Time to celebrate the American spirit in Singapore – life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness – all at the American Association of Singapore’s annual 4th of July Celebration in partnership with Singapore American School! This exciting event will be held on Saturday, June 30 from 4pm to 10pm at Singapore American School. Enjoy a family-friendly day of music, food, drinks, shopping, carnival games and patriotism, capped off by formal ceremonies and a spectacular fireworks display.
As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on the support of the community. AAS has never charged an admission fee for the 4th of July Celebration. We feel it is our duty to celebrate in true American style with the whole community in Singapore.
Admission is free of charge and open to the public. All are welcome to attend.
Food, drinks and games/activities are payable at attendee's own expense (cash only).
New this year! Jump the queue and pre-purchase tickets for carnival games from the AAS office. AAS members will receive an extra 10 tickets with a minimum spend of $30. See ticket information here.
Also new this year...The Marketplace! Visit an exciting selection of local vendors to shop their wares.
Please note: personal coolers cannot be brought into the event.
Click here for the event program and FAQs.
4th of July Celebration
Saturday, June 30
Singapore American School
40 Woodlands Street 41, (S) 738547
There will be a free bus service from Marsiling MRT station to Singapore American School. Click here for the schedule.
For more information please contact the AAS office on 6738 0371 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteer with us!
Our Independence Day Celebration is a massive event and in order for it to be our BEST YET, we need a whole army of volunteers to help out. Do you have a couple of hours to spare on Saturday, June 30 to help out? Please email to express your interest as a volunteer. Thanks!!
Members: Contribute to the Fireworks Fund
Help us light up the sky with fireworks! Sponsors allow us to provide a free-of-charge display for the whole community. For a $100 contribution you can become a sponsor. We'll run a prominent "thank you" in the Singapore American newspaper (SAN) and you'll earn the appreciation and gratitude of the entire American community. Click here to contribute. Deadline to contribute and get your name in the SAN: June 29, 2018. For more information, please contact our events staff at 6738 0371 or email email@example.com.
Corporations: Become a Fireworks Sponsor
Align your business with the Independence Day celebrations that attract more than 3,000 members of the community every year. For more information, please contact Shu Khanduja, Business Development Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 6738 0371.
Official Venue Partner
VIP Tent Sponosor Major Sponsor
Food & Beverage Vendors
Logistics Partner Entertainment
Transportation Sponsor Medical Support
4pm – Event start
4:30-6:30pm – Meet Ronald McDonald
4:30-7pm – Vortex Generator & Dry Ice Shower with Mad Science
5:20-5:40pm – Line dancing jam with Zumba Instructor Elkin Bedoya
5:50-6:50pm – Live music from 10.seconds
7-7:20pm – Line dancing jam with Zumba Instructor Elkin Bedoya
7:30pm – Formal ceremonies (all carnival activities pause)
8pm – Fireworks display
8:05-8:45pm – Live music from 10.seconds
8:30pm – Lucky draw & charity drive raffle close
8:45pm – Lucky draw & charity drive raffle announced
9-9:20pm – 10.seconds finale
9:30pm – Games and food close
Q: Will there be parking at the event?
A: There is no parking onsite.
Q: How can I get there?
A: You can get to SAS via public transportation. There will be private buses shuttling to and from Marsiling MRT and SAS. Click here for the schedule.
Q: Do I need money?
A: Entry is free, but you have to pay for food, drinks, games/activities and Marketplace purchases. Most vendors will be accepting cash only.
Carnival Game Tickets:
12 for $10
25 for $20
Wristbands (all-day access to bounce zone):
3 for $50
Q: Can I bring my own food?
A: Outside food and drinks are not permitted. You may purchase food, drinks and alcohol from food vendors onsite. Cash only.
Q: Can I bring my own cooler?
Q: Will there be seating available?
A: There will be some tables and chairs, but we are expecting a LOT of people at the event, so you are welcome to bring along a blanket if you would like to sit on the grass.
Q: Can I bring my dog?
A: No, pets are not permitted.
Q: What time do the fireworks begin?
A: Formal ceremonies including speeches and fireworks will commence at 7:30pm.
Q: How can I contribute to the fireworks fund?
A: You can do so online or at the AAS office; those contributing before June 29 will have their names printed in the Singapore American as recognition. Online contributions can be made here.
Please be advised that photographs and video will be taken at this event for use on the American Association of Singapore's (AAS) website, in the press, AAS marketing materials and could be used on YouTube and other social media sites. By entering this event, you consent to AAS photographing, videoing and using your image and likeness.