8 Best Things To Do In Singapore This 2024 June School Holidays

8 Best Things To Do In Singapore This 2024 June School Holidays


Cheryl Felix •  May 27, 2024

8 Best Things To Do In Singapore This 2024 June School Holidays

School’s out, fun’s in! Are you excited about the June school holidays as we are? From thrilling outdoor adventures to getting chilly in Snow City, to free installations at the mall, there’s never going to be a dull moment for you and the kiddos this school holiday. Whether you’re planning a staycation or looking for exciting things to do, our round up of the 8 best activities to do with the little ones is sure to make this holiday a memorable one.

1. Get ready for chills and thrills at Snow City

Credit: Snow City Singapore

Snow City Singapore is the first permanent indoor snow centre, featuring a thrilling winter experience with real snow, sub-zero temperatures, and exciting activities for all ages, all year round. Apart from crowd-favourites like the 60m toboggan slide, ice slide and bumper car activity, don’t miss their latest attractions: Red and Will’s Mascot appearance at 11am and 3pm daily. Also, don’t miss the hourly Snowfall and Snow Blizzard show at 3.30pm daily.

Want to capture some precious family moments for the ‘gram? The Arctic-themed environment features life-sized snow sculptures and Singapore’s largest dyed ice playground as accredited by the Singapore Book of Records. Whether you're seeking a fun day out or a cool respite from the tropical heat, Snow City Singapore promises an unforgettable, frosty adventure for everyone!

Ticket Fee: $22 for kids / $ 29 for adults for 2 hours of Snow Play
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(FREE for kids under 3. Rates are the same for Singaporeans and Foreigners)

Opening hours: 10am - 6pm from Mondays - Sundays during the school holidays

Address: 21 Jurong Town Hall Road, Jurong East, Singapore, Singapore

Contact number: +65 6560 2306

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2. Family FUNcation at Dusit Thani Singapore

Credit: Dusit Thani Singapore

Want to experience the ultimate family getaway within the city? Look no further than Dusit Thani’s special Family FUNcation package! Now you can treat your family to a well-deserved staycation in Singapore’s premier urban resort oasis, with a package that comes complete with:

  • A round of 9-holes game at Laguna Putting Course or up to 2 adults and 2 children (11 years and below).
  • Complimentary attractions tickets at Jewel Changi Airport and much more!

Plus, get 20% OFF your booking when you apply promo code: JUNFUN

Rate: From SGD360/night. Book here!

Address: Dusit Thani Singapore, 1 Laguna Golf Green, Singapore 488047

Booking period: 20 May to 20 June 2024 | Stay period: 25 May to 23 June 2024

3. Full bloom at Jewel Changi Airport

Credit: Changi Airport Group

Experience Jewel Blooms 2024 at Jewel Changi Airport from May 24 to August 11. This floral extravaganza features over 15,000 flowers in five distinct zones at Canopy Park, inspired by emotions like happiness, peace, love, and adventure. Highlights include a large-scale floral artwork by Japanese artist Megumi Shinozaki, created with hybrid starchis flowers.

For kids, Changi Experience Studio offers ‘An Enchanted Night at the Airport’ camp during the June holidays. Families can enjoy quests, workshops, and a magical sleepover.

Event Highlights:

  • Jewel Blooms: What A Feelin5
    • Dates: May 24 - August 11, 2024
    • Location: Canopy Park
    • Ticket Prices: Standard: S$11; Singapore Residents: S$9
  • Jewel Blooms Marketplace
    • Dates: May 31 - June 9, 10:00am - 10:00pm
    • Location: Basement 1 Atrium
    • Attractions: Plants, flowers, handmade crafts
  • Plant Swap
    • Date: June 1, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    • Location: Level 2 South Gateway Garden
    • Admission: Free
  • Youth Floral Cup
    • Date: May 24
    • Registration Fee: S$30

Changi Experience Studio Camp:

  • Be an Airport Horticulturist Quest
  • Floral Resin Workshop
  • Magical Sleepover
    • Price: Adult - S$98; Child (5-12 years old) - S$128

As part of the camp, your tickets will include access to Changi Experience Studio and the Jewel Blooms: What A Feelin5 event, plus you get to bring home a box of exclusive Changi Scent inspired tea blend.

Tickets:Book here

Address: Located in Changi Airport (60 Airport Blvd., Singapore 819643)

4. S.E.A. Aquarium's Ocean Fest 2024: Righting the Future

Credit: Resorts World Sentosa’s S.E.A. Aquarium

Ocean Fest by S.E.A. Aquarium at Resorts World Sentosa is back for its fifth edition, themed "Righting the Future” running from May 20 to July 19. This event coincides with World Oceans Day, inviting visitors to dive into a world of wonder, discovery, and education. At Ocean Fest, explore a mesmerising underwater photography gallery by award-winning photographer Toh Xing Jie, showcasing Singapore's hidden aquatic treasures.

Engage in an innovative arcade game crafted from repurposed trash by local artisans, Paper Carpenter. Attend insightful talks by marine experts, offering a deep dive into marine biodiversity and conservation efforts. Ocean Fest 2024 aims to inspire respect and protection for marine life and ecosystems.

Event Highlights:

  • Underwater Photography Gallery
    • Dates: May 20 - July 19
    • Photographer: Toh Xing Jie
    • Admission: Included with S.E.A. Aquarium ticket
  • Cardboard Arcade Game
    • Dates: May 20 - July 19
    • Creator: Paper Carpenter
    • Admission: Included with S.E.A. Aquarium ticket
  • Insightful Talks by Marine Experts
    • Dates: May 18, May 25, June 21
    • Admission: Included with S.E.A. Aquarium ticket
    • Details: Ocean Dome and online
  • Ticket Prices:
    • Adult: S$41
    • Child: S$31

Tickets:Book here

Address: Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, 098269 Singapore

5. Go on an intergalactic journey with The Little Prince at Changi Airport

Credit: Changi Airport Group

Hey there, adventurers! Get ready for a whimsical journey as Changi Airport brings Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's classic, "The Little Prince," to life. From May 24 to July 14, Terminal 3’s departure hall transforms into an immersive play area filled with magical landscapes and charming adventures.

At the heart of the fun is Starry Mini Golf, a delightful seven-hole course located near check-in row 11. Each hole represents a unique planet from The Little Prince's celestial voyages. Challenge friends and family to navigate this enchanting mini-golf course. You can buy a pass for S$5 with every S$50 spent at Changi or directly on the Changi App for S$15.

Capture precious memories at the interactive photo spots in T3's central immigration area. Relax in a rose garden, swing under dazzling fairy lights, and take in the enchanting scents. Snap photos with The Little Prince and the fox for a magical keepsake.

Don’t miss the storytelling sessions at ST3PS in T3 Basement 2 on June 8 and 15 at 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. Immerse yourself in the world of The Little Prince with captivating narrations by Alliance Française de Singapour. The journey through space with the Little Prince is brought to life with optical illusion decals on the floor.

Finally, wander through the Star-lit Tunnel opposite Kopitiam. Marvel at the constellations and feel like you're flying through space with The Little Prince. This tunnel of countless stars offers a magical stargazing experience.

Tickets: View all ticket prices on the website

Address: Terminal 3 Departure Hall, Near row 11, Changi Airport, Singapore

6. Houbii Spot Singapore Swings Back with Double the Fun!

Credit: Houbii Spot Singapore

Thrill-seekers, get ready! Houbii Spot Singapore is back in action from May 10, 2024, offering double the excitement right within Singapore Zoo. Located just a 4-minute walk from KidzWorld, Houbii Spot has expanded its rope course to double its original size, promising an adrenaline-fueled experience for all ages.

Event Highlights:

  • The Real Thing
    • Details: 74 heart-pounding obstacles, including towering tyres, swinging hula hoops, and the new ‘Tarzan’ obstacle.
    • Price: Climbers above 120cm: S$25; Accompanying Adult: S$13 (Zoo admission required).
  • Mini Course
    • Details: 14 fun-filled obstacles for adventurers below 120cm (recommended for age 3 and above).
    • Price: S$20 (Zoo admission required).
  • Unlimited Adventure Membership
    • Details: S$70 for 6 months of unlimited access. Special deals for groups and Friends of Wildlife members.

Opening Hours: Daily 10am - 5:15pm (last entry). No advance reservations are needed.
Tickets:Book here
Address: 80 Mandai Lake Road Singapore Zoological Gardens, Singapore 729826 Singapore

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7. 'Pixar Puffy Happiness' at Capitaland Malls

Credit: CapitaLand Malls

With Singapore named the happiest country in Asia for the second year in a row, CapitaLand Malls is spreading joy with its summer campaign, Pixar Puffy Happiness.

From now until June 30, 2024, you can enjoy larger-than-life Pixar character installations at Plaza Singapura, Bugis Junction, Bugis+, Tampines Mall, and Westgate. Meet Lotso, Mei, Rex, Alien, and Sulley, and explore limited-time Pixar-themed retail spaces.

Amazing rewards are up for grabs, including tickets to a special screening of Disney and Pixar's "Inside Out 2." Plus, through the Star$ for Good initiative, shoppers can donate their STAR$® via the CapitaStar app, with contributions matched by CapitaLand Hope Foundation.

CapitaLand Malls will also treat children from Fei Yue Community Services to a movie screening of "Inside Out 2" this June holiday. Join the fun and spread the joy!

Address: Plaza Singapura, Bugis Junction, Bugis+, Tampines Mall, and Westgate. Meet Lotso, Mei, Rex, Alien and Sulley

8. Children’s Season with the National Museum 2024: Get Curious: All About Play!

Credit: National Museum Singapore

It’s going to be an action packed month for the kids at the National Museum of Singapore, starting with the Interactive Installation: Ranger Buddies: It All Begins With C.O.U.R.A.G.E. (in collaboration with Mandai X).

This new mission calls for Ranger Buddies to learn about rainforests and how to overcome different obstacles and use your C.O.U.R.A.G.E. strengths to save the day at the National Museum of Singapore! Do note that parental accompaniment is required, regardless of age of child. There will be timed entries implemented on weekends and public holidays..

Admission: Free (Recommended for children ages 3 & up)
Date: 25 May - 23 June 2024
Timing: 10am – 6pm daily
Address: Gallery Theatre, Basement Level, National Museum of Singapore

And there you have it: an action packed month of school holiday fun for you and the family! Be sure to plan ahead and make reservations where advanced booking is required. Have a blast!

Psst, if you’re planning a visit to Universal Studios Singapore this school holidays, check out these nearby hotels that are suitable for the whole family!