18 May 2013

23-28 May: Traditional Wayang at Pulau Ubin with free boat ride

Come to Pulau Ubin for authentic traditional wayang in celebration of Tua Pek Kong's birthday!
Ubin jetty is usually colourfully decorated for the celebrations!
With free boat rides to between Changi Point Ferry Terminal and Pulau Ubin in the evenings!

There will be a free nightly wayang show (23-27 May) and finale geitai show (28 May). This is NOT a special performance put up for the public, but a part of the way of life of the residents of Ubin.

Take a freebumboat to Pulau Ubin and enjoy what may be the last of these performances.
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Shared by Alan Tan on facebook.

Timing of the free ferry rides are
23-27 May (Thu-Mon), 6.30-10pm
28 May (Tue), 6-11pm.

Thanks to Alan Tan of Ubin NParks for the alert and translation of the notice.

More on how to get to Pulau Ubin.

More about these festivities on the Pulau Ubin stories blog and the ubin.sgkopi blog.

Check out the awesome photos of the traditional wayang and geitai show on Marcus Ng's flickr set.


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