Festival of the hungry Ghosts.
During this time of the year, it is believed that spirits are allowed to wander the Earth. Besides food offerings made to appease the spirits, look out for colourful Chinese street operas or wayang organised to entertain wandering spirits.
WOMAD Singapore celebrates an international showcase of world music and dance. Top-notch artistes from all over the world will come together to present a vibrant yet soulful selection of dance and musical diversity that represents some of the world's best musical traditions.