Fun Activities to do with Seniors this Chinese New Year (2020)
There are lots and lots of fun activities for everyone in Singapore this New Year. Do you have seniors at home and are wondering just where you can have fun with your elderly loved ones? Here are some activities you don’t want to miss out on.
ones will be grateful you brought them to this place of exciting drumbeats and
energetic lions. Come experience the unique Chinese Festival of Arts with
awe-inspiring performances on high poles.
Celebrate the New Year at River Hongbao featuring choreographed fireworks and interactive exhibits. Lanterns are one of the unique attractions of River Hongbao with more than 20 lanterns on display this year. You and your senior loved ones are sure to have an amazing time being part of the games, activities and performances.
Date: 23 January – 1 February 2020
2.00pm – 11.00pm
The Float @ Marina Bay
You can also enjoy the yummy traditional local foods with your senior loved ones on the 29th and 30th of January 2020.
Chingay Parade is the annual largest street performance in Asia and is coming to Chinatown this year. You and your loved ones will enjoy these wonderful celebrations and performances by both local and overseas performers.
the Nature Guided Walk during the Istana Chinese New Year Open House. This is a
collaboration between the President’s Office and the National Parks Board
(NParks) showcasing the Istana’s flora, fauna, and biodiversity. It is
conducted hourly and happens between 10 am & 4 pm.
In addition to the above, there is the Nightly Stage Shows from 4 – 24 January at Kreta Ayer Square. Also, there’s the Street Light-Up taking place from 4 January – 22 February 2020 daily at Chinatown to light up your New Year. You do not want to miss out on any of these.
SilverPad is a senior-friendly tablet designed to empower older individuals in the digital age. With multilingual support, its user-friendly interface features big icons and text for easy navigation to serve as a gentle introduction for seniors who may be apprehensive about using technology. Used by numerous senior care organizations, SilverPad offers an array of cognitive games and activities that not only entertain but also stimulate the mind.