Where to Go During New Year Eve in Singapore?
The best place to say goodbye to 2009 and starting a new 2010 in Singapore is at one of these countdown parties. Not only there’s lots of entertainments but you could feel the heat and excitement especially when you start counting down “10, 9, 8……..1” and shouting “Happy New Year”. The feeling of being with thousands of people around you and ushering a brand new year is totally amazing. So, come down and party at one of the greatest countdown party in Singapore.
Marina Bay Singapore Countdown Party
The Marina Bay New Year Countdown Party will feature not only brilliant fireworks display during the countdown but it will be broadcasted LIVE on Channel NewsAsia, having live performances from local and international bands and Singapore Idol finalists.
Marina Bay with its beautiful night setting against the signature city skyline is perfect for this countdown party. Firework display will start at 12am to kickoff the new year.
Venue: Marina Bay
Cost: Free admission, except for entry to The Float at Marina Bay. Tickets at $30 per person can be purchased at all Sistic outlets.
Time: 9pm to 12am on New Year’s Eve.
You will see lots of people at the Labrador Park with a aim to getting 10,000 Singaporeans, new citizens and permanent residents to mix during this year countdown party.
Held overnight, it will last more than eight hours – from 10pm to 6.30am the next morning. The night’s programmes include cultural performances such as long-nozzle teapot dance from Chong Qing, belly dancing and drum performance from the Middle East. Magic duo JC Sum and ‘Magic Babe’ Ning will put on an illusion show, while a movie marathon with five Chinese and English films will be screened.
Families can take part in activities such as paying a fee to sing karaoke corner by the seaside, buying food for a barbecue or letting their children play at a children’s corner. All activities will pause 10 minutes before midnight for a countdown to the new year, which will culminate in a fireworks display.
So, expect a great turnout and a great party!
Venue: Labrador Park
Time: 10pm to 6.30am.
Siloso Beach Party
Celebrate your New Year under the stars and at one of the most beautiful beach in Singapore at Siloso Beach Party at Sentosa. It is set to be Bigger and Bolder this year. The 1.2 km beach stretch will be transformed into a dance party arena, comprising five unique zones. From 8pm to 6am, there will be a groovy line up of DJs, non-stop music, pyrotechnics display and fringe entertainment.
Stiltwalkers, dancers, fire-eaters and fringe activities will add to the festivities. To complete the beach party experience, the ever-popular foam pool – the hallmark of a Sentosa beach bash – will once again be brought out for an unforgettable party experience.
For oversea visitor, this is the hippest place which set to attract over 20,000 revellers this year. Grab your bikinis and board shorts and be there.
Venue: Siloso Beach, Sentosa
Discounted Rate (19 to 27 Dec): S$35
Standard Rate (28 to 31 Dec): S$39
All tickets come with 1 standard drink redemption
Excludes Sentosa Island Admission and Transportation charges
Excludes SISTIC booking fee of $3
UOB Cardholders enjoy 15% discount.
Tickets available at SISTIC and Sentosa Ticketing Counters:
Sentosa Station, VivoCity level 3
Imbiah Ticketing Counter
Time: 8pm to 6am.
Clarke Quay Countdown Party
Hossan Leong and his sexy sidekick Angela May will transform Central Square into an exciting circus extravaganza this 31 December. Be seduced by the energetic Chantal and her extraordinary hula hoop moves, sexy burlesque dancers, live band performance from the ever popular Energy and continue reveling deep into the night with spin-master DJ Shigeki. Don’t miss the motley crew of roaming musician gypsies, fire eaters, jugglers and many more as Clarke Quay transforms into the ultimate circus town this New Year’s Eve. Only at Central Square, Clarke Quay!
Venue: Central Square, Clarke Quay
Time: 10pm till late.
ACM Countdown Party
Count down to the New Year with top deejays from 91.3FM, 2009 top radio hits as well as high-energy dance and music performances.
Explore the galleries of the ACM in the wee hours and catch the special exhibition The Land of the Morning: The Philippines and its People, and end your evening with a picnic on the ACM Green – the perfect place to catch the exciting New Year’s Eve fireworks.
All visitors to the ACM galleries on New Year ’s Eve will get free ice-cream and Bacardi drinks, whilst stocks last.
Venue: Asian Civilisations Museum, 1 Empress Place 179555.
Time: 7pm till 1pm.