christmas 2018 Articles

Mawson Lakes Community Christmas Carols | 7 Dec 2018

[ December 7, 2018; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Mawson Lakes Community Christmas Carols
The Premier Christmas Carols event of the City of Salisbury will be held in Mawson Lakes.
Mawson Lakes Carols is set to return, featuring great entertainment and cultivating an incredible community culture and spirit. As a free community event, all members of the community from across the whole city are invited and […]

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Carrick Hill Christmas Evening | 7 Dec 2018

[ December 7, 2018; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Carrick Hill Christmas Evening
Join Carrick Hill for an evening Christmas visit.
The Carrick Hill House and Grounds will be open with a distinctly Christmas theme. Go early to see the sunset over the city from the terraces, or go at dark to see the House light up and to hear some Carols.

Free admittance to the House […]

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City of Mitcham Carols at Kingswood Oval | 2 Dec 2018

[ December 2, 2018; 3:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
City of Mitcham Carols at Kingswood Oval with Flight Centre
The City of Mitcham and Flight Centre Australia are delighted to present one of the highlights of the Mitcham calendar, the annual Carols event.
Celebrate the Christmas season at this joyful, family event with lots of singing and free family entertainment. This year City of Mitcham are […]

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Loxton Lights Festival & Light Up Loxton Day | 24 Nov – 31 Dec 2018

[ November 24, 2018 to December 31, 2018. ]
Loxton Lights Festival
Christmas is a magical time, full of enchantment, celebration and family. Now in its 27th year, the Loxton Lights Festival will once again showcase the joyous festive season for locals and visitors alike.
An enormous Christmas tree dazzles in the heart of town and from there, large clusters of residential streets feature homes adorned […]

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Twilight Christmas Market | North Adelaide | 8 Dec 2018

[ December 8, 2018; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Twilight Christmas Market
The annual Tynte Street Christmas Market is joining forces with the bespoke Handmade in Adelaide market for one big family-friendly fair featuring 60+ stalls.
The event will include free kids entertainment and fantastic food, along with over 60 stalls full of Christmas goodies. You can even drive home with a real Christmas Tree.

For more […]

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Campbelltown Christmas Parade & Carols In The Park | 2 Dec 2018

[ December 2, 2018; 5:15 pm; ]
Campbelltown Christmas Parade & Carols In The Park
Campbelltown Christmas Parade – from 5.15pm-6pm

Campbelltown’s Christmas Parade brings together community members, groups and organisations from across the Campbelltown City Council area to celebrate Christmas and the festive season.

The Parade will start at Whites Lane, Newton, and proceed along Stradbroke Road to Thorndon Park.

Every year a range of bands, service clubs, schools/preschools, businesses and other community groups join […]

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Mount Barker Christmas Pageant | 1 Dec 2018

[ December 1, 2018; 10:30 am; ]
The Mount Barker Christmas Pageant – Saturday 1 December 2018
The Mount Barker Christmas Pageant in the Adelaide Hills is held annually on the first Saturday of December.
The pageant features a number of school, sporting, community and business groups taking part in the festivities.
This year’s route is as follows:

Weather warning: in the event of catastrophic fire […]

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Carols in the Park | Mt Barker | 1 Dec 2018

[ December 1, 2018; 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Carols in the Park 2018
The Mt Barker Carols in the Park is a family event held at Keith Stephenson Park annually featuring local artists and the Carols Big Band.
There is something special about singing carols by the glow of candlelight. So, to capture this feeling and welcome the Christmas spirit to Mount Barker and the […]

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Christmas Lights Cruise | Goolwa | 7 Dec 2018 – 6 Jan 2019

Christmas Lights Cruise – Coorong Quays Marina on Hindmarsh Island
Launching this summer is one of SA’s newest light displays at the Coorong Quays on Hindmarsh Island – and one you can only truly appreciate from the water.
Goolwa is just over an hour’s drive from Adelaide, then once you’re there just park the car, sit back, […]

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Adelaide Christmas Lights 2018 | Best Streets to See Christmas Lights Around Adelaide

[ December 1, 2018; ]

Christmas Lights Adelaide
Every year the number of home owners who adorn their properties in sparkling lights seems to grow, making our suburban streets come to life after dusk.
It’s a fabulous FREE family activity to wander along and admire the huge effort some […]

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Westminster School Christmas Lights | 14-20 Dec 2018

[ December 14, 2018 to December 20, 2018. ]
Westminster School Christmas Lights brings joy to South Australian Families
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Marion’s Westminster School.
Are you ready to experience the magic and joy of Christmas lights?

South Australian families and children can view thousands of sparkling fairy lights, meet Santa in his Magic Christmas Kingdom, take in the beauty of […]

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Lights of Lobethal Festival | 9-31 Dec 2018

[ December 9, 2018 to December 31, 2018. ]
Lights of Lobethal Christmas Festival
Lobethal lights up on Sunday 9 December 2018 until Monday 31 December 2018. The Lights of Lobethal Christmas festival has been lighting up the Lobethal Valley in the Adelaide Hills for over sixty years. Created by the community of Lobethal, the true spirit of Christmas has now evolved into the largest […]

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Christmas on the Hill | Golden Grove | 25 Nov 2018

[ November 25, 2018; 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Christmas on the Hill in Golden Grove returns in 2018.
Christmas on the Hill is a family friendly, community event with free entertainment, amusements, carols and fireworks. Everyone is welcome to go and enjoy this FREE community event on Wynn Vale Oval (behind King’s Baptist Church).

5pm | Family friendly entertainment including show rides, food vendors (food for […]

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Red Umbrella Market | Cumberland Park | 25 Nov 2018

[ November 25, 2018; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Red Umbrella Market
Red Umbrella Market supports local South Australian makers & creators.
Browse lots of fabulous handmade homewares, giftware, jewellery, clothing, kids’ items & much more. There will also be tasty food and drinks.
What’s at the Red Umbrella Market?

jewellery and accessories
fashion, giftware
kids’ goodies
yummy food and drinks.

Buy, sell, eat, drink, experience and enjoy.  Shop […]

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Walkervillage Christmas Fair | Vale Park | 18 Nov 2018

[ November 18, 2018; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Walkervillage Christmas Fair
The magic and excitement of the Walkerville Council’s annual community Christmas Fair is back.
Celebrate Christmas with all the fun of the fair in Walkervillage. There will be free family fun, activities and entertainment for all ages. Enjoy performances from Gospo, local school choirs and plenty more. Levi Oval will be transformed into a ‘Fairground […]

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Adelaide Christmas Carols Guide 2018 | South Australia

[ November 24, 2018 to November 25, 2018. December 1, 2018 to December 2, 2018. December 7, 2018 to December 9, 2018. December 14, 2018 to December 16, 2018. December 21, 2018 to December 24, 2018. ]
Christmas Carols | Adelaide, South Australia | Find Your Local Carols Event
Going to a Christmas Carols event within your local community is a popular annual tradition for many families. There’s something special about putting a picnic together, meeting up with family and friends and sitting […]

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The Parks Twilight Christmas Market | Angle Park | 9 Dec 2018

[ December 9, 2018; 4:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
The Parks Twilight Christmas Market is being held on 9 December 2018 and promises to be a fun, family friendly event.
This free event will include Christmas stalls, free live entertainment, jumping castles, a face painter and more. Buy your next Christmas gift: stalls will host a range of products such as homewares, jewellery, novelty and […]

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Woolworths Christmas Pop-Outs | Nov & Dec 2018

Woolworths is adding a little bit of magic, imagination and festive workshopping for families this Christmas with the launch of the ‘Woolworths Christmas Pop-Outs’.
‘Woolworths Christmas Pop-Outs’, will be available from Wednesday 14 November, and will feature 12 Christmas-themed buildable cardboard characters, to be offered to customers as a festive gift, with every $30 they spend […]

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Carclew Dusk Arts Market | 27 Nov 2018

[ November 27, 2018; ]
Carclew Dusk Arts Market
Let the festivities begin! On Tuesday 27 November, Carclew’s elegant garden and grounds transform into a festive Dusk Arts Market bustling with artisan market stalls, live music, interactive art installations, bars and food trucks.
A South Australian Public Schools choir will pop up to perform renditions of favourite carols as you’ve never heard before. Soak […]

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Nature Play SA Christmas Pop-Up Shop & Gift Catalogue | Wittunga Botanic Garden | Nov-Dec 2018

[ October 24, 2018; October 31, 2018; November 4, 2018; November 7, 2018; November 14, 2018; November 21, 2018; December 1, 2018; December 8, 2018; December 12, 2018 to December 13, 2018. December 19, 2018; ]
Nature Play SA Christmas Pop-Up Shop
Nature Play SA is hosting a pop-up shop for some pre-Christmas shopping at the beautiful Wittunga House in Wittunga Botanic Garden.
The pop-up shop is open every Wednesday until the 12th of December from 10am-3pm with some additional days and longer hours as Christmas gets closer.  They also have a beautiful Spring […]

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Pet Photos with Santa | Westfield Marion, Tea Tree Plaza & West Lakes | 14 Nov – 5 Dec 2018

Pet Photos with Santa
Have a very Furry Christmas at Westfield with Santa photos for the whole family.
Celebrate Christmas with your four-legged furry friends and create a memorable Santa photo to add to the family album at Marion, Tea Tree Plaza and West Lakes locations. A variety of photo packages are available.
What pets are allowed?

No reptiles
No […]

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Fullarton Christmas Craft Fair | 17 & 18 Nov 2018

[ November 17, 2018; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. November 18, 2018; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
The 37th annual Fullarton Christmas Craft Fair is on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 November 2018.
One of Adelaide’s first craft fairs, the stall holders pride themselves on being local South Australian makers and creators.  This year, there will be over 40 individual stallholders selling their unique wares.
Start your Christmas shopping with many amazing handmade gifts […]

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Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt | 14-16 Dec 2018

[ December 14, 2018 to December 16, 2018. ]
Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt
The Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt is an annual European-style Christmas market, based in the German town of Hahndorf. The market captures the essence of community, celebration, fun, laughter and family enjoying time together, such as is found in many cities in Europe over the Christmas period, but in a warm Aussie setting.
The market features lights, stalls, […]

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Happy Valley Primary School Christmas Fundraiser Market | 17 Nov 2018

[ November 17, 2018; 9:30 am to 2:30 pm. ]
Happy Valley Primary School Christmas Fundraiser Market
The Christmas Fundraiser Market hosted by Happy Valley Primary School will be held on Saturday 17 November 2018.

Christmas Markets stalls will include Santa with photos, art and homewares, nail art, therapy, candles, hair accessories, jewellery, gourmet tea, body and bath, cards, craft, sewing, pet treats, and spinning spuds.  There will […]

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The Magic Cave | David Jones Rundle Mall | Adelaide Nov-Dec 2018

[ November 10, 2018 to December 24, 2018. ]
Visit the Magic Cave in David Jones, Rundle Mall Adelaide
The Credit Union Christmas Pageant on 10 November 2018 welcomed Father Christmas to Adelaide and as usual he is a special guest at the Magic Cave in David Jones, Rundle Mall Adelaide.
As many would know, the Magic Cave has had plenty of changes over the years. Once […]

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Santaland | Myer Rundle Mall | Adelaide Nov – Dec 2018

[ November 10, 2018 to December 24, 2018. ]
Santaland at Myer in Rundle Mall, Adelaide
There were big changes to Myer’s Santaland last year, with Myer refurbishing their festive area on level two of the Adelaide Myer Centre to create a magical winter wonderland for Christmas. The main attraction is the ‘Santaland Express’ – a life size train offering a virtual experience to transport […]

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Christmas Lights, Festive Nights | Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga | 15-23 Dec 2018

[ December 15, 2018 to December 23, 2018. ]
Christmas Lights, Festive Nights in Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga
This year, Christmas in the city will be more magical than ever. Christmas Lights, Christmas Nights’ will see Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga transformed into a festive playground bursting with colour, live music, food trucks, Christmas movie screenings and a sleigh-load of merry-making activities.
For the ultimate merry memory, […]

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Lighting of the Christmas Tree | Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga | 1 Dec 2018

[ December 1, 2018; ]
Lighting of the Christmas Tree in Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga
This year the Lighting of the Christmas Tree in Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga will take place on Saturday 1 December 2018 (5pm – 9pm), making it easier for even more people to come along and enjoy an unforgettable evening of free entertainment hosted by Adelady’s own Lauren and […]

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Leigh Street Christmas Market | 10, 17, 24 Nov & 1, 8, 15 Dec 2018

[ November 10, 2018; November 17, 2018; November 24, 2018; December 1, 2018; December 8, 2018; December 15, 2018; ]
Leigh Street Christmas Market
A family and community focused event, the Leigh Street Christmas Market will have a focus on handmade and locally crafted/sourced Christmas gifts.
Back for their second year of markets, Leigh Street Christmas Market have taken the feedback from stallholders and market goers and altered their opening times. From 1pm-4pm, they will have Leigh […]

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A Very Victorian Christmas | Ayers House Museum | 10 Nov – 24 Dec 2018

[ November 10, 2018 to November 11, 2018. November 13, 2018 to November 18, 2018. November 20, 2018 to November 25, 2018. November 27, 2018 to December 2, 2018. December 4, 2018 to December 9, 2018. December 11, 2018 to December 16, 2018. December 18, 2018 to December 24, 2018. ]
A Very Victorian Christmas at Ayers House Museum
Escape from the bustle of Christmas shopping and stress and enjoy a traditional Victorian Christmas in the heart of the East End.
Open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 November 2018 until Christmas Eve, children (and adults) can take part in a range of special festive activities along with […]

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After Hours Tour – A Very Victorian Christmas | Ayers House Museum | 15 Nov 2018

[ November 15, 2018; 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]
A Very Victorian Christmas After Hours Tour
Enjoy a magical Christmas-themed evening tour of Ayers House and experience some Victorian era festive traditions in Adelaide’s very own nineteenth century mansion.
Sing carols, play parlour games, hear a Christmas poem in the nursery. Plus finish off the tour by making a decoration for your tree or a Christmas […]

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Police Credit Union EcoCaddys | Enjoy a Free Ride | 10 Nov 2018

[ November 10, 2018 to November 11, 2018. ]
Enjoy a FREE ride in one of the Police Credit Union EcoCaddys this Saturday
If you’re heading into the city to experience the 2018 Credit Union Adelaide Christmas Pageant, keep an eye out for one of the Police Credit Union EcoCaddys.  There will be six of them cruising the streets of the city just prior to and after the pageant […]

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Ayers House Museum Pageant Day Activities | 10 Nov 2018

[ November 10, 2018; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Ayers House Museum Pageant Day Activities
The fun doesn’t have to stop with the last float.
This Pageant Day why not stay in town and enjoy some old fashioned Christmas fun at Ayers House.
Dress up and have your photo taken in front of the Christmas tree, make a Christmas card in the school room or a decoration […]

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Dear Santa | Edited by Samuel Johnson | Love Your Sister | Released 27 Nov 2018

Dear Santa, Edited by Samuel Johnson OAM
Dear Santa is a collection of 160 pages of surprising and often hilarious letters to Santa from some of Australia’s most notorious and best-loved grown-ups.
Edited by Samuel Johnson, featuring Grant Denyer, Myf Warhurst, Rove McManus, Helen Garner, Shaun Micallef, Molly Meldrum, Natasha Stott-Despoja, Brian Mannix, Missy Higgins, Deb Mailman […]

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The Christmas Garden | UniSA Mawson Lakes | 14-16 Dec 2018

[ December 14, 2018 to December 16, 2018. ]
Presented by Gospel City Church and supported by the Salisbury Council, The Christmas Garden is an amazing display of 5 life sized scenes from the original Christmas story.
Most of the characters and animals were hand-made by artists living in the Salisbury and Mawson Lakes areas. So far, The Christmas Garden has attracted up to 1,000 visitors […]

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Armada Arndale’s Enchanted Christmas Family Fun Day | 17 Nov 2018

[ November 17, 2018; 11:00 am; ]
Armada Arndale’s Enchanted Christmas Family Fun Day
You’re all invited to Armada Arndale’s Enchanted Christmas Family Fun Day on 17 November from 11am til 2pm!
Visit the magical Enchanted Forest near Harris Scarfe for the best Santa experience in town! See Santa arrive in style at the parade with Mrs Claus & his little helpers at 11:30am.

They’ll have […]

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Westfield Tea Tree Plaza Community Christmas Parade | 3 Nov 2018

[ November 3, 2018; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
2018 Westfield Tea Tree Plaza Community Christmas Parade
On Saturday November 3, Westfield Tea Tree Plaza will celebrate Santa’s arrival for 2018.  As part of the wider Community Parade the man in red will be arriving with schools and local groups by making their way through the town and ending at Westfield Tea Tree Plaza’s brand […]

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Adelaide’s Giant Father Christmas | Adelaide Central Market | Nov-Dec 2018

Father Christmas is back in 2018 at Adelaide Central Market
The Market Tower on Grote Street is proud to be home to Australia’s largest Father Christmas for a fourth year in 2018.
Adelaide’s iconic giant Father Christmas, which had always graced the David Jones building in Rundle Mall, (and previously the old John Martins store) is back at […]

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QBE Insurance Carols By Candlelight | Elder Park | 15 Dec 2018

[ December 15, 2018; ]
QBE Insurance Carols By Candlelight 2018
For the first time ever, the Adelaide Carols will take place on a Saturday night!  Take your picnic rug and enjoy all day entertainment followed by a night to remember at the 2018 QBE Insurance Carols by Candlelight.
There will be kids activities, samples, food trucks and more from 2.00pm, followed […]

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2018 Playford Community Christmas Carols | Elizabeth | 1 Dec 2018

[ December 1, 2018; ]
2018 Playford Community Christmas Carols
One of Australia’s leading ladies of the stage, Lucy Durack, is set to headline the Playford Community Christmas Carols. Lucy is known for her performances in Wicked, Wizard of Oz and Legally Blonde the Musical.
Warming up the Fremont Park stage is some of Australia’s and Adelaide’s top local talent with the Australian […]

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