The Chingay Parade Singapore, which will be held from February 11-12, 2011, is a traditional Chinese New Year procession that boasts a stunning array of dancers, street floats, and lion and dragon dancers, among others. The parade has its origins in China and has evolved to become a massive street parade in recent years. The parade is widely known for multi-cultural local and international performances that highlight the festive traditions of Singapore and enthrall Singaporeans as well as tourists who buy cheap tickets to Singapore and travel by cheap flights to Singapore from world over to witness this dazzling extravaganza of colors and cultural diversity.
The name “Chingay” was coined from its Hokkien dialect equivalent, meaning “the art of costume and masquerade”. The parade was first organized in 1973 and has only grown larger and grander in scale year after year. The parade attracts around 200,000 spectators from around the world every year. This fascinating parade is a must-see for everyone, and you too should look out for cheap flight deals to Singapore and book cheap flights to Singapore to participate in it.
The spectacular floats, magnificent costumes and breathtaking performances at this Singapore’s equivalent to Mardi Gras livens up the atmosphere and provides a thrilling experience to the tourists who travel by cheap international flights to Singapore after purchasing cheap flights tickets to Singapore to attend the parade. For two nights Asia’s grandest street and floats parade will keep Singapore completely spellbound.
People from all walks of life, art groups, business organizations and others, comprising 80 organizations, 7,400 performers and 1,800 volunteers come together to take part in this grand parade, which showcases the rich, vibrant multi-ethnic and cosmopolitan cultures of Singapore.
The Chingay Parade Singapore 2011 is all set to ne the largest and grandest parade ever in Chingay history and promises a heightened parade experience as never before. Buy cheap air tickets to Singapore without any further delay and travel by cheap air flights to Singapore to catch a breathtaking Fire Party at the Opening; largest ever moving multi-ethnic performances; first ever travelling dance competition within the parade; among many others.
Don’t miss out on this spectacular festival in Singapore ever! Be the first to reach by cheap flights to Singapore to attend the biggest parade show in the entire Chingay's history – combining glittering floats, world class magic illusion show, singing by theatre stars, acrobatics and more!