Bring your weekend fun factor up another notch with these fabulous events and outdoor activities that are set to light up the holidays.
1. Jurong Bird Park Blue-zilian Carnival
25 Nov to 31 Dec
Jurong Bird Park
Don’t miss this chance to see all three of the world’s remaining species of endangered blue macaws! Catch a performance of capoeira, the Brazilian martial art form; sign your kid up to be a blue macaw keeper; and enjoy a complimentary screening of the animated movie, Rio, on 25 Nov. Details.
2. SSO Babies’ Proms
25 & 26 Nov
Victoria Concert Hall
A perfect way to introduce little ones to classical music, this popular annual concert by the SSO is a unique concert experience where kids are free to move, sing and join in on the musical action.
3. Mama White Snake
24 Nov to 16 Dec
Drama Centre Theatre
A musical for the whole family, this is a show full of heart, humour and home truths that everyone can learn from. Based on the classic Chinese folk tale, Madam White Snake. Find out more.
4. Twilight Encounters
17 Nov to 31 Dec
Twilight Encounters glows up this year! Watch the frenetic Thumbuakar dance performance, now with neon lights worked in; see geometric animal light models; slather on some fluorescent paint and strike a pose in the UV light photo booth for some eye-popping snaps. More info.
5. Celebrating Grandparents’ Day with Families for Life
25 Nov, 1 pm to 6 pm
National Museum Singapore
Sat thank you to gramps this Grandparents’ Day with a big family outing to the National Museum, where lots of fun activities and games are in store. From a family workshop to drawing competition and movie screening, it’s a great opportunity for some family bonding. Learn more.
6. Changi’s Mystical Garden with Sanrio Characters
Till 31 Dec
Changi Airport Terminal 3
Catch everyone’s favourite mouthless kitty and her popular Sanrio friends at the airport, where you can look forward to great photo opps with Christmas-themed displays, drone and light shows, meet-and-greets, games and exclusive toys up. Details.
7. Garuda – King of Birds
25 & 26 Nov
Esplanade Recital Studio
Join fantastic, mystical Garuda on his quest to find the magic nectar from the heavens and save his mother from the curse of his evil cousins. A grand adventure that’s told through music and dance. Find out more.
8. Land of Giants
Till 31 Dec
Singapore Zoo and River Safari
Get set for an upsized dose of fun, as the zoo plays host to 20 very much larger-than-life invertebrate models at its Land of Giants trail. Learn more about incredible creatures like the orchid mantis and enjoy various activity pit stops and performances. More info.
9. Movie Screening: The LEGO Batman Movie
25 Nov, 7:30 pm to 10 pm
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Unwind and enjoy some family time outdoors with this hilarious animated feature that is sure to have you in stitches. You’ll never see the Dark Knight the same way again. Learn more.
10. The Addams Family: The Musical Comedy
Till 3 Dec
MES Theatre, MediaCorp
Watch this lovable, kooky family deal with a unique problem – daughter, Wednesday Addams, has fallen in love with a completely normal and sweet young man! Featuring an original story and brand new orchestration. More info.