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What to Do in Singapore: 18 WEEKEND EVENTS with FREE ADMISSION (21 – 22 December 2019)

Wondering what to do in Singapore this weekend? Well, the SG Lifestyle Team has you covered every weekend! This week – we managed to round up 18 EVENTS with FREE ADMISSION to check out THIS weekend of 21 – 22 December 2019 and HERE they are! 

1) CelebFest 2019: Year End Sale

CELEBFEST returns for a #BIRTHDAYBASH edition as we celebrate RoseValley’s 5th anniversary! With more than 50 celebrities and over 200 brands, this is an edition not to be missed! Enjoy performances from Andmesh, Haqiem Rusli, Siti Nordiana, Khai Bahar, Naim Daniel and appearances from Syafiq Kyle, Nora Danish, AC Mizal and many more! Get your friends and family and have a blast at #CELEBFESTBIRTHDAYBASH!


Event: CelebFest 2019: Year End Sale
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 10.00am – 10.00pm
Location: SUNTEC CITY • HALL 401, 402 & 403
Admission Fee: FREE!

2) Public Garden X’Mas Edition

TS THE TIME OF THE YEAR AGAIN FOR X’MAS SHOPPING! – Public Garden Consumer Trade Show is an event where independent brands in Asia come together and meet at one place in one weekend. Held in Singapore, participating brands come from cities all around Asia. Welcoming any brand with a good concept, Public Garden has no restriction on industries. Here, unexpected treasures can be found as brands work hard for months and launch their new designs over 2 days. Customers can discover new and overseas designers, as participating regional brands are specially invited. Friendships are forged as like-minded folks get to know each other. Reunions take place as busy people find time to reconnect.


Event: Public Garden X’Mas Edition
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 1.00pm – 7.00pm
Location: SUNTEC CITY • HALL 404
Admission Fee: FREE!

3) Christmas at the Fort


is a four-day music and light festival featuring top local artistes, Christmas market with eco-friendly brands, a food bazaar and playground activities coupled with a multimedia show designed by Brian Gothong Tan showcasing Christmas celebrations in Singapore across the years. The festival will end with mass carolling sessions every night.

Event: Christmas at the Fort
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 4.00pm – 10.00pm
Location: Fort Canning Green
Admission Fee: FREE!

4) Somerset Market X Thrift Xmas Market 20 – 24 Dec 2019


Event: Somerset Market X Thrift Xmas Market 20 – 24 Dec 2019
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: Saturday (11.00am – 9.00pm) / Sunday (11.00am – 5.00pm)
Location: Somerset Market 2 Orchard Link, Singapore 237978
Admission Fee: FREE!

5) The Season of Joy at Capitol Singapore

Capitol Singapore presents one of the largest European-inspired Christmas Markets in Singapore complete with singing tree and skating rink!

Capitol ● Kempinski Singing Tree
Capitol Singapore brings you the only singing Christmas tree in Singapore this festive season! Immerse yourself in the spirit of Christmas as carollers ensconced within the three-storey high tree belt out well-known Yuletide tunes. The Capitol ● Kempinski Singing Tree will perform from 6 to 8 December and 13 to 24 December from 7.30 pm to 8 pm and 8.30 pm to 9 pm at Outdoor Plaza.

Capitol ● Kempinski Christmas Market
Come shop at the first European-themed Christmas Market in Capitol Singapore! Capitol ● Kempinski Christmas Market brings Christmas shoppers over 50 booths, where you’ll get to purchase various products and play fun games. It will be located at the Outdoor Plaza & Arcade at The Capitol Kempinski. The market will be open from 6 December, 8 pm, and 7 to 24 December from 11.30 am to 9.30 pm.

Capitol ● Kempinski Skating Rink
All are welcome at the Capitol ● Kempinski Skating Rink this Christmas! Skate into the season of joy for just $6*, or simply spend a minimum of $50 in Capitol Singapore and/or CHIJMES in exchange for a complimentary 30-minute session. The Capitol Kempinski Skating Rink is located at Outdoor Plaza, from 6 to 24 December, 11.30 am to 9.30 pm daily.

Event: The Season of Joy at Capitol Singapore
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 25 Dec 2019)
Time: 7.00pm – 11.00pm
Location: Capitol Singapore @ 13 Stamford Road, Singapore 178905
Admission Fee: FREE!

6) Video Games Warehouse Sales

Video games warehouse sales is back. We do carry a full range of consoles, games and accessories. PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox 1 and Etc. Only 3 days on 21th Dec till 23th Dec. Opening Hours will be from 10am till 6pm.


Event: Video Games Warehouse Sales
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 7.00pm – 11.00pm
Location: MegCD Pte Ltd, 52 Genting Ln, 349560, Singapore
Admission Fee: FREE!

7) LINE Friends Pop-up Store @ Bugis+

Calling all LINE FRIENDS lovers, come down and experience the world of LINE FRIENDS at our POP-UP STORE at Bugis+ atrium, Level 2, from 15 November 2019 to 1 January 2020, 10am to 10pm daily! Stay tuned to our pages for more updates on EXCLUSIVE LINE FRIENDS merchandises not to be missed!


Event: LINE Friends Pop-up Store @ Bugis+
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 1 January 2020)
Time: 10:00am – 10:00pm (Saturday and Sunday)
Location: Atrium @ Bugis+ Level 2, Singapore
Admission Fee: FREE!

8) A Different Christmas Market at City Square Mall

A Different Christmas Market, join us at B1 Fountain Square – City Square Mall for some last minute shopping. There’ll be free skates trial for kids, tarot card reading, festive bakes and many handmade Christmas gift ideas available!! #crafts #candles #clothes #toys Boonkeng-ers, Lavender-ers, just walk right over!! Serangoon-ers, finding Nex too crowded and boring, hop a few stops right over to our upcoming pop-up!


Event: A Different Christmas Market at City Square Mall
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 11:00am – 9:00pm (Saturday and Sunday)
Location:B1 Fountain Square, City Square Mall
Admission Fee: FREE!

9) Katong Square Lifestyle & Vintage Market Christmas 2019 Edition

Singapore’s Premier Vintage Flea Market Vintage Gorgeousness for the Christmas Season Meet the Makers, The Craftsmen, The Bespoke Artists who create and invent, tool and toil, express and articulate … Meet the Hunters & Collectors, Vintage Connoisseurs & Retro Fashionistas… at The Katong Square Lifestyle & Vintage Market! Free Entry! All Are Welcome!


Event: Katong Square Lifestyle & Vintage Market Christmas 2019 Edition
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 1:00pm – 10:00pm (Saturday and Sunday)
Location: Katong Square 86/88 East Coast Road Singapore 423371
Admission Fee: FREE!

10) S Foods Christmas Factory Sales

S Foods Singapore will be holding their Christmas Factory Sales this weekend with a line up special promotions specially for you. Expect Japanese wagu at factory sales and so much more!


Event: S Foods Christmas Factory Sales
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm (Saturday and Sunday)
Location: S Foods Singapore @ No. 48 Woodlands Terrace S738460
Admission Fee: FREE!

11) Sentosa Island Lights 2019

Sentosa’s Island Lights is back, this time at Sentosa Cove! Light up your social media feed with interactive installations and performance art by artists from around the globe. Catch the spectacular Boat Light Parade & Holiday Market (16 & 17 Nov), engage in fun-filled activities, watch an outdoor movie or indulge in a relaxing dinner by the quay.

Event admission is free*, plus use the promo code ‘SentosaEvenings’ for $6 off your Grab ride into Sentosa from 5pm – 9pm.
*Island admission payable separately.


Event: Sentosa Island Lights 2019
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 31 Dec 2019)
Time: 6:30pm – 10:30pm
Location: Sentosa Cove @ Sentosa, Singapore 099981
Admission Fee: FREE! (*Island admission payable separately)

12) Bayfront Farmer’s Christmas Market

The 2nd farmer’s market at Gardens by the Bay would be held at the Bayfront Pop-up Market at the SG50 Lattice next to the newest attraction Floral Fantasy. It is a collaborative effort by local Social Service Organisation Teen Challenge, local start-up Glife, Airzone Singapore and the organisers of the Bayfront Pop-up Market, TGIF Bazaars.


Event: Bayfront Farmer’s Christmas Market
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 11.00am – 9.00pm
Location: SG50 Lattice @ Gardens by the Bay 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 018953
Admission Fee: FREE! (*Island admission payable separately)

13) Great World City – Christmas Market

Featuring Cold Storage’s seasonal specials, the market also offers customised fragrances by Maison 21g, artisanal home essentials by Yankee Candles, festive hampers by Ryan’s Grocery, gorgeous gifts by kikki.K, quirky and unique presents by Independent Market, and more! Come support Down Syndrome Association (Singapore) as well and pick up handmade gifts on Dec 15 from 1pm to 3pm.


Event: Great World City – Christmas Market
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 25 Dec 2019)
Time: 11.00am – 8.00pm
Location: Level 1 Atrium @ Great World City 1 Kim Seng Promenade, Great World City, Singapore 237994
Admission Fee: FREE!

14) Santa’s Village by Tanglin Mall

The little ones will have tons of fun at this fantastical village with craft workshops, storytelling, sing-a-long sessions, and the most magical of all – Santa Meet & Greet sessions!

Find out more here: bit.ly/ChristmasatTM


Event: Santa’s Village
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 22 Dec 2019)
Time: 11:30am – 6:00pm
Location: Tanglin Mall, 163 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247933
Admission Fee: FREE!

15) Christmas at Viva Business Park!

Christmas Festivities at Viva Business Park from 14 – 22 December 2019! From 14 – 23 December, come on down to 750 Viva Business Park to indulge in the Christmas festivities! Christmas Gift Bazaar and Casio Keyboard Roadshow (14 – 23 Dec) Indulge in your Christmas gift shopping for your loved ones at Viva Business Park! The specially curated Christmas Market is a one stop destination for all your gifting requirements. From handcrafted leather accessories to Casio Keyboard for those looking to learn something new in 2020, we’ve got you covered!

Movie Screening: The Grinch (21 Dec)
The Grinch tells the story of a cynical grump who goes on a mission to steal Christmas, only to have his heart changed by a young girl’s generous holiday spirit. Enjoy the retelling of Dr. Seuss’ holiday class on 21 Dec, 4pm at #01-07, 750 Viva Business Park. Enjoy lounging on our happy beanbags and movie snacks are complimentary!

Christmas themed workshops (21 – 22 Dec)
Get crafty with your little ones! From 12 pm to 4 pm on both days, unleash your creativity at our workshops at 750 Viva Business Park! All workshops are complimentary for our shoppers


Event: Christmas at Viva Business Park!
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 10:00am – 10:00pm
Location: Viva Business Parks 750 Chai Chee Road, Singapore 469000
Admission Fee: FREE!

16) Christmas Market 2019

The Christmas Market is back by popular demand. Every year this is a huge highlight for us as we bask in the Christmas Atmosphere. Gift, Games and Food stalls will be made available for us as well as a specially curated music performance line up. So be sure to join us at the open plaza right outside the Odeon Katong building!


Event: Christmas Market 2019
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: Saturday (3.00pm – 9.00pm) / Sunday (10.30am – 2.30pm)
Location: Odeon Katong Front Porch @ Odeon Katong Shopping Complex 11 East Coast Road, Singapore 437844
Admission Fee: FREE!

17) The Season of Joy at CHIJMES

Join us as CHIJMES brings to you one of the most memorable Christmas experience this year!

Instagram Wonderland
Snap away at the Christmas ornaments themed Instagram Wonderland for some Instagram worthy pictures! Look for the seven photo-op installations located at various areas around CHIJMES this Christmas. Available all day from 6 – 25 December, do take note that the installation lights will be up from 7pm onwards.

Laser Projection Show
Be fascinated by the Laser Projection Show with light and music across the facade at the back of CHIJMES hall. Immerse yourself in classic Christmas scenes and get into the festive spirit. Join us from 6 – 25 December from 8pm to 11pm!

Roving Christmas Musicians
CHIJMES brings you Roving Christmas Musicians to spread the joy of Christmas! Catch them on 6, 7, 13, 14 December and from 16 – 24 December from 7pm to 7.30pm and 8pm to 8.30pm respectively.

Carolling Performances
Be entertained by Carolling Performances at CHIJMES! They will definitely be a memorable experience for your Christmas this year! The performances will take place from 16 – 24 December from 7.30pm to 8pm and 8.30pm to 9pm.


Event: The Season of Joy at CHIJMES 
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 25 Dec 2019)
Time: 7.00pm – 11.00pm
Location: CHIJMES @ 30 Victoria Street, Singapore 187996
Admission Fee: FREE!

18) ESCAPADE Festival Village

The makers of Uncle Ringo are taking over Marina Bay to bring you Escapade @ The Great Circus – an upsized carnival with gourmet street food, exciting games and thrilling circus acts all wrapped into one. And the best part is, admission to the carnival is 100% free.

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Event: ESCAPADE Festival Village
Date: 21 & 22 December 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 1 Jan 2020)
Time: 3.00pm – 11.00pm
Location: BAYFRONT EVENT SPACE @ 12A Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018970
Admission Fee: FREE! (Separate charges applies for The Great Circus of Europe)

With so many exciting events happening every weekend, you can’t say that Singapore is boring with nothing to do now, can you? It’s not, you just have to keep your eyes and ears peeled but we’ve done some of the work for you in this post here for events that span over the ENTIRE weekend (both days)! Best of all – they are ALL FREE ADMISSION!

P.s These events are just a tip of an iceberg of what Singapore has to offer every single weekend! 

More importantly – don’t say we NEVER share! 

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