Due to the unexpected presence of the Wuhan Coronavirus, a number of events have been cancelled. With the DORSCON colour recently changed to orange, schools are cancelling big events and staff in office as checking their temperature twice daily. The effect of Wuhan virus has not just stopped there but also taken a toll on a list of cancelled events in Singapore. Read on to find out what events #SGB_Family has been waiting for that is cancelled.
I Light Singapore 2020
Due to the increase in DORSCON level, I Light Singapore committee are postponing this event. What was supposed to take place on 6-29 March is now uncertain of its schedule to come back.
This decision was made to protect the public as there would be close contact required in this art exhibition which increases the risk of being infected by the virus. A few artists also did not finish their creating on time due to the Coronavirus.
WINNER, who is supposed to hold their concert in Singapore on 8 February, has also cancelled their performance.
Singapore Food and Beverage Fair
Food and Beverage Fair is the biggest F&B fair in Singapore. Over 200 dishes including local food, Asian, and international cuisine. This food fare is planned to come back on March 2020.
However, due to the virus incident that cause uncertainties, this event will be postponed until further notice. Follow their official page to be the first to get updates!
Esplanade Annual Huayi
The Annual Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts that was planned to take place at Esplanade is one of the event that has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus. All four events has been cancelled.
One of the show that was supposed to be displayed is Quanzhou Marionette Art Inheritance and Protection Centre. It was scheduled to be a Friday-Sunday show that will last about 3 minutes with the title Four Dream in the Camellia hall. The event was supposed to happen on 26-29 March but there was no confirmation of its comeback date.
After Chingay 2020 @Chinatown Festival celebration took place, Chingay Colors in Harmony @ North was cancelled on 8 February 2020.
Chingay Heartland, Ang o Kio GRC & Sengkang West SMC, Chingay Clors in keat Hong, Chingay 2020 Colors in Harmony, Colours of the East Chingay 2020 and West Coast GRC & Pioneer Constituency Chingay @ Heartlands 2020 and all events up to March has been cancelled.
IT show 2020 that was supposed to take place on 12-15 March 2020 at Suntec Convention Centre has been cancelled.
The committee has announced this change of plans on their Instagram page. They also state that they will keep a close attention to the virus and maintain the health f customers as much as possible along with the new date to conduct the IT Show.
Other than WINNER, other concert performances have also been cancelled so take note of them in order to be prepared!