Happy New Year! It’s the start of 2024 – a period where we look back on the past year, reflect and make resolutions and goals for the new year ahead.

We have compiled a list of new and interesting highlights happening in Singapore for the month of January so you can kick-start the year with gusto and fun! Do check back regularly as we’ll be constantly updating this list.

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1. AMK Hub – Abundance in Bloom

AMK Hub - Abundance in Bloom

This Lunar New Year, join us at AMK Hub from 5 Jan – 25 Feb 2024, as we unveil a garden of rewards and exciting events, where every visit blooms with abundance.

Shop and redeem red packets with $88* spent, or elevate your family gatherings with a complimentary hotpot tray with $158* spent.

For those looking to multiply their luck, a minimum spend of $38* opens the doors to the Huat BIG Lucky Draw, where amazing prizes await.

Adding to the festive ambiance, usher in the new year with a majestic display of the Lion and Dragon Dance performances.

*Other T&Cs apply.

📅 5 Jan to 25 Feb 2024
📍 AMK Hub

For more information, visit here.

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2. Swing By @ Thomson Plaza – Abundance in Bloom

Swing By @ Thomson Plaza - Abundance in Bloom

This Lunar New Year, join us at Swing By @ Thomson Plaza from 5 Jan to 25 Feb 2024, as we unveil a garden of rewards and exciting events, where every visit blooms with abundance.

Redeem a pack of red packets with $88* spent, and elevate the excitement by vying for $200 e-vouchers as our weekly top spender! Adding to the festive ambiance, usher in the new year with a majestic display of the Lion Dance performance.

For an exclusive treat, new L Privileges members can enter promo code [SBTPCNY24] to receive a tin of Mr Bean Crispy Soy Egg Roll*.

*Other T&Cs apply.

📅 5 Jan to 25 Feb 2024
📍 Swing By @ Thomson Plaza

For more information, visit here.

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3. AMK Hub – 1.5 hours FREE Parking

AMK Hub FREE Parking

Indulge in retail therapy and delectable dining at AMK Hub, all while enjoying FREE* parking. From 1 Jan 2024 to 31 March 2024, get 1.5 hours of free parking between 2pm – 5pm, from Monday to Thursdays (excluding PH).

*Other T&Cs apply.

📅 1 Jan to 31 Mar 2024
📍 AMK Hub

For more information, visit here.

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4. Little Footprints Preschool

Little Footprints Preschool Open House

At Little Footprints Preschool, we provide childcare services for our little ones to discover the world through various learning opportunities. To get your child school-ready, our programmes build a strong foundation covering language and literacy, numeracy, discovery of the world and beyond.

Enrol your child to receive exclusive promotions up to $2,500*. Strictly by appointment only.

📅 20 & 27 Jan 2024
⏱ 9am – 1pm

Infant care is also available at selected centres for families with little ones from 2 to 17 months.

Schedule your tour here!

Register Now

For more information, visit Little Footprints Preschool Open House.

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5. A Festive Extravaganza with The Seletar Mall

The Seletar Mall Lunar New Year Springtime Celebration 2024

Nestled in the heart of Fernvale, The Seletar Mall offers a diverse range of shopping and dining experiences. As we usher in the auspicious Chinese New Year this 2024, The Seletar Mall invites you to partake in a vibrant celebration with dazzling festive decorations, exclusive promotions and exciting events and activities.

If you are not an S³ Rewards member, be one of the first 500 to sign up and you will receive a $5 CPM eVoucher by using the code <S3SMCNY24>. Be an S³ Rewards member today and enjoy member-only exclusive promotions and discounts!

📅 12 Jan to 24 Feb 2024
📍 The Seletar Mall

For more information, visit The Seletar Mall Lunar New Year.

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6. Modern Montessori International School

Modern Montessori International School Open House

We are thrilled to extend an invitation to our Open House events at Modern Montessori International School, where curiosity meets education in a nurturing environment.

We welcome you to join our School Tour happening at all MMI.

📅 20 Jan 2024

Preschools near you! Sign up with us to enjoy:

📝 50% Savings off the following month’s school fees*
🎁 Registration Fee Waiver worth $200

To book a Personalized School Tour with us:

🌟 Tap on BOOK NOW Button
🌟 WhatsApp +65 8056 6829
🌟 Fill this form
🌟 Email to enquiry@modern-montessori.com now!

Hurry now, limited slots are available for registration!

*Terms & Conditions Apply. Connect with us to find out more!

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7. RAW Moves Presents Curious Steps!

RAW Moves Celebrates Inclusivity

Inspired by Australian writer Rebecca Ray’s text, Curious Steps, an interdisciplinary performance by A Little RAW (ALR) Company explores the play between movement and text as a metaphor for uncertainty and a way to approach unfamiliar spaces with curiosity. The cast of dancers with diverse abilities will explore distinct perspectives and creative processes in deriving movement from text.

📅 19 to 21 Jan 2024
📍 Goodman Arts Centre

Quote ‘NAP10‘ to enjoy 10% off your Curious Steps tickets! Get your tickets here!

For more information, visit RAW Moves Curious Steps!.

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8. Crestar Fans Feng Shui Talk 2024

Crestar Fans Feng Shui Talk

Finding your Feng Shui Wealth Corner in your house that you never know you had. Don’t miss this chance to transform your home into a haven of prosperity. Join us for an eye-opening session revealing hidden treasures and setting you on a path towards financial abundance. Your Wealth Corner awaits!

📅 13 Jan 2024, Saturday
🕑 2pm
📍 Tampines North Drive 1, #04-18, T-Space, S(528559)
🔗 RSVP here

For more information, visit Crestar Fans Feng Shui Talk 2024.

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9. [Join Us] Be Your Child’s First Teacher!

Be Your Child's First Teacher Activity Booth

Looking for fun activities to do this weekend with your kids? Head down to Punggol Regional Library for HPB’s You are Your Child’s First Teacher Activity Booth, take part in the games and bring home your very own exclusive First Influencer Kit!

📅 13 Jan 2024
🕑 10am – 3pm
📍 Punggol Regional Library
🔗 Find out more here

For more information, visit Be Your Child’s First Teacher!.

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10. Year of Dragon Zodiac 2024

Year of the Dragon Chinese Zodiac Forecast 2024

To usher in the year of the Dragon;, we asked Feng Shui Master, Master Jo Ching, to share his insights on the Chinese zodiac forecast for 2024. Read on to find out what the year holds for you!

For more information, visit Chinese Zodiac Forecast 2024.

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11. Kranji Countryside Farmers Market CNY Farmers Market

CNY Farmers Market 2024 Nippon Koi Farm

Join us at the CNY Farmers Market for a day of local produce deals, workshops, farm tours, flight simulator experiences, Food Street, and more at Nippon Koi Farm in the picturesque Kranji Countryside, with a free bus service from Choa Chu Kang MRT starting at 9.30am.

📅 27 Jan 2024
⏱ 10am – 4pm
📍 Nippon Koi Farm

For more information, visit CNY Farmers Market.

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12. The Children’s Biodiversity Library by S.E.A. Aquarium

Children's Biodiversity Library Open Ocean Zone - Coral Zone

The Central Public Library will reopen with a refreshed children’s section, which brings the wonders of biodiversity – with a focus on marine life – closer to young explorers. This is the first marine biodiversity-themed learning space for children at a public library in Singapore.

To be named the Children’s Biodiversity Library by S.E.A. Aquarium, this partnership between the National Library Board (NLB) and Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) will offer new opportunities, including monthly programmes, for parents and children to have deeper learning in marine biodiversity.

📅 12 Jan 2024
📍 National Library

For more information visit The Children’s Biodiversity Library by S.E.A. Aquarium.

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13. Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2024

Chinatown Chinese New Year Festive Fair and Food Fair

The Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebration 2024 returns to liven up the streets of Chinatown with physical festivities including the all-time favourite Festive Fair and Street Light-Up. Held in Chinatown, a culturally and historically significant precinct, the celebration aims to promote a deeper appreciation of Chinese culture and traditions, among locals from all walks of life.

📅 19 Jan to 9 Mar 2024
📍 Chinatown

For more information, visit Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2024.

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14. Light to Night Festival 2024

Light to Night 2024

Light to Night Singapore is set to return for another edition of captivating arts and lifestyle programme. Presented by National Gallery Singapore, Light to Night Singapore 2024 features a line-up of over 60 artworks and programmes spread across the Civic District.

📅 19 Jan to 8 Feb 2024
📍 Civic District

For more information visit Light to Night Festival 2024.

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15. Museum Roundtable Lunar New Year Hongbao Campaign

Museums Roundtable Hongbao 2024

The Museum Roundtable Lunar New Year Hongbao Campaign returns for its 10th iteration this year – this time featuring a cute and versatile Dragon uniquely designed for each of the 43 participating museums, heritage institutions and galleries.

Members of the public will be able to visit these participating museums, heritage institutions and galleries, and collect a set of eight pieces of red packets of that particular museum’s design.

📅 12 Jan to 9 Feb 2024
📍 Various

For more information visit Museum Roundtable Lunar New Year Hongbao Campaign 2024.

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16. Singapore Art Week (SAW) 2024

Singapore Art Week 2024

Art Takes Over Singapore with over 130 visual arts experiences across the island, from the heartlands to the urban core. Now in its 12th edition, SAW is the longest-running art week in the region. Art enthusiasts and collectors from around the world are invited to learn about Singapore’s diverse arts scene while discovering new perspectives towards art made in Southeast Asia.

📅 19 to 28 Jan 2024

For more information, visit Singapore Art Week (SAW) 2024.

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17. Textures 2024

Textures 2024

Textures, in conjunction with the Light to Night Festival and Singapore Art Week (SAW), returns in 2024. Featuring an array of multidisciplinary SingLit-related programmes and showcases that respond to the theme ‘Reimagine’, Textures transports all visitors to a world where words come alive against the backdrop of other artistic practices and disciplines, casting a spotlight on the literary works that are closest to home.

📅 19 to 28 Jan 2024
📍 The Arts House (TAH)

For more information, visit Textures 2024.

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18. Dahlia Dreams 2024

Dahlia Dreams Chinese New Year Year of the Dragon Night

In the Year of the Dragon, Dahlia Dreams – Gardens by the Bay‘s annual Chinese New Year floral display – comes to life with a grand centrepiece: a close to 7m-tall dragon that stretches over 15m in length, rising majestically amidst more than a thousand dahlias of varied shapes, sizes and colours. Part of the dragon’s scales are adorned with both cut and preserved flowers in striking yellow and red, which were painstakingly arranged by hand.

📅 19 Jan to 17 Mar 2024
⏱ 9am – 9pm
📍 Flower Dome
🏷 Admission charge to Flower Dome applies

You can get tickets online at Klook, KKday or Trip.com.

For more information, visit Dahlia Dreams 2024.

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19. Light to Night 2024 at ACM: Entertainment Plaza

ACM Light to Night Guided tours

Welcome to ACM’s Entertainment Plaza, inspired by the unconventional theme parks of yesteryear. Get ready to embark on a thrilling journey with fantastical art installations, retro arcade games and cabaret performances.

Join us and let your imagination soar! Discounted admission to Manila Galleon: From Asia to the Americas special
exhibition during programme hours. $10 for Singapore citizens/PR; $20 for foreign residents/tourists.

📅 19 Jan to 8 Feb 2024
⏰ Programmes on 19, 20, 26, 27 Jan, 2, 3 Feb, 7–11pm; galleries open until 9pm
🏷 Free admission to most activities

For more information, visit ACM Light to Night 2024.

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20. Aliwal Urban Art Festival (AUAF)

Aliwal Urban Art Festival 2024

Organised by Arts House Limited during the last weekend of Singapore Art Week 2024, visitors can expect to be immersed in Singapore’s vibrant urban arts and culture scene through a series of exciting activities led by various renowned local urban arts groups and communities of different artistic practices. From activities like engaging visual art and dance workshops to exciting graffiti showcases, on top of open studio sessions, performances and more, AUAF invites all to enjoy an eclectic array of free and ticketed unique art-ivities at the heart of the vibrant cultural enclave of Kampong Gelam.

📅 27 Jan 2024
⏰ 12pm till late
📍 Aliwal Arts Centre
🏷 Free Admission

For more information, visit here.

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21. Japanese Cultural Festival (JCF) 2024 by NUS JSS

Japanese Cultural Festival (JCF) 2024

Passions set alight, our hearts burning bright! Our long anticipated Japanese Cultural Festival organized by the NUS Japanese Studies Society (JSS) is back! Come join us for an exciting day of fun and games and be enriched with a greater appreciation for Japanese culture!

📅 20 Jan 2024
⏰ 10am – 6pm
📍 University Town, NUS, Town Plaza, 2 College Ave West, Singapore 138607
🏷 Admission is free

For more information, visit here.

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22. Year of the Dragon at Wan Qing Festival of Spring

SYSNMH Wan Qing Festival of Spring 2024

The Wan Qing Festival of Spring at Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall ushers in the Year of the Dragon with its annual Festival of Spring celebrations. Look forward to family-friendly offerings including performances and workshops.

📅 16 Jan to 25 Feb 2024
📍 Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

For more information, visit Wan Qing Festival of Spring 2024.

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23. ART SG

ART SG

The fair fosters artistic excellence and cultural dialogue across Southeast Asia and the broader Asia Pacific region. Differentiated from other art fairs, ART SG is geared towards the interests of the globally minded collector and aims to expand these interests by promoting new discourse and connections; encouraging cross-border collecting. ART SG helps galleries to broaden and deepen their networks, and make an impact within the city of Singapore and the wider region.

📅 19 to 21 Jan 2024
📍 Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre

For more information, visit ART SG 2024.

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24. ARTBOX AVENUE

Artbox Avenue 2024 Hall 2

Singapore’s Largest Indoor All-Day Night Festival, ARTBOX, marks its comeback with ARTBOX AVENUE. Covering 105,000 sqft at Singapore Expo Hall 2, the event ingeniously recreates an immersive tapestry of bustling streets, showcasing an explosive fusion of global street culture.

📅 19 to 26 Jan & 2 to 4 Feb 2024
⏱ 12pm – 11pm
📍 Singapore Expo Hall 2
🏷 Admission charges applies

For more information, visit ARTBOX AVENUE.

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25. CapitaLand ushers in the Year of the Dragon with POP MART

Capitaland Lunar New Year Pop Mart Mickey Mouse

CapitaLand celebrates the Year of the Dragon with enchanting POP MART Disney-themed installations across 16 malls. Shoppers can immerse in festive joy, capturing spring-themed photos amidst pink bonsai trees and lanterns, and enjoy Lunar New Year experiences like the Dance of the Dragon light installation and POP MART’s festive pop-up store.

📅 1 Jan to 24 Feb 2024

For more information, visit CapitaLand Lunar New Year 2024.

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26. Marina Square ushers in the Lunar Year of the Dragon

Marina Square Lunar New Year of Dragon

Leap into the Lunar Year of the Dragon as Marina Square kickstarts the Chinese New Year celebrations with prosperous rewards, auspicious activities and traditional performances. Eat, play, shop and soak in the Lunar New Year festivities all under one roof at Marina Square.

📅 6 Jan to 24 Feb 2024
📍 Marina Square

For more information, visit Marina Square Lunar New Year 2024.

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27. Enter the realm of good fortune at Lendlease malls

Lendlease Malls Chinese New Year 2024

Lendlease malls welcome all to join the realm of good fortune where a wealth of rewards awaits! Usher in a roaring Lunar New Year with a chance to win a sleek Nissan LEAF or set sail on a high-seas adventure on Resorts World Cruises to Phuket or Kuala Lumpur and Penang!

📅 12 Jan to 24 Feb 2024
📍 313@somerset, Jem, Parkway Parade and Paya Lebar Quarter

For more information, visit Lendlease Malls Chinese New Year.

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28. NEX Celebrates the Blossoming of New Beginnings with Lunar New Year Festivities

NEX Lunar New Year 2024

Step into a new year of prosperity as NEX soars in the Year of the Dragon with a festive extravaganza. Shoppers can look forward to a Lunar New Year Fair by BHG, traditional performances, and an array of shopper rewards. Get ready to enter the new year with bliss and a sense of renewal with the whole family at NEX!

📅 12 Jan to 9 Feb 2024

For more information, visit NEX Lunar New Year.

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29. SCCC Celebrate Chinese New Year the SINGAPO人 Way – ‘CNY Family FUN’

SCCC Lunar New Year BeLONG Art Playground

Get ready to usher in the auspicious Year of the Dragon, a celebration of feasting, holiday joy and vibrant traditions. Soak in the Chinese New Year (CNY) vibes and celebrate SINGAPO人culture at the upcoming CNY Family FUN co-organised by Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre (SCCC) and Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO).

📅 26 to 28 Jan 2024
📍 Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre (SCCC)

For more information, visit SCCC Lunar New Year.

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30. Live long (龙) and prosper in the Lunar New Year with bountiful delights at Changi Airport and Jewel

Jewel CNY Animated dragon family at Canopy Park

Roar into the Year of the Dragon with a plethora of festive offerings at Changi Airport (Changi) and Jewel Changi Airport (Jewel)! From delectable festive dishes, and exciting shopping and dining promotions to memorable photo spots, there’s bound to be something that will fire you up for the Lunar New Year.

📅 12 Jan to 24 Feb 2024
📍 Changi Airport and Jewel

For more information, visit Changi Airport and Jewel Lunar New Year.

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31. Ice Magic Launches Singapore’s First-Ever Dog Winter Event – 4 Paws @ Ice Magic

4 Paws at Ice Magic

Dog owners and their furry friends will get to experience real snow and ice together in Singapore for the first time in history. There will be 3,000sqm of space for all furry friends to chill out and capture picturesque moments against the backdrop of Wooden Cottages, and be immersed in a world of mesmerizing glacial art, featuring igloo sculptures, enchanting illuminated icicles and more.

📅 13-14 and 20-21 Jan 2024

For more information, visit Ice Magic – 4 Paws @ Ice Magic.

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32. Singapore Really Really Free Market (SRRFM)

singapore really really free market

Come join us for this special edition of Singapore Really Really Free Market in the new year!

📅 28 Jan 2024
⏱ 10am – 4pm
📍 Objectifs (155 Middle Rd, Singapore 188977). (Nearest MRT Station: Dhoby Ghaut)
🏷 Free. Everyone is welcome!

For more information, visit Singapore Really Really Free Market (SRRFM).

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33. Pongal Open House at IHC

Pongal Cooking Workshop

Usher in the harvest festival with the Indian Heritage Centre (IHC) this Pongal! Pongal is a four-day harvest festival celebrated to give thanks to Surya, the Sun God for the blessings of a bountiful harvest.

📅 6 to 7 & 13 to 14 Jan 2024
📍 Indian Heritage Centre

For more information, visit Pongal Open House 2024.

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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.


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