Start warming up those vocal chords and preparing the candles, because here is a list of events that are sure to get you into the Christmas spirit.
Twilight Carols and Christmas Market is an under the stars event, featuring performances by Rachael Leahcar, Cool 4 Kids, and of course, Santa. There will be plenty of food trucks available, or you are welcome to bring a picking dinner.
When: Friday 1st December from 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: Linde Reserve, Stepney
Performer, Rachael Leahcar, courtesy of Twilight Carols & Christmas Market
Playford Community Christmas Carols promises to be an exciting experience for the whole family. With performers such as, Anthony Callea, Rachael Leahcar, and Australia’s leading Gospel Choir; Gospo Collective, you will definitely be on your feet, singing and dancing. There will also be plenty of children’s entertainment, including Mr Santa Claus, himself.
When: Saturday 2nd December from 4:30pm – 9:30pm
Where: Fermont Park, Yorktown Rd, Elizabeth Park 5113
Carols on Campus will be a spectacular event featuring soloists and choristers from Elder Conservatorium of Music, and the legendary Bonython Hall organ.
The audience are encouraged to bring along a gift to put under the University Gifting Tree, which will be donated to The Smith Family.
When: Wednesday 6th December at 7:00pm
Where: Bonython Hall, North Terrace Campus
Cost: FREE There are limited seats, so make sure you arrive early.
QBE Insurance Adelaide Carols by Candlelight is in its 73rd year, and is Adelaide’s largest Christmas concert. There will be pre-show entertainment and activities starting at 5:00pm, and the main event will kick off at 8:00pm. There are a number of amazing artists performing: Sam Moran, Cameron Daddo, Samantha Jade, and Dami Im (just to name a few). This is one event you do not want to miss.
When: Sunday 10th December
Time: Pre-show entertainment at 5:00pm, Main event at 8:00pm Where: Elder Park, King William Rd, Adelaide
Cost: FREE (but would appreciate a note donation)
Courtesy of QBE Insurance Carols By Candlelight
Civic Park Carols is a fun-filled family event combining food, activities, and entertainment. The festivities kick off at 4:00pm with the Family Fun Zone, which includes: jumping castles, face painting, and Christmas craft activities. Pre-show entertainment is arranged for 5:00pm- 7:00pm. The main event starts at 7:30pm, with Jimmy Giggle, The Funny Farmers, Claudia Migliaccio, Jessica Braithwaite, and many more. There will also be plenty of food trucks to satisfy any hunger.
Make sure you stay for the spectacular fireworks display at 9:45pm.
When: Sunday 10 December, from 4:00pm. Main event starting at 7:30pm.
Where: Civic Park, North East Rd, Modbury.
Carols Alive will be held on the oval at Cedar College, Northgate. Festivities will kick off at 5:00pm with children's entertainment, mini golf, face painting, jumping castle and rides. Live Christmas music will begin at 7:30pm, with a fireworks show afterwards. There will also be plenty of food and drink stalls to enjoy.
When: Sunday 10 December, from 5:00pm
main event starting at 7:30pm
Where: Cedar College oval. Fosters Rd, Northgate.
Colonel Light Gardens Community Christmas Celebration, hosted by Trinity Baptist Church, will be a must-see festive celebration. With free face painting, free sausage sizzle and ice blocks, as well as games and entertainment, it is sure to be a hit with the kids.
When: Sunday 17th December from 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Where: Trinity Baptist Church. 8A Bedford Square, Colonel Light Gardens, 5041
Crafts & Carols On The Lawn Bring the whole family to a fun afternoon of crafts and carols at The Effective Living Centre in Wayville. There will be a sausage sizzle (gold coin donation) to feed the hungry crowd. Bring your picnic rug, relax and enjoy the Christmas fun.
When: Sunday 17th December from 5:00pm-7:15pm
Where: 26 King William Road, Wayville
If you know of any more Christmas Carol Events, please leave the details in the comments section.