Best deals in December 2020


Just like that – 2020 has flashed by and we’re just weeks away from 2021. While we’ll have to wait and see what the new year has in store for us, these deals and promos are the best way to end this year on a great note. From buffet promos for a year-end feast to big discounts on electronics, toys and makeup for your gifting needs, here are 20 best deals in December 2020

Check out our articles on activities and promotions to cap off 2020:


1. $2 Christmas Cookie Shake at Shake Shack


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Mulled wine and eggnog might be the traditional beverages this holiday season, but at $2, Shake Shack’s Christmas Cookie Shake is a solid contender that packs distinctly Christmas-y treats. Think sugar cookie frozen custard and crumbled shortbread topped with whipped cream and a flurry of holiday rainbow sprinkles. 

Shake Shack’s Classic Hand-Spun Shakes, available with flavours like vanilla, chocolate and peanut butter, usually go for $6.90, which makes this quite the steal. Till 6th December 2020, purchase a voucher which you can redeem at any Shake Shack outlet by 31st December. As if this deal isn’t sweet enough, all proceeds will go to the Children’s Wishing Well.

Promotion period: Till 6th December 2020

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Enjoy deals at Shake Shack


2. $2 Bubble Milk Tea (U.P. $4.50) at CHICHA San Chen


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December 2020 deals: $2 Bubble Milk Tea.
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With over 50 bubble tea brands within the shores of our tiny island, it’s safe to say that we Singaporeans live and breathe this delightful blend of milk, tea and tapioca flour. Grab your fix on the cheap at Chicha San Chen, with their signature Bubble Milk Tea going at just $2 (U.P. $4.50) for new ShopbackGo users.

Simply download the app (Shopback for iOS, Shopback for Android) to redeem this deal. In addition to app-exclusive deals like this, you’ll also be able to enjoy up to 30% cashback on online purchases and get access to the latest coupon codes to boost you to Lobang King status.

Promotion period: Till 31st December 2020

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3. $0.50 per chicken wing at Wingzone every Tuesday


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Redeem December 2020 deals like Tokyo Dragon wings at Wing Zone
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Come down during Wing Zone’s Flavour Tuesdays enjoy their Flavour Fuzed Buffalo wings at $0.50 each (U.P. from $8.45/6 pcs). With a minimum order of 10 wings, you’ll get to pick from 18 flavours, ranging from the non-spicy, teriyaki-based Sweet Samurai to the sweat-inducing Nuclear Habanero. For a local twist, go for the Nasi Lemak and Rasa Rendang sauces.

Promotion period: Until further notice

Wingzone at Bugis+
Address: 201 Victoria St, #04-02 Bugis+, Singapore 188067
Opening hours: 11AM-10PM, Daily
Telephone: 6222 9464

Wingzone at Safra Punggol
Address: 9 Sentul Crescent, #02-02 SAFRA Punggol, Singapore 828654
Opening hours: 11AM-10PM, Daily
Telephone: 6246 4319

Enjoy deals at Wingzone


4. $1 ice cream scoop (U.P. $5.20) at Swensens


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With 23 flavours to choose from, it’s easy to see why Swensen’s is the go-to for adventurous ice-cream lovers. Till the end of the month, Samsung app users can redeem a takeaway single scoop at just $1 (U.P. $5.20).

It’s limited to Samsung smartphone users, though – you’ll have to redeem it via the Samsung Members app. You’ll be able run check-ups on your phone’s health and get easy access to customer support for your Samsung appliances – in addition to getting dibs on exclusive deals like this.

Promotion period: Now till 31st December 2020

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5. Up to 79% off Japanese BBQ & shabu-shabu buffet at Tenkaichi


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Cap off an eventful 2020 with a wagyu-laden feast at Tenkaichi, which is offering up to 79% off their Japanese BBQ and shabu-shabu buffet. Rack up in-house discounts of up to 39% on their three-tier Standard, Deluxe and Premium Buffets, and combine it with an extra 40% off when you dine at their Cineleisure Orchard outlet.

For adults heading down on a weekend, here’s what you’ll get at each price-point:

  • $17.34++ Standard Buffet (U.P. $28.90++)
  • $29.94++ Deluxe Buffet (U.P. $69.80++) with sashimi, wagyu, ox tongue and pork cheek.
  • $44.94++ Premium Buffet (U.P. $119.80++) with wagyu sashimi, tartare and short rib, alongside kurobuta pork and jumbo oysters.

Students and Senior Citizens can get in on the free-flow fiesta from just $9++ for weekday lunch slots (U.P. $14.90++). To enjoy this deal, make a booking at Tenkaichi and come prepped with the Cathay mall app (Cathay Lifestyle for iOS, Cathay Lifestyle for Android)

Promotion period: Until further notice | Cathay e-vouchers can be purchased till 31st December

Tenkaichi Japanese BBQ & Shabu Shabu at Cineleisure Orchard
Address: 8 Grange Road,  #02-11 Cineleisure Orchard, Singapore 239695
Opening hours: Mon – Fri 12-3PM, 5PM-10PM | Sat – Sun 12-10PM
Telephone: 6365 8389
Enjoy deals at Tenkaichi Japanese BBQ & Shabu-Shabu


6. Free professional online photography classes at Nikon School


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December 2020 deals include workshops and courses to upgrade yourself
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We’re all relieved to put our circuit breaker days behind us, but for some, it had been a great opportunity to pick up useful and interesting skills. It’s never too late to get started, especially now that all classes at Nikon School are available for free this December (U.P. $15-$50).

From tutorials on portraiture for pets and children, you can even tune in to a masterclass on music video production, or even get timely pointers on holiday pictures and videos to help your feed stand out this festive season. 

Promotion period: Till 31st December 2020

Enjoy deals at Nikon School


7. Up to 62% off kitchenware at BHG


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Available in a range of designs, two-, four-, 12- and 15-piece Corelle sets are going at up to 50% off.
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If there’s one reason we’re all diligently wearing masks, scanning SafeEntry QR codes and practising safe distancing, it’s so that we can finally gather friends and family for a much-deserved get-together. If you’re eyeing a fresh set of kitchenware, BHG is offering up to 62% off brands like Corelle, Corningware, WMF and Pyrex.

Pick up a 1.5L Thermos Shuttle Chef Gold ($59.90, U.P. $129) to dabao your home-cooked meals to work, or a Mayer Retro Mini Air Fryer ($49, U.P. $129) fpr an aesthetic and practical addition to your kitchen arsenal. With a $150 nett spend, you’ll get a bonus four-piece Pyrex Decorated container set worth $35.90

Promotion period: Now till 10th Jan 2021

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8. Up to 70% off Toys “R” Us


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Enjoy 70% off full-sized Pac Man and Galaga arcade machines ($359.93, U.P. $899.99)
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Toys “R” Us is offering online exclusive deals of up to 70% for all your gifting needs. From arcade machines to Nerf guns, you can also score a Moonlite set with five stories ($39.93, U.P. $69.99) to upgrade your bedtime storytelling sessions with massive projections of illustrations. 

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The Moonlite set uses your phone’s flashlight to project images on a wall for an immersive storytelling session

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Available till 7th December 2020, you can also enjoy a free Lego set with every two purchased. This promo applies across all ranges – from the futuristic ninja world of Ninjago featuring Fire Dragons ($34.99), the Lego Creator and City sets with Ski Resort ($129.99) and Lego Friends with a hair salon ($34.99) or a hospital ($99.99).

Otherwise, you’ll still be able to find discounts of between 25-40% at Toys “R” Us until further notice, where you can snag 44% the Crayola Preschool Readiness Kit ($44.99, U.P. $79.99).

Promotion period: Now till 7th Dec 2020

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9. 1-for-1 hot and cold Signature Dessert at Do Qoo by Mr Bean


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A traditional Hakka dish, abacus seeds are a festive treat that signifies wealth. There aren’t many joints that offer these delicacies, but Mr Bean’s Do Qoo serves up sweet, savoury, hot and cold desserts combining beancurd and these dimpled yam discs.

You’ll be able to redeem a 1-for-1 after-meal treat (U.P. from $4.20) via Fave (Fave for iOS, Fave for Android), where you can try out simple favourites like Yours Taro-ly, or more unique ones like High Five – which features a five-spice sauce and vegetarian floss.

Promotion period: Until 5th Dec 2020

Address: #B2-16 Paya Lebar Quarter, PLQ Mall, 10 Paya Lebar Road, Singapore 409057
Opening Hours: 11AM-10PM, Daily
Telephone: 6844 2298
Enjoy deals at Do Qoo


10. Up to 50% off Logitech accessories with vouchers & cashback


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2020 is the year of the “telecommute”, and for many of us, we’ll likely continue to enjoy remote and mobile work arrangements. To stay ahead of the curve without breaking the bank, Logitech is offering up to 50% off accessories to help boost your comfort and efficiency.

Enjoy 27% off the highly-raved ergonomic Logitech MX Master 2S wireless mouse ($109, U.P. $149), perfect for chiong-ing through reports and emails. Super-considerate WFH spouses can opt for the M220 Silent wireless mouse ($19.90, U.P $25) that gives a shiok tactile “click” without the accompanying sound. 

Otherwise, sit back comfortably with 47% off the MK215 keyboard and mouse combo ($28.90, U.P. $55), a definite upgrade from any wired setup with its stable wireless connection that’s easy to set up.

Enjoy deals at Logitech


11. $7.60 Baileys Earl Grey Milk Tea at KOI Star Vista


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Booze is an integral part of Christmas festivities, and the rich, creaminess of Baileys makes it perhaps one of the top picks for this joyful season. Pick up a Baileys Earl Grey Milk Tea at just $7.60 exclusively at KOI Star Vista, and enjoy it with any of their six toppings – though the bubble tea joint recommends their signature pearls.

With an ABV of 2%, this concoction shouldn’t be too daunting even for those who turn tomato-red with the slightest sip. For those who need a stiffer drink, extra shots are available at $1.50 each. It is alcohol, so you’ll have to be aged 18 and above and not dressed in school uniforms. For those driving, be sure to dabao and drink responsibly.

Promotion period: Until further notice

Address: 1 Vista Exchange Green, Star Vista #01-06, Singapore 138617
Opening hours: Mon – Thurs 11AM-10PM, Fri – Sun 10:30AM-10PM
Telephone: 6988 2952
Enjoy deals at KOI


12. 1-for-1 Suki-Ya, Nerf Action Xperience & Haidilao at Marina Square


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Enjoy December 2020 deals at Marina Square

With attractive discounts, free mall vouchers and a giant installation at its atrium, you’ll definitely want to give Marina Square a go this Christmas. Come armed with their dedicated app (Marina Square SG for iOS, Marina Square SG for Android) to stretch your dollar even more, to enjoy a swath of 1-for-1 promos at outlets throughout the mall.

These include the Lunch Set at Haidilao (U.P. $18.80), Dinner Buffet at Suki-Ya (U.P. $24.90) and Ultimate Tickets at the Nerf Action Xperience (U.P. $59).

Promotion period: Till 31st Dec 2020

Address: 6 Raffles Boulevard Singapore 039594
Opening hours: 10AM-10PM, Daily
Telephone: 6339 8787
Enjoy deals at Marina Square


13. 1-for-1 IT Cosmetics CC+ Cream at Sephora


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With such a diversity of skin tones and types, it’s rare for any makeup product to receive consistently positive reviews. It’s even rarer for said product to go on a super-attractive 1-for-1 promo, but that’s the case for the IT Cosmetics CC+ Cream (U.P. $62)

With ingredients like hyaluronic acid and collagen, it combines moisturising properties alongside basic SPF 50 sun protection, this CC cream is available in 12 shades and in an oil-free version for oilier skin types. You’ll get a free tube of CC+ Cream Oil-Free Matte with purchase of any CC+ Cream, at all Sephora stores and online.

Promotion period: Till 6th Dec 2020

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14. Up to 80% off cosmetics & hair dye at Revlon warehouse sale


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Offering up to 80% off, the Revlon warehouse sale is one of the best December 2020 deals this year.
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Revlon is renowned for their hair dyes and lipsticks, but you’ll be able to peruse their entire lineup of cosmetics, nail polishes and skincare products at discounts of up to 80% during their Big Beauty Sale.

They’re also only accepting cash and PayNow, so you’ll have to come prepared. Walk-ins will be accepted but are subject to availability, so be sure to book an appointment. As a bonus, simply flash a screenshot of you sharing their sale with friends and family to receive a free gift.

Promotion period: Till 4th Dec 2020

Address: 12 Tannery Road, #05-07 HB Centre 1, Singapore 3487722
Opening Hours: 11AM-6:30PM, Daily

Enjoy deals at Revlon


15. $15 off Trick Eye Museum & HeadRock VR bundle at Sentosa


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Sentosa’s the top spot on our sunny island for all things sun, sea and sand, but you’ll find a healthy dose of unique indoor activities and attractions so you can dodge the constant heat and humidity. Get $15 off tickets to Trick Eye Museum and HeadRock VR at $25 for adults (U.P. $40) and $20 for children aged 12 and under (U.P. $35)

End your day off with other Sentosa F&B promos, like a $48 picnic set from Good Old Days that’s good for two to three, or go all out with an $80++ Brazillian BBQ feast at W Sentosa. Greenwood Fish Market is also offering $1.95++ oysters at their Quayside Isle outlet for Oyster Tuesdays.

Promotion period: Till 27th Dec 2020

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16. Free Sentosa Fun Passes


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December brings with it deals you can snag with the highly-anticipated SingapoRediscovers vouchers, but as a bonus, you’ll be able to redeem two Sentosa Fun Passes per household till 31st March 2021. Each pass will let you try out one of the following activities: 

  • Mega Adventure Park – MegaBounce (U.P. $15)
  • HeadRock VR – 1 Ride from Green Zone or Orange Zone (U.P. $12 & $13)
  • Ola Beach Club – 30-minute Single Kayak (U.P. $12.50)
  • Sentosa 4D AdventureLand – Desperados + Free Cornetto Ice Cream (U.P. $22.90)
  • Sentosa Island Bus Tour – Standard ticket (U.P. $25)

Promotion period: Till 31st Mar 2021

Enjoy deals with your Sentosa Fun Pass


17. Free Pokemon plush keychain with purchase at Vivocity popup


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December 2020 deals: spend any amount at the Pokemon Vivocity Pop Up to redeem a plush keychain.
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Pokemon Go die-hards will know that Vivocity is a popular hotspot if you’re angling for a Magikarp or even a Gyrados. No need to camp for hours to score a catch this month – simply make any purchase at the Pokemon Vivocity Pop Up store and you’ll be able to redeem a free Pokemon plush keychain (U.P. $9). 

There are seven Pokemon up for grabs, with the likes of Pikachu, Mew, Squirtle and Charmander. The pop up is also decked out for the festive season, so it’s a great spot to grab plushies, apparel or other merchandise as a gift for the Pokemon fans in your life.

Promotion period: Till 26th Dec 2020

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18. Up to 50% off Bosch kitchen appliances


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Nothing makes time go by like a walk to check the contents of our fridge – but with the past few months spent monthly at home, it’s perhaps high time to upgrade these essential and well-worn appliances. 

Enjoy up to 50% off Bosch kitchen appliances, like the Variostyle Bottom Freezer refrigerators ($1,299, U.P. $1,499) and the HomeProfessional Kitchen Machine stand mixer ($699, U.P. $1,199). You’ll also get to redeem a slow juicer worth $699 when you purchase a washer-dryer ($1,999, U.P. $2,399).

Promotion period: Till 31st Dec 2020

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19. 50% off Singapore Zoo & River Safari Disney Adventure Trail


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Each of the six animal charms will be available for redemption each week
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As if a trip to the zoo can’t get any more fun, Disney Outdoor Explorers packs an educational trail with additional fun activities for your little ones to pore over during this holiday season. What’s more, you’ll get tickets for same-day entry to both the Singapore Zoo and River Safari at 50% off$37.50 for adults (U.P. $75) and $25 for children aged 3-12 (U.P. $50).

To begin, collect your Mission Card from the River Safari entrance or the Otter Exhibit at the Zoo. This will guide you through the parks, where your family can learn facts about animals, keep your eyes peeled for hidden Mickey photo points and redeem adorable animal charms. 

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You’ll also be able to try your hand at scratch art, as you create a colourful bookmark to take home.

Image credit: Disney

Promotion period: Till 27th Dec 2020

Read more about Disney Outdoor Explorers
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20. $12 off groceries on NTUC Online with free delivery


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Not all promos are created equally – the most experienced aunties know that supermarket discounts and NTUC vouchers are indeed as good as cold, hard cash. This December, do your weekly grocery run on NTUC Online and enter discount code 12OFFNC upon checkout to enjoy $12 off with a minimum spend of $79

This minimum spend also qualifies you for free delivery, which means you’ll not just be saving up to 15% – you’ll also save time and effort as your goodies get delivered right to your doorstep.

Promotion period: Valid till 25th Dec 2020

Enjoy deals at NTUC Online


December 2020 deals in Singapore


As the end of the year approaches, it’s a great time to reward yourself for enduring yet another eventful year. Whether you’ve advanced in your career, made new friends, or simply survived – it’s all worthy of a pat on the back with these best deals in December 2020. Book a feast, plan an exciting day out or go all-out on that much-needed shopping spree – you deserve it.

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