10 Sydney Events Happening In December 2016

Choose Coach Hire In Sydney To Attend These December Events!

December is the month that plays host to Christmas and New Year’s Eve, and what better place than Sydney to visit at this time of the year? Before you check out this extensive line-up of events for the month, make sure to choose Sydney coach hire for a hassle-free ride to these event venues, especially if you are travelling in a group.

MotorWorld Sydney In Blacktown

Scheduled to be held over a period of 4 days from the 1st of December to the 4th, Motorworld Sydney is a vibrant automotive festival for motoring enthusiasts as well as family groups. The key highlight of the event is the Mega Test Fest which provides you with an option to test drive your favourite brands and compare it with other models. You can also experience live demonstrations, exciting competitions, and fun activities for children and education programs with live action!

Twilight Food Fair

The Civic Park in North Sydney awaits your presence on every Friday night in December, as you unleash your taste buds on some of the most delicious cuisines at the annual Twilight Food Fair that is anticipated to be full of live entertainment and delectable dishes. Unwind your nerves and ease yourself into the weekend with some live music and extraordinary line-up of food stalls on offer. Come along with your friends and family and don’t forget to bring your picnic rugs along with some drinks. Enjoy a wonderful evening as you treat yourself to an exquisite selection of culinary delights.

The Finders Keepers Market

Known to be one of the most unique Art and Craft market in Australia, the Finder Keepers Market is due to be held from 9th to 12th of December. The main objective of the market is to support the work of emerging designers and artists who make up more than 200 art stalls housed inside the Exhibition Hall at the Australian Technology Park. The event attracts over 10,000 people every year, and it’s a festival kind of an atmosphere with perfect blend of community spirit, live music, delicious food, art and design under one roof. You’ll be amazed to witness the unique shopping experience at this place!

Christmas at Sydney Town Hall

Tis’ the season to be jolly… and it’s the time for Christmas, the favourite event for many in December. Held at one of the most iconic buildings in Sydney, there will be a special show suited for the entire family to attend on December 20th in the evening. Be prepared to engage in a night of carol singing, Christmas readings, and much more – it’s going to be a traditional Christmas affair where the warm and fuzzy feeling keeps you believing in the magic of Christmas!

Voice Of Angel STARS

The Gondwana Choirs and the City Recital Hall invite you to attend a festive season musical event on 12th and 13th of December. A music that evokes the splendour of stars and the elegance of night will be led by Lyn Williams, highlighting the inspirational tone of the Gondwana Voices and the Sydney Children’s Choir. Experience some young and fresh voices, as more than 200 talented performers will exhibit the moving rendition of Christmas Carols.

Circus 1903 – The Golden Age of Circus

The award-winning puppeteers of War Horse in association with the biggest selling magic show will put a jaw-dropping performance together, starting on the 18th of December. Organising an exceptional puppetry show on a large scale, Circus 1903 with put the pachyderms back into the ring. The talented African elephant will lead the cast of the planet’s most dangerous acts, while the jugglers from France will put their show on display. During the course of this premier event, you’ll be taken back to the golden age of circus at the Opera House Concert Hall this December.

The Hunger Games: The Exhibition

Starting 20th of December at the International Convention Centre, this exhibition is your best chance to sneak-peak into the making of the wildly popular Hunger Games. The entire structure is split into 7 different galleries and over 1000 pieces are put on display, which mostly includes the typical costumes worn by the movie stars.

The Nutcracker: Australian Storytime Ballet

Get your little ones into their ballet pumps and tutus, as it’s time for some real ballet entertainment put on by the Australian ballet dancers. This time, one of the most famous ballet story, the Nutcracker, will take centre stage. With interactive elements and a dedicated narrator, the whole setup is made with an objective to keep the children engaged throughout the 45-minute play. With attractive costumes and sugary music, any child would be happy to engage in a ballet experience as such. This is certainly the most entertaining way to enjoy the Christmas spirit this year.

Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

This year, the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will take place on the 26th of December on the waters of the Derwent River, Storm Bay, the Tasman Sea and the Sydney Harbor. This event has been a sporting tradition for over 7 decades and continues to be played with the same spirit till this date. No other yachting event attracts as much media attention as the Rolex. The 628-nautical mile path runs from the Nielsen Park in Sydney Harbour to the finishing line in the River Derwent. Experience the thrill of this sailing ride, as you witness waters gushing beside the moving yachts!

New Year’s Eve Fireworks At Barangaroo

The end of 2016 and the arrival of New Year in Sydney is a magical combination, and you can make it even more amazing by witnessing the colourful fireworks and stunning views of the sunset, as you book your spot on the Harbour Bridge for the night of 31st December. You have a number of picnic options including food and drinks in a relaxed environment. This is the best way to secure your spot in order to avoid the rush of the masses. Family-friendly event spots are also available where alcohol is not served. Come here with your friends and family, as you welcome the New Year with both arms spread while you enjoy the fireworks from the vantage points!

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