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Published November 19th 2019
A massive Christmas list of events across Melbourne
1. Santa's Magical Kingdom
When: Friday, 22 November 2019- 29 December 2019
Where:
Cost: Adults: $40.68pp, Concession: $38.64pp, Children (2-12yrs): $38.64pp, Family of Four: $35.67
Details: There will be a jam-packed program filled with family-friendly Christmas entertainment, festivities, walk-through adventures, Christmas themes, amusement rides, performances, shows, acts, activities, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Santa's Magical Kingdom Facebook


2. Crown's Christmas Spectacular
When: Sunday, 24 November 2019- 5 January 2020
Where: Crown Entertainment Complex, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank
Cost: Free
Details: Celebrate Christmas with entertainment, family-friendly Atrium Spectacular Show featuring Rob Mills who will be performing live, photo opportunities with Santa and his Samoyed puppies, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Crown Melbourne Facebook


3. Christmas Dinner 101 Cooking Class
When: Sunday, 24 November 2019: 4:00pm-6:00pm
Where: Heart Of Hall, 17 Hall Street, Newport, Victoria
Cost: $95pp
Details: This Christmas class will teach you how to stuff, season, truss, cook, and carve your Christmas turkey, how to make quick recipes using up leftovers, and how to make gravy, sides, and trimmings. The Class also includes a Christmas cocktail on arrival, all recipes from the day, a generous serving of stuffing for your freezer, and take home turkey rub. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Heart of Hall - Cooking School & Cafe Facebook


4. German Christmas Market
When: Thursday, 28 November 2019: 9:30am-3pm
Where: Melbourne Town Hall, 90-130 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: This multicultural Christmas market features tradition, German food, gift stalls, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Australian German Welfare Society Facebook


5. Christmas Festival Launch Party
When: Friday, 29 November 2019: 7pm-9pm
Where: Christmas Square, Federation Square, Cnr Swanston & Flinders Street, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: Witness the 16-metre high LED Christmas Tree officially lit up for the first time to spectacular effect. There will also be a visit from Santa and his friends. Click here for the website.

6. Myer Christmas Windows
When: Friday, 29 November 2019- 5 January 2020: 7am-11pm
Where: Myer Melbourne, 314-366 Bourke St, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: In its 64th year, Melbourne's most anticipated Christmas traditions will unveil scenes from much-loved Australian female author and illustrator. This year this Christmas event promises to be bigger and better! Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from MYER Facebook


7. Christmas Styling Masterclass
When: Friday, 29 November 2019: 5:30pm-7pm
Where: Federation Square, Deakin Edge, Cnr Flinders & Swanston Streets, Melbourne
Cost: $60.50pp
Details: This Christmas mMasterclass will present Australia's favourite homemaker and entertaining hostess, Chyka Keebaugh and legendary Dessert Chef Darren Purhcese. Upon arrival you will receive a glass of bubbles, samples of mouthwatering Christmas Chocolates & Desserts from Burch & Purchese, followed by the ultimate Christmas Styling Masterclass with Chyka. She will talk you through Christmas entertaining, setting table and decorating your home, activities for the little ones and how to host Christmas without stress. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Fed Square Facebook


8. Santa's Workshop Augmented Reality Experience
When: Friday, 29 November 2019- 25 December 2019
Where: Federation Square, Main Square, Cnr Flinders & Swanston Streets, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly Christmas virtual treasure hunt event will get the kids to help Santa spread his Christmas cheer throughout Melbourne in a magical augmented reality experience. Take an iPad and watch Metro Tunnel site shed transform into a Santa's Big Workshop. Click here for the website.

9. Christmas Tree Light Shows
When: Friday, 29 November 2019-25 December 2019
Where: Federation Square, Christmas Square, Cnr Flinders & Swanston Streets, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: Every evening Melbourne's spectacular 16-metre high LED Christmas Tree will come to life: it features four spectacular light and sound shows. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Melbourne Christmas Lights locations Facebook


10. Christmas Projections
When: Friday, 29 November 2019- 25 December 2019: 9pm-10:45pm
Where: State Library Victoria, Melbourne Town Hall & Princes Bridge, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: This much-loved Christmas event will be back this November and December and it will showcase amazing Christmas projections on the State Library Victoria, Melbourne Town Hall and for the first time Princes Bridge. This year's feature show will be Melbourne Night Before Christmas, written by Marieke Hardy and narrated by Lee Lin Chin. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from State Library of Victoria Facebook


11. St Bede's Primary School Christmas Market
When: Friday, 29 November 2019: 5pm-9pm
Where: St Bede's Primary School, 2 Marwal Ave, Balwyn North
Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly Christmas market event will showcase entertainment, boutique wine & beer, food stalls galore, flower & plant stalls, clothing & jewellery stalls, sweets & Christmas pudding stalls, handcrafted gifts, amusement & carnival rides, visit from Santa, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from St Bede's Primary School Christmas Market Facebook


12. Shared Christmas
When: Friday 29 November 2019: 6:30pm-11:00pm
Where: Werribee Open Range Zoo, 98 K Rd, Werribee
Cost: $149pp
Details: This exciting and unique Christmas event Party will feature an all-inclusive entertainment, styling, canapes, 2-course dinner & unlimited drinks, safari ride, DJ, photo booth, themed indoor event space, and an animal Hippo encounter experience. Click here for the website.

13. Gingerbread Village
When: Saturday, 30 November 2019- 24 December 2019: 9am-8:15pm
Where: St. Collins Lane, Level 1, 260 Collins St, Melbourne
Cost: Gold coin donation (donation goes towards Royal Children's Hospital Foundation)
Details: This Christmas tradition will see Melbourne's iconic landmarks recreated in gingerbread. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Gingerbread Village by Epicure Facebook


14. Carlton Christmas Cinema
When: Saturday, 30 November 2019, 7, 14 & 21 December 2019
Where: Carlton Christmas Cinema, Argyle Square, 153 Lygon St, Carlton
Cost: Free
Details: There will be a selection of classic Christmas films as Argyle Square transforms into the Carlton Christmas Cinema. Christmas classics under the stars include The Muppets Christmas Carol (30 November), The Nightmare Before Christmas (7 December), The Holiday (14 December), and How the Grinch Stole Christmas (21 December). Click here for the website.

15. Santa's House
When: Saturday, 30 November 2019-24 December 2019: 10am-12pm, 1pm-3pm & 4pm-7pm sessions
Where: Federation Square, Christmas Square, Cnr Swanston & Flinders Streets, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly Christmas event will feature activities, entertainment, opportunities to wonder at the giant Christmas Tree as well as enjoy the spectacular sound and light show. Click here for the website.

16. Burwood Community Christmas Fair
When: Saturday, 30 November 2019: 11:00am-3:00pm
Where: Edge Church, 144 Highbury Road, Burwood East
Cost: Free
Details: This community family-friendly Christmas event will feature Christmas festivities with entertainment, activities, amusement & carnival rides, attractions, Christmas Carols Spectacular Show, performances, Santa's Cave, Santa's Village, photo opportunities with Santa and his elves, and more. Click here for the website.

17. Frankston's Christmas Festival of Lights
When: Saturday, 30 November 2019: 5pm-10pm
Where: Davey Street & Various locations across Frankston- see website.
Cost: Free
Details: Celebrating 21 years this much-loved Christmas event will showcase a massive lineup of Christmas festivities, entertainment, activities, family-friendly performances, lighting of the 30-metre and 100-year-old Norfolk Pine Christmas Tree, firework displays, opportunities to meet Santa Claus at Santa's House, live music entertainment, Christmas shopping opportunities at the Market Place, festival dining on Gingerbread Lane, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Frankston's Christmas Festival of Lights Facebook


18. Moonee Ponds Christmas Spectacular Street Festival
When: Saturday, 30 November 2019: 10am-5pm
Where: Hall St, Moonee Ponds
Cost: Free
Details: There will be plenty of Christmas family-friendly festivities, entertainment, jumping castle, street carnival, face painting, balloon twister, meet & greet with Nick Jr's Dora the Explorer, and more, visit from Santa, rock climbing wall, games, activities, photo opportunities with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Moonee Ponds 3039 Facebook


19. Crafternoon for Adults: Festive Floristry Workshop
When: Saturday, 30 November 2019: 12pm-3pm
Where: Linden New Art, 26 Acland Street, St Kilda
Cost: $85pp
Details: This workshop will celebrate Christmas with learning about festive botanical styling as well as learning how to create floral wall hangings to decorate your home. The Workshop will also teach you floristry design, principles focusing on sustainability, design elements, colour, shape, and texture. All materials will be provided. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Linden New Art Facebook


20. Carols in Canterbury
When: Sunday, 1 December 2019: 7:15pm-9:30pm
Where: Canterbury Gardens, Cnr Canterbury & Balwyn Roads, Canterbury
Cost: Free
Details: There will be Christmas festivities, family-friendly entertainment, activities, sausage sizzle, food stalls, animal farm, glow products for sale, face painting, Christmas Carol performances, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Carols in Canterbury Gardens Facebook


21. Vegan Christmas Market
When: Sunday, 1 December 2019: 10am-4pm
Where: Federation Square, Deakin Edge, Cnr Swanston & Flinders Streets, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: These Christmas markets will showcase glamping displays, opportunities to chat to industry experts, ethical, sustainable, upcycled, and 100% vegan products, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Boho Luxe Market Facebook


22. Boho Luxe Christmas Edition
When: Sunday, 1 December 2019: 10am-4pm
Where: Federation Square, The Atrium, Cnr Swanston & Flinders Streets, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: These Christmas bohemian markets will feature the best-curated selection of makers and designers, exclusive Bobo Luxe brands, jewellery, fashion items, art & craft, unique gifts, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Boho Luxe Market Facebook


23. River Studios Christmas Market
When: Sunday, 1 December 2019: 10am-4pm
Where: River Studios, 41-59 Sims St, West Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: These Christmas markets will showcase Melbourne artists, craftspeople and designers who will be selling unique handmade products, including textiles, jewellery, cards, photos, tea towels, serving boards, ceramics and sculpture, bowls, paintings, artworks, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from River Studios Facebook


24. Laneway Learning Crafty Christmas
When: Sunday, 1 December 2019: 11am-3pm
Where: Laneway Learning Melbourne, L3,R17, Nicholas Building, 37 Swanston St, Melbourne
Cost: $16pp
Details: This event will help you learn and enjoy the festive spirit with DIY Classes and pop-up stalls. Make up-cycled bonbons, paper ornaments, beeswax wraps to gift, hand letter tags and greetings, origami garlands, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Laneway Learning Melbourne Facebook


25. Christmas Turkey & Prochetta Masterclasses
When: Sunday, 1 December 2019: 12pm-3pm
Where: Henry & The Fox, 525 Little Collins St, Melbourne
Cost: $89pp
Details: This Christmas masterclass will teach you the Christmas culinary skills, learn how to brine, bone and stuff your own turkey or porchetta and make bespoke stuffing from a selection of organic and ethically-sourced ingredients. The class will also include a Christmas-themed lunch complimented by a signature Christmas Negroni Punch and Pine. Click here for the website.

26. Alcove Art Shop Christmas A'fair Exhibition
When: Monday, 2-15 December 2019
Where: Box Hill Community Arts Centre, 470 Station St, Box Hill, Victoria
Cost: Free
Details: This Christmas A'fair Exhibition will showcase local artisans exciting range of handmade items, including ceramics, jewellery, paintings, sculptures, Christmas decorations, textiles, cards, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from The Alcove Art Shop Facebook


27. Nativity Blessing
When: Wednesday, 4 December 2019: the -11am
Where: Federation Square, Cnr Swanston & Flinders Streets, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: Celebrate the story of Christmas as well as welcoming the festive season with family-friendly entertainment, traditional Christmas Carol show sung by The Salvation Army Choir, and witness the blessing of the Nativity scene. Click here for the website.

28.Aussie Snowman Christmas Painting Fun
When: Thursday, 5 December 2019: 6:45pm-9:00pm
Where: The Castle Hotel, 56 Courtney Street, North Melbourne
Cost: $55pp
Details: There will be plenty of Christmas festivities at this event as you paint a holiday-themed painting and enjoying wine too. All materials will be provided. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Paint for Fun Facebook


29. Pre-Christmas Dining
When: Thursday, 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, & 24 December 2019: 12:00pm-2:00pm
Where: Stamford Plaza Melbourne, 111 Little Collins Street, Melbourne
Cost: $45pp
Details: This Christmas event will feature festive celebrations with a scrumptious pre-Christmas lunch or dinner buffet or casual festive bar platters. Buffet options include slow-roasted lamb shoulder, chat potatoes, traditional festive pudding, and more. Click here for the website.

30. A Holly Jolly Puppet Xmas
When: Friday, 6 & 21 December 2019: 2:00pm-3pm
Where: Speakeasy HQ, 522 Flinders Street, Melbourne
Cost: $10pp or $45 for family (up to six people)
Details: This ultimate child-friendly Christmas comedy show will showcase Christmas festivities, entertainment, puppet shows, magic, songs, Santa, Mrs. Claus, The Grinch, and other puppet characters, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Speakeasy HQ Facebook


31. Silent Disco Night Tours
When: Friday, 6, 7, 13, 14, & 21 December 2019: 7pm-10pm
Where: Federation Square & State Library Victoria, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly Christmas event will feature entertainment as you experience the unique euphoric joy of wearing headphones as you set out on an audioscape adventure, swinging Christmas songs in a fully-festive party mix. Click here for the website.

32.Community Christmas Market
When: Saturday, 7 December 2019: 1:00pm-5:00pm
Where: Beach Hut Brewery, 4 Rocco Drive, Scoresby
Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly community Christmas Market will showcase stalls selling a wide range of items including Christmas gift ideas, food trucks & stalls, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Beach Hut Brewery Facebook


33. Blokes' Bake Club Xmas Biscuits
When: Saturday, 7 December 2019: 1:00pm-5:00pm
Where: Northcote Senior Citizens Club, 18a Bent Street, Northcote
Cost: $35pp
Details: This Christmas blokes event will teach you how to bake Christmas biscuits as you enjoy a few beers, talk about life and eat some freshly-baked goods. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Blokes' Bake Club Facebook


34. Christmas Pet Portraits
When: Saturday, 7 December 2019: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Where: The Posty, 90 Swan Street, Richmond
Saturday 7 December 2019 1:00pm 3:00pm
Cost: Free
Details: This pet-friendly Christmas event will feature getting the ultimate Christmas photoshoot with your fur baby and Santa. There will also be beer and pizza in the Beer Garden. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from The Posty, Richmond Facebook


35. I'm Dreaming of A Cabaret Christmas
When: Saturday, 7, 13 & 21 December 2019
Where: Speakeasy HQ, 522 Flinders Street, Melbourne
Cost: See website
Details: This Christmas cabaret and vaudeville event will showcase a feast of shows from all genres, unique entertainment, magical mysteries, worldwide circus acts, a labyrinth of musical styles, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Speakeasy HQ Facebook


36. YUMMY XMAS
When: Sunday, 8 December 2019: 8pm-9:30pm
Where: The Melba Spiegeltent, 35 Johnston Street, Collingwood
Cost: Adults: $45pp, Premium: $55pp & Concession: $35pp
Details: This event will celebrate Christmas like no other! This fundraising event will showcase guest artists, entertainment, wild acts, celebrations, and more. Click here for the website.

37. Casey Stride Series Race 3 Christmas Classic
When: Sunday, 8 December 2019: 8:15am-11am
Where: Casey Fields, 160 Berwick/Cranbourne Road, Cranbourne
Cost: See website
Details: This 3-Race Fun Run & Walk will showcase Christmas spirit with events 5km or 10km, kids races, Joey Jog 400m (under 5's), Koala Kids 1km (under 7's), Platypus Kids (under 9's), Kangaroo Kids (under 13's), and Crocodile Kids 2km (under 11's). There will be medals for everyone, spot prizes, and trophies for overall Series Age Group Winners. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Casey Stride Series Facebook


38. Carols at Grace Park
Where: Sunday, 8 December 2019: 5pm-7pm
When: Grace Park, Hilda Crescent, Hawthorn
Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly, non-denominational celebration will include an evening filled with festive entertainment, Christmas Carol performances, special guests, visit from Santa, BBQ, and more. Do not forget to bring a picnic blanket! Click here the for the website.

Image Courtesy from Carols at Grace Park Facebook


39. Human Nature: Christmas at The Palms
When: Tuesday, 10, 11, 12, & 15 December 2019: From 7:30pm
Where: The Palms at Crown, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank
Cost: See website
Details: This Christmas Concert will showcase Australia's superstar vocal group, Human Nature as they perform holiday and Christmas songs, including "Let It Snow", "White Christmas", "O Holy Night", "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer", and many more. Click here for the website.

40. Very Merry Kitchen
When: Thursday, 12-15 & 19-22 December 2019
Where: Queensbridge Square, Southbank
Cost: Free entry
Details: There will be a Christmas pop-up featuring Morgan Hipworth (teen baking sensation of Bistro Morgan) who will be bringing his artisanal doughnut skills to serve scrumptious bespoke Christmas creations and the infamous Gelato Messina serving up the best Christmas-inspired gelato. Click here for the website.

41. Christmas in Errol Street
When: Thursday, 12 December 2019: 4pm-12pm
Where: Errol St, North Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: This community family-friendly Christmas event will showcase Christmas festivities, entertainment, meet & greet Santa, prizes to be won, Elf hunt, Xmas Angels, roving street performers, acts, shows, displays, performances, late-night shopping opportunities, and more. Click here the for the website.

42. Nicholas Building Christmas Makers Market
When: Thursday, 12 December 2019: 5pm-8pm
Where: Nicholas Building, Level 2 & 3, 37 Swanston St, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: These Christmas Makers Market will showcase a diverse range of designers, artists, jewelers, boutique fashion, milliners, illustrators, and printmakers, entertainment, live performances, displays, food & drink stalls, unique gift stalls, and more. Click here for the website.

43. Garfield Christmas Festival
When: Friday, 13 December 2019: 7pm-10pm
Where: Terrace Lawns, Civic Centre, 25 Ferres Blvd, South Morang
Cost: Free
Details: This Christmas festival will be jam-packed with family-friendly Christmas entertainment, festivities, live music, activities, food & drink stalls, market stalls, pop-ups, street markets, local choir singing groups, performances, visit from Santa, games, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Garfield Christmas Festival Facebook


44. Home Alone in Concert
When: Friday, 13 & 14 December 2019: 13th: 7:30pm-10pm & 14th: 2pm-4:30pm
Where: Hamer Hall, 100 St Kilda St, Southbank
Cost: See website.
Details: This Christmas Concert will be conducted by Benjamin Northey and will showcase a full choir, beloved comedy classic featuring renowned composer John Williams. Click here for the website.

45. A Very Vaudeville Christmas
When: Saturday, 14 December 2019: 7pm-10pm
Where: Hares & Hyenas, 63 Johnston St, Fitzroy
Saturday 14 December 2019 7:00pm 10:00pm
Cost: $32.74pp
Details: This performance will present a Christmas variety show with entertainment, live music, dancing and tease show, stunts, comedy, Christmas burlesque, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from The Old Married Couple Facebook


46. Hay Mate A Bush Christmas Appeal for Our Aussie Farmers
When: Sunday, 15 December 2019: 12:30pm-7pm
Where: Mornington Racecourse, Cnr Racecourse Road & Mornington Tyabb Road, Mornington
Cost: See website.
Details: Featuring John Farnham, Jon Stevens, Daryl Braithwaite, Vanessa Amorosi, John Williamson, The Black Sorrows with Vika & Linda, All Our Exes Live in Texas, Tim Wheatley, and Little Georgia. This event will showcase Christmas festivities and magic with spectacular performances from the artists and bands, to help raise important and very much needed funds for Rural Aid. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Buy A Bale Facebook


47. Vegan Turkey Masterclass
When: Sunday, 15 December 2019: 12pm-3pm
Where: Henry & The Fox, 525 Little Collins St, Melbourne
Cost: $79pp
Details: This foodie masterclass event will feature focusing on the traditional Christmas favourites as you will be guided through creating an amazing vegan turkey with macadamia and cranberry stuffing, vegan gravy, and vegan fruit mince pies. The Masterclass event also features a Very Vegan Christmas Lunch with all the trimmings complemented by a selection of vegan wines or non-alcoholic punches. Click here the for the website.

48. Carols at The Baths
When: Sunday, 15 December 2019: 1pm-5pm
Where: Carlton Baths, 216/248 Rathdowne St, Carlton
Cost: Adults: $6.10pp & Children: $3.70pp
Details: This Christmas event will see the iconic Carlton Baths transform into a Christmas wonderland with Christmas Carol performances, opportunities for the little ones to swim with Santa, enjoy the giant festive pool inflatables, entertainment, sing-a-longs, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Carlton Baths Facebook


49. Melbourne Zoo Christmas Party
When: Sunday, 15 December 2019: 5:30pm-9:30pm
Where: Melbourne Zoo, Parkville
Cost: Adults: $50pp, Children: $30pp & Zoo Members: $25pp
Details: This family-friendly event will showcase festive fun, entertainment, live stage shows, performances, special keeper talks, art & craft, amusement & carnival rides for the kids, visit from Santa, animal displays, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Zoos Victoria Facebook


50. Christmas Melodies
When: Monday, 16 December 2019: 11am-12pm & 1:30pm-2:30pm
Where: Hamer Hall, 100 St Kilda Rd, Southbank
Cost: Tickets range from $17-$22pp
Details: This ever-popular Christmas event will be returning back this December and will showcase a sing-a-long collection of classics and new favourites, special host, range of well-known artists, performances, entertainment, choirs, bands, and more. Click here the for the website.

51. 8 Days of Xmas
When: Wednesday, 18-25 December 2019: From 5pm
Where: Section 8, 27-29 Tattersalls Lane, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: There will be entertainment, Christmas festivities, over 40 artists, musicians and DJs performing, as well as local and international guests, projection art displays, laneway basketball competitions, free BBQ, activities, and more. Click here for the website.

52. A Swingin' Bella Christmas
When: Friday, 20-22 December 2019: 8pm-10:30pm
Where:the The Melba Spiegeltent, 35 Johnston Street, Collingwood
Cost: Adults: $48pp & Concession: $34pp
Details: This finger-snappin', toe-tappin', romp will showcase traditional Christmas Carols, modern favourites, and specially-written orginal songs. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from The Melba Spiegeltent Facebook


53 Gravy Day Sing-along
When: Saturday, 21 December 2019: 8pm-9pm
Where: Federation Square, Cnr Flinders & Swanston Streets, Melbourne
Cost: Free
Details: This event will present a mass choir led sing-a-long that will celebrate Paul Kelly's 'How to make Gravy' with special guest, Claire Bowditch. There will also be a one-night-only Christmas Tree light show, curated to the song itself! Click here for the website.

54. Mornington Christmas carols in the Park
When: Saturday, 21 December 2019: 5pm-8:30pm
Where: Mornington Park, Schnapper Point Ave, Mornington
Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly Christmas event will showcase an evening filled with Christmas cheer, entertainment, face painting, balloon twisting, food & drink stalls, Christmas Carol performances, and more. Do not forget the picnic blanket! Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Main Street Mornington Facebook


55. Sugar Republic's Christmasland
When: Monday, 23 December 2019: 10am-9pm
Where: MacRobertson's Factory, 379 Smith Street, Fitzroy
Cost: Adults: $35pp, VIP: $50pp, Children (2-12yrs): $25pp, Children under 2yrs: $5pp
Details: This family-friendly event will celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with a pop-up experience, Naughty or Nice hidden rooms, Candy Cane Lane room, gingerbread cottage, life-size toys, songs, comedy, visit from Santa, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Sugar Republic Facebook


56. The Marty Rose Band Exclusive Christmas Eve Twilight Show
When: Tuesday, 24 December 2019: 5pm-10pm
Where: Arcobar, 8 Arco Lane, Heatherton, Victoria
Cost: Free
Details: There will be a massive lineup of Christmas festivities, entertainment, and the Australian legends, The Marty Rose Band will be performing a very special Christmas EveTwilight Show, dinner & tapas will be served until 9pm. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Arcobar Facebook


57. Christmas Celebrations
When: Tuesday, 24 & 25 December 2019: 24th: 6pm-8:30pm & 25th: 12pm-6:30pm
Where: P.J.O'Brien's Irish Pub , 12-16/3 Southgate Ave, Southbank
Cost: Christmas Eve Dinner: $50pp & Christmas Day lunch: $80pp
Details: Celebrate the festive season without the hassle with a lively atmosphere and a delicious 3-course meal. Click here for the website.
Join P.J.'s for some festive cheer this Christmas Eve or Christmas Day in the lovely atmosphere of P.J.O'Brien's. Let us look after you whilst you enjoy a delicious 3-course meal. We'll be hosting a Christmas Eve Dinner and a Christmas Day Lunch.
Click here the for the website.

Image Courtesy from P.J.O'Brien's Melbourne Facebook


58.Carols By Candlelight
When: Tuesday, 24 November 2019: 8pm-Midnight (Gates open a 4pm)
Where: Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Alexandra Ave, Melbourne
Cost: See website.
Details: This iconic Melbourne event has been celebrating the joy o Christmas since 1938! This year, the event will showcase a massive lineup of Christmas cheer and entertainment with live performances, celebrity appearances, pre-show activities, and more. The event will be broadcasted live on Chanel 9, 3AW radio, and Vision Australia Radio. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Carols by Candlelight by Vision Australia Facebook


59. Christmas Day Pool Party
When: Wednesday, 25 December 2019: 1pm-4pm
Where: Holiday Inn Melbourne on Flinders, 575 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
Cost: Adults: $75pp & Children (4-12yrs): $35pp
Details: There will be plenty of Christmas cheer and festivities at this event, with entertainment, Aussie Christmas buffet BBQ lunch, traditional and unique Australian desserts, and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Holiday Inn Melbourne on Flinders Facebook


60. Orphan's Christmas
When: Wednesday, 25 December 2019: 1pm-10pm
Where: South Wharf Riverside Summer Purple Patch, 39 Dukes Walk, South Wharf
Cost: Free
Details: If you are over family or want to celebrate with your mates and people who have to work this Christmas season, this event will feature Kris-Kingle, lawn games, tournaments, PlayStation on a mega screen, pop-up Christmas BBQ, giveaways, free cocktail or beer on arrival, and more. Click here the for the website.

61. Christmas Day Lunch Buffet
When: Wednesday, 25 December 2019: From 12:30pm
Where: Stamford Plaza Melbourne and Harry's Restaurant & Bar, 111 Little Collins St, Melbourne
Cost: Adults: $249pp, Children (5-12yrs): $124.50pp & Children under 5yrs: Free
Details: Feast on an extravagant Christmas day buffet lunch with locally sourced seafood, Christmas favourites and decadent desserts, complimented with a beverage package. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Stamford Plaza Melbourne Facebook


62. Christmas Day Lunch
When: Wednesday, 25 December 2019: 12:00pm-3:00pm
Where: Werribee Open Range Zoo, 98 K Rd, Werribee
Cost: Adults: $150pp, Children (5-15yrs): $95pp & Children under 5yrs: Free
Details: Enjoy the spirit of Christmas at Werribee Open Range Zoo with a special Christmas buffet which will include traditional favourites, salads, roasted meats, and a scrumptious dessert buffet. There will also be a visit from Santa, photo booth, live music entertainment, opportunities to wonder around the Zoo, Zoo Keeper Talks, and Safari Rides. Click here for the website.

63. Christmas Day Lunch
When: Wednesday, 25 December 2019: 12:00pm-3:00pm
Where: Melbourne Zoo, Elliott Avenue, Parkville
Cost: See website
Cost: Adults: $245pp, Children (5-15yrs): $95pp & Children under 5yrs: free
Details: There will be plenty of Christmas festivities, family-friendly entertainment, festive buffet lunch including seafood, salads, roast meats, enticing dessert buffet, visit from Santa, photo booth, roving performers, live music entertainment, opportunities to walk around the Zoo, Zoo Keeper Talks, and more. Click here for website
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