You'll find a family friendly Christmas carols event EVERY weekend in the lead-up to Christmas! If you have an event not listed, feel free to shoot us an email at email@example.com or send a message through the website:
Christmas Carol Picnic at Merewether Adamstown and New Lambton Uniting Churches welcome you to a BYO picnic event at Merewether Uniting Church, Glebe Road, 5.30pm–8pm.
Christmas at the Con! Newcastle Conservatorium of Music is holding a family friendly concert, complete with a visit from Santa. Free face painting in the Foyer from 1pm, concert from 2pm. Tickets from $5 - visit www.facebook.com/events
Avondale Community Christmas Carols Special guest performer Justine Clarke, music, food, fun, Santa, and fireworks! Avondale School, Cooranbong, 4.30-9pm.
Carols at Maroba, Waratah Bring a picnic blanket and chairs! 5.30pm–8pm. 58 Edith Street.
Medowie Christmas Carnival Rides and showbags, food trucks, live entertainment and community activities, markets, Santa and carols! Ferodale Sports Complex, 4pm-9pm.
Family Fun in Hunter Street Mall Meet Santa, get a family snap in his sleigh, visit the baby animal farm and enjoy games with Ruby the Clown, plus Christmas carols and a performance by Newcastle Youth Orchestra Kids! 10am-12pm, opposite Breakaway Surf Shop.
Wallsend Carols in the Park Live entertainment from The Pretty Amazing Jono, the Solomon islander singers and The Lads! Food, drinks, a jumping castle and fireworks to top the night off. Federal Park,
Carols by the Lake, Toronto Foreshore A Christmas Fair from 11am–4pm, entertainment from
Carols in Valentine Food, entertainment and a visit from Santa! 5pm-8pm, Allambee Park.
Community Carols Mayfield Face painting, bubble soccer, bbq, camel rides and more! 5pm–8pm,
Adamstown Community Carols Markets, petting zoo, games, Santa and carols! BYO rug. 4pm–8.30pm, Henderson Park.
Lake Mac Carols A huge free event with live music by Thristy Merc and Damien Leith. Food, Santa, fireworks and a Christmas movie! 12pm–9pm, Speers Point Park.
Carols at Dobell Traditional Carols and music from local schools, the Westlake Concert Band, Stilling Street Singers, the Newcastle Army Band, a special item by the Wangi Maori Group and a host of soloists. Dobell Park, from 5pm.
Carols on the Green, Floraville Public School Bring a picnic blanket and settle in on the school's front lawn to enjoy some Christmas carols performed by students. There will be coffee, Mr Whippy, a sausage sizzle and some other snacks available. 5.45pm-8pm.
Carols by Candlelight at King Edward Park Free carnival rides, food vans, local talents Bella Voce and The Hunter Singers, and Santa! 5.30pm–9pm. Free shuttles running from King St car park.
Carols in the DOMain Bring a picnic blanket and join in the fun at St Dominic's Centre Mayfield. Sausage sizzle available, 5.30pm-7.30pm.
Carols on the Green, Windale Christmas band performing traditional and new carols, Art show, Santa, used book stall, raffles food and more. Wiripaang Public School, 4pm-9pm.
Carols Under the Stars Maryland Jumping castles, sideshow alley and Santa! 6pm–9.30pm,
New Vine Church.
Carols at Swansea Rides, food, markets, displays, carols and fireworks! 5pm-9.15pm, Chapman Oval.
Warabrook Christmas Fiesta Free juniors jumping castle, face painting and kids craft, live music, food and coffee plus more! From 10am, Grace Presbyterian Church Warabrook.
Lambton Park Carols Jumping castle, balloon animals, food vans, stalls and more! 5pm–9pm.
Northlakes Salvos Community Carols Free rides and family fun! Macquarie College Elermore Vale, 5pm–9pm.
Carols by the Lake Eleebana Stalls, bbq, entertainment and carols. 6pm-9.30pm, Croudace Bay Park.
Traditional Carols, Stockton A nativity play, Santa, traditional songs, historic pipe organ, full band, singers and a free BBQ. St Paul's Church, Stockton. 5pm–7pm.
Get a photo on Santa's Sleigh! Santa's Sleigh is back at Nobbys Lighthouse, 10am-1pm.
Christmas Movie & Lawn Party at Pelican Jumping castles, face painting and food trucks from 5pm, a visit from Santa at 6.30pm, and the Movie Arthur Christmas at sunset. Pelican RSL Club.
Christmas Carols Bonnell's Bay Food, kids activities, show bags, live music, stalls and fireworks, hosted by the Salvation Army. Corner of Station Street and Marconi Road, from 5pm.
Carols at Stockton Bowling Club Join in the fun afternoon community sports day at 4pm, or for carols from 6.30pm.
Carols by the Beach Head to Empire Park, Bar Beach with a picnic rug and family/friends to hear carols, see Santa and grab a bite to eat! 6pm–9pm.
Christmas Eve on the Lawn A celebration at St Johns Anglican Church, Cooks Hill from 5pm.
Christmas at St Andrew’s, Civic Park Newcastle A nativity play - Born is the King for the whole family at 5pm, followed by 9 Lessons and Carols.
Christmas Carols and Candy Cane Celebration New Lambton Anglican Church, 33 Regent Street. 5.30pm - Carols & Candy Canes, 8pm - Carols and Candles.