Let your kids and their imagination run free at Esplanade. Spend a day out with the fam and make some new memories.

Events for children at Esplanade

Show time!

Visit PIP’s PLAYbox

Interior of PIP’s PLAYbox, a children’s play area at Esplanade.
A play space for kids, with self-guided craft activities and books by Singapore authors.

Go on a garden tour

Come discover the diverse ecosystem in Esplanade’s flourishing Forecourt Garden—from finding out which plant has healing properties, to getting up close with one of the world’s most colourful trees. Recommended for ages 9 – 12.


  1. Mezzanine Level, open 8am – 9pm daily

  2. Level 4, outside PIP's PLAYbox, open 8am – 6pm daily

Level 4, opposite entrance to PIP's PLAYbox, open 11am – 6pm daily
Level 4, under the staircase to PIP's PLAYbox.
If you're watching a performance, you can deposit your stroller at the baggage carts outside the performance venues.

Visitor Guide


Join PIP's Club

Image of a PIP's Club badge, PIP is Esplanade's children's mascot.

A free arts membership for children 12 & under that offers ticket specials to your favourite children's programmes.

Draw PIP a friend

PIP's always looking for new friends. Here's how you can help him. Draw PIP a friend and send it to us by 31 Mar 2023!

Submit your drawing by emailing family@esplanade.com with your name, age, email address, mobile number and Facebook account (so that we can tag you). You may also drop your entries off at PIP’s PLAYbox. Online public voting on PIP's Club Facebook page begins in late Apr, stay tuned!

Exclusive March On promotions just for you and your family!

Enjoy music classes for children and grab & go deals at the Waterfront kiosks.


Members enjoy free parking for 3h

Check in whenever you attend free programmes or visit our spaces*. Redeem your 3h-free parking coupon when you have checked in 10 times. Terms & conditions apply.


*Esplanade Concourse, Esplanade Outdoor Theatre, PIP’s PLAYbox & Jendela (Visual Arts Space).

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