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Published November 10th 2015
Get festive with these Christmas Festivals
Celebrate this festive season with the list of both free & ticketed events below:
1. The Adelaide Christmas Tree Festival When: 2-24 December 2015: 3pm-12am
Where: next to West End Brewery Lights at the north end of Bonython Park Cost: Free Details: Celebrate Christmas with this festival that will include decoration of trees, craft activities, Christmas carols, entertainment and more. Click here for website.
2. Credit Union Christmas Pageant When: 14 November 2015: Where: See website for venues Cost: Free
Details: This festival will include a magical world of Christmas fun such as fantasy & fairy floats, colourful characters, over 200 clowns, bands, dancers, performances, entertainment, games, concerts and more. Click here for website.
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1. Festival of Christmas When: 13 November 2015- 6 January 2016: 6:30am-11pm Where: 200-204 Murray St, Perth
Details: Across Perth there will be Christmas festivities for the whole family to enjoy with six weeks of wonderland of life, colour, light and activities. The events will include entertainment, Christmas shopping, magical Nativity concert, games and more. Click here for website.
2. Christmas Festival
When: 12 December 2015: 12pm- 6pm
Where: Mindarie Marina, 33 Ocean Falls Boulevard, Mindarie
Cost: Free entry
Details: This event will include carols on the Boardwalk, over 50 market stalls, photos with Santa, activities, raffle tickets, jumping castle, face painting, games, entertainment, performances and more. Click here for website.
3. Murray Community Christmas Celebration
When: 9 December 2015: 5pm-8:30pm
Where: Edenvale Homestead, cnr Henry & Murray Streets, Pinjarra
Details: Celebrate the festive season with this celebration that will include market stalls, children activities, amusement rides, food stalls, carols by candlelight, entertainment and more. Click here for website.
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1. Hobart Christmas Pageant
When: 21 November 2015: From 10:30am
Where: See website for venue details
Details: Enjoy the Christmas Spirit with this event that will feature Tasmania's biggest Christmas parade, entertainment, activities and more. Click here for website.
2. Christmas in the City
When: 20 November 2015: From 6pm
Where: Brisbane St Mall & Charles Street, Launceston
Details: This event will include activities, entertainment, late night Christmas shopping, craft activities, Christmas Tree lighting, visit from Santa, Christmas concert and more.
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1. Santa's Christmas Spectacular
When: 14 November 2015: From 3pm
Where: Darwin Entertainment Centre, 93 Mitchell St, Darwin
Cost: See website for ticket pricing & purchases.
Details: Enjoy the Christmas festivities with this event that will showcase workshops, circus, entertainment, acrobatic characters, live performances, shows and more. Click here for website.
2. Alice Springs Christmas Carnival
When: 4 December 2015: 5pm-9pm
Where: Todd Mall & Council Lawns, Alice Springs
Details: This event will include a jam-packed schedule of events including activities, kids entertainment, entertainment, performances, roving performers, market stalls, foods, workshops and more. Click here for website.