Grab your Santa hat because it’s time to celebrate a summer Christmas in the best city on earth – Sydney!

Want to get into the festive season but don’t know where to start? Let us help!

  1. Christmas in the City

‘Tis the season to be jolly in the heart of Sydney as we kick off the holiday season with a festive playground!

With roaming entertainers and headline acts including Jimmy Giggle, Justine Clarke, SplashDance, and The Nannas & The Poppas as well as the famous Martin Place Christmas tree with its own light and sound show every 15 minutes from 7.30pm, there’s something for everybody… even Santa!

The evening will end with a bang with Fireworks galore. Psst… you might even spot Santa in a reindeer led sleigh riding through town!

When: Saturday 23 November from 6.30pm
Where: Pitt Street Mall to Martin Place, Sydney

  1. Sydney Christmas Children’s Concert

Get your singing voice warmed up and your dancing shoes at the ready because it’s time for a little Christmas music! With headline acts like The Listies, Justine Clarke, Jimmy Giggle, Sesame Street, SplashDance and Carpe Idiotus, you’re guaranteed to get into the festive spirit!

When: Saturday 30 November from 6.30pm
Where: Prince Alfred Park, Surry Hills (a two-minute walk from Central Station) 

  1. Pyrmont Village Christmas Concert

Christmas is coming to Pyrmont! With entertainment including headline acts Jimmy Giggle, Justine Clarke, SplashDance, Carpe Idiotus and The Nannas & The Poppas, there’ll be plenty of jolly to spread!

When: Saturday 7 December from 6.30pm
Where: Pirrama Park, Pyrmont

  1. Green Square Christmas Fair

Head down to Green Square for a Christmas fair like no other! Green Square Plaza will be transformed into a wonderland of markets, lights, music and action. From market stalls to food trucks, a licensed bar and DJ’s Peter Baecker and Lorna Clarkson to boogie with, there’s no escaping the festive spirit.

The night will close with a spectacular display of fireworks as well as a possible sighting of Santa!

When: Saturday 14 December from 6pm
Where: Green Square Plaza, Zetland

If you love Christmas as much as we do, then you don’t want to miss any of the action in Sydney this November and December. Even Santa won’t want to leave!

The City of Sydney also produces concerts in Rosebery, Rushcutters Bay & Alexandria see for the full program of events.



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