Greater Dandenong Carols is a free family-friendly event to start and celebrate the Christmas season with our local community.
New for 2023, Harmony Square will be transformed into a wonderful Christmas Market from 3pm with plenty of festive food and Christmas crafts. The Christmas Carol singalong will begin from 6pm with a variety of amazing performers.
Date: Friday 1 December
Time: 3pm – 9pm
Cost: Free entry
Venue: Harmony Square, 225 Lonsdale Street, Dandenong
The Carols program will be hosted by Chanel Olive Thomas and will get underway with some pre-show entertainment from 5pm before the Main program begins at 6pm.
|5.15pm||Dandenong Primary School|
|5.30pm||Greater Dandenong Library Services - Christmas Story Time|
|6pm||Welcome to Country|
|6.05pm||Opening Speech - Mayor Cr. Lana Formoso|
|6.15pm||Lighthouse Christian Church|
|6.50pm||Melbourne Ballet School|
|7.05pm||The City of Greater Dandenong Band|
|7.15pm||One Voice Community Choir|
|8pm||Southern Voices Choir|
|8.20pm||Mary Ann Van Der Horst|
|8.45pm||Santa Claus and the City of Greater Dandenong Band|
Kids Activities and Entertainment
- Christmas Coloring-in activity
- Festive Arts and Crafts
- AFL Victoria - Come and Try activity
- Giant Candy Canes roving the event (from 6pm)
- Meet, greet and photo opportunity with the REAL SANTA! (from 5pm)
- City of Greater Dandenong Horticulture Information and Activity
- Facepainting (paid for activity)
Wander around our mini-Christmas market and try out some delicious treats or get a head start on your Christmas shopping at our Craft Stalls.
- Custom Vinyl
- Glow Up Party
- Chilli Express
- Cyclone Tattie's
- Ice Cream Van
- Dutch Pancakes