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Five amazing things to do in Singapore this month
1 Get your shriek on at Halloween Horror Nights 5. This year’s edition of the scare-fest is terrifyingly local, with haunted houses inspired by Russell Lee’s series of ghost stories. Oct 2-31. See ‘Ghost town’. 2 Bring the kids to Octoburst!, a festival that uncages their imagination through art. Oct 9-11. See Kids. 4 No, you’re not seeing double. That’s The Garden, a pair of punk rock twins set to storm the city. Oct 11. See Music. 3 When an American businessman travels to China, he ends up being confounded by Chinglish. Oct 9-25. See Performance. 5 Go mad for hops (hopping mad?) at Craft Beer Week, where there’ll be brews aplenty. Oct 24-31. See Drink Up.