A High 5 Celebration!

A High 5 Celebration!

AMK Hub commemorates its 5th anniversary from 31 August to 7 October 2012 with a delightful range of activities and giveaways for shoppers. The mall will mark the celebrations with an entry into the Singapore Book of Records and will attempt to set a new record for “The Largest Taiyaki Display” on 1 September 2012.

A High 5 Celebration!Record-breaking Event (1 September)
For this year’s record-breaking feat, 5,555 pieces of Taiyaki will be used to construct The Largest Taiyaki Display. Taiyaki, a popular Japanese waffle pancake with sweet fillings, aligns well with AMK Hub’s 5th Anniversary, for its representation of wealth, good luck and prosperity. The record-breaking event will be held on 1 September, 12pm at the Basement 1 Exhibition Hall. This exciting event will be graced by Mr Seng Han Thong, Member of Parliament for Ang Mo Kio GRC. The Taiyaki Sale will go towards The Woodbridge Hospital Endowment Fund.

AMK Hub’s 5th Anniversary Celebrations (1 - 9 September)
From 1 to 9 September, kids can have fun baking their own 2-piece Taiyakis at the Taiyaki-making Workshop with a donation of $5. All proceeds from the Taiyaki-making Workshop will go towards The Woodbridge Hospital Endowment Fund.
The festivities do not end here! From 1 to 9 September, AMK Hub’s B1 Exhibition Hall will be transformed into a mini carnival area with gaming booths and food kiosks selling all-time favourites such as Taiwan rice cracker, ice-cream, candy floss and more! To sweeten the celebrations, shoppers with a minimum spending of $30 (in a single receipt) can redeem an entry pass to the gaming area where kids can have fun playing exciting games. Shoppers can also choose to donate $5 for an entry pass.

Performances Galore (1, 2, 8 & 9 September)
Shoppers will be treated to a host of entertaining performances at the B1 Exhibition Hall. On 1 and 2 September, shoppers can catch Yio Chu Kang Community Club’s Japanese Taiko Drum troupe as well as cha-cha dance performance by lively kids from their club! Enjoy enthralling performances by the VSOP choir from the Institute of Mental Health (IMH). Shoppers can revel in the artistic creations of a balloonist or simply let their hair down and participate in the stage games. The performances each day are at 12.30pm, 2pm, 4pm and 5pm and admission is free. Shoppers can also bring home the beautiful handicrafts, specially made by the artistic patients from IMH. All proceeds will go towards The Woodbridge Hospital Endowment Fund.
Charity Auction at the Basement 1 Exhibition Hall (1 & 8 September)
Shoppers can put in a bid for attractive items such as a Kinect Star Wars Bundle, a CITIGEMS diamond pendant, an XPERIATM smartphone, a LG Optimus phone, an OSIM uFoot Massager, movie passes and many more! These products are generously sponsored by AMK Hub’s retailers for the Charity Auction on 1 and 8 September. Proceeds from the Charity Auction will also go towards The Woodbridge Hospital Endowment Fund.
In addition to the Charity Auction, an Online Auction will be held from 31 August to 7 October to raise additional funds. Fans of Hong Kong superstar, Andy Lau, should not miss this unique opportunity to bid online for the limited edition OSIM uDivine Massage chair (worth $5,488).

Shopper Rewards (31 August - 7 October)
Shoppers will also be handsomely rewarded for joining in the festivities. With every $60* spent ($120* at FairPrice Xtra), shoppers will stand a chance to win the grand prize of a 5D4N Trip for Family of 4 to Krabi with Anantara Si Kao Resort & Spa Getaway stay worth $5,500 in the Shop and Win Lucky Draw. There will also be an OSIM uSoffa Runway Masssage Chair worth $3,088 for the second prize and a Lee Hwa Jewellery Georgianna necklace and earrings set worth $2,108 for the third prize. Limited to 5 chances per shopper per day. Plus! Members will enjoy double the chance of winning.

A High 5 Celebration!

What’s more, between 31 August to 30 September, shoppers can redeem an exclusive thermal flask available in four vivid colours – blue, orange, red and green, with one colour available each week, when they spend a minimum of $120* ($240* at FairPrice Xtra). Plus! Members need only spend $100* ($200* at FairPrice Xtra) to redeem this free gift.

Plus! Members 9-Day Sale (22 – 30 September)
Plus! Members can redeem a set of traditional 2-piece mooncakes with a minimum spend of $100* at Plus! Merchant outlets ($200* at FairPrice Xtra). Plus! Members will also enjoy a range of attractive 1-day specials* at the Plus! Members Sale from 22 to 30 September at Plus! Merchant outlets. They just need to flash their Plus! card to enjoy unbelievable daily deals including Davidoff Cool Water EDT 30ml (Usual Price: $66) and Elizabeth Arden Green Tea EDT 100ml (Usual Price: $73) for just $19.90 each at Beauty Language (#02-48), and woven shirts for $19.90 (Usual Price: $99-$119) from Crocodile (#01-21/22)!

Special Birthday Treats (31 August – 7 October)
To make its 5th birthday celebrations even more memorable, AMK Hub will be collaborating with more than 30 retailers to offer shoppers awesome savings! MOF @ Japanese Sweets & Coffee (#B1-51/51A) is offering 50% off its 2nd main course while Fragrance Bak Kwa (#B2-39) pork floss or sliced tender bak kwa is going at $5 for 250g worth (Usual Price: $12) with every $5 spent. Shoppers can deck themselves out in the season’s latest trends when they shop at Levi’s (B1-15/16), with bottoms starting as low as $49, or sparkle with the Lee Hwa Jewellery (#01-03) Ladylove Diamond Pendant (Usual Price: $558) available for only $268. Alternatively, they can revamp their kids’ wardrobe at FOX Kids & Baby (#02-04/05) and get $5 off with a minimum spending of $50 on regular-priced items.

A rundown of the activities*** that will be held in conjunction with AMK Hub’s fifth anniversary celebrations is as follows:
(all activities will be held at Basement 1 Exhibition Hall)
Date and Time

Largest Taiyaki Display -- 1 September , 12pm
Taiyaki-making Workshop and Sale -- 1 to 9 September, 12pm – 9pm
Gaming Area for Kids -- 1 to 9 September, 12pm – 9pm
Food Kiosks-- 2 to 9 September, 12pm – 9pm
Charity Handicraft Booth -- 1, 2, 8 & 9 September, 12pm – 9pm
Charity Auction -- 1 & 8 September, 5pm – 6pm


Stage Performances
Balloon Show for Children -- 1, 2, 8 & 9 September, 2pm
Japanese Taiko Drum -- 1 & 2 September, 12.30pm
The J Show (juggling act) -- 2 September, 5pm
Desert Rose (belly dancing) -- 9 September, 5pm
VSOP Choir (Institute of Mental Health) -- 1 September, 12.40pm, 8 September, 3pm

For more information, please visit www.amkhub.com.sg or call the hotline at 6753 9000.


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Felicia Chin

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