Novotel Clarke Quay Set To Dance Into Patron's Hearts at New Singapore River Festival

Top Quote The Singapore River Festival this year will be held between 19June – 27June 2009 and Novotel Singapore Clakre Quay, located on the banks of the Singapore River is proud to be offering event goers fantastic rates from SG$158++ during the period. . The Singapore accommodation provider believes that these community events are one of the keys to Singapore's emergence from the current economic enviro. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) June 25, 2009 - Novotel Clarke Quay, a Singapore business hotel located adjacent to the waterside, will be offering great rates from SG$158++ during the inaugural Singapore River Festival.

    "We feel this is a great opportunity for event goers to enjoy the great line up offered by the Singapore River Festival, and take the opportunity to experience and stay in Clarke Quay at Fantastic Rates. Given that our proximity to the various events we believe this will be a major benefit for our guests.

    This year's Singapore River Festival will be held earlier than last year's inaugural event, from the 19th to the 27th of June. Last year's event was held in September.

    Highlights of the event include 'Campfire', a three-day dance event that Novotel Clarke Quay is one of the official “prize” sponsors. 'Campfire' runs from the 19th to the 21st of June, and includes outdoor dance performances, dance photography opportunities, fun workshops and a dance marathon. Resident Manager, Simon Jones commented that “we felt it was important to participate where we could in this event from a community point of view. The hotel will be offering 5 special prizes to the winners of various events, ranging from accommodation in Superior and Executive Class Rooms”

    Other Singapore River Festival activities for this year include:
    • A specially commissioned romantic musical
    • A bumboat parade designed to pay tribute to the people of the river
    • A music festival
    • Aerial performances
    • A Mojito festival
    • An attempt at a Guinness world record with a performance of mega illusions

    The Mojito Fiesta will be held at Clarke Quay, adjacent to the Singapore hotel, and includes a salsa party, Cuban jazz displays and a discovery tour. Also to be held at Clarke Quay is the Read Bridge Spectacular, with displays of aerial acrobatics and water ballet. These performances will be part of the festival's opening on June 19 and be repeated nightly.

    Simon Jones is especially positive about the dance events at 'Campfire' prize sponsoreship by Novotel Clarke Quay. "The river will create an amazing backdrop to the dance events, with the neon reflections as scenery for the outdoor stage – we very pleased to associated with this.".

    However, according to the 4-star Singapore hotel, the ramifications of the event go much deeper than a simple week of entertainment. "It is positivity and community events like this that will inspire confidence in people, and help bring us out of the current slowdown", said Mr. Heinz Javier Colby – Regional General Manager of Accor Singapore We will activity promote and support events like this for the fact that they have such a positive impact on the local community around the hotel, and assist in promoting Singapore as a Key destination for tourists.

    About Novotel Clarke Quay:
    Novotel Clarke Quay, situated in the heart of Singapore and within the vibrant and dynamic Clarke Quay area, is one of Singapore's best located hotels, both for tourists and business travelers. Novotel Clarke Quay features 401 recently renovated rooms each with magnificent and un-obstructed views of the meandering Singapore River. The hotel’s guest rooms have been upgraded to Novotel’s latest design standards offering state of the art amenities such as flat screen televisions with DVD players and versatile pivoting workstations developed with the travelling executive in mind.

    For more information please contact:
    Simon Jones
    Resident Manager, Novotel Clarke Quay
    Email: H5993-GM1 ( @ ) accor dot com

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