It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Christmas in Singapore 2019 is going to be a spectacular and there are plenty of fun and festivities this holiday season. It is the perfect time for family bonding with so many events, carnivals, festive markets and happy celebrations taking place all over Singapore.
Here is a round-up of some of the must-visit events and activities taking place around town for Christmas in Singapore 2019.
Where to Enjoy a Festive Christmas in Singapore 2019
Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay
Christmas Wonderland returns to Gardens by the Bay! Now into its sixth edition, the popular event has become a Christmas classic in Singapore. And, it seems to get bigger and bigger each year!
The 2019 edition marks the debut of a brand-new Christmas Parade featuring all your favourite characters. Visit Santa’s Workshop to watch the animatronic elves hard at work, getting presents ready for children all over the world. At the Meadow Theatre, circus performances, illusionists and theatrical performances will get you into the holiday mood. Tickets start from just $6.
And, of course, the awe-inspiring luminarie light sculptures are back, creating a magical backdrop for the festivities. Firm favourites like Blizzard Time presented by Häagen-Dazs, the carnival and music at the Cassa Armonica gazebo are returning too.
Christmas Wonderland 2019 is a must-visit this holiday season.
When: 29 Nov to 26 Dec 2019
The Super Santa Christmas Show
Want to bring the kids out for a good time? The Super Santa Christmas Show is coming to Singapore from 6 to 8 December 2019 at SOTA Drama Theatre. Sing and dance along with The SUPERDUDES and giggle at their silly antics – basically a ball while helping them to save Christmas!
Little Day Out Power-Up: Use promo code LDO2019 to enjoy 10% off ticket prices. Terms and conditions apply.
Sembawang Shopping Centre’s Jolly Jingle Jamboree
Santa is coming to Sembawang Town! Sembawang Shopping Centre’s Jolly Jingle Jamboree will get kids laughing all the way with fun carnival rides by Uncle Ringo to enjoy. There will be entertainers like a magician, caricaturist and balloon sculpturist adding to the party atmosphere on selected days. And, no Christmas party is complete without Jolly Ol’ Santa. He will be there to spread the festive cheer to shoppers in December! While at Sembawang Shopping Centre, treat yourself to colourful cushions or a set of gift wrappers with a minimum spend.
Get more details on how to “ho, ho, ho” your way down to the Jolly Jingle Jamboree at Sembawang Shopping Centre.
When: 15 Nov to 29 Dec 2019
Aperia Mall’s Christmas Village
Aperia Mall’s Christmas Village means fun for the whole family. Kids can go skating at a synthetic ice rink and bounce for joy at a Christmas-themed bouncy castle! There’s a Human Claw Machine with 1,000 attractive prizes up for grabs (literally!). You may even claw out a pair of AirPods!
Ballerina performances and Christmas-themed workshops take place in December too. Plus, Santa will be at Aperia Mall handing out vouchers to merry shoppers. For mummies and daddies, there is going to be FREE BEER at live Christmas music performances on Thursdays and Fridays! Pre-registration required and while stocks last.
Get more details about Aperia Mall’s festive Christmas Village!
When: 2 to 25 Dec 2019
A Merry Market at Marina at Keppel Bay
A beautiful waterfront location, free Christmas-themed Bubble Tea samplers and festive shopping opportunities make for A Merry Market at Marina at Keppel Bay on 6 and 7 Dec 2019.
Go shopping for gifts at stalls selling handmade jewellery, artisanal crafts and accessories along the Waterfront Promenade. As you shop, keep a look out for Santarina, who will give you a little gift if you spot her. Marina at Keppel Bay’s exquisite restaurants Bayswater Kitchen, Ristorante Palermo and Sushi Jiro will have discounts during A Merry Market. To reward diners further, a lucky draw with vouchers up to $300 stand to be won. For your convenience, free shuttle buses will run between HarbourFront MRT Station and Marina at Keppel Bay.
Experience a unique festive celebration at Marina at Keppel Bay’s A Merry Market.
When: 6 & 7 Dec 2019
Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow
For some kid-friendly fun, head out to one of the many places where it is “snowing” this year. These come in different forms – from bubbly foam to icy snow. For that Christmas-sy feel, kids can head out and experience snow in Singapore. Find out where here.
The Great Christmas Village, Orchard Road
This Christmas 2019 in Singapore, the festive celebrations along Orchard Road have lit up the stretch from Tanglin to Somerset. Ushering in festive fun, the Great Christmas Village has now sprawled out across three separate locations with carnival rides and performances to ring in the yuletide cheer.
Pay a visit to Shaw House, *SCAPE and the Grange Road Car Park for some merriment this Christmas in Singapore 2019.
When: 22 Nov to 26 Dec 2019
Jewel Changi Airport’s Festive Market and Sparkling Christmas
Modelled Disney’s Frozen’s Arendelle, the festive market at the fifth floor of Jewel Changi Airport has some interesting shops such as the KITKAT Chocolatory and Nasty Cookie. It is also quite pretty to visit in the evening.
Pay a visit to Canopy Park and go sloshing in the (artificial) snow or take a picture in a giant snow dome.
Pop-up Playgrounds, Christmas Workshops & Santa with Presents at Bedok Point
For a different type of carnival fun, Chapter Zero’s popular adventure playground will be popping up at Bedok Point on 7 & 8 December. There will also be fun Christmas craft activities such as Jolly Card Making and handcrafting Felt Ornaments which only require a minimum spend of $10. Plus, Santa will at Bedok Point every weekend in Dec (except 1 Dec) and giving away free Each A Cup Bubble Tea, Starbucks drinks and other vouchers if you are a Bedok Point Facebook / Instagram follower! That’s something we can say “Ho, Ho, Ho!” to.