Changi Airport T4 converted into a Dinosaur-themed go-kart, admission from S$12

The Kerbside’s taxi waiting area at Changi Airport Terminal 4 has been transformed into a dinosaurs themed go-kart arena from now till 31 December 2020.

Here’s how it looks like:

The dinosaurs themed go-kart arena comprises of sharp turns and bends and the electric go-karts can go up to 24km/hr.

However, participants must be at least nine years old as of 1 November 2020 and 1.3m in height. Participants are also required to wear covered shoes. Helmets will be provided.

Here’s the go-kart admission rates:

However, guests can redeem a discounted pass with every S$30 (S$80 for supermarkets) spent in a single receipts at public areas at Terminal 1, 3 and 4.

Do note a maximum of four discounted activity passes can be redeemed in a single receipt.

Here’s the price for discounted admission passes:

Dinosaurs Themed Go-Kart
Where: Changi Airport Terminal 4
When: Until December 31, 2020
Opening Hours: Mon – Wed: 3pm – 10pm | Thurs – Sun/ Eve & PH: 2pm – 11pm
How: Book now online 

Images from Changi Airport Group

NPark unveils a new dog run and bird perch at East Coast Park, largest in the east

NParks Singapore unveiled a new dog run and bird perch for visitors to bring their furry or feathered friends.  The new facilities are located at Parkland Green, within East Coast Park.

The dog run, at 0.2ha (2,000 sq m), is at least two times the size of the other existing largest  dog run in the east.

According to NParks Singapore, the perch was built using upcycled woods from East Coast Park. This was designed in consultation with animal community groups in Singapore.

Both the dog run and the bird perch were designed in consultation with the community and enhances pet-friendly amenities at the park

Dog Run @ Parkland Green (ECP)
Where: 920 ECP, Singapore 449875
Opening Hours: 8AM – 10PM

Images from NParks Singapore

Chinatown calls off Chinese New Year bazaar next year due to Covid-19

The organizers for the annual Chinese New Year Bazaar at Chinatown has decided to cancel the event next year due to concerns over safe-distancing.

According to some of the shop owners interviewed, most have no intention to take their business online.

The bazaar was usually held for three weeks, leading to Chinese New Year  around Pagoda, Smith, Temple and Trengganu streets. During Chinese New year this year in January, 329 stalls took part in the bazaar.

This is the first time since 1989, the popular bazaar is cancelled.

Images from STB Singapore

ION Orchard lets you meet-and-pet miniature horses for S$25 with free drink this Christmas

A retail outlet at ION Orchard, In Good Company, has collaborated with a non-profit organization, Equal, to offer a meet-and-pet miniature horse session this Christmas.

Each session costs S$50 and includes entry and complimentary beverages from Plain Vanilla Bakery for two people.

There are six miniature horses who will be meeting the guests on a rotational basis. Hence, there will only be two miniature horses available for the meet-and-pet session at each time.

Here’s how the horses look like:

Entry is strictly by pre-event bookings and limited within each hour.

In Good Company will match S$50 to every ticket sold. In addition, 100% of the donation proceeds will go to Equal, in support of their efforts and the 1,500 beneficiaries that they serve yearly.

Meet-And-Pet Miniature Horse
Where: ION Orchard, #B1-06
When: Various dates in December 2020
How: Prebook a slot online

Images from In Good Company & @equal.sg

Singapore residents enjoy 50% OFF Singapore Zoo & River Safari Disney Adventure Trail

From tomorrow (21 November 2020) till 27 December 2020, there is a new Disney themed Adventure trail at the Singapore Zoo and River Safari for guests to explore this school holidays.

Guests visiting the wildlife reserves will be able to participate in various Disney-themed activities to redeem exclusive charm key-chains.

Explorer’s Doodle Mission Card

Guests can first collect a mission card from the Singapore Zoo’s Otter Exhibit or River Safari’s entrance to learn fun facts about the animals on this mission.

Upon completing the task, guests can redeem a doodle animal charm. There are six designs and each charm is only available on the stipulated dates at the respective parks.

Here’s the schedule:

#DisneyOutdoorExplorers Photo Adventure

For a limited period, guests can explore the parks to find hidden Mickey photo points. Guests can redeem an exclusive gift if they manage to spot and take photos of at least three hidden Mickey.

Gift redemption is available at the Singapore Zoo’s Forest Lodge or River Safari’s entrance only on weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm.

Explorer’s Doodle Trail Booklet

Mickey and Minnie needs your help to reunite the doodle animals that have wandered off.

Complete the Trail Booklet as you explore and learn about the various habitats. You can also redeem the exclusive Mickey and Minnie charm key-chains.

Here’s how they look like:

The Trail Booklet is sold separately at the Singapore Zoo’s Otter Exhibit and River Safari Entrance.

Singapore residents gets 50% OFF

Singapore residents can purchase this Disney themed package to enjoy 50% discount. This means, the price of adult ticket is S$37.50 (UP: S$75). The ticket price of a child aged 3 to 12 is S$25 (UP: S$50).

However, do note this offer is valid for single-park, same-day admission and is only for online purchases.

Do note the Disney themed activities are only available on weekends and public holiday.

WRS Adventure Combo
When: 21 Nov – 27 Dec 2020, 10AM – 4PM
Where: Singapore Zoo & River Safari
What: 50% OFF for local residents
Where: Buy Online

Images from Wildlife Reserves Singapore

Weather forecast predicts rain almost every day, with temperature dipping to 24°C temperature on some days for the remainder of November 2020

According to several weather reports, Singapore is predicted to see showers on almost all days for the remaining half of November 2020.

The moderate to heavy thundery showers is expected to happen during the afternoons. On some days, this could drag into the evening.

Despite the forecasted rainy weather, the temperature range for late November remains rather consistent, between 24°C and 34°C

Coffee Bean Singapore introduces Mickey & Minnie collectibles for Christmas 2020

Coffee Bean Singapore has just released five Mickey and Minnie themed items for Christmas 2020. Here’s how they look like:

Mickey & Minnie Tea For One (S$29.90)

This cute tea set, when assembled looks like a snowglobe, comprises of a ceramic teapot (350ml), tea filter and a glass cup (400ml).

Mickey Mug with 3D Lid (S$19.90)

This festive mug can hold up to 320ml. It also comes with a lid with a 3D Mickey looking happily at you as you sip your drink.

Mickey & Minnie Cup Covers (S$12.90)

Each drink cover retails at S$12.90. A set of two costs S$19.90.

Mickey & Minnie Drink Stirrers (S$8.90)

Likewise, it’s cheaper to get them in a set. Two for S$12.90.

Free Gift with purchase

Coffee Bean is also giving away free 2021 Disney Table Calendar if you purchase at least S$30 on Disney Merchandise in a single receipt. Otherwise, one calendar retails at S$9.90.

Images from Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Royal Sporting House Singapore launches unbeatable deals, up to 50% discount

Royal Sporting House Singapore has launched an “Unbeatable Deals” sale from now till 22 Nov 2020, featuring items from Adidas, Nike, Merrell and Puma.

This deal is available at both the online store and Singapore outlets. There are more than 600 items on sale with discounts up to 50%.

Here’s some items currently on promotion:

Here are the outlets:

  • Causeway Point, #02-02
  • Changi City Point, #02-39
  • Clementi Mall, #04-06
  • Compass One, #02-22
  • ION Orchard, #B4-26
  • JEM, #03-37/39/40
  • Junction 8, #02-13
  • Lot 1, #02-14
  • Lucky Plaza, #01-36
  • NEX, #02-29
  • North Point, #02-39
  • Novena Square, #02-53
  • Suntec City, #02-467
  • Takashimaya, Level 4
  • Tanglin Mall, #01-21

Unbeatable Sale
What: Up to 50% discount
When: Until 22 November 2020
Where: Online Store & All Singapore Outlets

Images from Royal Sporting House Singapore

Starbucks Singapore giving away FREE Christmas Reusable Cup with minimum purchase of S$10 on 17 Nov

Starbucks Singapore is giving away a free Christmas edition reusable cup featuring a black cat tomorrow (17 November 2020).

However, Gold members can redeem theirs one day earlier on 16 November 2020.

The Christmas reusable cup features a black cat with a red ribbon color standing between Christmas wreaths.

Here’s how the cup looks like:

Pokémon launches Christmas popup store at Vivocity, giving away free Plush Keychain

From now till 26 December 2020, Pokémon Singapore has opened a Christmas themed popup store at Vivocity. Like the Pokémon Centre at Jewel Changi, this popup store will sell plushies, apparel, and other merchandise.

Here are some photos of the Pokémon Centre at Jewel Changi:

Free Pokémon Plush Keychain

In addition, shoppers can also receive a Pokémon plush key-chain with any purchase made at the pop-up store — no minimum spending required.

A maximum of one redemption is allowed per customer per transaction. While stock lasts.

Here are the Plush key-chain designs available:

  1. Pikachu
  2. Eevee
  3. Piplup
  4. Bulbasaur
  5. Squirtle
  6. Charmander
  7. Mew

Pokémon Christmas Pop-Up Store
When: Until 26 December 2020, 10AM – 10PM
Where: VivoCity, #01-87

Images from Pokémon Singapore