Festive event program & frequently asked questions


Posted on 08 Nov 2019

Christmas Lights, Festive Nights

13 December to 22 December, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm each night

Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga

Event details

There will be food trucks at the event, but you are welcome to bring your own picnic from home or from the Adelaide Central Market and Central Market Arcade just across the road.

Four to five food trucks will be available at the event each night. View the program to see which food trucks will be attending. 

Please note this is an alcohol-free event.

Christmas markets will be at the event on Saturday and Sundays. 

Each weekend will have a different mix of stalls. View the program to see which stalls will be attending.

Thanks to Artisans of Adelaide for their assistance arranging these fantastic stallholders.

  • Friday December 20, 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
    The Grinch (2018)

Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga is wheelchair accessible.

Guide dogs and assistance dogs are welcome.

Dogs are not allowed at the event. However, guide dogs and assistance dogs are welcome.

Find convenient parking at UPark Grote or Topham from $8.

Details and book

Lights switch on from 8:00 pm each night and off again at 2:30 am.

The tree will be turned off permenantly from the 6 Jan 2020 and tree is dismantled on the 11 Jan 2020.

Day to day event program

Food trucks:

Live entertainment:

Christmas film:

  • The Grinch (2018), 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm

    Food trucks:

    Live entertainment:

    Market Stalls:

    • Sweet Little Succulent Pots
    • Goodie’s Kitchen Garden
    • Primrose Hill Set Candles
    • Thurston and Lovey
    • Simonne Joyce Art
    • Luc, Izzy and the Bear
    • Lorenza Jewellery
    • Wa Creations
    • Coequa
    • Ear Art by Renate
    • Westside Henna
    • Kaz Vintage
    • Shaker and Co
    • Brewed by Belinda
    • Totally Vegan by Charlie

    Food trucks:

    Live entertainment:

    Market Stalls:

    • Sweet Little Succulent Pots
    • Goodie’s Kitchen Garden
    • Primrose Hill Set Candles
    • Thurston and Lovey
    • Simonne Joyce Art
    • Luc, Izzy and the Bear
    • Lorenza Jewellery
    • Wa Creations
    • Coequa
    • Ear Art by Renate
    • Westside Henna
    • Kaz Vintage
    • Shaker and Co
    • Brewed by Belinda
    • Totally Vegan by Charlie

    All city Christmas events

    For convenient parking this festive season, UPark has you covered.

    Get your $8 flat rate parking at scheduled times across nine convenient city locations, with five carparks open on Christmas Day.

    Park for free for stays under 60 minutes at UPark Central Market (on any declared Market trading day over the festive season). Excludes nights, Sundays & Public Holidays.

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