1. Singapore Experience Lab
Singapore Experience Lab at Singapore Visitor Centre @ orchardgateway

Come join us at the Singapore Experience Lab, a showcase of Singapore's past, present and future tourism products in the comfort of a conserved shophouse. Visitors can join a 30-minute experiential tour, where they will be taken on an immersive journey which introduces Singapore's hidden stories and off-the-beaten track experiences, narrated through augmented reality, interactive project mapping, bespoke installation and doodle art. The lab tours are scheduled daily at 10.30am, 11.30am and 4pm. Please approach the staff if you would like to join the tour.

Date: Till May 2019

Venue: Singapore Visitor Centre @ orchardgateway

Website: Singapore Visitor Centre

Nearest MRT: Somerset


2. Christmas Wonderland
Christmas Wonderland event at Gardens by the Bay

Experience Christmas in the tropics at Christmas Wonderland, which is the first festival of its kind in Southeast Asia. Take a stroll through Christmas-themed attractions and a festive market, which will be decked out with light sculptures that have been specially flown in from Italy.

Date: 30 Nov-26 Dec

Venue: Gardens by the Bay

Website: www.christmaswonderland.sg

Nearest MRT: Bayfront


3. ZoukOut
Party go-ers at ZoukOut

This year, ZoukOut will be headlined by electronic dance music superstars, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike. Besides the biggest names in electronic dance music, expect majestic state-of-the-art sets, a full-fledged food village, roving performances and fringe activities.

Date: 1 Dec

Venue: Siloso Beach, Sentosa

Website: www.zoukout.com

Nearest MRT: HarbourFront


4. Judas Priest – Live in Singapore
Judas Priest concert

One of the most vocal proponents of metal music, Rob Halford and his associates show no signs of slowing down, even though several of them are over the age of 60. Get ready for a night of theatrical sets, elaborate costumes and raucous singalongs, which will include arena rock hits like Turbo Lover, Painkiller and Breaking The Law.

Date: 4 Dec

Venue: ZEPP@BIGBOX Singapore

Website: www.lamcproductions.com

Nearest MRT: Jurong East


5. Musical TARU
Musical TARU poster

One of the most loved family musicals in Korea, Musical TARU is an edutainment production that will be performed in Mandarin by Singaporean and Taiwanese celebrities. Marvel at the intricate costumes and sets of this musical, which tell the story of dinosaur fossils that come to life in a museum when night falls.

Date: 7 Dec 2018 to 13 Jan 2019

Venue: Resorts World™ Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa

Website: www.sistic.com.sg/events/taru0119

Nearest MRT: HarbourFront


6. Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon
Man running Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon along Marina Bay Photo by IRONMAN (Asia)

This IAAF Gold Label road race invites seasoned runners and casual hobbyists alike to take part in an array of distances and categories. The Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon hosts thousands of avid runners every December, who get to enjoy unique views of the sunrise as they run past prominent landmarks of our city.

Date: 8-9 Dec

Venue: F1 Pit Building

Website: www.singaporemarathon.com

Nearest MRT: Promenade


7. Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2019
Fireworks at the Marina Bay Countdown

Immerse in the year-end festivities which stretch across the banks of Marina Bay and the Civic District. Enjoy live performances, pop-up food stalls and other fringe activities during the celebrations. This mega-party will showcase a series of firework displays, culminating in a pyrotechnic extravaganza at midnight.

Date: 31 Dec

Venue: Marina Bay

Website: www.marinacountdown.sg

Nearest MRT: Bayfront, Esplanade and Raffles Place


8. Clarke Quay New Year’s Eve Countdown Party
Party crowd at Clarke Quay’s countdown party

Welcome the new year with the epic party at Clarke Quay Fountain Square, where you can indulge in performances by live bands; admission is free. Extend your night out with the many bars and clubs around Clarke Quay that offer exclusive New Year’s Eve promotions and themed parties.

Date: 31 Dec

Venue: Clarke Quay

Website: www.clarkequay.com.sg

Nearest MRT: Clarke Quay


9. A Craftsman’s Journey: From Dream to Reality
Participants getting some hands-on fun during the workshop

Join us to experience how Passion is made Possible with our Singaporean Craftsmen! Our craftsmen will be at the Singapore Visitor Centre @ orchardgateway to showcase their talent and share how they pursue their dreams. Take part in the exclusive interactive workshops conducted by our craftsmen, where you will get first-hand experience in making and tasting local produce. The interactive workshop is scheduled every Thursday to Sunday at 10.30am & 11.30am. No registration needed.

Date: Till 27 Jan 2019

Venue: Singapore Visitor Centre

Nearest MRT: Somerset