If you are looking for exciting activities for your whole family, you’ve come to the right place! Shopping and feasting on all sorts of culinary delights may be fun, but it’s time to expand your horizons beyond that.
Singapore has a treasure trove of family-friendly activities that are thrilling and enriching at the same time, and it’s time to check them out! Here is our pick of 11 fun activities – from those you can try throughout the year to the exciting December lineup!
All Year Round Kid Activities In Singapore
Planning a full year of activities to engage your kids can be difficult if you don’t know what they like. Do they enjoy arts and crafts, or do they prefer something more stimulating? We’ve compiled a list of eight activities you can join your kids in for some great family bonding time, be it rain or shine!
Suitable for children ages three and up, this fun-sized city brings your children’s dreams alive. This ‘Child Nation’ with its very own set of RightZ is located in an indoor complex in Sentosa. Your children can role-play as firefighters, chefs, or even pilots! Following the theme of Live, Work, and Play, they’ll also pick up real-life skills along the way.
Location: 31 Beach View, #01-01/02, 098008
Even if you haven’t tried wakeboarding before, don’t be daunted! This is an activity you, and even your six-year-old child can enjoy together. If you are more experienced, the thrill of rushing over obstacles and speeding across the water may be for you. For first-timers, suit-up into protective gear and glide at your own pace. More of a night owl? The ski park is open till 10 pm daily, so that’s an exciting option you can try. The sun, wind, and waves, here we come!
Location: 1206A East Coast Parkway Singapore 449891
We’re sure you haven’t missed Singapore’s stunning new attraction, Jewel. The Rain Vortex may be the centerpiece of the crown, but don’t miss out on the Canopy Park and all its delights – the Manulife Sky Nets, the Mirror Maze, the Discovery Slides, the Canopy Bridge, and the Hedge Maze.
Peer down the glass from the bridge, or zoom down the massive discovery slides. We’re sure you’ll find something that’ll delight the little ones.
Location: 78 Airport Blvd, Singapore 819666
Does your child’s dream of becoming a figure skater or an ice hockey player? Help him take the first step forward towards his goal by signing up for ice skating lessons at the Rink!
From forward swizzles to backward wiggles, to basic forward skating, they’ll gain exposure to the basics while having fun skating across the ice.
Location: 2 Jurong East Central 1, #03-11 JCube
It’s time to get out of the city and into the woods with Forest Adventure’s high elements course. There’s the Kids Course, the Junior Course, the Grand Course, and the Big Zip Line, so you’ll have the choice of the best option to suit your family’s needs.
What better family bonding activity than maneuvering across the varied obstacles, swinging through the trees, and zipping across Bedok Reservoir with a whoosh!
Location: Bedok Reservoir Road, Singapore 479244
#6: Flying Kites At Marina Barrage
Nothing beats feeling the wind brushing against your face as you chase your kite across the green fields. It’s time to share these wonderful childhood memories with your kids.
And we have the perfect location – the green roof of Marina Barrage. You’ll get the best views of the reservoir and the Singapore skyline there too!
And if you are in the area but have no kite, fret not, you can find a little shop that sells kites there.
Location: 8 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018951
#7: Bounce Singapore
Who doesn’t love trampolines? Bounce and jump to your heart’s desire at BOUNCE’s indoor trampoline park, which is right smack in town.
Available for children ages three and up, the park boasts a variety of trampoline zones of varying difficulty. From the Barani to the 360, there is a range of tricks for you to try and complete.
Don’t miss out on the 2-hour Superpass at $29 when you book online!
Location: 8 Grange Rd, #09-01 Cineleisure, Singapore 239695
#8: Gallop Stable
Horse-riding is an exciting way to spend the weekend as a family. Want to introduce your child to a new animal? Riding a pony under the full supervision of a trainer in a safe, lush environment is the best way to do so!
Private or group lessons are a great way to learn the basics of horse-back riding too.
100 Turf Club Road, 287992
December Holidays Kid Activities In Singapore
Staying cooped up indoors during the holidays is no fun, so why not engage your kids with a series of events and camps that take place exclusively during the holiday season!
From art workshops to the Singapore International Children’s Film Festival, your children will be bedazzled by the exciting lineup of activities organized by the National Gallery.
Join your kids in discovering the mix of modern art in the galleries, and maybe inculcate in them a new passion for the arts!
Location: 1 St Andrew’s Rd, Singapore 178957
What better way to spend the Christmas holidays than having fun outdoors and making friends at Centaurs Multisports Camp? Whether it is rolling in the mud in The Pit or going for excursions, that sure beats sitting on the couch with a console in hand! Hop onto the list for their next camp, 16-20 December 2019.
If you’re looking for something ongoing in 2020, Centaurs provides weekly professional coaching for kids rugby netball in Singapore. They focus on community fun, teamwork and sportsmanship for boys and girls. If your children want to join the team for the season and experience the joys of team sport in a safe environment, they offer 1 Free Trial Session for kids who want to try a new sport.
Challenge your child to try out a new sport and make living an active lifestyle a habit.
#11: Discovery Camps
Suitable for kids ages 3 to 14, Discover Camps offers nine camps with an educational and exciting program. Want to get a head start on coding or film-making? Code Academy or Movie Maker will be your top pick then!
This year, there are two new camps – STEM Explorers and Life Skills to look forward to. If you are curious about what they are, why not take the chance and find out for yourself?
1 Grange Rd, Orchard Building, Singapore 239693
Here’s How We Help You Fund Your Family Fun
You don’t always need to pay to have a lot of fun – there is a multitude of activities out there from kite flying to free concerts at the Botanic Gardens.
But here’s how we make the weekends and holidays better for you.
By switching to iSwitch, we slash your electricity bills by up to 30%, so you needn’t hesitate at splurging a bit for some family and kid-friendly fun throughout the year!
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