Shoppers will experience a refreshing variety of family-friendly experiences that encourages learning and play across 12 Frasers Centrepoint Malls over March and April. While the digital world provides children with limitless information, traditional forms of play such as art and craft, storytelling, role-play and tactile games encourages children to rediscover the fun of active, hands-on learning.
Some examples of these experiences include role-play and interactive stage shows at The Centrepoint’s Fantastical World of Aesop’s Fables, action-packed health activities and games at YewTee Point and a series of fascinating animal performances, adoption drives and pet training programs at Causeway Point’s Pet Carnival.
It’s all about learning something new and rediscovering the meaning of play at Frasers Centrepoint Malls.
The Chocoffee Fiesta at Changi City Point
Coming up in April for both coffee connoisseurs and sweet tooths, The Chocoffee Fiesta is a great place for families to indulge in their favourite treats. Look forward to learning the art of chocolate-making, taking selfies at the impressive chocolate tower, and even chocolate and coffee-tasting all in a week full of “Chocoffee” adventures!
That’s not all. The Big Bouncing Funfest happening from 7-9 April is all about bouncing your stress away where you can jump to your heart’s content on the trampoline playground by Mega Adventure.
There are always great family-friendly events at Changi City Point such as an outdoor movie screening, held on the evening of 18 March, where shoppers enjoyed the popular Pixar animation “Trolls” while relaxing under the stars with friends and family on comfy beanbags, and even free-flow popcorn.
The little ones could even hop on board a fancy little Choo-choo Train for a cool ride around the mall.
Where: Level 1 Atrium and Level 1 Open Plaza
When: 18 March -16 April 2017, various timings
- All Aboard the Choo-choo Train: 10-17 March 2017
- Family Film Screening (Open Plaza): 18 March 2017, 7.30pm
- Big Bouncing Funfest (Open Plaza): 7-9 April 2017, 11am to 9pm
- Chocoffee Fiesta (Atrium): 10-16 April 2017, 11am to 9pm
Enter the Fantastical World of Aesop’s Fables at The Centrepoint
The Centrepoint brought classic Aesop’s Fables to life on a giant storyboard adventure, comprised of larger-than-life characters from our favourite childhood stories. Shoppers journeyed through a world of fantasy, met intriguing animal characters and immersed in a colourful universe of meaningful stories, such as “The Hare and The Tortoise”, “The Dog and His Reflection” and “The Goose and The Golden Egg”.
Each section of the trail was an adventure in itself where children of all ages discovered the morals behind the fables through a rich variety of interactive mediums. From “The Enchanting Wall” that whispers enchanting tales, to craft workshops, interactive storytelling, stage shows and the Wild! Photo Booth, each provided a unique form of edutainment.
The key highlight of the “Aesop’s World” experience were the interactive storytelling sessions which invited the audience to be part of the performances through role-play. Families also got to kick their feet up to watch award-winning storyteller, Roger Jerkins, weave an enchanted web of stories based on the classics.
Besides free colouring and origami lessons at the Timeless Tales Colouring/Origami Station throughout the day, the young ones posed with props such as animal masks and headbands in the “Lion and The Mouse” photo booth.
As part of The Centrepoint’s school holiday fun campaign, clay-making workshops hosted by the mall’s retailer, Clay Cove, also provided fun options for children to express their creativity through art.
Where: Level 1 Atrium
When: 11 to 19 March 2017
A SEAriously Good Time at Waterway Point
Shoppers celebrated the first school holiday weekend of the year with Sea Life-themed craft workshops, enjoyed Waterway Point’s newly launched Party Room and experienced wonders at the mall’s Sea Life Giant Inflatables experience.
While parents basked in a much-needed shopping spree, their children learnt how to create sand art of their favourite sea creatures. Families looking for a bubbly adventure played in a sea of giant inflatables in the shapes of adorable sea animals. Sea Life Giant Inflatables also included a huge slide, a trampoline and a marine-themed photo booth for the whole family.
Where: Village Square (L1)
When: 11 to 26 March, various timings
- Kids’ Sand Art Workshop (Village Square): 11 and 12 March 2017, 2pm and 5pm
- Sea Life Giant Inflatables (Village Square): 13 to 19 March 2017, 12pm to 9pm
Starting April 2017, Waterway Point’s Party Room is available for booking by shoppers to hold private events such as birthday parties, baby showers and more. For booking enquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Pets Carnival at Causeway Point
Animals lovers had a whole weekend of fun at Causeway Point! Shoppers learnt how to take better care of pets at a variety of dog training sessions, pet grooming lessons and even educational talks by Singapore Veterinary Association and Mercylight.
They were also wowed by an impressive Dog Obedience Performance by the talented dog trainers and well-trained dogs of Mercylight and even made some new furry friends at the Cat Adoption Drive (18 March) ran by Cat Welfare Society and the Dog Adoption Drive (19 March) ran by Mercy Light.
Contests such as Best Dressed Cat and Best Trained Dog, plus quality food and accessories at The Pets Station’s atrium fair were also part of the unique family-friendly carnival.
Where: Main Atrium
When: 13-19 March 2017, 10.30am to 10.30pm
FunFit Games at YewTee Point
Shoppers got a chance to reignite their health regime with their families at YewTee Point!
The young ones learnt more about healthy eating and living habits through fun and hands-on carnival-style booths such as removing “evil bacteria” or vitamin tossing into a giant mouth. While these FunFit Games offered great opportunities for learning and parent-child bonding, there were also $400 worth of YewTee Point Gift Cards won by game winners.
Not only did shoppers join the KPOPX workouts at YewTee Point, there was even a nutritious breakfast provided at the end of each session. All for just five bucks, participants received a complimentary goodie bag packed full of goodies such as a yoga mat and water bottle. Yet another fun way to kick-start an active lifestyle journey!
To further encourage the community to gain a better understanding of their health status, free consultations and medical check-ups by SATA’s professional medical team were offered free to shoppers, while “live” demonstrations by a certified trainer on Do-It-Yourself cold pressed juices were all available at the mall.
When: 13-19 March 2017, various timings
- FunFit Games: 13-19 March 2017, 12pm to 8pm
- Weekend Challenge: 18 and 19 March 2017, 12pm to 2pm
- KPOPX Workout: 18 and 19 March 2017, 9am to 10am
- Medical Check-up: 18 and 19 March 2017, 10am to 2pm
- Healthy Eating demos: 18 and 19 March 2017, 1pm to 2pm and 6pm to 7pm
Lollibox Workshops at Bedok Point
There’s always something for kids to express creativity every holiday across Frasers Centrepoint Malls. This time round at Bedok Point, shoppers created their own pencil pot or notebook at Do-It-Yourself workshops by Lollibox, the people who deliver hands-on fun to your doorstep with quirky craft projects and educational activities for the family.
Lucky shoppers also walked away with gift cards and retailer vouchers from LOVE 972 DJs Kenneth Jian Wen and Violet Fenying at the Mediacorp LOVE972 Mix and Match event.
Where: Level 3, Level 1
When: 18 and 19 March 2017, Various Timings
- Lollibox Workshops: Level 3, 18-19 March 2017, 2pm to 6pm
- Mediacorp LOVE 972 Mix and Match: Level 1, 19 March 2017, 4pm to 5pm
Sand-sational Escapades at Eastpoint Mall
Visitors enjoyed an indoor beach at Eastpoint Mall’s atrium during their holidays! From sandcastle sculpting to fishing and riding on the surfing simulator, it was the next best thing to a beach vacation.
Beach life is all about healthy living. While the kids had fun in the sand, parents learnt how to create nutritious sushi at the Sakae Sushi Workshops and also received a complimentary Piloxing class (by Health Promotion Board) for a fun workout.
Where: Level 1, Main Atrium
When: 13 to 19 March 2017, Various Timings
- Sand-sational Escapades (Main Atrium): 13-19 March 2017, 12pm to 9pm
- Sakae Sushi Workshops (Main Atrium): 13-17 March 2017, 12pm to 2pm
- Health Promotion Workout (Located between Eastpoint Mall entrance & Mcdonald’s, near MRT Entrance): 18 March 2017, 9.30am to 10.30am
March and April just got way more exciting! Discover more exciting events and their timings across Frasers Centrepoint Malls at www.fraserscentrepointmalls.com.