Four Spectacular Light Shows In Singapore To Jazz Up Your Evening

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Sparkling lights, stirring music and enchanting storylines. These are all hallmarks of the spectacular light shows and Singapore has four of them. When the sun goes down, these light shows in Singapore brighten up. Best of all, they are, for the most part, free.

Light Shows Singapore

These dazzling Singapore light shows take place around the Marina Bay area and at Sentosa. Wondering where to watch them? Here are where you can find four spectacular light shows in Singapore.

Spectra, Marina Bay Sands

Spectra Marina Bay Sands Light Show
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Gather around the promenade in front of Marina Bay Sands in the evening for the Spectra light and water show. Combining jets of water with projection and lasers, this visual feast is both captivating and inspiring. This free 15-minute light show in Singapore tells the story of the country’s development into today’s cosmopolitan society with the Singapore skyline as a fitting backdrop.

Showtimes: Sunday to Thursday: 8 pm and 9 pm; Friday and Saturday: 8 pm, 9 pm and 10 pm

Garden Rhapsody, Gardens by the Bay

Things to Do at Night in Singapore for Kids - Light Show SingaporeThe Supertree Grove is an iconic feature of Gardens by the Bay. It is the also the location for a spectacular music and light show in Singapore, Garden Rhapsody. The Supertrees are the stars of the light show, awash with colour, splashed in hues of red and blue in time with the music. Special editions of Garden Rhapsody are often debuted during the holidays, bringing a seasonal flavour to the light show.

Showtimes: Daily at 7.45 pm and 8.45 pm

Crane Dance

RWS Crane DanceThe Crane Dance at Resorts World Sentosa is simply magical. Set along the Waterfront, facing VivoCity, this night performance pairs up two mechanical cranes who dance and sway about effortlessly. Through the use of clever graphics, the light show tells the story of their love for one another with a magical ending. This is one light show that is truly enchanting.

Showtimes: Daily at 8 pm
Free, but usual Sentosa island admission charges apply.

Merlion Magic Lights

Merlion Lights - National DayAnother light show at Sentosa is the Merlion Magic Lights. The 37-metre tall merlion at Merlion Plaza comes alive through lights and projection mapping set to music. Merlion Magic Lights is held during special occasions. Check the Sentosa website for the latest details.

Showtimes: Daily at 7.45 pm, 8.15 pm, 8.45 pm and 9.15 pm. Additional shows on weekends. These timings may vary. Check Sentosa’s website for latest details.
Free, but usual Sentosa island admission charges apply.

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