30+ Things To Do During the March School Holidays 2018 in Singapore for Kids

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The March school holidays 2018 take place from 10 to 18 March 2018. If you are looking for fun things to do with the kids during the one-week Singapore school break, we have got a variety of suggestions of things to do during the March school holidays 2018 for you.

These range from exhibitions to fun activities under the sun and more. Get the best ideas of things to do during the March school holidays 2018 in Singapore below.

Things To Do During the March School Holidays 2018

FunFest 2018 with We Bare Bears

When: 10 to 18 March, 10 am to 6 pm
Where: Palawan Beach, Sentosa

FunFest 2018 with We Bare Bears at SentosaExperience the fun on bouncy inflatables such as the 50-metre long Aquaplane, the Bouncy Bumper, Traversing Wall and Kids Maze at largest inflatable playground by the beach. For an additional fun factor, there will be over 300 We Bare Bears inflatables at Palawan Beach, and a 50-feet tall 3 layer bearstack! Admission to FunFest 2018 with We Bare Bears is free. Find out more about FunFest 2018 with We Bare Bears.

All About Dogs

When: Ongoing till 1 December 2018
Where: Singapore Philatelic Museum

Dog toys around the Year of the Dog exhibition at Singapore Philatelic MuseumHow are our senses different from a dog’s? What kind of jobs do dogs do? Discover the world of cute canines at Singapore Philatelic Museum’s All About Dogs exhibition through interactive exhibits and beautiful stamps on display. Find out more All About Dogs at Singapore Philatelic Museum.

i Light Marina Bay

When: 9 March to 1 April 2018
Where: Marina Bay Waterfront

i Light Marina Bay 2018Looking for things to do during the March School Holidays 2018 that will get the kids outdoors? Pay a visit to Asia’s leading sustainable light art festival and take in the sights of various light art installations created by local and international artists. i Light Marina Bay 2018 includes various programmes and partner events taking place around the Marina Bay waterfront.

SmartKids Asia 2018

When: 16 to 18 March
Where: Singapore Expo Hall 6

SmartKids Asia 2018Experience three days of fun, hands-on and interactive activities at SmartKids Asia 2018. There will be a Learning Pavilion with activities such as puzzle-solving, quizzes and crafts, and a Sensory Art Trail which will encourage children to use scientific processes while they play, create and explore. Other highlights include SmartKids Asia Storyland and free trial classes. Find out more about SmartKids Asia 2018.

Make the Future Singapore

When: 8 to 11 March 2018
Where: Changi Exhibition Centre

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Watch daily science shows where “Mad Science” scientists will be putting on interactive demonstrations and see the Shell Eco-marathon participants hard at work on their cars of the future. Read more about Make the Future Singapore.

LITTLE SingLit Puppet Theatre

When: 10 and 11 March, 11 am to 12 pm; 3 pm to 4 pm
Where: Woods in the Books

LITTLE SingLit Puppet TheatreBe entertained by a puppet show based on Catherine Khoo and Lai Hu Li’s book, Savitrri: The Task for the Might Demon, and enjoy games based on Quek Hong Shin’s The Amazing Sarong at independent bookstore, Woods in the Books. To participate, all you have to do is purchase $28 worth of SingLit titles in the store. This programme is part of #BuySingLit 2018.

Stand a chance to win #BuySingLit vouchers here.

Free Admission to Sentosa for the March School Holidays 2018

When: 10 to 18 March
Where: Sentosa

Enjoy free admission to Sentosa during the March school holidays 2018From 10 to 18 March, admission to Sentosa is free for all locals and local residents. This applies to the Sentosa Express and those who are driving in. It is also free to enter Sentosa on foot via the Sentosa Boardwalk! Grab your beach towel and plan for a day out at Palawan Beach, splashing about the Palawan Pirate Ship or exploring the many different sides of Sentosa. Get more details.

Sesame Street Airport Takeover Pop-up Exhibition & Inflatable Playground

When: 9 March to 1 May 2018
Where: Changi Airport

Gachopon Machines, Changi Airport Terminal 3, March School Holidays 2018Hang out with your favourite Sesame Street characters at Changi Airport. Big Bird, Oscar, Ernie, Bert and the rest of the gang are at Terminal 3. Kids can enjoy an inflatable playground and try out Giant Gachapon Machines. Find out more.

Nickelodeon Fiesta

When: 10 to 11 March 2018
Where: Clarke Quay

Game Booths at Nickelodeon FiestaEnjoy free Nickelodeon-themed game stalls and go on a heritage tour around Clarke Quay. There will also be stage shows and meet-and-greets with Nickelodeon characters. Find out more about Nickelodeon Fiesta.

Clarke Quay StreetFest

When: 13 to 18 March 2018
Where: Clarke Quay

Lord-of-the-Rings-inspired act, The Tree
Lord-of-the-Rings-inspired act, The Tree

Soak in the atmosphere as street performers from Singapore and overseas take turns entertaining the crowds at Clarke Quay during the March school holidays 2018. Be amazed by contortionists, crazy jugglers and other acts around Clarke Quay. Read more about Clarke Quay StreetFest.

Art-Zoo Inflatable Park

When: 9 March to 1 April 2018
Where: The Float @ Marina Bay

LadybirdsMeet a menagerie of supersized, inflatable characters at an experiential inflatable playground. Bounce around and let your imagination run wild at the Art-Zoo Inflatable Park. Definitely one of the things to do during the March school holidays 2018. Find out more about Art-Zoo Inflatable Park 2018.

PLAYtime! The Dog Who Goes Woof Woof

When: 2 to 11 March
Where: Esplanade Recital Studio

PLAYtime! The Dog Who Goes WoofWith minimal dialogue and the use of music and puppets, discover how Woof Woof help a child overcome her fear in this heart-warming story of how friendships can be found in all forms. In addition to regular performances, sensory-friendly performances will be held on 9 and 10 March as well. This interactive theatre show is recommended for children aged two to six. Find out more information about The Dog Who Goes Woof Woof.

Sakura Matsuri

When: 16 March to 8 April, 9 am to 9 pm
Where: Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay

SakuraAdmire cherry blossoms at the Flower Dome during the March school holidays 2018 in Singapore. View the pretty flowers among anime-inspired displays at Gardens by the Bay’s Sakura Matsuri.

Go Trishaw Go: Read and Play!

When: 10 March 2018, 11 am to 12 pm (in Mandarin), 11 March 2018, 11 am to 12 pm (in English)
Where: Screening Room, The Arts House

Go Trishaw Go: Read and Play!Travel back to 1960s Chinatown and join little Wei as he goes on an adventure in pursuit of his naughty teddy bear. This interactive session for children between six to 12 will feature drawing sessions, singing of rhymes and a “Spot the Building, Find the Teddy Bear” game. This programme is part of #BuySingLit 2018.

Stand a chance to win #BuySingLit vouchers here.


When: 12 March, 3 pm to 6 pm
Where: Programme Zone, Yishun Public Library

Take part in unstructured play, enjoy children books and more on this free parent-child programme for children aged 6 years old and under.

#BuySingLit Festival

When: 6 to 11 March, 10 am to 10 pm
Where: West Boulevard, VivoCity

#BuySingLit FestivalGo shopping for homegrown Singapore children’s book titles at the #BuySingLit Festival taking place at VivoCity from 6 to 11 March 2018. There will be meet-the-author sessiona and new local book releases too. Get your child reading during the March school holidays 2018 with SingLit books.

Stand a chance to win #BuySingLit vouchers here.

Sports Hub Community Play Day – Water Festival

When: 10 to 11 March, 9 am to 7 pm
Where: Singapore Sports Hub

Sports Hub Community Play Day - Water FestivalWatch as dragon boats race on the water or sign up for a unique water bottle workout or a Tahiti dance fitness workout. There will also be games and rides at a water playground, Families for Life bouncy castles, art activities and a Singapore Kidspreneurs Bazaar.

Actor’s Studio

When: 12 to 16 March, 9 am to 3 pm each day
Where: Discovery Camps, United Square

Actor's Studio Holiday Camp - March School Holidays 2018 ProgrammeConducted in partnership with Lorna Whiston Schools, Discovery Camp’s Actor’s Studio will teach participants how to think, explore, sense and experience through the medium of creative drama. The week-long programme will end with a performance at Lorna Whiston’s brand new Black Box Studio at United Square. Find out more about the Actor’s Studio holiday programme.

Storytelling in Singapore Sign Language

When: 14 March, 3 pm to 4 pm
Where: Toa Payoh Public Library

The Singapore Association for the Deaf will be holding a storytelling session for children at Toa Payoh Public Library. Listen to the stories of The Three Little Pigs and The Ugly Duckling and pick up some Singapore Sign Language during the Singapore March School Holidays!

The Playground, Design District Dialogue

When: 10 March
Where: 26 Jalan Kelabu Asap

Rainbow Room, The Playground, Design District DialogueVisit The Playground, a house that has been dedicated to interactive installations and workshops for kids for a day. Children can explore spatial play environments, engage in coding and craft sessions, or even create their own masterpiece on the walls of the Rainbow Room.

BBQ by the Beach

When: 10 to 18 March 2018, 5 pm to 9 pm
Where: Palawan Green, Sentosa

BBQ by the Beach during the March school holidays 2018 at SentosaEnjoy a sumptuous barbeque spread by the beach at Sentosa’s Palawan Green. On the menu are grilled delights such as Black Angus Sirloin Steak, Skewered Tiger Prawns and more. Grab your food and settle down for a chillax time watching movies by the beach from 7.45 pm. Get more details here.

Anime Garden

When: 17 and 18 March
Where: Supertree Grove, Gardens by the Bay

Experience and anime-filled weekend during the March school holidays 2018 in Singapore with various themed activities at Gardens by the Bay’s Supertree Grove. Activities lined up include a Pikachu parade, cosplayer appearances and concerts.

Code Academy

When: 12 to 16 March, 9 am to 3 pm
Where: Discovery Camps, United Square

Discovery Camps BSD Code Design AcademyKids will be introduced to fundamental programming concepts during the week-long Code Academy camp. They will learn to use Scratch and progress on to HTML, CSS and Javascript. Parents are invited to see what their kids have designed and built at the end of the camp. Find out more about the Code Academy holiday camp.

Join The Adventure With Winx Club

When: 1 March to 1 April
Where: Snow City Singapore

Experience a wintery adventure with the Winx Club and their fairy animals in March. Get to meet Winx Club fairies, go on a Winx Club treasure hunt and experience daily snow fall.

Harvesting Season (Sweet Potato)

When: 11 March, 8.30 am to 12 noon
Where: Ground-Up Initiative

Have a fun farming experience at Ground Up Initiative. Families with kids who are five years old and above can pick up basic gardening skills, help harvest the sweet potatoes and explore where food comes from at the Kampong Kampus. Sign up is required.

National Orchid Garden School Holidays Promotion

When: 3 to 18 March
Where: National Orchid Garden

Orchid named after Princess DianaLooking things to do during the March School Holidays 2018 that will get the kids out and about? Students, Singaporeans, Permanent Residents and Work Permit Holders get to enjoy free admission to the National Orchid Garden during the school holidays. Bring the family to admire the many beautiful orchids on display around the Singapore Botanic Gardens attraction.

LEGO Robotics

When: 12 to 16 March 2018,
Where: Discovery Camps, United Square

Discovery Camps Lego RoboticsLearn about science, engineering and maths topics through hands-on LEGO-based activities. Kids will have to brainstorm, build and experiment to bring the robots to life, picking up programming concepts along the way. Find out more about the LEGO robotics holiday camp.

Holi – Colours of Spring 2018

When: 17 to 18 March
Where: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay

Holi – Colours of Spring 2018, Esplanade - Theatres on the BayExperience a weekend of lively folk music and dance performances at Esplanade Presents Holi – Colours of Spring 2018. In addition to enjoying the vibrant performances, kids can also engage in a Make a Mayura craft activity, pebble painting workshops and participate in a storytelling session, Holi Tales.

West Symphonia Presents: Disney’s Love Stories

When: 10 March, 6 pm to 7 pm
Where: Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Singapore Botanic Gardens

Start off the March school holidays 2018 to the enchanting music from your favourite Disney animation shows. Grab a picnic basket and head to Singapore Botanic Gardens for this performance, presented by West Symphonia.

Pi Day Celebrations

When: 10 to 16 March, 10.30 am to 12 pm & 2 pm to 5 pm
Where: The Annexe Foyer, Science Centre Singapore

Insπre Celebrating the joy of numbers and Pi Day - Things to do during the March school holidays 2018Celebrate the joy of numbers and Pi Day with various number-inspired activities such as Pi-Doku, To Infinity and Beyond and the Pi Memory Challenge at a number carnival at Science Centre Singapore.

KidZ & Food

When: 1 to 25 March
Where: KidZania Singapore

Kids get to put their taste buds to the test and learn how to concoct smoothies and other yummies drinks at KidZania Singapore. If you are looking for things to do during the March school holidays 2018, there will also weekend activities such as Family Cook-off and Bento Making.

NAC-ExxonMobil Concert in the Park

When: 11 March, 4.30 pm to 6.30 pm
Where: Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Singapore Botanic Gardens

Spend an evening grooving to the vocals of Charlie Lim and the indie pop tunes of M1LDL1FE. Kids can enjoy the bubble activities by CJ Bubble and Legacy Dance Co. will be putting up a pre-show performance from 4.30 pm onwards.

Treasures of the Zoo Balloon Exhibition

When: 9 to 18 March
Where: Central Atrium, Marina Square

Marina Square’s balloon exhibition is back with the theme, Fantasy Zoo, for the March school holidays 2018. 38 balloon artists from nine countries will transform the Marina Square atrium to a fanciful balloon zoo filled with animals. Kids from three to 12 years old can learn how to make their own balloon animals at balloon sculpting workshops.

Journey to the Meow-velous Land

When: 17 March, 11 am to 1 pm
Where: Jurong West Public Library

As part of Jurong West Public Library’s anniversary special, enjoy carnival activities and learn more about cats and the tales they can be found in.

Prudential Marina Bay Carnival

When: Till 1 April 2018
Where: Marina Bay

Prudential Marina Bay Carnival Das Fun SchiffIf you have yet to visit the Prudential Marina Bay Carnival and looking for thrilling things to do during the March School Holidays 2018, a visit may well be in order. You can enjoy the many different rides, attractions and game stalls at the outdoor carnival.

GosTan Back – A time-travelling adventure on wheels by MySuperFuture Theatrical Productions

When: 15 to 17 March
Where: The Canyon (Basement Level), National Museum of Singapore

GoStan Back in TimeGosTan Back is a story about a young boy who gets the chance to save the future by going back in time. This show allows young audiences to experience Singapore’s history in a theatrical journey through National Museum of Singapore. It has been designed to support children with additional needs to experience the museum. Families with typically-developing children between five to eight years old are also welcomed. This is a ticketed event for parent-child pairs. Find out more about GosTan Back.

Information correct as at time of publication.

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