Published On: November 2, 2023- Last Updated: November 15, 2023- 7 min read-

Shop for Christmas at Singapore’s Christmas Markets

Get ready for the festive cheer because Christmas 2023 is just around the corner, and what’s the holiday season without a touch of shopping magic?

Singapore is about to transform into a gift wonderland with its delightful Christmas markets and we’re here to take you on a journey through these cheery markets, where you’ll find everything you need to make this Yuletide season truly special. From unique, handcrafted items by local designers to gifts that can even charm the grumpiest of Scrooges, we’ve got you covered.

So, bookmark this page and stay tuned for more updates, as we’re constantly adding new Christmas markets to our guide.

Singapore’s Christmas Markets 2023: A Complete Guide

Christmas Wonderland at Gardens By The Bay

Starting us off one of the most popular festive markets in Singapore, with over 20 stalls selling everything from festive food and drinks to handmade crafts and gifts its easy to see why Mistletoe Alley Market at Gardens By The Bay attracts such a large crowd.

Gardens By the Bay

Source: Christmas Wonderland at Gardens By The Bay via Facebook

With a meet and greet Santa kiddies will get to experience that Christmas magic, visitors will also have the chance to explore six different festival zones and while making your way to the different zones perhaps admire the light displays all around you, which are perfect for a quick photo opportunity.

Website: Christmas Wonderland at Gardens By The Bay
Dates: 2 December 2023 – 1 January 2024
Location: Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, S018953
Admission: Free

Christmas Makers Market

Celebrate the festive season at Makers’ Market, Singapore’s premier marketplace for handcrafted and artisanal goods. This year, Makers’ Market is popping up in even more locations, including Marina Barrage and Tiong Bahru Plaza. So, come one, come all, and shop for unique Christmas gifts for your loved ones (or yourself!).

 

Makers Market Singapore

Source: Makers Market via Facebook

The Makers’ Market features over 50 vendors selling a variety of items, including jewellery, clothing, home décor, and food, from minimalist jewellery and flower bouquets to women’s wear and vintage collectibles.

Website: Makers Market
Dates: 4 – 23 December 2023
Location: Check here for island-wide locations
Time: 11am-8pm
Admission: Free

Capitol Singapore Christmas Market

Capitol Singapore’s Christmas Market returns, offering a truly unique Christmas experience this year. Crafters Singapore collaborates once again with Capitol Singapore’s retail tenants and the cafes and restaurants at Capitol Kempinski to create a European-themed Christmas Crafters’ Market.

Capitol Singapore

Source: Nick Blitz

Expect an array of Christmas activities, enticing holiday promotions, the beloved Singing Christmas Tree, and the enchanting Snow Fall. Capitol Singapore is illuminated with the radiance of Christmas lights and adorned with festive decorations. Be sure to check it out!

Website: Capitol Singapore Christmas Market
Dates: 1st – 25 December 2023
Location: Capitol Singapore Open Plaza, 13 Stamford Rd, S178905
Time: 2pm to 9pm
Admission: Free

Sustainable Christmas Market

If you can only visit one Christmas market this season, make it the Sustainable Christmas Market. Hosted by Peace of Art, this market focuses on workshops rather than trinkets or food. All proceeds from sign-up fees go to supporting underprivileged children in Singapore who may not have the same opportunities as other kids due to their poor circumstances.

Sustainable Xmas Market

Source: Sustainable Christmas

Peace of Art aims to break intergenerational poverty, and we should all help if we can. With over 70 different workshops for adults, kids, fitness, and more, there is something for everyone. Check out the link and see what workshops they offer. You may find something that interests you, and you can rest knowing that your contribution helped make a child’s Christmas a little brighter.

Website: Sustainable Christmas Market
Dates: 11th & 12th November 2023
Location: South Beach, 38 Beach Road, S189767
Time: 10am-8pm
Admission: Free entry with purchased workshop

Razzle Dazzle Christmas Fair

Hollandse Club’s Christmas Market is one of the most diverse on our list, offering gorgeously stained-glass mosaics, handcrafted candles poured in Singapore in over 80 scents, natural soaps, and sustainable organic baby and kid clothing from Loving Sunday.

 

Razzle Dazzle

Source: Hollandse Club

Two Dutch Boys, a family concept store, offers play and learn toys and curated gift sets. In addition to shopping, there are also hands-on activities such as gingerbread house decorating, snow building competitions, letters to Santa, and pictures with Santa.

Website: Razzle Dazzle Christmas Fair
Dates & Times: 2 December 2023, 10am – 5pm; 3 December 2023, 10am – 4pm
Location: Hollandse Club Singapore, 22 Camden Park S299814
Admission: Free

Chinatown Christmas Festive Market

Make sure to mark your calendars for the eagerly awaited Christmas Festive Market in Chinatown! This year, the Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped and the Singapore Red Cross will be joining the festivities, adding an extra special touch.

Families can look forward to a range of enriching workshops in Chinatown during this festive season. Ever wondered what Chinatown looks like during Christmas? Here’s your chance to experience the magic. With numerous stalls for those last-minute Christmas gifts and engaging workshops like dim sum-making and tea appreciation, there’s something for everyone. Get ready for a memorable December!

Website: Chinatown Christmas Festive Market

Dates: 17 & 18 December 2023
Location: Pagoda Street and Sago Street, S059962
Time: 11am-8pm
Admission: Free entry with purchased workshop

The Tree Lighting Fair

Get ready for the return of the annual Tree Lighting Fair this festive season! It’s your one-stop shop for all your favourite Christmas treats and beautifully handcrafted festive decorations to bring the holiday spirit to your home.

The Fair Tanglin

Source: The Fair via Facebook

And if you’re already thinking about refreshing your look for the new year, don’t miss the opportunity to browse stunning jewellery, dresses, blouses, and more to update your wardrobe. With a wide selection and free admission, be sure to arrive early and make the most of it!

Website: The Tree Lighting Fair
Dates & Time: 26 November 2023, 11am – 5pm (public); 11am – 8pm (Tanglin Club members)
Location: Tanglin Club, 5 Stevens Road, S257814
Admission: Free entry

Crane’s Festive Market

Crane’s back for its second annual Xmas market! OCBC cardholders enjoy special privileges, so come find festive artisanal goodies from local brands, including bath and beauty products, Christmas treats, and accessories.

Crane Singapore

Source: Crane

Whether you need last-minute Christmas shopping or decorations for the house, you’ll find everything you need at Crane’s Xmas market.

Website: Crane
Date: 10 November 2023 – 10 January 2023
<Location: Furama Riverfront, 405 Havelock Rd, Singapore 169633
Time: 11am-7pm
Admission: Free

A Very Nice Christmas Market  

If you’re looking for a fun and festive Christmas market, be sure to check out A Very Nice Christmas. With over 20 vendors selling everything from apparel to plants to vinyl records, you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list.

Nice Christmas

Source: Whytespace via Instagram

And good news for pet owners – your furry friends are welcome too! After you’ve done your shopping, grab a caffeine fix at one of the many pop-up cafes, or enjoy a handcrafted beer and some delicious bagels or sweet bakes.

Website:  Whytespace
Date: 2nd & 3rd December
Location: 21 Cavan Road, Ground Floor, S209852
Time: 11am-7pm
Admission: Free

Cluny Court’s 10th Annual Christmas Fair

Cluny Court’s popular annual Christmas Fair is back for its 10th year. Meet Santa and snap free photos in his grotto. The Level 2 Christmas market hosts 20 vendors with global artisan goods from Thailand, Japan, Germany and beyond – a unique opportunity to find special gifts.

In keeping with the season’s giving spirit, Cluny Court partners with Autism Resource Centre (Singapore) for a donation drive. Drop off contributions around the mall and at Santa’s Grotto to support this meaningful cause. ARC(S) representatives will also be onsite to share more about their initiatives.

Cluny Courts Singapore

Source: IG

With holiday shopping, festive cheer, and charitable giving, the Christmas Fair promises fun for all.

Website: Cluny Court
Dates & Time:
Thur, Nov 23 – Sun, Nov 26
Thur, Nov 30 – Sun, Dec 3
Thur, Dec 7 – Sun, Dec 10
Thur, Dec 14 – Sun, Dec 17

Fair Hours:
Thu-Sat: 10 am to 7 pm
Sun: 10 am to 5 pm

Santa Hours:
Thu-Sat: 11 am to 6 pm
Sun: 11 am to 5 pm

Location: Cluny Court, 501 Bukit Timah Rd, S259760
Time: 10am-8pm
Admission: Free entry

This is just a taste of what’s to come at the Christmas Market 2023.

Our mission is to make this holiday season truly magical, and we’ll keep updating our list with the latest and greatest. So, make sure to check back with us as we continue to bring you the best of Christmas in Singapore!

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