This Children's Day, celebrate the joys of childhood by hanging with your wee ones at these cool hotspots!
On Friday 2nd October, it’s all about the kids. Yep, get set for the annual Children’s Day in Singapore! Celebrated on the first Friday in October, it’s a chance for kindergarten and primary school kids to let loose and enjoy a day off from all that learning. And, to help you mark the occasion in style, we’ve rounded up our picks for the best things to do on Children’s Day in Singapore… Even in a pandemic. Take your pick and reward your kids for well, just being kids!
THINGS TO DO ON CHILDREN’S DAY IN SINGAPORE
The folks over at Smart Nation have plenty of fun in store for your kids this Children’s Day weekend. Check out its online series of tech-related talks and workshops from now till 15 October where the little ones can have fun with tech and learn how to code! Make sure you register to book your spot.
Bees’ Knees at The Garage
Go on a picnic with Bees’ Knees at The Garage this Children’s Day! Their special picnic Buzz-kets allow you to enjoy a picnic with the kids in the Botanic Gardens, fully equipped with a picnic set that has decorative picnic mats, a foldable table, fluffy cushions and more. Psst, from 2 to 11 October, purchase one of the Picnic Buzz-kets for four or five people from Bee’s Knees at The Garage and receive a complimentary Kid’s Basket filled with Truffle Tater Tots, a juice box and a kid’s toy or activity set, too!
We’re big fans of bringing the little ones to indoor play centres when we have the chance. And double brownie points if there are celebratory festivities. This Children’s Day, head over to Great World City and head to Amazonia for its kid-friendly activities over four sessions. Play at the various activities within the park and participate in a specially curated treasure hunt. Or, the little ones can get their face painted, watch a magic show or even try their hand at balloon sculpting during the session. Make sure you follow Amazonia on Facebook to book your slot for the session!
Where: Amazonia, Great World City Level 3, 1 Kim Seng Promenade, Singapore 237994
When: Friday 9 October 2020
We’re going to just put it out there… Singapore’s. Largest. Indoor. Bouncy. Castle. Playground. If that has you jumping for joy, hotfoot it down to Bouncy Paradise on the double! It’s good, healthy, air-conditioned fun, meaning it’s the perfect indoor activity. Don’t forget your socks and make sure you book a slot before going!
Where: 200 Pandan Gardens (PeopleUp Enrichment Hub), Singapore 609336
Bonus: Gifts to give your child this Children’s’ Day
In need of a new water bottle for school? Check out Thermos Singapore’s range of adorable bottles for kids, including Frozen and Disney-themed ones to small bottles for everyday use. Psst: they’re also available at special prices on Qoo10, Lazada and Shopee.
In the mood for some ice cream? Bring a smile to the kiddies faces with some ice cream smile scoops from Creamier! Purchase these smile scoops of handcrafted ice cream online, packed inside its signature Creamier chiller bag. Perfect for the Children’s Day weekend!