For three wonderful weeks before Christmas, Garema Place will be transformed with traditional winter log cabins and a Kaleidoscopic Christmas Tree. Along with the log cabins, there will be several Christmas activities in Civic including cookie decorating, Santa letters writing, choirs, Bauble Making Sessions, lantern making workshops and so many performances. It's sure to put the smile on anyone's face!
Enjoy premium food, drink while doing some Christmas shopping at one of the many stalls. Some of the market stalls include La Empanada, Stockman Sticks, Rock Leaf Moss, Quarry Hill Wines, Lucian Candles, Peli&Co, Cannoli Bros, Hungry Brown Cow and Canberra Distillery. There will be some kids entertainment provided, ensuring that everyone is happy!
14 - 15 December | 10am to 3pm | The Plot at Pialligo | Free entry
Relax and enjoy the champagne while you learn how to use seasonal blooms and foliage to create your Christmas wreath from the people at Jamison Flowers. Held in the stylish Little National Hotel Library, its the perfect way to unwind before Christmas.
21 December | 2pm to 5pm | Little National Hotel | Tickets $120
The 75th Annual Canberra Carols by Candlelight
This year, Carols by Candlelight will be led by the Woden Valley Youth Choir and accompanied by Canberra City Band. Food and drink will be available at the event, or bring a picnic and enjoy it on the lawns. With over 10,000 Canberran's expected to attend, it will be a very festive evening!
14 December | 7pm to 9:30pm | Stage 88, Commonwealth Park | Free
Join the man in the red suit for a morning filled with fun and laughter at San Churro Woden! The morning includes a delicious breakfast at San Churro, a special gift from Santa, Colouring in, Face painting and of course, Balloon bending. An event not to be missed!
8 December | 9am to 10am | San Churro Woden | $20 p/child book here