Humans are by nature social beings. For those able to learn to live with current covid situations with reasonable prudence, do consider our activities. With revised event settings and everyone behave responsibly, the events can be conducted quite safely. Before applying, please read the event description and additional conditions, and be certain that you are able to attend punctually.
The Yuan Xiao Festival (元宵节) which falls on 15th day of the first Chinese lunar month is also known as Lantern Festival, Chinese V-day, etc. On this full moon night, join us for a memorable stroll at a tranquil site in town with lantern and appreciating night atmosphere with friends. LED light and new lanterns of various design will be provided. This is a easy leisure walk and not strenuous for a healthy person. Walking distance is 1.5km or less, on flat concrete ground.
There may be up to 8 person to a group, with up to few groups and different meeting times. If necessary, groupings may be sorted by age. Organiser will lead one group. Instructions will be provided for other groups to easily lead their way. Think of it as a scavenger hunt, just that this event is not a race and you need not solve any clue.
Do not attend the event if you are unwell, on stay-home notice, or under quarantine.
Meeting place: next to a MRT in town. Disclosed only to confirmed applicants.
Meet-up time: between 7:30pm to 7:45pm. A timing will be arranged for your group. Please arrive within 10mins.
Cost: $10, includes lantern, LED light, handle, tassel.. Require prepayment of this amount by fund-transfer. But do not make payment until you are advised to do so.
Schedule (subject to change)
i) Meet between 7:30pm to 7:45pm near MRT. Exact time will be made known. Each group will set off at different timing.
ii) Lantern walk at a tranquil site with friends.
iii) Session is until around 9pm. For those who are keen, you may proceed for supper.
* Maybe some groups will see each other at some sites. You may greet each other briefly but must observe safe distancing.
Measures and additional conditions:
i) Due to limited group size, attendance is important as it will affect gender ratio. Be sure that you can attend before applying.
ii) After a seat has been allocated, do not withdraw unless you are unwell.
iii) If need to withdraw due to unwell, you must notify organiser at earliest or by 1pm on 26 Feb, plus produce MC within 3 days. If without MC, the next event may consist of additional $5 attendance-fee which will be returned only after you attended that event.
iv) If you or organiser manage to find suitable replacement in time, the MC and additional fee in (iii) will not be required.
v) The meeting will proceed regardless of weather conditions. If weather is bad, participants will discuss with their group about going for indoor activities after they meet. You must be positive and adaptable to changes.
vi) Due to safety measures, there will be no mixing or rotations with other groups. To assist participants with their follow up, a contact list will be provided.
vii) Properly wear a mask, except when consuming food or drinks.
viii) Observe a safe distance of 1m between members of your group.
How to apply?
Option A: click here to apply via our website.
Option B: email to firstname.lastname@example.org with all these details:
- HP no.:
- No. of friends invited (if any):
- Which event: Lanterns & Moonlight (Fri, 26 Feb)
* Also provide all the above details of your friends (if any)
* You may also SMS or Whatsapp application details to 90170885.
* After receiving the necessary details, we will email you the payment procedures for fund transfer.