Here's how to end August with a bang

We’ve finally come to the end of August, which definitely calls for some much-needed overindulgence. So, find a Lazy Lunch at Ce La Vi, a Champagne Brunch at Lavo, a Slumber Party at Forlino, and even a Secret Villa Party, all lined-up for you to leave the month behind with a bang.

FILM/FESTIVAL
Held at The Arts House, the Malaysian Film Festival will be celebrating our neighbouring country’s cinema scene with film screenings, panel discussions and talks by directors of the featured films. Check out the list of featured films and get your tickets here. Opens Aug 30

MARKET
Singapore’s version of the well-loved Aussie flea markets, Twilight: Flea & Feast, will be playing host to some of the tastiest street food from around the globe. There will be over 50 F&B booths as well as over a hundred others offering lifestyle and fashion goods. Prepare to be entertained, as games and movies will also be featured at the flea. Aug 30

PARTY
This Friday night, mix things up at Wan Singapore’s Wanderwall Fridays, where a supposed euphoria awaits those who dare to enter. The best part? $5 happy hour drinks go till 10pm. Aug 30

PARTY
Beloved Irish Pub Muddy Murphy’s will be hosting its third homecoming party at Claymore Connect, which brings a music festival featuring three bands such as Ger Mythen, The cans and Shirlyn + The UnXpected, as well as great drink bundle deals. Aug 30

FOOD/DRINK
Pair an endless flow of prosecco and premium wines with some tasty, contemporary Asian creations like Grilled Iberico Pork Pluma and Burrata Di Bufala at Ce La Vi’s Lazy Lunch, hosted by Angra Wine & Spirit Importers. Aug 31

MUSIC/DANCE
Yet another dance floor awaits your moves, at The Studio’s salsa tribute night, featuring two bands—La Maxima 79 Orquesta and Havana D’Primera—famed for playing at salsa parties and festivals all around the world. There will also be bar service and tables for alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, so all that’s left for you to do is to bring the party. Aug 31

PARTY
Prepare for yet another night of heartbreak, at Cherry Discotheque’s This is Heartbreak. You know the drill; sing until your lungs give out if you’ve ever had your heart broken. Aug 31

PARTY
Transfix Presents David Gravell, Supported by Hong will see the IDMA Best Trance DJ and Best Breakthrough DJ nominee DJ David Gravell and his signature trance sounds. You’ll definitely be in for a treat as Gravell has travelled the world to stage performances at major raves like Ultra Europe, Ultra Miami and Creamfields. Aug 31

WORKSHOP
Learn new and nutritious recipes that are best paired with fresh harvest from your garden. The fourth in a series of workshops by Mercure Singapore on Stevens, Let’s Eat Real Fast Food endeavours teaching participants to adapt to a healthier lifestyle with easy-to-make recipes, perfect for the busy Singaporeans. Aug 31

EXHIBITION
Unless you’re a die-hard trekkie, you’ll greatly enjoy this year’s edition of Sentosa Sandsation. See sand artists bring to life characters like Yoda, Rey and Darth Vader, as well as Chewbacca and Boba Fett; attend sand sculpting workshops and catch free movie screenings, all at our island’s favourite beach. Opens Aug 31

PARTY
The infamous Secret Villa Party Asia by house and techno party people Blackout Agency is back for its second edition in Singapore. Taking over a beautiful colonial house in the city with a lush green garden and a pool, plenty of food and drinks from joints like Meatsmith and Brass Lion Distillery will be available too. Tickets have been sold out; so if you know you know. Aug 31

PARTY
Paris-based producer and DJ Zimmer will be helming the decks at Tuff Club Anniversary ft. Zimmer (Roche Musique), in celebration of its Tuff nights anniversary. Brace yourself for yet another leg day. Aug 31

PARTY
Grammy award-winning artist DJ CID will be hitting up Ce La Vi this Saturday night at Elevate Feat. CID, sharing his infectious beats at the MBS club, so dress up for a turn-up. Aug 31

HEALTH
Besides the Sentosa Sandsation that’s going down at Siloso Beach, Sentosa will also be playing host to Dog Run - At The Beach, organised by animal shelter Forget Me Not. Join plenty of furkids in frolicking under the sun, right on the sandy Singapore shores this Saturday. Aug 31

PARTY
Need an epic pool party to cool things off? Head to SO/ Pool Party at 1927 Rooftop Bar, which will offer good music, apart from an array of good food and beverages. Aug 31

PARTY
Bask in the sunset at Sun Yi Tai’s rooftop, as the restaurant and bar will be hosting Sum-Set Barbecue, which promises BBQ, booze and imaginary poolside vibes. Love mala? Find grilled meats spiced with a mala flavour, then ease the burn with spiked slushies before dancing alongside groovy tunes, sure to put you in the mood. Aug 31

PARTY
Ann Siang Hill stalwart Oxwell & Co is turning six, and to commemorate its birthday, the gastropub will be turned into a disco with a dining room-turned-dancefloor, accompanied by great treats and drinks. There’ll even be a complimentary welcome beverage, so join in the fun at Oxwell & disCo. Aug 31

FOOD
Join Chinatown in celebrating the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival this Sunday. A tour that’ll put you in a festive mood, get a chance to sample a couple of local treats available in the district, which means you’ll be allowed to queue-jump when you sign up for this Heritage Food Trail. It doesn’t get more Singaporean than this. Sep 1

PARTY
Don your favourite jammies for this unique Slumber Party that will take place at the fabulous Italian restaurant Forlino. There’ll be non-stop jams courtesy of DJ AHD, brunch fare with live stations including a Black Truffle Risotto finished in a flamed parmesan wheel, as well as an after party of sorts. Sep 1

FOOD/DRINK
Join in the fun at Soul Vibe Sundays, hosted by our favourite roast joint Camp Kilo Charcoal Club, which features its great backyard as well as BBQ, drinks and music. A feel good food and drinks revelry, just kick back with your homies at this mixer. Sep 1

PARTY
Foodpanda’s Amoy Street block party Bites & Vibes is set to return this weekend, for an all-encompassing nosh fest. But don’t worry, it’s not all food. There’ll also be some musical accompaniment by local indie bands Bakers in Space and Stopgap at the main stage, yoga and ballet classes available for sign-ups, and lawn games like Giant Jenga, Connect 4 and Ring Toss to keep you entertained. Sep 1

PARTY
Sunsplash Sunday is hitting Canvas Club this weekend. Find a Sunday soiree by the Singapore River, as there’ll be a live performance by Reggae Remedy, DJs spinning reggae, dancehall, funk and more, as well as a specially curated craft market and Caribbean-inspired food. Sep 1

FOOD/DRINK
A lavish Italian-American buffet spread awaits once again at Lavo's Sunday Champagne Brunch, including foie gras and Cacio e Pepe live stations, an extensive selection of cheese and a raw bar featuring U.S and Irish oysters. For beverages, indulge in free-flow Veuve Clicquot Champagne, assorted cocktails, red and white wines, and even Peroni beers. Sep 1