The Singapore Festival 2018 will be held in Yangon from 30 November to 2 December. The festival is being jointly organized by the Yangon Region Government, the Singapore Tourism Board, and the Doh Eain Company.
Foods from Singapore and Myanmar will be sold at a flat rate of Ks 500 per item at the festival. The festival will also showcase a typical Singapore art presentation, street art and live graffiti in augmented reality by artist ROAR. It will also feature a play area for kids as well as games families can play together.
Art, entertainment fairs, and music shows will be arranged at the event. Singapore’s famous rapper The Lion City Boy and Myanmar singer Hellay are scheduled to perform at the festival, which will also host meetings with Singapore artists. The festival aims to showcase Singapore-Myanmar relations.
—Min Thit, Thant Zin Win (Translated by Myat Thandar Aung)