Experience an unique Christmas Wonderland right here in Singapore!
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.
Happening from 27 November 2015 to 3 January 2016, dun miss this event!
Event: Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay
Period: 27 November 2015 to 3 January 2016, 4:00PM to 12:00 midnight daily
Venue: Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 018953
Admission: Free. Standard ticketing charges apply for entry into the Christmas Toyland at the Flower Dome within Gardens by the Bay.
Be dazzled by more than 50 picturesque light sculptures spread throughout the Gardens
Lending a festive air to the Gardens, the magnificent Luminarie light sculptures, delicately handmade by Italian skilled craftsmen using white wood from the south of Italy, will feature an all-new architectural design reminiscent of the medieval period. As many as 56 enchanting sculptures – the tallest towering over 20 metres – will nestle amidst the greenery within the Supertree Grove, Dragonfly Bridge and Flower Dome.
Not to be missed is the majestic 20.5-metres high and 24-metres wide Spalliera that will frame the Cassa Armonica gazebo at the Supertree Grove, providing a stunning backdrop for the Christmas Carols and Yuletide sessions, as well as the crowd-favourite Blizzard Time, that will take place here.
The Luminarie are on display from 28 November 2015 to 3 January 2016, 7:00PM to 12:00AM daily.
Toys reign supreme in this brand-new floral display in the Flower Dome
A brand-new Christmas Toyland floral display blooms in the coolness of the Flower Dome. This year, toys reign supreme amidst yuletide floral favourites like the poinsettia, Christmas rose, winter heather and holly.
Towering over the enchanting floral display is the centerpiece of Christmas Toyland – an 11-metre tall Christmas Pyramid decked with toys. This multi-tiered traditional German wooden carousel will transform into a 'live' stage, hosting a series of festive performances for the very first time in the Flower Field.
The Christmas Toyland is on display at the Flower Dome from 21 November 2015 to 5 January 2016, 9:00AM to 9:00PM daily. Conservatory charges apply.
Dine in an exquisite assembly of the century-old travelling ‘Mirror Tent’ from the Netherlands
The ornate century-old Spiegeltent or "Mirror Tent" is a large travelling tent constructed in wood and canvas complete with brocade draperies, stained glass and beautifully handcarved artwork. This 6-metre high and 18-metre wide tent comes in 1000 pieces, which are expertly assembled in just 2 days! Originally built in the late 19th and early 20th century, only a handful of them remain in existence and are used as a feature attraction at various festivals around the world.
Dine at the spectacular Spiegeltent for a unique culinary experience and savour a range of food and beverage options specially curated by Harry's.
The Spiegeltent is open from 27 November 2015 to 27 December 2015, 4:00PM to 11:00PM daily. For corporate bookings of the Spiegeltent, please write in to [email protected]
Take in the arctic experience of a Snow Playground and an Ice Skating Rink
Making its debut at the festival this year, step into the Ice Palace, a 20.3-metre wide indoor chamber that delivers an arctic experience sure to be enjoyed for both the young and old. Bundle up and play at the Snow Playground, or don your skates and glide around the Ice Skating Rink.
The Ice Palace is open from 27 November 2015 to 27 December 2015, 4:00PM to 11:00PM daily.
Snow Playground – S$12.00 per child/adult, for one 30-minute session (inclusive of boots)
Ice Skating Rink – S$14.00 per child/adult, for one 30-minute session (inclusive of skates) Tokens must be purchased for the Snow Playground and Ice Skating Rink attractions. Token booths are located around the event site. Gloves and socks are available at an additional cost of $2 each.
Make a child's dreams come true with a visit to Santa
Christmas just wouldn't be complete without a visit to Santa! Here's a chance for little ones to meet Santa Claus and tell him their dearest wish. Come to the Santa's Cottage and have a memorable photo-taking moment with Santa.
Get ahead with your Christmas shopping or enjoy the festive atmosphere around a European-style Christmas Market
Weave your way around the Supertree Grove, where the charming European-style Festive Market will feature a collection of 19 specially designed wooden huts adapted from renowned Christmas markets throughout Europe, such as those in Hyde Park in London and the Avenue des Champs-élysées in Paris.
Shop for one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts such as Luminarie souvenirs, crafts, boutique goods and vintage finds, or indulge in tasty treats and specialty food and beverages, from a traditional Christmas dinner to Mediterranean dishes, European desserts and wines.
More information on the Festive Market vendors will be available in the coming weeks.
The Festive Market is open from 27 November 2015 to 27 December 2015, 4:00PM to 11:00PM daily.
Read more on the event here!