Lunar New Year at Gardens by the Bay Singapore

Dahlia Dreams Gardens by the Bay

Welcome the New Year at Gardens by the Bay! Kicking off 2018 is the “Dahlia Dreams” floral display, which features a delightful array of dahlias blossoming amidst the oriental setting of a Chinese courtyard garden. Visitors can also look forward to a host of cultural festivities, including spectacular ultraviolet (UV) light performances featuring the debut appearance of the UV Lotus Dragon and UV Northern Lions in Singapore, as part of the Gardens’ Lunar New Year programme “Spring Surprise”.

Here’s what you can expect at Gardens by the Bay from 19 January to 4 March as follows: 


Inspired by the picturesque landscape of Chinese imperial gardens, Dahlia Dreams welcomes Lunar New Year with an elegant display of dahlias, camellias, lagerstroemias and bromeliads in a courtyard garden setting. Auspicious Southern Lions greet visitors as they enter while Chinese guardian lions (also known as “Foo Dogs”) stand guard. To celebrate the Year of the Dog, intricate diorama cutouts, exquisite driftwood sculptures and ornamental topiaries in the shape of dogs can be spotted in the display. Adding to the majesty are palace lanterns and umbrella curtains that embellish the garden. On selected days in February, the God of Fortune will make an appearance in the Flower Dome to spread wealth and prosperity. 

Date: Friday, 19 January – Sunday, 4 March

Time: 9am – 9pm 

Location: Flower Dome

Details: Admission charge to the conservatories applies.

Please see below for Chinese New Year Ticketing Promotion.


The Lunar New Year is a time for family get-togethers. From 16 February to 4 March 2018, purchase a full-priced Singapore Resident Adult ticket at our ticketing counters onsite and receive a Singapore Resident Senior Citizen ticket for free! Terms and conditions apply.

Visit for details.


Pick up a Dahlia Dreams Garden Trail for more interesting information or join the daily “ASK Me!” tours by the friendly Display Interpreters as they share fascinating botanical facts and anecdotes about the floral display.

Date: Friday, 19 January – Sunday, 4 March

Time: Daily at 11am and 3pm (2pm – 5pm on 27 & 28 January, and 10, 11, 24 & 25 February)


• Guided tours are free, but admission charge to the Flower Dome applies.

• Tours last approximately 15 minutes and are available on a first-come-first-served basis.

• To participate, gather at the “ASK Me!” poster near the Flower Field. Tour will begin when a group of five or more visitors is assembled.

• Tours will not be conducted on Flower Dome closure dates.

Spring Surprise Gardens by the Bay

All the above images credited to Gardens by the Bay


Usher in Spring and celebrate the Year of the Dog with Gardens by the Bay. Spring Surprise 2018 offers an array of festive performances and fun for the entire family. Do not miss the spectacular ultraviolet (UV) light performances with the UV Lotus Dragon and UV Northern Lions making their very first appearance here in Singapore.

Date: Wednesday, 14 February – Sunday, 25 February

Time: 12pm – 8.30pm (selected timings)

Location: Supertree Grove, Flower Dome, The Canopy

Details: Programmes are free. Admission charge to Flower Dome applies.

Please visit for more information. 

BEKO, UK’s no.1 selling home appliances brand in Singapore

Our Parenting World team was invited to take part in the launch of BEKO, UK’s no. 1 selling home appliances brand in Singapore at Flower Dome, Garden by the Bay.

About BEKO, it is a leading global home appliances brand from Europe and it is now available in Singapore.


BEKO offers resource-efficient home appliances that come with smart technologies, exclusive designs and functionality. BEKO’s refrigerators, washing machines, dryers and dishwashers are now available at various retail outlets including Courts Megastore, Courts Causeway Point and Courts Jurong Point. Singapore will be BEKO’s hub for South East Asia.



Introducing BEKO’s refrigerators which come with energy saving features because they are turned on 24 hours a day. BEKO’s refrigerators come with A+++ and A++ energy ratings, the equivalent of Singapore’s 4-tick standard which is an excellent rating for energy efficiency.

BEKO - CFF6873GR (front view) - Modern Asian fridge with rice compartment,  fast freeze, holiday mode

BEKO’s refrigerators also come with unique features like the above Modern Asian fridge, it comes with rice compartment,  fast freeze and holiday mode.


BEKO’s refrigerators can even make ice cream! 



BEKO’s washing machines are one of the most energy saving washing machines available in the market, consuming 10% less energy than the A+++ energy class level. This is approximately half the energy consumed by an average washing machine being used in homes. All BEKO washing machines and washer dryers also have excellent water efficiency level (3-tick according to Singapore standards). 

AquaFusion™” technology in BEKO washing machines enables 10% savings in detergent for every wash. The detergent loss during the water absorption process is reduced to a minimum while the machine provides the best possible cleaning and detergent-free rinsing results.

BEKO brand launch -  CEO, Ar+ºelik A.+P.  beside Managing Director, Thakral Group

BEKO brand launch with CEO Arçelik A.Ş. – Mr. Levent Çakıroğlu (Global principal) and Managing Director, Thakral Group Mr Inderbethal Singh Thakral (Global distributor).


Our Parenting World would like to thank the kind and lovely organisers and BEKO for inviting us to its brand launch. We are happy that Singapore is now able to experience BEKO’s unique products offering to the Smart Generation in Singapore with its Eco-friendly and high performing refrigerators, washing machines, dryers and dishwashers from West Europe’s No1 free standing white goods brand. 

Please click HERE to find out more about BEKO and its unique products. 

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