‘Tis the season to be jolly! If you’re looking to make the most out of this Christmas weekend, here are the best events you can enjoy in Singapore.
From enchanting festivities for the whole family at Quayside Isle and Plaza Singapura to unique experiences at pop-ups brought to you by The X Agency and Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2024, here are some of the most exciting festive activities for you to enjoy with your loved ones.
Groove to Electrifying Beats and Celebrate a Sparkling Christmas at Quayside Isle (till Dec 31)
Experience the magic of Christmas at Quayside Isle @ Sentosa Cove! From 7 pm to 10.30 pm every evening, the marina transforms into a wonderland filled with enchanting light installations and a dazzling Smurfs-themed Christmas tree at the Fountain Plaza.
Take a stroll along the festive walkways, lit with whimsical displays reflecting on the tranquil waters, creating the perfect backdrop for a serene night by the water. Plus, get your photos snapped at an exclusive photobooth specially for the festive season!
On December 22, 23, 29, and 30, enjoy electrifying musical performances from 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm, adding a festive soundtrack to your dining and leisurely exploration of the beautiful marina front.
For an added touch of enchantment and excitement to your weekend fun at Quayside Isle, visitors will be further rewarded for their weekend spending when they head down to dine and unwind every Friday to Sunday from now to 31 December!
So, not only can you savour the festive atmosphere and capture cherished memories, but you’ll also enjoy additional perks as you indulge in the holiday spirit.
As you round up your night, don’t miss the opportunity to create lasting memories with your loved ones at the exclusive Christmas photo booth! Located along the marina front, this delightful holiday addition features a professional photographer, allowing visitors to capture memorable moments with their loved ones in both print and digital formats.
*For more information on the activities as well as the terms and conditions of the weekend spending rewards, kindly refer to: https://www.quaysideisle.com/happenings/christmas-2023/
*For more information on Quayside Isle and its range of marina-front dining options, please visit the official website: https://www.quaysideisle.com/
The Great Christmas Village at Plaza Singapura (till Jan 1)
Experience the magic of the season at Plaza Singapura’s Great Christmas Village from 1 December 2023 to 1 January 2024, 10 am to 9 pm daily – an enchanting playground perfect for little ones this Christmas!
Immerse in Kiztopia’s Great Christmas Alley at The Alley, Bell’s Christmas Surprise (ticketed) – an extraordinary 15m tall Candy Land-themed inflatable playground at the Open Plaza, and the Twinkle Twinkle Balloon Dome (ticketed) – a photo spot where you can enter a gigantic see-through dome filled with a multitude of rainbow balloons.
The ticketed segment at just $20 per pax will give you access to Bell’s Christmas Surprise and Twinkle Twinkle Balloon Dome and also entitles you to 20% off of Kiztopia merchandise. Tickets can be purchased onsite at Plaza Singapura Level 1 and on Klook.
Aside from ticketed activities, Kiztopia’s Great Christmas Alley offers special meet-and-greet sessions with adorable Kiztopia mascots on weekends from 12 pm to 12.30 pm and 5 pm to 5.30 pm!
Capture the magic under the captivating twinkle lights of the Enchanted Lightway, an extension of Orchard Road’s festive décor.
Bounce Your Way Into a World of Fun at the Prime Planet Inflatable Park: Singapore’s First NFT Inflatable Park (till Jan 1)
Ready, set, lift off! Get ready to let your imagination take flight and bounce your way into a world of fun at Prime Planet Inflatable Park, the world’s first NFT inflatable park, presented by Trip.com.
Happening from 8 December 2023 to 1 January 2024, watch the open-air carpark beside Leisure Park Kallang transform into a massive inflatable playground, where the young and young at heart can bounce to your heart’s content in one of 15 giant inflatables measuring over 10m in length and up to 7.5m in height!
Explore the 5 unique collections from the project on extravagant inflatables and try your hand at exciting games happening at the buzzing Prime Carnival, which will boast specially created Prime Planet digital games and carnival rides, and stand a chance to win NFT-inspired plushies
At the curated Prime Planet Shop, you can also cop exclusive Prime Planet merchandise to bring home a piece of the action, and plunge yourself into the extensive digital world of NFTs at the digital NFT exhibition.
Have a bouncing good time on an unforgettable journey where the digital and physical worlds collide in an explosion of creativity and fun!
Tickets are now available for purchase from $25 at Trip.com.
*For more information and for the latest updates on Prime Planet Inflatable Park, visit The X Agency’s website: https://thexagency.sg/prime-planet-inflatable-park/
Singapore’s First Pop-up Retro Skate Rink at RollerMania 3.0 (till Jan 1)
Get ready for a Rockin’ and Rollin’ Time as The X Agency and Trip.com transform Plaza Singapura’s Carpark on Level 7 into a fantastical, fun-filled playground with a neon-drenched skate rink, electrifying pop-up arcade curated by Timezone and numerous carnival rides and games that will keep the good times rolling!
Happening till 1 January 2024, lace up your skates and roll back to the bygone era as you glide and groove across the retro skate rink on LED-lit wheels accompanied by a rocking playlist, soaking in the nostalgia as you enjoy the adrenaline rush during the 2-hour session under the disco lights!
Follow The X Agency’s social media (@xagencysingapore and @rollermania3.0) as they announce various themed nights featuring your favourite artistes and beats so that you don’t miss out on the incredible nights of rave, fun and laughter at RollerMania 3.0!
But that’s not all, dive into the action-packed realms of fun as you try your hand at some of Timezone’s iconic arcade games with your loved ones!
In this electrifying underground arcade, expect a marvellous mix of old and new games such as Mario Kart Arcade Dx Twin, Centipede Chaos, James Bond Pro Pinball, Operation Ghosts, Dance Dance Revolution and Air Hockey – promising a thrilling time.
Get your tickets now at https://sg.trip.com/w/RollerMania-PS!
*For more information on the event, visit The X Agency’s website: https://thexagency.sg/rollermania/
Explore a Wonderland of Fun at the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2024 with Ice Magic: Winter Wonderland, Turbocharged and Come Together (till 21 January 2024)
Throughout the month of December, the Marina Bay area will come alive with festive cheer and spirit, offering a multitude of exciting programmes and activities. As part of the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2024, revel in an exciting line-up of programmes brought to you by the community and partners!
Step into a world of enchantment as Ice Magic: Winter Wonderland returns to Singapore, transforming the Bayfront Event Space into a magical winter wonderland.
Running daily until 21 January 2024, this year’s edition is even more spectacular, featuring a taller and longer snow slope, a dual-lane ice slide for thrill-seekers, and family-friendly rides like a snowy merry-go-round.
Immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere as you marvel at majestic ice sculptures, enjoy games and entertainment at the Ice Magic arcade, and savour winter flavours at delightful food and beverage stalls.
* Tickets are available from $19, visit https://www.sistic.com.sg/events/icemagicsg2023 for more details.
For the ultimate holiday thrill, head to the other end of the Bayfront Event Space, where adrenaline junkies can revel in the TurboCharged go-kart arena from December 14 to 31, 2023.
Hosted by KF1, the organizer of Singapore’s largest go-kart circuit, experience a series of action-packed races against the iconic Marina Bay skyline. Afterwards, cool off at the rooftop deck next to the track for a perfect vantage point to witness the New Year’s Eve fireworks displays. The circuit will also feature refreshment stalls for both drivers and spectators.
Don’t zoom off just yet! Be sure to enjoy $10 off F&B treats with every ride from Mondays to Thursdays before 5pm or $5 off all other timings!
* Tickets are available from $35, visit https://kf1karting.com/ for more details.
Live performances at Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay (till Dec 31)
At Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, indulge in the magic of live performances at the DBS Foundation Outdoor Theatre and Esplanade Concourse from December 1 to 31, 2023.
Come Together presents a series of performances featuring up-and-coming local musicians, bringing you the freshest sounds on your radar.
Curated by renowned figures such as songwriter and musician Isa Ong, musician Sara Wee, and producer Dominic Yuan, in collaboration with Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, it’s a harmonious celebration of the holiday season that you won’t want to miss.
Best of all, admission is free!
So jam out to classic Christmas hits at Jingle Bell Jams with Oompah Beats and rock on to Yanto Sani & Friends with some reimagined classics from iconic rock bands and contemporary pop artists!
* Visit https://bit.ly/esplanadecometogether for more details.