The festive season is a slice of fun and frivolity when we find ourselves smiling that little bit more or brimming with a season of giving and generosity. It's what Christmas is all about. Bringing joy and appreciation into our lives and using the season as an opportunity to stop and give to those less fortunate. See Subiaco and the City of Subiaco are doing just that. Spreading the joy and putting a smile on your face with two FREE Christmas events. Subiaco is the place to be this Christmas for an array of exciting and free activities on for the whole family. PLUS, you could WIN a $500 Travel Voucher. All you need to do is use the hashtag #SeeSubiSparkle in all your Christmas related posts taken in Subiaco. Competition closes 5 January 2020. T&C's apply. Follow the link given and see competitions for full details.
From outdoor concerts and gingerbread house decorating to artisan markets and a snow slide, you'll find a special collection of events so you can get into the holiday spirit in Subi with Dreaming of a Subiaco Christmas at the Subiaco Town Centre that runs from Thursday 28 November to Tuesday 24 December 2019 from 12am to 12am each day. You'll find all the activities listed on the event page which is also a great plate to interact with the organisers and to view updates.
In addition, at the second event, Merry & Bright Subiaco on Thursday 28 November 2019 from 4pm to 9pm at Forrest Square Car Park, 42 Denis St, Subiaco, expect to see an amazing collection of live entertainment, artisan market stalls, delicious food and plenty to keep the kids entertained. Stay tuned via the event page for more information and updates yet to be announced. Join in at the official switching on of the Christmas lights, meet Santa and his elves and enjoy live performances by The Steve Hensby Band and Randa K and The Soul Kingdom and much, much more, including an amazing interactive light projection where the iconic mural Kid Koala Playing God and Kingaroo created by Spanish artist Okuda San Miguel comes to life in a captivating light projection.
Here's an overall picture of events for your entertainment pleasure.
MERRY & BRIGHT SUBIACO // FREE Thursday 28 November 4pm 9pm Forrest Square Car Park A magical evening featuring artisan market stalls, live entertainment, kids' activities, delicious food options and so much more!
CHRISTMAS CRAFTERNOON Saturday 30 November Various locations Looking for a festive way to keep the kids entertained? An afternoon of arts and crafts with Subi's most creative businesses
HOW-TO SURVIVE THE SILLY SEASON WORKSHOP // FREE Saturday 30 November 11.30am to 12.30pm Lords Recreation Centre. Join one of the qualified Lords personal trainers for a free workshop on how to stick to your health and fitness goals while enjoying yourself this Christmas and New Year
ROCKIN' AROUND THE TREE: CHRISTMAS SH'BAM // FREE Saturday 7 December 12.45pm - 1.30pm Lords Recreation Centre Get moving with some seriously hot dance moves while enjoying your favourite Christmas tunes. SH'BAM is the perfect way to shape up AND let out your inner star!
SANTA PAWS GIFT WRAPPING STATION Thursday 12 December 11.30am 1.30pm Forrest Walk Gold Coin Donation Take advantage of Subi's many great spots to pick up a gift, then head over to Forrest Walk and have your gifts wrapped for a gold coin donation, while you enjoy a cuddle with a kitten! Proceeds go to Cat Haven
GINGERBREAD HOUSE DECORATING FOR KIDS (6-12) // FREE Saturday 14 December 11.30am to 1.30pm Lords Recreation Centre; Kids can get excited for Christmas by decorating their own gingerbread house and creating an edible masterpiece to take home! Bookings essential
SNOW 2U SNOW SLIDE // FREE Friday 20 December Saturday 21 December 12pm 6pm Forrest Square Car Park Do you want to build a snowman? Come and experience real snow in Subiaco. Make sure you bring your boots and gloves!
SUNSET@SUBI CHRISTMAS CONCERT // FREE Sunday 22 December 5pm - 7pm Theatre Gardens; A festive treat featuring the Australian Girls Choir, The Catherine Summers Band and a special guest appearance from Father Christmas!
FAMILY SCAVENGER HUNT // FREE Thursday 28 November Wednesday 25 December Start at the Regal Theatre; Pick up your Clue Card from the Regal Theatre, follow the clues to each location to collect a stamp then head back to the Theatre and enjoy your prize!
This is not the end of it. There's more to come, so stay tuned! Listen to Christmas carols, shop like there's no tomorrow, eat and drink way more than we probably should and enjoy some quality time with loved ones. There's so much happening over the festive season, check out What's On, and also click on 'See All Current Events' for an amazing number of activities and workshops this Christmas.
Why? Dreaming of a Subiaco Christmas & Merry & Bright Subiaco Free Christmas Events X2
When:28 Nov to 24 Dec 2019 12am to 12am each day for Dreaming of a Subiaco Christmas at Subiaco Town Centre - AND - Thursday 28 November 2019 from 4pm to 9pm for Merry & Bright Subiaco at Forrest Sq Car Park