A birthday party is an important way to mark your turning of age whether the thought of getting older scares the hell out of you or not. Perhaps, you’ve got a birthday coming up and no idea how to celebrate? Well, fear not, whether you’re a swanky or casual person, we’ve got you covered with 42 unique birthday party ideas in Singapore. Wonderfully, most of these ideas can be adapted for kids parties too.
1. Book a private rooftop movie session
Swap movie night at home for a hidden, nature-themed oasis under the stars at The Sundowner Rooftop Lounge. Groups can rent the rooftop for a few hours to get cosy with an outdoor movie of choice, some nibbles, a BBQ pit, and more. Private sessions start from $350. Plus, The Sundowner offers cool workshops like cocktails and pizza making. Definitely, an epic Singapore birthday idea.
📍705A E Coast Rd, No. 705, Singapore 459062
2. Make your own ice cream
Gather your friends for an interesting Ice Cream Workshop at Scoopz Singapore. Known as the first local handcrafted ice cream shop born in 1996, guests can learn how to make their own ice cream from scratch at home in a 2 hours and 30 minutes class. Definitely, a chilled birthday idea for those who prefer not to make a big fuss in Singapore.
📍27 Tuas Bay Walk, Central Kitchen, Singapore
3. Host a Mexican fiesta in the sky
Feel like you’re in Mexico at this iconic new rooftop destination, El Chido, which offers a poolside paradise, accompanied by beautiful views of Singapore, a lively bar, Mexican food, sunset sessions, legendary DJ sets, and creative cocktails. The new day-to-night respite in the sky is a chilled Singapore birthday idea for adults with a few close friends. Learn more about the venue.
📍Pullman Singapore Hill Street, 1 Hill Street, Singapore 179949
4. Challenge friends to Bubble Bump
Kick off your birthday party in Singapore with bubble soccer. This thrilling experience involves a group of 10 people fitting into bubble suits and playing bubble soccer against friends and family. Guaranteed to provide laughter, it’s well-worth the $15 per person. Book your session on Bubble Bump
5. Try a unique birthday staycation
Why not gather a small group to book the ultimate one-night staycation? For example, Equarius Tree Top Loft in Sentosa is an idyllic hideaway, overlooking a rainforest, boasting total Africa vibes. While Glamping In The Wild is perfect for animal lovers of all ages, and the lush green escape at ParkRoyal Collection near Chinatown, to name a few.
6. Host a hot beach club extravaganza
Tipsy Unicorn Beach Club is an iconic new party spot set to change the nightlife scene in Sentosa. The 500-seater venue boasts both indoor and alfresco areas, offering visitors the chance to lounge between luxurious private cabanas, pools, daybeds, and VIP lounges. It’s a unique new venue to make you feel as if you’re in Ibiza or Dubai so it’s a perfect Singapore birthday idea for party lovers.
📍 36 Siloso Beach Walk, #01-01, Sentosa Island, Singapore
7. Battle it out on Asia’s first gamified electric go-karts
Speaking of Sentosa, you could also head to new entertainment facility The Palawan @ Sentosa to try eight immersive experiences, including Asia’s first gamified electric go-karts spread across three levels. Particularly, HyperDrive offers a go-kart circuit with 36 eco-friendly, electric go-karts with zero tailpipe emission, where drives can enjoy a mix of real-life racing and virtual gaming, around a three level track, boasting 14 exciting turns. Twelve karts race at a time and advanced karts run at 50km/h. Definitely, a superb new Singapore birthday idea. Learn more about The Palawan @ Sentosa and Sentosa’s new attractions.
📍54 Palawan Beach Walk, Singapore 098233
8. Throw some axes
The Axe Factor is the perfect place to let off some steam by hurling hatches to your heart’s content at a bullseye. It’s become a popular trend worldwide for adrenaline seekers. You can vent your frustrations like a fierce warrior and laugh your pants off with friends. Get tickets on Fever.
📍 200 Turf Club Rd, #01-32A, Singapore 287994
9. Be a birthday king or queen at the spa
If you’re a busy and tired adult, maybe you just want something relaxed for your Singapore birthday? So why let your worries melt away by booking a wellness experience at a spa. From soaking your muscles in hot mud, detoxing with a facial, or other activities to help you restore mental balance…you’ll be spoilt for choice. It’s perfect whether you want to go alone or with some friends. Find the best spa packages in Singapore.
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10. Attend a world-class Candlelight concert
Enjoy a host of concerts illuminated by candlelight and performed by live musicians in iconic venues in Singapore. If you are searching for something a little bit more relaxing, this is a superb thing to do in Singapore. Best of all, Singapore’s range of Candlelight concerts fill stunning venues with tributes to classical and contemporary artists, including Taylor Swift, Jay Chou, Vivaldi, and more. Check out what’s on via the Fever website.
11. Host a birthday in a winter paradise
Beat the heat by hosting a birthday party at Singapore’s first indoor snow centre. Definitely, this is an unusual activity for all ages, from sliding down 60m slopes to drifting on ice, and provides a little extra excitement for guests. Book on the Snow City website.
📍21 Jurong Town Hall Rd, Singapore 609433
12. Enjoy water activities
Aqua Adventure is an exciting new 3-storey indoor amusement park featuring a range of water play zones, as well as a mix of dry interactive activities. It’s Singapore’s first integrated all-weather water adventure centre located at Bedok Reservoir, with the longest indoor water slide in the country. It’s the perfect place to go for your birthday if you love watersports. Learn more about Aqua Adventure.
📍 HomeTeamNS Bedok Reservoir, 900 Bedok North Rd, Singapore
This themed karaoke experience is the perfect place to celebrate your birthday. With a variety of colourful instagrammable rooms to select, you can unleash your inner popstars to see who the best singer of all is. Additionally, there’s plenty of props, beverages and food to keep you refreshed. Prices start at $12 per person.
14. Go on a forest adventure
Forest Adventure is Singapore’s only treetop obstacle course, where you can immerse yourself in an adrenaline-pumping activity. Using ziplines, you and your group will zoom across Bedok Reservoir. Certainly, the perfect outdoor challenge to get you all laughing and out of your comfort zone.
📍Bedok Reservoir Park, Singapore 479244
15. Make a mess with art
Spin Paint Studio opened a creative and messy Spin Art space that’s already an excellent date idea in Singapore. But it also makes a superb quiet birthday celebration with a few close friends in a relaxed environment. Read further about the Spin Art experience here.
📍 61 Kaki Bukit Place, Printaid Building #04-00, Singapore 416233
16. Play at 4D Adventure Land
Feel like a big kid and visit Sentosa to experience thrilling screenings at 4D Adventure Land. Perfect for action and adventure lovers, pop your glasses on and gear up to scream on the Extreme Log Ride or get spooked on the immersive Haunted Mine Ride, to name a few. Certainly, the perfect all-weather activity to do in Singapore.
📍51B Imbiah Rd, Singapore 099708
17. Book an infinity pool experience
Singapore’s rooftop scene is the most unbeatable in the world. And of course, this extends to the array of infinity pools around the city. Boasting jaw-dropping panoramic views, exclusive facilities and plenty of photo opportunities…there’s many pools to relax at during a staycation. Discover the best infinity pools in Singapore.
Grab your best beach crew and celebrate your birthday at Singapore’s first Hawaiian-themed beach bar and watersports club. First start off with watersports like banana boats or stand-up paddle board, then relax at the pool or beachside with themed cocktails and an epic DJ on the decks.
📍46 Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 099005
19. Hire Picneeds
These folks create luxurious picnics for groups in beautiful places around Singapore. For instance, Marina Barrage and Sentosa Island are just two of various locations. Sessions last three to four hours and packages include lush furniture, fairy lights, a full set meal and mocktails, to name a few. Certainly, the most memorable Singapore birthday idea. In fact, we’ve also listed this as a cool bachelorette party in The Lion City.
20. Host a Yacht Party
How about hosting your birthday party on a boat in Singapore? Surprisingly, they aren’t that expensive if you’ve got a gang willing to chip in some dollars. For instance, we recently wrote about this dreamy yacht picnic that’s perfect for small groups.
📍11 Cove Drive, Sentosa Cove, Singapore 098497
21. Play darts with a twist
Take on a game of classic darts with a digital twist at globally famous gaming bar, Oche. In a first in Singapore, visitors can enjoy a casual night of delicious food, creative drinks and a few rounds of high-tech darts – it’s admittedly one of the more competitive date ideas on our list in Singapore. Read further about it here. Certainly, one of the best Singapore birthday ideas this season.
📍#01-05/06 Riverside Point, 30 Merchant Road, Singapore 058282
22. Have a birthday paintball party
Why not take your gang to Singapore’s biggest paintball arena? Red Dynasty Paintball Park exhibits a range of fun activities such as laser tag and foam darts, as well as a range of different paintball fields to let lose in. Perfect for groups of all ages!
📍220 Turf Club Rd, Singapore 288001
23. Go on a camping trip for your birthday
Camping under the stars is an exciting and affordable thing to do for people of all ages. From beautiful beaches to nature-filled parks offering hiking trails, a myriad of outdoor activities, and even barbecue pits to cook up the storm and host a picnic…see our camping guide in Singapore which includes Glamping ideas. Definitely, an excellent birthday idea in Singapore surrounded by your closest friends.
24. Get competitive at KF1 Racing
At Singapore’s largest go-kart circuit, you’ll be in for a birthday treat. Get 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. However, the advanced karts are for driving licensed people only. Book on KF1 Racing
📍 1 Turf Club Avenue, Singapore 738078
25. Hop on The Royal Albatross
Want to host a party on a superyacht? Treat yourself and a large group to a 5-star extravaganza onboard one of the best romantic dining places in Singapore. Indeed, an unforgettable birthday party idea in Singapore. Plus, they even host parties for dogs and cats now which is a first in the world.
📍 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269
26. Experience virtual reality
This rainy day activity is marvellous if you want a simple birthday celebration. V-Room lets you travel for one hour. Team up in a variety of games by travelling to another world through virtual reality gaming. Certainly, something for everyone to get excited about at a Singapore birthday.
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27. Go Island Hopping
As one of the best things to do this month, why not beg a group of friends to join you island-hopping on the Bintan and Batam Islands for an exciting weekend birthday celebration. Otherwise, discover the best islands near Singapore with our guide.
Go big and host your birthday extravaganza in this open-air event space in Singapore. Normally a wedding destination, Sky Garden Sentosa can also be rented for big birthday parties. Definitely, ideal for a 21st, 30th, 50th, or 60th. With picturesque views of the sea, epic sunsets and delicious dining curated by your choice of caterers…it offers a joyous affair.
📍43 Siloso Beach Walk, 05-01, Singapore 099010
29. Rent a bouncy castle
Act like kids for a day by ordering a bouncy castle rental to your garden. For example, JNR Entertainment provide a range of inflatable obstacle rentals to challenge adults. For some extra thrills, get the foam pool or human gladiator inflatable.
30. Play at Asia’s first ski, surf, skate & ski resort
Experience the thrill of mountains, waves, and the excitement of skating – all under one roof – at Trifecta Singapore. The iconic multitask sports centre by adventure sports company The Ride Side, is located next to Somerset Skate Park, and is quickly becoming one of the best activities to do in Singapore. It houses three action sports arenas offering unique sports experiences. Learn more.
📍Orchard Road, Singapore
31. Host a birthday party at Hyperspace
Perhaps it’s your 21st or 30th birthday party and you want to go all out. Excitingly, Hyperspace entertainment venue is a popular choice for birthdays. The space caters for up 150 people and features amenities like beer pong, karaoke, board games, a projector and much more. Equally, you can customise your party as you see fit. Enquire via Hyperspace.
📍91A Lavender Street Singapore 338719
32. Feel like a celeb at Singapore’s only Nobu
This celebrity-loved Japanese restaurant is a spectacular place to feel special on your birthday surrounded by a group of loved ones. Particularly, the circular tables make it an iconic choice for including everyone in conversations while exclusively dining. Learn more about Nobu Singapore
📍The Four Seasons Hotel, 190 Orchard Blvd, Singapore 248646
33. Dine in the sky
Treat yourself to a fabulous drink or dinner high in the sky because Singapore exhibits the greatest rooftop dining experiences globally. From gorgeous rooftop bars like VUE and sky-high alfresco terraces such as Ce La Vi…you’ll be spoilt for choice. Pick one of the best rooftop dining experiences to enjoy.
34. Dance inside Singapore’s first AI-powered futuristic nightclub
ARK 11 is a revolutionary new nightclub that opened in 2023 at Orchard Central. The quirky space-themed nightclub, using AI and immersive technology, to offer clubgoers the ultimate party experience. Feel like you’ve stepped into a sci-fi movie once you’ve pushed the big button which unveils a space tunnel that leads to a dance club in a vessel. From trippy holographic designs to AI-powered bartenders serving drinks…if you love a good party, you can’t miss it. Learn more about ARK 11.
📍Orchard Central Level 11, 181 Orchard Rd, #11 – 01 / 02, Singapore 238896
35. Plan a themed party
Whether you hire a venue or host a party at your house, kick things up a notch by turning it into a theme. Think The Great Gatsby of the 1920s, Casino Royal, Euphoria and whatever themes you can think of. A shared platter order would go perfectly at this adult birthday party in Singapore.
36. Let out your rage with friends
Are you stressed? Need to release your anger? we’ve got the perfect 30-minute activity for couples to do. The Fragment Room offers rage therapy where guests can smash everything in sight, from glasses to vases, plates, and more – in a space created for breakables at Singapore’s first rage room. Get tickets on Fever. Additionally, it’s one of the best team bonding ideas if you’re looking for something to do with people from work.
📍490 MacPherson Rd, Singapore, 368198
37. Go wild at an indoor adventure centre
Take your friends on an adventure with adrenaline-pumping activities at an interactive, indoor playground. For example, at Xscap8 along Orchard Road, you can climb 10m high to compete against one another in challenges. Otherwise, NERF Action offers three hours of high-energy fun, in four activity zones, where you need to work with people to conquer games. Get tickets via Fever. Definitely, it’s an excellent Singapore birthday idea for adults and children.
38. Staycation at a lush hotel
Why not immerse yourself in a slice of luxury in the Lion City? There are a number of unique hotels, from locally-owned brands to renowned international accommodations…Singapore is the ultimate place for a hotel staycation. Be treated to relaxing spas, infinity pools, the best gastronomy in the world, and more. Find out our top picks of hotels in Singapore.
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39. Cosy up with a high tea on your birthday
Feel fancy on your next birthday with a good cup of tea and a scone at a charming high tea set in Singapore. Savour exquisite sandwiches and cakes at The Grand Lobby, or enjoy a boozy number at Atlas Bar, to name a few. Discover the best afternoon teas in Singapore.
40. Host a birthday at the waterpark
The world is your oyster at waterparks like Adventure Cove Waterpark and Wild Wild Wet. Make a splash and zoom down waterslides, float along the lazy river, snorkel with thousands of colourful fish, and plenty more water fun. Certainly, one of the best things to do for all ages in Singapore. Find out the best waterparks here.
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41. Try some escape rooms
Team up with friends or be their enemy, and select between a variety of fun or terrifying games at a number of escape rooms across Singapore. Our favourites include Trapped, which features more than 70 of the latest escape room props, across seven exciting rooms, 28 hidden chambers, and actors to enhance the experience. The plot is that you’re kidnapped and must try to break out the room by solving mysterious, deciphering clues, crawling through tunnels, and more. Get tickets on Fever. Certainly, a superb Singapore birthday idea to pass a few hours.
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42. Go on an instagrammable adventure
Why not host a breakfast brunch at one of the most instagrammable cafes in Singapore? Certainly, you’ll capture picture-perfect moments in your birthday #OOTD and be on the cloud nine for the rest of the day. Alternatively, you can stroll around all the ig-worthy spots in Singapore for more pictures.