Carols in Bicentennial Park
There will be plenty on the night for the kids to enjoy with jumping castles, games, balloons and a special segment of songs just for them, as well as a variety of food stalls. This year's bucket walk appeal will continue to provide support in the drought with all donations going towards the Anglican Aid drought relief appeal.
When: Saturday, December 7
Time: Main program commences @7:30pm
Carols on the Oval - Kootingal
Bring a rug or a chair to claim your spot on the oval.
There will be kids activities including jumping castles, a climbing wall, balloons and more as well as a choice of food vendors. Have a picnic on the oval to begin celebrating the Christmas season with family and friends. And Santa will drop in for a visit. All this for a Gold Coin donation.
When: Saturday, December 7
Time: Gates open @6pm Carols start from 8pm
Where: Kootingal Oval
Community Christmas Carols at Moonby House
Where: Moonby House, Churchill Drive Kootingal
When: Friday, 6 December
Kootingal Lions Club Sausage Sizzle from 6pm
Carols and entertainment from 7pm
A great family night with the local community. RSL Brass Brand. Local School presentations.
Wet weather plan: same time and same fun at Kootingal PS Hall, Denman Avenue.
Presented by the Combined Churches of Kootingal and Moonbi.
Christmas Carols by Candlelight in Quirindi
Christmas Carols by Candlelight in Quirindi will be held on Sunday, December 8 at the Quirindi Rural Heritage Village where locals can set-up chairs and picnic rugs for an evening of music under the stars.
The hungry hordes can snap up a free sausage sanga from 6.30pm and the carols will follow at 7.30pm.
Highlights for kids include rides on the miniature trains, a puppet show and lollies.
The annual event will be hosted by the Quirindi Ministers Fraternal and led by Harvest Church.
Christmas shopping done and dusted
Tamworth regional Craft Centre Christmas markets
When: Saturday 7 December
Time: 8am-1pm109 Peel st, Tamworth opposite Northgate at the roundabout
Singalong with the 'PUPs' Ukulele Band from 9:30am
Family Workshops - Trim-A-Tree, Make a Christmas card
Inside cafe open from breakfast
Free gifts for the early birds
Outside many well stocked stalls with unique pieces for someone special and most likely handmade at the shed.
Light up Loomberah
What: Light Up Loomberah Rural Christmas Mailbox and Gate Competition 2019
Complete the entry form and decorate your gate, mailbox or entry for a chance to win fabulous prizes.
- Best decorated mailbox
- Best gate or entry display
- Funniest Christmas display
- Best 'Upcycled/Recycled' Christmas display
There will be additional prizes for the first 20 decorated entries.
Decorations must be up by Sunday, December 8, and the winners will be presented with their prize on Sunday, December 15, at Loomberah Carols.
Entry is free, with cash prizes, vouchers, hampers and more to be won.
Forms are available from 'Loomberah War Memorial Hall' Facebook page, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Liz 0429 232106.
Lock it in - Christmas movie night
When: Saturday, December 21
Where: Salvation Army, Goonoo Goonoo Rd Tamworth
The Salvo's Christmas Outdoor Movie Night will begin at 7pm with a free sausage sizzle and activities.
At 8pm, when it is dark, the family Christmas movie will begin on the large outdoor screen.
In the event of unsuitable weather festivities will head indoors to the Function Hall.
Every person attending needs to bring their own chair and insect repellent.
Bookings are not required. Any questions can be directed to the church office.