Unconventional Valentine’s Day Ideas

We’re just a few days away from Valentine’s Day this year and if you haven’t made any plans for that special date, fret not, because we have some ideas for you. Forget the boring dinner date, or movie date, and why not try something new with your special someone? With all sorts of quirks and crazy experiences around, give yourselves a well deserved treat, step out of your usual routines and really make this Valentine’s day something memorable with one of these unconventional ideas.

“Clubbing” In a different Way

Everyone knows that you can go down to Clark Quay for some clubbing, but how about doing a different sort of clubbing this time? Holey Moley is Singapore’s newest mini-golf attraction, and its located right at Clark Quay. If you grew up with Lilliput and you were heartbroken when it closed its doors, well Holey Moley will fill that nostalgic hole in your heart!

Holey Moley mini golf attraction

With the craziest themed courses, you’ll find this place on par with the funniest and more creative designs all over the world. With 27 whopping holes, you’ll find your fill of laughter and joy as your cruise along your date (hopefully without embarrassing yourself with your putting skills).

Holey Moley themed golf course

When you’re all done and ready to hang up the clubs, you can still stick around because this is also a cocktail bar. With platters and cocktails, you can simply spend your entire night here. Plus, just for this Valentine’s Day, you can get a Pinkette Cocktail at a special price of $10++.

3B River Valley Rd, Clarke Quay,

Singapore 179024

Monday – Wednesday: Midday to 1am

Thursday – Friday: Midday – 2am

Saturday: 10am – 2am

Sunday: 10am – 10pm

Axe to Grind?

Axe to Grind? axe throwing

It’s not always sunshine and rainbows in a relationship, and sometimes, you just have some axes to grind, and Axe Factor may just be the solution for you! Axe Factor is the only place in Singapore where you can try out indoor axe throwing. This may well be one of the craziest things you would have done as a couple, and what a memory it’ll make!

The staff are well trained to make sure you and your partner have a smashing time together, teaching you the proper technique and making sure that you are always in safe hands.

Axe to Grind? well trained staff and customers

The Grandstand

200 Turf Club Rd #01-32A/B & 34A/B

Singapore 287994

Monday – Thursday: 12 pm to 10 pm

Friday: 12 pm to 1 am

Saturday: 10 am to 1 am

Sunday: 10 am to 10 pm

Retro Arcade

Retro Arcade games

Miss the old days when arcades flooded each and every shopping mall? From Timezone, to Zone X, to Virtualand, there was always somewhere to go hangout and play your favourite video games. Well, you and your partner can relive that nostalgia at Singapore’s biggest arcade. The newly opened Timezone at Vivocity has been renovated and revamped with some of the biggest changes to arcades in this decade.

Retro Arcade bowling alley

Instead of just your usual arcade games, it has added more attractions like bumper cars, virtual simulation rides with up to 2Gs of acceleration and even a fun bowling alley.

Retro Arcade prize station

Try your hands at the many games available and trade those coupons in for a prize you can remember this date by.

Now with Fun Passes, you can have unlimited games over an hour (or two) and get access to 2 (or 4) of the attractions available here. Hurry and head down to Timezone and play the day away.

Harbourfront Walk #02-43, VivoCity

Singapore 098585

Mon – Thurs: 11 am to 10 pm

Sun, PH & School Holidays: 10.30am to 10pm

Sat & PH Eve: 10.30am to 12 Midnight

Cosmic Bowling

Cosmic Bowling neon coloured lanes

Everyone’s done regular bowling, but how about cosmic bowling? With neon coloured lanes, and head bobbing beats to dance the night away, cosmic bowling is the perfect blend of party and fun. Almost like a dance club, you’ll find yourself rocking to the beats all throughout your visit.

Cosmic Bowling pool table

Plus, its not all strikes and spares here, with many other activities, you can hop around the entire place trying out other stuff too. With pool tables, karaoke machines and even dart lanes, you won’t find yourself getting bored here anytime soon!

313 Orchard Road

313@Somerset, #03-27

Singapore 238895

Daily: 10:00 – 06:00