Things to do over Summer
- Friday 14 Dec 2018
What’s on in Whittlesea in November
There is always something happening at the City of Whittlesea. This tight-knit community offers plenty of fun activities all year round. See below our top picks of the events happening over summer:
WHITTLESEA CRUISE NIGHT
Date: Friday 7th December
Location: Church St, Whittlesea
Show off your 4-step jive to the rock ‘n’ roll band, or simply hang loose and enjoy the evening at the Whittlesea Cruise Night. https://www.whittlesea.vic.gov.au/events-recreation/things-to-see-and-do/cultural-heritage/whittlesea-cruise-night/
CITY OF WHITTLESEA CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT
Date: Friday 14th December
Location: City of Whittlesea Civic Centre, Terrace Lawns, 25 Ferres Blvd, South Morang.
The Community Carols choir and the Diamond Valley Brass Band will be performing. Enjoy free face painting, art workshops and other acts drawn from the Whittlesea community. Come say hello to the Lyndarum North team and get yourself a coffee and LED candle.
WALK THROUGH BETHLEHEM DISPLAY
Date: Friday 21st - Sunday 23rd December
Time: 7.30pm - Midnight each day
Cost: Between $2-$5
Location: St Peter’s Primary School, Wedge St, Epping.
A beautiful historic display, detailing life in Bethlehem at the time of Jesus’ birth. A historic and wondrous story brought to life, this event will be educational for the kids and a treasure for the adults. https://www.whittlesea.vic.gov.au/events-recreation/things-to-see-and-do/events/walk-through-bethlehem-display/
WOWZA COMEDY & MUSIC SPECTACULAR
Date: Saturday 22nd December
Time: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
Cost: Between $20 - $100 depending on ticket admission
Location: Epping Recreation Reserve, Park St, Epping.
This festival is one of Whittlesea’s best Christmas celebrations not to be missed! The Wowza Comedy & Music Christmas Spectacular is fun for the whole family with entertainment from comedians and performers. There will also be performances from this year’s The Voice contestants, as well as our own local talent.
AUSTRALIA DAY 2019
Date: Saturday 26th January 2019
Location: City of Whittlesea Civic Centre, 25 Ferres Boulevard, South Morang.
With food and market stalls galore, come along to our fun-filled Australia Day event! The evening will be filled with music and entertainment and even an amazing firework display at the end of the night. https://www.whittlesea.vic.gov.au/events-recreation/things-to-see-and-do/events/australia-day/
MEDICINAL HERB WORKSHOPS
Date: Wednesday, 27th February 2019
Location: Whittlesea Community Activity Centre, 57-61 Laurel Street, Whittlesea
Learn how to use medicinal herbs, most of which can be grown locally and maintained in a home garden. It's also a great chance to network with your community gardeners. Bring along your home-grown herbs and veggies to share. https://www.whittlesea.vic.gov.au/events-recreation/things-to-see-and-do/events/medicinal-herbs-workshop/
For a full list of What's on in the City of Whittlesea during the summer months, check out their events & festival page HERE.