top of page
  • Richard Selwyn

What to do in Singapore for Chinese New Year 2023!

Chinese New Year is one of the most important and celebrated festivals in Singapore, and it's a time for families to come together, enjoy delicious food, and participate in a variety of fun and exciting activities.

This year, Chinese New Year will be celebrated from January 22nd to February 6th, 2023. If you're in Singapore during this time, you won't want to miss out on the many events happening around the city.


One of the most popular events during Chinese New Year is the annual Chingay Parade. This year's parade will be held on February 4th and 5th, 2023 at the F1 Pit Building. The parade features a colorful display of floats, dancers, and performers from around the world, and it's a great opportunity to experience the vibrant culture and traditions of Singapore. For more information about the Chingay Parade, you can visit the official website at: https://www.chingay.org.sg/


Another event not to be missed is the River Hongbao Festival, which will be held from January 26th to February 2nd, 2023 at The Float@Marina Bay. The festival features a spectacular display of lanterns, fireworks, and cultural performances, as well as a variety of food and shopping options. Visitors can also take part in traditional activities such as calligraphy and lantern-making. For more information about the River Hongbao Festival, you can visit the official website at: https://www.riverhongbao.sg/


For those looking to experience Chinese New Year in a more traditional setting, the Chinese New Year Cultural Extravaganza is a great option. This event will be held on January 28th, 2023 at the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall. The Extravaganza features a variety of traditional performances, including lion and dragon dances, martial arts, and Chinese orchestral music. For more information about the Chinese New Year Cultural Extravaganza, you can visit the official website at: https://www.victoriatheatre.com.sg/


Finally, for those looking to get a taste of Chinese New Year, a visit to the Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations is a must. This event will be held from January 22nd to February 6th, 2023 in Chinatown. Visitors can enjoy a variety of food and shopping options, as well as traditional performances and activities. The streets of Chinatown will be decorated with lanterns, and visitors can also take part in the Chinese New Year street light-up. For more information about the Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations, you can visit the official website at: https://www.chinatownfestivals.sg/


These are just a few of the many events happening in Singapore during Chinese New Year 2023. Whether you're interested in traditional performances, spectacular displays, or delicious food, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Be sure to check out these events and many more as you celebrate Chinese New Year in Singapore.

8 views0 comments
bottom of page