Christmas is round the corner, and it is one of the best season of the year to gather with loved ones. Whether you plan to shop, join a workshop, catch entertaining shows, or see the festive attractions, there’s just so much fun you can have with your family and friends! We’ve gathered a list of fun activities in Singapore this jolly Christmas!
Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by The Bay
This festive extravaganza is always one of the top 3 things to do in our family’s list of activities in Singapore! Catch real Christmas trees and the spectacular floral display at the Poinsettia Wishes at Gardens by the Bay. You’ll definitely find yourself getting excited over the super adorable displays inspired by traditional confectionaries such as the eight-metre-tall cupcake ferris wheel. Be sure not to miss out the larger-than-life looking candied apple Christmas carriage, candy canes and gingerbread house!
🗓️ 26 Nov 2021 – 3 Jan, 9AM-9PM (Daily)
Book tickets here
Snowfall & Meet the World at Jewel Changi Airport
Photo: Changi Airport
Experience ‘snow’ in Singapore this Christmas with your loved ones and family! Let yourself get soaked in the festive atmosphere and be thrilled with the beautiful snowfall along with the 16-metre tall Christmas tree. Expect to see snowflakes, frost and wreaths dancing along the waterfall!
Set around the Rain Vortex and Shiseido Forest Valley are four spectacular back drops perfect for photo-taking with beautiful set pieces of iconic global landmarks. To the Shiseido Forest Valley at Level 1, simply spend $25 , to redeem a free pass (max. 4 passes per receipt).
🗓️ 19 Nov – 3 Jan, 6PM – 11PM (Last admission at 10.30pm)
See more activities at Jewel Changi Airport here
Universal Christmas – Universal Studio
Experience a delightful Christmas at Universal Studio! Besides the rides that will pump your adrenaline, you can be the first in Singapore to meet Otto from Illumination’s Minions 2: The Rise of Gru (set to debut in 2022) and catch other studded stars like Guy Diamond, Poppy and Branch from DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls! You might even catch yourself and of course, your little ones, taking a selfie with our favourite furry friend from Sesame Streets who will be decked in their Christmas outfits!
🗓️ 25 Dec – 2 Jan
Book tickets here from Universal Studios.
Capitol Kempinski Christmas Market Singapore – Capitol Singapore & CHIJMES
Looking for unique artisanal gift ideas for your gift exchange this Christmas? Ride into the enchanted Capitol Kempinski Christmas Market and find yourself excited over a medley of treats and trinkets made by local artisans and brands, including handmade gifts, exquisite jewellery pieces, accessories, and decorative festive ornaments.
Shop in domes Capitol Singapore, Outdoor Plaza
🗓️ 9 Nov – 26 Dec 2021 , 12pm – 9:30pm (Daily)
Holiday Workshop at Capitol Singapore
If shopping isn’t really your thing, well, fret not, you can get into action with your little ones through the myriad of workshops, from bento-making, knitting, punch needle, embroidery, calligraphy, leather painting, and even making your own candles at The Capitol Kempinski.
Find full list of workshops available here
Orchard Road Christmas Light-up
Bring your loved ones for a drive or stroll around the Orchard Road to see the wonderful lights at night. “Christmas in Bloom” will be this year’s theme that will lighten up your Christmas. Between 5 pm and 10.30 pm, and until 12.30 am on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, let yourself groove to popular Christmas carols along the street.
In addition, you can also see augmented reality effects. From November 1 to January 2, catch the giant outdoor projection that shows a 3D show for 10 minutes along Mandarin Orchard. Download the PopAR application on your mobile phone, point it at the projection, and experience the amazing augmented reality.
This is available daily from 8pm – 1030pm.
🗓️ Lights Timing
- Starts at 6:30 (Daily)
- Ends at 12:00am (Sun-Thu), 2 am (Fri & Sat), 6am (25th and 31st Dec)
🗓️ 3D Show Projection
- 8 pm to 10.30 pm (Daily)
Besides enjoying snow, one of the best activities in Singapore not to be missed this Christmas is none other than ice skating. Though Singapore does not naturally produce snow or ice, you can still experience the fun of playing with snow or dancing on the ice. Spend a fun Christmas ice skating with your siblings, cousins, or anyone you love at The Rink at JCube. Get the Christmas package for 2 pax which includes 2 hours of skating admission and enjoy snowfall on ice for 5 minutes. Furthermore, receive a set of The Rink Limited Edition mask.
🗓️ 20 Dec – 26 Dec
Book tickets here
If you haven’t got any idea where to go this Christmas, we hope this list came in handy for you!
Don’t forget about the presents under the Christmas tree too, for gift ideas pop by SuperMom to find the best gifts at the lowest price for all your loved ones.