What’s On February




Tokyo Illumilia, until February 14

The cherry trees on Sakura-dori Avenue have been transformed into marvels of illumination courtesy of around 150,000 champagne-coloured lights, in a celebration melding traditional Japanese culture and modern lighting technology. www.gotokyo.org


Chingay Parade, Singapore, February 15–16

Billed as the largest street performance and float parade in Asia, the Chingay Parade is a multicultural blaze of colour and spectacle which takes over Singapore every Chinese New Year, with some of the most amazing floats and dancing dragons you will ever see. www.visitsingapore.com



MSO Sidney Myer Free Concerts, Melbourne, February 8–20

Relax on the grass at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl and enjoy free entertainment from the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, which is celebrating 90 years of free concerts.