Amazing List of Year-End School Holidays 2022 Activities in Singapore for Kids
The November – December Year End School Holidays 2022 in Singapore take place from 19 November to 31 December. It feels even more significant as this is the first long holiday period since many of the pandemic measures were lifted and things feel like they are getting back to the way they were.
So that’s great cause to celebrate. And, if you’re looking out for the best things to do with the kids and family, including activities to keep them occupied, or fun bonding ideas, we have them here at Little Day Out’s Amazing List of School Holiday 2022 activities, events and ideas.
Things to Do During the Year-end School Holidays 2022 in Singapore from 19 November to 31 December
It’s going to be an exciting year-end 2022 school holidays. There are many different family-friendly and kid-friendly activities taking place. Make time for those who are important to you this November and December 2022 school holidays.
Academia Holiday Writing Programmes 2022
21 Nov to 14 Dec, Upper Thomson
Primary school students can develop their expressiveness through writing through workshops with different focuses, ranging from illustrating elements of daily life, to imagining tangible and relatable characters. Each workshop features a different theme, and students will develop a more compelling writing style whilst developing their own portfolio of well-crafted stories. Find out more about Academia’s Holiday Writing programmes.
Agora Colearning Year-end Camps & Christmas Workshops
13 Nov to 27 Dec 2022
Let your child have an enriching time at Agora Colearning. There are more than 20 holiday camps to choose from, covering topics ranging from design thinking and coding to art, STEM and sports. There will even be a Japanese Cultural Experience Camp where kids can learn daily activities in Japan and the Japanese language. In December, book a special parent-child Christmas workshop and spend time bonding together over fun craft activities. Get more details about all the fun taking place at Agora Colearning this year-end season.
Camp Asia Winter Camps
19 December to 13 January 2023
Sign up your child for Camp Asia’s all-inclusive and ever-popular camps. There is a choice of multi activity camps for those who’d like to try everything, the Super Chef camp, and parkour and gymnastics for the sporty ones. Camp Asia has introduced new camps like Mini Dogs and Let’s Dance too. Campers will get to make new friends, development new interests and pick up new skills while having a fun time. Sign your child up for a memorable vacation with Camp Asia’s Winter Camps.
10 Dec, UE Square
Get all revved-up at a mini go-kart racing circuit and inflatable obstacle course at UE Square. Take part in race-themed games and creative workshops throughout the afternoon. There’ll be a Christmas Magic Show and Robot Cars meet-and-greet too. Get more details about this free event here.
Every Child is Born a Genius!
8 to 10 Dec & 15 to 17 Dec, York Hotel
Help your child learn faster, understand deeper and remember better at CareerCoach Academy’s “Every Child is Born a Genius!” camp for 8 to 12 year olds. Activate both the left and right hemispheres of your child brain to accelerate his or her learning. During the three-day camp, your child will learn the whole-brain approach, enhance creativity and self-esteem, activate natural gifts, improve memory and recall and enjoy learning at a much faster pace! Get more details here.
Future Thought Leader Series by The Rhetoric Collective
21 Nov 2022 to 16 Dec
Nov & Dec 2022
Looking for a fun outdoor family activity this holiday? Try Island Wanderer’s puzzle trails! Put your minds together to solve tricky questions and explore Singapore’s murals, gardens and more with fun chatbot trails!
Gain thinking skills and creativity with out-of-the-box challenges while exploring the city’s greatest landmarks. Play anytime with no prior booking required!
Check out the puzzle trails and try it now!
Little Day Outing to Penguin International Shipyard: Come Sail With Us At BTS Maritime Sea-venture
2 & 3 Dec, Penguin International on 21 Tuas Road and Southwestern Coast of Singapore
Join Little Day Out on an exclusive Behind-The-Scenes tour at Penguin Shipyard then sail with us down the Southwestern coast on a solar-hybrid passenger ferry named Penguin Redeem! Mark down the newly-added date – 3 December Saturday (as 2 December Friday has been sold out) – and it could be your once-in-a-lifetime chance to be in a shipyard learning more about the maritime industry. Sail with us here!
Outdoor School Singapore Year-end Holiday Camps 2022
21 Nov 2022 to 6 Jan 2023, Nature parks around Singapore
Outdoor School Singapore has eight exciting day camps for children (5 to 9) during the year-end school holidays 2022. Kids can go on a child-led rescue mission, pick up skills like shelter-building and even try outdoor cooking. These camps are not just a way to develop children’s resilience and grit, but also help improve their ecological awareness, empathy and intelligence.
Find out more about Outdoor School Singapore’s year-end adventure camps.
PeopleUp 2022 Year-end Holiday Camps
21 Nov to 29 Dec, PeopleUp Enrichment Hub, SAFRA Mount Faber, SAFRA Tampines, Ground-Up Initiative
This November-December school holidays 2022, PeopleUp Enrichment Hub has an exciting line up of three-day holiday camps for kids. Embark on a space-themed design thinking camp or join a hands-on Outdoor Adventure Building camp. There is also a fun sports camp at SAFRA Mount Faber and SAFRA Tampines, and a multi-activity Ultimate Holiday Camp that includes play time at the world’s largest indoor bouncy playground! Camps take place from 21 November to 29 December. Early bird pricing available. Get the details at respective links above.
Little Day Out x FairPrice Xtra Family Christmas Food Crafting Virtual Class 2022 Edition
10 Dec, via Zoom
Choo-choo ~ all aboard! Get ready for a Family Christmas Food Crafting Virtual Class brought to you by Little Day Out and FairPrice Xtra. In this session, you’ll get to create your very own edible winter scene complete with a Christmas train and trees! To join, simply donate $5 or more and sign up via the link provided. All proceeds will go to Singapore Children’s Society. Sign up to join us on Zoom here.
Space Fest @ EXPO
3 to 30 December, Singapore EXPO
Space Fest @ EXPO, Singapore’s largest space-themed festival, is taking place from 3 to 30 December at Singapore EXPO. Enjoy specially curated space-themed activities across multiple zones. Step into a planetarium, pose for a picture with astronaut mascots and take part in space-themed workshops. There’s also a huge inflatable playground, go karts, games and more. There’ll even be live screening of World Cup matches. Find out more about Space Fest @ EXPO.
Christmas Carnival Cheer
18 Nov to 25 Dec, Suntec City
Take the kids out for a fun and memorable time at a festival carnival complete with exciting rides, game booths and more at Suntec City. Get into the holiday spirit with artistic light installations, jump for joy at a bouncy castle and take part in fun, hands-on workshops. You can make a song request or two from the buskers performing under the stars at Suntec Plaza. Discover the full list of exciting happenings and join in on the Christmas Carnival Cheer at Suntec City.
3 Dec, Rochester Mall
Don your capes and get ready for a Superhero adventure at Rochester Mall on Saturday, 3 December. Go on a Superhero Robot Ride, take aim at fun game stations that test your superhero skills, and train up your superstrength at a bouncy castle. There are fun superhero-themed workshops too. Get more details about this free event here.
Family Adventure Quest at FairPrice Xtra: VivoCity and Parkway Parade
29 Nov, FairPrice Xtra VivoCity 6 Dec, FairPrice Xtra Parkway Parade
Kick off this Christmas season in high gear with FairPrice Xtra and Little Day Out! Join us on a Family Adventure Quest and a hands-on food crafting session for $25 per child, and the accompanying parent gets to join in for free! Parent-child pairs can choose to visit FairPrice Xtra VivoCity on 29 November (Tuesday) or FairPrice Xtra Parkway Parade on 6 December (Tuesday). Begin your quest here.
At the Attractions
Avatar: The Experience
28 Oct to 31 Mar 2023, Cloud Forest
This immersive walkthrough event based on the global blockbuster film, AVATAR. Be greeted by a perched banshee sculpt and discover the unique flora, fauna and culture of Pandora. Get more details here.
MENTAL: Colours of Well-Being
Till 26 Feb, ArtScience Museum
MENTAL: Colours of Well-being is dedicated to mental health, welcoming all to an interactive playground with 24 exhibits by international and local artists. Get more details about MENTAL.
Seeing the Invisible
From 12 Oct, Gardens by the Bay
Seeing the Invisible at Gardens by the Bay features the augmented reality works of 12 artists that visitors will be able to view and even interact with via an app. Get more details about Seeing the Invisible.
Seasons of Bloom
10 Nov to 2 Jan, Gardens by the Bay
In addition to yuletide flowers, you can also enjoy the blooms from other seasons at Gardens by the Bay’s finale floral display of 2022. Get more details about Seasons of Bloom.
A Universal Christmas
25 Nov to 2 Jan, Universal Studios Singapore
Be part of the Christmas magic as Universal Studios Singapore transforms into Santa’s Spectacular Circus, featuring the merriest parade, special live circus acts, acrobatics, meet and greets, themed photo booths and exciting rides.
Sea of Merry Wonders
25 Nov to 2 Jan, S.E.A. Aquarium
Get up-close to over 100,000 animals including graceful manta rays, majestic sharks and mesmerising sea jellies. There is also a special Junior Ocean Protector programme taking place on selected dates during the year-end.
A Splashtacular Christmas Special
25 Nov to 2 Jan, Adventure Cove Waterpark
Splash, swim and slide into endless merriment this holiday at the waterpark’s 13 rides and attractions.
The Doraemon Exhibition Singapore 2022
5 Nov to 5 Feb, National Museum of Singapore
Presented by LEYOUKI, The Doraemon Exhibition will showcase a selection of contemporary artworks that feature Doraemon against the backdrop of the changing world and its impact on contemporary history. Get more details about The Doraemon Exhibition Singapore 2022.
17 Nov to 2 Jan, Singapore Zoo, River Wonders and Night Safari
Celebrate the black and white animals of Singapore Zoo, River Wonders and Night Safari, including the African Penguin, Giant Panda and Malayan Tapir. Set out on a journey of play elements and Instagram-worthy installations, an AR animal trail, up-close encounters with black and white animals, and create crafts like a terrarium or festive wreath to take home. Get more details about Festive Wild-erland.
A Flight to Remember
Till 3 Jan, Jurong Bird Park
Relive old memories at Jurong Bird Park on a self-guided Heritage Trail with a series of heritage displays marking the milestones in the park’s history, and more. Find out more about A Flight to Remember.
T3 Underground Carnival
Till 2 Apr 2023, Changi Airport
The Changi Airport T3 Underground Carnival features over 30 rides, game booths and photo spots, set across three distinct areas. Find out more about T3 Underground Carnival at Changi Airport.
Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice
1 Dec to 1 Jan 2023, Bayfront Event Space
Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice will be the biggest pop-up winter-themed attraction to ever set foot in Singapore, bringing real ice and snow activities to Singaporeans longing for a winter holiday. Get more details about Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice.
Pokémon GO Safari Zone
18 to 20 Nov, Gardens by the Bay
Pokémon GO Safari Zone: Singapore will take place at Gardens by the Bay. Trainers who attend the event can look forward to photo opportunities and giveaways. Get more details about the Pokémon GO Safari Zone.
Christmas Wonderland 2022
2 Dec to 1 Jan, Gardens by the Bay
Christmas Wonderland is back with six magical festive zones and crowd favourites to celebrate the festive season during the December 2022 school holidays. Get more details about Christmas Wonderland 2022.
Sentosa Food Fest 2022
Nov & Dec, Sentosa
Look forward to tucking in to good food at Sentosa Food Fest 2022, taking place from 21 October to December. Being held in conjunction with Sentosa’s Golden Jubilee, Sentosa Food Fest 2022 feature four different sub-events, including GrillFest and a craft beer jamboree. Get more details about Sentosa Food Fest 2022.
Jumptopia: Festive Village
22 Nov till 3 Jan, Marina Bay Sands
Jumptopia Festive Village is back with seven curated zones that include mega inflatables and play areas to entertain the kids. Also enjoy live stage performances and entertainments at this year-end 2022 event.
A Minion’s Perspective
Till 2 Jan, Resorts World Sentosa
Based on the Despicable Me franchise, the 1,400 square metre exhibition features eight themed rooms where you can immerse yourself into the world of the minions. Among these are Gru’s lab, the Girl’s Room and Minions Zone. Get more details about A Minion’s Perspective.
Pinkfong Adventure World
Till 2 Jan, Marina Square
Pinkfong Adventure World features four attraction zones with more than 10 games and entertainment experiences inspired by Pinkfong and Baby Shark. Get more details about Pinkfong Adventure World.
Singapore Comic Con 2022
10 to 11 Dec, Sands Expo and Convention Center
Have fun at the leading Comic Con in Singapore. Expect comics, collectibles, games, cosplay, exclusives and more. Kids below 12 enter for free when accompanied by a ticket-holding adult. Get a preview of what to expect at Singapore Comic Con 2022.
Anime Festival Asia 2022
25 to 27 Nov, Suntec Singapore
From a star-studded Day Stage Line-up, a refreshed Creators’ Hub, J-Dance Competition, and Meet & Greet Sessions, there is something for every festival-goer at Southeast Asia’s biggest and most prestigious Japanese Pop Culture event. Get more details here.
My Little Buddy Café: LINE FRIENDS x BT21 Pop-up
From 21 Oct, Kumoya Orchard
fans of LINE FRIENDS and BT21 can indulge in a dining experience at Kumoya@Orchard Central, surrounded by their favourite characters. My Little Buddy Café is the first LINE FRIENDS pop-up café in Southeast Asia. Get more details here.
Monumental Hunt in the Civic District
Every Sat, 5 Nov to 17 Dec, Asian Civilisations Museum
Set off on a fun-filled puzzle hunt in the Civic District! Inspired by escape rooms and treasure hunts, participants will go on an immersive outdoor expedition featuring National Monuments in the area. Get more details here.
19 Nov to 5 Feb, Downtown East
Taking place at D’Marquee, Mega Carnival has games and rides, along with dino exhibit and VR stations. Get more details about Mega Carnival at Downtown East.
SuperKarts Underground @ RWS
Till 31 Dec, RWS East Carpark (Orange Zone)
Race to the finish at the basement karting circuit at Resorts World Sentosa East Carpark. Besides the main track, there’s a kids’ track with Kidracer electric karts. Get more details here.
Children’s Entrepreneurship Fair
3 Dec, Castlery, Level 3 Liat Towers
Support young entrepreneurs in their business ventures! Children’s Entrepreneurship Fair is a fair specially created for children ages between 5 and 16 to market their products and services in a safe and nurturing environment. Browse 30 booths and meet the young entrepreneurs who are participating in the fair from 9 am to 11 am. Get more details here.
SG Diecast Expo 2022
26 to 27 Nov, Millenia Walk
This is an annual event organised by Korei Pte Ltd for all diecast fans. Get more details here.
17 Nov to 24 Dec, The Ngee Ann Kongsi Theatre Wild Rice
This cheekily on-the-nose musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale follows the adventures of Pinocchio as he seeks to become a real boy. Get more details here.
The Sound of Music
22 Nov to 18 Dec, Sands Theatre
The musical tells the uplifting story of Maria, the fun-loving governess who changed the lives of the widowed Captain von Trapp and his seven children by re-introducing them to music Get more details here.
SSO Christmas Fundraising Concert 2022
15 to 16 Dec, Esplanade Concert Hall
Join the SSO in a heartwarming family of joyful tunes from Handel’s Messiah to Pachelbel’s heavenly Canon, ending with a newly arranged Christmas sing-along in Baroque style. Get more details here.
Disney in Concert A Magical Celebration 2022
17 Dec, Singapore Indoor Stadium
Experience wonderful musical pieces featuring Disney’s iconic movies with a 46-piece orchestra. Stories and characters come to life through musical performances synchronised to original movie clips. Get more details here.
VCHpresents Organ: A Christmas Carillon
28 Dec, Victoria Concert Hall
Ring in the new year with Singapore’s leading handbell ensemble, Ministry of Bellz. Get more details here.
The Great Bay Fiesta
1 Dec to 1 Jan, Bayfront Event Space
Presented by The Show Master, an arm of Uncle Ringo, The Great Bay Fiesta will include brand new circus acts, nostalgic carnival rides, an NFT showcase and festive bites. Get more details here.
STAR ISLAND Singapore Countdown 2022
31 Dec, The Float
Watch a kaleidoscope of colours fill the sky at the STAR ISLAND Singapore Countdown 2022 – 2023 at Marina Bay. Enjoy the ticketed 70-minute fireworks musical extravaganza on New Year’s Eve. Get more details about STAR ISLAND Singapore Countdown 2022 – 2023.
Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2023
31 Dec, Marina Bay
The Marina Bay Countdown fireworks will illuminate the skies over the bay at midnight on 31 December. Head out to ring in the New Year! Get more details about the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2023.
Family-Friendly Staycations in Singapore
Want to get away without getting away? Take a family-friendly staycation in Singapore. There are themed staycations and little, short stays where you can enjoy family time together. Check out some family-friendly staycations in Singapore here.