enjoy an evening of fine food, drinks, entertainment, and the presentation of the first Swiss Business Award. Swissotel Merchant Court. swisscham.sg
Peter & Blue’s Birthday Party (8-11 JUN)
Interweaving dance with the magic of fairytales, this children’s production tells the story of the ever-inquisitive trio – Peter, his dog Blue and his cat Calico. You also have the chance to meet with the dancers after the show. Esplanade Theatre Studio. Tickets from Sistic.
Baby Baby 2017 (9-11 JUN)
The ultimate baby fair returns this June with more great products and promotions. Check out the latest baby items, watch demonstrations and get tips from professionals. Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. babybabysg.com
Aviva Superfundae (10 JUN)
Excite the kids with more than 30 games and activities across five themed zones – Circus Centre, Speedy Zone, Dream Castle, Pirate Island and Jungle World. Enjoy yummy food and great entertainment all day, including an outdoor movie screening. The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay. Tickets from Sistic.
Magic Piano & The Chopin Shorts (10-11 JUN)
Magic Piano tells the story of 10-year-old Anna, who misses her father while he’s working abroad. Having decided to run away, she stumbles upon an old piano that transforms into a magical flying machine. The show is presented in a new live format alongside four short animated films (“The Chopin Shorts”). Victoria Concert Hall. Tickets from Sistic.
Hansel and Gretel (16-17 JUN)
Young and old will enjoy the classic story of Hansel and Gretel, presented here as a staged concert performance, and featuring an international and local cast backed by the Orchestra of the Music Makers. Esplanade Concert Hall. Tickets from Sistic.
Boeing Boeing (23 JUN – 22 JUL)
This Wild Rice favourite returns to the stage in June, directed this time by Pam Oei. The hilarious production tells of Bernard, a modern-day Casanova whose three beautiful air stewardess girlfriends are all happily unaware of each other’s existence. His perfect plan falls apart when his friend Robert comes to stay. Victoria Theatre. Tickets from Sistic.
Dreamworks Day Run (24 JUN)
Be part of the first ever Dreamworks Run in Asia this June. Interact with the vibrant casts of Shrek, Kung Fu Panda, How To Train Your Dragon and Madagascar, and have your picture taken with the characters. Choose to run 5km or register the kids for the 800m kids’ dash. Gardens by the Bay, Bay East Garden. dreamworksday.sg
Pluck and the Magical Banyan Tree – Harp Musical (25 JUN)
Go on an adventure with Pluck, the fairy protector of music. In the Harp Kingdom of Enchantia, people are forgetting how to make music, so Pluck embarks on a journey to find out why. Sota Drama Theatre. Tickets from Sistic.