It’s DECEMBER — the most anticipated month of the year! Wondering where to experience the Christmas atmosphere in this festive season? Christmas Toyland and Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay are MUST GOES this year!
Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay
Christmas Wonderland, Singapore’s biggest yuletide fair, was created to enthral visitors with a combination of magnificent sculptures of light and charming festive markets alongside carnival games.
Back for its second year, Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay 2015 spans 35,000 square metres, across four main areas: the magnificent Luminarie light sculptures which begin at the Golden Garden and extend throughout the festival site; the Festive Market at the Supertree Grove; the Fairground near The Meadow; and the Christmas Toyland floral display in the Flower Dome.
Source: Christmas Wonderland official website
Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay is jointly organized by Blue Sky Events and Gardens by the Bay. The admission is FREE!
Luminarie Light Sculptures
The magnificent Baroque-style light sculptures definitely added new life to the usual Supertree Grove. Having a walk in the middle of towering trees you will be mesmerized by the surrounding Christmas Spirit. The setup at Gardens by the Bay is very spectacular. So get your camera ready for the photo-taking opportunities!
A snowy Christmas in Singapore? Yes! In addition to the great Luminarie light sculptures, there are snowfall shows that make the place a beautiful backdrop for photos. Be sure to drop by at the correct timings to capture the moment!
Check out the timings!
Ice Palace – Ice skating Rink + Snow Playground
Time for Ice Palace when you are too hot to walk out there. What’s there inside the ice palace? Ice skating rink and snow playground! The temperature is much lower inside so please bring along jackets if you are planning to have fun there 🙂
Boots will be provided in the snow playground. If you’re bringing kids here, prepare jackets, socks and gloves! Otherwise, socks and gloves are also available at additional costs.
Indulge in the fun rides like carousel, swinging chairs, Helter Skelter Slide and Christmas Train! These will definitely delight the playful kids.
Tokens must be purchased from Token Booths around the event site for the rides.
Try your luck and have fun with these exciting carnival games and you might just walk away with the attractive prizes!
You can also do your Christmas shopping here while enjoying the festive atmosphere! Festive Market here at Gardens by the Bay has many stalls that offer a wide range of Christmas gift ideas. Toys, art crafts, boutique goods, vintage finds, food and beverages can be found here.
The festive market made up of rows of well decorated wooden huts.
In addition to all these attractions, there are other surprises like Santa’s Cottage, AIA TrickArt, Speigeltent (Dining in Mirror Tent) and other performances and parades. To know more about Christmas Wonderland, check out their official website HERE!
Christmas Toyland @ Flower Dome
Check out the Christmas Special at Gardens by the Bay Flower Dome! At this time of the year, the Flower Dome brings to you a different experience with dazzling Christmas decorations. The majestic Christmas pyramid decked with toys transformed the Dome into a wonderland which is full of festive spirit. Additionally, this multi-tiered wooden carousel will be turned into a live stage for a series of festive performances.
Wish to know more? Please visit the Gardens by the Bay official site HERE!