And just like that, we’ve arrived at the final month of the year again. Before time completely zooms by us, we’ve put together a list of the best things to do this December for you to enjoy the festive month with your loved ones and create new memories for years to come.
BREAK A RECORD FOR CHARITY WITH ROYAL PLAZA ON SCOTTS
On Dec 03, get together and participate in Royal Plaza on Scotts’ Heart for Charity drive. The first of a series of festive fund-raising activities organised in partnership with Community Chest, the hotel will be putting up over 450 portions of their signature Bread-and-Butter Pudding, to be arranged in the shape of a giant heart – setting a new record for charity with the largest bread-and-butter pudding heart ever made in Singapore. After the ground-breaking feat has been verified, you’ll get to buy individual portions of the giant heart pudding. Donors will also stand a chance to win lucky draw prizes sponsored by Royal Plaza on Scotts, including a 2D1N stay at the hotel.
BUILD YOUR OWN DESSERT TRAIN WITH THE KIDS
Come Dec 10, bond with the little ones this holiday with FairPrice Xtra and Little Day Out’s virtual food crafting class. Learn to assemble a Christmas dessert train with sweet and savoury snacks, then adorn the landscape with festive Christmas trees and creative finishing touches. The best part? You’ll get to enjoy all that beautifully arranged treats together. All proceeds from the class will be going to the Singapore Children’s Society.
CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS WITH PAW PATROL AT CITY SQUARE MALL
Gear up for a paw-some Christmas celebration this season at City Square Mall, as they welcome the beloved pups to the mall. In partnership with Paramount Consumer Products Asia, watch the PAW Patrol team roll into action on stage, along with a fun-filled calendar of activities for everyone to enjoy from now till Dec 28. Especially for fans, look out for exclusive PAW Patrol merchandise to redeem when you spend at City Square Mall.
DINE AMONG DINOSAURS AT GARDENS BY THE BAY
Singapore’s first-ever dinosaur-themed food hall, Jurassic Nest transports diners into another world as 18 dinosaurs take up residence there, nestled within our iconic Gardens by The Bay. Watch these dinosaurs come alive every day as you enjoy the myriad of mouth-watering choices available – Jurassic Nest is also Singapore’s first food hall that boasts a line-up of more than 50% Michelin-rated culinary brands. While there, don’t forget to tag @jurassicnest as you post your vids of the new experience on Tiktok and stand a chance to win $1,888 in cash!
EXPERIENCE A PINK CHRISTMAS ALONG ORCHARD ROAD
Create new memories with your favourite people as you celebrate this festive season with the Museum of Ice Cream’s Pinkmas adventure featuring larger-than-life installations and insta-worty spots along Orchard Road’s orchardgateway and 313@somerset. Tick off and complete fun activities on their Cone-nection Challenge from now till Dec 26 to redeem exclusive prizes – simply collect your Cone-nection Cube cards at any station located within the precinct’s malls to begin your adventure.
GET CREATIVE WITH YOUR STAYCAY DATE
Enjoy a different type of fun with M Social’s Bearskin Paint Pouring Staycation package. Collaborating with Build-a-Brick Studio, the vibrant hotel presents a stay unlike any others with an art jamming session thrown into the mix, giving us therapeutic experiences as we let our creativity and vivid paint flow. Choose from different bear figurine sizes and design your own bearskin on your next retreat.
GRAB THE NEW HEINEKEN SILVER CAPSULE COLLECTION
Presenting yet another ground-breaking collaboration, Heineken Silver teams up with music collective and apparel imprint Yeti Out to present the new Heineken Silver x Yeti Out Capsule Collection, an exciting series featuring t-shirts, shorts, a reversible bucket hat, tote bags, and socks with the “Globally Known / Locally Grown” tagline. Exclusively available from Dec 01 to 04 at the Heineken Silver x Yeti Out Capsule Popup, part of Culture Cartel 2022 happening at *SCAPE.
HUNT FOR SANTA AT CAPITOL SINGAPORE AND CHIJMES
Wrap up the year at Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES as they join us in our festive cheer with a myriad of Christmas celebrations. From now till Dec 26, immerse in a bustling Capitol Kempinksi Christmas Market at Capitol Singapore’s Outdoor Plaza. Shop for gifts and festive treats from over 50 participating merchants, or head over to CHIJMES to witness the magic of their iconic projection mapping, snowfall, carollers, and live string acoustics. For more thrill, keep your eyes peeled for Santa as you join in the Find Secret Santa hunt for a chance at free mall vouchers!
PARTY AT ZOUKOUT
A long-awaited return, Asia’s first and longest-running dusk-to-dawn dance music festival is finally back – and if you still have’t heard, ZoukOut is happening on Dec 02 and 03 at Siloso Beach! Headliners this year include Andrew Rayel, Armin van Buuren, Gryffin, SLANDER, Cash Cash, Shiba San, and WUKONG, joining Tiësto and Zedd in bringing revellers on an ultimate trip to ZoukOut’s Futuristic City of Dreams. Tickets are selling out fast, so act now to be part of the iconic party.
TASTE TSUI WAH’S NEW MENU
Synonymous with authentic Hong Kong-style dishes, foodies in Singapore can now satisfy their cravings any time of day with Tsui Wah’s new baked offerings, weekend breakfast menu, and weekday set dinners. From comforting noodle soup for breakfast at JEM and Jewel Changi Airport, Spiced Pork Chop with Green Onion and Egg Fried Rice for dinner, to Bolo Buns and Egg Tarts baked fresh daily, they offer a convenient solution for gourmands needing an indulgent fix any day.
TRY LOCAL HAWKERFARE WITH JAPANESE RICE
Showcasing the versatility of Japanese rice, the Japan Rice and Rice Industry Export Promotion Association is collaborating with local hawkers from now till Dec 16 to use premium Japanese rice in their traditional offerings, adding an elevated touch to local favourites like Claypot Century Egg with Minced Meat Porridge, Bak Kut Teh, Kampong Chicken Rice, and Teochew Braised Duck & Kway Chap.