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Singapore Festival

The three most important festivals celebrated in Singapore are Chinese New Year, Hindu festival Thaipusam and Malay festival Hari Raya Puasa.

Locals celebrate traditional festivals in Singapore throughout the year. Singapore's rich heritage is a mixture of cultures, each with its own unique set of beliefs, values and traditions.

While it is known to be a cosmopolitan state, majority of the nation's population fall into the three primary ethnic groups - Chinese, Malay and Indian. From beginning to end of the year, you will find various corners of the city dressed up with bright and colourful decorations centred on the different racial, religious, traditional and even mythical festivals.