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Mayor’s Christmas Carols presented by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast

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Sing along to your favourite Christmas tunes at the Mayor’s Christmas Carols on 2 December at the Broadwater Parklands (main stage).

Regarded as the premier Christmas event on the Gold Coast, the Mayor’s Christmas Carols promises an impressive line-up of musical talent and fun and games for everybody. Presented by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast, the night will be headlined by singing superstars – to be announced in the coming weeks.

Support acts include: the Paradise Kids Choir featuring Luke Harrison, Petrina Zaphir, Candice Dianna, The Lamplights and Swing Central.

This free family-friendly event is hosted by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast Ambassador Shelley Craft and Galey, Mal and Moyra from 102.9 Hot Tomato. The night will also boast a bunch of delicious food vendors, a special Smurfs Christmas show for the little ones, and of course an appearance by Santa Claus himself. Interactive kids’ fun commences at 2pm.

At the end of the evening, a spectacular fireworks display will light up the night sky.

There is no better way to enjoy a merry Christmas on the Gold Coast than under the stars at the Mayor’s Christmas Carols!

The event is proudly supported by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast, 102.9 Hot Tomato and Nine News Gold Coast.

Catch the G:link to Broadwater Parklands or make your journey active and walk, ride, scoot or skate to the event.

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From: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Saturday, 2 December 2017
To: Saturday, 2 December 2017


Broadwater Parklands, Marine Parade, Southport






City Events


City of Gold Coast


07 5581 7539