Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice


It will never snow in Singapore unless the world is ending – or you’re at The Great Bay Fiesta’s newest wintery playground in Marina Bay. From 1st December 2022, us tropical islanders will get a chance to make snow angels and play winter sports at Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice

This snowy pop-up will be Singapore’s biggest one yet, with an impressive 11.5m tent sprawled across 2,400sqm of the Bayfront Event Space. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Inside, you’ll find 2 themed zones, a chocolate cafe, and an ice bar. Here’s what we know:


Snow machines from the Winter Olympics & a 70m snow slope


Marina Bay - Snow section
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Apollo Entertainment Media

If you’ve ever watched the Winter Olympics and had an urge to reach through your screen and grab some of that slushy snow – now you can, at the Snow Section. The very snow machines used in 2022’s Beijing Winter Olympics will be flown in to pump out fresh snow daily, which is apparently cleaner and brighter than natural snowfall. 

Marina Bay - Snowman
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Apollo Entertainment Media

Revel in a sprinkle of snow and do all the wholesome wintertime activities you see on TV, like building snowmans and making snow angels. Plus, gain some cool points for sliding down a dizzying 70m-long snow slope that’ll definitely give you an adrenaline rush.

Remember to reach for your winter wear and pile on some extra clothing to avoid looking like the frozen Jack Nicholson meme.


Ice curling, cycling rinks & a literal ice slide


Marina Bay - Ice curling
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Apollo Entertainment Media

Fitspos and winter sports fans can flock to the Ice Section for more sub-zero action. Try sliding and sweeping a granite stone toward a floor target in the classic game of ice curling, or cycling around a 260sqm ice rink on tandem bikes. Did we mention that since these are all team activities, they’re also perfect for breaking the ice

Ice Magic
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Look out also for the star attraction, a 4.5m-tall Ice Slide in an infinity symbol configuration that’s completely carved from pure ice. This elaborate structure was also crafted by master ice sculptors all the way from Harbin, China, which is known for its Ice Festivals.  


Ice-cold beers & hot chocolates


Ice bar
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Apollo Entertainment Media 

After you’ve had your share of frosty fun times, trudge over to the Ice Bar to knock back an ice-cold beer or some ice-themed cocktails. Rest assured that there’ll be none of that nasty warm beer in this house, or rather, bar-that-looks-like-a-block-of-ice.

Chocolate Origin
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However, if you do need something warm, have a cup of hot chocolate at Chocolate Origin’s pop-up cafe. You can also munch on other choco treats like cakes and tarts, and indulge in a cosy, snowy vibe that’s winter wonderland-esque. 


Visit Ice Magic at Marina Bay this December


 Michael Buble says he’s dreaming of a white christmas, and chances are, you are too. So if slipping and sliding on fluffy white snow sounds like a pretty n-ice day to you, come on down to Marina Bay’s Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice this December.

Buy tickets for Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice

 

Admission: $45/adult | $35/child | $40/students | $25/seniors
Date: 1st December 2022 – 1st January 2023

Address: 12A Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018970
Opening hours: Session 1: 10am-2pm | Session 2: 3pm-7pm | Session 3: 7pm-10pm
Contact: Ice Magic: The Great Fantasy on Ice website

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Cover image adapted from Apollo Entertainment Media.

12A Bayfront Avenue,
Singapore 018970
Date:
01 Dec 2022 - 01 Jan 2023
Time:
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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