Carols by Candlelight
Tis the season! Get in the Christmas spirit with the annual Carols by Candlelight! 🎅🎄🎁
Bring a picnic blanket, chairs, the whole family and your best singing voices to share a night of music, dancing, sparkling lights and merry tunes.
Featuring the Canning City Brass Band, Rossmoyne Community Singers, Avenue Jazz Band plus two brand new soloists singing old favourites and new additions.
Due to COVID-19 and ensuring the safety of all patrons, the City will be limiting numbers at this event to ensure physical distancing can be managed.
This requires you to register for a free ticket which allows you entry and also means the City can contact trace if required as per our COVID Event Plan.
Your ticket/s will be emailed to you which you can print or present on your phone on the event day for scanning by our friendly staff.
One ticket per person is required, though you may grab 5 at a time.
Children/babies under the age of one (1) do not require a ticket.
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𝙒𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙮𝙤𝙪'𝙡𝙡 𝙛𝙞𝙣𝙙 :
✔️ Kids craft activities
✔️ Delicious food trucks
✔️ Inflatables and family fun
✔️ Free LED candles (these are limited so bring your own if you have one!)
✔️ Santa's Helpers + Roving Entertainers
✔️ A special visit from Santa at the end of the concert!
Please bring your reusable water bottle to fill up at our water station (and coffee cup for a hot drink!)
Consider car pooling, walking or riding your bike. 🚲🚶
We would like to acknowledge the Whadjuk people of the Noongar Nation as the traditional custodians of the land and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.
What do I bring?
Bring your own picnic and beverages, or purchase something from one of the many tasty food trucks.
Free water is provided so bring along your reusable water bottle (and coffee cup!)
Chairs are allowed however larger camping style chairs are requested to be placed toward the middle & back of the Amphitheatre. This will be marked clearly with signage.
Mosquito spray and a jumper for when the breeze comes in!
When does the concert start?
The event opens at 6pm with a 6:45pm concert start. Enjoy a number of free activities before the show.
How do I get to the Civic Amphitheatre?
The Civic Amphitheatre is located behind Council offices at the corner of George Street West and 1317 Albany Highway, Cannington.
Free parking is available off George Street West and Carden Drive. Bike racks are also nearby as well as a bus stop on Albany Highway right out the front of the Council building.
Is the event accessible?
ACROD parking and accessible toilets are available as well as a viewing platform for those in wheelchairs. This will be marked clearly with signage.
We all love our fur babies and dogs are certainly permitted at the Civic Amphitheatre, however please ensure they remain on a leash at all times. We also recommend considering if your dog may get a little frightened by the loud atmosphere.
St John Ambulance will be onsite if you require medical attention.
Lost property will be collected and stored with the City Events Team. Any lost property not collected will be available at the City of Canning Civic Centre and you can ring us on Monday to see if we have your lost items.
In the event of bad weather, please check the City of Canning Facebook page where we will update you with any changes or cancellations. You can also subscribe to any updates by selecting 'Going' or 'Interested' on the Facebook event.
There will be no ATMs on site but all of our vendors have EFTPOS facilities if you are looking to purchase food and drink.
Everything onsite is FREE besides the food trucks of course! If you would like to purchase from the food trucks, they accept cash or EFTPOS.
Photography and Videography
We will have event photographers and videographers documenting the event. If you do not want your photo taken, please let the camera person know.
The City is committed to ensuring the best possible safety for event patrons, staff and suppliers at our events in relation to COVID-19. We will be implementing:
✖️ Hand Sanitizer stations
✖️ Increased cleaning and disinfection regimes for event venue with professional cleaners
✖️ Managing physical distancing between patrons during the event with COVID Safety Marshalls
✖️ Display signage throughout to remind individuals to maintain good hand hygiene and respiratory etiquette
✖️ Hands-free basins with liquid soap in toilet facilities
✖️ Reminders for volunteers and staff not to attend if they are unwell, have been in contact with a positive COVID-19 patient, are awaiting COVID-19 test results or have been instructed to self-isolate
✖️ A register of contact details for all staff, contractors and volunteers to facilitate contact tracing if required
We ask event attendees to remember to:
❗ practise physical distancing (keep at least 1.5 metres or two arms lengths from each other)
❗ practise good personal hygiene (wash hands often with soap and water, or hand sanitiser and cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue or use your elbow)
❗ stay home if unwell and if you are experiencing flu-like symptoms get tested for COVID-19
Any further questions or concerns?
Contact the City Events Team on 1300 422 664 or email@example.com