Saturday, November 16, 2013

~ Christmas activities at Singapore Shopping Malls (Nov/Dec 2013) - Part 1 ~

Its the start of the school holidays and Christmas is around the corner! Even if you are not planning on embarking in any overseas vacation, the local shopping malls have lined up a series of workshops, shows, meet & greet sessions and more to celebrate this festive season and keep us entertained! In order not to lose track of what's happening in our heartlands that is fun for the families, here's a collation of the activities (meet & greet, shows, workshops etc) to help us plan ahead this holiday.

Note: Tried going through the malls' website and this is the current information that was published. Shopping malls are lined up according to alphabetical order :)

Ang Mo Kio Hub

Christmas Wonderland
6 - 22 December, 11am - 9pm (last entry at 8:30pm), B1 Exhibition Hall.

Children will enjoy a memorable playtime at the Christmas Wonderland. Just spend $60* ($120 at FairPrice Xtra) to redeem an entry pass. Plus! Members need to spend only $50* ($100* at FairPrice Xtra).

Meet The Christmas Troop! 
(Sat & Sun - 2pm & 5pm)

Catch Santa & Santarina, Snowman, Gingerbread Man, Elf & Reindeer and Popcorn Man at AMK Hub (in-mall) and you may enjoy some free popcorn!

Snow & Bubbles Fun
6 - 29 December, (Mon - Thurs : 8pm, Fri - Sun : 6pm & 8pm), Main Entrance

How can there be Christmas without "SNOW"!? Join it's magical snow and bubbles at the main entrance of AMK Hub! Show subject to weather conditions. 

Saving Frosty with Your Magic
13 - 22 December (Mon - Thurs : 4pm & 7pm, Fri - Sun : 1pm, 4pm & 7pm), B1 Exhibition Hall

Grand Christmas Parade
14, 15, 21 & 22 December, (Sat & Sun : 7:30pm), B1 to Main Entrance

It will be thrilling to join and march alongside the 18 members of the Christmas Parachute Troop! It will be fun snapping photos and following the parade in AMK Hub!

Bugis Junction & Bugis+
Merry Melodies
13, 14, 20 & 21 December, (7pm), Bugis+ Level 1
13, 14, 20 & 21 December, (8pm), Bugis Junction Malay Street Level 1

Let the angelic voices of Butterpella fill your evening with festive cheer!

Groove to the Beats this Christmas
30 November, (5pm - 7pm) with Matthew (Zouk) Double D's (98.7FM) 
1 December, (8pm) with The Professor (Zouk) SOnia (98.7FM)
Party starts at Bugis Square, Level 1

Bukit Panjang Plaza & Lot 1

Dillydale Christmas Rock Concert

Bukit Panjang Plaza : 11, 12 & 14 December (Wed. Thur & Sat : 1pm, 4pm & 7pm)
13 Dec (Fri : 1pm, 5pm & 7pm), 15 Dec (Sun : 1pm, 3pm & 5pm)

Lot 1 (Lvl 5, Roof Garden) : 3 - 5 December (Tue - Thurs : 1pm & 7pm)
6 - 8 December (Fri - Sun : 1pm, 4pm & 7pm)

Join Mr Strong, Mr Bump, Little Miss Sunshine, Little Miss Princess and Elvin the Christmas Elf in a fun-filled Christmas concert. Spend $30* at respective shopping malls to redeem a photo pass and meet your favourite Mr Men and Little Miss. Each pass admits 4 persons. 

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Cathay Cineleisure Orchard

Cineleisure's Christmas Countdown Party
24 December

Head down to the most YOUTHFUL Christmas Countdown Party in town! 

Changi Airport

Spongebob SquarePants Themed Christmas Experience!
15 November - 5 January

SpongeBob's Pineapple House 
Show times : 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm and 9pm (daily), T3 Departure Immigration
Santa appearance : 21 November - 26 December (4pm - 10pm) 

Worlds' tallest and most interactive Pineapple House standing at 11 metre tall, has landed in Changi Airport!It will feature SpongeBob's bedroom, a mechanical toy display and the first-ever bubbles display in Singapore! Catch an extravaganze of sights and sounds and check out their show times to light up the Pineapple House!

SpongeBob SquarePants Bouncy Playground 
Operating Hours : 15 November - 5 January 2014 (12pm - 10pm daily), T3 Row 11

Simply spend a minimum of $20 in a single receipt ($15 for Changi Rewards members) and take a tumble in the bouncy playground mimicking SpongeBob's underwater city, the Bikini Bottom, complete with a ball pit, maze and 2-storey high slide!

City Square Mall

Ride into a Christmas Wonderland
15 November - 29 December

Live Show
30 November - 15 December (Tue - Fri : 2pm & 7pm, Sat & Sun : 1pm, 4pm & 7pm)

Christmas Carnival in the Park
15 November - 29 December (1pm - 9pm), L1 City Green Park

Festive Light Show & Snowy Playtime
15 November - 29 December (8pm - 9pm), L1 City Green Park

Come Sing The Yuletide Cheer
30 November - 22 December (Sat & Sun only : 6pm & 8pm), L3 Bridge

Thomas & Friends are back at City Square Mall! Catch their LIVE shows daily (except Mondays) and join them in a a brand new musical show and pick up some eco-tips at our eco-friendly shopping mall! Who knows, it may even snow!

Clark Quay Central
Musical Ballerina
Every Saturday (2pm & 7:30pm), Gallery

Catch this magical singing performance and witness the ballerina fairy coming to life.

Meet the Santa
Every Sunday (2pm & 7:30pm), Gallery

Ho Ho Ho! Get a chance to sit on Santa's lap and snap a photo! For those who behave, Santa might just reward you with sweets & treats!

Jack In The Box
Every Saturday & Sunday (2pm & 7:30pm), Gallery

Surprise! Jack in the Box will spring a colourful balloon when you make a wish!

Every Saturday & Sunday (7:30pm & 8pm), River Promenade

Experience soaking good fun by the river wuth a dazzling display of bubbles and lights to bring in the festive spirit!

Downtown East

Doraemon Live Show + Meet & Greet
6 - 31 December (Weekdays : 7pm, Weekends : 3pm & 6:30pm - except Mondays), Event Square

Celebrate Christmas with Life-size Doraemon Figurines! Catch all 5 action scenes from 9 November to 31 December.

Hop Around the Doraemon Maze
1 - 31 December (12pm - 9pm), Costa Sands Resort (Downtown East) Entrance - Free admission

Website Source :

Frasers Centrepoint Malls

Forever Friends Live Shows
22 November - 22 December - Various malls (Different dates and timings)

Everyone's favourite cuddly bear are here to share the true joy of Christmas! Enjoy live performances of the Forever Friends as they sing and dance to spread the Christmas cheer! Photo-taking session will commence after showtime. Check out the various dates and timings from the listing.

Website Source :

Forum the Shopping Mall

12 Days Of Christmas
6 - 17 December (Weekdays : 12:30pm & 4pm, Saturdays & Sundays : 12:30pm, 3:30pm &  5pm - except Wednesdays), Basement 1 Atrium

Journey with the Princess of Christmas through the 12 days of Christmas with dance and celebration and learn about the true meaning of friendship, family, joy, laughter and believing in love and living happily after ever after with this heart-warming musical!

Elves Workshop
6 - 17 December (2pm daily, except Wednesday), Basement 1 Atrium

Join Santa's Elves in their workshop and decorate your own Wooden Christmas piece to take home. Workshops are free and limited to 30 children per day. (first come first serve basis).

Website Source :

Greenwich V

Christmas Kids Craft Workshop
14, 15, 21 & 22 December, Level 2 

Christmas Entertainment
14, 15, 21 & 22 December, Around Greenwich V

Check out the various workshops and roving performances that are lined up at Greenwich V! Magician, face painting, balloon sculpting, Santa appearance and more awaiting you to be enthralled this Christmas!


IMM Festive Events & Activities
2 - 25 December

From 2 to 25 December, there are kids workshops, carolling sessions and Santa, Snowman & Gingerbread Man walkabout to let us immerse in this festive season with IMM. Check out the activity details and timing via the link below.

Junction 8

Get Your Care Bears Jingle On!
26 - 28 November & 3 - 5 December (Tue - Thurs  :  1pm & 4pm)
29 - 30 November, 1 Dec & 6 - 8 December (Fri - Sun : 1pm, 4pm & 7pm)  
( No shows on Mondays) @ Main atrium 

If you are Care Bears' fans, don't miss catching them this Christmas at Junction 8! 4 of your favourite Care Bears - Funshine Bear, Bedtime Bear, Love-a-Lot Bear and Share Bear will be spinning and dancing to Christmas tunes! Spent a minimum of $30* and get to take a commemorative shot with all the Care Bears! 

Jurong Point

My Little Pony Live Show
9 - 15 December (4pm & 7pm daily), JP1 Centre Stage, Level 1

Surprise your little ones with the "My Little Pony" show at Jurong Point. See them smile and squeal in delight when their favourite ponies take the stage live! Spend a minimum of $50 in a single receipt at JP and capture those beautiful moments of your kids with his/her favourite little pony. :)

Liang Court

Merry Games Carnival
13 - 25 December, Main atrium 

Liang Court's main atrium will be transformed into a multitude of interactive game booths for everyone! Join in the fun-filled games carnival and celebrate Christmas.

Games passports can be redeemed at the Customer Service Counter with every $50 spent in a single receipt (13 - 25 December). Game passports can also be purchased for $2 at the carnival area.

Stage Performances & Activities

Liang Court welcomes all families to artsy Christmas performances including Japanese Christmas carolling, Ballet recitals by D'Dreamz and a special Christmas performance by ArtKidz. There will be art & craft workshops over the weekends including Japanese Hand Puppets, Gingerbread dress-up, Snow Globe making and Cupcake decoration.

Check mall for more details.

Marina Bay Link Mall

Caricaturist & Storytelling
17 - 23 November, 8, 14, 21 & 22 December (3pm - 7pm)

Interesting tales and amusing art craft to keep the children entertained.

Kids Craft
16, 24 & 30 November, 7, 15, 21 & 22 December (2pm onwards)

Children get to learn how to make simple Christmas cards and lovely ornaments.

Kids Escapade Colouring Contest + Mobile Library
16 November - 22 December (10am - 10pm)

Take part in the colouring contest and stand to win $50 MBLM gift vouchers.

Marina Bay Sands - Shoppes

Winter Wonderland
15 - 26 December (10am - 10pm), Skating Rink, Free Admission

The Skating Rink at MBS will be transformed into a full Candyland, with life-size tin soldiers, giant toy train, Santa's sleigh, Christmas trees and more!

The Christmas Tale Performance
29 November - 23 December (Fri : 7pm, Sat & Sun : 3pm, 5pm & 7pm), 24 - 26 December (3pm & 5pm)

Christmas Ballerina Performance
20 November - 23 December (Fri, Sat & Sun : 1:15pm, 1:45pm, 3:15pm, 3:45pm, 7:15pm, 8:15pm & 8:45pm), 24 - 26 December (1:15pm, 1:45pm, 3:15pm, 3:45pm, 7:15pm, 7:45pm, 8:15pm, 8:45pm)

Santa Claus Photo Promotion
15 November - 25 December

Spend $50 at the Shoppes and have a chance to take a photo with Santa Claus! Limited to the first 50 shoppers daily or $15 per photo or $20 for 2 photos.

Marina Square

Augmented Reality Treasure Hunt
21 November 2013 - 1 January 2014

Hunt for the 'AR Treasure Hunt' poster displayed in the mall and uncover AR present weekly. First 100 shoppers who present their device at the Customer service counter showing the unlocked present will receive sweet treats. :)

Fun With Augmented Reality
22 - 25 December, Central Atrium

Experience Magical Christmas at Marina Square as it launches its Christmas campaign with an Augmented Reality (AR) app and bring festive characters to life!

Check out Part 2 listing of the Christmas activities lined up!


Kelvin -KtheBlogger- Tan said...

OMG. So many of em. O_o

Phoebe said...

Thank you ^_^ Don't miss more listing on Part 2

Nick said...

Complete list! :)

Mayapandit said...

That's really a huge list of christmas activities and I must mention that by the end of the list i was very exhausted.

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