Nothing gets you in the mood for Christmas more than mulled wine, mince pies and partaking in a bit of carolling. For most of us it signals Christmas, a coming together of friends, family and loved ones and it provides a common point for us to connect over festivities. New to Singapore or not sure where you can catch some carolling action? Check out our low down here which tells it all for you…
St. Andrews Cathedral, 11 St Andrew’s Road
Situated on St Andrew’s Road, a stone’s throw from Raffles, come and invite friends to join in the Christmas celebrations between 19th – 25th December.
St George’s Church, 44 Minden Road, Tanglin Singapore
Come and attend the Carols by Candlelight on Saturday 7th December at 7pm. Other Christmas services include Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Singapore Symphany Orchestra, Esplanade
The SSO will be holding carols for you and your family (note no children under 6 years of age) at the Esplanade this year. Book tickets now to avoid disappointment to the SSO Christmas Concert on 12th & 13th December 7.30pm – 9.30pm the evening will bring you glittering musical treasures for the yuletide season, complete with the ever-popular carol sing-a-long!
Christmas with Tchaikovsky, Victoria Concert Hall
Come celebrate Christmas with the young musicians from Kidsphilharmonic@sg on 22nd December between 7.30pm – 9.30pm. In this year’s concert, we perform for you entertaining and beautiful works such as Toy Symphony by Franz Joseph Haydn, Nutcracker Suite and Symphony No.5 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. This concert will feature all 3 wings of their orchestras; Seed, Junior and Senior Orchestra.
ACJC Alumni Choir at Sota Concert Hall
The ACJC Alumni Choir warmly invites you to make merry with them at their annual Christmas celebration on 8th December at 5pm.
This year’s concert features a varied repertoire: hear how Christmas music has evolved through the ages, and sing along to your favourite carols. Explore the musical heritage of this festive season and indulge in some early yuletide cheer as we recount the birth of Christ in song. For this year’s advent, the commissioned piece is by Bob Chilcott.
Snowcity, 21 Jurong Town Hall Road
Enjoy listening to carols as serendaded by a group of Capella singers on December 24th & December 25th, 4pm in the Snow Chamber
Santa Village, Tanglin Mall
Join Santa in his village and experience a wealth of Christmas activities from storytelling, sing-a-long sessions, meeting Santa as well as Christmas Carols. Every weekend from 30th November in the run up to Christmas. Catch the Tanglin Trust School Senior Chamber Choir at 1.30pm on Sunday 1st December or join in more Christmas Carolling on the Level 2 Atrium at 1.30pm on 14, 15, 21, 22 December.
Raffles Hotel, 1 Beach Road
Welcome the festive season with delightful repertoires of Christmas carols and seasonal classics from an array of local choirs at 1:30pm and 4:30pm on 14 & 15 December, 21 & 22 December and 24 & 25 December 2019 as you enjoy English afternoon tea in the Grand Lobby.
Join Victoria Junior Colleague as they belt out to uplifting tunes that will warm your heart. For lucky kiddos who are residing at Raffles or having brekkie at the Tiffin Room on Christmas, Santa will also be making a special appearance from 9.30am to 10.30am!