Changi Airport Invites Families into a Candy-themed Wonderland this Festive Season!

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Immerse yourself in the joy of the season at Changi Airport with a Candy-themed wonderland, whimsical carnival games and rides, as well as a snow house filled with wintry fun! 

Changi Airport is set to transform into a realm of festive charm from 4 Nov 2023 to 31 Mar 2024 with a magical candyland filled with fun, games and lots of snow - so head down for to create your wintry family fun! As you explore this magical candyland, look out for Changi’s ever lovable dinosaur mascots, dazzling fairy stilt walkers or even Santa himself!

Candy Wonderland - Photo Spots and Performances

Venue: Terminal 3, Level 2, in front of Departure Immigration
Dates: 4 Nov 2023 - 1 Jan 2024, 11 am - 10 pm daily

At the heart of the festivities lies the sweetest spectacle: Candy Wonderland at Terminal 3’s departure hall. A cuddly 5-metre-tall bear, a 7-metre-tall rotating cupcake Ferris wheel, a pool of sprinkles, and candy cane lane beckon Changi’s visitors into a world of sweet delight.

As dusk falls each day, a spellbinding light and snow show will add a touch of magic to the evening. On selected Friday and Saturday evenings, look out for buskers, jugglers, and a live marching band performing holiday tunes. 

Happening at the Candy Carnival (L1 & B2)

  • Dino Mascots: Fri - Sun, PH till 25 Dec 2023, 6.30 pm and 7.30 pm (30 mins each)
  • Santa Claus: Fri - Sun, PH from 15 to 25 Dec 2023, 5.30 pm (1 hour)
  • Lighted Fairy Stilt Walkers: Every Sat from 15 Nov 2023, 4 pm (1 hour)

Happening at the Candy Wonderland (L2)

  • Dino Mascots: Fri - Sun, PH till 25 Dec 2023, 6.30 pm and 7.30 pm (30 mins each)
  • Marching Band: Every Sat till 25 Dec 2023, 7.30 pm and 8.30 pm (30 mins each)
  • Santa Claus: Fri - Sun, PH from 15 to 25 Dec 2023, 7.45 pm (1 hour)
  • Lighted Fairy Stilt Walkers: Every Sat from 15 Nov 2023, 6 pm (1 hour)
  • Buskers / Jugglers: Every Fri from 24 Nov 2023, 6 pm (1 hour)
  • Snow Show:¬†Mon to Thu at 7.30 pm and 8.30 pm, and from Fri to Sun at 7.30 pm, 8.30 pm and 9.30 pm.¬†

Candy Carnival - Games, Rides and Family Fun

Venue: Terminal 3, Level 1, Arrival Hall, outside McDonald’s and Basement 2, near Kopitiam
Dates: 4 Nov 2023 - 31 Mar 2024 
Opening Hours: 5 pm - 10 pm (Fri), 12 pm - 10 pm (Sat, Sun, PH and Sch Hol)

Not to be missed is the Candy Carnival located at T3’s arrival hall bursts with a plethora of exciting carnival games, rides, and adorable Changi-exclusive confectionery-themed prizes to be won. Test your aim at the virtual reality shooting game, bring home humongous plushies at the giant claw machine or bounce to your heart’s content at Candy Bounce’s inflatable castle of desserts. 

At the carnival games, test your skills (and luck) and stand a chance to bring home authentic Disney plushies and merchandise featuring everyone's favourite characters, including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Pooh Bear, Chip and Dale, and more! 

Little ones can get a sugar rush on the Candy Kart go-kart course before savouring yummy carnival classics like nachos, corndogs, takoyaki (octopus balls) and even viral favourites like the Korean cheese coin pancake with its stringy, gooey centre! 


Most carnival games are priced at 4 tokens, and claw machines range from 2 to 3 tokens. Tokens can be purchased or redeemed.

  • Spend a minimum of $50 in the Public Areas / Transit Arrival¬†of Changi Airport Terminals 1 to 4 to redeem 5 free carnival¬†credits. ($80 for supermarkets or Jewel Changi Airport).
    • Mastercard / Changi Pay users get additional 5 free carnival credits
  • Carnival Credits may be purchased via Changi App
    • $20 ‚Äď 21 credits
    • $50 ‚Äď 55 credits + 1 free ride at Basement 2 /¬†60 credits + 1 free ride at Basement 2 (Mastercard Users)
    • $100 ‚Äď 120 credits + 2 free rides at Basement 2 /¬†125 credits + 2 free rides at Basement 2 (Mastercard Users)

Age and Height Restrictions

  • Candy Kart:¬†Participants must be minimally 5 years-old and above, and
    above 1.1m in height, covered shoes must be worn
  • Candy Bounce:¬†Participants must be minimally 4 years-old and above, and
    above 0.90 to 1.4m in height, non-slips socks required

Carnival Food

In case the little ones get hungry from all the play, parents you will be please to know that there are food stalls selling carnival food at the Candy Carnival too - so don't worry about going hungry!

Candy Snow House - Playing in the Cold and Snow

Venue: Terminal 3, Level 1, Arrival Hall, outside McDonald’s

  • 4 Nov 2023 ‚Äď 1 Jan 2024: 12 pm - 10 pm, daily
  • 2 Jan ‚Äď 31 Mar 2024: 5 pm - 10 pm (Fri), 12 pm - 10 pm (Weekends, Sch Hol & PH)

Fees: $18.00 via direct purchase of Candy Snow House Pass on Changi App, 20 Carnival Credits / Tokens

Just beyond the Candy Carnival lies the enchanting Candy Snow House, a fantastical world of snow and ice. Discover intricately carved ice sculptures which glow from within, such as a majestic reindeer-drawn sleigh and a cast of friendly candy pals come to life.

Slide right into the festive mood on the three-lane 5-metre-long snow slide or the 3-metre-long ice luge. Challenge your friends to a game of basketball, snow bowling, or mini golf on a course made entirely of ice!

Then, live your winter holiday dreams by riding on a hand-pulled sleigh or skate around on a snow scooter.

Note that the entry includes winter jackets and boots, you may choose to rent the following 

  • Waterproof pants @ $4.50 per pair,¬†
  • Gloves @ $3.50 per pair¬†
  • Locker rental @ $2.00 per locker.

The following may also be purchased, 

  • Socks @ $3.50 per pair,¬†
  • Children‚Äôs earmuffs @ $6.00 per piece¬†
  • Children‚Äôs snow toy @ $5.00

Do note that long pants and socks are required for entry and children under 3 are encouraged to bring their own winter wear due to sizing. Photography is also not allowed inside the snow house. 

Sleepover at Changi Experience Studio

Venue: Changi Experience Studio, Jewel, Level 4
Dates: 25 Nov - 23 Dec 2023
Fees: $88 (Adult), $98 (Child)

Changi Experience Studio’s ever-popular overnight family camp is back! Celebrate the festive season by spending an enchanting 2D1N at the airport with your family. The following are also provided as part of your stay! 

  • Chocolate Art Jamming (one kit per child)
  • Candy Snow House
  • Candy Kart (per child)
  • Candy Bouncy Castle (per child)
  • Magical Sleepover at Changi Experience Studio [Air mattress
  • provided]
  • Entry ticket to Changi Experience Studio
  • Complimentary parking (1 coupon per family)

Changi Candy Premiums

Collect all five Changi Candy premiums this festive season! Selection includes the Candy Packing Cube, Candy Travel Bag, Candy Teddy Bear, Candy Sling Bag and Candy Luggage.

Premiums can be purchased at $7.90 (except Candy Luggage at $39.90) with a minimum spend of S$50 in the public areas of Changi Airport, Jewel Changi Airport, and on iShopChangi or S$100 in transit from 4 November 2023 to 1 January 2024.


Families can expect more fun experiences at Changi Airport this festive season! Stay tune as we continue to update our article or visit for more details!


*Photo Credits: Changi Airport Group



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This article is prepared by

Jiarong Yu
Daddy to 2 adorable little ones. Misses them the moment they are not around, regrets missing them the moment they are around.

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