Coming into the second month of the year and celebrating what’s traditionally a month of love, we’re expecting many events and promotions all around that help us showcase our deepest feelings to loved ones. But if you’re on the lookout for more to do around the island this month, here are 11 things to do this February.
DINE AND DO GOOD THIS SEASON
Known for their delicious and authentic Chinese cuisine, Peach Garden Chinese Restaurant is inviting all diners to join them in their efforts to give back to society. From now till Apr 30, they’re offering discounts of up to 68% on their popular handmade Dim Sum specialties and Peking Duck when diners make a minimum donation of $2 to HCA Hospice. With this fundraising initiative, Peach Garden also aims to raise awareness of the services by HCA, Singapore’s largest home hospice care provider.
DISCOVER MORE AMAZING FEMALE ARTISTS AND PERFORMERS
Back with a vengeance, the women-led Alex Blake Charlie Sessions is returning bigger than before. From Feb 21 to 25 at Pasir Panjang Power Station, experience an exceptional affair organised by 24OWLS featuring infectious tunes across two festival stages by the likes of alt-rock trio Coming Up Roses, the Paris-based Didi Han, Ichiko Aoba, Deb Never, Luna Li, Kindergarchy, Nicolette, and more electrifying up-and-comers. This edition will also look forward to exciting collaborations between partners from the local arts and lifestyle scene, including a showcase by The Best Seats In The House x The Projector, a Sweet Somethings x Chio Books pop-up book café, and an art lane recognising the work of artists poised for creative greatness.
ENJOY GOOD VIBES AND ICE CREAM ON THE STREETS
Taking their love for peace and ice cream out of their stores, find the beloved Ben and Jerry’s pop-up along Orchard Road every Saturday from Feb 18 to Mar 04, between 7pm and 9.30pm, to try their new Salted Caramel Brownie Peace Pop for free! The new flavour presents a triple threat of sweet ice cream, chocolate chips, and a thick brownie sauce centre, all dipped in a decadent salted caramel coating. To enjoy the offer, simply like and follow Ben and Jerry’s on Instagram, post an Instagram Story of the Peace On The Streets pop-up, tag them, then show it to their staff at the cart to receive your complimentary ice cream while stocks last.
ENJOY SUBWAY’S NEW MALA SUBS AND SIEW DAI COOKIE
Turning up the heat this season, Subway Singapore unveils their all-new Mala Chicken and Mala Beef subs. Beloved by Singaporeans, find these punchy and numbing subs at their restaurants island-wide from now till Mar 28. Along with this new launch is the debut of a new cookie flavour: the Chocolate Chip Cookie Siew Dai. An enhancement of the popular original, this iteration presents the same iconic taste with less sugar for an indulgent treat without the guilt.
EXPERIENCE A DIFFERENT KIND OF DATING THIS VALENTINE’S
This year, AIBI International is joining in the Valentine’s Day spirit with a special Fitness Speed Dating event on Feb 14 itself. A household name in health, beauty, and fitness, AIBI International welcomes all single fitness enthusiasts to join one another in a 45-minute HIIT workout session, where participants get to meet new people and engage in cupid exercises with different partners, before selecting a member of the opposite sex to go out on a date with. To make things even more exciting, participants who happen to choose each other will also stand a chance to win themselves a romantic dinner date!
EXPLORE THE WORLD OF CYCLING AT THE INAUGURAL CYCLING LIFESTYLE FESTIVAL
Engage and discover the world of bicycles this month as the Singapore Sports Hub comes alive with Southeast Asia’s very first cycling lifestyle festival, PEDALFEST SINGAPORE 2023. Happening on Feb 11 and 12. For both cycling enthusiasts and the general public looking for something interesting to do that weekend, the festival offers something for everyone with an extensive array of exciting highlights, including exclusive bike-film screenings, merchandise and bike accessories, free bike workshops and clinics, BMX Art live performances, Spin challenges, eCycling tournaments, and many more!
GET YOUR HANDS ON THIS AMAZING PESTO
Probably “the most amazing pesto in the world”, the beloved Pasta J brand is back with their internationally coveted Punchy Pesto. Made with 15 premium ingredients, including premium extra virgin olive oil, pure farm fresh basil leaves, Pecorino Romano, fresh garlic, and other secret ingredients, the delicious sauce was so well received that even the Italians who invented pesto buys it from them. Limited stocks available, so act fast!
GRAB YOUR TICKETS TO THE FIBA 3X3 ASIA CUP
Taking place in less than 2 months, the highly anticipated FIBA 3×3 Asia Cup returns for its sixth edition. Following the electrifying event’s successful run last year at the Marina Bay Sands Event Plaza, this year will see them holding it at the Singapore Sports Hub OCBC Square for the first time ever. Fans can look forward to more 3-on-3 basketball action as the region’s best men’s and women’s teams come together to battle for the top spot and earn themselves a place to compete at the FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournaments next year.
LEARN MORE ABOUT RAZER AND PANERAI’S MEANINGFUL COLLABORATION
Happening from Feb 08 to 28, renowned Italian watch maker Panerai and Razer, the world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers, will be co-hosting a special interactive pop-up at ION Orchard in a bid to raise awareness on manta ray conservation. Inviting us to “Make Time for Our Ocean” , the pop-up aims to engage watch enthusiasts, gamers, and the public alike, highlighting pressing issues surrounding ocean conservation and their international manta ray research programme. While there, don’t forget to check out Panerai’s Luminor Quaranta Razer Special Edition watch, only available exclusively at the Panerai ION boutique in Singapore.
RESERVE YOUR SPOT AT THE HSBC SINGAPORE RUGBY SEVENS
Making a highly-anticipated return after 4 years, the top rugby nations in the world will once again congregate in Singapore to vie for supremacy at the National Stadium. Happening on Apr 08 and 09, tickets are now available via the Singapore Sports Hub website. This year’s extravaganza of epic rugby action also features family-friendly festivities, delicious selections of food, and unique engagements for fans and spectators of every age.
TAKE PART IN SINGAPORE’S LARGEST CASH HUNT
Finally back in full force after a 3-year hiatus, the pandamart #HuntTheMouse island-wide cash hunt is back for its fourth iteration, promising their easiest hunt yet. Get daily hints from Sqkii’s social media platforms and follow real-time map updates on the game website to locate their gold and silver coins, then exchange them for cash! Supported by foodpanda this year, order your groceries via pandamart from Mar 09 to Apr 08 to earn yourselves more hints by adding their scratch card into your cart at checkout. Don’t forget to also stay tuned on the real-time map at 10am, 2pm, and 6pm every day, where they’ll be eliminating improbable gold coin locations.