In its 9th consecutive year, 2023 sees the biggest Festival Village yet. By Holly Graham.

From May 5 to 21, Singapore Cocktail Festival (SGCF) will feature a two week calendar of events around the city, with the 7400sqm Festival Village open from May 5 to 7 at the Bayfront Event Space. 

Events include the Festival Village; limited-time signature cocktails across 45 of Singapore’s best bars; bar takeovers from some of Asia’s and the world’s best bars; cocktail brunches, bar crawls and other cocktail experiences. The festival will feature special cocktails from brand partners and will see the return of The Artisanal Spirits showcase, featuring over 30 craft spirits from around the globe. 

Guest bars include Indulge Experimental Bistro (Taipei), Maybe Sammy (Sydney), Penicillin (Hong Kong), ReCraft (Manila) Sidecar (New Delhi) and The Bar at The House on Sathorn (Bangkok).

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