As the Southern Highlands Festival of Lights 2023 casts its enchanting glow over our community, we are filled with immense gratitude for those who have played a pivotal role in turning this dream into a reality.
This year’s festival, a collaborative effort by Business Southern Highlands, Wingecarribee Shire Council, Destination Southern Highlands, and The Southern Highlands Community Foundation, has been a spectacular success. Their support has been crucial in making the festival a centerpiece of cultural celebration and community engagement.
The support from our sponsors has been nothing short of amazing. Their commitment to promoting community spirit and local culture has enabled us to offer an array of engaging events throughout December, each designed to showcase the unique essence of the Southern Highlands.
Our festival’s calendar is brimming with exciting events:
- Friday 1st December: Flick the Switch (6.30pm – 8pm)
- Saturday 2nd December: Angels In Our Town Parade and Concert (7pm – Parade, 8pm – Concert)
- Thursday 7th December: Christmas Night Markets (5pm – 10pm)
- Friday 8th December to Sunday 10th December: Southern Highlands Food & Wine Festival (Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-4pm) Buy Tickets
- Thursday 14th December: Southern Highlands’ Family Carols (7pm – 9pm)
- Friday 15th December: A Celebration of Light (5pm – 10pm)
- Saturday 16th December: Bop Till You Drop (6pm-8pm – Kids, 8pm – 10pm – Teens)
- Saturday 16th December to Sunday 24th December: Santa’s Grotto (Daily)
- Sunday 31st December: Highland FM 100% Home Grown NYE Countdown Concert (7pm – 12.30am) Buy Tickets
We express our deepest thanks to each sponsor, partner, and volunteer for their invaluable contributions. Your support has not only lit up the holiday season but also deepened our community connections.
As we continue to revel in the festival’s delights, we encourage everyone to participate in these festivities and immerse themselves in the magic of the Southern Highlands. Let’s make this festival a time to remember, filled with joy, unity, and the spirit of togetherness.
Thank you once again to all who have supported the Southern Highlands Festival of Lights 2023. Your efforts have truly made a difference, and we eagerly anticipate many more years of bringing light and joy to our community.