Wanna live out your white Christmas dreams in sunny Singapore? Head to the winter wonderland at Waterway Point for festive activities and fun for all ages.
Ah, we’ve waited all year long, and the most magical time of the year is finally upon us. For those dreaming of a dazzling white Christmas, you’ll want in on the festivities at Waterway Point this year. Transformed into a winter wonderland with an enchanting ice-skating rink and captivating snow shows, this shopping destination presents an array of enticing shopping perks and activities. Here are five reasons why Waterway Point should be on your must-visit list this holiday season.
1. Live your white Christmas dreams
Boasting a 15m by 10m synthetic ice-skating rink at its outdoor plaza, get ready to dive into a snowy wonderland (sans the puffy jackets and thick mittens). For just $10 per pax, live out your ice diva dreams from 5 to 10 December. The 30-minute sesh comes with a pre-skate safety briefing, alongside wheelchair-accessible options, so all are welcomed to join in the fun!
While you’re at the plaza, don’t miss the spectacular snow show featuring graceful ice skaters, a dazzling train and a 5m-tall motorised Christmas tree. This 15-minute wintry showcase comes to life every hour from 12pm to 8pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays throughout the month.
2. Bask in Christmas carols all month
Nothing puts us in a festive mood more than some jolly holiday tunes. If this sounds like you, you’ll wanna mark your calendars for the upcoming sleigh of carolling at Waterway Point. Happening every Friday, Saturday and on Christmas Eve, swing by the Cove to catch cheery performances from a two-piece band by High Notes, as well as kid and adult carollers. Come 22 December, turn things up a notch with a lively, Latin-style celebration – courtesy of award-winning South American powerhouse, Sisay – all the way from Ecuador.
3. Score amazing shopping deals and rewards
With more than 200 stores, the four-storey retail and lifestyle hub is truly a shopping paradise. Explore beloved fashion brands like Levi’s and Uniqlo; jewellery from City Chain and Goldheart Gold; and an array of electronic shops such as Challenger and Gain City. Plus, attractive deals and rewards await you: spend $120 in stores with your Citi Mastercard from now till 31 December to receive a $12 Frasers Experience (FRx) gift card. Don’t forget to check out the FRx rewards catalogue to explore a slew of exciting FRx e-deals, too!
4. Stand to snag a shiny new sleigh
Forget Santa’s sleigh; join the grand lucky draw and you might just drive home with a shiny new ride this Christmas. Simply spend $50 in a single transaction at participating FRx stores before 31 December for a chance to win a fuel-efficient Honda Shuttle Hybrid 1.5(A) worth $60,000. One lucky winner will be selected across all four malls – including Hougang Mall, The Centrepoint and Tiong Bahru Plaza – T&Cs apply. Anyone up for a shopping spree?
5. Watch on-screen stars come to life
Movie buffs, you’re in for a treat this season, thanks to the mall’s exclusive collaborations with Warner Bros. and United International Pictures (UIP). From now till 27 December, step into the whimsical world of Willy Wonka, in celebration of the upcoming Wonka movie that’ll hit cinemas on 6 December. With fantastical displays, it’s the perfect spot for Instagram-worthy shots. Psst: on 2 December, you can even snag themed balloons and chocolates from Warner Bros. while stocks last!
This holiday, Illumination – the creators of blockbusters Minions, Despicable Me, Sing and The Secret Life of Pets – will also be inviting you to take flight into the unknown with its new action-packed comedy Migration. Come 13 December, Gwen, the charming feathered star in Migration, will come to life with a giant inflatable pop-up at the mall’s plaza. Be sure to head down before 7 January next year to catch the adorable showcase.
Ready to explore a winter wonderland filled with exciting shopping perks and fun for all ages? Head to Waterway Point for an unforgettable experience this holiday season!
This post is in partnership with Waterway Point.