The I-S Guide to Halloween 2014

From Halloween parties to art fairs and a sundown yoga rave, here's your cheat sheet to what's cool in Singapore this weekend.

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Hard Rock Cafe - Ribs

If you get tired of eating the same old thing, here are some new menus to get you going back to that restaurant you love.

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I-S Magazine - Oct 24

57 parties, concerts, stage shows, pop-ups, art exhibitions and other things to do in Singapore. Plus: A beach holiday battle between The Maldives, The Gilis and Phuket; a review of seasonal beers; alternative Halloween events and much more. 

 

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Frozen

The festive season is not just about parties and drink promos, there's also no better time to head to the theater. 

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Top Tables 2015

After countless meals, obsessive over-eating and being on the brink of a cholesterol high, we present you with the newest edition of Top Tables 2015, a totem of 150 of Singapore's best restaurants.

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Sony MDR-XB70AP headphones

This week, we review Sony's latest in-ear product, the MDR-XB70AP headphones. 

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Halloween Horror Nights, Universal Studio Singapore

From Singapore Airline’s close shave to Forever 21’s poor song choice—it’s another eventful weekend on our sunny island.
 

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Vegan Vibes - Jennifer Banse

We talk to Vegan Vibes' festival director Jennifer Banse to see what we can expect from the region's first vegan festival.

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Cassie Massey from Level Gym. Photo Credit: Tatyana Kildisheva

Cassie Massey from Level Gym has launched a new all-female strength program in Singapore, aiming to get women to ditch ideals of being skinny in favor of strength and muscle tone. 

 

 

 

 

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Sanif Olek, Director, Sayang Disarang

We caught up with Sanif Olek, longtime television and short film director, whose first feature, Sayang Disayang, is currently making the rounds at film festivals abroad.

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DJ Kaz James

Popular DJ Kaz James is spinning the decks at Attica this weekend. We caught up with him for 60 seconds to chat wrestling, travel and music. 

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Pablo Tymoszuk

Visiting soft-tissue therapist Pablo Tymoszuk specializes in correcting postural and muscle imbalances caused by bad habits like using your phone too much. We wanted to know if sitting really is the new smoking. 

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Illusionist Joe Labero

The Swedish illusionist has had a pretty illustrious career so far, having sold out arenas around the world and been crowned “Illusionist of the Decade" at the Magic World Cup in Beijing. Returning to Singapore after the success of “Incanto”, Labero spares a few minutes to chat about his craziest feat, die-hard fans and how he keeps audiences coming back for more. 

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Teppei Kaneuji

Japanese contemporary artist Teppei Kaneuji debuts his solo show in Southeast Asia, with dynamic two and three-dimensional works devoted entirely to Singapore's landscape. Here, the artist tells us more about his collaborative process, the weirdest place in Singapore and the freedom that art provides. 

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New Places

Etude House (Wisma Atria Flagship Store)
Korean cosmetic brand Etude House open their flagship Singapore store stocking a range of fun and brightly-colored makeup and skincare. 
Restaurant SELA
New Restaurant: Restaurant SELA
Modern European restaurant with tapas and big plates in the Raffles City area.
CruCycle
New Health: CruCycle
A newly-opened boutique spin studio in Duxton. 
Kenzo Flagship Store (Marina Bay Sands)
This men's and womenswear retailer stocks bold fashions which merge Asian design and European style. 
Club Meatballs
New Restaurant: Club Meatballs
Cool gastropub serving tons of meatballs, wines, beers, cocktails and coffee.
Ed et al
New Retail: Ed et al
A local shoe company specializing in made to order men's leather dress shoes.
BooksActually
An independent bookstore specializing in fiction and literature including poetry, essays and literary journals.
Allscript Magazines (Serangoon Gardens)
A magazine distributor with over 2000 titles including traditional favorites and hard to find independent titles.
Allscript Magazines (Millennia Walk)
A magazine distributor with over 2000 titles including traditional favorites and hard to find independent titles.
Credit: Aileron Wellness
New Health: Aileron Wellness
This boutique gym offers power plate conditioning programs as well as social dance classes like Salsa, Zumba and Korean pop dance.
Tiong Bahru Club
New Restaurant: Tiong Bahru Club
An old school kopitiam serving fusion favorites with a member's club vibe.
Lee Tai Fu
New Restaurant: Lee Tai Fu
A family-style restaurant serving a mish-mash of cuisines and craft brews.
Whisk
New Restaurant: Whisk
A cute little dessert bar and bakery in Tiong Bahru serving cakes, croissants and Kouign Amman-type rolls.
The Modern Outfitters
New Retail: The Modern Outfitters
This modern clothing store uses Japanese cotton and Italian wool to create a range of tailored and contemporary outfits. 
Curated Records
New Retail: Curated Records
This independent record store has a carefully curated range of vinyls, from mainstream hits to small indie releases. 
Clothes Curator
New Retail: Clothes Curator
This womenswear boutique stocks Tata and Exotic labels by Hong Kong designer Carmen Wong, as well as a curated range of Korean fashion.
Chillax Market
New Retail: Chillax Market
Singapore's first permanent indoor lifestyle market selling fashion, furniture, toys and home accessories. 
The Quarters
New Restaurant: The Quarters
The durian creme brulee team opens their locally-inspired cafe with fusion dishes, coffee and desserts.
El Mero Mero
New Restaurant: El Mero Mero
A playful and modern Mexican joint with traditional dishes and contemporary twists.
Tatsu - Lobster in Special Sauce
New Restaurant: Tatsu
This long-standing CHIJMES restaurant is back with a sushi by day and teppanyaki by night concept.