10 Scarily-Awesome Halloween Activities in Singapore: From haunted libraries to fending off zombie attacks

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Halloween in Singapore is not just limited to…. Halloween Horror Night. Scroll below for 10 exciting activities you can go for.

1. Night at the library (Free!)

There have been unexplained happenings at the library. What lurks behind the bookshelves after dark? Beware, for what’s familiar and mundane might just surprise you.

Time: 26/27 October 2018 (10.00pm – 12.45am)

Venue: Level 1 of the National Library Building

Price: Entry is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Borrow four books or e-books during the month of October 2018 to gain individual entry. Please present your loan receipt for verification.

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2. Asian Civilisation Museum (ACM) After Dark 2018: The Elements (Free!)

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ACM’s annual Halloween event is back! Be spooked by thrilling performances, a movie screening, paranormal talks, and fiery activities on this free family-friendly evening. Hear haunting tales by the river and make a souvenir to bring home. Unravel your special element in our spooky trail. Mystery prizes await the 3 best-dressed ghostly visitors!  Comes dressed as in your best Halloween costumes and you may just win one of the three mystery prizes!

Time: 27 October 2018 (Saturday) (7 – 11pm)

Venue: Asian Civilisation Museum (5 minutes from Raffles Place (Exit H) ) 

Price: Free

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3. Yokai Festival Halloween Town (Free!)

Looking for a unique Halloween experience? Dress up and join the Yokai Parade in Downtown East. Take part in a game of tag at Wild Wild Wet in a match between yokai (demons) and humans, race against time to complete missions in Jewel of The Town or watch an outdoor screening of My Neighbour Totoro. Shop for treats at the Underworld Market or snag a Last Minute Costume on 20th and 21st October. Look forward to performances, meet the Yin Yang Shi, take part in a lucky dip, free mask-painting, and photo-op stations with Yokai performers. Or team up and join the Yokai vs Humans shootout at Wild Wild Wet, which you can register for here.

Time: 20-21, 27-28 October 2018 (2PM – 8PM)

Venue: Downtown East

Price: Free

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4. Halloween Fun Fest (Free!)

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Dress up in your best costumes and head to Halloween Fun Fest at UE Square Shopping Mall for its inaugural Halloween Fun Fest! Enjoy delicious food, drinks and live music while the little ones stay entertained with the bouncy candy house (great for kids aged three to ten) and fun craft activities (2pm to 6pm, free of charge) including balloon sculpting, crafts and face painting.

Keep a look out for the free $10 voucher giveaways (first 200 participants) and stand a chance to win vouchers worth $200 in the Snap & Win contest. Just take a photo at the Halloween photo booth (Level 1) and upload your photo on the UESQ Facebook contest page by 31 October.

Time: 27 October (11:00 am – 8:00 pm)

Venue: UE Square Shopping Mall

Price: Free!

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5. S.E.A. Aquarium – Spooky Seas ($$)

Meet quirky sea creatures like the bizarre Bumphead Parrotfish, the rare Elephant Fish, the unique paddlefish, the weird Tasselled Wobbegong Shark and the scary Vampire Fish. With habitats featuring some of the weirdest, wackiest and most fascinating species, you can discover the beauty and mystery of underwater worlds like never before!

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(Watch marine animals like sharks and rays get all excited as the aquarists serve them the daily specials!)

Time: 1 September to 28 October 2018 (10am – 7pm)

Venue: S.E.A Aquarium

Price: $39

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6. Singapore Halloween Pub Crawl 2018 ($$)

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Join the Halloween Crawlers as they roam from bar to bar across central Singapore at Singapore’s biggest pub crawl. Grab your group and don that costume – it’s nothing but boo-ze all night long! Look forward to one complimentary drink per venue at Mogambo, Drink Culture, and a mystery location – all before ending the night by partying it up till dawn at Bar Rouge. Each pub will be appropriately decked out in eerie decor, and while costumes are not required, you’re encouraged to dress up to match – that’s the whole fun of it!

Time: 27 October, 7pm-4am

Venue: 80 Raffles Place, Singapore 048624

Price: From $19.90

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7. Fend off the zombie attack! ($$)

Daredevil teens with a bone to pick with zombies can shamble over to Grange Road car park and join the resistance against a deadly virus outbreak! Contain the virus, find the anti-toxin and save Singapore!

Time: 26 October – 4 Nov (5pm – 11pm)

Venue: 80 Raffles Place, Singapore 048624

Price: From S$25 (Students/Passion Card) / S$30 (Standard)

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8. Zouk’s Boogie Wonderland ($$$)

Zouk Halloween 2018 Presents: Boogie Wonderland

Dance floor dystopia is the theme and the entire premise will be dressed with various elements to bring Boogie Wonderland to life. A retrospect like no other, it’s disco technicolour meets thriller with horrified kitschy installations, an LED-lit mini dance floor for photo opportunities, and roving performances to catch.

Remember to dress for the occasion (you’ll be rewarded well!)

1st Prize: Valued up to $3200
  • ​2 pax 3 day 2 night on Genting Dream Cruise to Port Klang, Kuala Lumpur *Exclusive of accompanying port charges and gratuities
  • 2 x Category 2 tickets to Kevin Hart’s The Irresponsible Tour
  • 1 x Crusher Wireless headpiece from Skullcandy
  • $500 Sephora hamper
  • 1 x bottle of Perrier-Jouët Champagne
  • 1 x bottle of Martell NC
  • 2 x ZoukOut 2018 tickets
  • $400 Visual Mass voucher

2nd Prize: Valued up to $1500

  • 2 pax 2 day 1 night Deluxe Room stay at Village Hotel Katong,
  • 2 x Category 2 tickets to Kevin Hart’s The Irresponsible Tour
  • X-Mini Nova+ earphone
  • 1 x bottle of Martell NCF
  • 2 x ZoukOut 2018 tickets
  • $300 Visual Mass voucher
3rd Prize: Valued up to $600
  • ​1 x bottle of Martell NCF
  • 2 x ZoukOut 2018 tickets
  • $200 Visual Mass voucher

Leading up to the event and on the day itself, there will also giveaways up for grabs and ‘Best Social Media’ prizes to be won with #ZoukHalloween and #ZoukSingapore. Prizes include vouchers from Customade Costume & Merchandise which will come handy for getups, earpieces from Skullcandy, a 1-night stay at XY Hotel, ZoukOut 2018 tickets and Visual Mass gift cards.

(Free and priority entry for those in FULL costume will be subjected to management’s discretion.)

Time: 27 October 2018 (10PM – 4AM)

Venue: Zouk Singapore

Price: $55 (includes admission to both Zouk & Capital)

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9. Halloween Horrow Nights 8 ($$$)

Universal Studios Singapore’s Halloween Horror Nights is back! Plus, for the first time ever, step inside the mysterious world of Netflix’s Stranger Things. 

Date: Selected nights from 27 September – 31 October

Time: 7.30 pm – 1.30 am on peak nights, 7.20 am – 12.30 am on non-peak nights

Venue: Universal Studios Singapore

Price: $58 – $120

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10. Cirque Le Soir at Ce La Vi ($$$) 

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Roll up, roll up! London’s award-winning Cirque Le Soir is back by popular demand to take theatrical oddities to new level. Expect the unexpected and step into a fantasy realms of S&M dungeon featuring acts from an alternative world – fire breathers, exotic dancers, eccentric contortionists – supported by the electrifying beats of CÉ LA VI Resident DJs.

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For one night only, you get to step into the fantasy realm of the wicked, and romp with Cirque Le Soir’s repertoire of wondrous acts, featuring dauntless sword swallowers, bizarre clowns, bold contortionists and exotic dancers supported by the spectacular sounds and beats of CÉ LA VI’s Resident DJs.

If you don’t know, don’t worry.

Party in your most fascinating Halloween outfit and you will stand a chance to win a Magnum R de Ruinart Brut Champagne Bottle.

Date: 27 October 2018

Time: 10PM-5AM

Venue: Ce La Vi Club Lounge

Price: Limited pre-sale: $48 (includes a Grey Goose pour) | At the door: $68 (includes a premium pour)


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