5 Christmas Markets to Visit in Singapore
Feeling like Christmas already? We recommend these FIVE Christmas Fairs in Singapore to get you in the spirit of the season right away!
Who doesn’t love the festive Christmassy feel every December! The food, the lights, the decoration and the holiday gifts. Visits to the super Christmas markets in Singapore with jingles in the background has everyone feeling the festive mood. The only thing missing here in sunny Singapore is the cold weather. For everything else, head down this December to these 5 amazing, authentic, Christmas fairs and shop, eat and indulge in family fun to your hearts content.
HANDMADE CRAFTS – FESTIVE CHRISTMAS MARKET @ SUPERTREE GROVE
Imagine weaving your way around wooden huts inspired from Europe, a cinnamon aroma, and the warmth of hot chocolate in winters. If winter-festive is what you want, then head down to Gardens by the Bay and shop for one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts such as handmade crafts, boutique goods and vintage finds, or indulge in tasty treats and specialty food and beverages.
When: 30 November to 26 December, 4-11 pm daily
Where: Gardens by the Bay
Image source: www.christmaswonderland.sg
SHOP FOR A CAUSE – CHRISTMAS GLAMOUR AT THE FULLERTON HOTEL
If you’re on the lookout for the best quality products, meaningful and thoughtful designs by small, local businesses then this fair is for you. The goods on display are delicate and unique, many handmade, guaranteeing rejuvenating retail therapy. This fair is also in support of Caring for Cambodia – a charitable organisation committed to securing education and essentials for their health and welfare. A great opportunity to give back while you shop.
When: 3 December, 11 am-7 pm
Where: Lower Lobby, The Fullerton Hotel Ballroom, 1 Fullerton Square, Singapore 049178
GO LOCAL AT PUBLIC GARDEN CHRISTMAS
Christmas markets in Singapore can be a very local experience with Public Garden. They host several markets throughout the year but this particular Christmas fair draws independent brands from around Asia selling anything from Terrariums, concrete planters and marble trays, fashion by local designers, unique stationery, handmade ceramics and jewelery. Here, unexpected treasures can be found as brands work hard for months and launch their new designs over 2 days.
When: 8-9 December, 1 pm-7 pm daily
Where: Level 4, Suntec Convention Hall 403, Suntec Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Raffles Boulevard, Singapore 039593
Image source: www.public-garden.com
ECO-FRIENDLY GOODS AT THE SUSTAINABLE CHRISTMAS FAIR
This fair holds true to the name and encourages shopping which is socially impactful and guilt-free as you support fair-trade organic produce and edible treats, statement fashion & jewelry, many by artisans and tribes, environmentally-friendly home decor & accessories along with activities for the family. Join this fair and enjoy ethical and environmentally responsible shopping.
When: 8 December, 12 pm-7 pm
Where: Winestone, Mercure on Stevens, 30 Stevens Road
GO ORGANIC AT LOEWEN GARDENS
A must visit for those who love all things organic! Serving a plethora of artisanal food produce and eclectic items, this humble market is an undiscovered gem. You will find vendors selling fresh foods including organic veggies, cheeses, wines and Xmas gifts. All this, under one roof at this farmers market.
When: 15 December, 9am-1pm
Where: 75E Loewen Road Singapore 248844
Image source: www.facebook.com/events/692737411105973
Falak Amaar Khan is a member of Team FUCHSIA, heading the Fashion section in her capacity as a fashion designer, stylist and choreographer. As a writer, Falak covers fashion, community and entertainment. This super busy mother of two is working towards supporting a cause through her work. She would also love to integrate more into the Singaporean community, and explore the island in a more realistic manner.
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