As the year draws to a close, there's a place where sugarplum dreams come to life and joy abounds at every turn. Head to Changi Festive Village at Changi Airport from now till 31 March 2024, where enchanting Candyland-themed festivities whisk you away to a world of sweets and merriment.

From awe-inspiring installations to adrenaline-pumping activities, there is a plethora of things to do in Changi Airport. Mark your calendars and gather your loved ones for this magical event!

1. See photo-worthy installations and live performances at Candy Wonderland

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Step into Candy Wonderland for a picture-perfect moment this festive season.

At the heart of all the festivities stands the Candy Wonderland at Terminal 3’s Departure Hall – the main attraction of Changi Festive Village. Picture this: a charming, five-metre-tall bear decked out in sugary splendour, inviting you into candy land. Right beside this sweet spectacle, a towering seven-metre-tall Ferris wheel provides a perfect photo-taking backdrop ready to whisk you away on a whimsical adventure.

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Keep a lookout for adorable dinosaur mascots that are part of a live performance happening every weekend.

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Snap photos with the various larger-than-life candyland installations like this cute gingerbread house.

As day turns into night, get ready for a mesmerising display of light and snow, adding a sprinkle of magic to your evening. But that's not all! On weekends, the installation comes to life with live performances featuring Changi's lovable dinosaur mascots. They're here to steal the hearts of both the young and young-at-heart. Get ready for a dose of sweet overload!

And you better watch out, you better not cry, as there are more free things to see in Changi Airport this year-end. Santa Claus is coming to town! If you’re lucky, you might just catch a glimpse of Santa with his jolly ho-ho-ho that will surely bring more cheer to you and your loved ones.


Date: 3 November 2023 to 1 January 2024 
Location: Terminal 3, in front of Departure Immigration 
Operating Hours: 11:00am – 10:00pm, daily 
Snow Show: Mondays to Thursdays - 7:30pm and 8:30pm; Fridays to Sundays - 7:30pm, 8:30pm and 9:30pm
Santa Claus appearance: Fridays to Sundays and Public Holidays (15 to 25 December) – 7.45pm to 8.45pm

2. Visit Candy Snow House for an unforgettable sub-zero adventure

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Step into a frosty fantasy at the Candy Snow House, just a hop, skip, and a snowball's throw away from the Candy Carnival. Here, you'll find a world of winter wonders waiting to be explored. Unleash your inner warrior with a friendly snowball skirmish or challenge someone to a game of basketball, bowling, or mini golf. Pose with glowing ice sculptures like a regal reindeer-pulled carriage, an intricate two-metre-tall butterfly, and even a jolly snowman, all aglow from within. But that's just the tip of the iceberg!

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Zoom down the three-lane, five-metre-long snow slide for an exhilarating ride. Or let the little ones have their share of icy thrills with a three-metre-long ice luge ride.

And here's the best part: don't worry about missing out on the fun while trying to capture the moment. We've got professional photographers on standby, ready to freeze your cherished memories in time. So go ahead, let loose and make memories to last a lifetime!


Date: 4 November 2023 – 31 March 2024
Location: Terminal 3, Level 1, Coach Bay area
Operating Hours:

4 November 2023 to 1 January 2024

Opens daily from 12:00pm to 10:00pm

2 January to 31 March 2024

Friday - 5:00pm to 10:00pm; Weekends, School Holidays & Public Holidays - 12:00pm to 10:00pm

Last entry into Candy Snow House is at 9pm.

Entry requirements:

  • Long pants and socks are required to enter the Snow House.
  • Children under the age of 3 are encouraged to bring their own winter wear.
  • Personal photography not allowed for safety reasons (Professional photographs available for purchase)

Price per entry: S$18 for 1 hour of play time (to be purchased via Playpass or physical Carnival Tokens at the Candy Carnival located at Terminal 3 Level 1 Coach Bay area)

3. Take part in fun games, carnival rides and go-kart at Candy Carnival

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Have fun at the carnival game booths where both the young and young-at-heart can compete and win prizes.

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Sounds like a sweet time awaits at Candy Carnival! Get ready to step into a sugary wonderland where your senses will be on a rollercoaster ride of delight. Located at Terminal 3 Arrival Hall, expect an array of carnival game booths, calling out to the kid in all of us.

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Satisfy your need for speed at Candy Kart!

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The bouncy castle's always a crowd favourite with the little ones.

Got little ones in tow? They're in for a treat too! Watch them unleash their inner speedster at Candy Kart, zipping through a confectionary-themed go-kart course. There is also a bouncy castle for them to jump to their hearts’ content!

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So many food choices at the Candy Carnival food trucks - try them all!

Once you've had your fill of fun and games, it's time to dive into a feast of flavours. At Changi Festive Village, food booths and trucks line up, serving beloved carnival classics like churros, nachos, and corndogs. If you're feeling adventurous, don't miss out on the viral favourite – the Korean cheese coin pancake, with its tantalisingly gooey centre!

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For more fun rides, continue to Terminal 3 Basement 2. Kiddos can hop aboard our candy-coated trackless train, and go on a ride that's equally thrilling and sweet!


Date: 4 November 2023 – 31 March 2024
Location: Terminal 3, Level 1, outside McDonald’s, Basement 2 
Operating Hours: 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Candy Kart entry requirements:

  • Participants must be 5 years-old and above, and above 1.1m in height
  • Covered shoes must be worn at all times 
  • No loose clothing allowed  

Candy Bounce entry requirements:

  • Participants must be 4 years-old and above, and between 0.9m and 1.4m in height
  • Non-slip socks must be worn during play

Purchase Carnival Credits via Changi App:

  • S$20 – 21 credits
  • S$50 – 55 credits + 1 free ride at Basement 2
  • S$100 – 120 credits + 2 free rides at Basement 2

Pro tip: Spend a minimum of S$50 in the Public Areas / Transit Arrival of Changi Airport Terminals 1 to 4 to redeem 5 free carnival credits (S$80 for supermarkets or Jewel Changi Airport). Mastercard and Changi Pay users get 5 additional free carnival credits.

4. Candylicious Night at the Airport

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Go creative and make chocolate masterpieces at the chocolate jamming workshop.

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Spend a night at the airport with fun games and whole lot of family bonding time!

Prepare for an epic Candylicious Night at the Airport at the Changi Experience Studio! Let the kids get creative at the chocolate art jamming workshop as you watch your little Picasso turn the airport into a chocolate masterpiece. Along the way, they'll also discover intriguing chocolate facts! The fun doesn’t stop there – families can jazz up their own truffle balls for a sweet, festive treat.

Next stop on the adventure is the Candy Carnival, where winter magic awaits at the Candy Snow House. Speed demons can zoom through the candy-themed track, and there's bouncy castle fun for everyone! Then, head back to explore interactive exhibits at the Changi Experience Studio that unravel what goes behind the scenes at the airport, and play games that will have the whole family giggling. And when it's time to wind down, cozy up in candy-themed tents for some seriously sweet dreams!


Dates: 25 November – 23 December 2023 
Price: S$88 (Adult) | S$98 (Child) 
What is included: 

  • Chocolate Art Jamming (one kit per child) 
  • Candy Snow House 
  • Candy Kart (per child) 
  • Candy Bouncy Castle (per child) 
  • Magical Sleepover at Changi Experience Studio (Air mattress provided) 
  • Entry ticket to Changi Experience Studio 
  • Complimentary parking (1 coupon per family) 

5. Changi Festive Village goes virtual on ChangiVerse

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Attention all gamers! For the first time ever, Changi Airport is bringing the year-end holiday spirit to ChangiVerse on Roblox. Dive into the snowy wonders of CandyVerse and discover a land of delightful surprises. Journey through the candy-coated terrain, alongside friendly dinosaurs, and experience a real-world replica of a Candy Wonderland. Unleash your creativity by crafting your own toy in CandyVerse and flaunt your creations. Engage in thrilling games and you might just snag a limited-edition UGC or real-world rewards!


With so many activities lined up, don’t miss out on all the fun this festive season at the Changi Festive Village!


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