Community Christmas Celebrations

Celebrate the festive season at the City of Ryde with the:

Christmas Lights Competition

Register your house or business in the Christmas Lights Competition and Council will promote your location so the community can share in your spirit of Christmas. This year there is a $3,000 prize pool in the following categories:

Best Decorated House

1st Place $500
2nd Place $300
3rd Place $200
There will also be 'Best Street Award' (Minimum of 5 houses within the street to qualify for nomination) 

Best Decorated Business

1st Place $500
2nd Place $300
3rd Place $200

There will also be a cash prize of $300 for 'People's Choice Award' (in the best decorated house category)

The first 25 people to register their house / business will receive a $20 gift voucher.

More information on how to enter and terms and conditions will be available soon.

Registrations open Monday 26 October 2015
Registrations close Monday 30 November 2015
Judging Monday 7 December 2015
Winners will be announced Monday 14 December 2015

Rotary Carols on the Common

Date: Sunday 21 December
Place: North Ryde Common
Time: From 5.30pm

The Rotary Carols on the Common is one of the largest carols events in Sydney. There will be entertainment for all ages and appearances from well known performers and public figures. The evening finishes off with a spectacular fireworks display over the North Ryde Common. 

Community Christmas Celebration

Fun and goodwill aplenty and everyone is invited. All the usual festive traditions will be there to enjoy including sausage sizzles, on stage entertainment for all ages and the opportunity to meet Santa.

Christmas in the Plaza

Join in City of Ryde's annual Christmas in the Eastwood Plaza, featuring dance performances, live music and Christmas movie screenings!

Invite your family and friends to come along and share in celebrating the Christmas season, and perhaps grab a bite to eat at one of the many local cafes or restaurants also located within the Plaza.


Page Last Updated: 4 November 2014

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