ION Orchard kicks off its 10th anniversary celebrations with a splash this Spring/Summer fashion season with the first mermaid tank installation along Orchard Road! From 1 to 28 April, visitors and shoppers will be treated to enchanting mermaid appearances, complete with Insta-worthy backdrops of vibrant vertical green walls, and water features. Over the next 10 months, shoppers can partake in a slew of fun and engaging activities and events, and exclusive deals and surprises in conjunction with the mall’s special milestone.
Fashion Makes a Splash at ION Orchard
Nature and undersea fantasy take center stage at ION Orchard’s Spring/Summer fashion season, where the mall’s outdoor space ION2 transforms into a dreamlike fashion garden, complete with an aquarium that will feature meet-and-greet sessions with an underwater mermaid dressed in a glittery sequined mermaid tail. The beautiful mermaid will pose and greet shoppers in Orchard Road’s first purpose-built mermaid aquarium tank measuring 2.4 square meters and 1.8 meters in height and containing some 8,000 liters of seawater. Together with sounds of marine life and decorative lighting, shoppers will be transported to a magical undersea realm.
Visitors can catch the mermaid over four weekends from 1 to 28 April, every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 5pm, 6pm, and 7pm.
Visitors can further join in the aquatic fun at an optical illusion see-through water ceiling installation, flanked by picturesque walls of lush greenery hanging overhead. Taking inspiration from springtime blossoms, visitors will experience nature, accompanied by the therapeutic and calming sounds of the ocean. The aquatic garden, with its array of floral backdrops and see-through ceiling-reflective pool, will be the perfect spot to snap OOTD photos and selfies with family and friends!
ION Orchard and its many Picture Perfect Moments
To reward shoppers for sharing these moments, ION Orchard is holding a Facebook contest where five winners will win 125 ION+ Points each (equivalent to $50) for their post, which must include the #10NCelebrates and @IONOrchard tags. The contest ends on 28 April, and shoppers can register for free as ION+ Rewards Members to qualify.
Spring/Summer Spend and Redeem and ION Holideals
Shoppers at ION Orchard can spend and redeem a limited edition #10NCelebrates Collection Travel Pouch, designed by local botanical artist Lucinda Law. Inspired by the Pantone color of the year 2019 – Living Coral – the travel pouch features vibrant drawings of corals and sea plants. The first 1,000 ION+ Rewards members with a minimum spend of $200 from 15 to 31 March 2019 can redeem the travel pouch at ION Orchard’s Level 4 Concierge counter while stocks last, so act fast!
In addition, from 1 to 28 April, ION+ Rewards Members can redeem more than 40 exclusive deals across beauty, fashion and lifestyle on the ION Orchard mobile app, available on the App Store and Google Play. Shoppers simply need to flash and redeem the deals in-stores at their favorite brands. In addition, shoppers can also spend and redeem bonus ION+ Points. (More details below)
Exclusive 10th Anniversary Flash-Deals
As part of ION Orchard’s 10th Anniversary, shoppers can look forward to exclusive “thank you” flash-deals on the first Saturday of every month, starting from 6 April. The attractive deals will flash on screens and directories across eight levels of the mall. Displayed for just 10 seconds each time, shoppers simply have to capture a photo of the flashing deal on the digital screens in the mall and redeem it in-stores.
Spring/Summer Beauty and Fashion Pop-ups
Some of the brands at ION Orchard have something fresh, exciting or new this season too. Look out for Kate Spade’s very first pop-up shop globally right here in ION Orchard. Located on Level 1 from now until 24 March, the spade-shaped pop-up is in celebration of creative director Nicola Glass’s first collection for the fashion brand. Look out for the limited edition Southeast Asia bag – the Amelia Spade Flower Medium Bag. In addition, as part of the mall’s 10th anniversary, Kate Spade will have 17 pieces of the Vivian Bucket Bag available exclusively at the boutique at ION Orchard. Other exciting anniversary exclusives and collaborations to look out this year include those with A. Lange & Söhne, Bulgari, Burberry, Clipper Tea, HERA, Fred Perry, Monica Vinader, Officine Panerai and Tag Heuer to name a few.
Please refer to the table for the event details. For more information, please visit the ION Orchard website at http://www.ionorchard.com/.
10th Anniversary Spring/Summer Fashion Season 2019
A. Exclusive #10NCelebrates Collection: Travel Pouch
To kick off the year’s celebrations the #I0NCelebrates Collection: Travel Pouch will be up for grabs for the first 1,000 ION+ Rewards Members who spend a minimum of $200 from now until 31 March 2019, while stocks last! Redemption will be at ION Orchard’s Level 4 Concierge counter.
B. Clock in and Be Rewarded with Membership Reward Points
From 1 to 28 April, shoppers can redeem and enjoy the following ION+ Points when they register their spending on the ION Orchard mobile app:
i. 38 ION+ Points# (worth a $15 shopping voucher) for the first 1,000 ION+ Rewards Members with $200* spend at stores on Basements 1 to 4. American Express Card Members^ will receive an additional 5 ION+ Points#.
ii. 75 ION+ Points# (worth a $30 shopping voucher) for the first 80 ION+ Rewards Members daily with $450 spend. American Express Card Members^ will receive an additional 5 ION+ Points#.
iii. 250 ION+ Points# (worth a $100 shopping voucher) for the first 80 ION+ Rewards Members weekly with $1,500 spend.
iv. 625 ION+ Points# (worth a $250 shopping voucher) and another $250 participating store voucher for the first 50 ION+ Rewards members with $25,000 spend.
C. Double* your ION+ Points#
From 12 to 14 April, double* your ION+ Points# with a minimum spend of $100 at participating stores on Levels 1 and 3.
D. ION Holideals – Spring/Summer 2019 Edition
Download ION Orchard mobile app to redeem exclusive shopping and dining deals! Available on the App Store and Google Play.
E. American Express Weekend Exclusives
From 26 to 28 April, receive up to 125 ION+ Points# (worth a $50 shopping voucher) for the first 80 daily with $450 spend on an American Express Card.
# ION+ Points = ION+ Points earned in-conjunction with a promotion for a limited period only, and earning of double Points is not applicable to IONPRIVI, IONPRIVI ELITE and The 100 Members. American Express charge slip(s) must be included in the mobile app submission to qualify for the additional 5 ION+ Points. ION+ Points will be awarded based on the first successful submission of qualified receipt(s) on the ION Orchard mobile app, on a first-come-first-served basis and while stocks last. *Maximum cap of 500 ION+ Points per member per period stated. ^For spend offers, payment must be made by American Express Card issued by American Express International Inc. in Singapore excluding American Express Corporate Card and American Express Cards issued by DBS Bank Limited, United Overseas Bank Limited, and Citibank Singapore Limited. American Express Card Member must be a member of the ION+ Rewards programme to enjoy the promotion. Other terms and conditions apply. Visit ionorchard.com or check with Concierge for more details.