Rainforest Lumina, Singapore Zoo
Credit: Rainforest Lumina, WRS
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Good Fun & Deals for the 2018 September School Holidays

Keeping your kids engaged and entertained this upcoming school holiday need not burn a hole in your pocket. We know that activities for kids in Singapore can add up to a good sum for the family so we’ve put together this short list for you to enjoy with your little ones.

1. Rainforest Lumina at Singapore Zoo

Explore Singapore Zoo in the day, and then stay on to experience the Rainforest Lumina when night falls*. Take a 1km walk on the wild side with this new illuminated, multimedia night trail. With 11 interactive zones, take an enchanting walk that promises to be a sensory feast as you go on an immersive journey with the ‘Creature Crew’, a group of unlikely virtual heroes who invites you to join their adventure of protecting our rainforests after the real animals have gone to bed.

Lest you think it’s just another fancy light show, the message behind is much deeper. Rainforest Lumina was created with the theme of “We are one”, that humans, animals and nature are inter-connected, with each having a vital role to play to sustain life on earth – something powerful for the little ones to learn.

Part of the Singapore Zoo’s 45th Birthday celebrations, the Rainforest Lumina is open for a limited time only. The event will run between 7.30pm – 12.00am each night. There are 7 entry timings daily with the last entry at 10.30pm. Adult tickets are priced at S$22. Children aged 0-2 can enter for free and a child ticket (S$16) is required from age 3 to 12.

Rainforest Lumina, Singapore Zoo
Credit: Rainforest Lumina, WRS

Rainforest Lumina Promotion: 10% off from Monday to Thursday & Sunday | No specific card required 

Singapore Zoo, Night Safari & River Safari: 10% off prevailing Adult & Child admission ticket | with PAssion Card

* Entry to the Singapore Zoo and Rainforest Lumina requires separate tickets.
NOTE: Rainforest Lumina is closed on 8 Sep due to a private event.

Address: 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore 729826

2. Pororo Park Singapore

Credit: Pororo Park Singapore
Credit: Pororo Park Singapore

Promotion: Special discount on admission tickets | with DBS & POPULAR Cards 

Promotion: 13% off admission tickets via FAVE | No specific card required

Address: 6 Raffles Boulevard, Marina Square #02-29, Singapore

3. KidZania Singapore

Through realistic role-play, at this indoor family edutainment centre, kids can learn about different careers, the inner-workings of a city and the concept of managing money. KidZania is designed to educate through experience, fostering the development of life skills, giving kids the confidence and inspiration to be great global citizens. They can be a doctor, firefighter, forensic specialists and even an ice-cream chef all in one day. KidZania Singapore is even home to a fuselage of a Boeing 737!

KidZania Singapore, Klook
Credit: Klook

Promotion: 15% off on all admission tickets and regular-priced merchandise | with Maybank Cards

Promotion: Additional 50 kidZos for each child ticket purchase | with Maybank Cards

Promotion: S$30/ticket via KLOOK | No specific card required

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Address: Palawan Kidz City, 31 Beach View #01-01/02, Singapore 098008

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4. Gardens by the Bay

The best time to visit Gardens by the Bay would be 6 September 2018 onwards as the Mid-Autumn festivities begin.

To make the best out of your visit, head there in the afternoon for some time in the Flower Dome. From now till 21 October 2018, the road to the Emerald City in the timeless tale of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is paved in yellow right here at Gardens by the Bay’s very own “Sunflower Surprise” floral display. Created from than 10,000 sunflowers of various shapes and sizes, meet Oz’s heroine Dorothy and her faithful dog Toto as they find their way to the Wizard’s castle meeting allies-turned-loyal friends Scarecrow, Tin Man and Cowardly Lion along the way. Also be sure to check out rare sunflower varieties such as the fluffy ‘Teddy Bear’ and the enormous ‘Uniflorus Giganteus’, with blooms as large as a human’s face.

Sunflower Surprise, Gardens by the Bay
Credit: Gardens by the Bay

When night falls, check out the dazzling Mid-Autumn lantern displays such as “Leaping over the Dragon’s Gate” -brave carps swimming upstream towards the Dragon’s Gate with hopes of turning into a dragon, “Wonders of the Underwater World” featuring a surreal undersea kingdom teeming with sea creatures and more! Be entertained by cultural performances, take part in lantern riddles and pen well-wishes at the magnificent Golden Wishing Tree for a fun-filled Mid-Autumn!

Mid-Autumn, Gardens by the Bay
Credit: Gardens by the Bay

Promotion: 10% off admission tickets to Flower Dome or/& Cloud Forest | with PAssion, NTUC & Safra Cards

Promotion: S$23/ticket via KLOOK | No specific card required

  • Limited time only
  • Skip the queue and receive your e-vouchers instantly!
  • Buy tickets now!

Address: 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 018953

5. Snow City Singapore

Beat the heat and experience snow so real that you feel like you’re in the North Pole! Singapore’s first permanent indoor snow centre, Snow City introduces the concept of snow and ice in a fun, entertaining and educational way. Check out the different zones filled with interactive Arctic exhibitions, life-sized snow sculptures, and an adrenaline packed 60 metre slide down a snow slope, all in a sub-freezing climate.

Credit: Snow City

Promotion15% off total bill for birthday party packages | PAssion Cards

Promotion: 2 hours Snow Play for 4 pax for $60 (U.P. $102) | PAssion Cards

Address: 21 Jurong Town Hall Rd, Singapore 609433

Looking for more activities that you can do in Singapore? Check out more fun activities at discounted prices over at Klook here! From nature or discovering local gems, there’s so much to see and do right here on our little red dot.

Prefer to stay home instead? Keep your kids busy with a whole range of fun-filled activities and toys like this Mini Kids Electronic Arcade Toy Candy Claw Crane for a great motor skills and hand-eye co-ordination work or simply have a ‘Sushi Go Party‘! If all else fails, LEGO is a sure-winner to occupy both kids and adults alike for a couple of hours!

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Keeping lots of books in easily accessible spaces at home is also a great way to keep your children occupied to fuel their imagination and creativity. At Kinokuniya Webstore, it’s a one-stop bookstore for you to discover lots of local children series like Timmy and Tammy and the very well-loved Ang Ku Kueh Girl & friends as well as favourite books such as Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls and more.

Do you know of more fun activities for kids at a good deal that are not listed here? Let us know! Or perhaps your credit card promotions aren’t included in this list? Check out more entertainment deals on Cardable’s website here for all credit card promotions.

Written by Jiayan Chiu

Loves hanging out with her kids, online shopping and dreaming of her next beach holiday.

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