8 spots to capture the fireworks display at the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown, Singapore’s biggest year-end event!

As Singapore’s largest countdown event, the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2022 features a variety of exciting activities taking place all around the bay from early evening till past midnight – such as the light projection shows on key landmarks around the bay; Mediacorp’s Let’s Celebrate 2023 free-for-public countdown concert at The Promontory; The Great Bay Fiesta, The Great Bay Fiesta at Bayfront Event Space, performances at the Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay with Esplanade. There will also be activities extending into Civic District for everyone to enjoy.

marina bay countdown party 2023Dazzling fireworks lit up the Marina Bay skyline during the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2020. Photo Credit: Urban Redevelopment Authority

Topping it all off, awe-inspiring fireworks and lighting display set against the beautiful city skyline to ring in the New Year – a perfect opportunity for your very first IG post in 2023. #newyearnewme and remember to hashtag #marinabaysg and #mbsc2023.

To be sure that you get a great angle, here’s a list of the best spots to capture that picture-perfect fireworks shot, without breaking the bank.

1. One Fullerton

📍 1 Fullerton Rd, Singapore 049213

The open space at One Fullerton offers a view of the countdown fireworks with the iconic Marina Bay Sands and the Singapore Flyer in the background. Take the opportunity to grab a drink at one of the many bars along One Fullerton while counting down towards a more fruitful and prosperous 2023. The coming year is already looking spectacular!

#NYEChallenge: Juxtapose yourself in front of the Merlion spouting water out your mouth with the Countdown fireworks going off in the background.


2. The Helix Bridge

📍 The pedestrian bridge linking Marina Centre to Marina South

Get your NYE #OOTD taken on the visually stunning Helix Bridge. Featuring a spiral of lights, the bridge has viewing pods for that perfect photo op, coupled with the spectacular countdown fireworks and lighting display as your photo background. But don’t forget to head down early to get yourself a good spot!


3. The Great Bay Fiesta

📍 Bayfront Event Space

The Great Bay Fiesta, presented by Trip.com, is held in Conjunction with Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2023, presented by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA). Open daily from 1pm to 10pm, this event spans over 20,000 sqm at the Bayfront Event Space with a lineup of merrymaking activities clustered into four main event segments – The Great Cirque de Cascades, The Great World Carnival, The Great Food Fiesta and Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice.

For more information, visit The Great Bay Fiesta.


4. Star Island Singapore Countdown Edition

STAR ISLAND SINGAPORE Countdown Edition 2022 - 2023Breathtaking fireworks light up Singapore’s Marina Bay skyline

📍 20 Raffles Ave, Singapore 039805

Set against the iconic Marina Bay city skyline, fireworks are set to illuminate the sky in a kaleidoscope of colours on 31 December, with artisanal Japanese fireworks that have never been featured anywhere in Southeast Asia. Held in conjunction with Marina Bay Singapore Countdown (MBSC) 2023, STAR ISLAND Singapore Countdown 2022-2023 is coming back full scale after a 2-year hiatus with a 22,000 seating capacity.

For more information, visit Star Island Singapore.


5. Smoke & Mirrors

Smoke & Mirrors FireworksStunning firework views from Smoke & Mirrors Singapore

Enjoy the last hours of 2022 and raise a toast to the New Year at Smoke & Mirrors. Revel in style with a four-hour’s worth of free-flow beverages, and a festive sharing menu, with the backdrop of unparalleled views to watch the highly-anticipated fireworks display.

Make your New Year’s Eve a night to remember with the venue offering two indulging experiences for guests to soak in the end-of-year excitement. Ease your way into celebrations with the first seating, available from 6pm to 8pm, and watch the sunset across Singapore’s iconic skyline alongside the Smoke & Mirrors’ å la carte menu, including snackable bar bites and Volume II signature cocktails.

Book your reservations at reserve@smokeandmirrors.com.sg.


6. Let’s Celebrate 2023 @ The Promontory

📍 11 Marina Blvd, Singapore 018940

Usher in the new year with an exciting slate of Let’s Celebrate 2023 activities as your favourite annual countdown party returns to The Promontory at Marina Bay! Audiences will be treated to performances by a star-studded line-up of local and international talents who will dazzle crowds on-ground after a two-year live audience hiatus.

Partygoers can get their celebrations going hours before fireworks illuminate the Marina Bay skyline, starting from 7pm, with electronic music beats echoing through The Promontory.

For more information, visit Let’s Celebrate 2023.


7. MBS 2023 Countdown in the Sky

MBS New Years Eve Countdown Party 2023

📍 Skypark Observation Deck

Join them for a night of revelry up in the SkyPark as they count down to 2023 with fireworks, live music and good company. Usher in 2023 with them 56 levels in the sky with live music, good vibes and an unparalleled view of the fireworks.

For more information, visit New Year’s Eve Countdown Parties 2023 in Singapore.


8. After Hours @ The Lawn

New Year Eve After Hours at The Lawn

📍 The Lawn at Marina Bay

With an exciting lineup of food stands, larger-than-life games, and musical entertainment, you are sure to have a fun time at After Hours @ The Lawn. Best of all, admission is free! Bring along your picnic mats and chill out in the space that offers an incredible view of both the entertainment stage and the fireworks at midnight.

For more information, visit Chill Out and Enjoy a Free View of the Fireworks at After Hours @ The Lawn.

Are you ready to welcome the New Year? Here are some New Year’s Eve 2023 Countdown Parties / Events in Singapore.

New Year's Eve Countdown Parties Singapore

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