Pack a picnic or grab some finger food at popular hawker centre Satay by the Bay, before settling down on the barrage’s grassy roof. It offers great views of the city.
The Parade takes place at The Float @ Marina Bay; as such, the surrounds will undoubtedly be packed. Head over to the bars and restaurants around the Esplanade Theatre instead.
Many rooftop bars offer great views of the action, but few afford guests as good a perspective as this beautiful cocktail venue atop the iconic National Gallery Singapore.
This article originally appeared in the August 2017 issue of Silkwinds magazine