A month of Christmas celebrations in December

3 November, 2017

Christmas at the Old Bus Depot Markets

December will be a month of Christmas celebrations set to entice everyone who loves the festive season. This year, Christmas at the Old Bus Depot Markets is on both Saturdays AND Sundays throughout December – that’s 10am to 4pm on 2nd and 3rd, 9th and 10th, 16th and 17th and 23rd and 24th December – including Christmas Eve! PLUS, we have awesome Christmas entertainment booked in with Santa Claus on site at the Markets every Saturday and Sunday in December. And we’ll have our special day just for the littlies with Christmas Kids on Saturday 2nd December with a petting zoo, jumping castle, reptile show, pony rides, lots of great carnival games and fun food too. On Sunday 3rd December we’ll also have an elf show at 10.30am and 12noon which the kids will love. Head to the Markets in December for all your Christmas needs – handmade gifts, decorations, live Christmas trees, delicious Christmas food and more.  Ho Ho Ho!

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What's On

Sun 30

Sunday Markets at the Old Bus Depot

September 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Oct 07

Themed Sunday: Multicultural Sunday

October 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Market news

  • Market Entertainment: October 2018
    This October we celebrate the best of the swingin' 50's with a free taster class run by the award-winning Canberra Swing Katz on 11am for Retro Depot. Also on for the month are two performers strongly influenced by the late great Johnny Cash. It's the return of The Guitar Cases and the first performance at the Markets by Andy Nelson.
  • Canberra Swing Katz
    To celebrate the best of the swingin' 50's Swing Katz will hold a free taster class for Retro Depot this 14 October. Swing Katz is a passionate group of dancers that invites people to try swing dancing in a friendly, no-pressure environment.
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