Back with a delightful twist, the annual Orchard Road Christmas light-up is celebrating its 40th anniversary in a grand way this year!

Christmas at Orchard Road
This year’s Christmas lights instantly transports you into a dreamscape reminiscent of cotton candy, with over 104 trees with LED white lights across 3.1 kilometres. Photo: ORBA

The Orchard Road Business Association (ORBA) sets out to create a joyous atmosphere with their big theme “Christmas on Great Street”. To amplify this year’s celebration, look forward to the first-ever Christmas Eve street party  — a perfect way to share the Christmas spirit with friends. In addition, explore not one, but three enchanting Christmas villages with surprises for an extra dose of holiday cheers!

First-ever Christmas Eve Street Party

Santa Calus Meet & Greet. Photo: ORBA

Join the first ever Christmas Eve Street Party happening on 24 December 2023, transforming the street into an exclusive party zone!

Prepare to dance and revel in the holiday spirit from Paterson junction to Bideford junction. With continuous beats, enchanting lights for a magical ambiance, and a variety of festive activities, the celebration promises to be unforgettable.

Don’t miss the incredible performance by the NCC Command Band from Swiss Cottage Secondary School, setting the festive tone with their joyful Christmas tunes.

Celebrating joy with three Great Christmas Villages

The Shaw House Urban Plaza. Photo: ORBA

Three Christmas Villages, each with their own unique offerings.

For thrilling carnival rides, head down to The Shaw House Urban Plaza kick from 24 November 2023 to 7 January 2024. Looking for thrilling carnival rides?

Meanwhile, for a family-friendly attraction, Plaza Singapura offers a gigantic Christmas-themed inflatable slide from 1 December 2023 to 1 January 2024. On the weekends, sign up for DIY activities, workshops, and meet-and-greet sessions with adorable mascots on weekends, courtesy of Kiztopia.

Now, Christmas wouldn’t be complete without treats. Head to Ngee Ann Civic Plaza to enjoy live music and tasty bites from food trucks. You are welcomed to join the thrilling carnival rides and games like Euro Swing or CycleJet, look through the diverse carnival merchandise and exciting pop-up stores. This village opens from 8 December 2023 to 1 January 2024.

Outdoor 3D multimedia and AR

Photo: ORBA

Lastly, experience magic on Orchard Road with their Outdoor Multimedia 3D & Augmented Reality (AR) Projection Show from 1 November 2023 to 1 January 2024. Immerse yourself in a captivating Christmas storyline, complemented by synchronised AR content.

Exclusive on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day, enjoy a special midnight countdown with unique content and enchanting AR effects. Simply download the PopAR Live app to unlock exclusive AR features and elevate your viewing experience as you hold your phone up to the projection wall. 

What are you waiting for?

Orchard Road Christmas Celebration 2023

Date: 24 Nov 2023-7 Jan 2024

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