There's no place better to experience the magic and joy of the season with friends and family than in the City of Adelaide.
This year, the Lighting of the Christmas Tree in Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga will take place on Saturday 1 December (5pm - 9pm), along with an unforgettable evening of free entertainment hosted by Adelady’s own Lauren and Hayley!
The Big Switch:Pushing the giant red button this year (8.30pm) will be the Lord Mayor of Adelaide, joined by a lucky family nominated by the South Australian International Day of People with Disability Committee. The lights will turn on nightly from 8.30pm.
Music:Open-air Christmas Music and Carols start from 5pm with the City of Adelaide Concert Band, the Australian Girls’ Choir and members from Adelaide's leading Gospel Choir, the Gospo Collective.
Elfy Entertainment:Watch out for Elfspin! See these cheeky Christmas circus elves test-ride unicycles, spin hula hoops and juggle clubs, toys and more.
Kid Stuff:Free activities include face painting, giant games, the Imagination Playground and roving performers like Bubbles the Elf and two magical dancing Christmas Puddings!
Food:Select from a smorgasbord of food trucks or enjoy a pre-event meal in the nearby Market Precinct. This is an alcohol-free event.
When: Saturday 1 December 2018, 5pm - 9pm. The Lighting on the Christmas Tree is at 8.30pm.
Do you want to learn how to knit? Or have recently started and would like to meet some new friends to share your creativity with, all while having a good chat? Adelaide Knitting Club has beginner classes running now.
The Adelaide Crochet Club meets on a regular basis to learn crochet, meet other local mums, and to have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along.