Merlion Magic Lights!: National Day colours with augmented reality

Get your cameras ready and stand in awe as the majestic Sentosa Merlion comes to life with vibrant and colourful National Day-themed lights and projections, when night falls! Apart from the theme of patriotism, the ever-popular light and music extravaganza now comes with an added technological feature that allows guests to experience augmented reality effects while watching the show through smartphones. Just download the free marq+ App, available on both App Store (iOS) and Android Play Store.

Merlion Magic Lights

Date: 14 July to 27 August 2017
Weekdays: 7.45pm to 9.15pm (30-minute show intervals)
Weekends: 9.45pm to 10.15pm (Additional show)
Venue: Merlion Plaza (Imbiah Station, Sentosa)

Virtual Moments: Learn about Singapore as you explore Sentosa

Whip out your smartphones and capture images of Singapore icons with a dose of augmented reality at five photo points spread out across Merlion Plaza, Beach Plaza and Beach Station. Guests will get to relive their childhoods at one of these photo points at Beach Plaza with nostalgic kampong games like the colourful Five Stones, the exciting Chapteh, and the exciting Eraser Game, just to name a few!

Date: 14 July to 27 August 2017
Weekdays: 11am to 8pm (Merlion Plaza & Beach Plaza)
Weekends: 10am to 8pm (Beach Plaza), 10am – 8pm (Merlion Plaza)
Venue: Merlion Plaza (Imbiah Station) & Beach Plaza (Beach Station), Sentosa

Sounds of the Lion City: For music and performing arts lovers

A string of free Saturday performances based on the four ethnic groups in Singapore, guests will get to experience a myriad of activities including; traditional Face-changing (Biàn Liǎn), Wushu performance, Peranakan folk songs, classic Indian songs, and even an East-meets-West fusion music that brings together the Erhu with the likes of a music keyboard, and more.


Date: Every Saturday 15 July to 26 August 2017
Time: 5.30pm, 6.30pm, 7.55pm
Venue: Merlion Plaza (Imbiah Station, Sentosa)

Artisans’ Bazaar: Interesting curios and handmade crafts

Shop for a delightful array of vintage goods and handmade collectibles at this crafts fair, where you can pick up gifts like Handmade Zen figurines, Grandfather Clocks, Dreamcatchers, Recycled Tins with Functional lights, Hand Wax Modeling and Handmade Miniature Clay Dollhouses.

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Date: Every Saturday from 14 July to 27 August 2017
Time: 4.30pm to 9.30pm
Venue: Linkway Bridge (Imbiah Station, Sentosa)

Pen a Dream for Singapore: Wishing Singapore a Happy Birthday!

Guests of all nationalities are welcomed to pen down their dreams and well wishes in celebration for Singapore’s 52nd National Day. Thereafter, the well wishes will be placed on a special wall (6.0metre x 1.8metre) and remain as a photo point for guests.

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Date: 14 July to 27 August 2017
Weekdays: 11pm to 8pm
Weekends: 10am to 8pm
Venue: Merlion Plaza (Imbiah Station) & Beach Plaza (Beach Station), Sentosa

Fort Siloso & Revamped Surrender Chambers: Celebrating Singapore’s 52 years of history

With National Day just around the corner, Singapore has come a long way. Yet, not all may be familiar with Singapore’s glorious history and the heroes who laid their lives leading to today’s success. Built in the late 19th century, Fort Siloso is a “witness” to Singapore’s rise from a fishing village to the megacity today. With a newly revamped Surrender Chambers, explorers can relive some of the historical moments in an experiential journey, guided by light and sound effects through the six interactive zones.

Fort Siloso

Date: Daily
Time: 10am to 6pm
Venue: Fort Siloso

Photos Credit: Sentosa Development Corporation