Make this Christmas 2019 magical with these not to be missed Christmas events in Perth. Some are free and others you will need to purchase tickets - but all are guaranteed to give you a magical Christmas experience to get you and your family into the Christmas spirit this festive season.
Victoria Quay Christmas Carnival Fremantle (FREE)
Saturday 7th December, 2019 | 3 - 9pm
Get into the Christmas spirit at Fremantle’s premier dockside location, Victoria Quay! This fun-packed carnival of rides, live music, food and family-friendly entertainment kicks off the Quay to Summer program, so keep watching for exciting events all summer long.
Kids will enjoy an skate workshops, face painting, giant bubbles and of course, a visit from Santa himself, while big kids can grab a bite to eat from a selection of food trucks, browse market stalls, groove along to the sounds of WA Samba and take in great roving performances. All set against the stunning backdrop of ships moving through the Port.
The Victoria Quay Christmas Carnival is the opening event of the Quay to Summer program, offering a great range of engaging events including markets, food truck feasts, family-friendly movies and many other free activities.
Victoria Quay – the place to be this summer | www.victoriaquay.com.au
Christmas Festival in Stadium Park at Optus Stadium (FREE)
Sundays 24th November - 22nd December | 4pm - 8.30pm
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Stadium Park at Optus Stadium with a pop-up bar, live entertainment and free Christmas movies. No silent nights here! Avoid last minute Christmas gift shopping with plenty of options at the Christmas Markets. Turtles doves and partridges in pear trees unavailable. Find more information about the Christmas Markets, Twilight Tours, Christmas Movies, Santa in the Stadium and Optus Stadium Lights at the Christmas Festival in Stadium Park at Optus Stadium at www.optusstadium.com.au
Santa's Enchanted Wardrobe Claremont Showground
30th November - 24th December, 2019
Discover what lies behind the most Enchanted Wardrobe in the world in 2019. Spirited away to the country to stay in the Professor's house, Lucy Pevensie awaits you in the Spare Oom to take you through an enchanted wardrobe and into the land of Narnia with real Christmas trees and falling snow to meet with Mr Tumnus !
The heart of the Enchanted Forest has been stolen and the Elves have been taken captive as they are the keepers of the stone, and without it all the magic will be lost. The fairies and unicorns and other magical creatures in the forest await you in your quest to save the Elves and the magic of Christmas.
If the Heart of the Forest is restored who knows what magic might be awaiting the humans in the Elves Toy Shop in the North Pole!
New Character in this years show - UG the Cave Troll ! Hes guarding the Elves who have been taken captive by the White Witch! Humans we need your help to rescue the Elves. Tickets on sale now at www.santasenchantedwardrobe.com.au
Christmas at Lake Monger (FREE)
Thursday 19th December, 2019 | 4.30 - 8.30pm
Celebrate the festive season with family and friends at the annual Christmas at Lake Monger Festival. There will be plenty of children's entertainment, rides and live musical performances throughout the night, with the traditional finale of Christmas Carols and the turning on of the Christmas Tree lights. Bring a picnic or enjoy a range of delicious dinner options from one of the many food trucks. More information: www.cambridge.wa.gov.au
Christmas LIghts Trail Perth (FREE)
Nightly until 26th December, 2019 | from 6pm
Explore parts of the city you may never had been before and experience the magic of Christmas in the city on the Perth City Christmas Lights Trail. Choose from one of three trails, do them all or find your own way around the 27 mesmerising Christmas lights installations across the Perth CBD, Northbridge and East Perth. Roving entertainment can also be enjoyed Friday and Saturday nights 6-9pm at Forrest Chase, Raine Square, Kings Square and the Perth Cultural Centre. Read the Kids Around Perth Christmas Lights Trail Review for more information.
Lights in the Heights Padbury (FREE - Tickets Required)
6th - 10th December, 2019 | Fri 6-8pm; Saturday 12-2pm, 3-5pm, 6-8pm; Sunday 3-5pm, 6-8pm; Mon & Tues 6 - 8pm
This is arguably one of Perth's best FREE annual Christmas events, and magical it most definitely is. Every year C3 Hepburn Heights Church puts on an mazing display of lights, christmas trees, kids activities and family fun, with something bigger and better every year. This year things are a little different, with some day time sessions in addition to night sessions. This event is free however you need to register for a ticket to enter. Don't miss you preferred session date and time, register for your ticket now! Tickets available from in November 2019. Read the Kids Around Perth Review here. More Information & Tickets: www.lightsintheheights.com.au
Christmas Nativity Supreme Court Gardens Perth (FREE)
20th & 21st December, 2019 | Grounds open 4pm; Pre Show 6.30pm; Main Show 7.30pm
Bring your picnic rug and share in the traditional story of Christmas, brought to life on stage with hundreds of performers, live animals and Christmas carols at Supreme Court Gardens. More information: www.visitperth.com.au
Alinta Energy Christmas Pageant (FREE)
Saturday 7th December 2019 | 7.30pm
Exciting display of new floats, old Christmas favourites and entertainers. Pre-pageant activity starts from 6.30pm. The pageant starts from 7.30pm on the corner of St George’s Terrace at William Street and then travels along the Terrace. More Information: 7perthchristmaspageant.com
Christmas in Elfenbrook (FREE)
Saturday 14th December, 2019 | 2 - 8pm
It’s on again! Market Stalls, International Foods, Arts, Culture, Rides, Attractions, Displays, Live Entertainment, Christmas Pageant & FIREWORKS!!! A free family event run by Ellenbrook Community Collective. More information: www.facebook.com/events
The Magic of Christmas Wanneroo Botanic Gardens
Various Days Until 12th January 2020 | From 5pm
Experience the park's 2nd annual Christmas light display; play Mini Golf, dine at the onsite restaurant Leapfrogs or simply basque in the ambience of the 7m high Christmas tree and the brand new light features added this year. Spectator admission to the Gardens is just $5 or FREE for guests dinning in the restaurant or playing Mini Golf. Find more information and read our review here.
Christmas Community Pageant Mandurah (FREE)
Friday 6th December | From 6pm
Come and experience the wonder of Christmas at Mandurah’s annual Community Christmas Pageant. The Christmas Pageant starts at 6pm, followed by live stage entertainment, interactive nativity scene and workshops from 7pm, Santa's Grotto from 7.30pm and fireworks at 8.30pm. More information: www.mandurah.wa.gov.au
Christmas With Hawaiian
13th - 24th December, 2019
Enjoy a range of festive activities at your local Hawaiian centre including Hawaiian’s Bassendean, Hawaiian’s Forrestfield, Hawaiian’s Park Centre, Hawaiian’s Melville, Hawaiian’s Mezz, Hawaiian’s Noranda and Newpark Shopping Centre.
Christmas activities from 13th – 24th December (varying dates see links above for more information). Activities include:
To find out which Christmas activities are available at your local Hawaiian centre please click through on your local centre above.
Santaland Myer (FREE - fees apply to receive photos with Santa)
15th November - 24th December, 2019
Meet Santa and Rudolph and give Santa your Christmas wish list, ride Santa's Train and play at the magical Santaland. Get your family Santa photos do with an easy online booking system so you don't have to wait. Read the Kids Around Perth Santaland Review here. More information: www.myer.com.au
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