Wondering what to do and where to bring the kids during this year-end holiday season in Singapore? Here are some suggestions of Christmas events in Singapore 2018 that will get you into the holiday mood.
Christmas Events In Singapore 2018
Prudential Marina Bay Carnival
The Prudential Marina Bay Carnival is back! Singapore’s largest outdoor carnival is transforming Marina Bay into a massive vibrant playground with 50 rides and games from Europe and around the globe from 22 December 2018 to 24 March 2019.
This year, we hear that the Carnival is bringing in a family-friendly thrill ride where kids can enjoy the adrenaline rush. There will also be licensed toys from hit animated and movie series to be won at the fair’s many game stalls.
The first theme of the Prudential Marina Bay Carnival till late January is “Make Crazy Memories”. To help you do just that, there will be roving acts like magicians and balloon sculptors, live Christmas carol singing and stage performances to keep you entertained.
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The Prudential Marina Bay Carnival will also be open till 2 am on New Year’s Eve as part of the Marina Bay Countdown celebrations!
Book Early to Enjoy Discounts
If you love having fun, the Prudential Marina Bay Carnival is a must-visit this holiday season. Book your tickets online between now and 21 December 2018 to enjoy an early bird package where you can earn up to 15% bonus credits.
Get more information about the Prudential Marina Bay Carnival here.
When: 22 December 2018 to 24 March 2019 4 pm to 11 pm daily; On New Year’s Eve, 4 pm to 2 am.
Hullabaloo Christmas Tanjong Pagar
The Artground has set up a Hullabaloo Christmas edition play space at Tanjong Pagar Centre! The bright and vibrant colours of Hullabloo at the Urban Park has transformed into a play space suitable for kids! Jump into the Hullabaloo pool, take part in arts and crafts workshops including making your own pompom pet at the craft workshop.
When: 12 November 2018 to 25 December 2018
A Universal Christmas at Universal Studios Singapore
Spend a full day at Universal Studios Singapore with the kids and wandering around Elf Town. Watch the Christmas Parade to spot Santa in his sleigh and be part of Santa’s Christmas Light-up Party. This Christmas event in Singapore 2018 is perfect for the little ones who want to explore and help Santa out!
When: 1 December 2018 to 1 January 2019
Celebrate Christmas in Singapore 2018
Listen to the sound of musical groups and bands as they take to the stage at ION Orchard and Wisma Atria from 16 to 23 December 2018, 7 pm to 10 pm. This series of performances features both local and overseas groups.
When: 16 to 23 December 2018
Sick of the humidity or wish you could experience a true white Christmas? Step into a winter wonderland at Snow City and experience the “chills” this season. Catch the snowflakes on your palms and visit the igloo or go tubing down the hill and tumble in to the snow! We think that it is a splendid way to bring in the festive mood without spending on plane tickets and fussing over the family’s logistics. Get more information here.
When: 17 November 2018 to 1 January 2019
Gardens by the Bay: Poinsettia Wishes, Christmas Wonderland and Garden Rhapsody – The Christmas Edition
Gardens by the Bay is dressed up for the holiday season and has several themed Christmas events in Singapore. Head to the Supertree Grove and The Meadow for Christmas Wonderland, where the sparkling lights of the luminaire and a European-style festive market await. Inside the Flower Dome, you can admire the beautiful poinsettias at a Disney-themed flower display. There is also a special Christmas edition of Garden Rhapsody taking place till 31 December 2018.
Christmas Wonderland till 26 December 2018
Garden Rhapsody – The Christmas Edition till 31 December 2018
Poinsettia Wishes till 6 January 2019
Enjoy Christmas Concerts
Listen to jazzy renditions of Christmas classics at the Esplanade Concert Hall on 22 December 2018 with Singapore’s King of Swing, Jeremy Monteiro. Jazzy Christmas: A Big Band, Big Bang! will feature vocalists Carmen Bradford, Alemay Fernandez and Louis Soliano. Take note that admission is for ages six and above.
The Singapore Symphony Orchestra will also be holding its annual Christmas concert from 14 to 16 December 2018 at the Victoria Concert Hall. The recommended age for this Christmas event in Singapore 2018 is six and above.
Experience Snow in Singapore
There are several places where the little ones will be delighted to experience the magic of “snow” in Singapore. It may be a bit of silly but the happiness is real!
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