THE WILLIAMS MARTINI RACING PARTY SERIES AT CANVAS
If you are into alternative dance music, this is your party. The three-month-old club lounge is the official party venue for the Williams Martini Racing team. It has lined up many acts, including indie darlings Alex Trimble and Sam Halliday of Irish electro-pop band Two Door Cinema Club on Day 1 and English drum and bass DJ Dub Phizix & MC Strategy on Day 2. On the final race day, DJ Tujamo from Ultra/Mixmash Records entertains with electronic dance music.
When: Sept 19 and 20, 10pm till late, Sept 21, 9pm till late
Where: Canvas, 20 Upper Circular Road, B1-01/06 The Riverwalk
Admission: $28 (women) and $35 (men) on Sept 19 and 20 - includes one Martini Royale cocktail; $48 (women) and $65 (men) on Sept 21 - includes two Martini Royale cocktails. Free entry for women before midnight on Sunday
POOLSIDE PITSTOP PARTY
Get wet and wild at this party inspired by the epic pool parties of Miami and Las Vegas. Pop bottles of champagne and get pumped with the high-energy remixes of DJs that include American DJ Smith Agent Smith and Taiwanese DJ Junior from famed club Spark in Taipei. They will be supported by lifestyle group Massive Collective's team of DJs, including DJs Sabrina and party duo Stas and Mathias Schell. Popular local female DJ Tinc will spin the decks. If last year's bash is anything to go by, expect to see hot bikini babes, water gun fights and champagne showers.
When: Sept 20, 12 to 8pm, and Sept 21, 6pm to 3am
Where: Pan Pacific Singapore, Poolside, 7 Raffles Boulevard
Admission: $38 (early bird) or $58 (standard) for Day 1. $48 (early bird) or $78 (standard) for Day 2. Two-day passes at $78 (early bird) or $118 (standard) from poolsidepitstop.com. Table bookings from $600 to $12,000. E-mail email@example.com for reservations
NIGHT RACE WEEKEND AT KU DE TA
If the view from the top of the Marina Bay Sands SkyPark is not enough to win you over, maybe the prospect of partying alongside A-list celebrities will. During the F1 weekend, Ku De Ta has hosted big-name celebrities including pop star Justin Bieber and British F1 driver Lewis Hamilton. English hip-hop DJ Shortee Blitz and American DJ and turntablist Spinbad will headline Day 1 and Day 2 respectively. On the final race day, Ku De Ta's team of resident DJs will close the Grand Prix with a bang. At the outdoor SkyBar, Thai tech-house DJ Nakadia will spin on Sept 20, while local DJs Joshua P and Brendon P take over on Sept 19 and Sept 21.
When: Sept 19, 20 and 21, 6pm till late
Where: Ku De Ta Singapore, SkyPark, Marina Bay Sands, Tower 3
Admission: $100 from 6 to 11pm, $200 after 11pm, includes a glass of champagne. Event packages start from $500 a person (minimum 10 people). Call 6688-7688 for details
THE NEVERLAND CHARITY DRIVE - DON'T DRINK AND DRIVE
Get a chance to go for a spin around Singapore in a supercar such as a Lamborghini or Ferrari, and have your car washed by sexy Korean racing queens in this charity event organised by nightlife operator Neverland and Godspeed AutoTechnik. Trophies will be awarded for the best-looking, sounding, groomed, tuned and luxury cars. Stay for dinner and watch a live telecast of the final day of the Singapore Grand Prix, and party to electronic dance music remixes by sexy Taiwanese female DJs Sharon and Alyshia. All profits will go to the Community Chest.
When: Sept 21, 4 to 11pm
Where: Neverland 2 at St James Power Station, 3 Sentosa Gateway
Admission: $150 a car, for two persons. Car owners can contact Herman at 8228-2877 (registration closes next Wednesday)