Thursday, November 28, 2013

~ December 2013 School Holiday Activities ~

Gardens By The Bay
Christmas Sugar Mountain
20 November 2013 - 5 January 2014 (9am - 9pm), Flower Dome

Be enchanted by a whimsical gardenscape of fruits and vegetables at the Flower Field display - the first ever designed by an award-winning Japanese guest designer, Kazuyuki Ishihara. Stemming from Ishihara's belief in the power of food to bridge the disparities in society, the display features 2 characters - a pineapple boy "Ananas" and a strawberry girl "Berry".

Be wowed by supersized Christmas Supertrees and celebrate the season with festive activities!

Jurong Bird Park
Be A Jr. Wildlife Reporter
7 - 29 December (Weekends only)

Jurong Bird Park's Birdz of Play has been transformed into a Penguin Playground and all children are invited to join in the Penguin Party there!

Kids Come In FREE!
Check out the details at Jurong Bird Park Website

Penguin Party
7 - 29 December (Weekends only : 1:30pm - 2:30pm), Birdz of Play

Penguin Razzi
7 - 29 December (Weekends only : 11:45am and 2:30pm), Penguin Coast

Penguin Feeding
7 - 29 December (Weekends only : 10:30am and 3:30pm), Penguin Coast

Night Safari

Wildlife Wonderland
13 - 31 December 2013

Night Safari's clumsy resident Forest Fairy accidentally unleashes powerful magic, transforming the deep, dark rainforest into a Wildlife Wonderland where things and animals don't seem to be the way it's supposed to be...

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S.E.A Aquarium
We Are ONE!
23 November 2013 - 5 January 2014

Join in the 1st anniversary celebrations of S.E.A Aquarium with a host of fun-filled performances, games and activities. Check out SEA website for more details.


Make A Wish, Have A Blast!
23 November 2013 - 1 January 2014 (2:30pm - 9pm daily), Merlion Plaza

Enter into a world of colours and well-wishes! Participate in creative handicrafts, kids pizza-making, band performances, and the unconventional Christmas trees along Sentosa Broadwalk designed by students from Temasek Polytechnic to help raise funds for the needy. *Charges applies - check website for more details.

3D Video Mapping @ Sentosa Merlion
23 November 2013 - 1 January 2014 (Fri & Sat : 7:30pm, 8:30pm & 9:30pm, Sun - Thurs : 7:30pm, 8pm, 8:30pm, 9pm & 9:30pm), Merlion Plaza

Witness the Sentosa Merlion come alive with dynamic 3D video projection mapping, transforming it into a canvas of colourful display. 

Singapore Botanic Garden

Movies Under The Stars
8:30pm - 10:30pm, Lawn E

Indulge in an outdoor theatre experience, complete with popcorn and candy floss with your family! These films will be screened for FREE! 

Epic (30th November)
Avatar (7th December)
Wall-E (14th December)

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Singapore Philatelic Museum
Family Day Open House
8 December 2013 (9:30am - 7pm)

Enjoy fun family activities including creating your own stamps, making your stamp buttons and browsing through the local and international stamp products. Admission to the museum is free. Programme charges apply.

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Singapore River
Christmas Market
15 November - 15 December 2013, River Promenade
Operating Hours : Thu/Fri : 6pm - 10:30pm, Sat/Sun : 2pm - 1030pm
The market consisting of stalls (from participating outlets based in Singapore River), selling Christmas themed treats as well as gifts and souvenirs.

Singapore Turf Club

Fun For All Under The Stars
5 December 2013 (5pm - 9pm), Free Admission & Parking

Its FUN at the Singapore Turf Club with Meet & Greet Racer & Clover, Horse-patting & Feeding, trial gallops & pony rides, bouncy castle, colouring contest and Free movie screening of Madagascar 3 on the giant Astrovision screen! Not to be missed for the entire family this holiday!

Singapore Zoo

Zoo Hoo 2013 - Wild Wild Birthday
30 November - 22 December 2013 (Weekends only)

Zoo Hoo is back to mark the grand finale of Singapore Zoo's 40th anniversary celebrations. Come join in the "Wild Wild Birthday" with plenty of fun activities and surprises!

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Universal Studios Singapore

Celebrate Christmas at Universal Studios Singapore
19 - 30 December 2013 (10am - 10pm)

USS will be extending its opening hours to 10pm daily for a special Christmas programming. Guests will enjoy live Sesame Street show, featuring an original Christmas tale. The event will feature the theme park's annual Christmas light show and snowfall 5 times nightly.


gwenyummy said...

Thank you for the list of suggestions and sources. I probably should visit one of these places, ESP USS since i haven't been there since its launch. I am such a lousy singaporean lol.

Unknown said...

wow this is a great list! So timely since a friend is staying over with us for a few weeks and I'm sure we'll have a blast visiting the places you listed.


Phoebe said...

Glad to learn the listing will be helpful. ^_^ Hope everyone will have an enjoyable holiday with their loved ones.


Unknown said...

My sister in law's family are visiting us from Australia. Will refer to your list to bring the kids around. Thanks for compiling :)

Unknown said...

My sister in law's family are visiting us from Australia. Will refer to your list to bring the kids around. Thanks for compiling :)

Tony Johor Kaki said...

Very useful list Phoebe :D I would love to visit the stamp museum but sadly I am in KL on 8 Dec. Will check the list regularly for what else to do during the hols :D Thanks!

Bryan Choo: said...

Looks like there is so much to do this Xmas in Singapore. The Jurong Bird Park one looks the best to me.

Unknown said...

Very useful list.. This will be great for the kiddos to have a fantastic Dec

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