Looking for family-friendly activities to end the September school holidays? You might want to check out the RSAF Open House happening this weekend.
RSAF celebrates 55 years
The RSAF Open House is finally back after a 7-year break and will take place at Paya Lebar Air Base for one weekend on 9 & 10 September (Sat & Sun). This year also marks RSAF’s 55 years defending Singapore’s skies.
Admission to the open house is free for everyone, no ticket purchase or balloting is required whatsoever.
RSAF55 Open House Highlights
Visitors will be able to explore 3 themed exhibitions across different halls:
- RSAF Story
- Our People, Our Air Force
- Future Air Base
Similar to previous RSAF open house events, there will also be static displays of the RSAF fleet which include fighter aircraft, Apache helicopters, unmanned aerial vehicles, as well as ground-based air defence vehicles.
Besides marvelling at the displays and exhibitions, there will also be family-friendly carnival activities, food and entertainment including performances and food trucks during the open house period.
See the table below for the full list of participating F&B merchants. Halal-friendly dining options are available as well.
|Shop Name||Type||Location||Booth No.|
|Confuzion Foodiez||Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||1|
|Tie Fun Wan||Chinese||Dining & Performance Hall||2|
|Mia Tavola||Italian||Dining & Performance Hall||3|
|SOHTT||Snacks & Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||4|
|Miss Chardog||Snacks/Finger Food||Dining & Performance Hall||5|
|CCOOK||Italian||Dining & Performance Hall||6|
|The Slurp Shack||Snacks & Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||7|
|The Swag Social||Snacks/Finger Food||Dining & Performance Hall||8|
|Sofnade||Finger Food & Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||9|
|Slush||Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||10|
|Loco Loco||Finger Food & Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||11|
|Frozt||Popsicles||Dining & Performance Hall||12|
|Fluff Bakery||Dessert||Dining & Performance Hall||13|
|Bake Dash SG||Dessert||Dining & Performance Hall||14|
|Alkaff Cafe||Dessert||Dining & Performance Hall||15|
|Whiskdom||Dessert||Dining & Performance Hall||16|
|Papa Chen Taiwan Waffle||Dessert & Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||17|
|Lemaq||Malay||Dining & Performance Hall||18|
|Big Big Fries||Snacks/Finger Food||Dining & Performance Hall||19|
|Hexabytes||Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||20|
|Coyoro||Beverages & Snacks||Dining & Performance Hall||21|
|Habibtea||Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||22|
|Breadfirst Everyday||Western||Dining & Performance Hall||23|
|Frozt||Gelato||Dining & Performance Hall||24|
|Easy Egg||Snacks/Finger Food||Dining & Performance Hall||25|
|Galoleh Singapore||Snacks||Dining & Performance Hall||26|
|KREAM||Snacks & Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||27|
|Wake The Crew||Beverages||Dining & Performance Hall||28|
|SG HO LIAO||Carnival Hangar||1|
|Frozt||Frozen Dessert||Carnival Hangar||2|
|Boms & Buns||Dessert||Apron Food Truck||1|
|Old Chang Kee||Fried Finger Food||Apron Food Truck||2|
|One B Takoyaki||Snacks/Finger Food||Apron Food Truck||3|
|Gyuniku||Snacks/Finger Food||Apron Food Truck||4|
|Komma||Snacks/Finger Food||Apron Food Truck||5|
How to Get There
RSAF has put up a guide on how to get to the open house – there are four ways including free shuttle bus, public bus or via taxi or PHV.
Do note there will not be any parking space if you are driving down and will have to walk in via the nearby parking lots from buildings or utilise the above methods after parking.
H/T: Top featured image via Ministry of Defence, Singapore (MINDEF).
- What: RSAF55 Open House
- Where: Paya Lebar Air Base (Airport Rd)
- When: 9 – 10 September 2023
- Time: 9am – 6pm
- Ticket Price: Free entry