Beat The Haze: Indoor Events Happening in October

With the unpredictable PSI, it’s hard to make plans with your friends and family for the weekend. Here are a few suggestions on how and where you can spend your “Hazy October” indoors – to keep your loved ones happy, and your lungs happier!

We’ve divided these family-friendly events into three categories: Shop, Play, and Ponder! With everything from flea markets to rock climbing, museums to film festivals, who says staying indoors is a bad thing?


Have an itch to shop? Check out these cool fleas to see what you can spend on! They might have great deals there, too!



Date: 17 – 18 October 2015

Time: Trade from 10am to 9pm

Location: PasarBella Pop Market

200 Turf Club Rd, 287994

Nearest MRT: Farrer Road, Holland Village, Botanic Gardens




Date: Every day from 1st October to 31st October

Time: Weekdays – 1:00pm to 7:00pm / Weekends – 1:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: Lucky Plaza, #06-14 (Opposite Jollibee)

304 Orchard Rd Singapore 238863

Nearest MRT: Orchard




Stay active and bring your friends along for some rock-climbing fun. The best part is when you and your friends can shop and dine at Kallang Wave Mall right after!

Opening Hours:

Monday – Friday:
11:00 am – 11:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday:
9:00 am – 9:00 pm

Public Holidays:
9:00 am – 9:00 pm


#B1-01 Kallang Wave Mall
1 Stadium Place
Singapore 397628

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Spend a day showing off or learning new tricks at Singapore’s first-ever indoor trampoline park!

Opening Hours (same for both branches):

Mon: 10am – 7pm
Tue: 3pm – 10pm
Wed: 10am – 10pm
Thu: 10am – 10pm
Fri: 10am – 10pm
Sat: 9am – 10pm
Sun: 9am – 9pm


River Valley

46 Kim Yam Road, The Herencia

(Unit #02-11) Singapore 239351

Use first staircase on the right side, above a café

Nearest MRT: Somerset, Clarke Quay


Yo:ha (Level 2), 200 Jurong East Ave 1

Singapore 609789

Exit 32 from PIE – use Jurong Canal Drive for GPS

Nearest MRT: Chinese Garden, Jurong East (Take Bus 334 or 98)

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Check out the events The Rink has for you and your friends this October!

Halloween Spooky Freeze – If you still want to experience the mysterious atmosphere that the haze brings and not the harmful particles that enter your lungs, then this event is just for you! Get into the Halloween mood by travelling through a foggy maze with spooky monsters on ice!

Dates and Times: 23, 24, 30, 31 October 2015 | 10:30am – 11:45pm

Early Bird Ticket (From 7 – 22 Oct): $18 | Standard Ticket: $23

Disco On Ice – If dancing in the club is not your thing then maybe skating with disco lights is. Join in the fun at The Rink’s weekend skate party!

Dates and Times: All Fridays & Saturdays | 9:45 – 11:45pm


2 Jurong East Central 1

Level 3, JCube

Singapore 609731

Nearest MRT: Jurong East

Please refer to this schedule for The Rink’s operating hours.




Fans of Dreamworks Animation (basically everyone) can now get a glimpse of what goes behind the scenes of producing magic on-screen!

Date: Now till 27 October 2015

Time: Daily from 10:00am – 7:00pm (Including public holidays)
Last admission at 6:00pm

Location: ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands

Admission Charges:

*Senior Citizen (65 years and above)S$11.80
*Child (2 to 12 years)S$8.00
***Local AdultS$11.00
***Local ChildS$7.00
***Local Senior CitizenS$9.00

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Singapore Art Museum (SAM)

Opening Hours:

Daily: 10am – 7pm
Last admission to the museum is at 6.15pm 

Friday: 10am – 9pm
Enjoy complimentary entry on Friday evenings* from 6pm – 9pm

Admission Charges:

SG Citizens & Permanent Residents: Free

Foreign Visitors:

Adults | S$10.00

Students (with valid student pass) | S$5.00

Seniors (60 years and above with valid ID) | S$5.00

*Foreign visitors enjoy free entry to SAM every Friday from 6pm – 9pm, and on SAM Open House days. 

Check out their ongoing arts exhibitions here.

Location: 71 Bras Basah Rd, 189555

Nearest MRT: Dhoby Ghaut, Bras Basah

National Museum of Singapore

Opening Hours:

Daily: 10am – 7pm
Last admission to the museum is at 6.30pm


SG Citizens and Permanent Residents: Free

Foreign Visitors:

Adults | S$10.00

Students (with valid student pass) | S$5.00

Seniors (60 years and above with valid ID) | S$5.00

Each ticket also includes admission to the Singapore History Gallery and all the Level 2 galleries. Tickets are available from the National Museum Visitor Services Counter and SISTIC.

Check out the list of ongoing exhibitions here.

Location: 93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897

Nearest MRT: Dhoby Ghaut, Bras Basah



Love watching films or aspire to be a filmmaker? Check out the films and masterclasses that are happening at Perspectives Film Festival this year. Get your tickets here.

Date: 15 – 18 October 2015

Location: National Museum of Singapore

93 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897

Admission Charges:

Single Film Tickets:

Standard | S$12.00

Student/NSFs/Senior Citizens | S$11.00

Singapore Film Society Members | S$11.00

Passion Card Members | S$10.00

An Animation Masterclass by Martin Rosen:

Standard | S$15.00

Student/NSFs/Senior Citizens | S$12.00

Singapore Film Society Members | S$12.00

Passion Card Members | S$10.00

Get your tickets to Perspectives Film Festival here.

*Note: Festival Passes are all sold out. Individual film tickets are still available for sale

Nearest MRT: Dhoby Ghaut, Bras Basah

Erika Kesuma

Appreciates good music and coffee, loves exploring and travelling. Certified pun mistress.

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