The witching hour is upon us, and we’ve got plenty of pumpkin themed parties to enjoy this October.
Halloween is here mama, and we don’t know about you but it’s just as exciting with our own little ones as it was when we were pint-sized ourselves! From finding that perfect vampire-cum-princess dress that she insisted on, to sneakily dipping into the kiddos’ candy once they’re tucked in, we just love getting involved in all of the fun, themed activities that come with the month of October. So, get out those planners and mark down these dates because we’ve put together the best events and promotions for the whole family to enjoy this spooky season. We’re adding events throughout the month as they’re announced, so check back soon, mama!
Halloween Playgroup at Stamford American International School
Looking for a way to celebrate Halloween and escape this less-than-spooky haze? Perfect for kiddos aged 1-5, this free playgroup will introduce them to the Julia Donaldson classic Room on the Broom via interactive storytelling. Children will even get to meet the [not-so-scary] witch in person, along with fun role play and all sorts of other Halloween-themed activities. Costumes very much encouraged!
When: Friday, 30 October, 9.30am
Where: Stamford American International School, 1 Woodleigh Lane (Off Upper Serangoon Road), Singapore 357684
How much: Free!
Spooky Thrills and Halloween Celebrations at Resorts World Sentosa
S.E.A Aquarium is bringing back their Spooky Seas exhibit! You and the kiddos will be immersed in a Halloween themed activity trail along with Singapore’s first ever underwater pumpkin carving challenge! Whats more is Universal Studios will also be hosting their annual Halloween Horror Nights 5 which promises to bring the scares closer to home with its unique Singaporean flair. Brave little ones can also expect haunted houses galore and intense underground rides!
When: Tuesday, 6 October-Sunday, 15 November, 10am-7pm
Where: Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269
How much: $28 for adults and $15 for children (Prices according to Singaporean residency)
Halloween Brick-Or-Treat with Frankenstein, The Green Witch, and more at LEGOLAND
Frankenstein has just arrived at LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort. It’s his first time there, and he’s a little nervous about what to expect…
Hit the road and join Frankie in a day full of Halloween fun! Kiddos can attend special shows hosted by Lord Vampyre and the Green Witch, get lost in Lord Vampyre’s Ballroom Maze, build pumpkins from LEGOs, and meet the resident Werewolf in a meet and greet session. Sweet-treat loving little ones can get messy at the Monster Cupcake Station, where they can get stuck in decorating their own cupcakes with plenty of yummy soil and worms!
When: Tuesday, 6 October – Saturday, 31 October, 4pm-8.30pm
Where: LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort, 7 Jalan Legoland, Bandar Medini, 79250 Nusajaya, Johor, Malaysia
How much: RM85 (approx. $28)
Kids Halloween Cooking Soiree with Expat Kitchen
Does your little one love to bake, mama? Why not have them whip up a spooky storm and get involved in this special Halloween themed cooking class that’ll have kiddos fashioning severed finger cookies, spider biscuits, graveyard cupcakes, oozing brain cakes and more? Let their creative juices flow in the crafts corner as they make their own bat cutouts and decorate pumpkins.
When: Saturday, 17 October, 10.30am-12pm
Where: Expat Kitchen, 9 Norris Road #02-01, Little India, Singapore 208252
How much: $55. Sign up here!
Safari Boo: A Merry Not Scary Kids Event
Embark on this River Safari for all as Singapore’s wildest trick-or-treat event welcomes little ones on board for free! Dress the kiddos up in their favourite character costumes and watch as their beloved fairy tales come alive on this wild adventure (in which they also get a special guided tour to meet some pretty cool creatures up close). The park will be transformed with colourful decorations, light up displays and trick or treat trails as well as fun crafts and activities, special animal shows and a royal ball that’ll get both mamas and kiddos hitting the dance floor!
When: Friday, October 23 – Sunday, 1 November, 6pm-10pm
Where: River Safari, 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore 729826
How much: Free for little ones, adults $20. Grab your tickets online here!
Quayside Spooky Halloween
Mamas and kiddos can both enjoy a spooky dessert on the house with every main course ordered at this scenic riverfront seafood spot. The first 20 little ones dining in can also snap up a free pumpkin bucket! There’s no better time to indulge a little as Halloween approaches..
When: Saturday, 31 October, all day
Where:Quayside, Blk 3A Clarke Quay, Singapore, 179021
How much: Prices vary according to menu, click here for the menu deets!
Paradise Found: The White Rabbit’s Annual Halloween Bash
This one’s strictly for the mamas and the papas! Think Adam and Eve, serpents and Mother Nature as you gear up to head down The Rabbit Hole for their annual Halloween bash! This year you’ll venture in to the garden of good-turned-hood as it opens its gates to welcome a communion of good, evil and the morally ambivalent in-betweens. The best dressed mama could win a 2-night stay at IZE Seminyak Bali or a one night staycation at Wanderlust Hotel!
When: Saturday, 31 October, 9pm-late
Where: The White Rabbit, 39C Harding Rd, Singapore 249541
How much: Free entry! Text or call (+65) 97210536 for reservations.
Treat or Trick – A Spooktacular Halloween with Sophisca
If anyone knows their way around Halloween, it’s probably candy shop Sophisca! And they know you’ve gotta take full advantage of the one and only day when you can eat as much candy as you like and not feel guilty about it! You’re invited to celebrate the spooky season with fun-filled activities from balloon sculpting to face painting and trick-or-treating around participating Sophisca outlets! Little ones will be given Halloween pumpkin baskets where they’ll be able to grab a few delicious candies dressed in their best. The most creative costume and those with the most candies and chocolate collected will win great prizes!
When: Saturday, 31 October, 2pm-4pm
Where: Changi Airport, Terminal 3, Public Area #B2-19, Airport Blvd, Singapore
How much: $5. Call (+65) 6636 9490 to register!
Halloween Trick Or Treat @ Woodlands Woodgrove
Every year on actual Halloween, expect a huge (we’re talking thousands of people!) Trick or Treat gathering in the neighborhood of Woodlands Woodgrove! Mamas and kiddos can expect a traditional Halloween fest amongst families of all ages dressed up and ready to make this Halloween the best yet! This event is privately funded by the generous families living in the Woodgrove estate, so if you would like to show your appreciation mama, look out for homes marked with Caring for Cambodia drop off point signage and donate items to support their charity cause! Bringing extra candy for these generous families to distribute is also much appreciated!
When: Saturday, 31 October, 6pm-8pm (or until the candy runs out!)
Where: Woodlands Woodgrove, The Woodgrove Woodlands Singapore
How much: Free! Just head on over with plenty of time to beat the crowds.
Halloween Spooky Freeze at The Rink
Don those skates and travel through an eerily foggy maze with Spooky Monsters on Ice at The Rink in Jurong! Little ones will be given the chance to win great prizes by solving the maze mystery as well as participate in a Monster boogie session as both kiddos and monsters take to the ice for a disco! Buy 2 earlybird tickets and get a $50 Scoot Travel Voucher, mama! Earlybird ticket sale starts from 7 October and are available at The Rink’s ticketing counter.
When: 23, 24, 30 & 31 October, 10.30am-11.45pm
Where: The Rink, 2 Jurong East Central 1 Level 3, JCube, Singapore 609731
How much: Earlybird Ticket (before 22 Oct): $18, Standard Ticket: $23 for a two hour session, skates included in the price.
The Halloween Dinner Boo-ffet at Resorts World Sentosa
Enjoy a “terror-fic” dining experience at Starz Restaurant mama! Starting with a ‘Coffin’ Minced Beef Bacon Roll and ending with a wickedly yummy ‘muddy’ Chocolate Mousse, families can dine to their hearts’ content at this Halloween-themed buffet affair. Complimentary face painting will also be available for little ones who fancy getting in to character to eat their grub!
When: Friday, 30 October- Saturday, 31 October, 6.30pm-10.30pm
Where: Starz Restaurant, Resorts World Sentosa, 6 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269
How much: Adults $68, Children $34++. Call (+65) 6577 6688 or email [email protected] for reservations!
Clarke Quay Halloween 2015
Welcome to the Legends of Singapore Horror Stories mama! Join fellow Halloween revelers in enjoying performances from local bands, face painting, exclusive dining promotions, a best costumes competition and heaps of parties along a specially decked out Clarke Quay!
When: Saturday, 31 October, 7pm-10.30pm
Where: Clarke Quay, 3 River Valley Rd, Singapore 179024
How much: Free!
Spooky Workshops at The Art Room
Throughout October, let kiddos get their creative juices flowing with fun daily workshops at The Art Room in Holland Village. From creepy castle sculpting, to paper maiche pumpkins and cats, to masks and scary Halloween plate painting, it’s a fantastic, sugar-free way to get children into the Halloween holiday spirit!
When: Mondays – Thursdays during October, 11am – 2pm
Where: The Art Room, One Commonwealth #08-14, 1 Commonwealth Lane, Singapore 149544
How much: $90 per session. Classes are limited to 6 children per class so book ahead, mama!
Halloween Bingo Brunch at Catalunya
We’re year-round fans of the free-flow weekend brunch at Spanish stunner Catalunya, but they’re taking things up a notch this weekend with Halloween-themed desserts, four specially-created, limited-edition Halloween cocktails, some ghoulish guests, and even fun spooky crafts activities for kids! Plus play BINGO for your chance to win additional brunch vouchers for a future visit!
When: Saturday 31 October – Sunday 1 November, 12:30-3.30pm
Where: Catalunya, The Fullerton Pavilion, 82 Collyer Quay, Singapore 04932
How much: From $98++ per person (additional $48++ for free-flow cocktails)