Five things to do in Singapore over the New Year’s weekend of December 30-31

When it’s the New Year weekend, everyone’s got to have plans. Looking for a beach party or a night party, Singapore has no shortage of countdown events to look for. Here are five picks to choose from:

1. Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2018

1.Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2018
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The tradition for the past 12 years, the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown is here again to continue to groove and invite visitors to make wishes. The 13th edition of the annual countdown celebration will see programmes like Santa Run for Wishes and MBSC Charity Trail. Marina Bay and Civic District will be transformed with firework displays and light projection shows.

When: December 31, at 7:00pm
Where: Marina Bay Singapore
Entry: Free

2. Siloso Beach Party

Siloso Beach Party
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The party you don’t want to say no to. Sentosa’s glitzy 12-hour beach extravaganza returns for the 11th year with super talented DJ duo Bassjackers taking centre stage this year. An exhilarating line-up of banging electronic dance music (EDM) acts is set to thrill and delight throngs of beachgoers with adrenaline-pumping music from dusk till dawn.

When: December 31, 2017 to January 1, 2018
Where: Siloso Beach
Entry: SGD11 to SGD48

3. Countdown at 12, Wave House Sentosa

Countdown at 12, Wave House Sentosa
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Non-stop music along with 12 DJs and 12 free drinks. What else you need to have a new year bash going. Countdown at 12 featuring international artists and good vibes. You don’t have to fuss over expensive drinks on New Year’s Eve because it’s worth every dine with tickets at just SGD50.

When: December 31, 2017 to January 1, 2018, at 6:00pm to 6:00am
Where: Wave House Sentosa
Entry: SGD50

4. Beach BBQ Party, Coastes & Sand Bar

4.Beach BBQ Party, Coastes & Sand Bar
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Team up for a beach barbeque party boasting a newly-restored beachfront and tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Ring in the new year in a unique and charming setting by the beach as Coastes and Sand Bar. Party by the beach and indulge in a buffet spread of freshly grilled seafood, succulent meats, hearty mains and sweet treats for SGD70 NETT per person.

When: December 31, 2017 to January 1, 2018, at 6:00pm to 1:00am
Where: Coastes, 50 Siloso Beach Walk Singapore
Entry: SGD70

5. Supply & Demand Esplanade

Supply & Demand Esplanade
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This contemporary chic Italian bistro and rooftop bar in the heart of the Marina Bay precinct is offering celebratory New Year’s Eve dining packages just for you. Tuck into a delectable three-course dinner featuring some of the restaurant’s exquisite Italian-inspired dishes whilst admiring the spectacular waterfront view! With a live screening of the New Year’s Eve Countdown and song dedications to jazz up the rooftop bar vibes, you can dodge the crowds and usher in 2018 in grand style.   

When: December 31, at 6:00pm to 2:30am
Where: Esplanade Mall
Entry: Free

Garima Kapil
Garima Kapil – Senior Writer

Garima Kapil has around five years of experience in the field of writing and editing. Specialised in writing, performing proof-reading and text editing functions along with content ideation; she has worked with leading e-commerce and as a freelancer. She writes on lifestyle, news, telecom, travel, education, healthcare, immigration, along with other subjects required as a full-time writer and freelancer. 


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