ORBA xmas lights

Singapore’s must-visit lifestyle destination, Orchard Road, comes to life as Christmas comes to town.

Now in its 40th year, Christmas on Great Street—an annual light-up that transforms Orchard Road into a festive wonderland—is slated to return, with bright lights, enchanting decorations, endless music, and holiday cheer galore.

Festive fun and Dazzling experiences
ORBA xmas lights

From 16 November 2023, the streets of Orchard Road will be illuminated by dazzling arches of lights and enchanting decorations. Visitors to Orchard Road should also keep a lookout for a stunning augmented reality projection on the wall of the Hilton Singapore Orchard.

Additionally, Music in the Air will be bringing you Christmas tunes along the stretch from ION Orchard to Ngee Ann City, as well as outside Mandarin Gallery, Paragon, Shaw House, Tong Building and Wheelock Place. Visitors can also enjoy a special visual treat by scanning the key visuals on any of the 25 glass panels located along the entire stretch of Orchard Road between ION Orchard to Mandarin Gallery using the PopAR Live App.

Fret not if you find yourself occupied during the festive season—the lights, music and decoration linger until 1 January 2024, giving you ample time to soak in the festive mood.

Bringing Back the magic of the Great Christmas Village

As part of this year’s festivities, Christmas on A Great Street will be ushering in the festive cheer with three Great Christmas Villages at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza, Plaza Singapura and Shaw House. The villages will open from 24 November 2023 at Shaw House, 1 December 2023 at Plaza Singapura and 8 December 2023 at Ngee Ann City.

Enjoy live performances by local and international artists, savour delicious bites from food trucks, enjoy thrilling carnival rides and games, and discover exciting pop-up stores. Look forward to Euro Swing, London Train, Robotic Ride, CycleJet, and an Arcade House filled with arcade games for endless fun and entertainment.

The Great Christmas Eve Street Party

Soak in the holiday spirit at the first-ever Christmas Eve street party along Orchard Road on 24 December 2023,  from 8pm to 12:30am. Join in the celebrations and dance the night away as Orchard Road (between Paterson and Bideford junction) transforms into a lively party with a variety of performances from local dancers, live bands and Christmas carollers. For shoppers, don’t miss out on the chance for some last-minute Christmas shopping at the retail booths.

New Year Eve Countdown Party

To ring in the new year, join in the New Year's Eve Countdown Party on 31 December 2023, from 8pm to 12.30am at the Ngee Ann City Great Christmas Village. Enjoy an electrifying night filled with live performances by local bands Melissa & The Usual Suspects and Cold Cut Duo as we count down to the new year.

Regardless of what you crave, this year’s Christmas on A Great Street is bound to be unforgettable fun for the entire family!