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Free family fun for everyone this holiday season!

Singapore, 8 November 2018 - Singapore’s largest baby, kids, health and family event is back! Spend the ultimate family weekend with us as we bring you the best of family fun, learning and shopping from 30 November – 2 December!

The nation’s longest running children exhibition, SmartKids Asia will happen alongside Baby Baby and Health Fiesta; making it a mega three-generation family event under one roof.

The three events cover a combined floorspace of over 15,000 sqm across Halls 5 & 6 at Singapore Expo with more than 180 exhibitors on show. Halls open at 11am and close at 9pm daily. Admission is free for all three events.

Whether your family is welcoming a newborn, has children between 3-12 years old, or simply loves spending time together as a family, there is something for everyone ranging from fun-filled activities to promotions and offers from the exhibitors.

These three events are organised by Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH).

 

SmartKids Asia

The region’s largest educational kids fair returns during the year end school holidays from 30 November to 2 December at Singapore Expo, Hall 5B. It is targeted at parents and children as well as caregivers, educators and anyone working with young learners between 2 and 12 years old.

 

Exciting and Engaging Competitions

For the second time, SmartKids Asia will have a dedicated Competition segment where two partners have been invited to organise exciting competitions. We expect a huge turnout of 600 participants during the 3-day period.

The first event is Lego Robotics Face Off by Flying Cape. Robotics enthusiasts in Singapore get a chance to pit their skills against international representatives. This international competition will challenge their problem-solving capability, critical thinking skills as well as their ability to work as a team.

Secondly, World Sport Stacking Association (WSSA) Singapore has announced that more than 50 sport stacking athletes from all over Singapore would be heading to Singapore Expo Hall 5B on 30 November for the SKA Sport Stacking competition of the year.

Mr Allan Ong, Head Coach of Team Singapore and Director of Smartway Pte Ltd, who has been leading and promoting sport stacking in Singapore since 2010, said: “Sport stacking has become a very widely accepted sport in Singapore and we are gearing ourselves for the 2020 World Championships which Team SG will be the host to some 20 countries sending their best hands to Singapore for this World Championships competition.”


Exploring Arts & Education

For the first time this year, the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) will be present to share messages about Food Safety and Responsible Pet Ownership through a series of activities such as an educational carnival game, crafting station and a chance to meet food safety mascot, Oscar.

Active SG, a national movement for sport where Singaporeans can unite as a community to experience and share the joy of living better through sport, will be providing a diverse lineup of activities for young children, families and communities.

SmartKids Asia is partnering with SpurBox, Muzart and Magic Ten to organise a series of activity workshops at the Activity Area. Workshops include Cookie Wand Icing Art, Cupcake making, Slime making and Resin Art and much more!

Register at the following links now: Slime MakingDragon Cream ArtCookie Wand Icing ArtHedgehog Fondant Art

It is also partnering with Muzart on a colouring contest with Enchanted Theme for children aged 3 to 12 years old. Top 3 winners will win attractive prizes compliments of Muzart. Click here to register now.

Back by popular demand are the trial classes by education and enrichment providers for children from ages 2 to 12 years old, encompassing English, technology, art and more. Click here to find out more.

 

More Fun Highlights

Be it a gnome, elf or pixie, participants can submit the best photo of their child in their enchanting outfits in SmartKids Asia’s very own Enchanted Dress Up Contest and stand a chance to win prizes worth up to $500! Click here to register now.

There will also be exciting activities like Gorilla Climbing and Inflatables for children to play and have fun throughout the day!

 

First time exhibitors on board with SmartKids Asia

First time exhibitors this year include Human Academy Robot School, UCMHP and Aeroviation.

Human Academy Robot School (Booth D14) offers a complete robotics education programme for children (4 to 12 years old) to build and personalise their own unique robots.

UCMHP Edu Centre Pte Ltd (Booth C01) is a Singaporean brand whose ground-breaking, proprietary UCM Human Profiling Methodology aims to identify, regulate and manage children’s IQ, EQ’s strengths and weaknesses so that children can excel in both academic and career pathways.

Aeroviation (Booth A06) is the place to start your aviation career with ab initio training. It hopes to inspire young intellectuals to take command of their dreams and reach their potential.

SmartKids Asia Storyland - Catch theatrical performances based on the fairy tales Cinderella, Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs and Peter Pan. Sign up to watch the shows here

Daily stage activities - A set of segments by various exhibitors encompassing education, the arts, sports and more.

Daily Lucky Draws with prizes worth more than $10,000 - Visitors will be entitled to one chance in the lucky draw with every receipt of purchase. Happening daily at 7.30pm, there are $10,000 worth of prizes including a grand prize of a family staycation package worth $1,400.

Goodie Bag Giveaway (worth up to $50) – With 1,500 goodie bags to be given away, redeem the goodie bags at the event from 11am onwards. Participants can reserve a goodie bag through online registrations or be the first 200 to queue at the door. Click here to register.

SmartKids Asia Fun Passport - An interactive activity for children of all ages. Participants are issued with a Fun Passport to complete activities from different pit stops held at various booths. Completion of the Fun Passport entitles one to a spin & win with exclusive prizes up for grabs.

For more information on the latest updates and event highlights, visit www.smartkidsasia.com or www.facebook.com/smartkidsasia/.    

 

Baby Baby

Singapore’s biggest year-end baby fair at Singapore Expo Hall 6B showcases a wide variety of products and services for new and expectant parents under one roof.

Parents can stock up on milk powder and diapers from MamyPoko, Huggies, Pampers, Merries, Drypers, Onwards, GOO.N, Abbott, Friso, Enfagrow, Nestle NAN, Dumex and more. Enjoy free Home Delivery* with a minimum purchase of $300 in a single receipt! Cash and major credit cards accepted too.

*Home delivery is only applicable to Fairprice Xtra, Booth A18. Other T&Cs apply.

 

Pre-Order

Parents can save up to 90% on a wide range of parenting and baby essentials with Baby Baby Pre-Order deals. Check out Pre-Order Sale here. Sale period ends 9 November.

 

Attractive Star Buys and Discount Coupons

With over 500 Star Buys and Discount Coupons, Baby Baby 2018 offers a personalised wishlist for the convenience of shoppers to shortlist their preferred products and budget their spending.

 

Early Bird Special

Shoppers who missed out on the Pre-order deals can enjoy the same great deals in the Early Bird Specials from 11am to 1pm daily at participating exhibitors.

 

Feeding Pavilion

A new highlight for mothers whose little ones are going through the weaning stage to sample and compare brands to help their decision making.

 

Bottles Trade-In

Visitors can save more with Baby Baby’s Bottle Trade-In promotions. Enjoy up to 40% discount off bottle brands such as Medela and Philips Avent.

*All bottle brands are accepted. All trade-in bottles must be complete with bottle, screw cap and teat. One-to-one trade-in only. Terms and conditions apply.


Super Crazy Deals

Baby Baby’s Super Crazy Deals just got crazier, with prices as low as $1! Starting at 2pm sharp daily, be sure to be the first in line to grab the craziest deals in Singapore on necessities such as car seats, playpens, carriers, baby slings, strollers, baby toys, high chair and more!

 

Goodie Bags Giveaway

Be the first 500 to redeem Baby Baby goodie bags worth $60 at the redemption counter from 11am daily. Click here to register now.

 

Daily Lucky Draws

Every $50 spent is entitled to one Lucky Draw coupon to stand a chance to win prizes worth up to $12,000.

Check out www.babybabysg.com for more information. Visitors can also RSVP on the event page to get the latest updates.


Health Fiesta (健康保健展)

Three days of fun and learning about health, wellness and nutrition await visitors aged 30 and above at Health Fiesta, happening at Singapore Expo Hall 6A.

Expect more than 100 exhibitors from various health and wellness industries, with key partners such as AOX, Gintell, Hockhua, Eu Yan Sang and The Hearing Specialist. Other partners at the event include agencies ActiveSG, AVA and sponsors include Beacons Health, Fortune, Yogood, Fablife, Himalaya, Cuckoo, April Skin etc.

A team of professional Audiologists with over 20 years’ experience will advise visitors on the latest hearing solutions and choosing the right hearing aids, and recognising signs of hearing loss at “The Hearing Specialist” booth at the Demo & Lifestyle Area.


Healthy-Licious (Food Zone 1 and 2)

Visitors can enjoy delightful snacks, healthy treats, and refreshing beverages to satisfy their appetite. They are also encouraged to request for less oil, salt or sugar upon ordering.


Attractive Star Buys & New Products

Get the best deals under one roof with over 300 star buys and massive discounts from brands like Gintell, Eu Yan Sang, Kordel, Energia and many more.

 

Up to 30 free seminars at Stage Area

Visitors can join in the free mass dance fitness session by ActiveGroove, who is ActiveSG’s newest club that infuses dance and music with a rigorous exercise regime.

They can also attend sharing sessions featuring topics like:

·         Smart Snacking For A Healthier You by Ms Eileen Sum, a Dietitian from Biogreen

·         Rev Up Your Immune System to Peak Performance Effectively & naturally by Ms Veronica Tan, author of “The Healing Power of Your Body”

·         How To Prevent Degenerative Diseases And Cancer by Ms Rina Chan who has 9 years of experience in the natural antioxidant alkaline water industry

 

Sure-Win Spin & Win

Visitors stand to win prizes worth up to $100,000 with a minimum spend of $30 at Health Fiesta.


Lucky Number Draw

Redeem a Lucky Number Draw slip at Booth A05 and stand a chance to win prizes worth up to $80,000. The draw will be held at the Stage Area at 4.30pm daily.


Health Fiesta Cash Vouchers Giveaway

Visitors can redeem a free $5 Health Fiesta Cash Voucher daily to spend at the event. Simply look out for cut-out coupons in Lianhe Zaobao. There are up to $10,000 worth of cash vouches to be given away, while stocks last.


Goodie Bags

Bring home a Health Fiesta Goodie Bag (worth $60) for just $5! Items include Golden Circle Sunflower Oil, Fortune Tempura Udon, Alkaline Water, Iron Tablets, Muesli Bar, Rice Spa Mask and many more.

 

Fun Quest

Fun Quest gives visitors more reasons to visit the booths, from sampling to taking part in activities at eight different booths. Upon completion of the Fun Quest, visitors will get a $5 Health Fiesta Cash Voucher and a chance to win attractive prizes from our lucky draw.

For more information, please visit www.healthfiesta.sg or www.facebook.com/sghealthfiesta.

  

Issued by Singapore Press Holdings Limited

Co. Registration. No. 198402848E
 

For more information, please contact:

 

Angeline Ang

Assistant Marketing Manager

Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd

DID: 6319 8494

Email: angfm@sph.com.sg

 

Vanessa Wong

Senior Marketing Executive

Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd

DID: 6590 3412

Email: vwong@sph.com.sg

 

Jessie Ng

Senior Marketing Executive

Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd

DID: 6590 3401

Email: jessng@sph.com.sg

 

Andrew Lum

Assistant Manager

Corporate Communications & CSR

Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

DID: 6319 1982

Email: alum@sph.com.sg

 

 

About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia's leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.  

SPH core business is publishing of newspapers, magazines and books in both print and digital editions. It also owns other digital products, online classifieds, radio stations and outdoor media.

On the property front, SPH owns 70% in a real estate investment trust called SPH REIT which comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road, The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall and The Rail Mall, a stretch of shopping and dining outlets along Upper Bukit Timah Road. SPH also owns and operates The Seletar Mall. It is developing a new commercial cum residential site at Woodleigh. It also has a stake in Chinatown Point and acquired a portfolio of Purpose-Built Student Accomodation (PBSA) in the United Kingdom. 

It is in the aged care sector and owns Orange Valley, Singapore's largest private nursing home operator. 

SPH runs a regional events arm and a chain of Buzz retail outlets. It also invested in the education business. 

For more information, please visit www.sph.com.sg

 

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