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It is December, and this magical season calls for a year-end bucket list of exciting things to do in Singapore. At Changi Airport, our rendition of a dreamy and fun festive celebration is simple – an exciting Dino fiesta, romantic glam-party and interactive one-of-a-kind workshops for the little ones!
Whether your kiddos are a fan of adrenaline activities or simply love to do anything extraordinary, a host of fun activities await at the Changi Festive Village. Read on for inspiration on places to go and things to do with the fam this weekend!
1. Get set for a thrilling Dino Kart experience
Take the wheel and own the Dino Kart circuit, which is back in action this year! Within Terminal 4's Departure Hall at Changi Airport, zip around the indoor and fully air-conditioned 400m racetrack on electric go-karts. Try your hand at expertly navigating a total of 10 bends, in between the terminal’s check-in rows! There is also a specially designed novice circuit for the little ones (between the ages of nine and 13) to join in on the fun. After sundown, prepare for a never-seen-before trippy night-karting experience as you zoom past dreamlike neon blinking lights.
Tickets & pricing: Tickets are priced from S$10 to S$25, depending on the type of circuit and day. Book your activity passes here.
Location: T4 Departure Hall Row 4
Opening hours: From now till 2 January 2022, Monday to Wednesday – 2:00pm to 10:00pm, Thursday to Sunday - 2:00pm to 11:00pm
2. Bounce away your troubles at Dino Bounce
More fun awaits at the 30m-long bouncy castle Dino Bounce inside Changi Airport’s Terminal 4 Departure Hall. This jumbo inflatable has two play zones – Dino Bounce Land and Dino Bounce Sea – where kids (ages five and above with a minimum height of 1m) can overcome obstacles and bounce off their favourite prehistoric creatures.
Whizz down the back of the mammoth Brontosaurus on a 4m-tall slide; conquer the bouncy wave while escaping the deadly T-Rex; scale a climbing tower in search of the peace-loving Stegosaurus, or simply crash into a ball pit. With all these fun things to do, this is arguably the best playground at Changi Airport!
Tickets & pricing: Tickets are priced at S$8 for Direct Purchases and S$4 for Spend & Redeem Discounted Passes. Book your activity passes here.
Location: T4 Departure Hall Row 5
Opening hours: From now till 2 January 2022, Monday to Wednesday – 2:00pm to 10:00pm, Thursday to Sunday - 1:00pm to 11:00pm. Last entry at 9.30pm.
Pro-tip: Get your hands on discounted tickets to Dino Kart 2.0 and Dino Bounce, with every S$25 spent at Terminals 1 and 3, Dino Carnival at Terminal 4 and Jewel. You can redeem up to a maximum of four discounted passes in a single receipt!
3. Have a great time at the Dino Carnival
You’ll never run out of fun things to do in Changi Airport. If you’re in for some old-school activities, the Dino Carnival is the perfect spot to hang out - for only S$2 per pax! Here, the dino-loving juniors can unleash their inner paleontologist to uncover dino fossils, or experience ice fishing in the tropics. Embark on your own Jurassic quest to conquer all the dino games here at the Dino Carnival in Changi Airport!
After all the fun-filled activities at the Dino Carnival, you’ll definitely be looking for places to eat to satisfy your rumbling stomach. With up to 20 stalls offering staples like rice bowls and snacks like beef cubes, treat yourself and the kids to delicious street food such as Big Big Fries which come with mentaiko mayonnaise, truffle mayonnaise or pork floss special sauce!
Snag fried sweet potato balls from O.M.G, cheesy carrot cake with mozzarella and prawn from Tiger Sweets, or get your hands on a carnival must-have - footlong hotdog buns from Jumbadog! Thirsty? Quench your thirst with a refreshing cup of Coconut Shake from Xiao Shao Ye or sweet Brown Sugar Jelly Fresh Milk from SOFNADE. If the kiddos are yearning for a dessert, try the Korean-style macarons or Fatcarons from Sweedy Patisserie.
Still hungry? Simply head to these nearby cafes in Jewel Changi Airport to get your food fix.
Tickets & pricing: Tickets are priced at S$2 per person. Book your entry passes here.
Location: T4 Departure Hall
Opening hours: From now till 2 January 2022, Thursday to Sunday - 1:00pm to 9:00pm.
4. Have a merry Glam-party in the Clouds with your kids!
Christmas is indeed in the air. Keep an eye out for the luxurious glamping tents decked out with magical festive decorations on the top-most level of Jewel Changi Airport at Cloud9 Piazza. Put on your favourite Christmas Spotify playlist and relax with the fam while clinking glasses and chilling!
Looking for things to do? Your party is complete with a fun selection of board games, movie marathons, and numerous dining options in Jewel and Changi Airport, delivered right to your glamp tent via Changi Eats. Glampers will also receive a S$15 voucher for orders made on Changi Eats! You can check out how to mix and match your food options for all occasions in this article here.
For those who love to pop out for activities, head to Changi Experience Studio – tickets are included in the Glam-party package. They may be utilised on any day, even after checking out!
Tickets & pricing: Rates start from S$150 for Mondays to Fridays, S$180 for Saturday to Sunday, and S$200 during 24 to 26 December 2021. Book here.
5. Experience glamping in the transit area of Terminal 4
If you’re still on the lookout for unique staycation ideas in Singapore with the family, look no further! Surprise your kids with a glamping experience within the departure transit of Terminal 4. Looking for things to do in Changi Airport? They can watch planes all day from the tent and enjoy round-the-clock access to the entertainment area, which has cartoons, arcade games, archery and other indoor games like Jenga and Connect 4.
Afterwards, head to the nearby Jewel Changi Airport and explore its beautiful attractions, including the kids play area, canopy park and Shiseido Forest Valley.
All glampers will also have free entry to the Dino Carnival and easy access to the rest of the Changi Festive Village activities for a fun-filled staycation. Did we mention that you’ll have the best view of the sunrise too?
Tickets & pricing: Rates start from S$360 for Mondays to Wednesdays, S$390 for Thursdays to Sundays, and S$420 on 24, 25, 31 December 2021 & 1 January 2022.
6. Let your young ones be a Little Firefighter
Have you ever wondered what life is like during the wee hours at the airport? Well, it comes with no surprise that Changi Airport’s own team of firefighters work round the clock to be ready to attend to any incidents in the world’s most awarded airport.
Through the Airport Emergency Service (AES) Experience, get up close with Changi’s firefighting team through a series of interactive activity stations. Let your little ones enjoy a unique experience of donning fire-fighting suits, getting onboard the fleet of AES vehicles, and going on rescue missions with AES firefighters and dummies! Now, this is definitely worth adding to your list of things to do with the kids!
Tickets & pricing: Each ticket is priced at S$34 per pax, available from now to 23 December 2021. Book here.
Wish to find a play area for your kids? Your little ones are in for a fun learning time at the ‘Champions of the Smart Airport’ Robomaster workshop. Let them immerse in the intriguing world of robots and artificial intelligence, as they navigate through the mission of programming their very own intelligent robot via Scratch coding – a visual programming language that allows students to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively. This enriching experience ends off with a bang, as your kids take part in a friendly competition of racing their robots in an airport-themed arena!
On the hunt for more educational activities? Consider gifting the kids these educational books and toys this Christmas to read and play with them.
Both workshops include tickets to the Changi Experience Studio as well! Here, you can immerse in the wonder of amazing projection experiences, interactive games, and shows. Simply head down to Changi Festive Village for a magical experience and make your year-end holidays a little more special this year!
Tickets & pricing: Each ticket is priced at S$79 per pax, available from now to 19 December 2021. Book your tickets here.
Simply head down to Changi Festive Village for a magical experience and make your year-end holidays a little more special this year!
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