2018 is drawing to a close, and what a year it has been! If you’re up for more festive merrymaking, kick off an even better 2019 at these family-friendly countdown events.
Marina Bay Singapore Countdown
Marina Bay is bustling with a variety of activities taking place all around the bay.
Let’s Celebrate 2019
Welcome the New Year in style at Let’s Celebrate 2019, where a stunning display of technicolour fireworks and local celebs will take centre stage. Keep your eyes peeled for Mediacorp artistes the likes of Pierre Png and Carrie Wong, and catch stunning performances by Taufik Batisah, Gentle Bones, Joanna Dong, Shabir and other home-grown acts!
Where: The Promontory @ Marina Bay
Time: 7pm to 1:30am
Fee: Free admission
Visit Let’s Celebrate 2019 for more information.
Star Island Singapore Countdown Edition
Promising a “magical countdown you won’t forget”, Star Island Singapore’s countdown event features futuristic hanabi (Japanese for fireworks) displays – think multi-sensory fireworks with larger-than-life pyrotechnics and synchronised light shows. Beyond the 60-minute visual extravaganza, there’ll be plenty of fringe activities to entertain the family, including roving performances and a DJ party.
Where: The Float @ Marina Bay
Fee: From $30
Visit www.star-island.sg for more information
Prudential Marina Bay Carnival
How does ringing in 2019 at Singapore’s largest carnival sound? Featuring 50 rides and games from all around the world, and an array of festive programmes and performances, the second edition of Prudential Marina Bay Carnival promises endless entertainment for the entire family. Open from now till 24 March 2019, the carnival is extending its hours till 2am exclusively on New Year’s Eve. Time it right and you’ll be able to literally swing into 2019 on must-try rides like the Wave Swinger or Jumper Jumper!
Where: Bayfront Event Space
Time: From 4pm
Fee: Admission is free, purchase credits onsite and online
Visit www.marinabaycarnival.sg for more information
Universal Studios Singapore Countdown to 2019
Riding adrenaline-pumping rollercoasters, soaking up fun performances and exploring festive zones all night long – crossing over into the New Year at Universal Studios Singapore is as magical as it sounds. Gather at the Hollywood zone before 12am to catch a special New year Fireworks Spectacular show.
Where: Universal Studios Singapore
Visit www.rwsentosa.com for more information
Our Tampines Hub Countdown 2019
Eastie or not, the countdown party at Our Tampines Hub is not to be missed. Aside from local celebrity appearances by Jade Seah and Suhaimi Yusof, community performances and cool party packs, set your sights on a special firework, laser and wave flame showcase that’s happening at the stroke of midnight!
Where: Our Tampines Hub, Town Square
Time: 9am onwards
Fee: Admission is free
Visit Our Tampines Hub Countdown 2019 for more information