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Christmas Festival in Stadium Park at Optus Stadium

Perth's biggest Christmas Market!

When: Sundays, 24 November – 22 December
Times: 4pm – 8:30pm
Free Event!

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.

Getting There

Free parking is available on the Northern Oval* and Marlee Lawn or you can catch the train to the Stadium via the Armadale Line. 

*Northern oval parking isn’t available on Sunday 8 December due to the Paul Kelly Making Gravy concert.

Christmas Markets

What would a Christmas Festival be without markets? With over 100 specialty food trucks and gift stalls, you’ll be spoilt for choice with delicious food and drinks all evening long and no excuse to leave your Christmas shopping to the last minute!

Watch the sun set over the Swan River and Perth city from our new pop-up bar and be entertained by live music and roving entertainers.

Christmas Flicks

Enjoy a free Christmas movie on the lawn and check out the BHP Amphitheatre’s new big screen! 

Christmas classics will be shown at 5:30pm every Sunday of the Christmas Festival.

Schedule coming soon.


Optus Stadium Lights

Optus Stadium will be transformed into a beacon of Christmas cheer every Sunday of the Christmas Festival.

The Stadium and Arbour's twinkling lights will be the perfect back drop for the Christmas Markets.

Santa in the Stadium

Santa Claus is comin’ to the Stadium this Christmas! Change up your traditional Christmas family photo and make this year one to remember with a photo in Optus Stadium.

Santa will be visiting the Stadium Saturdays and Sundays between 9am to 2pm from 24 November to 22 December.

Photo times will be available to book in advance as well as walk-ups on the day depending on availability. Booking details announced soon.

Christmas Twilight Tours

Take a tour of the Most Beautiful Stadium in the World 2019 this Christmas!

The Stadium Tour elves are excited to take you on a festive tour behind the scenes of our stunning new, state-of-the-art Stadium this Christmas. At the end of the Tour you’ll be treated to our magical new Christmas light show.

Christmas Twilight Tours will run on Sundays from 5:00pm during the Christmas Festival. Bookings available soon.

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