This week, we take a special interest in New Year Eve activities that are happening for families!
In the final week of 2021, we like to take this opportunity to thank all families, fans, partners and everyone else that have followed us in 2021 and who have contributed to our mission of helping families create more family fun.
Thank you and we hope to continue on this journey together as we enter an exciting 2022! Have a suggestion to help us improve? Drop us a note!
Otherwise, let's move forward and take a look at what you can look forward to this week! For a full list of activities, here's a wider list of recommended things to do with kids.
Marina Bay Countdown 2022
Location: Marina Bay Precinct
Dates: 26 - 31 Dec 2021
The Marina Bay Singapore Countdown (MBSC) 2022 will feature the return of two key highlights: Shine a Light, an inspirational light display, and Share the Moment, a visual storytelling showcase.
The Shine a Light display, which made its debut at last year’s MBSC, will return with 60 light beams in a circular formation to be projected from The Promontory. Share the Moment is a series of light projection shows featuring original artworks by local students that portray heartwarming moments where people have come together to give their best for others during difficult times.
Families will also find the Waterfront Promenade decorated with special light installations and projections.
Fireworks In The Heartlands
While there is no fireworks happening at the Marina Bay area for the countdown 2022, URA has mentioned that a series of fireworks will be happening at the heartlands. No information is available on the actual venues yet, but you can use the venues for last year as a starting point.
The following venues were where fireworks was set off in 2020!
- Bedok Reservoir
- Tampines Hub
- Junction 8
- Yew Tee
- Jurong Central Park
- Hougang Central Bus Interchange
- Jurong Lake Gardens
- Tiong Bahru Park
- Nanyang ward in West Coast GRC
OTH We Will Rock You Concert & Activities
Venue: Online (FB LIVE link: https://fb.me/e/S55eawhB, YouTube LIVE link: https://youtu.be/beJ3gOLBAqY)
Date: 31 Dec 2021, 10.30 pm (Concert), 31 Dec 2021 - 2 Jan 2022 (Activities)
Enjoy a phygital rock concert with Our Tampines Hub's We Will Rock You Live Concert! The concert is happening on 31 Dec 2021, 10.30pm at the Town Square at Our Tampines Hub. Tickets are free but tickets have all given out. Instead families can catch the live-streaming on Facebook and YouTube channels from the comfort of your own home!
Families may also look forward to the following activities happening at Our Tampines Hub over the 3 day period.
- Multi Cultural Dance & Live Performances @ Festive Plaza (31 Dec – 2 Jan)
- Movie Screenings @ Festive Plaza (31 Dec – 2 Jan)
- Traditional Chinese Dance concert @ Festive Arts Theatre (2 Jan)
- Laser Tag @ Space (31 Dec & 1 Jan)
- Taekwando Poomsae Championship @ Community Auditorium (31 Dec & 2 Jan)
- Children’s Arts & Craft Corner @ Festive Walk West (31 Dec – 2 Jan)
- Eco Tour @ Eco Community Garden (31 Dec – 2 Jan)
- Farm to Table Demo @ Wellness Centre (31 Dec – 2 Jan)
- Eco-Friendly Craft Workshop @ Our Therapeutic Garden (31 Dec – 2 Jan)
History Of Amusement "Worlds" At National Museum of Singapore
Venue: Stamford Gallery, National Museum of Singapore
Date: 4 Dec till 9 Jan, 30 mins slots (booking is required)
Admission: $5 per game / ride
Walk down memory lane as you revisit the New, Great and Happy: The Amusement "Worlds" of Singapore and learn interesting fun facts about amusement parks in Singapore from before till today!
You will also enjoy a selection of the classic amusement park games and rides provided by homegrown carnival veteran, Uncle Ringo, at the National Museum’s re-created mini amusement park. Games and rides are available at $5 per game/ride and will be available from 4 Dec 2021 till 9 Jan 2022.
Kids Interactive Play Zone @ HeadRock VR
Venue: 80 Siloso Road, Southside Block B, #01-03, Singapore 098969
Opening Hours: Thu - Tue (Closed Wed), 11 am - 7 pm
Enjoy a special Hello! My Dino Package for 1 adult and 1 child at just $21 (U.P. $30) and receive a FREE DINO Plushie (worth $12.90) when you purchase your tickets to the new Kids Interactive Play Zone @ HeadRock VR. This is available until 31 Dec 2021.
This dinosaur-themed play zone is a futuristic children's playground that combines digital technology with physical play! Read more about the Kids Interactive Play Zone as well as the reopening of HeadRock VR.