Things to Do This Weekend: Enjoy Early Mid-Autumn Festivities & Family Fun

Wondering what to do this weekend with the family? With Mid-Autumn coming soon, there are quite a few sweet treats – be it deals or activities. We’ve rounded up some of our top picks to check out this weekend so read on for more!

Indulge in Mid-Autumn Mooncake Galore at TANGS Mid-Autumn Fair at NEX

(Left to right) MONOPOLY Mooncake Street Smart Edition (Mdm Ling Bakery), Disney 100th Anniversary Collection (Hong Kong MX), Mini Assorted Alcoholic Snowskin Mooncakes (Fairmont Singapore), Assortment of Premium Snowskin Mooncakes (Ding Mooncake)

Date: 8 September to 29 September 2023
Time: 10am to 10pm (First Day of the Fair, 8 September 2023 – 12pm to 10pm)
Location: 23 Serangoon Central, NEX Atrium Level 1

Enjoy the enchanting essence of the Mid-Autumn Festival at the latest edition of the popular TANGS Mid-Autumn Fair at NEX! This highly anticipated event brings together a dazzling selection of traditional and modern mooncakes from renowned brands such as Tai Chong Kok, Bread Garden, The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, and more.

There’s a delightful surprise for every palate, from exquisite collectible mooncake boxes like Mdm Ling Bakery’s MONOPOLY-themed creation to Hong Kong MX’s Disney 100th Anniversary Collection. For the adventurous mooncake lover, there are also new innovative mooncake fusions like Fairmont Singapore’s Alcoholic Snowskin Mooncakes and JU Signatures’ JUxtaposition Mini Snowskin Mooncake Series.

Additionally, don’t miss out on the opportunity to earn exclusive rewards as a NEXrewards member. Simply scan the member’s QR code and earn NEXpoints* when you spend a minimum of $20 in a single transaction at TANGs Mid-Autumn Fair at NEX. Make sure to head down to NEX to get your hands on delectable mooncakes for this year’s Mid-Autumn Festival!

* Terms & conditions apply.

Visit NEX’s website for more information about the TANGS Mid-Autumn Fair.

Feast on limited-time White Rabbit candy soufflé at Typhoon Cafe

Take a trip down memory lane with the limited-time offer of the White Rabbit Soufflé ($18.90++) that will excite your taste buds, available at all Typhoon Cafe outlets! Created by Hao Food SG, the official importer of the original White Rabbit creamy candy, in this sweet tribute to the Mid-Autumn Festival, spoil yourself with fluffy stacks of soufflé pancakes beautifully paired with the distinct and velvety texture of White Rabbit ice cream. Complemented by a generous topping of vanilla crumble, crushed peanuts and dried orange, this wonderful dessert is completed with adorable meringue bunny ears!

So what are you waiting for? Come down to any of the Typhoon Cafe outlets at Bugis+, Plaza Singapura, Kallang Wave Mall, Bugis+ and i12 Katong to enjoy this exclusive dessert.

Date: Now till 30 September 2023
Time: 11.30am to 10.30pm
Location: All Typhoon Cafe outlets

For more information and a closer look at Typhoon Cafe’s menu, visit their website here.

Appreciate the acoustics of Art & Heritage with Raffles Place audio tours

Embark on an immersive adventure – ART Tour, with the Raffles Place Audio Tours and discover the artistic beauty of Raffles Place like never before! Guided by local artist, Tim De Cotta, explore the district’s picturesque sculptures by artists around the world. These masterpieces will be featured in 8 locations and 3 bonus stops, each lasting from two to four minutes for you to interact with these prominent pieces. Visit the iconic locations including CapitaSpring, Ocean Financial Centre, Republic Plaza and CapitaGreen. Alongside Tim, celebrated artists Weish, Marc Gabriel Loh, Jeanette Adrienne Wee and Chris Chai lend their voices to guide you through these chiselled monuments, a breath of fresh air against the buzz of Raffles Place. Gather your friends and family and get ready to be amazed by this enriching journey through Raffles Place!

For more information, visit Raffles Place Audio Tours.

Edutaining adventures with Tayo & friends

Tayo Station, Singapore’s beloved children’s indoor theme playground in the East has reopened with a suite of upgraded features, providing more fun learning and unexpected teaching moments for children aged 0 to 12.

What to expect in the newly renovated Tayo Station:

  • Lots of sensory and role play opportunities for play dates, family fun and school learning journeys – learn all about road safety signs at the Road Safety School. Children can enjoy driving around the expanded Tayo Road Circuit, complete with pedestrian crossings, traffic lights and bus-stop.
  • Look forward to more exciting programmes customised for Tayo fans! Challenge your children to show off their newly acquired skills with a joyful ‘Drive with Tayo’ the mascot and earn their very First Tayo Licence! Your child can look forward to using his proudly acquired Tayo Licence to score treats and rewards down the road.

Special Opening Promotions:

Turbo charge your family fun with their Re-opening Special Limited-Time PWP Bundle Offer – Add on S$28 to any Ticket or Saver’s Pass purchase and get a FREE birthday pass plus a 12-month Lite membership bundle worth S$69.90.

There are more promotions and perks lined up for first visitors and for the information, please visit Tayo Station’s website

Jewel Sale at Goldheart Jewellery’s ION Orchard Boutique

Date: 8 September to 11 September 2023
Time: 10am to 9pm
Location: 2 Orchard Turn, ION Orchard #B2-65

To all the jewellery enthusiasts, Goldheart is back with a grand jewellery promotion at its plush ION Orchard boutique! From 8 to 11 September, mark your calendars and head down to explore their latest collections — plus, you can also stand a chance to win special jewel gifts, gold collectibles, gift certificates, and more! Hopping on the mid-Autumn festivities, Goldheart will also be gifting guests luxurious Peony Treasure Mooncakes from Conrad Centennial Singapore with a minimum spend on their Celestial collection.

Fastest fingers first – be one of the first 100 to RSVP for the event on 8 September and you’ll be gifted with a door gift worth more than $80. From 9 to 11 September, guests will also enjoy incredible offers such as up to 70% + 10% off storewide, special buys from $68 and free workmanship on certain 999 Gold Bars that you wouldn’t want to miss! Precious collections such as the ever-brilliant Celestial diamonds, KStyle designs that always carry a youth exuberance, and the immaculately crafted lab grown diamonds will also be available for purchase at discounted prices of up to 60% off.

Don’t forget the gift that you’ll be receiving for your purchases! With a minimum spending on the opulent 916 and 999 Gold designs, you’ll be treated to a complimentary 999 Gold Collectible. Additionally, purchases of jewellery with diamonds or gemstones will receive an additional complimentary jewel gift!

For more event and RSVP details on Goldheart’s big jewel sale event at ION Orchard, kindly visit the link here. See you there!

Images: Goldheart Jewellery, NEX,, TANGS, Tayo Station, Typhoon Cafe

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