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Festivals@Chinatown - People's Choice Mooncake Tasting Event 2017
In celebration for the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival 2017, Chinatown Business Association will be organizing a mooncake tasting event in September in search for the favourite mooncakes in the featured categories. A variety of mooncakes will be showcased for tasting. The Public are welcome to taste and vote for their favourite mooncakes in the featured categories and exciting activities and programmes will be planned during the event! Stay tuned!

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CBA 7th Month Festival 2017
This year, Chinatown Business Association will be organizing the annual 7th Month Festival event in September 2017. The day will start with a prayer ceremony and everyone is welcomed to join us on the day.

There will be burning bins allocated in the streets of Chinatown for the public to burn their paper offerings. Please be reminded that burning of joss papers on walkways, drain gratings, or any common areas (i.e. on the streets) are prohibited. Visitors are encouraged to observe the ceremonies and understand the traditions practised.

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Chinatown Food Street (CFS)
Chinatown Food Street (CFS) ushers in the Year of the Rooster with exciting Lunar New Year activities installed for you! From now till 28 Feb 2017, visit CFS and make a wish on the CFS Wishing Tree for extra good luck and prosperity! PLUS! on 20 - 21 Jan 2017, from 4pm - 6pm, visit our caricature booth to take home your very own caricature drawing! Terms and conditions apply. Visit www.chinatownfoodstreet.sg for more information.

Date: Wishing Tree: Now till 28 Feb 2017, Caricature: 20 - 21 Jan 2017
Time: Wishing Tree: 11am - 11pm, Caricature: 4pm - 6pm
Price: S$0
Venue: Chinatown Food Street

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Footprint of our Forefathers
Explore Chinatown and hear about the stories of Chinatown. Join us for a leisure walk around Chinatown. A free food sampling will be provided to let you have a taste of our local delicacies at the Chinatown Food Street. It's advisable to wear a comfortable pair of shoes and outfit. This is a rain or shine event.

Date: Every Saturday
Starting Time: 9:30am - 11:30am
Price: Free for everyone
Venue: Pick-up at Chinatown Visitor Centre

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Walking Tours - Nightout @ Chinatown
Visit Chinatown Sundown, where the streets come alive! Savour authentic Chinese food and test your bargaining skills at the Street Market. Take a leisure Trishaw Ride down to Clarke Quay and hop onto a Bumboat Cruise along Singapore River. Join us for a night filled with fun on land and sea!

Date: Nightly (Except Public Holidays)
Starting Time: 6.30pm - 10.30pm
Price: S$78.00 (Adult)
  S$50.00 (Child)
Venue: Pick-up from city hotels

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Walking Tours - Passage of Life: Birth, Marriage & Death
Explore the traditional customs that surround the life of the early Chinese immigrant and discover the reasons behind each practice in the "Passage of Life: Birth, Marriage & Death" walking tour!

Date: Monday, Thursday, Saturday
Starting Time: 9am - 12pm
Price: S$30.00 (Adult)
  S$16.00 (Child)
Venue: Chinatown Visitor Centre
  (Includes pick-up from city hotels to tour centre to Chinatown.)

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Walking Tours - Good Morning, Ni Hao
Move your senses with the sights and sounds of hawkers cooking, coffee brewing and locals bargain-hunting even as you taste authentic traditional favourites such as Kopi-O, water cakes and rice rolls in the "Good Morning, Ni Hao" walking tour!

Date: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
Starting Time: 9am - 12pm
Price: S$30.00 (Adult)
  S$16.00 (Child)
Venue: Chinatown Visitor Centre
  (Includes pick-up from city hotels to tour centre to Chinatown.)

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Travel Partner - HotelsCombined
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Travel Partner - Tour East Singapore (1996) Pte Ltd
Established since 1972, Tour East has risen over the years to become one of Asia Pacific's leading destination management companies. Their strategy is simple: to continually improve and develop the best holiday programmes in the industry.

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