One of our favourite malls, Kallang Wave Mall has added to their tenant mix and now boasts even more family-friendly things to do at the mall!
Conveniently located next to the Stadium MRT along the Circle Line, Kallang Wave Mall is a popular mall, especially for families and sports enthusiasts. The mall is home to a wide variety of family-friendly outlets with new shops opening in the recent months, adding to the mall’s appeal to families!
Not just about the shops, the mall runs regular promotions and events for families to enjoy more when they visit! For this year-end season, families can expect to redeem an exclusive Tayo the School Bus umbrella with minimum spending at the mall! Read on to find out more!
New Family-Friendly Shops
But first, let us take a look at the 6 new shops that recently opened at Kallang Wave Mall!
Petite Tayo KidsClub
A play concept based on popular Korean animation character, Tayo the Little Bus, Petite Tayo KidsClub opened in July 2021 and is the first-ever Tayo character-based indoor playground with a cozy working space for parents to work while kids play! Let your kids climb onboard Tayo as you clear your work emails!
Little ones can look forward to different activity zones while adults can book a workspace that includes a minder to help you care for your child while you work! The play venue is located at #01-06/07 and you can find it by exiting the mall near the Concierge and turning right.
eSports Experience Centre
eSports Experience Centre is the biggest eSport centre in Singapore! This sprawling 12,000 sqft gaming venue is located at #02-09/10.
For parents with kids above 6 years old, we highly recommend a visit to this eSports venue where kids (and parents) can have a go on the various gaming consoles, PC games and mobile games for FREE! The concept is to let you try before you buy; the venue also sells games, gaming peripherals and accessories too!
At eSports Experience Centre, you will also find Pokémon Ga-olé machines ($2 per play) the latest Pokémon game to hit our shores! Daddies and mummies may even enjoy a nice cup of coffee at the café located within the gaming centre while the kids continue their game-playing!
PastaMania has recently opened an outlet at Kallang Wave Mall, adding to the F&B options for families visiting the mall! Kids will definitely enjoy the kids meal that comes with a choice of pasta and a side plus Milo (you may even top-up for an ice cream)!
This popular family venue for pizzas and pastas is located at #01-21 and features full-length windows with a view of Kallang River for all to enjoy the scenic view while having their meal!
If you are looking for quirky lifestyle products and the latest trending items, you will want to visit Sparkle located at #01-54. From giant pop-its to cute plushies, this is the place to discover a range of gifts and toys, electronics, accessories and even unique snacks imported from overseas!
Headed by Head Instructor, Cho Han You, Han Taekwondo is a newly opened Taekwondo school located at #01-71 that offers classes for kids as young as 3 years old, and adults! Free trial classes are available where you will be introduced to basic kicks and punches! Book a trial class by leaving your contact details on their website.
Packed with action and activity, you will not miss the open-concept gymnastic venue, GymKraft, located at #01-69/70. Walking past the gym, you will notice the large space and equipment within the venue and the of action when a class is going on GymKraft offers a variety of classes for kids and adults, including gymnastics, parkour, trampoline, and much more!
Trial classes are available, and you are encouraged to contact GymKraft to make your trial bookings!
Other Popular Shops & Features
Here are more family-friendly shops and features that you should not miss when visiting Kallang Wave Mall!
A popular climbing venue, Climb Central, is hard to miss as it is both located at the center of the mall and is a centre of attraction where you can watch climbers as they attempt to scale the walls. Don't get daunted by the walls that go up to Level 3, Climb Central also offers walls for less experienced climbers and children.
After all the playing, families can head to Astons Specialties located at #02-04 to fill up their tummies. Simply head up to level 2 via the escalator (next to Climb Central), turn right and go past Daiso. You will find Astons Specialties at the end of the corridor.
This popular restaurant needs no introductions as they serve value-for-money western meals and is a huge hit with the kids!
Located at #01-02/59, Paco FunWorld is an . Located at 2 spots within the mall, the main play venue is next to the mall entrance opposite the information counter and the smaller one is located next to the FairPrice
The play venue also operates a Choo Choo train that goes around the mall and is highly popular with families!
Located at #01-37, Jolly Fields is suitable for kids between 1 to 7 years old where they will play in the seeds-filled play pit, and immerse in farming-themed dig and play activities. For kids who love kiddy rides, you will also find the popular ZooMoov animal rides too!
Kiddy Rides and Pokémon Ga-olé Machines
Located at Level 1, next to The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, is an area with Kiddy rides and Pokémon Ga-olé machines. Pokémon Ga-olé machines are readily available at Kallang Wave Mall with 4 machines in this public area, 3 at eSports Experience Centre and 4 at Fairprice Xtra! Kiddy rides are paid using tokens while Pokémon Ga-olé machines require 2 x new $1 coins to play.
There are 2 coin machines here, one dispenses tokens that can only be used for the kiddy rides and the other is for exchanging $10 notes for new $1 coins.
BYKidO Tip: If the $1 coin machine runs out of coins, you can head over to the entrance of FairPrice Xtra where there is another coin-exchange machine!
Christmas Giveaway - Limited Edition Tayo The Little Bus Umbrella
For the year-end season, shoppers who spend a min. of $180 at Kallang Wave Mall ($250 for Fairprice Xtra) will receive a limited edition Tayo The Little Bus Umbrella! This promotion is ongoing till 2 Jan 2022.
A maximum of 5 combined same-day receipts can be used per redemption, and redemptions are to be done at the concierge on the date of the receipt. Each shopper is limited to 1 redemption per day on a first-come-first-served and while stocks last basis. Other T&Cs apply.