Published On: November 15, 2023- Last Updated: January 8, 2024- 4 min read-

Get Ready for Christmas Magic at Gardens by the Bay’s Christmas Wonderland 2023

It’s the most wonderful time of the year again in Singapore as the beloved Christmas Wonderland returns to Gardens by the Bay from December 1, 2023 through January 1, 2024. This year marks the 10th anniversary for Christmas Wonderland, which promises to be the biggest and most spectacular edition yet.

Christmas Wonderland Gardens

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Spanning over 27,000 square meters, Christmas Wonderland 2023 will dazzle and delight with illuminated displays, carnival rides, festive activities, live music, and holiday cheer that the whole family can enjoy. There’s no better way to celebrate the season and get into the Christmas spirit in Singapore than this time-honoured tradition.

Majestic Spalleria Centrepiece

The iconic centrepiece of Christmas Wonderland is the stunning 20-meter tall Spalleria crown, lit by over 100,000 bulbs and inspired by Italy’s regal Mesola Castle. Located in Supertree Grove, this handcrafted masterpiece never fails to impress both first-timers and returning visitors. Spalleria is carefully reassembled each year and represents Christmas Wonderland’s grandest display.

Christmas Wonderland

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New this year, a dazzling light show will illuminate the Supertrees around Spalleria synchronized to beloved Christmas carols and soundtracks. Don’t miss the nightly Blizzard Time multi-sensory experience within the grove – get ready for snowfall in Singapore!

As Christmas tunes fill the air, this mesmerizing ‘snow’ display is a holiday treat you have to see in person. Daily shows will take place at 7.45pm, 8.45pm, 9.35pm.

Whimsical Attractions  

Wander through the fairytale-like Walk of Lights tunnel, decked out with 65 meters of programmable LED lights along its winding path. At Frosty’s Fairground in The Meadow, families can enjoy carnival rides like bumper cars and a carousel, play classic games to win stuffed animal prizes, and explore illuminated playgrounds perfect for kids.

Little ones can meet Father Christmas himself at the cheery Santa’s House for a photo souvenir. And a model 24-meter Holly Roger pirate ship illuminated by over 120,000 colorful bulbs adds a whimsical touch. With so much to discover, the Christmas magic awaits around every corner.

Christmas wonderland Gardens By the Bay

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Live Music and Performances

Local musicians and performers will entertain nightly at the Elfresco stage, filling the gardens with upbeat Christmas tunes.

Live Music Gardens by the bay

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You can even sing along to your holiday favorites! Wandering carolers and costumed characters help spread the festive fun. With amazing sights, delicious food, and continuous entertainment, Christmas Wonderland offers a complete holiday experience.

Indulgent Eats and Treats

With double the food choices of previous years, Christmas Wonderland 2023 offers heaps of holiday nibbles. Feast on burgers, kebabs, pizza and more from popular eateries, and sip festive drinks from Hendrick’s Gin and Brewerkz. Don’t miss the chance to satisfy your sweet tooth too with goodies from the Museum of Ice Cream and Softnade. With so many delicious options, you’ll want to come with an appetite!

Shop the Christmas Market

Gardens By The Bay Market

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At the lively Mistletoe Alley Market, shoppers can stock up on artisanal goods, festive decor, plants, pet treats, juices, and other local finds perfect for gift-giving. Visitors can even customize photo souvenirs and fun frames as memorable keepsakes. Discover unique hand-crafted presents while enjoying the festive sights and sounds.

Pet Nights and Family Fun 

Christmas Wonderland caters to guests of all ages with family-friendly entertainment, rides, music, and cheer. On the Pet Nights on December 5 and 12, furry friends are welcome to join the festivities too. Dress up your pets and enter them in the costume and trick contests for chances to win prizes!

Christmas Wonderland 2023

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With Christmas lights aglow throughout the gardens, this beloved holiday tradition promises enchanting fun for all. Gather loved ones and embrace the spirit of the season at Christmas Wonderland 2023 – the merriest place in Singapore this Christmas!

Website: Christmas Wonderland
Dates: 1st Dec 2023 – 1st Jan 2024
Time: 6.30pm to 10.30pm daily
Location: Gardens by the Bay
Prices: Check here for ticket pricing and purchase

Christmas Wonderland is just one of many festive experiences happening in Singapore this season. For more Christmas magic, be sure to also check out the delightful Christmas Markets this year and Christmas on Great Street light-up along Orchard Road. However you choose to celebrate, Singapore becomes a winter wonderland full of holiday spirit!

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