To celebrate Merlion’s 50th birthday, the Singapore Tourism Board will host over 20 exclusive food and drink offerings, shopping and more.
The Merlion Statue at Merlion Park near One Fullerton will be lit up daily from 18:00 to 24:00 from September 15th to 29th. The Merlion statue will also be lit up during the F1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix 2022, which will be held from September 30th to October 2nd.
Also, explore the island of Singapore through the “Merli-Go-Round x Merlion 50th Anniversary Edition” game within the Singapore Travel Guide app and the Prudential Merlion50 Hunt Challenge. We will also hold an experience event to find 6 official Merlions.
The National Gallery Singapore’s latest exhibition, Nothing is Forever: Rethinking Sculpture in Singapore, features RedMan Baking Studio’s Merli Royal Icing Cookies Class. Cookie Class)”.
The Fullerton Hotel, which is adjacent to Merlion Park, will light up its facade in a warm golden color for the month of September to participate in the 50th anniversary celebrations. On September 9-10, take a bumboat (traditional wooden boat), including a photo op in front of Merlion Park, as part of “Merlion’s Golden Jubilee Experience” Offers a weekend stay plan for families combined with afternoon tea. On September 15th, there will also be a cake-cutting ceremony in which hotel guests, employees and tourists can participate.
Limited foods and drinks
Inspired by the Merlion’s adventurous spirit, Marina Bay Sands is proud to offer locally distilled ‘Champagne Sling’ from db Bistro, KOMA’s ‘Pandan Dream’ and Spago’s ‘Purple Lion’ through October 2nd. We offer limited drinks that combine spirits and domestic plant ingredients. From September 1st to 30th, Black Tap’s “Kigure Merli’s Golden Jubilee” will also be available to guests.
STB’s Japan office will distribute original dorayaki with the “Merlion 50” logo and the STB character “Marley” to partner companies.
Local brands Boldr, doob Bean Bags, Edupod, Fossa Chocolate, Lilo, MerLion Games Studio, Oeteo, Prima Taste and Scent by SIX will sell limited edition Merlion 50 or Marley inspired merchandise. In addition to being sold through each brand’s sales channel, some will also be sold at Design Orchard from September 1st to October 4th. Products include children’s clothing and clothing, children’s furniture, games, learning tools, and chocolates that you can customize yourself.
There will also be an event where locals and tourists can win exclusive Marley goods by sharing their personal stories and memories of the Merlion with the hashtag #Merlion50.