It’s December – the magical time where we start to wind down and prepare for the year-end festivities – Christmas and New Year’s Eve. This month marks the long-awaited school holidays and many of us are also clearing our leave to spend time with our loved ones and friends.

Here is a compilation of new and interesting highlights happening in Singapore for December 2022 – do check back regularly as we’ll be constantly updating this list. Stay safe and healthy!

border

1. Julia Gabriel Centre Open House

Julia Gabriel Centre Open House Dec 2022

This is the ideal opportunity to learn about our programmes, understand our approach to education and meet our teams. And because we are Julia Gabriel, we guarantee it will be an enjoyable, informative and interactive occasion!

📅 3 December 2022
⏱ 9am – 6pm
📍 Forum | Tampines Mall

The event includes a free trial session for the programmes listed. Places are limited. Register now to secure your spot here.

For more information, visit Julia Gabriel Centre Open House.

*************************************

2. Chengzhu Mandarin Centre Open House

At Chengzhu, we ensure that every individual enjoys the process of learning from the very beginning and flourishes as a result! Join our upcoming Open House to get a taste of how we can help your child achieve mastery in the most rewarding way.

📅 3 December 2022
⏱ 9am – 4.30pm
📍 Forum | Rochester Mall

The event includes a free trial session. Places are limited. Register now to secure your spot here.

For more information, visit Chengzhu Mandarin Centre Open House.

*************************************




3. The Great Bay Fiesta

The Great World Carnival by Uncle Ringo

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). Therwe will be a line up 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.

📅 1 December 2022 to 1 January 2023
⏱ 1pm to 10pm
📍 Bayfront Event Space

To find out more information, visit The Great Bay Fiesta.

*************************************

4. Stepping Out Studios December Holiday Camps

Stepping Out Studios Christmas Wonderland Day Dance Workshop

December is packed with exciting Dance-based activities for children aged 2+ at Stepping Out Studios!!!

Our Dance camps allow kids to make new friends, learn new skills, have adventures, and get some exercise! All camps are age-appropriate and provide a fun, rounded exposure to dance-related activities. All of our camps conclude with a performance for friends and family!

📅 14-18 & 19-23 December 2022

Click here to register your interest:
Christmas Wonderland: 5-Day Ballet & Jazz Dance Camp
A Christmas Carol: 5-Day Song & Dance Camp

To find out more information, visit Stepping Out Studios December Holiday Camps.

*************************************

5. Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2023

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

This year-end, crowd-favourite fireworks will return to illuminate the Marina Bay skyline as part of Singapore’s biggest countdown event, Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2023. With an exciting lineup of activities, this year’s Countdown will bring back an immersive and fun-filled experience for revelers, as Singapore ushers in a new year with renewed hope and exuberance.

Date: 31 December 2022
Venue: Marina Bay

For more information, visit Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2023.

*************************************

6. ELFA Chinese Preschool Winter Solstice Themed Open House

Elfa Preschool Open House Dec 2022

Did you know that people in Northern China eat dumplings during Winter Solstice while the Southerners eat glutinous rice balls called Tangyuan? What is the significance of Winter Solstice, and why is it one of the most important holidays in the Chinese calendar?

Join ELFA Chinese Preschool on 10 December, Saturday, for their open house to learn the meaning behind Winter Solstice and experience their thematic story-based approach. Have your little ones go on a discovery adventure with their teachers through story-telling, songs and learn to make glutinous rice balls.

📅 10 December 2022
⏱ 9am – 1pm

Pre-register now to book your preferred timing, and we will see you then! Limited slots available.

Register Now Dark Blue

*************************************

LCentral

7. Stepping Out Studios Dance Trial Days

Stepping Out Studios Trial Class

Stepping Out Studios will be opening our doors for a weekend of Dance Class Trials to allow children to try our popular dance classes for just $15!

  • Students who sign up on the day will also enjoy a 20% discount off their Term 1 fees!
  • Spaces are strictly limited so click below to book your space…

📅 10 & 11 December 2022

Book Now

For more information, visit Stepping Out Studios Dance Trial Days.

*************************************

8. Changi Airport Connector and Jurassic Mile Sparkle

Changi Airport Connector Dino Glow

Get active and soak in the festive atmosphere while getting active with friends and family along Changi Airport Connector this year-end!

the Changi Airport Connector will take on a different glow in the evenings, with 3km of illumination inspired by the colours of the movie, Avatar, lighting the pathway and the Jurassic Mile’s prehistoric residents.

📅 6 December 2022 to 31 January 2023
⏱ 7pm – 1am
📍 Changi Airport Connector [Access from T2 South Link (outside Terminal 2 near Carpark 2A) or via Terminal 4]

For more information, visit Changi Airport Connector and Jurassic Mile Sparkle.

*************************************

9. Christmas Wonderland @ Gardens by the Bay

Christmas Wonderland @ Gardens by the Bay

Get into the festive spirit this December as Christmas Wonderland, Singapore’s biggest yuletide event, returns to Gardens by the Bay for its ninth edition. This year’s event will feature six different festive zones with more attractions that will delight visitors of all ages in the most wonderful time of the year!

There is much to enjoy at St Nick’s Square, Gingerbread Grove, Merry Lane, ELFresco, Mistletoe Alley, and Games Village. Marvel at light displays in all-new designs, take a photo with Santa, dine on festive treats, have a go at carnival games, hop onto a double-storey carousel, experience ‘snow’ in the tropics, shop for gifts, enjoy the Garden Rhapsody light and sound show, and more!

📅 2 December 2022 to 1 January 2023
📍 Gardens by the Bay

Book your tickets KKday!

For more information, visit Christmas Wonderland.

*************************************

10. Disney in Concert Singapore 2022

Disney in Concert Singapore 2022

Fans of all ages in Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand can look forward to the Disney in Concert this December! With “A Magical Celebration,” audiences will be transported to a whole new world as the concert brings beloved stories and characters to life through musical performances synchronised to the original movie clips.

📅 17 December 2022 (Sat), 3pm
📍 Singapore Indoor Stadium

For a fun-filled magical Disney afternoon or evening, get clicking to make the most of the promotional deals on Trip.com. Exclusive early bird prices are available on Trip.com.

*************************************

11. Singapore Comic Con SGCC

Singapore Comic Con SGCC 2022

SGCC is Southeast Asia’s ultimate celebration of both Western and Asian pop culture. SGCC is the perfect place for the whole family to geek out and let their hair down!

📅 10 to 11 December 2022
⏱ 10am – 8pm
📍 Sands Expo & Convention Centre
🏷 Admission charges apply. Tickets available on Klook.

For more information, visit Singapore Comic Con SGCC.

*************************************




12. Visit the New Children’s Museum Singapore CMSG

Childrens Museum Singapore CMSG

Get ready to unleash your inner child at Singapore’s new dedicated children’s museum! The Singapore Philatelic Museum (SPM) has been repositioned as a children’s museum under the National Heritage Board (NHB). The museum will open its doors in December 2022 as Children’s Museum Singapore (CMSG).

📅 Opening weekend 10 to 11 December 2022
📍 Childrens Museum Singapore CMSG

To find out more information, visit Children’s Museum Singapore CMSG.

*************************************

13. Run for Inclusion 2022

The event features cycle, run and walk categories where participants can choose varying distances according to their preference and ability. The categories include the personalised distance of up to 3km, 3km or 5km run or walk, 10km run and the 20km cycling category (which also comprises a tandem cycling category to cater for PWSNs). Participants will be in for a treat as they explore the lush greenery spanning an area of 124 hectares at STC.

📅 3 December 2022
⏱ 4.30pm
📍 Singapore Turf Club (STC)

For more information, visit Run for Inclusion.

*************************************

14. FUNFAM Sport Fest 2022

FUNFAM Sport Fest 2022

The Active Parents’ December 2022 School Holiday Programme is a brand new Sport Fest experience and will feature a variety of sports and fitness activities including sports try-outs, mini sports competitions, inflatable games and many other fringe activities for families. The Sport Fest is free and open to all ages. Fees are applicable for selected programmes, for parents and children 5 – 12 years old.

📅 17 December 2022
⏱ 8.30am to 6pm
📍 Sports Hub OCBC Arena

For more information, visit FUNFAM Sport Fest 2022.

*************************************

15. Space Fest @ EXPO

space fest at expo

With over 123,000 sqm of space at the venue, Space Fest @ EXPO will feature a unique line-up of space-themed activities, Instagrammable attractions and family-friendly workshops at the festival. Highlights include Funtasia, Singapore’s largest indoor inflatable indoor theme park operated, go-kart experiences for both adults and kids, VR games and a 5D cinema, space-themed food trucks, movie screenings, festive lighting at the venue and much more.

📅 3 to 30 December 2022
📍 Singapore Expo

For more information, visit Space Fest @ EXPO.

*************************************




16. Singapore Really Really Free Market

everything free really really free market

The Really Really Free Market is a temporary market based on the concept of giving and building a community based on sharing resources, caring for one another and improving the collective lives of all.

Everything is free! Come share your stuff (books, CDs, toys, food, etc) or skills (tarot card reading, hair cutting, poetry writing, singing, etc) by giving them to others who need them!

📅 10 December 2022
⏱ 2pm – 6pm
📍 Marina Barrage Deck B, in front of the water fountain
🏷 Free. Everyone is welcome!

For more information, visit Singapore Really Really Free Market.

*************************************

17. The Boys’ Brigade Share-a-Gift (BBSG) 2022

The Boys' Brigade Share-a-Gift (BBSG) 2022

Join BBSG’s Food Hamper deliveries, as they bring festive joy and cheer to a total 43,296 beneficiaries all across Singapore!

📅 5 to 28 December 2022 (Excluding eve of and on Public Holidays)
📍 BB/GB Campsite

For more information, visit The Boys’ Brigade Share-a-Gift (BBSG) 2022.

*************************************

Note: All details are correct as of the time of publishing. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information, no guarantee is given nor responsibility is taken for errors or omissions in the compilation. Readers are advised to check with the respective event organisers for the most updated schedules, venues and details.


It is almost Christmas. We have compiled a list of Places to See Snow in Singapore 2022 and Christmas Events in Singapore. Do check them out.

places to see snow this christmas in singapore

Looking for a Christmas tree to decorate your home or office? Remember to read this post where to buy christmas trees in Singapore.

* * * * *

Like what you see here? Get parenting tips and stories straight to your inbox! Join our mailing list here.

Want to be heard 👂 and seen 👀 by over 100,000 parents in Singapore? We can help! Leave your contact here and we’ll be in touch.