The Singapore Bicentennial in 2019 marks the 200th anniversary of Sir Stamford Raffles’ arrival in Singapore. National Day Parade 2019 will return to the Padang on 9 August 2019 with the theme “Our Singapore” to commemorate the Singapore Bicentennial. A spectacular firework display will mark the end of the National Day Parade (NDP) Show 2019. The hotels and restaurants around Padang and Marina Bay have special National Day Fireworks Packages and other Celebrations Packages.
Enjoy the NDP fireworks display with live music and alcohol packages at Mr Stork, the rooftop bar of Andaz Singapore. Lush tunes and stylish tipples await at Mr Stork, where guests can take in a dazzling fireworks display and party the night away with live musical performances.
From 6 July to National Day, entry tickets to Mr Stork on Saturdays will be priced at SGD 25 nett, inclusive of a choice of a house pour beverage and a spot to catch the National Day fireworks from up high.
On National Day, 9 August 2019, partygoers can opt to purchase limited VIP standing table packages to commemorate the special occasion. At SGD 500++, a maximum of ten guests will get a guaranteed table, a snack platter featuring locally-inspired bar grub such as Chicken Rice Risotto Balls, Salted Egg Calamari, Chilli Crab Kueh Pie Tee, Chicken Satay and more, plus a choice of either two full-sized bottles of house spirits (750ml), four bottles of house wines or two bottles of Delamotte Magnum champagne.
5 Fraser Street, Singapore, Singapore, 189354
Tel: +65 64081255 | email Mr.Stork@andaz.com
Pan Pacific Singapore
Celebrate The Singapore Bicentennial in style by indulging in a staycation with NDP fireworks views at the Pan Pacific Singapore.
For an elevated experience, the Pacific Harbour Room, Pacific Harbour Studio or Harbour Suite offers guests exclusive access to the Pacific Club Lounge located on level 38. With 360 degree views of the Singapore skyline, the Pacific Club Lounge presents the perfect viewing platform to enjoy the dazzling fireworks. The Pacific Club Room Package experience also includes additional privileges of daily Champagne breakfast, afternoon tea and evening canapés and cocktails.
The National Day Fireworks Package is available for bookings made before 9 August 2019, for stays between 6 July to 9 August 2019.
National Day Heritage Barbecue at Poolside Patio
Guests may catch a glimpse of the NDP 2019 fireworks display while delighting in a National Day Heritage Barbecue at Poolside Patio’s
breezy al fresco setting.
The outdoor experience features delectable Asian and fusion delights with appetisers ranging from Chilled Melon Gazpacho
with Brie Cheese and Sliced Iberico Ham as well as Kale and Romaine Caesar Salad garnished with Shaved Parmigiano Cheese, to locally-inspired Crispy Softshell Crabs in Singapore Chilli Crab Sauce and Hainanese Chicken Rice “Arancini” with Pickled Ginger.
The National Day Heritage Barbecue is available 9 and 10 August 2019, 6:30pm to 9:30pm (last order is at 9:00pm)
SGD78 per adult* (food menu only), SGD39 per child (six to 12 years old): add SGD38 for unlimited house wine and house beer
National Day Buffet at Edge
Delicious feasts with a local twist are on the menu at Edge this National Day. Guests can look forward to a medley of gastronomic delights
paying homage to Singapore’s heritage in celebration of the nation’s 54th birthday.
Edge National Day Buffet is available 2 to 11 August 2019, 6:30pm to 10:30pm.
SGD92 per adult, SGD46 per child Includes unlimited servings of orange juice, teh tarik, bandung, coffee and tea
Pan Pacific Singapore
7 Raffles Boulevard
Tel: +65 6826 8240 | email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Royal Plaza on Scotts
National Day Staycation Special
For Singapore’s 54th birthday, book the Best Available Rate+S$54 to snag a staycation at Royal Plaza on Scotts, together with breakfast and high tea buffet for two at the hotel’s award-winning buffet restaurant, Carousel. From 7 to 11 August, guests can also enjoy special National Day highlights on the buffet counters.
Book from now till 30 August 2019. Promotion is valid for stays from 1 to 31 August 2019. Rates start from S$258++.
For room enquiries, contact email@example.com. For reservations, visit www.royalplaza.com.sg/offers/.
National Day Highlights at Carousel
Take delight in Carousel’ line-up of Singaporean favourites, from breakfast all the way to dinner. The talented pastry team puts a creative spin on classic desserts to conjure up sweet treats such as Chendol Gâteau – fluffy gula melaka sponge layered with chendol mousse and coconut chocolate mousse, topped with white chocolate coconut glaze and savoury popcorn to balance out the sweetness; Gula Melaka Crème Brulee – a hint of deep nutty caramel to cut through the creaminess; local-inspired ice-cream flavours – Kaya Toast, Chendol and Milk Tea – one might be tempted to make a beeline for the ice-cream parlor.
Other Highlights include Deep-fried Chilli Crab Pau for Breakfast; Singapore Rojak & Oyster Omelette Live Station for High Tea and Chilli Crab with Golden Mantous & Grilled Barbecue Stingray with Sambal for Lunch and Dinner.
The National Day highlights will be available from 7 to 11 August.
Breakfast | 6.30am to 10.00am 7 to 11 August | S$32++ per adult and S$20++ per child
Lunch | 12pm to 2pm 7 to 8 August
S$58++ per adult and S$36++ per child
9 to 11 August S$68++ per adult and S$43++ per child
High tea 3.30pm to 5.30pm
7 to 8 August S$42++ per adult and S$27++ per child
9 to 11 August S$48++ per adult and S$32++ per child
Dinner 6.30pm to 9.30pm
7 and 11 August S$80++ per adult and S$46++ per child
8 to 10 August S$88++ per adult and S49++ per child
Child price applies to children from 4 to 11 years.
Tel: 6219 3780 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
One of the best places to enjoy National Day celebrations in Singapore must be LeVeL33, the World’s Highest Urban Craft-brewery, which commands a spectacular view over Marina Bay.
LeVeL33 has re-opened after a major revamp. It now encompasses LeVeL33 Dining Room, LeVeL33 Social and Terrace, designed around an actual working brewery which produces their famous fresh beers. With new spaces comes new menus, tailored for each individual spaces’ atmosphere.
Min. spend of SGD $70++ per pax is required in order to book/secure a table at LeVeL33 Terrace.
8 Marina Boulevard
#33-01 Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 1
Tel: +65 6834 3133
D9 Cakery at Hilton Singapore Celebrates Singapore’s Birthday with a Locally-inspired Saturday High Tea Buffet presenting a showcase of artisanal Singapore-inspired desserts complemented with over 40 local specialties and all-time favourites.
Highlights include Hawker-style roasted meat station, Cooked-to-order live stations of homemade ‘nasi lemak’ with ikan bilis and wok-fried Hokkien Mee; Exclusive collection of desserts such as Singapore Sling gâteaux, soya bean curd tart, salted egg yolk and red bean coconut macarons; and Camouflage print collection of homemade classic loafs and capsule pralines in local-cuisine flavours.
D9 Cakery Saturday High Tea Buffet
Every Saturday, Noon until 3 pm
Available from 3 August 2019
$48 per person with free flow of coffee and TWG teas
Additional $35 for free flow selected wines and beer
$24 per child (aged five to 12 years old) / Child below the age of five dines for free.
D9 Cakery, located at Lobby Level of Hilton Singapore
581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883
Tel: +65 6730 3392 | email D9Cakery@hilton.com
Yàn presents a special array of dim sum to mark the commemoration this year’s Bicentennial National Day. Indulge in traditional Cantonese delights refreshed with local zest in the company of loved ones, with five different creations ideal for sharing, each incorporating flavours of perennial local favourites sure to enchant the palate.
Yàn’s National Day Special Dim Sum menu is available daily from 1 July to 31 August 2019 during lunch hours, 12pm to 2:30pm.
05-02 National Gallery Singapore
1 St. Andrew’s Road Singapore 178957
Tel: +65 63845585
Caffe Fernet is celebrating National Day 2019 with free flow drinks, family style dinner & a spectacular front row view of fireworks!
Date: 9th August 2019
Time: 5.30pm – 8.30pm (Doors will open at 5pm)
Tickets range from CAT 4 || Pompeii Bayfront ($120NETT x 1 pax) to CAT 1 || Alfresco Promenade ($160NETT x 2 pax)
70 Collyer Quay, #01-05
Tel: +65 9178 1105
Zafferano is one of the best venues to watch spectacular NDP aerial display and fireworks. Zafferano celebrates Singapore’s 54th National Day with a 4-course table d’hote dinner menu.
9 August 2019 – National Day Table D’Hote Dinner
4-course set menu inclusive of dessert bar at $128++ (early bird $98++)
9 August 2019 – Free Flow Drinks
$98++ 2.5-hour free flow (house wine, sparkling wine, beer) from 7.30pm to 10pm (seats are not guaranteed, on first come and first serve basis).
$108++ walk in on the day (subject to availability)
Ocean Financial Centre
10 Collyer Quay
Tel: +65 6509 1488
Sofitel Singapore City Centre
In commemoration of Singapore’s 54th National Day, Sofitel Singapore City Centre invites one and all to raise their glasses in a celebratory toast. Throughout August, Racines will be offering wines by the bottle at a special price of $54 nett that pair perfectly with a uniquely Singaporean menu curated for set lunch and degustation dinner.
For appetisers, diners may sip on a nourishing seafood treasure soup with fish maw or crunch into pan-fried chilli crab croquettes. Mains selections include Teochew-style prawns wok-fried in Chinese wine and served atop a bed of noodles and chives, as well as Executive Chinese Chef Andrew Chong’s signature seafood laksa with spicy coconut broth, pan-seared Hokkaido scallops and fried rock lobster. As a sweet ending, tuck into authentic Kueh Tutu or baked profiteroles with Nyonya-style durian pengat served alongside homemade vanilla ice cream.
Set menu items will be available from Monday, 5 August 2019.
At 1864, revellers will be treated to 2 glasses of selected gin cocktails for $28++ all month. August birthday celebrants will also receive a complimentary cocktail from the line-up created in collaboration with Hendrick’s Gin.
Sofitel Singapore City Centre
9 Wallich Street, Singapore 078885
The Alkaff Mansion celebrates National Day 2019
The Alkaff Mansion’s three concepts will add a touch of Singapore to their menus from 2 to 12 August.
Wildseed Café keeps it easy and fun with a Chicken Burger with Salted Egg Sauce($18++).
From 5pm at TXA Pintxo Bar, taste three different pintxos that incorporate their Basque chefs’ culinary first impressions of Singapore. Satay and pintxos, east and west come together as one in the Satay Pintxo ($4++) – use of wagyu beef adds extra richness and flavour. Inspired by the different types of curries by all the different ethnic groups, the Seared Hokkaido Scallop with Curry Sauce ($8++) treads the knife-edge of balance between delicate and full-bodied flavours. The perennial favourite combination of sweet and salty takes a new dimension with Patatas Bravas with Salted Egg Sauce ($12++).
Head up to UNA on level 2 for a burst of spicy seafood flavours in the Chilli Crab Paella ($52++/$72++), rich with crab and tomato. Add a touch of luxe to your celebration with a whole fresh lobster ($60++)
The Alkaff Mansion will also feature nostalgic activities with old school games and live music featuring classic National Day songs.
National Day menu specials:
2 to 12 August
National Day celebratory activities:
9 to 11 August
TXA Pintxo Bar (Level 1): Tuesday – Sunday, 5pm – 11pm
UNA (Level 2) : Wednesday – Sunday, 6pm – 10.30pm
Wildseed Café(Level 1): 8am to 5pm daily
The Alkaff Mansion
10 Telok Blangah Green
Tel: 8126 8844
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