Meet Santa on the beach and watch a fun community parade, shop around our seaside market for your Christmas gifts while some great entertainment happens and Santa meets the kids in his grotto.

We have a huge array of arts, crafts, giftware and delicious food, a bouncy castle for the littlies and free face painting.

  • Market runs from 10am to 2pm.
  • Meet Santa as he arrives by boat on New Brighton Beach at 10:15am.
  • Parade begins at 10.30am on the corner of Marine Parade and Hawke Street.
  • Concert begins after the Parade.
  • Santa's grotto opens at around 11:30am.