To celebrate the season of giving this December, we've lined up a train of festive events promising a month full of activities and joyous gifts. Here’s our pick on the different Christmas markets and events that you shouldn't miss!
Arguably the most anticipated event in December, the fourth edition of Singapore’s biggest Christmas fair returns with fresh surprises for everyone. A series of lined up performances, carnival games, workshops and activities promises a fun filled evening for families and friends. In addition, for the first time ever, its Festive Market will feature a collection of 24 specially-designed wooden huts inspired by the renowned Christmas markets in Europe. Do note that this event will require a small entrance fee, but you can enjoy a saving of $2 if you purchase it online!
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Photo: Christmas Wonderland
When: 1 Dec – 26 Dec, 4pm - 11pm
Venue: Gardens by the Bay
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Mox Parade (Indoor & Outdoor)
This is the place where talented artisanal makers and designers gather. One can expect to see local fashion labels, accessories, handmade crafts, vintage collectables and more. A great chance to get one-of-a-kind gifts for your loved ones this Christmas.
When: 1 Dec – 3 Dec, 1pm - 9pm
Venue: SOTA, School Of The Arts
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Singapore Farm Festival X 11th Kranji Countryside Farmer’s Market 2017
Returning for its 11th edition, the Farmer’s Market will be held in conjunction with Singapore Farm Festival this coming December. You will be able to purchase local produce that's lovingly grown by our local farmers, indulge in the comfort of delicious food and live entertainment plus purchase artisanal gifts over the two days long event.
Photo: Singapore Farm Festival x 11th KCFM 2017
When: 2 Dec, 2pm - 8pm | 3 Dec,10am- 4pm (Market till 6pm)
Venue: D’ Kranji Farm Resort
Christmas Glamour @ The Fullerton
What awaits you at the 1,400 square metres wide Fullerton Ballroom is a galore of artisanal creations on the 4th December. This will be the sublime event for mindful shoppers looking for exquisite and unique products, which comes in a range of edible treats, fashion apparels, accessories to furnitures and Christmas themed items.
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When: 4 Dec, 10.30am – 8.30pm
Venue: Fullerton Hotel Ballroom
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Mox Market Christmas Edition
Lovers of handmade craft products who missed the Etsy Made Local 2017 event, fret no more! The Mox Market Christmas edition is here to stay over the length of three weekends this December. Definitely the time for you to get your hands on intricate, handcrafted gifts for loved ones during this giving season!
Photo: Mox Market Christmas Edition
When: 8, 15 & 22 Dec (Fri), 5pm to 10pm | 9, 16 & 23 Dec (Sat) 10, 17 & 24 Dec (Sun), 1pm to 9pm
Venue: Capitol Piazza
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Pets Jingle 2017
There is always something for everyone this jolly season and that includes your precious furballs at home. Termed as the largest pet's Christmas lifestyle carnival in Singapore, expect a fun-filled 2 days event with specially curated vendor booths, stage programmes and healthcare seminars for both you and your fur kid! Admission is free and the first 1,000 RSVPs will receive an exclusive event goody bag.
Photo: Pets Jingle 2017
When: 9 Dec – 10 Dec, 11am - 9pm
Venue: Singapore Turf Club
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Merry Little Christmas Festival @ Orchard
20 international vendors will be greeting you with unique Christmas gift ideas this December at the Visual Arts Centre Singapore. This event is perfect for families as there will be a line of exciting family-friendly events such as a Santa Claus meet & greet photo taking session.
Photo: Merry Little Christmas Festival @ Orchard
When: 6 & 8 Dec,11am - 5pm | 7 Dec,11am – 8pm
Venue: Visual Arts Centre Singapore
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Public Garden Christmas 2017
An annual event where independent brands across Asia gather over the weekend. Gift shoppers can expect to snag up never-before-seen gifts as the participating brands will also launch their new products over the course of the two day long event. Your carefully curated “To-buy list” will definitely be checked off one by one with great satisfaction as you enjoy this one-of-a-kind festive shopping spree!
Photo: Public Garden
When: 9 Dec – 10 Dec, 1pm - 7pm
Venue: Suntec Convention Hall 403
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The First Sustainable Christmas Market
A small step for everyone in giving back to the environment this Christmas would be supporting The First Sustainable Christmas Market. Besides having exciting activities and programmes lined up for both adults and kids to partake, the festive market seeks to promote ethical products, edible produce and crafts by 23 local start-up vendors.
Photo: The First Sustainable Christmas Market
When: 9 Dec, 9.30am – 4.30pm
Venue: Mercure Singapore on Stevens
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On 9th December, organisers of the popular Artbox Singapore seek to replicate their success with Flashbang, Singapore’s first and largest creative retail playground. This event will not only be held over the course of three long weeks, it will also feature over 120 new-to-market retailers and creative F&B products. Expect interactive exhibitions, alluring neon light art installations, music performances and creative games plus workshops for everyone to get into the festive mood as we prepare to bid 2017 a grand goodbye.
When: 9 Dec – 30 Dec, 3pm - 11pm
Venue: Grange Road Car Park
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