Whatever time of year it is, there's sure to be an exciting and unique event happening in Singapore. Fantastic food, dazzling fireworks, unbelievable bargains and breathtaking parades are just a few of the festivities visitors will experience in the city. Read more about the best events in Singapore, and position yourself in the heart of the action at the stylish PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering, Singapore.
Who said you can’t enjoy Christmas without winter in Singapore? Christmas Wonderland brings nothing but festive cheer with its sixth edition set among the iconic Supertrees at Gardens by the Bay. Catch Santa at Santa’s Grotto, and soak up the Christmas spirit with the magical light installations, carnival games and rides, and festive market!
|When||29 November to 26 December 2019, 4:00pm to 11:00pm|
|Where||Gardens by the Bay|
Experience some West End and Broadway magic here in Singapore as Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking musical makes its way to our shores! Let the Tony Awards-winning production sweep you off your feet, and take you through a timeless musical journey that will live on in your memory.
|When||17 December 2019 to 5 January 2020|
|Where||Sands Theatre, Marina Bay|
Brought to you by Uncle Ringo, direct from the United Kingdom, The Great Circus of Europe is a sensational show that is appearing in Singapore for the very first time! Witness near-impossible, jaw-dropping performances in the Big Top and enjoy carnival games, thrill rides and a food street that will only add to the fun-tastic experience!
|When||20 December 2019 to 1 January 2020|
|Where||Bayfront Event Space|
The all-time favourite Mandopop singer-songwriter will be returning home once again with yet another sensational production. Expect well-loved hits such as “Those Were The Days” and “Practice Love” among many others, accompanied by some exciting theatrical stage and lighting effects that will guarantee an enjoyable evening for fans of all ages.
|When||21 and 22 December 2019, 7:00pm|
The king of Mandopop was last in town as the headlining act for F1 Singapore 2018. He returns in early 2020 with his eighth concert tour and will be the first Asian artist to perform over two nights at the Singapore National Stadium. Following 14 albums and over 150 songs, this tour will celebrate the pop star’s 20 years in the music industry.
|When||10 and 11 January 2020, 8:00pm|
In celebration of creativity, perspectives and all things art, Singapore Art Week is back for the eighth year! Pack with events and activities spanning the week, find yourself immersed in multi-sensory experiences at various venues across the island, from galleries and museums to art precincts and events hosted at unconventional spaces.
|When||11 to 19 January 2020|
Catch island-wide festivities in full bloom, running from Chinese New Year’s eve to the 15th day of the first lunar month, making it one of the best times to visit Singapore. With our prime location in the heart of Chinatown, PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering, Singapore offers the perfect base for guests to experience the Lunar New Year celebrations!
|When||25 January to 8 February 2020|
Reputed as one of Asia’s largest street performance and float parade, the iconic event returns with its ever-so-vibrant performers in elaborate costumes, showcasing the nation’s rich and unique multi-ethnic, cosmopolitan culture in this year’s rendition – Colours in Harmony.
|When||31 January and 1 February 2020, 8:00pm|
|Where||F1 Pit Building|
As part of the Chinese New Year festivities here in Singapore, River Hongbao will feature large-scale lanterns depicting popular Chinese characters like the God of Wealth, alongside nightly laser and firework shows. Don’t miss out on other highlights such as the acrobatic performances, carnival attractions and stalls not only featuring mouth-watering Chinese dishes, but intricate Chinese handicrafts as well!
|When||3 to 10 February 2020, 2:00pm to 11:00pm|
|Where||The Float @ Marina Bay|
If culture is your cup of tea, this is going to be the one for you! Don’t miss out on this annual Hindu festival recognised for its colourful procession where one can witness intriguing rites and rituals as devotees seek blessing, fulfil vows and offer thanks.
|When||8 February 2020|
The urban adaptation of the traditional western sport is back in Singapore, bigger and better! Played against the stunning backdrop of Marina Bay, and complemented by live music and an array of F&B options, the unique entertainment experience guarantees to satisfy your sporting, partying & social needs all at once!
|When||22 February 2020, 4:00pm|
|Where||Central Boulevard & Marina Gardens Drive|
The Emmy-winning reality TV competition is bringing their all-new stage production East, to our sunny Singapore. Witness some wig-flipping entertainment featuring current champion Yvie Oddly, as well as past winners and favourites including Aquaria, Kim Chi and Plastique Tiara.
|When||27 February 2020, 8:00pm|
|Where||The Star Theatre|
The leading sustainable light art festival will make its return to the Marina Bay, Civic District and Singapore River areas once again. The festival will showcase energy-saving and environmentally friendly installations, and feature interactive fringe activities and programmes that will offer a unique experience.
|When||6 to 29 March 2020|
Ten years after their last live show here, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees are returning to Singapore for the first stop of their global tour. With the five-time Grammy Award-winning group releasing their brand new album “Father Of All…” shortly before, concert-goers can expect a rocking good time with some new tunes alongside their classic hits.
|When||8 March 2020, 8:00pm|
|Where||Singapore Indoor Theatre|
Embark on a magical journey with your favourite Disney characters such as Belle, Elsa and Moana, as they celebrate a world of possibilities, and help you realise that inner hero. Be enchanted as you watch them waltz around on ice and join in the fun as they invite you to sing and dance along!
|When||12 to 22 March 2020|
|Where||Singapore Indoor Stadium|
The region’s first multi-genre music festival presents a sanctuary for music seekers to explore music of all kinds, and celebrates a multi-elemental music scene that tells a story of free-spirited adventures. The current line-up includes R&B pop starlet Rita Ora and dance music hero DJ Snake, amongst many other big names to be announced at a later date.
|When||10, 11, 17 and 18 April 2020|
|Where||The Meadow at Gardens by the Bay|
This rendition of the regular rugby games may be shorter but remains equally power-packed. The 2020 tournament welcomes Ireland to the core group of 15 teams including past year champions – South Africa, Kenya, Canada and Fiji. With over 45 matches over two event days, expect nothing but an exhilarating time in the stands.
|When||11 to 12 April 2020|
|Where||Singapore National Stadium|
Said to be the largest cocktail party in Asia, Singapore Cocktail Festival is a social and experiential gathering that unites drink makers and lovers from all around the world. Watch celebrity bartenders do their thing while enjoying wicked beats at the Festival Village, or hit the list of the hottest bars in town for your favourite tipple!
|When||15 to 22 May 2020|
Welcome the return of Singapore’s annual pinnacle arts festival and celebrate the art scene, from theatre and music, to film and visual arts. Meaningful engagement opportunities await at the Festival House including talks, workshops and discussions that break down the walls between artists and audiences to create inspiring encounters.
|When||15 to 31 May 2020|
Hari Raya Aidilfitri is a joyous celebration of forgiveness, fellowship and food when Muslims in Singapore end their time of fasting. For a month leading up to this day, immerse yourself in the festivities by dropping by Geylang Serai where you can enjoy the festive lights, indulge in a wide variety of cultural dishes at the bazaar, or engage in the weekly cultural programmes that will definitely enrich your experience.
|When||24 May 2020|
The smash-hit musical from Broadway and West End is in town for a limited season. The exciting spectacle brings you on a journey from Cuba to Miami as you follow the inspiring true love story of Gloria and Emilio Estefan. Featuring some of the most iconic pop songs of the era including “Rhythm Is Gonna Get You” and “1-2-3”, this musical is not one to be missed!
|When||5 to 13 June 2020|
|Where||Sands Theatre, Marina Bay Sands|