30 April 2008, Singapore - Shop at VivoCity during the Great Singapore Sale and immerse yourself in exhilarating adventures! From 16 May to 29 June 2008, venture into a series of exciting and bold events, including meeting up with Emmy award-winning National Geographic Explorers-in-Residence and filmmakers, experiencing Singapore?s largest and most exciting movie event, discovering the street fashion from Thailand and much more.
Below is a list of the exciting events and heart-stopping deals awaiting shoppers at VivoCity.
National Geographic Channel - Living with Big Cats Virtual Safari Exhibition
|Date:||26 May - 2 June 2008||Date:||3 - 8 June 2008|
|Venue:||Central Court, Level 1||Venue:||South Avenue, Level 1|
The Great Singapore Sale at VivoCity starts off with National Geographic Channel - Living with Big Cats Virtual Safari Exhibition. See for yourself the vast wonders of the African savannah, with leopards lazing right under your noses. Spectacular footage from the documentary shot in high-definition, Living with Big Cats will bring you deep into the wild to view upfront every single pore of the cats upfront! Accompanied by full 5.1 digital surround sound, we guarantee you will be transported right to the heart of the animal kingdom. Multiple Emmy Award winners and National Geographic filmmakers, Dereck and Beverly Joubert will make a special appearance at the launch of the exhibition on 26 May at 6.30 pm. Shoppers can also look forward to winning Samsung prizes when they participate in the National Geographic quizzes.
Singapore Movie Fiesta - Bringing out the Superhero in You!
|Date:||4 - 8 June 2008|
|Venue:||Central Court, Level 1|
Get ready for Singapore's largest and most exciting movie event ever! Live out your very own superhero fantasy in the Superhero Factory. For a nominal fee, you get to be fitted in a superhero costume of your choice with special effects make-up slapped on, superhero gadgets strapped on, and a photo print for memory's keepsake. Then, participate in Singapore's largest superhero character march, donning your superhero costume from Superhero Factory, or purchase one if you wish. Mingle with your all-time favourite Superheroes, and try spotting the best Superhero Cosplay costume in the Superhero Cosplay Competition. Top it all off with the sneak peaks of 2008's blockbuster movies. This is a dream come true for the kid in every adult!
Under No Roof - A Charity Project by Habitat for Humanity Singapore
|Date:||7 & 8 June 2008|
|Venue:||The Plaza, Level 1|
Watch as youths build and sleep overnight in cardboard houses, experiencing what it is like to live without a proper roof over them. Get an understanding of the predicament of the less fortunate, and an opportunity to witness the drastic transformation of the cardboard houses into a Habitat Village fit for living. The 2-day project seeks to change the lives of the homeless, change mindsets and make a decent shelter a matter of conscience and action.
Creatively Thai - Street Fashion Runway & Young Designers Inspiration
|Date:||12 - 16 June 2008|
|Venue:||Central Court, Level 1|
Riding on the success of the Creatively Thai Showcase held last year, the event will take place again this year from 12 to 16 June. Shoppers can look forward to displays of the latest trends and designs from the fashion labels on the Street Fashion Runway. Fashion lovers will squeal in delight upon viewing the creations of the up and upcoming Thai designers in Young Designers Inspiration. Feast your eyes on the gorgeous Thai models strutting down the runway, specially flown in from Thailand to spice up the showcase. To fashion lovers, the Creatively Thai Showcase will be akin to paradise.
VivoCity Tenants Offer More to Shoppers
Shoppers can look forward to a lucky draw where fabulous prizes are to be won, gift with purchases, special buys and the SPH Shop & Win Draw 2008. Come on down to VivoCity this Great Singapore Sale and soak yourself in adventure while shopping your hearts out!
PRIVILEGES & PROMOTIONS
The Grand Diamond Draw
From 16 May to 29 June, simply spend $50 (maximum of 2 combined same-day receipts) and stand a chance to win prizes worth more than $30,000 in the lucky draw. American Express Cardmembers enjoy double chances of winning.
Grand Prize: Lee Hwa Jewellery 1-carat Destinée® Diamond worth $20,000
10 Consolation Prizes: Spring Glamour™ diamond pendant worth $1,078 each
Shopping is its Own Reward
From 16 May to 29 June, shoppers who spend a minimum of $80 ($50 for American Express Cardmembers) will receive a $50 Lee Hwa Jewellery voucher. This promotion is limited to the first 2,000 shoppers on a first-come, first-served basis. Only one voucher per shopper per day and a maximum of 2 combined same-day receipts will be accepted. Redemption can be made at the Customer Service Counter on Level 1 or 2.
Pendants for a Steal
Shoppers who spend a minimum of $50 (maximum of 2 combined same-day receipts) at any store from 16 May to 29 June will be entitled to an opportunity to purchase a Beautique™ pendant in purple gold with diamond at $298 (U.P. $528) from Lee Hwa Jewellery. Simply present store receipts at Lee Hwa Jewellery (#01-79) to purchase the pendant.
SPH Shop & Win 2008
From 23 May to 20 July, shoppers who spend a minimum of $30 at every purchase are entitled to one lucky draw chance in the Weekly Draws. Stand to win fabulous prizes, from cash to Subaru cars, Acer computers, Asa Travel packages, OSIM products, Mitsubishi Electric refrigerators, Tempur vouchers and more during this 8-week period. In the events leading up to the weekly draws, simply get spotted shopping at SPH Shop & Win participating outlets to win $100 in instant cash. Also participate in the SMS & Win Contest and stand to win up to $3,000 in cash prizes! Log on to www.greatsingaporesale.com.sg for more details.
GSS Deals for American Express Cardmembers
From 16 May - 29 Jun 2008, shoppers who charge their purchases to American Express Cards will enjoy exclusive offers and shopping privileges at the participating stores in VivoCity.
With over 1 million square feet of lettable floor space attracting a diverse mix of over 300 retailers, large event spaces, including an outdoor amphitheatre, a 20,000sf open plaza and a 300metre-long waterfront Promenade, VivoCity is Singapore?s largest and most diverse retail and lifestyle destination. Designed by world-renowned architect Toyo Ito, VivoCity is the centre-piece of Singapore?s newest lifestyle hub at the HarbourFront, which also includes Sentosa, Mt Faber, the Singapore Cruise Centre and the St James Power Station.
About Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd
Mapletree, the developer of VivoCity, is a leading real estate company with an asset base of approximately S$4.4 billion, comprising office, retail/lifestyle, logistics, industrial, and high-tech industrial properties. It also manages third party assets worth S$3 billion in six countries across Asia.
Mapletree is committed to shaping new ways to deliver value to its stakeholders from multiple real estate investments and services. With its significant expertise, diverse skill sets and intimate knowledge of the property industry in Singapore and Asia, Mapletree is well-positioned to be an ideal strategic real estate partner in providing innovative real estate solutions and real estate related investment products.