NHB/HP/16Q3063 6th Singapore Hokkien Festival
The 6th Singapore Hokkien Festival, organised by Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan (SHHK), was held from
13 to 23 April 2017 at 137/158 Telok Ayer Street and 5 Sennett Road. Themed "Our Roots·Our Bonds" ("乡味·乡音·乡情"), the
festival consisted of a food galore, a seminar, an exhibition, guided tours, and Hokkien-themed cultural
performances. The biennial event aims to promote the understanding and appreciation of local Chinese and Hokkien
cultures to fellow Singaporeans.
The publication Our Roots·Our Bonds – Min Clans of Singapore ("乡情·新加坡福建人的会馆"), which covers the history,
developments, pioneering leaders and key activities of 30 Fujian-related clan associations in Singapore, was
launched in conjunction with the festival.