Road closures around Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay on 3 & 4 Dec 2022

Due to the Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon 2022 on 3 & 4 Dec 2022, there will be road closures around Esplanade. The affected roads and road closure plans are as follows.


Esplanade’s Vehicular Access Advisory


3 Dec 2022, Sat

  • Three left lane closure at Raffles Avenue up to The Float @ Marina Bay between 12am to 11.45am.

  • Esplanade’s Basement Carpark entries and exits remains open.

  • Esplanade Mall Driveway, taxi stand and Loading Bay remain accessible.


4 Dec 2022, Sun

  • Three left lane closure at Raffles Avenue up to The Float @ Marina Bay between 1am to 2.30pm

  • Esplanade Mall Driveway, taxi stand and Loading Bay remain accessible.

  • Full road closures at Esplanade Drive (towards Fullerton Road) between 1am to 11am.

  • Carpark Entry and Exit along Esplanade Drive (towards Fullerton Road) will be closed.

  • Carpark Entry along Esplanade Drive (towards Nicoll Highway) and Exit along Connaught Drive (towards Stamford Road) will remain accessible.


For further details, please visit the event website at or contact Esplanade Customer Experience at 6828 8377.

Your safety and well-being are important to us.

Here are the measures we have in place to keep the arts centre safe for everyone.

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You're always welcome. We are open from 6am to 3am every day.


Esplanade's public facilities, including the waterfront and garden space, are open daily. So are PIP's PLAYbox and our Visual Arts spaces. Guided tours are also available for booking.


Esplanade Mall is open for business. Check Shops & Restaurants for opening hours specific to any outlet.

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Practise good personal hygiene and follow our safe management measures in public spaces. Do stay at home if you’re unwell so that you do not put others at risk. Together, we can overcome COVID-19.

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Park your worries aside. Spend $30 at Esplanade Mall and enjoy free parking from 12pm – 3pm on weekdays (excluding public holidays).


The tunnel from CityLink Mall to Esplanade is open from 6am – 10pm daily. Refer to Getting Here & Parking for more details.

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We have increased the frequency of cleaning and sanitisation of common areas, washrooms, contact surfaces and countertops. Performance venues are sanitised in between sets and we seek your patience and understanding if and when you are waiting in line to enter these spaces.

There are also free hand sanitisers around the centre for your use.

Mask-wearing is optional for all events. However, patrons are encouraged to continue to exercise responsibility and caution, such as wearing masks when in crowded places.

Catching a show?

Please note the specific advisories for each event as there are guidelines on audience capacity and admission for every performance venue in Esplanade, in line with safe management measures. Unless otherwise stated or informed, audiences are not required to go through Pre-Event Testing (PET).

Generally, latecomers will not be admitted once the performance has begun. There may be exceptions to this depending on the nature of the performance.

We conduct checks on all bags and items brought into the performance venues for everyone’s safety. You’re encouraged to deposit your bulky items or plastic carriers at baggage carts outside the performance venue so that all audiences can get to their seats easily and quietly. Cameras and video recording equipment should also be deposited at self-service lockers outside the performance venues.

For safety and security reasons, these are not allowed within the Theatre or Concert Hall. In other performance venues, this is subject to the artists’ consent.

Esplanade is committed to being a performing arts centre for all, and to delivering the best service possible to everyone. We believe in a culture of mutual understanding and respect even as we have differing opinions and expectations, and are committed to the safety and security of our visitors, patrons and staff within the centre.

View Esplanade’s House Rules.


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Continue to stay in touch with the arts through videos, podcasts, stories and more on Esplanade Offstage, our online all-access backstage pass and insider's guide to Singapore and Asian arts and culture.

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