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Promotions & events in, near and around Venue Hotel.

Light it up this Lunar New Year 2019!

Lunar New Year is around the corner - come experience an exciting and vibrant 7 weeks long performances in Chinatown starting from 20 January to 6 March 2019!

The light-up will commence on 20 January - 6 March 2019. The opening ceremony will feature various performances by troupes from Singapore and Asia-Pacific who will also be competing in a ticketed lion dance competition held in Kreta Ayer Square on 26th of January.

Witness the beautifully displayed lanterns and the colourful decorations and join the Chinese New Year countdown party hosted by Mediacorp artists on 4th of February, featuring performances of festive songs, skits and interactive games, as well as more firecrackers and fireworks. Experience non-stop revelry with bright colours while learning rich Chinese culture and heritage.

And that’s not all! Visitors can enjoy a host of activities, including the 420-stall Festive Street Bazaar, where you can find festive snacks/goodies as well as traditional clothing.

The annual street performance and float parade, Chingay 2019, will make an appearance in Chinatown this year on 17th of February to bring the celebrations to a great height but also marking the end of the Chinese New Year Celebrations. Head down to the Heartlands for a vibrant night that includes special performances and not forgetting the 10 over beautifully decorated floats.

All 3 of our Venue Hotels: Venue Hotel, Venue Hotel The Lily and Hotel Classic by Venue are located within 15 minutes, by car or taxi from Chinatown. We are also well connected to the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT), bus-stops and eateries should you want to fill your tummy before heading out. If you are in Singapore during this festive season, do not miss the opportunity to experience the light-up with interactive street-side installations.

Other Key Highlights
Chinatown Chinese New Year Countdown Party: 4 February 2019  
Chingay @ Chinatown (largest street performance and float parade in Asia): 17 February 2019
Chinatown Walking Trail (a free expedition covering Kreta Ayer Road, Sago Street, Pagoda Street, and New Bridge Road)

Source: Kreta Ayer-Kim Seng Citizens’ Consultative Committee