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Family fun and Christmas carols at this annual event
City of Mitcham Council and local Churches are delighted to present one of the highlights of the Mitcham calendar, the annual City of Mitcham Christmas Carols by the Creek.
Celebrate Christmas at this joyful free family event with lots of singing and family entertainment.
A delicious feast awaits you with a sausage sizzle by Mitcham Lions and pancakes, tea and coffee by Centennial Park Sea Scouts available for purchase as well other stalls to keep you entertained.
The kids will love the free face painting and the popular camel and pony rides.
Christmas Pageant Royal Family will be joining us to perform at Carols by the Creek.
International Tenor Brian Gilbertson performs at Carols by the Creek
The ever popular Christmas Pageant Royal Family will be joining us to perform at Carols by the Creek this year. The Royals can't wait to sing and dance with the children of Mitcham and spread Christmas cheer.
Channel 9 presenter Will McDonald will compere the carols which feature some of Adelaide's most popular stars including International Tenor Brian Gilbertson, Flaming Sambucas and our own Mitcham City Band. Local talent will also join in as well as the Australian Girls Choir and the Scotch Pipes and Drums.
Flaming Sambucas perform at Carols by the Creek
Community and school choirs will begin the entertainment at 5.30 pm and community singing will commence at 6.45 pm.
There will be plenty of carol singing during the evening, with candles and songbooks available for purchase on the night from parishioners of local churches with proceeds going to local chaplaincy programs.
Performers drawn from local churches and schools will again stage a nativity scene, complete with live animals.