the spirit of the festive season, Resorts World Genting is throwing the
greatest Christmas party ever in a countdown to the most wonderful day of the
year. From 28th
November 2019 to 1st January 2020, ‘It’s All Happening at Genting
Winter Wonderland’ where the resort comes alive with bright lights and warm
glows, showering guests in the splendour of Christmas, magical decorations and
official Genting Winter Wonderland Great Christmas Light Up opening ceremony on
28th November 2019, Dato Edward Holloway, Executive Vice President
of Leisure & Hospitality together
with the management team kicked off the month of festivities
with the grand ceremony at the outdoor Metro Park. Serenaded by choirs and
musicians with ice-skaters pirouetting in complex formations, the ceremony was
full of the magic ingredients that make the Christmas season special.
our Christmas lights are switched on today, we have set the scene for a
wonderful start to the Christmas festivities. The Resort is a one-stop
destination where our entire space has been lavishly decorated indoors and
outdoors. We are one of the only destinations in Malaysia to have truly
prepared an authentic Christmas Winter Wonderland filled with an array of
festive treats. There are a series of world class performances featuring an
amazing line-up of Malaysian and international artists. We even flew in the original Santa Claus who
will be meeting all the kids at SkyAtrium and Metro Park,’ quipped Dato Edward.
For those who are interested in a comprehensive
experience of the Genting Winter Wonderland, can follow the GohTong Walk trail
which is located at 11 different locations comprising of SkyAtrium at the SkyAvenue, Hill
Top Grocer, Arena of Stars, Metro Park, Metro City, Park Avenue Lounge, Zouk
Atrium, Pavilion, GohTong Jaya Baru, SkySymphony and Medan Selera to name a few.
place at the outdoor Metro Park twice in the evenings are the 7.30pm for
Christmas Light Up show and 10pm for Christmas Show. A 30-minute spectacular
Christmas performance kicks off that includes Santa Claus, Elf, Reindeer,
ice-skaters, The Broadway Choir Group, the Christmas Quartet and Genting’s
Keith Zimmerman a professional puppeteer and pioneer of children’s television
entertainment (including work with Disney, Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network)
will play Santa Claus. He will be on stage at Metro Park and at SkyAtrium with
an attentive Elf to thrill children and parents in attendance with his wacky
with Santa, six skaters will also be performing an astounding choreographed
routine at the ice rink. Leading the group will be Russian ice skaters
Aleksander Popov and Elena Efaeva. They will be joined by award-winning
international champions and soloists Doris Pircher, Bulat Ikhsanov and sisters
Valerii and Alisa Liashchenko.
musical backdrop at the Christmas Light Up is the 15-member choir from Malaysia’s
very own Broadway Academy and a harpist. They will be joined onstage by powerful
voices and resonant tunes of four singers from New York that form a special
Christmas quartet. Soprano Brittany Baratz, tenor Curtis Reynolds, alto Sandy
Taylor and bass Michael Yeshion – will bring their Broadway musical experience
to create a truly magical and musical Christmas moment. The Voice of
Independent Brass Ensemble & Strings (V.I.B.E.S) band will also be grooving
away, translating familiar Christmas tunes in a rousing brass band arrangement.
The team will be featuring classic Christmas songs such as White Christmas,
Jingle Bells and All I Want For Christmas Is You.
CHRISTMAS WINTER WONDERLAND UNDER THE STARS AND COOL BREEZE AIR
at the Metro Park is the three-storey towering crystalline Christmas tree
standing tall for a perfect family picture.
European Christmas Market where pretty Christmas goodies are on sale is
nearby. Guests can also don skates and emulate the Russian ice-skating
champions when the rink is open to the public twice a day at 5.30pm and 8.30pm.
Gazebo Garden will be where guests can mingle and munch on delicious treats
from 9 food trucks. Choose from Il Lago for Italian or piping hot fish and
chips from Harry Ramsden. There is a beer garden and kiosks selling Christmas
puddings, cakes, pies and other festive treats. For more picture opportunities,
a gift-wrapped London double-decker bus is also showcased here.
the Gazebo Garden is a special open-air area surrounding the lake, where
classic Christmas movies will be screened twice a day, with live football
matches also broadcast over weekends.
INDOORS PRETTY IN PINK AND GOLD SET UP
the SkySymphony Stage for A Nutcracker’s Wonderland. The SkySymphony stage
features a rotating carousel, filled with golden presents, cheerful Nutcracker
figurines, matched with pretty pink decorations and stunning creative displays
that invoke the spirit of joy and festivity.
splendid scene will be accompanied by a Christmas SkySymphony show created by
Genting Studios. Snowball Express directed by Guy Vasilovich and produced by
Daniel Regis Brown and Steven Lim, takes viewers on an enchanted ride to North
Pole with Genting’s Highland Heroes featuring music from The Nutcracker. This
will be followed by energetic pop-up dance shows at 3pm and 5pm at Times Square
the corridor, another set of spectacular Nutcracker figurines flank a majestic
golden organ and a choir of heavenly angels in the SkyAtrium. Here a grand seat
awaits Santa Claus. Come and take pictures with Santa and sing along to
Christmas carols performed by Broadway Academy. Showtime is at 12pm, 4pm and
and special appearance by Fivera – Thailand’s first classical crossover group
who are champions of the classical-pop genre will also be giving a series of
short concerts at Park Avenue Lounge at 3pm and 5pm on 8th, 10th,
11th and 12th December, at the Genting International
Showroom on 9th December and at Genting Club at 10pm on 13th
GAMES, GAMES AND MORE GAMES AT ALLIE’S COURTYARD
Elephant is welcoming everyone to join her at the Christmas Carnival
Celebration, from 23rd November 2019 to 1st January 2020 between
10am and 10pm daily at Level G, SkyAvenue. Allie’s Courtyard promises a fun
playground and an opportunity to take home exclusive Resorts World Genting
range of games are available – including making crazy poses at the Be A Pin Up
booth, strapping into a harness to collect plushies in the Tabby Giant Claw
Machine, catch falling sticks in Be Fast & Be Sharp Like Callie and
avoiding shocks in the Geno Shake Shake No More challenge. Allie’s Courtyard Christmas
Carnival Games will be open to all guests who have purchased Theme Park Save
Combo Tickets or have dined at Ed’s Diner or Medan Selera.
Christmas Parade by the Highland Heroes will march through the Carnival several
times a day. A flash mob will get the energy going when you least expect it.
You can get up close and personal with the Highland Heroes themselves in a
special meet and greet session daily at Allie’s Courtyard and SkyAtrium over
the Christmas period.
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