Eat, play and shop – an illuminating experience for everyone at Christmas Wonderland
Gastronomical adventures, festive performances and traditional Christmas activities set against a beautiful backdrop of luminarie light sculptures await visitors this year.
SINGAPORE — Visitors to Singapore’s largest annual Yuletide event will get to enjoy an authentic festive experience with an exciting array of free live performances, tantalising food and beverage options and attractive prizes in store for lucky winners at Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay this 30th November to 26th December.
In addition to the stunning Italian luminarie light sculptures, Asia’s largest Santa’s Grotto as well as the Singapore debut of ‘The Magic of Rob Lake’, visitors will also be treated to an array of free performances at Christmas Wonderland.
Illuminating festive treats for the whole family
The ‘Yuletide Sessions’ at the Cassa Armonica will feature a myriad of music acts performing original tunes and Christmas covers, spreading the joy of Christmas throughout the fairground. A brand-new line-up of local music talents – Joanna Dong, Rani Singam & Andrew Lim, Lorong Boys, Orchestra Collective, Sobs, Sara Wee x Joie Tan x JAWN and .gif – will perform for the very first time at Christmas Wonderland. Choirs will also ring in the festive cheer with classic choral performances.
Visitors young and old can enjoy carnival games and rides throughout Christmas Wonderland. Hop on the Christmas train and new attractions including the Snowman Swing, Santa’s Train, Mini Ferris Wheel, Carousel, Ski Gliders or Gingerbread inflatables for a memorable time or test your mettle at the carnival game stalls to win adorable plushies. Tokens are required to play the carnival games and rides.
Christmas goodies at the Festive Market
Over at the Festive Market, visitors will discover interesting craft goods and unusual food finds that are exclusive to Christmas Wonderland. Savoury delights include the Giant Turkey Leg from The Beast, Beef Tenderloin Cube Rosti from The 6ixs Rosti, Truffle Lobster Roll Croissant from Street Food Circus SG, Turkey Burger with Cranberry Aioli from Kuvo’s, Christmas ‘Chix’ and Fries from Chix in a Cone by Sofnade, Cheezy Truffle Nachos from Chocho Nachos and grill platters at Fat Belly.
For a sweet treat, enjoy signature Japanese soufflé pancakes from Out of the Woods, Christmas Red Wine Cake from Coffee & Smores by Big O, waffles and crepes from French bakery and patisserie Paul, Raspberry x Lychee x Rose Macarons from The M Plot, Fried Oreo with Peppermint Ice Cream from The Swag Social, Churros with Sticky Date Sauce and Premium Pistachio Ice Cream from Churros Republic and Strawberry Smoothie with Kiwi Slices from Kane Mochi.
With the diverse range of craft vendors at the Festive Market, you can be sure to pick up a unique gift for your loved ones at Christmas Wonderland. Feast your eyes on beautiful handmade jewellery from Bacteria Secret, artisan crafted products from Bold&Craft, modern minimalist products from Plain Supplies and leather goods from Campo Marzio. Other interesting finds include handmade natural soy wax candles from Sally’s Room, sock toys from Angel Wings Workshop and beauty products from Macqueza.
The Mistletoe Alley will feature more unique trinkets, including intricate musical carousels from Whimsical Fantasies, illuminated construction blocks from Light Stax as well as artisanal perfumes from Freda’D. Merchandise from Autism Resource Centre’s The Art Faculty will also be sold to generate income for differently-abled student artists.
Embark on a gastronomical adventure at Slice of SAVOUR
Delight your taste buds with affordable gourmet cuisine by some of Singapore’s trendiest restaurants at ‘Slice of SAVOUR’, a bite-sized format of the SAVOUR Gourmet Festival. Visitors can sample modern French cuisine by Michelin-star chef Emmanuel Stroobant’s Saint Pierre, contemporary Italian cuisine by Chef Simone Depalmas from Sinfonia Ristorante and modern Chinese bites from Blue Lotus by Chef Ricky Ng from just $6. The curated selection of posh nosh also includes comfort food such as mouth-watering burgers from Three Buns by Potato Head Singapore and all-day café-bistro favourites from Bee’s Knees. Three Wisemen will also be serving artisanal Yuletide cocktails exclusive to Christmas Wonderland.
Season of giving with instant wins and lucky draw prizes
Prior to the event’s official launch, members of the public who purchase tickets to Christmas Wonderland by 29 November will stand a chance to win one of five $200 shopping vouchers in Christmas Wonderland’s early-bird special.
From 30 November to 26 December, all visitors will stand a chance to win one of ten prizes in three Christmas Wonderland Giveaway conducted on 7, 14 and 27 December. Prizes include three Genting Dream cruise holidays for a family of four worth $4,600 each, a 3-day trip for two to Bali, Pattaya or Penang, inclusive of a two night stay at Hard Rock hotel and return flight tickets worth up to $2,500 each as well as shopping vouchers.
Daily instant wins for various Christmas Wonderland experiences are also up for grabs at the event, including outdoor skating sessions; free carnival games and rides as well as tickets to ‘The Magic of Rob Lake’. Terms and conditions apply. For more information, please visit: www.christmaswonderland.sg