NTU Fest 2017
Get ready for the next big jam!
NTU Fest, a signature event by NTU students, returns this year with a mega-event on19 August to be held on campus, against the backdrop of the new iconic sports hall, The Wave.
The event promises to be a meaningful time for every one of us in the NTU family to celebrate our students’ creativity and talents, and to kick off the new academic year in a fun and healthy way.
NTU Fest 2017
Date: Saturday, 19 August 2017
Venue: The Wave, NTU Sports & Recreation Centre (map)
Starting at 2pm, step into a Showcase of NTU talents and achievements held inside our iconic new sports hall - The Wave. Come face-to-face with some of NTU’s most innovative and cutting-edge research, such as EDGAR the robot, the first robot host for the National Day Parade. Or take a moment to relax and learn more about the intricacies of Japanese tea ceremonies and the many benefits of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Indulge yourself with a wide variety of mouthwatering food and drinks. Challenge your skills at the game booths and stand a chance to win attractive carnival prizes. Explore the shops, including exclusive NTU merchandise from our very own U-Shop. Take on the Meltdown Machine and battle it out to be the last one standing. Form a team and challenge others in an exhilarating game of Laser or Archery Tag!
Get ready to take part in a walkathon right through the heart of our garden campus which kicks off at 4.30pm. Participate in a Zumba Warm-up session led by qualified Instructors. Get involved in a mass water gun battle while tracking down the development of NTU Campus through the Walk of Fame, and info panels featuring bite-sized information, heritage areas and iconic buildings.
Sign up now for early bird pricing before 9 August. Adult-category walkathon tickets come with $10 NTU Fest coupons which can be used at the carnival as well! All registered participants shall receive attractive goodie bags, comprising of water gun, shirt, towel and more.
And as the sun sets, you will be treated to a spectacular music showcase, featuring guest performances by regional pop star Kelly Poon, Singapore's very own Olsen twins - Hayley and Jayley Woo - as well as MediaCorp artiste James Seah, and indie singer Aman Wadhwa and his band, Sons of Ben.
Coupons for the carnival games and food stalls will be on sale from 8 August at the U-Shop located at NTU's North Spine Plaza, as well as on site during event day. You may register for the walkathon at this website.
Do follow the NTU Fest's Instagram and Facebook for updates.
See you at the NTU Fest on 19 August!
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