1st Kristang Language Festival Gala Dinner


Enjoy a sumptuous spread of Portuguese-Eurasian cuisine at the Legends Ballroom at Hotel Fort Canning featuring Kristang songs, poetry, and branyo performances! Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will grace the Gala Dinner as our Guest of Honour and will launch the first-ever Kristang Collaborative Online Dictionary and first Kristang board game, Southern Islands (Ila-Ila di Sul)!


  • Launch of the first Kristang Collaborative Online Dictionary
  • Launch of the first Kristang board game, Southern Islands (Ila-Ila di Sul)
  • Presentation of winning submissions for the Kristang Poetry Competition
  • Branyo performances by the 1511 O Maliao Maliao Dance Troupe and the Troupa de Santa Maria
  • Live music and entertainment by The Music Men

Pre-dinner drinks will be served from 7 pm. All guests must be seated by 7.30 pm for the arrival of the Guest of Honour.

Excess funds raised from the Gala Dinner will be donated to charity.


Booking Tickets

Standard Tickets:

  • If you are buying tickets for multiple guests, you must provide each and every individual guest's name as in their NRIC/FIN card in the registration survey. The system will otherwise not allow you to purchase the tickets.
  • If you have booked multiple tickets, we will do our best to put all your guests at the same table, but please note that this is not guaranteed (unless you buy a full table of 10 seats at once).
  • A standard ticket includes free-flow soft drinks, coffee, and tea during the cocktail reception and throughout dinner.

Wine Bottles:

  • If you would like a bottle of wine served to you at your table, you must purchase it in advance through Peatix.
  • Please purchase a ticket for a bottle of red (Noblesse Cabernet Sauvignon) or white (Noblesse Sauvignon Blanc) wine.
  • You will be provided with a wine coupon at Gala registration, which you can exchange at any time during the Gala Dinner for a bottle of wine which will be brought to your table.

Queries & Donations

  • Please write to us at kodrah@kristang.com

  • The event description was updated. Diff#232064 2017-03-11 05:21:54
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Sat May 20, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM SGT
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Legends Ballroom, Hotel Fort Canning
Standard Ticket - 1 seat SOLD OUT $60.00
1 x Bottle of red wine SOLD OUT $50.00
1 x Bottle of white wine SOLD OUT $50.00
Venue Address
Legends Ballroom, Hotel Fort Canning, 11 Canning Walk, Singapore 178881 Singapore
Kristang Language Festival ('Festa di Papia Kristang')

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