Have a spellbinding time at River Safari this October!

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Head over to Safari Boo, a merry-not-scary event organised especially for the little ones and their families. Read this article to find out what lies in store!

If you’re looking to treat your kids to some really fun activities this October, you don’t have to look any further than River Safari.

Singaporean families love River Safari for its one-of-a-kind river-themed exhibits, and this fun atmosphere will become home to a fa-boo-lous event for the little ones this month — Safari Boo!

Safari Boo - Encounters with fairytale characters

Your little ones will get to meet their favourite fairy tale characters, only at Safari Boo!

Are you ready for an enchanted evening?

Mums and dads, boys and girls, rejoice for Safari Boo is back for its second magical year! Safari Boo — a merry-not-scary kids’ event — is Singapore’s wildest trick-or-treat activity for children between the ages of 3 to 12.

Dress your little ones in their favourite costumes and bring them along for an evening full of interactive craft and activity stations, special animal presentations, and a royal ball and show.

Your whole family will be star-struck by the twinkling lights and colourful decorations that will light up the park, awesome trick-or-treat trails and of course, your kids’ favourite characters from much-loved fairy tales.

Once you get there, go on an adventure through the following zones filled with exciting activities:

1. Hansel and Gretel House of Fun

Kids will get to make exciting arts and crafts like candy spiders with lollipops, decorate their very own crowns and spin the Witch’s Wheel for a surprise treat at the Hansel and Gretel House of Fun.

There will also be education booths for the kids to enjoy. These will be packed with loads of hands-on activities that incorporate wildlife facts into much-loved fairytale storylines for plenty of edutainment fun.


Time: 6-10pm

Location: Giant Panda Forest Entrance

Education Booths

Time: 6-10pm

Location: Giant Panda Courtyard

Safari Boo opening night - kid with golden pheasant & red panda mascots

Your kids will love meeting Golden Pheasant and Red Panda at Safari Boo!

2. Furry Tales

Your little animal lover’s dreams will come true in the Furry Tales show, where animals meet fairy tale characters! Here, against a two-storey castle backdrop, your kids will get to see very special animal presentations, featuring pelicans, binturongs and more.

Not too far away from all this excitement lies even more fun! Your little one can enjoy fringe activities such as face painting, glitter tattoos and hair colouring in the Twinkle Time Beauty Parlour. Be on the lookout for the adorable River Safari mascots Kai Kai, Jia Jia, Golden Pheasant and Red Panda!

Furry Tales

Times: 7pm, 8pm and 9pm (each show lasts 30 minutes)

Location: Boat Plaza

Twinkle Time Beauty Parlour

Time: 6-10pm

Location: River Safari Cruise Queue Area

Mascot appearance

Times: 7.30pm, 8.30pm and 9.30pm (for 15 minutes)

Location: Boat Plaza

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