Singapore Cocktail Week 2016 – Twice as big, twice as fun

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    Always wanted to do some serial bar hopping? There’s no better time to do it than during The Singapore Cocktail Week 2016, taking place between 12-19 March 2016.

    This year’s Cocktail festival is twice as big with some 60 venues participating. During the 8-day festival, ticket holders get to try signature cocktails at participating bars at a discounted price of $14++ each. Cheaper drinks aside, ticket holders also get access to the opening party as well as other exclusive events during the period, in addition to a 10% discount on the workshops, bar tours, brunches and supper clubs.

    Mai tai by Sugarhall at Singapore Cocktail Week 2016
    Mai tai by Sugarhall
    12 Miles to Heaven by Club Street Social at Singapore Cocktail Week 2016
    12 Miles to Heaven by Club Street Social

    The tickets come in the form of wristbands — a different colour for each day of the festival. The set of 8 wristbands costs $38. Get 15% discount if you book before noon, 29 February.

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    Your ticket to discounted drinks and events

    Here are 3 events at this year’s festival that really got us excited.

    Cocktail Tasting in Complete Darkness

    Singapore Cocktail Week 2016

    We can’t wait to check out the cocktail tasting at Nox where you’ll get to dine and knock back four signature cocktails in complete darkness. The idea is to let your heightened sense of smell and taste take over the experience. You might want to grab a date for this one.

    Where: NOX – Dine in the Dark Restaurant
    269 Beach Rd Singapore 19954
    Date: Sunday, 13 March 2016 – Thursday, 17 March 2016
    Time: First seating – 6pm, Last Seating – 9pm
    Price: S$60 nett

    Hendrick’s Murder Mystery Night

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    Dalton Punch by The Powder Room at Singapore Cocktail Week 2016
    Dalton Punch by The Powder Room

    A little fun and games over tipple never hurts anyone. Join in the fun at Hendrick’s Murder Mystery Night held at The Powder Room where you’ll come dressed as your invitation’s character. Enjoy the delicious cocktail concocations there but stay sharp so as to solve the murder mystery. Prizes will be given out to the the best dressed and best actor or actress.

    Where: The Powder Room
    19 Cecil Street Singapore 049704
    Date: Monday 14 March 2016
    Time: 7-10pm
    Price: S$100++

    Setting up your craft cocktail bar at home

    singapore cocktail week 2016

    singapore cocktail week 2016

    Make cocktail week a weekly affair in the comfort of your home. Hosted by Bar Stories head mixologist David Koh, the workshop will cover some cocktails you can whip up using common kitchen techniques, complete with information on the equipment you’ll need. A must for hardcore cocktail lovers.

    Where: Bar Stories
    Level 2, 57A Haji Lane Singapore 189248
    Date: Saturday, 19 March 2016
    Time: 4.30pm
    Price: S$55

    Buy your wristbands here.

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