With Christmas right around the corner, we’ve come up with a list of places for catching Santa in action. Read on for the inside scoop on where to find Santa, Christmas carolers, delicious holiday goodies and festive fairs!
Christmas Fair & Santa at Cluny Court
When: 24 to 26 November, 1 to 3 December
Where: Cluny Court
Find all you need for the festive season ahead while contributing to a good cause at the Christmas Fair at Cluny Court. Drop your donations to the Children’s Cancer Foundation in the boxes set up around the mall. At the fair, pick up festive items such as tree decorations and gift tags as well as cakes and wines. Looking for a gift for someone special? There will be stationery, children’s books, candles, cushions, tableware, tote bags, jewellery and more on offer. Plus, from 24 November to 17 December, catch Santa for a meet-and-greet session! Find out more on the Cluny Court website and Facebook page.
When: 1 to 26 December
Where: Gardens by the Bay
Christmas Wonderland returns for its fourth edition, this year promising more great festive activities and stunning lights to enjoy. This family-friendly yuletide fair offers a wide range of fun things to do for the whole family, such as acrobatic performances, carnival games and skating. You’ll want to bring the little ones to visit Santa in his grotto and snap a shot for memories’ sake! Attractions will be open from 4pm to 11pm daily, with luminaries lit from 7pm to midnight daily.
Tree Lighting Evening at American Club
When: 30 November
Where: American Club
What better way to start the holiday season than with tasty cookies and warm eggnog as Santa lights up the Christmas tree at the American Club. This annual event is a crowd favourite, open to Club members and their guests. Sit back and listen to lovely carols sung by the live choir, and snap a photo with Santa. For more info, call 6737 3411 or email email@example.com.
Tanglin Trust School PTA Christmas Fair
When: 2 December
Where: Tanglin Trust School
Head along to the annual Tanglin trust PTA Christmas Fair for some jolly fun this festive season. The littlies will enjoy a visit to Santa’s grotto for a photo opt while the adults will enjoy browsing the stores for Christmas gifts and tasty eats.
Merry Little Christmas Festival
When: 6 to 10 December
Where: Visual Arts Centre, #01-02
Still looking for that perfect present? Head over to the Merry Little Christmas Festival where you can shop for unique Christmas gifts. Sourced from all over the world, items on sale include everything from fashion and accessories to homeware and art. Your little ones will be well-entertained with balloon artistry, face painting and more. Also, don’t miss the chance for a photo op with Santa! The festival will be open daily from 11am to 5pm, and from 11am to 8pm on Thursday and Saturday.
When: 10 November to 8 January
Where: Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay
This Christmas, the Flower Dome will be transformed into a winter wonderland with Poinsettia Wishes. Feast your eyes on beautiful poinsettias, amaryllis, Christmas trees and other lovely festive flowers and plants. Besides the floral displays, Santa will be out to greet visitors on selected days in December.
Santa at Snow City
When: 23 to 25 December
Where: Snow City
Staying in town this festive season? Head to Snow City and enjoy a White Christmas! Be sure to catch Santa, who’ll be making a visit to the snow chamber with his reindeers in tow. While you’re there, you can also enjoy Christmas carols by a cappella singers (24 and 25 December, 2.30pm).
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