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Capitol Singapore & CHIJMES Are Celebrating Mid-Autumn With Jazz Concerts, Booze & Mooncakes

Activities in Capitol Singapore & CHIJMES

We may not experience the 4 seasons in Singapore, but that doesn’t mean we don’t celebrate the end of the autumn harvest – more commonly known as the Mid-Autumn Festival. Join in the fun and avoid the FOMO at Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES, where you’ll find a plethora of events and deals waiting for you. 

Happening between now and 10th September 2022, mouth-watering treats, jazz concerts for the soul, and a chio light projection are in store for you. Read on to find out more: 

Score free snowskin mooncakes & tote bags

There’s a tonne of Mid-Autumn Festival traditions, from DIY-ing paper lanterns to touristy trips to Chinatown for a glimpse of the lit decorations. But perhaps what’s most anticipated about this festival is the gathering of loved ones, to indulge in yummy mooncakes together. 

The mooncakes come in mini sizes so you can purchase an assortment of flavours to try without worrying about food wastage.
Image credit: The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore

If you haven’t stocked up on mooncakes, here’s your chance to – The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore is offering 25% off their mooncakes from now till 12th August 2022. Choose from a variety of flavours including classic options like White Lotus Paste with Egg Yolk or snowskin mooncakes such as the Champagne Truffle and Mao Shan Wang Durian. 

Image credit: The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore

Those planning to gift these round pastries need not fuss about packaging as they are presented in unique boxes that give #vintagevibes. There are also matching tote bags that boast of designs inspired by Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES – so you can flex your swag

There’s also the gigantic Mid-Autumn decorations which you can snap pics with. All those posing won’t be for nothing as you can upload your shots on Instagram and Facebook to stand a chance to win The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore Mooncakes with a Tote Bag set from 1st-31st August 2022. Just remember to tag @capitolsingapore to qualify. 

The goodies don’t end there as you can also enjoy these sweet deals available at Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES:

  • Exclusive glow in the dark shooters ($60) and LED cocktails (from $24) from Hopscotch
  • 1-for-1 mains from Am I Addicted
  • 30% off Flaming Volcano Chicken from Famous Treasures
  • 20% off the Flambe Alcoholic Banana Gula Melaka from New Ubin Seafood

The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore Mooncake Boutique
Address: 13 Stamford Road, Capitol Singapore, #01-74, Singapore 178905
Contact: 6715 6802 | Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore Mooncakes website 

Mid-Autumn decorations
Address: 13 Stamford Road, Capitol Singapore, Level 1 Outdoor Plaza, Singapore 178905

Enjoy jazz concerts, cool light displays & indulge in German beers

Woven into the festivities are the Singapore Night Festival (SNF) events by the National Heritage Board, happening from 19th-27th August 2022. Back after a 2-year hiatus, expect an epic amount of chio displays, including the Projection Mapping Installation at CHIJMES. You can snap tons of gorgeous pictures here, while learning about the stories of the iconic building.

Fans of live music can also add a melodic agenda to your time at the Jazz’in @ Capitol Singapore, that’s also a part of the SNF celebrations. Groove to the beats and treat your ears to tantalising music with local jazz artists including Miss Lou and the Rythmakers

Image credit : Frieda German Restaurant

Then, refuel at the Beer and F&B booths where you can tuck into Hopscotch’s selection of finger food such as the Basil Pork Nacho Carnitas and Buah Keluak Pulled Chicken Sliders. For the beer lovers, Frieda German Restaurant has got you covered with ice cold options to quench your thirst. 

Jazz’in @ Capitol Singapore
Dates: 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th August 2022 7:30pm-10pm
Venue: 13 Stamford Road, Capitol Singapore, Level 1 Outdoor Plaza, Singapore 178905

Projection Mapping Installation
Dates: 19th-27th August 7pm-12am
Venue: 30 Victoria Street, CHIJMES, The Lawn,  Singapore 187996

Beer and F&B booths
Dates: 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th August 2022 7:30pm-10pm
Venue: 13 Stamford Road, Capitol Singapore, Level 1 Outdoor Plaza, Singapore 178905

Be a tourist for the day

Image credit:
City Tours

There’s always something new to be discovered on our Little Red Dot. If you’re not sure where to start, you can hop on the FunVee Heritage Explorer tour and experience Singapore from a tourist’s POV. Plus, there’s a fun game where you can win a $5 Capitol Singapore & CHIJMES Gift Voucher. 

Image credit: Capitol Singapore

You can also opt to hitch a ride on the Capitol Singapore & CHIJMES Sidecar Civic District Tour that’ll have you zooming around iconic landmarks including Fort Canning, The National Museum, and the Padang. And of course, you’ll pass by CHIJMES and Capitol Singapore on your way back. 

Celebrate Mid-Autumn festival at Capitol Singapore & CHIJMES

It’s no secret that Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES are popular spots for the it crowd – with both places designed to the nines and boasting of cool bars and eateries. Adding on to the list are all these fun Mid-Autumn shenanigans, so you simply have to plan a trip down with the gang.

And the icing on the cake – you can stand a chance to enter the lucky dip, where prizes include vouchers for Capitol Singapore, CHIJMES, Am I Addicted Cafe and Ice Cream, and TRS Groomers. All you have to do is spend $50* at either Capitol Singapore or CHIJMES, from now till 28th August 2022.

Learn more about the Mid-Autumn festivities

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This post was brought to you by Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES.
Cover image adapted from: The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore, Capitol Singapore

Joycelyn Yeow

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