The annual Marina Regatta is back this weekend (31 May – 2 June) from 1500hr to 2200hr at The Promontory @ Marina Bay.
Besides the exciting 200-meter dragon boat race happening over 2 days, there are also other fun activities for non dragon boaters.
Dragon Boat Race
With over 90 teams and 3,000 paddlers to cheer for, the dragon boat race is one of the most highly anticipated dragon boat competition in the region!
Race The Maze
Visitors also gets to challenge Singapore’s largest eco-maze. Those who manage to navigate through the obstacles and completes 7 or more eco-themed challenges within 12 minutes also gets to receive an attractive bonus prize.
All participants will also be entered for a lucky draw. The Grand Prize is a 3D2N staycation at JW Marriott Singapore.
Admission to the maze is free but requires registration. You can pre-register for the maze here.
There are also game booths including claw machines, Giant Jenga and more!
A Good Mix of F&B Stalls
Wolf-Burger, the popular company behind the meatless patty burger will be selling it’s signature Impossible Burger. Other noteworthy F&B partners include Mr. Lorbak, famous for the succulent pork belly braised in soy sauce on rice and Seafood Pirates, serving seafood sandwiches, rolls and chowder.
Pay with DBS/Posb cards or DBS PayLah! to receive 10% discount on all onsite purchases.
Performances by local talents
Enjoy performances by Singapore’s talented musicians and artistes.
Visitors can also show their support (and get some cardio exercise) by helping the performers to generate electricity to power up their shows with the dynamo-fitted kinetic bicycles.
Free Water Sports Classes
Visitors can also sign up for free water sports classes.
From past years, sailing has been the most popular class. Each sailboat accommodates 4 to 8 people and the sessions are assigned on a first-come, first served basis. Each session lasts for 40 minutes. The first session for sailing class starts at 1400hr and ends at 1840hr. The last session on Friday ends slightly earlier, at 1800hr.
Meeting Point: Pontoon (Next to Customs House)
Alternatively, visitors can also try their hand at other water sports such as dragon boating, kayaking and paddle boating. These activities are for beginners from aged 7 years ago and above. These activities are also free.
You can register on-site or here.
Marina Regatta 2019
When: 31 May – 2 June 2019 (1500hr – 2200hr)
Where: The Promontory @ Marina Bay
Cost: Admission is Free
Pictures from DBS Marina Regatta Facebook and Website