In a city full of excitement, where do we begin? We hear it may rain a lot this month but that doesn’t stop the endless stream of fun happening for the second month of 2023. With a range of festivals, unusual pop-ups, and Chinese New Year celebrations happening…we’ve tracked down 48 of the best things to do this February 2023 in Singapore.
1. Glow up at a wellness festival
Glow Festival 2023 is happening between February 4 to 12 for all the self-care gurus. First launched in 2019, the popular wellness festival features a host of celebrity instructors such as Jonah Kest, the best food deals, a 5KM charity run, interactive workshops and classes, entertainment, an epic closing party at MARQUEE nightclub and much more.
📍Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
2. Get festive at Chingay 2023
In honour of CNY 2023, The Chingay Parade takes place on February 3 and 3. It features a new theme Embrace Tomorrow, and colourful parade floats, diverse talent, and artworks including a huge art container, made up of 28 containers created with help from more than 480 young Singaporeans.
📍F1 Pit Building, 1 Republic Blvd, Singapore 038975
3. Indulge at Artbox 2023
After three years of closure, the highly anticipated Artbox Festival returns from February 24 to 26 and March 3 to 6. Situated at Singapore Expo Hall, attendees can look forward to more than 300 food, fashion and lifestyle global and local brands all in one place. Wonderfully, Fever is selling tickets for 28% off until February 5. Find out more about the Artbox 2023.
📍Singapore Expo Hall, 1 Expo Dr, Singapore
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4. See Frozen in real life
The inspiring Disney tale, Frozen, is taking its global musical number to the stage of Singapore from February 5 to March 19. The Oscar-winning movie will come to life on the stage featuring the beloved songs, a beautiful set, sensational actors, and costumes. Tickets begin at $88 via the Sistic website.
📍Sands Theatre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
5. Admire the first global showcase of Doraemon
The Doraemon Exhibition finishes on February 5 at National Museum of Singapore. It’s the first global showcase outside Japan, featuring works of 28 artists and art groups, exhibiting their own unique presentations of Doraemon – reimagined for our changing society. Perfect for art lovers!
📍93 Stamford Road, Singapore
6. Book Staycation In The Wild
Head to the zoo for a glamping experience in an outdoor dome tent, just feet away from all your favourite animals. The Mandai Wildlife Group offers this adventure just a few times a year, and it includes park admission, a dinner set a Forest Lodge, breakfast, a guided tour and animal encounters. This session finishes on February 28.
📍80 Mandai Lake Rd, Singapore 729826
7. Valentine’s Day 2023
For all those in a relationship, dating or even in a situationship – you’re probably excited about the most romantic day of the year on February 14. Why not show someone special how much you love them with a romantic idea from our Valentine’s Day 2023 list. From unique pop-ups to world-class dining in the sky…there’s something for all types of couples.
8. Parade through Dahlia Dreams
Dahlia Dreams at Flower Dome boasts more than 2000 colourful unique flowers and hundreds of bunnies until February 26. Visitors can admire breathtaking rabbit-themed displays from lanterns to larger-than-life sculptures, hidden among the blooms, with CNY flowers symbolising good luck. Find tickets here.
📍18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953
9. Go wild at a singles party
For all the singletons, we’ve got the ultimate anti-Valentine’s Day party happening on February 14. Pop on your best attire and head to Lucha Loco to meet likeminded individuals for the sauciest Hearts Go Loco singles party. Whether you’re with friends or you go alone – you’ll have a wonderful time with plenty of cocktails, chocolate and a Bash-Your-Ex piñata. Read further about it here.
📍15 Duxton Hill, Singapore 089598
10. Visit a new exhibition
Circular Futures: Next Gen is a cool new free-to-enter exhibition at National Design Centre until April 9. It features a range of artworks examining zero waste and potential solutions to the environmental crisis with a cool VR headset experience. Otherwise, Despicable Me fans can check out A Minions Perspective in Sentosa, which is on until March 19.
11. Chatuchak Singapore
If you’ve ever been to Bangkok, you’ll know this famous night market which had a stint in Singapore before the pandemic back in 2020. In a first outside Bangkok, the iconic night market will return from February 7 to April 2. Enjoy more than 180 food vendors, retail pop-up shops and entertainment. It’s one of the best new attractions to hit Singapore this year.
📍200 Turf Club Rd The Grandstand, South Carpark, Singapore 287994
12. Get tickets to the world-famous Van Gogh exhibition
Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience is launching, for the first time, in Singapore this March. Step inside the paintings of the iconic Vincent Van Gogh at Resorts World Sentosa, which will be transformed with 360-degree digital projections and a hyper-realistic VR experience to transport you to a world of Van Gogh. Buy tickets or read further on our Van Gogh article.
📍Resorts World Sentosa, B1 Forum, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore
13. Unwind at Sunset Yoga
Secret Sunrise Singapore organises sunrise and sunset sessions every month to connect, dance and celebrate with a guided meditation in a beautiful location in Singapore. On February 11, it will take place at The Promontory in Marina Bay.
14. See Harry Potter in concert
Wands at the ready for this iconic Harry Potter concert experience on February 17 and 18. The show will feature Metropolitan Festival Orchestra performing magical numbers from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix against the backdrop of the movie played on a 40-foot screen. Tickets begin at $79. Learn more about the Harry Potter concert.
📍Esplanade Theatre, Singapore
15. Be the first to experience 29Rooms
This instagrammable art playground is making its Asia debut in Singapore on February 10. 29Rooms is sensory funhouse, loved by celebrities, which has hosted experiences across the US, Europe and Canada – and now, it will land for a 10-week event at Gardens By The Bay. For tickets or to learn more, read here.
📍 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953
16. Hike through a new nature park
Get fit and healthy by trekking through Singapore’s latest nature retreat and first positive energy park – Rifles Range Nature Park. Situated along Rifle Range Road near Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, the 66 hectare park features two boardwalks, a range of walking trails and viewing decks and a quarry wetland.
📍Rifle Range Road, Singapore
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17. Celebrate 100 years of Disney
Jewel Changi Airport transformed into a Disney wonderland in honour of 100 years of Disney storytelling. Enjoy a range of themed activities, from a mesmerising light and sound show to ig-worthy photo displays, until April 2023. Read further about Disney 100 here.
📍78 Airport Blvd, Singapore 819666
18. Take the kids to the Children’s Museum
A first-of-its-kind Children’s Museum opened in Singapore in December. The highly anticipated museum invites children who are 12 and under to enter a wonderful world of play and learning. The museum features a permanent exhibition spanning four galleries as well as three rotating galleries. Read further about the new museum here.
📍Coleman Street, 23-B, Singapore 179807
19. Get lost at Future World
From the creators of the world-famous Mori Digital Art Museum in Tokyo, this gram-worthy exhibition invites you to lose yourself in an exciting universe of art, magic and science among 16 borderless digital interactive installations. Book tickets via Marina Bay Sands.
📍 6 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018974
20. See optical illusions at the Trickeye Museum
Experience this exciting Korean optical 3D illusion art museum. Explore various AR zones, from instagrammable Rainbow Gardens and underwater wonderlands, to name a few. Certainly, one of the best things to do any time of year in Singapore.
📍80 Siloso Road, Southside Interim Market Blk B # 01, 04, Singapore 098969
21. Enter a world of Pandora
This magical experience at Gardens by the Bay, in honour of Avatar 2, brings Pandora right to the heart of Cloud Forest until March 31, 2023. Read all about it here.
📍18 Marina Gardens Dr, #03-02/03, Singapore 018953
22. Enjoy 360-degree city views
Another one of the best things to do in Singapore is panoramic views atop of Marina Bay Sands SkyPark Observation Deck. Located on the 56th floor, the popular attraction is shaped like a ship and presents unmatched views both day and night.
📍10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956
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23. Be mesmerised by a colourful light show
Wings of Time is a hugely popular colourful night show in Sentosa. It features a majestic soundtrack, fireworks and 3D effects used to light up the night sky against the backdrop of the ocean at Siloso Beach. Read all about the experience.
📍50 Beach View, Singapore 09860
24. Hop on Singapore Cable Car
Experience Singapore the most scenic way with a cable car ride at Mount Faber or Sentosa. Perched 100 metres above sea level, it will be unforgettable. Plus, one of the most unique dining experiences is also on offer, high in the sky, on Singapore Cable Car.
25. Dance at a concert
Music lovers can enjoy a host of international stars, who will grace the stages of Singapore this February. For example, Westlife will play at Singapore Indoor Stadium on February 16 and 17, while both Blue and Backstreet Boys are back with reunion tours on February 9 and February 22. Discover more international concerts here.
26. Dive into a new reality
The Line exhibition at the ArtScience Museum is one of the best VR experiences in the world, involving a 15-20 minute embodied VR narrative experience about love and the fear of change. Guests will experience the world of miniature dolls Pedro and Rosa in a 1940s São Paulo, who must break boundaries to live out their love. This exhibition ends on April 20.
📍VR Gallery, ArtScience Museum, 6 Bayfront Ave
27. Visit a dreamy floral fantasy
Wander through four beautifully curated gardens, set below an iconic ceiling made up of more than 15000 flowers in Flower Dome at Gardens By The Bay. It’s the perfect place to snap your instagrammable picture too. Tickets begin at $12. Read further about Floral Fantasy.
📍Gardens By The Bay, Singapore
28. Have fun at a massive carnival
The Trip.com Mega Carnival is happening until February 5 at Downtown East. Visitors can enjoy over 20 stations of unlimited games, rides and activities. From VR experiences to bumper cars, swan pedal and more…it’s the perfect for everyone in the family.
📍1 Pasir Ris Cl, Singapore 519599
29. Visit Mental: Colours of Wellbeing
A cool new and instagrammable exhibition has popped up at the ArtScience Museum. It opens a conversation about mental health through 24 installations curated by artists, scientists and designers from across the globe. From a mood boosting colourful hamster wheel to anxiety animations…it’s a must-visit before finishing on February 26.
📍10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956
30. Go to the new Dinoland
This new indoor adventure forest has plenty of dino-themed activities and a host of dinosaurs to play alongside at SAFRA Yishun. Tickets are from $35. It’s an epic family-friendly activity to do this month.
📍60 Yishun Avenue 4, Yishun #02, #01 Safra, Singapore 769027
31. Go wild at X-Scap8
Discover a range of adrenaline-pumping activities for all ages at this new interactive indoor playground on Orchard Road. From climbing 10m high to destressing in a smash lab, acting as a warrior in a challenge and much more…you won’t be bored. A perfect rainy day activity if you ask us!
📍Orchard Road, Singapore
32. Uncover Singapore’s hidden secret places
We’ve already listed a range of hidden secret places to visit in Singapore. Be sure to bring your camera for the occasion.
📍 Various Locations
33. Race at KF1 Karting Circuit
At Singapore’s largest go-kart circuit, you know you’ll be in for a treat. Get your adrenaline pumping by taking on 16 corners over a 750m track. The novice karts are for everyone to enjoy, which can speed up to 28km, but the more advanced karts are for driving licensed people only.
📍1 Turf Club Avenue, Singapore 738078
34. Attend a Candlelight Concert
Attend one of these world-class Candlelight concerts. Each show features a different musical number under the glimmer of candlelight in a stunning setting. For example, a tribute to Jay Chou takes place on February 9 at The Arts House, while a Coldplay tribute happens on February 10 and Taylor Swift’s best hits on February 11, to name a few. Check out what’s on via the Fever website.
35. Spend the day in Sentosa
Sentosa is an excellent place to spend a day, no matter what age you are. See all the wonderful things to do in Sentosa here.
📍Sentosa Island, Singapore
36. Dine in the dark
Send your tastebuds on an adventure at this exclusive Dining In The Dark experience happening on February 22. It includes a 3-course meal, while blindfolded in the dark, at romantic restaurant, Botanico at The Garage. Certainly, one of the best things to do in Singapore this month. Find out more about the experience.
📍Botanico at The Garage, 50 Cluny Park Rd, Singapore Botanico Gardens
37. Attend a beach carnival
This iconic new outdoor destination called Central Beach Bazaar is perfect for people of all ages in Sentosa. Read all about it here.
📍60 Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 098997
38. Step inside a camera
One of the most unique and unusual things to do in Singapore is this one-of-a-kind Vintage Camera Museum. Step inside an actual camera to enter the museum followed by exploring over 1,000 vintage cameras and much more.
📍8C Jln Kledek, Singapore 199263
SEE MORE: The Best Museums and Galleries In Singapore
39. Hangout in a new board game café
Use a rainy day to gather your mates for the ultimate games evening at Settlers Café – a new 24/7 board games café just opened in a new location in Singapore. Enjoy delicious meals and a range of games for between one to 30 players. Superb for all your nigh owls or insomniacs. Read further about the new Settlers here.
📍Serangoon Rd, 562, Singapore 218178
40. Go on a journey at New World’s End
Go on a whirlwind journey through Singapore on this unique audio and art experience on various dates in January. Find out more here.
41. Enjoy the view in a rooftop garden
The CapitaSpring building is home to the highest rooftop garden, atop the 51st floor, in Singapore. Plus, it’s free to visit and offers a range of delicious and unique restaurants such as Oumi and Sol And Luna…perfect for any occasion.
📍88 Market St, CapitaSpring 048948
SEE MORE: 8 Therapuetic Rooftop Gardens To Stroll In Singapore
42. Pulau Ubin Tours
Experience the joys of nature in Pulau Ubin. From biking to kayaking and more…there’s plenty to do four nature lovers. Find out more here.
43. Hangout at The Sundowner
With rooftop workshops and plenty of events…you won’t be bored here. Find out what’s on here.
44. Enjoy the best nightlife
Party the evening or night away at some electrifying places in Singapore. Think the likes of ig-worthy nightclubs like Marquee with a 3-storey slide or underground techno clubs blasting the hottest tunes…pick a nightlife experience here.
45. Take on water bikes
This quirky activity is just like riding a real bike, except you ride it on water. You can hit speeds of 15km per hour for an adventurous workout. Read further about the new waterbikes experience here.
46. Enjoy Pongal Festival offerings
Learn about culture and heritage along one of the coolest neighbourhoods worldwide – Little India. The Pongal Festival finishes on February 5, and offerings a host of enjoyable activities, cool workshops and cultural performances.
📍Little India, Singapore
47. Set sail on a sunset booze cruise
Why not grab your mates for a Singapore sunset cruise with free-flowing drinks from January 17. It includes a two-hour sunset cruise past the Southern Islands of Singapore and the iconic city skyline. Read further about it here or to purchase tickets.
📍Marina at Keppel Bay, 2 Keppel Bay Vista, Singapore
48. Go on an instagrammable adventure
Social media lovers will enjoy the most instagrammable foods in Singapore. Additionally, find the most instagrammable bars in Singapore at night, then the most instagrammable cafes in Singapore during the day, and let’s not forget about the most instagrammable places to capture picture-perfect shots.