Things to do in Singapore over the Christmas weekend of December 24-25

Music performances, Bhangra dance from India, and many more in the list to fill this festive weekend with a spree of joy, good food and a variety of music.

Celebrate December at Esplanade Photo courtesy: Esplanade

Celebrate December

Get yourself a special treat in this festive aura and celebrate the cheer at Esplanade. To name few of the activities throughout the festive season, you can enjoy free music performances, puppetry programmes, interactive storytelling, and DIY craft activities. Do not forget to enjoy dining & shopping deals when you quote “ART MEETS LIFE” at Esplanade Mall.

When: Ongoing till December 31 at 12:00am
Where: Esplanade – Theatres on the bay, Singapore 038981
Entry: Free
Event link: Celebrate December

Learn some Bhangra dance moves Photo courtesy: Esplanade

Learn some Bhangra dance moves

Head over to the Esplanade and join multicultural Bhangra dance group, Shere Punjab Bhangra. Watch them perform and then try out some moves at a fun, free lesson.

When: December 24-25 at 3.25pm, 4.25pm and 5.25pm
Where: Various locations around Esplanade
Entry: Free
Event link: Shere Punjab Bhangra

Celebrate Christmas at a Christmas Wonderland Photo courtesy: Gardens by the Bay

Celebrate Christmas at a Christmas Wonderland

For a full whammy of festive feels then head over to Christmas Wonderland where the kiddos can hang out with Santa, experience tropical style snow, take a spin around the ice rink and check out the dazzling lights.

When: Ongoing till January 1, 2017
Where: Christmas Wonderland, Gardens by the Bay
Entry: From SGD4 per person
Event link: Christmas Wonderland

Canvas x Kitsuné Club Night present Pat Lok (CAN) Photo courtesy: Facebook page of CANVAS

Canvas x Kitsuné Club Night present Pat Lok (CAN)

Kitsuné Club Night returns to our shores with good tidings courtesy of Vancouver-based producer Pat Lok. Get groovy on this festive season on the beats of fusion of soul and R&B with classic house jams. Roy and Special K going to set the party with electric music, disco and funk.

When: December 24 at 10:00pm
Where: CANVAS, Clarke Quay, #B1-01/06, The Riverwalk, 20 Upper Circular Rd, Singapore 058416
Entry: SGD20, includes one drink
Event link: Canvas x Kitsune Club Night

The Local People x CHIJMES Photo courtesy: Facebook page of The Local People

The Local People x CHIJMES

Experience a different taste of shopping with this Christmas market. The vendors will be hawking local wares, from handmade jewellery to art pieces, with some nosh on the side as well. The Local People will also be complimenting the spree of Christmas with some live music performed by local bands. Booths are still up for grabs for SGD100 a pop.

When: December 23 at 7:00pm and December 24 at 10:00am
Where: Chijmes, 30, Victoria Street, Singapore 187996
Entry: Free
Event link: The Local People