Byron Bay region - Christmas Carol events 2018
'Tis the season to be merry! Get into the Christmas spirit with these family friendly events in the Byron Bay region, in the lead up to Christmas:
Sunday 2nd December 2018
Lennox Head Carols in the Park - a fun, family-friendly, community event. Great local entertainers, food stalls, raffles, with the Macadamia Castle animal petting arena and the big finale fireworks extravaganza. News from the North Pole tells us that Santa is expected to make an appearance from around 5pm.
Take a blanket to sit on the grass and enjoy the show and fun atmosphere.
Where: Williams Reserve, Lennox Head
When: 5pm onwards, Sunday 2nd December 2018
Sunday 9th December 2018
Ballina Riverside Carols, presented by the combined churches of Lennox Head and Ballina. Family friendly and alcohol-free event.
Where: Kingsford Smith Oval, Ballina
When: 6:30pm – Sunday 9th December 2018
Carols In The Heart – Sing along to some of your favourite carols along with Justice Crew, Santa, Face Painting, Jumping Castles, fireworks and lots, lots more.
There will be a wide variety of food and drink stalls.
Gates open from 4.30pm and it is a free event.
Where: 145 Magellan Street, Lismore
When: from 4:30pm, Sunday 9th December 2018
Friday 14th December 2018
Christmas on the Plateau - free activities including: BBQ, face painting, rock climbing wall and bungee, children’s Christmas craft, animal nursery, jumping castle, and Christmas Carols.
Where: Elizabeth Ann brown Park, Alstonville
When: 4:30 - 7:30pm, Friday 14th December 2018
Byron Bay Carols By The Sea – Local families and holiday makers alike in Byron Bay look forward to Carols by the Sea, an end-of-year community event, held at Apex Park, opposite the Beach Hotel.
This year’s event promises to offer a variety of musical styles, celebrating our unique Byron vibes, with local performers The Buckleys and Tim Stokes featuring in the program. Led by Creative Director, jazz-sensation, Sharny Russell, the local musicians and vocalists are sure to bring alive the spirit of Christmas.
Bring your picnic blankets and chairs, buy a flame-less candle to wave during the Carols after the sun has set over our world-famous beach.
Where: Apex Park, Byron Bay (right in front of the Beach Hotel and by the sea).
When: 6:30pm onwards, Friday 14th December 2018
All times are correct at the time of writing this blog post but please check with local organisers for any changes. We’ll also add any extra Christmas Carol events in the Byron hinterland ad details become available, so check back soon.