FREE Brisbane Christmas Events

1st JAN - FREE Brisbane Christmas Events

Join in the spirit of Christmas with these great FREE activities happening in Brisbane

Brisbane is putting on a huge array of Christmas event this year and best of all, they are all FREE!

30thNovember 2018
The Lighting of the Christmas Tree presented by St. George Bank
King George Square, Brisbane City
Head to King George Square on Friday the 30thof November and experience the wonder as the sparkling lights of the 20m tall Christmas tree are turned on. Starts at 6:30pm.

7thto 24thDecember 2018
Gold Lotto City Hall Lights
King George Square, Brisbane City
Every 15minutes from 7:30pm a playful Aussie Christmas tale will be projected via animation onto the iconic Brisbane City Hall. 7:30pm to Midnight

7thto 19thDecember 2018
The Enchanted Garden
Roma Street Parkland
Over 8 nights the Enchanted Garden at Roma Street Parkland will become a wonderland of glittering lights, sure to bring the magic of Christmas to all that visit. 6:30pm to 10pm

8thDecember 2018
Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols
Riverstage Brisbane City
Enjoy a joyous night of Christmas carols under the stars at this family friendly and free event, in support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation. From 4pm to approximately 9:15pm.

12thto 24thDecember 2018
The Lights of Christmas at St Stephen’s Cathedral presented by Charter Hall
St Stephen’s Cathedral
This new show has been designed by AGB the creator’s of Sydney’s Vivid Lightwalk. Gather on the lawn of the Cathedral to view the dazzling light display. 7:30pm to Midnight

14thto 23rdDecember 2018
Christmas Gift Market
South Bank – held across three locations; Little Stanley Street, Stanley Street Plaza and The Arbour.
Shop for unique Christmas gifts including stationery, jewellery, homewares, fashion and more. All stores are open from 3pm to 10pm daily. Santa will also be onsite daily next to Flowstate from 4:30pm to 8:30pm.

14thto 23rdDecember 2018
Christmas Parade presented by David Jones
Queen Street Mall

This annual Christmas Parade is not to be missed, featuring hundreds of dancing and singing performers, dynamic characters and the star of the show Santa Claus. The parade weaves it’s way through the Queen Street Mall and Albert Street into King George Square, nightly at 7pm.

14thto 23rdDecember 2018
Carols by Twilight
River Quay, South Bank
Pack a picnic and enjoy a night on the riverbank singing along to Christmas carols. From 6pm to 8pm.

20thto 23rdDecember 2018
Christmas Fireworks
South Bank
Brisbane is so excited about Christmas that they are putting on an exciting fireworks show nightly from the 20thto the 23rdof December.

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