‘Tis the season to spread holiday cheer! Celebrate this festive season in style with an array of exciting events and activities close to Aspect.
Here are some of the best Christmas events taking place in the City of Whittlesea this year.
City of Whittlesea Carols by Candlelight
Fa-la-la-la-la! Dust off your Santa hat, warm up your carolling voice and get ready to sing the night away at the City of Whittlesea Carols by Candlelight.
Taking place at Civic terrace Lawns on Friday 15 December from 6-9pm, the event will be packed with fun activities for the whole family including face painting, arts and crafts, roving performances, market stalls, carol singing and a special visit from Santa himself!
Enjoy a spectacular performance of traditional carols by the Diamond Valley Brass Band and Community Carols Choir. Be sure to bring along a picnic blanket to sit on as you enjoy the show.
AUSLAN interpreters will be present to ensure everyone can join in on the fun.
Learn more about the event here.
Santa Photos at Westfield Plenty Valley
Create a lasting Christmas memory by booking in for a photo with Santa. Westfield Plenty Valley offers Santa photos for children and families, and your beloved furry family members can take part too!
Sensitive sessions can be booked for children who require a sensory-friendly environment.
Sessions fill up quickly, so book in early to secure your spot.
Stardust Way Christmas Lights
Embrace the excitement of the festive season with a visit to the sparkling Christmas lights at 10 Stardust Way, Wollert.
The dazzling display is on from 8pm-midnight every day. And the best part? It's just a 10-minute drive from Aspect!
Click here to learn more.
Whittlesea Monday Market
Support local artisans and businesses as you find unique Christmas gifts and decorations at the Whittlesea Monday Market, open every Monday from 8am-1pm.
From fresh produce and baked goods to scented soy candles and decorative trinkets, there’s no better place to collect everything you need for your festivities.
Christmas Tree Extravaganza
Step into an enchanting Christmas wonderland in the heart of Whittlesea at the Christmas Tree Extravaganza, taking place from 8 December - 23 December.
With over 50 Christmas Trees on display, appearances from Santa and magical photo backdrops, it’s a great day out for the whole family.
A gold coin donation is required upon entry.
Learn more here.
Whittlesea Christmas Festival
Embrace the magic of Christmas at the Whittlesea Christmas Festival, taking place at the Whittlesea Showgrounds on Saturday 16 December from 4-9pm.
Grab something to eat at one of the food trucks and tick off the last of your Christmas shopping at the wide variety of market stalls before sitting down to enjoy the 7pm carols.
Click here to learn more.
However you choose to celebrate this December, the team at Aspect wish you and your family a merry and magical Christmas season.