2019 Christmas Markets & Events Happening in Singapore

The Most Magical Christmas Markets & Events Happening in Singapore This 2019!

From unique festive goodies to thrilling amusement rides!

Singapore may not be the ideal winter Christmas destination, but it sure isn’t lacking in festive vibes! If you find yourself in sunny Singapore over the holidays, we’ve rounded up the best Christmas events for you to check out.

From a dedicated Frozen themed event in Changi Airport to the iconic Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay, it’s certainly starting to feel a lot like Christmas.

Grab your best pals, enjoy the stunning Christmas displays and indulge in the sumptuous yummy festive goodies! Christmas Markets in Singapore

1. Christmas Wonderland

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Back for its sixth edition, Christmas Wonderland is here to jumpstart the Christmas spirit! This Christmas extravaganza will feature 10 new attractions — including the debut of a Christmas Parade, a new interactive Santa’s Workshop, theatrical productions, and absolutely stunning floral and light displays. 

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This comes as an addition to the event’s traditional games and rides, as well as shopping and dining spaces. Time to grab your significant other and prepare yourselves for one heck of a romantic night!

When: 29 Nov to 26 Dec 2019 Christmas Markets in Singapore
Where: Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953
More details here.

2. A Frozen Wonderland

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Changi Airport’s might just bag the ‘Best Christmas Event’ title this year. Step into T3’s Departure Hall and be whisked away into the world of Disney’s Frozen 2! Visitors can look forward to stunning visuals (including a three-metre tall Olaf!), fun Frozen-related challenges and even opportunities to meet their favourite Frozen 2 characters! And if you have the time, head down to Jewel Changi to check out the Jewel Festive Market, an Arendelle-inspired marketplace.

When: 21 Nov 2019 to 5 Jan 2020
Where: Changi Airport T3 Departure Hall
More details here.

3. Christmas Garden at Tanglin Mall

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This event is a must-visit if you haven’t had the chance to experience snow. Come on down to experience a winter wonderland — without the need for thick scarves and winter jackets! Be amazed as the sky fills up with (artificial) snowflakes. This event will also feature a Christmas market, craft workshops, and even a Santa meet-and-greet! 

When: 15 Nov 2019 to 1 Jan 2020
Where: Tanglin Mall, 163 Tanglin Rd, Singapore 247933
More details here.

4. The Great Christmas Village

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Outgrowing its usual spot outside Ngee Ann City Plaza, this year’s event will take place over three venues along Orchard Road. Visitors can expect to enjoy tasty delights, captivating performances and even thrilling rides! That’s right: more than 20 amusement rides will be set up, including bumper cars, a pirate ship and even a Nerf obstacle course. How they are going to fit that many rides along Orchard Road still baffles us, but boy are we excited!

When: 23 Nov to 26 Dec 2019 Christmas Markets in Singapore
Where: Shaw House Urban Plaza, *SCAPE and Grange Road Car Park
More details here

5. Public Garden Christmas Markets in Singapore

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Buy cute gifts while supporting the local entrepreneur community? We’re so in. This market is one of our favourites – and dare we say best – for picking up unique and handmade goodies! Made by local designers (including some from abroad), these are the Christmas presents you won’t find in departmental stores. Think handmade earrings, homeware, keychains and even socks! Trust us, you’ll spend all your money in here. 

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When: 21 – 22 Dec 2019
Where: Level 4, Suntec Convention Hall 404, Suntec Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Raffles Boulevard, Singapore 039593
More details here

6. Capitol Kempinski Christmas Market

Capitol Kempinski joins in on the Christmas fun with their very own Christmas market! The Outdoor Plaza will be home to a seven-metre tall singing Christmas tree, and over 50 festive booths. Bring your friends and family as your skate the night away in the Capitol Kempinski Skating Rink!

When: 6 to 24 Dec 2019
Where: Outdoor Plaza & Arcade @ The Capitol Kempinski

7. Christmas Market Great World City at the Atrium

Snatch up all the hot deals at Great World City for hampers, chocolates or even a Christmas-themed photoshoot. Cold storage will also be holding their seasonal specials at the Christmas market which also features Yankee Candle, kiki.K and Independent Market.

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That’s not all — there will be a carousel and carolling for everyone to get into the Christmas cheer!

When: Until 25 Dec 2019

Where: 1 Kim Seng Promenade, Singapore 237994

More details here.

8. Villa Fiesta Christmas Market at Botanic

This market is perfect for those who love organic and natural products. You’ll be able to find soaps, snacks and candles that are made by hand. Kids will also have a great time with face painting and balloon twists. 

Treat yourself to a buffet on Christmas day at S$98+ per adult and S$48 per child. Bring a group of four and get one person free. Let the feasting begin! Children will also be treated to a free gingerbread decorating activity. 

When: 15 December 2019

Where: Tyersall Avenue, Ginger Garden, 259569

More details here

9. Deck the Halls: A Festive Creator’s Market

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It’s the season of giving so why not do some shopping that will allow you to give back to charity? At Creator’s Market, not only will you be able to get handmade items by local creators, but all proceeds will be donated to charity too. You can also learn to make snow globes and scented candles at workshops for that personal touch in your gifts.  

When: 15 Dec 2019, 11am to 5pm

Where: WeWork 83 Clemenceau Ave (Singapore), 83 Clemenceau Avenue, Singapore 239920

More details here.

10. Epigram Christmas Market

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Book lovers will go crazy at this Christmas market with books from both local and international authors selling for as low as S$1. Be sure to check out the schedule of when the local authors are making appearances so that you can get signed copies. 

When: 13 to 15 Dec

Where: 1008 Toa Payoh North, #03-08, Singapore 318996.

More details here.

11. Cluny Court Christmas Fair

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Ho, ho, ho – Santa will be waiting for you at this market at Cluny Court. Take pictures with him before you go through the market which features handicraft items and customised gifts from calendars to Christmas wreaths. Heading for that special year-end party after? There is a booth with make-up artists to help you put that glamorous look together!

When: 13 to 15 Dec 2019

Where: 501 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 259760

More details here.

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