The New Year’s Eve marks the end of the old year and the beginning of a New Year. The celebration of NYE 2017 gains a whole new level in Singapore – a land known for its colorful inheritance. They don’t need much of an excuse for fireworks in Singapore; they’ll launch them for anything from the Chinese New Year to the Grand Prix, so on New Year’s Eve you expect to see a spectacular display.
The entire land is lighted up with lights, fireworks, parties, live show yet there are some popular locations which remains overcrowded throughout the celebration period. It is reported to be attended by over a quarter of a million people each year, with many travelling from every corner of the globe to be part of the experience.
Spectacular fireworks at Marina Bay
Marina Bay is the heart of Singapore’s city centre and a new destination for the local community. The biggest New Year’s Eve celebration in Singapore takes place in the Marina Bay area. You can experience the finest New Years Eve Fireworks in Singapore show right in Marina Bay that creates a wonderful scene on the horizon of Singapore. The Singapore Flyer, 165 meter high structure is the tallest Ferris wheel in the world and offer fantastic views of the whole Singapore region, which makes it an excellent place for viewing the midnight fireworks.
Pick the best spot for unparalleled view
The most obvious area will be around the bay. The crowd builds up as early as 9 in the evening, but is one that guarantees the best Fireworks views. For a less crowded option, consider the areas around Gardens by the Bay. The view is decent all along the coast line next to the Gardens. You can also view the fireworks from a roof top bar and be stunned by the 360-degree view of the Marina Bay. You can get a beautiful view of the magical fireworks illuminate the Singapore landscape.
They light up a specially designed LED countdown display. This begins 40 seconds before midnight, ending in a 10-second countdown to the New Year. This is followed by an eight minute display of fireworks. The Marina Bay Singapore Countdown has now firmly established itself as the event for the community to celebrate the start of the New Year.
The play of colors and water illustrates the beauty of life. Its range of musical motifs also reflects the cultural diversity of the country. Jointly presented by Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay and Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singaporeans are brought together by music, film and fireworks based on the theme Beautiful Life.
Wishing Spheres: Reflecting Singapore’s Hopes, Wishes and Dreams
Every year, residents and visitors pen their wishes, hopes and dreams on spheres that are set afloat in the Bay. The floating spheres, transform the bay into an eye-catching visual arts display. Each Wishing Sphere represents a heartfelt hope, a belief that the New Year will bring new possibilities and a brighter tomorrow. Since its first appearance in 2005, the wishing spheres have become a yearly tradition.