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Sagra Italiana! - An Italian Festival in Singapore

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United Square Shopping Mall

101 Thomson Road

307591

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Sagra Italiana: the authentic Italian Festival is dedicated to all Italians, Singas, Italo-Singas, tourists, Italophiles and foodies who want to celebrate Italy in the city! In Italy, Sagra is a local festival characterised by community tradition, live music and, most importantly, food and drink; Italy sees thousands of sagre taking place over the summer period, so Singapore’s first was right here this year.

From 23rd – 28th October, shoppers can experience authentic Italian culture in the city at United Square through the week-long Italian themed festival delighting both young and the young at heart. There would be 30 local and Italian vendors setting up shops at the mall offering a spread of food, fun and fashion and also a 4 metre ‘Tower of Pisa’ for children to climb

Shoppers can also expect performances by Opera singer Phoebe Chee, Italian folk songs, lucky draw giveaways every night and masterclass workshops carried out by Niccolo Targetti, who is flying in to share his grandmother’s secret recipes.

Some of the exciting vendors and activities that shoppers can look forward to are:

  1. Ryan’s Grocery – Exclusive distributor of authentic Italian foods. They would also be launching their new drink: Orasi, made 100% from plants
  2. Dmiminis – Locally designed and hand-crafted leather bags specially chosen from the best cut of the raw hide to elevate its natural design.
  3. Gnome & Bow – World’s 1st storytelling leather bags and wallet. Founded on the notion that leather bags and wallets can go beyond functionality to become a new medium for storytelling.
  4. Joan’s Jelly House – fully customized hand-made jelly desserts. Design is limitless!
  5. 101 Caffe – Using their patented and modernized Italian designed coffee machine, they brew the best coffee.
  6. Italian List Asia – Sells boutique Italian organic certified wines. They use a traditional concept of wine-making hence a highly exquisite and flavourful taste.
  7. iL Lido – The ilLido Group is a collection of unique and high quality concepts founded by renowned Italian restaurateur Beppe De Vito, with a mission to elevate the Italian dining scene in Singapore.
  8. Nomadic Treasures – Solar-powered DIY wooden toys for the family. Recreating Italian and world famous landmarks
  9. Trove of Gaia – one-stop eco-lifestyle store with artisanal skincare, reusable feminine products, homeware and toiletries
  10. Junior Art lab - Edtech social enterprise committed to creating unique learning experiences to nurture creativity and innovation through art, design and technology.

Under the patronage of the Embassy of Italy in Singapore, Young entrepreneurs Association is organizing this unprecedented event proudly with the Italian community including Italian Association of Singapore, Association of the Promotion of the Italian Culture in Singapore.

This event is under the patronage of the Embassy of the Republic of Italy in Singapore and is organized by the Young Entrepreneurs Association with numerous influential supporting partners. There would be an opening ceremony on the 24th October graced by diplomats from the Italian Embassy and Senior Management from UOL Malls including food bloggers and other distinguished guests.


What to expect?

1. Italian wines and beers, food and snacks.

2. Traditional Italian Opera performance & a band performing Italian modern and traditional songs.

3. A 'Tower of Pisa' where we'll have professionals looking after the children as they rock climb.

4. Workshops to re-create Da Vinci's inventions using recycled materials.

5. Free Italian coffee and snacks giveaway everyday!

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