Lonely Planet Writer

Singapore’s Chingay parade to be most diverse yet

Chingay parade, Singapore.
Chingay parade, Singapore. Image by Jnzl / CC BY 2.0

Singapore’s Chingay parade, in February, is set to feature a record number of international performers hailing from as far away as Rwanda, Turkey and the US. A total of 19 cultural troupes from 15 countries and regions will take part in the 43rd annual street procession held on 27-28 February, themed ‘We love SG’ to mark Singapore’s 50th anniversary of independence. Read more: straitstimes.com