Plan a Perfect Staycation for Your Family in August!  

Plan a Perfect Staycation for Your Family in August!  

For the month of August, Stay, Play and Celebrate our Nation’s 51st Birthday with a staycation in Sentosa, and enjoy bucket loads of fun with a host of activities and promotions, all with a distinctly local flavour!

From an extravagant lights and sounds show, a cosy BBQ under the stars, a record-breaking event in Singapore, to a mega concert celebrating the rise of Singapore’s music talents, Sentosa promises you and your family a weekend chock-full of unforgettable memories. Find out how you can be part of the celebration instead of just being a spectator!

Sentosa Staycation Packages

For your perfect staycation, take your pick from one of the packages below and you're guaranteed a rockin' time!

Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort and Spa

Book a staycation with Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort and Spa from S$450++ and receive 2 complimentary adults Sentosa Play 3 Day Fun Pass (valued at $44 per ticket). Each Fun Pass allows you to choose 3 out of the 20 attractions at Sentosa. There’s always something for everybody!


Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa

Enjoy your staycation at Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa from S$370++! What’s more, you’ll get a complimentary Sentosa Play 3 Day Fun Pass for 2 adults! Choose 3 out of 20 exciting Sentosa attractions for an activity-packed day at alluring attractions, pristine beaches, and lush rainforest!


Siloso Beach Resort

Whether you are a thrill-seeker or a nature-lover, book your staycation with Siloso Beach Resort from S$288++ and enjoy your time at Sentosa with complimentary Fun Pass! Conveniently located on Siloso Beach, the resort is within walking distance to the Beach Station hub, which allows you to visit your desired attractions easily.


Click here for more information about the staycation packages.

Merlion Magic Lights!

Are you ready to experience the iconic Sentosa Merlion in a different light? Watch as the Sentosa Merlion is brought to life in a dazzling display of lights and sounds using 3D projection mapping technology. Don’t miss this special edition of the show in celebration of our Nation’s 51st birthday!


Date: 30 July – 28 August 2016
30 July Only - 7.45pm, 8.45pm, 9.15pm, 9.45pm, 10.15pm, 10.30pm
Weekdays - 7.45pm, 8.15pm, 8.45pm, 9.15pm
Weekends/PH/PH eve – 7.45pm, 8.15pm, 8.45pm, 9.15pm, 9.45pm, 10.15pm
Venue: Merlion Plaza
Free Event*

Becka’s Album Launch

On 30 July 2016, Becka, one of Singapore’s rising stars, will also be holding her EP launch at Merlion Plaza! Come down with your family to support the talented singer-songwriter, and sway along to her upbeat and catchy tunes.


Date: 30 July 2016
Time: 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Venue: Merlion Plaza
Free Event*

BBQ Under the Stars

Experience the beauty of the Port at night! Take a splash at the Pirate Ship, and enjoy a cool sea breeze and the calming, rhythmic waves as you dine!

On 9 August 2016, watch the NDP ‘live’ at the Port and treat your tastebuds to a delectable spread of barbequed meats and sweet treats at the dessert bar! Cuddle with your family along the picnic grounds, and make this a memorable occasion as you catch the National Day Parade live together under the stars.

BBQ Under the Star 1

Date: 9 August 2016
Time: 6.30pm - 9.30pm
Venue: Port of Lost Wonder, Palawan Beach
Price: Adult - $39, Child: $15
POLW members enjoy 20% off!
Islander members enjoy 10%!

Get your tickets from the Sentosa Online Store.

Havixbeck Youth Symphonic Band

Experience harmonic bliss from Havixbeck Youth Symphonic Band, winner of the Best German Youth Orchestra, as they stop by Singapore as part of their Fantasia 2016 concert tour! In conjunction with National Day, Havixbeck Youth Symphonic Band will also be performing popular National Day tunes!


Date: 9 August 2016
Time: 5.30pm & 6.30pm
Venue: Palawan Green
Free Event*


Join in the fun! Participate in breaking the record for the longest duration of mass line dancing for the Singapore Book of Records! Rally your friends and family, and show your Singapore spirit!

Yeo-Ah-Yeo 1

Date: 13 August 2016
Time: 4.00pm - 9.30pm
Venue: Palawan Green
Free Event*

Singapore Shiok Out!

Catch the entertaining performances by our very own SAF Music and Drama Company (MDC) that promise to leave you all shioked-out!


Date: 20 August 2016
Time: 4.30pm - 8.30pm
Venue: Merlion Plaza
Free Event*

Last Friday of the Month

Have a Ukulele but need a group to jam with?

Every last Friday of the Month, make your way down to Sentosa to join the [email protected] and take part in a mass Ukulele jamming session!

For the August edition, jam along to tunes of the National Day songs or just sit back and enjoy the soothing tunes of the Ukulele.


Date: 26 August 2016
Time: 5.00pm - 9.00pm
Venue: Merlion Plaza
Free Event*

Singapore Rhapsodies – The Concert

To round off the August celebrations, Sentosa will also play host to Singapore Rhapsodies – The Concert, an annual Singapore Music Concert showcasing the best of emerging local musicians and popular pop stars of today!

Expect amazing performances by Singapore’s very own rising stars featuring Charlie Lim & Sezairi, Daphne Khoo, Nathan Hartono, Diya (The Freshman) & Ling Kai, Gareth Fernandez & the Momma Shop and more!

Bring the children down for a fun time while supporting local talents--and who knows, the concert may even inspire your kids to become the next stars of tomorrow.

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Photo credit - Sezairi: All IS Amazing; Take Two: Take Two

Date: 27 August 2016
Time: 6.00pm – 10pm
Venue: Palawan Green
Free Event*

Special Promotions during August

Get the best bang for your buck while enjoying a family adventure with Sentosa’s National Day Bundle.

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At Sentosa 4D AdventureLand, you can immerse in excitement with a 4D movie, “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island”, go on a virtual roller-coaster traverse in "Extreme Log Ride” or enjoy an interactive shoot-out game in “Desperados”!

For some interactive fun, take your little ones to MOSH!, Singapore’s first digital media edutainment attraction. MOSH!’s special play-to-learn concept will allow your kids to maximise their creativity as they can create their own aquatic creatures and see them come to life!

Next, visit the Tiger Sky Tower, the tallest freestanding observation tower in Singapore which offers a panoramic view of Sentosa and beyond. After that, you can enjoy a ride on the trendy Segway with GoGreen Segway ® Fun Ride. This one-of-a-kind island tour takes you to popular attractions like the iconic Sentosa Merlion and Sentosa’s stunning beaches.

After all the fun and excitement, end the day with a delicious meal at Good Old Days restaurant! Choose between a set menu or buffet for a scrumptious family meal.

Purchase your tickets at the Sentosa Online Store and get 10% off the bundle deal with promo code SentosaNDP16 (promo code is only valid until 31 August).


Have a fun-filled staycation with your kids at Sentosa for a one-of-a-kind and unforgettable experience! Click here to visit Sentosa’s website to find out more!

*Free Event does not include island admission and car park charges

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Written by

Erika Coronel

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