Sydney's Festive Season Spectacular: A Guide to Christmas Events

Christmas tree.
Christmas tree.

Sydney lights up with festive cheer during the holiday season, offering an array of events and activities. With Evoke, you can effortlessly enjoy these events in style and comfort. Here’s your guide to the best festive happenings in Sydney.

Christmas Choirs and Music

Carols in the Domain: Gather with family and friends on 16th December at The Domain for a festive evening of carol singing, a quintessential Sydney Christmas experience.

The Australian Chamber Orchestra presents The Nutcracker: Immerse yourself in the magical world of The Nutcracker at Dawes Point, 15-23 December, where ballet and classical music come together in a stunning holiday performance.

Candy Cane Children’s Choir: Enjoy the enchanting Candy Cane Children’s Choir on 17th December at Pioneers Park Leichhardt. This performance is part of the Carols on Norton event, promising an evening brimming with delightful Christmas music.

Festive Markets

Le Jolly Christmas Night Market: From 15-22 December at Customs House Forecourt Circular Quay, immerse yourself in a festive atmosphere with artisan crafts and holiday treats. A perfect evening destination for experiencing the Christmas spirit in Sydney.

Martin Place Christmas Markets: From 24 November to 23 December, Martin Place transforms into a festive marketplace. Explore a variety of goods and unique festive products, perfect for seasonal shopping.

The Rocks Markets - Christmas Edition: Every weekend from 2nd to 24th December, The Rocks Markets transform into a holiday hub with handmade gifts and seasonal delicacies, combining old-world charm with festive fun.

Unique Christmas Experiences

Love Actually in Concert: Relive the romance of 'Love Actually' with a live orchestra performance on 16th December at ICC Sydney.

Gingerbread Lanes at The Grounds of Alexandria: Explore the nostalgic Gingerbread Lanes from 2nd November to 25th December, immersing visitors in a charming festive world.

The Lights of Christmas at St Mary's Cathedral: Witness the grandeur of St Mary's Cathedral, illuminated with magical lights and festive projections from 14th to 25th December. Enjoy choir performances, market stalls, food, and activities for kids in this breathtaking setting.

Santa and The Wiggles: Festive Fun for Everyone

Santa at the Summit of the Harbour Bridge: Capture a festive moment with Santa against the backdrop of Sydney’s skyline every Sunday morning from 5th November to 24th December.

The Wiggles’ Wiggly Big Day Out Tour 2023: Enjoy family-friendly performances on 16th and 23rd December at Qudos Bank Arena and ICC Sydney.

Santa's Workshop at the QVB: Delve into the holiday spirit at Queen Victoria Building, featuring Santa and festive activities.

Spectacular Christmas Lights

Deck the Harbour: Experience the festive glow at Darling Harbour with stunning light displays illuminating the area throughout December.

Christmas Wonderlanes at The Rocks: Wander through a whimsical wonderland of lights at The Rocks, bringing festive cheer all through December.

Pitt Street Mall Canopy of Light: Be dazzled by over 80,000 twinkling lights transforming Sydney’s Pitt Street Mall into a radiant festive spectacle.

Sydney's festive season is a vibrant tapestry of music, markets, unique experiences, and dazzling lights. Whether you're soaking in the classical melodies of The Nutcracker or exploring the enchanting Gingerbread Lanes, each event promises a memorable experience. Evoke ensures that your journey between these spectacular events is as delightful as the destinations themselves. Embrace the spirit of the holidays with Evoke, and make this festive season in Sydney an unforgettable adventure.