HawkerWalk is a tour designed to bring out the stories, passion and grit of our local hawker heroes. Combining behind the scenes experiences and stories of our hawkers, tour participants will gain a deeper appreciation of the grit and sweat hawkers put in to deliver the everyday dishes we enjoy.
Revisit your childhood days with our Old School Snacks tour. Is ‘Ear Biscuit’ made from pig’s ear? Why would a snack be called 剎骑马 (sha qi ma – or kill the riding horse)? Do you know carrot cake has a stick version? Join us in this 1 hour interactive tour to get your answers satisfied
Date: Every Wednesday. For other timings, email email@example.com
Time: 0930 – 1045 (tour only)*
Meeting Venue: Chinatown Complex Ground floor (facing Buddha Tooth Relic Temple)
Things to bring: A pair of 3.5mm plug ear piece for use with our audio headset.
What is included in the tour:
a. Fun and knowledgeable Guide
B. Go behind the scenes and interact with our hawkers. At least 5 hawker stalls will be covered with opportunities to interact with our hawkers.
C. Snacks Bundle worth up to $15 (1 pkt of Sachima, 1 pkt of Ears Biscuit, , 1 portion of carrot cake and yam, 1 pkt of Carrot Cake stick, 1 cup of Kopi)
* Guests are encouraged to stay and eat the food provided plus purchase other food around chinatown complex.
**Tours will only commence based on a minimum of 4 participants
*** From now till 27th Feb 2021, we will incorporate Chinese New Year elements in this tour! Themed as Hawkerwalk@CNY Edition, learn about the customs and traditions of Chinese New Year through spices, ingredients, fashion and food!
Have you ever wonder what are the significance behind our Chinese New Year dishes, snacks and displays like Peng Cai, Bamboos, Sea Cumcumbers etc?
Celebrate Singapore’s Hawker entry into UNESCO , hear stories of grit and passion from our Chinatown hawkers, sample CNY delicacy and hands-on to learn about spices and the ingredients to create your own Chinese new year feast!! We will cover B1, L1 and L2 of Chinatown Complex during this period.