Jewel Changi Airport opens Disney100 in Singapore

posted on 12th January 2023 by Eddie Saunders
Jewel Changi Airport opens Disney100 in Singapore

Jewel Changi Airport (Jewel) today launched a range of Disney-themed activities and retail offerings for travellers to enjoy when they visit Singapore.

The Disney100 activities and displays pay tribute to nearly 100 years of iconic storytelling from The Walt Disney Company.

Jewel visitors will be able to explore a Disney100 Light & Sound Show featuring some of Disney’s most beloved characters and photo spots inspired by select Disney films.

Shoppers can also enjoy retail offerings featuring Disney merchandise and collectables.

Special Disney100 Light & Sound Show

For the launch weekend from 12 to 15 January 2023, visitors can expect a dazzling new Light & Sound show, as well as surprise appearances by Disney’s well-loved special friends. Jewel’s marvellous Light & Sound show at the HSBC Rain Vortex will take on a Disney theme in conjunction with the activities.

During the launch weekend, activities will kick off with a surprise performance, before Disney’s special friends meet visitors, and usher in a specially choreographed six-minute Disney100 Light & Sound Show at 7.30pm.

Featuring beloved Disney characters, the Light & Sound Show has been curated by internationally acclaimed Los Angeles based water feature design firm, WET.

Disney fans can sing along to a medley of songs including When You Wish Upon A Star, A Whole New World, You’ve Got A Friend In Me and the theme soundtrack from Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Endgame.

Beyond the launch weekend, visitors will be able to watch a shorter version of the Disney100 Light & Sound Show that will run from 16 January to 9 April 2023.

Disney merchandise available in Singapore at Jewel

Disney fans will be able to shop in the Disney-themed Year of the Rabbit Tsum Tsum pop-up store, at Jewel’s Basement 1. Merchandise such as toys, stationery, apparel, homeware and more will be available.

Shoppers can redeem a complimentary set of Year of the Rabbit Tsum Tsum red packets with a minimum S$80 spend in a single receipt, while stocks last.

The Disney-themed pop-up store at Jewel, one of the largest in Singapore, will be open from mid-January to end February 2023. Visit Jewel’s website for more information on the pop-up.

After this, the retail pop-up will be transformed into The Wonder Store to feature Disney100-themed merchandise, with a wide assortment across Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars branded properties. Stay tuned to find out more in the coming months.

James Fong, CEO of Jewel Changi Airport Development, says “Creating wonderful memories for all our visitors continues to be what drives us at Jewel.

“Disney inspires us to offer our guests more opportunities to bond with their friends, family and loved ones.

“We are proud to be bringing a touch of Disney’s iconic stories and characters to travellers, fans and families in Singapore to create delightful memories together.

“We are also grateful for the support of the Singapore Tourism Board to present the unique range of Disney100 displays at Jewel.

“It is our wish that every guest to Jewel, both local residents and travellers alike, will enjoy themselves and find time to come back again during the year.

“Be Our Guest and Assembleat Jewel to create your special Disney moment soon!”

Keith Tan, Chief Executive, Singapore Tourism Board, added, “Since 2016, our collaborations with The Walt Disney Company have given us the opportunity to bring joy and happiness to Disney fans and families from across the globe.

“We invite both locals and overseas visitors to enjoy the special activities that pay tribute to Disney’s iconic storytelling at Jewel, which are among a series of new and refreshed events that Singapore will offer in 2023.”