Not sure where to be this New Year’s Eve? We’ve got a few hot spots for you to welcome 2016 with a bang!
Time sure flies, and soon we’ll be ushering in another brand new year! There’s no better way to kickstart 2016 than with memories of partying the roof off and counting down the final seconds of the 2015 in a pleasantly drunken haze! If you can’t quite decide where to head to this New Year’s Eve, our list of parties to end the year is the perfect answer for you. Time to get your party on!
Siloso Beach Party
Literally partying your way into the New Year, this year’s Siloso Beach Party presents 12 hours of non-stop electronic music as you surround yourself with neon lights along the shoreline! Headlining one of Singapore’s biggest year end bashes will be DJ Don Diablo, followed by an assortment of local and international DJs. Once midnight hits, get ready to watch fireworks colour the massive Sentosa skyline!
Where: Siloso Beach, Sentosa Island
Price: $55-$388, store.sentosa.com.sg
Marina Bay Area
A slew of activities will be going on at the Marina Bay Area on New Year’s Eve, starting with a craft and novelty bazaar at the Waterfront Promenade. Come evening Fullerton Hotel begins coming alive with light and colour, as their digital art showcase starts playing at allotted timings throughout the night. Don’t miss the maint event, Mediacorp Presents: Celebrate 2016, at The Float@Marina Bay, which promises a night of exciting performances by local artistes, as well as international superstar Adam Lambert!
Venue: Various areas at Marina Bay Area
Time: Bazaar 3pm-3am, Fullerton Hotel Showcase 8.15pm-11.55pm (various timings), Mediacorp Presents: Celebrate 2016 8pm-12.15am
Price: All free except Mediacorp Presents: Celebrate 2016, $38-$168, www.marinabaycountdown.sg
Pull an all-nighter at Labrador Park this 31st December, partying from 10pm all the way till the sun comes up on New Year’s Day! A movement to band both new residents living in the area and its current 10,000 permanent residents, Labrador Park’s countdown event is expected to involve an extremely cheery atmosphere! Usher in 2016 as a community, while sharing stories and watching performances lined up all throughout the night!
Where: Labrador Park
It’s going to be loads of fun at Clarke Quay this New Year’s Eve, with a circus themed countdown party installed for all attendees! Hosted by Mediacorp CLASS 95 DJs Justin Ang and Vernon A, there will definitely be no lack of witty banter at the event! Local band 53A will also be performing, and as you tour the Clarke Quay area expect to catch sight of the quirkiest and most intriguing circus inspired acts scattered around!
Where: Fountain Square, Clarke Quay
Time: 10pm till late
Price: Free, www.clarkquay.com.sg
It’s the one place you’ll have a bird’s eye view of our city centre, and what better night to experience such a magnificent sight than on New Year’s Eve itself! Ride the Singapore Flyer with loved ones and escape the streets for a breather, as you take in not only the amazing scenery but the exhilarating happenings below. If you’re planning to throw an extravagant party, the Singapore Flyer has private champagne capsules available at 11:30pm, providing you the best view of Marina Bay’s fireworks come midnight!
Venue: Singapore Flyer
Time: Opening Hours 8:30am-10:30pm, Private Champagne Capsules 11:30pm
Price: Adult $33, Child $21, Senior $24, Private Champagne Capsule $2,300, www.singaporeflyer.com
Close the year with a bang at W Singapore, where they’ve got the ‘Stop The Clock’ Movement going on. Celebrated DJs in the contemporary music scene will be on site spinning tracks, while attendees get to enjoy a series of fun festivity line-ups such as live streaming of the Marina Bay fireworks. Guests can select between the options of W Singapore’s glamorous WOOBAR, or chill by the WET Pool and soak in LED virtual displays while enjoying a BBQ spread!
Venue: W Singapore
Price: Premium $199++ (Free Flow), WIP $299 (Free Flow With Champagne), www.wsingaporesentosacove.com
Ce La Vi Club Lounge
If you’re up for a night of themed parties with an exciting dress code, come in your best interpretation of old Hollywood glamour for Ce La Vi Club Lounge’s New Year’s Eve extravaganza! Pop bottles of champagne as you watch DJ YA5TH, Suren, Deepak and Styluxtakut take over the decks, only stopping your killer dance moves to soak in the sensational fireworks display come midnight. Other than that though, It’ll be drinks, dance and DJs all night long!
Where: Ce La Vi Club Lounge
Time: 6pm till late
Price: $148-$198, www.sg.celavi.com
Universal Studios Singapore
Hang on to that youthful spirit as you count down to the New Year with Universal Studio Singapore‘s resident characters, of which we’ve heard will include the adorable Minions and Sesame Street friends! Before 2016 arrives, unleash the thrill seeker within you and have a go at the park’s most thrilling rides, or dance along to performances by LED street dancers and stilt walkers as they groove to Jessie J’s top hits!
Venue: Universal Studios Singapore, Resorts World Sentosa
Price: Child $38, Adult $48, www.rwsentosa.com
Indulge yourself and feast your way into the New Year with a 10-course meal at Catalunya! We promise you’ll most definitely get one of the best views of the fireworks display happening in the city centre. Dine well into the evening with their Spanish inspired seafood-led meal, specially crafted for New Year’s Eve itself. Once you’re full and sated, head on to their rooftop and party till 2016 hits, grooving to DJ Heffny as you sing along to top tracks of 2015.
Time: 6pm till late
Price: 10-Course Dinner $488++, Rooftop Party $98, www.catalunya.sg