Date:Thu 16 Nov 2023
Time:7pm onwards
Venue:Shaw House Urban Plaza

In collaboration with SG Cares Giving Week and co-organised with the Orchard Road Business Association, the Christmas on A Great Street Community Chest Light-Up Ceremony invites the community to come together for year-end giving activities. You can show your support by making a donation of any amount via the Community Chest campaign page.

Where will your contributions go?

100% of your donations will directly benefit more than 200 critical social service programmes, empowering children with special needs, youths-at-risk, adults with disabilities, persons with mental health conditions, as well as seniors and families in need of support.

Join us to Champion Every Potential by empowering communities in need to achieve their fullest potential, by donating via this link.

For corporations interested in making a contribution, please consider signing up to be a partner for Change For Charity. Find out more here.

The GREAT Christmas Villages 2023

Join us for three incredible GREAT Christmas Villages!

Augmented Reality

Shaw House Urban Plaza

FRI 24 NOV 2023 – SUN 7 JAN 2024

Climb aboard the duplex carousel, experience thrilling carnival rides, try your luck at fun carnival games, and shop for delightful carnival merchandise.

Opening Hours:

From Fri 24 Nov – Wed 6 Dec 2023 & Tue 2 Jan – Sun 7 Jan 2024
Mon – Fri:3pm – 9.30pm
Sat, Sun and Public Holidays:1pm – 10pm
From Thu 7 Dec 2023 – Mon 1 Jan 2024
Mon – Fri:1pm – 9.30pm
Sat, Sun and Public Holidays:1pm – 10pm
Sun 24 Dec 2023:1pm – 12.30am
Sun 31 Dec 2023:1pm – 12.30am
Plaza Singapura

Plaza Singapura

FRI 1 DEC 2023 – MON 1 JAN 2024

Get ready to immerse yourself in the realm of Christmas wonder as ORBA and Kiztopia join hands to present Plaza Singapura’s Great Christmas Village! This year, we’re taking the festive season to a whole new level with a plethora of exciting additions to our holiday extravaganza.

Imagine sliding down a gigantic Christmas-themed inflatable slide; it’s bound to be an adrenaline rush for kids and adults alike! But that’s just the beginning. As you stroll through the Christmas Village, prepare to be captivated by the mesmerising glow of our enchanting lighted canopy. It’s designed to match Orchard Road’s iconic Christmas lights, creating a magical atmosphere that’s perfect for countless Instagram-worthy photo moments.

Get ready to step into Plaza Singapura in the most whimsical way — through the inflatable Balloon Dome, where a myriad of balloons will float around you, making it a picture-perfect moment for your social media feed. Don’t forget to check out Kiztopia Great Christmas Alley, where you can indulge in a craft zone with engaging DIY activities and workshops, along with unique merchandise and a vibrant photo wall showcasing Kiztopia’s beloved characters such as Happy The Dancer, Bell The Chef, and Tiger The Sportsman.

And that’s not all! During weekends, you’ll have the chance to meet and greet the adorable Kiztopia mascots, amplifying the joy of your visit. With all these incredible additions, Plaza Singapura’s Great Christmas Village is poised to be a holiday utopia nestled in the heart of Singapore. Join us this December for an unforgettable celebration, as we come together to craft magical memories that will last a lifetime!

Opening Hours:

10am – 9pm Daily

Ngee Ann City

Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza

FRI 8 DEC 2023 – MON 1 JAN 2024

Enjoy live performances by local and international artists, savour delicious bites from food trucks, enjoy thrilling carnival rides and games, explore a variety of carnival merchandise, and discover exciting pop-up stores. Look forward to Euro Swing, London Train, Robotic Ride, CycleJet, and an Arcade House filled with arcade games for endless fun and entertainment.

Join us to ring in 2024 at our New Year's Eve Countdown Party on 31 Dec 2023, from 8pm to 12.30am. Enjoy an electrifying night filled with live performances by local bands Melissa & The Usual Suspects and The Cold Cut Duo. Dance, sing, and celebrate with us as we count down to the new year.

Opening Hours:

Mon – Fri:1pm – 10pm
Sat – Sun:1pm – 11pm
Mon 18 Dec – Sat 23 Dec 2023:1pm – 11pm
Sun 24 Dec & Sun 31 Dec 2023:1pm – 12.30am
Mon 25 Dec 2023 & Mon 1 Jan 2024:1pm – 11pm
Fri & Sat:7.15pm – 8pm & 8.30pm – 9.15pm

View the performance schedule here.

Outdoor Multimedia 3d & Augmented Reality
(AR) Projection Show On Orchard Road

Augmented Reality
Period:Wed 1 Nov 2023 – Mon 1 Jan 2024
Time:7PM – 10PM Daily
7PM – 12.30AM Christmas Eve & New Year’S Eve
Location:MANDARIN GALLERY (Side Wall)

Experience our spectacular 3D and AR Projection show daily from 1 Nov 2023 until 1 Jan 2024. Immerse yourself in a thematic and captivating Christmas storyline, and enjoy integrated AR content perfectly synchronised with the show.

As an extra treat, on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day, visitors to Orchard Road will be treated to a special countdown segment featuring unique content and mesmerising augmented reality effects at midnight.

To make the most of this experience, simply download the PopAR Live app to your mobile phone. Hold your phone up to the projection wall and unlock exclusive AR features to enhance your viewing experience.

Augmented RealityScan to download PopAR Live

Christmas Comes Alive (AR)

Period:Wed 1 Nov 2023 – Sun 31 Dec 2023
Time:Available Daily

Orchard Road is bursting with life this year, thanks to exciting new augmented reality (AR) features debuting on 1 November.

Be enchanted by a unique visual spectacle as you stroll along Orchard Road. Download our PopAR Live app and unlock a world of wonder by scanning the reindeer and sparkles adorning the 25 glass panels that grace the pedestrian walkway from ION Orchard to Mandarin Gallery.

Music In The Air

Period:Wed 1 Nov 2023 – Mon 1 Jan 2024
Time:10am – 6.59pm Daily

Take in the enchanting Christmas melodies as you stroll down Orchard Road, enjoying the festive ambiance while shopping to your heart's content. Join us in celebrating the season with joyful tunes and allow the festive spirit to surround you.

Music In The Air Zones:

  • ION Orchard to Ngee Ann City walkway
  • Mandarin Gallery walkway
  • Paragon walkway
  • Wheelock Place walkway
  • Shaw House walkway

Orchard Road’S Pop-Up Extravaganza

Period:Wed 1 Nov 2023 – Mon 1 Jan 2024
Location:Orchard Road Pedestrian Walkway

Starting from 1 November, Orchard Road will come alive with an array of thrilling pop-up stores and stunning set pieces along the pedestrian walkway, stretching from ION Orchard to Mandarin Gallery.

Here’s a sneak peek at the pop-up line-up:


  • Connor’s Stout Porter
  • Lovet
  • New Balance
  • OPPO


  • Celebrate Christmas in Singapore
  • Geneco x Yellow Ribbon
  • Shopee

Additionally, don’t miss the chance to capture memorable moments at two interactive set pieces powered by solar energy. You’ll find these unique backdrops for unforgettable photo opportunities in front of Mandarin Gallery and Plaza Singapura.

The Great Christmas Eve Street Party

Date:Sun 24 Dec 2023
Road Closure Timing:6PM – 2AM
Event Time:8PM – 12.15AM
Location:Part Of Orchard Road From Paterson Junction (Ion Orchard) To Bideford Junction (Ngee Ann City)

We’re transforming the street into an exclusive party zone just for you! Get ready to dance and celebrate the holiday spirit right on our Great Street. We’ve got music to keep the beats going all night, mesmerising lights to create a magical experience, and a variety of activities to enhance the festive mood.

Be sure to catch the incredible NCC Command Band from Swiss Cottage Secondary School as they bring a festive atmosphere to the streets with their joyful Christmas tunes. They will kick off the event, so arrive early and don’t miss out!

The Great Christmas Eve Street Party
The Great Christmas Eve Street Party
The Great Christmas Eve Street Party

Shop Along The Street

In partnership with INVADE, we’re bringing you the ultimate last-minute Christmas shopping extravaganza. Get your wallets ready for some retail therapy at our vendor booths while soaking in the festive vibes.

Santa Meet & Greet

Step into the enchanting world of the season as you get up close and personal with Santa Claus in our immersive Bubble City. Cameras at the ready, because there are plenty of joyful poses and holiday magic awaiting you!

Christmas Mascots

Strike a pose with Christmas Mascots — the perfect keepsake for the Great Christmas Eve party right here on Orchard Road.

NCC Command Band by Swiss Cottage Secondary School

Formed in 1967, the NCC Command Band is one of Singapore’s most respected, versatile, and accomplished military music organisations. They’ve even graced the stage at the National Day Parade in 2010, and now they’re here to captivate you on Orchard Road.

Roving Magicians

Prepare to be spellbound as roving magicians dazzle you with their elegant sleight of hand and mesmerising visual illusions. They’ll weave through the crowd, leaving you in awe with their magical tricks.

Roving Balloon Sculptors

Enjoy the artistry of skilled balloon sculptors as they wander the streets, crafting various Christmas-themed balloon designs for the young and the young at heart.

Christmas Carol

A harmonious ensemble of six exceptionally talented vocalists, the choir is sure to captivate the audience with their collective harmony and powerful vocals.

Band Performance

Experience the magic of music this Christmas Eve with a live two-piece band performance. From timeless holiday classics to modern renditions, they are sure to spread the holiday cheer.

Stage Games and Christmas Jingles

Hosted by the energetic emcee Jeremy Yeo, join in the fun with stage games and interactive Christmas jingles throughout the night. Jeremy will keep the crowd engaged and their holiday spirits high.

F&B Trucks

Satisfy your holiday cravings with a delightful variety of food trucks serving up mouthwatering meals in the heart of Orchard Road! They’re sure to put a smile on your face and and leave you with a satisfied belly.


Capture fond memories at our photobooths and take home keepsakes. Unleash your creativity in a fun and festive setting.

We Take The Streets (Dance Performance)

Showcasing the finest street and local dancers right on the street.

Party Up The Street

What’s Christmas without a party? Let loose with our DJs Housewrk, PIN, Vii, and Andrew T at the stage area from 10pm until the countdown.

Christmas Countdown

Join us on the road in front of Ngee Ann City for the countdown when the clock strikes 12, with special AR effects enhancing the 3D projection mapping on the facade of Hilton Singapore Orchard and adding to the excitement.

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