Festive | Christmas


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This page shows events and activities on in Melbourne over the festive season.

** Christmas 2018 **


Melbourne Christmas Day* - Tuesday 25th December 2018

Melbourne Boxing Day* - Wednesday 26th December 2018

* Declared Public Holiday's.

Melbourne Also see Carols By Candleight

Merry Christmas Melbourne & Happy New Year



View Event: The Playground Pop-Up At Fed Square
The Playground Pop-Up At Fed Square
Federation Square - Federation Square, entry directly adjacent to ACMI entrance at the top of Fed Square Melbourne
➲ When: 5th of December 2018 To 23rd of December 2018
Popping up at Fed Square this summer, the Playground is the perfect pit stop on a family day out over the school holidays. The Playground is decked out with everything the little ones love - we're ..
The Playground Pop-Up At Fed Square


View Event: Australian Nativity Scene 2018 | Dandenong
Australian Nativity Scene 2018 | Dandenong
107 Bakers Road Dandenong North
➲ When: 10th of December 2018 To 11th of January 2019
** Australian Nativity Scene celebrating 15 years ** Wilson Fernandez the creator and artist at St. Elizabeth's Parish has been creating the nativity crib scenes to capture the wonder and essence ..
Australian Nativity Scene 2018 | Dandenong


View Event: Carols at the Creek | Korumburra
Carols at the Creek | Korumburra
Coal Creek Community Park and Museum - Coal Creek Pioneer Village 12 Silkstone Rd Korumburra
➲ When: 21st of December 2018
Carols at the Creek 21 December 2018 Gold Coin Donation per person Carols at the Creek is held at Coal Creek Community Park and Museum from 7.30pm - 9.00pm. Gold Coin entry fee per person. M ..
Carols at the Creek | Korumburra


View Event: Carols by Candlelight 2018 | Vision Australia
Carols by Candlelight 2018 | Vision Australia
Sidney Myer Music Bowl - Linlithgow Avenue Melbourne
➲ When: 24th of December 2018
Vision Australias Carols by Candlelight® presented by Priceline Monday 24 December 2018 @ 8:00 pm Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Linlithgow Ave, Melbourne You are invited ..
Carols by Candlelight 2018 | Vision Australia


View Event: Carols in Canterbury Gardens 2019
Carols in Canterbury Gardens 2019
Canterbury Gardens - Corner Canterbury Rd and Balwyn Rd Surrey Hills
➲ When: 1st of December 2019
Canterbury Council of Churches invite you to come and enjoy the picnic atmosphere in the beautiful Canterbury Gardens. We enjoy this in carols, performances, and entertainment. This annual fre ..
Carols in Canterbury Gardens 2019


View Event: Christmas at the Old Treasury
Christmas at the Old Treasury
Old Treasury Building - 20 Spring Street Melbourne
➲ When: 12th of November 2018 To 6th of January 2019
Immerse yourself in a time gone by! Visit the Old Treasury Building's annual Christmas display from the 1920s. By the 1920s there were quite sophisticated Christmas decorations for sale in the shop ..
Christmas at the Old Treasury


View Event: Christmas Day at Bohemian Wine Bar
Christmas Day at Bohemian Wine Bar
Bohemian Wine Bar - Bohemian + 35 Dukes Walk South Wharf
➲ When: 25th of December 2018
Celebrate with a modern take on Christmas Day at Bohemian Wine Bar. A menu of sharing dishes including cured meats and country style ham before with pan seared king prawns, wagyu bresaola and pros ..
Christmas Day at Bohemian Wine Bar


View Event: Christmas Day Buffet Lunch | Harry's Restaurant
Christmas Day Buffet Lunch | Harry's Restaurant
Harry's Restaurant Melbourne - 111, Little Collins Street Melbourne
➲ When: 25th of December 2018
Feast on an extravagant Christmas Day buffet lunch and dinner at Harry's Restaurant, featuring fresh locally sourced seafood, Christmas favourites and decadent desserts, plus a beverage package, all r ..
Christmas Day Buffet Lunch | Harry's Restaurant


View Event: Christmas Day BYO Picnic Lunch
Christmas Day BYO Picnic Lunch
Queen Victoria Gardens - Queen Victoria Gardens, 99 St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 25th of December 2018
13th Annual Christmas Day BYO Picnic Lunch in Melbourne 2018 ***Everyone welcome - including newcomers, expatriates, repatriates, migrants and international students to Melbourne, Christmas Day or ..
Christmas Day BYO Picnic Lunch


View Event: Christmas Day Lunch 2018 | Melbourne Social Club
Christmas Day Lunch 2018 | Melbourne Social Club
Queen Victoria Gardens - St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 25th of December 2018
Annual Free Event on Christmas Day OPEN TO EVERYONE Come and join the Melbourne Social Club for a Melbourne Christmas Picnic Lunch in Queen Victoria Gardens. This will be the 13th year tha ..
Christmas Day Lunch 2018 | Melbourne Social Club


View Event: Christmas Day Lunch | BearBrass
Christmas Day Lunch | BearBrass
BearBrass - 566 City Road, Melbourne
➲ When: 25th of December 2018
Ho Ho Ho. Get Festive with us. Christmas Day Lunch. BearBrass will be open on Christmas Day, we are offering a 3 course lunch menu at $90 per person and $30 for a children menu (12 years & under) + ..
Christmas Day Lunch | BearBrass


View Event: Christmas Lunch at Meat Market
Christmas Lunch at Meat Market
Meat Market South Wharf - Meat Market 53 South Wharf promenade South Wharf
➲ When: 25th of December 2018
CHRISTMAS LUNCH BY THE YARRA @ MEAT MARKET December 25, 2018 Join Meat Market this Christmas and enjoy a three-course sharing style lunch with all the trimmings, serving traditional Australian C ..
Christmas Lunch at Meat Market


View Event: Christmas Lunch | Akachochin
Christmas Lunch | Akachochin
Akachochin - 33 South Wharf Promenade South Wharf
➲ When: 25th of December 2018
5 COURSE CHRISTMAS LUNCH AT AKACHOCHIN December 25, 2018 Enjoy a 5 course Japanese lunch created by Akochochin’s head chef at their beautiful riverside restaurant. Combining the freshest in ..
Christmas Lunch | Akachochin


View Event: Crown's Christmas Spectacular
Crown's Christmas Spectacular
Crown Entertainment Complex - Whiteman St Southbank
➲ When: 25th of November 2018 To 1st of January 2019
Crown is the perfect place to celebrate the festive season. Whether it's a family get together with loved ones or a more formal affair, you'll find an excellent array of festive dining options and ..
Crown's Christmas Spectacular


View Event: CWA Christmas Cooking Fair 2019
CWA Christmas Cooking Fair 2019
3 Lansell Road, Toorak
➲ When: 7th of December 2019
Country Women's Association of Victoria Inc. CHRISTMAS COOKING FAIR 3 Lansell Road, Toorak Saturday 7th December, 2019 Celebrating home baking, using traditional recipes Christmas pudding ..
CWA Christmas Cooking Fair 2019


View Event: Frankston's Christmas Tree
Frankston's Christmas Tree
Davey Street Frankston
➲ When: 24th of November 2018 To 24th of December 2018
A giant Christmas tree in the heart of Frankston has captured the imagination of locals for decades. And for the past 18 years, Tony Hansen has been there to adorn the tree with lights and a stunn ..
Frankston's Christmas Tree


View Event: Geelong's Floating Christmas Tree
Geelong's Floating Christmas Tree
1 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong
➲ When: 9th of November 2018 To 7th of January 2019
Geelong's Floating Christmas Tree: 9 November 2018 - 7 January 2019 You are invited to enjoy the spectacular show as we kick off our Christmas celebrations and light Geelong's Floating Christmas ..
Geelong's Floating Christmas Tree


View Event: Gingerbread Village 2018
Gingerbread Village 2018
Federation Square - 90-120 Swanston Street Melbourne
➲ When: 1st of December 2018 To 24th of December 2018
Now in its 8th year, the Gingerbread Village by EPICURE moves to Riverside Gallery at Federation Square delighting all until Christmas Eve. This year’s village will be open from 9am – 8.15pm fr ..
Gingerbread Village 2018


View Event: Healesville Community Carols 2018
Healesville Community Carols 2018
Queen's Park Healesville
➲ When: 22nd of December 2018
Saturday, December 22, 2018 Queen's Park Healesville, Victoria 3777 A low cost event for young children, youth and families in the community of Healesville consisting of music and other entert ..
Healesville Community Carols 2018


View Event: Ivanhoe Boulevard Lights 2018
Ivanhoe Boulevard Lights 2018
The Boulevard Ivanhoe
➲ When: 15th of December 2018 To 24th of December 2018
The Boulevard Lights run from the 15 - 24 December 2018 between 8.30 pm and 11.00 pm each night. The Boulevard in Ivanhoe East puts on one of Melbourne's biggest and brightest Christmas lights dis ..
Ivanhoe Boulevard Lights 2018


View Event: Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal 2018
Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal 2018
Burwood
➲ When: 14th of November 2018 To 24th of December 2018
Celebrate 31 years of giving with the Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal On Wednesday 14 November 2018, Kmart will officially kick off its 31st year of the Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal together with The Salvati ..
Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal 2018


View Event: Kriskindl Festival 2019
Kriskindl Festival 2019
Maling Road Canterbury - Maling Road Canterbury
➲ When: 6th of December 2019
Maling Road KRISTKINDL 2019 Friday December 6th from 4pm to 9pm SANTA - RIDES - LIVE ENTERTAINMENT - QUALITY FOOD Come to one of Melbourne's best street events! Tag your family and friend ..
Kriskindl Festival 2019


View Event: Melbourne Central Christmas FUNTIVITIES
Melbourne Central Christmas FUNTIVITIES
Melbourne Central Shopping Centre - Cnr Swanston and La Trobe Street Melbourne
➲ When: 1st of December 2018 To 24th of December 2018
CHRISTMAS AT MELBOURNE CENTRAL Oh what fun it is to snap! 1st - 24th December 2018 With the festive season upon up, Melbourne Central is celebrating in style with three festive season install ..
Melbourne Central Christmas FUNTIVITIES


View Event: Melbourne Christmas Lights | Search
Melbourne Christmas Lights | Search
Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
December is that special time of the year when everyone wants to know where the best Christmas light displays are in Melbourne? The Melbourne Christmas Lights Guide will help you and your family p ..
Melbourne Christmas Lights | Search


View Event: Melbourne Christmas Projections
Melbourne Christmas Projections
Melbourne
➲ When: 30th of November 2018 To 25th of December 2018
Federation Square and Docklands become visions of festive cheer during the Christmas season. Every night, magical, colourful Christmas Projections will show free animated shows, with illuminating ..
Melbourne Christmas Projections


View Event: Melbourne's Carols By Candelight
Melbourne's Carols By Candelight
Melbourne
No festive season is complete until we've sung Carols By Candelight. There is the original Carols By Candlelight at the Myer Music Bowl on Christmas Eve or many local carols at Melbourne parks and ..
Melbourne's Carols By Candelight


View Event: Melbourne's Christmas Festival 2018
Melbourne's Christmas Festival 2018
Federation Square - Melbourne
➲ When: 30th of November 2018 To 24th of December 2018
The annual Christmas festival transforms the city into a magical place and celebrates the spirit of Christmas in true Melbourne style. Federation Square will be transformed into Christmas Square, a ..
Melbourne's Christmas Festival 2018


View Event: Myer Christmas Windows
Myer Christmas Windows
Myer - Bourke Street Mall, Melbourne
➲ When: 10th of November 2018 To 6th of January 2019
Myer's Christmas Windows celebrate a 63 year old tradition in 2018. Since 1956, Myer's gift to the City of Melbourne now attracts an estimated 1.4 million visitors each year. In previous years t ..
Myer Christmas Windows


View Event: Santa Letters
Santa Letters
Burwood
Imagine the delight on a child's face when they receive a letter from Santa Claus! And not just any letter, but a letter that is personally addressed to each child and that includes information rel ..
Santa Letters (03) 9018 8182Santa Letters


View Event: Santa's Christmas Spectacular | Docklands
Santa's Christmas Spectacular | Docklands
Empire Theatre Docklands - Empire Theatre, 101 Waterfront Way Docklands
➲ Every Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Audience's young and old will be all smiles and feeling the magic of Christmas this year at Santa's Christmas Spectacular LIVE at the beautiful Empire Theatre Docklands. Celebrate Christmas with t ..
Santa's Christmas Spectacular | Docklands


View Event: Santa's Magical Kingdom 2018
Santa's Magical Kingdom 2018
Caulfield Racecourse - Caulfield Racecourse Station Street Caulfield
➲ When: 23rd of November 2018 To 23rd of December 2018
Melbourne get ready to see a truly magical experience. Santa’s Magical Kingdom returns from 23 November - 23 December 2018! The magic of Christmas will come alive at Santa’s Magical Kingdo ..
Santa's Magical Kingdom 2018


View Event: Santaland | Myer
Santaland | Myer
Myer - 314-336 Bourke St, Melbourne
Santa is coming and he is bringing the North Pole to Myer. Experience the joy of meeting him and Mrs Claus. JOIN THE FUN AT SANTALAND You don't need to journey to the North Pole to experienc ..
Santaland | Myer


View Event: Shared Christmas Party 2018 | Melbourne Zoo
Shared Christmas Party 2018 | Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Zoo - Melbourne Zoo Elliot Avenue Parkville
➲ When: 21st of December 2018
Looking for an exciting and unique Christmas Party that's all-inclusive: Entertainment, Styling, Canapes & Drinks with everything already organised? Then our Shared Christmas Party is purrrrfect fo ..
Shared Christmas Party 2018 | Melbourne Zoo


View Event: Spectacular Projections and Light Show 2018
Spectacular Projections and Light Show 2018
Federation Square - Melbourne
➲ When: 1st of December 2018 To 25th of December 2018
Melbourne’s famous Christmas Projection are back with spectacular free animated show illuminated on the iconic walls of Fed Square. Through this year’s feature show, get a magical glimpse into ..
Spectacular Projections and Light Show 2018


View Event: The Magic Cave | David Jones
The Magic Cave | David Jones
David Jones - Melbourne
➲ When: 12th of November 2018 To 24th of December 2018
Santa's elves are busily getting a magical one-of-a-kind Magic Cave ready in-time for Christmas. Discover our new enchanted Magic Cave world and create memories you will cherish forever. Meet ..
The Magic Cave | David Jones


View Event: What's Open Christmas Day 2018
What's Open Christmas Day 2018
Melbourne
➲ When: 25th of December 2018
What's open on Christmas Day in Melbourne - Tuesday 25th of December 2018. There are plenty of things to explore, keep you entertained on one of the quietest days of the year. Attractions Get o ..
What's Open Christmas Day 2018







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