Welcome 2019! Do you have plans spending New Year in Singapore? Worry not because there will be many big events happening in January in Singapore. The following is a list of 3 highlights of culture festivals and Singapore arts festival on January 2019! So get your passport ready!

Pongal 

14-17 January 2019

Pongal tradition in singapore
Pongal Tradition

Harvest Festival is an Indian tradition to give thanks to the sun god for plenty harvest. This event is usually celebrated in India but also in Singapore because there are many Tamil people live in Singapore.

There will be many showcases and performances to honour their culture and tradition. To see this exquisite celebration, you can visit Campbell Lane in Little India.

Singapore Art Week

19-27 January 2019

This art of visual event will be held by National Arts Council and Singapore Tourism Board. This festival will be on going at different parts in all over Singapore. For instance, in Civic District & Marina Bay, Bras Basah & Bugis, Jalan Besar  & Little India and Gillman Barracks. You will get to walk pass through these areas while observing some of the most amazing arts, music and entertainment here and for Instagrammable spot!  

Thaipusam

21 January 2019

hounouring gods on Thaipusam day
Thaipusam Rituals

This one is the very anticipated festival! Yes, this is one of the biggest celebration in Singapore. Thaipusam includes luxurious rituals and winery.

Visit Sri Thendayuthapani Temple (15 Tank Road) and Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple (397 Serangoon Road) to see the festival for yourself! Normally, the traffic and roads will be affected because of the crowds that celebrate this festival.

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