From 1-24 December across The City and surrounds, Christmas in Brisbane features an exciting program of free and festive events for all ages.

Event Information
Where King George Square, Brisbane
When December 01 - December 24, 2023

From dazzling light shows to carols and tiny doors, there is something sure to delight the whole family. All set under Brisbane’s warm, summer sky.

A standout event during Brisbane’s annual festive celebrations is approaching—the Lord Mayor’s Lighting of the Christmas Tree, proudly presented by The Lott by Golden Casket.

The festivities will include live musical performances of cherished Christmas tunes, including a special performance by Dami Im, as Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner illuminates the impressive 22-metre tree- marking the beginning of the Christmas festivities in Brisbane!

The festivities kick-off from 6:20pm on Friday 1 December – get in early and plan your visit here. The Christmas Tree will remain in King George Square, providing an opportunity for everyone to snap photos and enjoy the festive season in The City.

Get ready to be captivated by the magical charm of Christmas at The Lott by Golden Casket City Hall Lights. Brisbane’s iconic City Hall will transform into a lively canvas of stunning visuals and sounds for the whole family to enjoy.

This free show runs from 7:30pm to midnight daily, from 8-24 December.