Activities in Bugis Town in August 2022


It’s finally August and woke folks already know what’s up – the Singapore Night Festival is back and the 3 Bugis Town malls, Bugis Junction, Bugis+, and Bugis Street, are joining in on the festivities with events and deals of their own. Happening from 19th-27th August 2022, expect a truckload of fun from flying drones and glow-in-the-dark painting to customising your own Vans. 

Promos are aplenty too – with rewards including $10 eCapitaVouchers waiting to be redeemed. So if you’re looking to spice up your plans, we’ve rounded up the list of things happening in Bugis Town for your consideration. 


Attend a shoe customisation workshop & get a M.A.C. makeover


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There’s also a light projection show happening at the Vans Shoebox pop-up.
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If you’re one who doesn’t shy away from being unique, you’ll want to visit the Vans Customisation Zone. Here, you can customise your new Vans with glow-in-the-dark UV paint, so your kicks will be lit. You can also watch the experts do their thang at the Giant Vans Shoebox pop-up, as local artists will design and digitally paint a giant Vans shoe live.

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And since you’re already donning your artist’s smock, check out the ArtyParty Glow In the Dark Canvas Painting workshop where you can unleash your creativity on a painting canvas or their Signature Arty Bear. Plus, there’s also a 10% off promotion for the Neon Party Combo – think neon painting – when you join the workshop with your pals. 

Nothing screams festival more than festival glam and vibrant OOTDs. Once you’re done painting your masterpiece, it’s time to bedazzle your face at the M.A.C. Makeover Workshop where you’ll learn the best tips and tricks from the in-house makeup artists. You’ll also receive a $10 M.A.C. voucher, a M.A.C. lipstick, an eyeshadow, and a blush worth $120. 

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Don’t worry if you’re a newbie at handling drones – there’ll be instructors to guide you through.
Image credit: Bugis Town

Tech lovers, here’s something for you – you can try your hand at flying a micro drone in a cool LED drone arena at The Cage by ThrottleUp, for the affordable price of $25/session. Or if you’re more for the appreciation of the arts, you can check out the SG:SW I Write The Songs Mandopop songwriting festival.

Vans Customisation Zone
Address: 200 Victoria Street, #02-11A, Bugis Junction, Singapore 188021
Opening hours: 11am-9pm, Daily
Contact: 6261 5861 

Giant Vans Shoebox Pop-up
Address: 80 Middle Rd, Bugis Square, Singapore 188966
Date: 26th August-4th September 2022 7pm-12am

ArtyParty Glow In the Dark Canvas Painting Workshop
Address: 62B Queen Street, Singapore 188541
Contact: 9787 2925

M.A.C. Makeover Workshop
Address: 200 Victoria Street, Bugis+, #01-17, Singapore 188021
Contact: 6336 6659

The Cage by ThrottleUp
Address: 201 Victoria Street, Bugis+ Open Plaza, Singapore 188067
Contact: ThrottleUp website
Date: 19th-20th August 2022 6pm-10pm

SG:SW I Write The Songs
Address: 201 Victoria Street, Bugis+ Level 2 Atrium, Singapore 188067
Date: 20th-21st August 2022 5pm-7pm


Score $10 eCapitaVouchers & exclusive tote bags


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While you’re out busking in the festivities, take the chance to sneak in a shopping spree. Your love for retail therapy will be rewarded as you can snag a $10 eCapitaVoucher* when you hit $120 at Bugis Junction, or $100 at Bugis+. Participating stores include those under the Fashion category, so take this as an excuse to refresh your wardrobe.  

things to do in bugis town - 3D royal throne painting
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After you’ve picked out your new fits, strike a pose at the 3D royal throne painting at Bugis Junction, at Malay Street. Then upload your photo on Instagram to get a free gift pack^ from now till 21st August. Remember to tag @jdsportssg and @shopbackpaylater_sg in your post, and visit JD Sports at Bugis+ to redeem. 

Then from now till 2nd October, enjoy $20 off^ at JD Sports when you spend a minimum of $150 at the store. You’ll also snag a nifty limited-edition tote bag, vinyl stickers and shoelaces (worth $100) when you spend a minimum of $150 and foot your bill with ShopBack PayLater.

*Only valid on Mondays to Fridays, from now till 18th September 2022. Limited to the first 100 and 80 redemptions daily at Bugis Junction and Bugis+ respectively. Other terms & conditions apply.

^Limited redemptions, while stocks last. Terms & conditions apply.


Things to do at Bugis Town in August 2022


things to do in bugis town

There’s much to do at Bugis, besides the usual cafe-hopping and exploring of escape rooms. Whether you’re a gifted painter or a makeup junkie – there’s a plethora of events you can check out, so ring up your friends and family and plan a day out at Bugis Town. 

Besides the activities mentioned above, there are also similar events which will be happening in August and September – we recommend keeping an eye out on Bugis Town’s Instagram and Facebook page for more deets

And if you’re hoping for more deals, we’ve gotchu – selected existing CapitaStar members will stand a chance to receive up to $65 worth of eVouchers in your CapitaStar App. For those who’ve yet to sign up to be a CapitaStar member, consider signing up so you won’t miss out on future deals. 

Find out more about Bugis Town events and deals here


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