Updated: Mar 20
In a flash, it is the long November/December School Holiday! To save you the hassle of researching where you can bring your kids and family to, here is the list of Events/Happenings (Nov-Dec School Holiday 2018) that we have shortlisted for you:
1) Prudential Marina Bay Carnival
When: 22 Dec 2018 – 24 Mar 2019
Time: 4pm to 11pm daily (Extended hours for Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve, 4pm to 2am)
Where: Bayfront Event Space – 12A Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018970
What: A fun-filled carnival with more than 40 rides and games from Europe and around the world.
Website: https://marinabaycarnival.sg/ (For More Details)
2) Arts In Your Neighbourhood
Where: Various Locations
What: 70 arts activities in 18 locations across the island.
Website: https://artsforall.sg/initiatives/arts-in-your-neighbourhood/arts-in-your-neighbourhood.aspx (For More Details)
3) Dreamseeds Arts Fest
When:17 – 24 Nov 2018
Where: Aliwal Arts Centre
What: A public arts festival that showcases the creative pursuits of Club Rainbow’s beneficiaries and offers them the opportunity to connect with a greater audience through the practice of art.
Website: https://www.aliwalartscentre.sg/events/dreamseeds-arts-fest/ (For More Details)
4) Poinsettia Wishes Featuring Disney Tsum Tsum
When: 2 Nov 2018 – 6 Jan 2019
Where: Gardens By The Bay Flower Dome
What: Disney Tsum Tsum brings a touch of magic to the Christmas floral display at Gardens by the Bay.
Website: https://www.gardensbythebay.com.sg/en/whats-on/calendar-of-events/poinsettia-wishes-2018.html (For More Details)
5) Christmas Wonderland 2018
When: 30 Nov – 26 Dec 2018
Where: Gardens by the Bay
What: Fifth edition of Singapore’s biggest yuletide fair. A charming European-style Festive Market, outdoor skating under the stars, carnival games and kiddie rides, ‘snow’ in the tropics, magical luminarie sculptures that transform the fairground into a stunning wonderland and so much more.
Website: http://www.gardensbythebay.com.sg/en/whats-on/calendar-of-events/christmas-wonderland-2018.html (For More Details) Image Source: http://www.gardensbythebay.com.sg/en/whats-on/calendar-of-events/christmas-wonderland-2018.html
6) Ancient Inventions Science Show
When: 15 Sep 2018 – 1 Jan 2019
Where: Science Centre Singapore – Maxwell Auditorium
What: Explores fundamental science concepts applied by the Ancient Greeks in the simplest of ways to give us the inventions that we just can’t live without today!
Website: https://www.science.edu.sg/whats-on/shows-demonstrations/ancient-inventions (For More Details)
7) Science Centre Singapore KidsSTOP™ Activities / Holiday Programmes
https://www.science.edu.sg/visit-us/kidsstop/for-families/kidsstop-activities (For More Details)
https://www.science.edu.sg/visit-us/kidsstop/for-families/school-holiday-programmes (To Sign Up)8) Tales of the Fearsome River CreaturesWhen: 17 Nov – 31 Dec 2018 Where: River SafariWhat: Discover and be awed by the fearsome river creatures like the tigerfish (known for leaping out of water and catching birds in flight), the alligator snapping turtle (with its sharp snappy beak), piranhas (with their deadly bite) and many more.
Website: https://www.wrs.com.sg/en/river-safari/whats-on/fearsomecreatures.html (For More Details)
9) Twilight Encounters
When:16 Nov – 31 Dec 2018
Where: Night Safari
What: Rainforest Lumina, Night Safari Walking Trails and the first ever Festive Pop-up Market in the heart of Mandai.
Website: https://www.wrs.com.sg/en/night-safari/whats-on/twilight-encounters.html (For More Details)
10) Musical Taru
When: 7 Dec 2018 – 13 Jan 2019
Where: Resorts World Theatre
What: A box-office hit in Korea, this Mandarin musical features life-sized dinosaur skeletons, an impressive museum set, and a catchy soundtrack that will have you singing along.
Website: https://www.sistic.com.sg/events/taru0119 (To Buy Tickets)
11) SSO Babies’ Proms 2018
When: 8 – 9 Dec 2018 Where: Victoria Concert Hall
What: Discover the fun and fantastic world of the orchestra and its different instruments.
Website: https://www.sso.org.sg/families/sso-babies-proms (For More Details)
12) The Grandstand Nov-Dec Holiday Camps 2018
When: 26 Nov – 4 Dec 2018 Where: The Grandstand
Website: https://pages.blp.sg/kidsholidayprogram/ (To Sign Up)
13) Oasis Paradise
When: 24 Nov 2018
Where: SAFRA Punggol
What: Features an exciting suite of Oasis-themed activities & workshops, art & crafts, performances, attractive treats for SAFRA members and food booths and more!
Website: http://www.safra.sg/participate/safra-punggol-presents-oasis-paradise#.W-P8DZMzY2w (For More Details)
14) Light Up Your Festive Season
When: 24 Nov 2018
Where: Across ALL Safra Clubs (except Mount Faber)
What: Festive Light-up across all SAFRA clubs.
Website: http://www.safra.sg/participate/light-up-your-festive-season#.W-P8J5MzY2w (For More Details)
15) Discounts for NTUC Card Members at Sentosa
When: Till 31 Dec 2018
Where: Singapore Cable Car, Sentosa Merlion and Wings of Time
Website: https://www.sgdtips.com/singapore-promotions/misc/ntuc-member-enjoy-up-to-50-off-top-sentosa-attractions/ (For More Details)
16) ONE15 Christmas Boat Light Parade™
When: 17 – 18 Nov 2018
Where: Sentosa Cove
What: Bring the family down to enjoy Sentosa Cove Holiday Market packed with festive food, gifts and children’s activities. After sunset, catch the Boat Light Parade for a spectacular view of boats decked out in an assortment of festive lights and decorations before a competing parade from ONE°15 Marina to Marine March (outside S.E.A. Aquarium).
Website: http://one15marina.com/event/one15-christmas-boat-light-paradetm/ (For More Details)
17) Thomas World of Adventure
When: 22 Nov – 31 Dec
What: Thomas the Tank Engine makes his first Live! Show appearance following the recent feature film, Thomas & Friends™ BIG WORLD! BIG ADVENTURES! 50 lucky shoppers and their families will also have a chance to meet up-close with Thomas and the Fat Controller. Challenge your kids to the Nias Jungle Safari, a maze activity where they get to clear obstacle stations, as well as a Thomas Workshop & Tea Party. Replicas of Thomas and his fellow engine friends will also be on display.
Website: https://thenewageparents.com/thomas-the-tank-engine-nex/ (For More Details)
18) Superb! Holidays @ United Square
When: 16 Nov – 30 Dec 2018
Where: United Square
What: A 3-day KidsWorld Carnival, Meet & Greet Therapy Horses, Hi-5 Christmas Celebration “LIVE” Shows / Meet & Greet, Shimmer & Shine Stage Shows / Meet & Greet, Disney on Ice Mickey’s Super Celebration, KidsFest Arts & Crafts Sessions, Festive Freebies.
Website: https://thenewageparents.com/school-holidays-united-square/ (For More Details)
19) Disney Magical Moments — Christmas on A Great Street!
When: 10 Nov 2018 – 1 Jan 2019
Where: Orchard Road (From Tanglin Mall to Plaza Singapura)
What: Organized by Orchard Road Business Association (ORBA), expect to be bedazzled by spectacular lights inspired by Disney’s beloved characters this Christmas. Be captivated by the Disney-themed displays, Instagram-worthy photo opportunities, pop-up stores and even a Christmas Village filled with delectable food and drinks, amusement rides, and nightly live performances.
Website: https://www.orchardroad.org/christmas/en/ (For More Details)
20) Pokémon-themed carnivals
When: Dec 2018
Where: Jurong Point, Ang Mp Kio Hub & Thomson Plaza
What: Pikachus and Eevees will be performing dance parades at these shopping malls at selected timings. There will also be free Meet and Greet session with Pikachu.
Website: https://mothership.sg/2018/11/pikachu-eevee-singapore-amk-jurong-point-tumbler/ (For More Details)
21) Robocar Poli Christmas LIVE Show
When: 30 Nov – 16 Dec 2018 (No show on Mondays)
Where: Marina Square, Central Atrium
Website: https://www.marinasquare.com.sg/content/events/robocar-poli-christmas-live-show (For More Details)
22) Wizarding World Holiday at Changi Airport
When: 16 Nov 2018 to Mid-Feb 2019
Where: Changi Airport
What: Harry Potter fans will be spellbound. Visit locations from the world of Harry Potter, take part in themed activities and collect exclusive Harry Potter merchandise.
Website: changiairport.com/wizardingworldholiday (For More Details)
23) Catch the Magic of Christmas
When: 01 to 25 Dec 2018
Where: I12 Katong
What: [Magical Surprises] Spend min. $50* to receive a set of exclusively designed I12 Katong Christmas Gift Wrappers, Gift Tag and a Play Pass (Giant Human Claw and Magical Playground). Have a go at its Giant Human Claw Machine and grab up to $30,000 worth of prizes including unicorn plush toys, Golden Village movie tickets and even hotel staycation in a Junior Suite! That’s not all. They have a host of other fun-filled activities lined up for you, from our unicorn-themed giant inflatable playground to Christmas carolling. Spend min. $100* to qualify for 1 lucky draw chance with a set of exclusively designed I12 Katong Christmas Gift Wrappers, Gift Tag, Play Pass and a Unicorn Umbrella.
[Magical Draw] Every $100* entitles you to one chance in our lucky draw. 3 lucky shoppers will win $1,000 of I12 Katong vouchers each.
Website: https://112katong.com.sg/#!whats_new/4/ (For More Details)