Head Outdoors for Your Next Event
Not only can they hold large groups, but these breezy, nature-filled spots will also make your MICE event set-up extra memorable.
The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay
Why it’s great: Located within the iconic Gardens by the Bay, The Meadow is Singapore’s largest outdoor garden event space. The lush green open space, set against the stunning city backdrop, provides the perfect environment for mass events, carnivals, themed evenings, team building activities and more. For convenience, “Garden Cruisers” can be chartered to take your guests to the venue. After a day out at the venue, delegates may also enjoy the mesmerising music and light show at the nearby Supertree Grove.
Capacity: 3,600 pax (sit-down dinner); 7,200 (theatre seating); or 30,000 (standing)
Address: Bay South, Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 018953
Visit www.gardensbythebay.com.sg/en/book-a-venue/the-meadow.html for booking information and floor plan.
Changi Exhibition Centre
Why it’s great: Best known for hosting the Singapore Airshow, Changi Exhibition Centre provides 100,000m2 of outdoor space and 40,000m2 of indoor exhibition area (including an exhibition hall and multiple function rooms). The huge space is versatile, allowing you to create the perfect setting for anything you want – the space has been used for motoring events, concerts, corporate gatherings, conferences and more. Catering for busy VIPs with limited time in Singapore? The venue is just a 15-minute drive from Changi Airport so your guests can hop right over to your event after touching down.
Capacity: As a guide, nearly 80,000 visitors visited the Singapore Airshow over one weekend in 2018.
Address: 9 Aviation Park Road, Singapore 498760
Visit www.changiexhibitioncentre.com for more information and to arrange a site recce.
Why it’s great: The panoramic views of Singapore’s skyline from atop the hill will make for great pictures. Secondly, you will love the variety of spaces available. The indoor ballroom allows you to hold presentations in the day in cool comfort. When evening rolls around, your guests can adjourn to either the open-air Arbora restaurant, which looks out onto the harbour and cable cars, or Dusk Restaurant & Bar for glorious sunset vistas. Coach services and cable car rides can be arranged to get your guests to Faber Peak, which is just 10 minutes away from the city centre.
Capacity: 200 pax (banquet seating in the ballroom), 230 pax (seating at Arbora) and 160 (standing reception at Dusk Restaurant & Bar)
Address: 109 Mount Faber Road, Singapore 099203
Visit www.onefabergroup.com/mice-corporate-events for more information.