Fireworks display will be happening to welcome 2023 at 5 heartland locations, as announced by the People's Association!
For the 3rd consecutive year, fireworks displays will be set off at 5 heartland locations around Singapore for more families to welcome the new year with a big bang!
Activities and Fireworks
There will be various activities and fireworks for residents to enjoy. Below are the details of each venue.
1. heARTs! @ Boon Lay 2023 - Boon Lay Countdown 2023
- Hardcourt beside Blk 215 Boon Lay Place
- 6.30 pm - 12.30 am
ActiveSG and River Valley High School will be setting up sports try-outs and games booths at the Countdown Carnival, to promote healthier living. The highlight will be the fireworks display at the carpark behind Savoy Theatre.
2. Countdown to 2023 @ One Punggol
- One Punggol's Celebration Square and Rooftop
- 3 pm - 1 am
One Punggol (OP) will host its first Year-end Countdown party for Punggol residents. Held in collaboration with Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC, this event will feature fringe activities like a movie marathon, fitness workouts, bouncy castles, face painting and free snacks from 3pm. In the evening, there will be showcase performances by Grassroots Organisations as well as professional performing artistes
The programme highlight will be the fireworks showcase display which will be staged across OP at the Waterway Park. Residents can view this spectacular display from selected vantage points in OP at Levels 1 and from our rooftop.
3. Countdown: Keat Hong Swing Into 2023
- Keat Hong Square (Hardcourt beside Keat Hong CC)
- 5 pm - 12.30 am
This year’s end-of-year celebrations, “Keat Hong Swing into 2023!” will take inspiration from Singapore Swing and bring nostalgia to Keat Hong residents as they usher in the new year.
Residents can enjoy performances from diverse backgrounds at the event, including Samba performance, Japanese Drum, Malay Kompang, Bangra and many more. Residents will enjoy and better appreciate Singapore’s multicultural society. Highlights of fireworks will be at Block 309 Choa Chu Kang Avenue 4.
4. That Night @ Our Tampines Hub
- Town Square, OTH
- 10.30 am - 12.30 am
This New Year Eve and New Year Celebrations @ OTH will be a three-day celebration from 31 Dec 2022 to 2 Jan 2023, bringing Singaporeans together for an unforgettable community celebration.
There will be sports, arts, community, and lifestyle events throughout the three days. Sports programmes include a Round Table Tennis Tournament, Family Maze Challenge, Kids Electric Go-Kart and 2.4km Challenge. Community and lifestyle programmes include skating rink experiences and craft activities, open mic sessions, photo booth and ‘live’ performances at Festive Plaza.
The crowd favourite fireworks will also return to illuminate the Tampines skyline with a bang at this year’s New Eve Countdown celebration at Town Square
5. New Year Eve Countdown 2023
- Hardcourt Opposite MacPherson Community Club
- 7 pm - 12.30 am
This is the first time for MacPherson Countdown Committee to provide a 360-view stage for residents to indulge in an all-surrounded visual and audio experience. Food trucks will replace the usual food booths with various dining options. Residents get to sit around the main stage to listen to the music and performances while enjoying the food.
The main streets in MacPherson will light up when the night falls and residents can look forward to firework displays behind MacPherson CC, along Pelton Canal.
Celebrations at Other Venues
There will also be countdown parties across the island organised by the People's Association. You can get more details of these parties here.