Another busy weekend of activities on the Peninsula! The silly season is officially upon us with markets and Christmas festivities adorning our calendars! Check out what’s on near you, load the kids into the car and support these great local events!
THURSDAY 1ST DECEMBER
TWILIGHT NIGHTS AT THE CHRISTMAS TREE FARM
You can now experience the weekend fun of the Christmas Tree Farm in Moorooduc on a Thursday night! Ride the tractor (weather dependant), choose a tree, visit the decorations shop, grab a coffee and enjoy the CFA BBQ with a cold drink. Best of all visit Santa and pop your letter to Santa in our mail box!
1680 Stumpy Gully Road, Moorooduc
4:00pm – 7:00pm (Gates Close 8:00pm)
FRIDAY 2ND DECEMBER
WELLS STREET TWILIGHT MARKET
Frankston’s Wells Street Christmas Twilight Market. Bring the whole family down to join in the fun and festivities for a Christmas themed makers market. Meet some visitors from the North Pole and enjoy the family friendly atmosphere with live music, free face painting and delicious street food.
Wells Street, Frankston
4:00pm – 9:00pm
This Friday – Ferris Buellers Day Off! No Tickets! Simply book a table (number below) The bar will open from 7pm with movie beginning at dusk.
ARTHURS SEAT EAGLE – GRAND OPENING!
Be amongst the first to journey high over the State Park this Saturday at the much anticipated Grand Opening of the Arthurs Seat Eagle! They have two days packed with family fun and festivities for you to enjoy! Loads of free entertainment and the weather is looking good!
795 Arthurs Seat Rd, Arthurs Seat
Saturday – 10:30am onwards
Sunday – 10:00am onwards
PANCAKES WITH SANTA AT THE BIG GOOSE
Santa is coming to The Big Goose- On Saturday the 3rd, 10th and 17th of December, Santa will be enjoying scrumptious pancakes with all the children who are not on his naughty list! Entry includes exclusive early entry to The Big Goose, Pancake breakfast and a photo with Santa plus a full day of fun!
233 Mornington-Tyabb Rd, Moorooduc
MORNINGTON CAROLS IN THE PARK
The annual Mornington Carols in the park returns to Mornington Park on Sunday and everyone is invited to join the fun. Mornington Carols in the park is a free event for the whole family with kids entertainment, prizes, giveaways, free entertainment and, of course, Santa! This year’s program includes the ever popular “Story Time” and special Children’s entertainers to delight the little ones.
Schnapper Point Drive, Mornington
5:30pm – 8:00pm
SUNDAY 4TH DECEMBER
FRANKSTON DOLPHINS BIG KICK
Get down to Frankston Park on Sunday to join in on all the family friendly activities, celebrating the Frankston Football Club. Sausage sizzle, fruit, drinks, coffee, etc. from Dolphins Canteen, Toy Story Jumping Castle & Face Painting, Kicking competition & PRIZES – (adults welcome, kids enter free) Photo booth fun – have your photo taken with a VFL/AFL legend, Entertainment, music, ‘legend’ interviews, auctions, competitions etc, ‘Syked-For-Sport’ football clinic for the young & young at heart, AFL Development Team football games and challenges.
Frankston Football Club, Plowman Place, Frankston
10:00am – Family Friendly ‘Kick to Kick’ (BYO Football)
11:00am – Be a Part of History’ – the BIG KICK group photo
11:30am – 2 hour FESTIVAL OF FOOTBALL
MORNINGTON RAILWAY – CHRISTMAS SPECIAL
SANTA SPECIAL Heritage steam train trips from Moorooduc to Mornington. Trains will run with very special passenger Santa Claus on all trains.
460 Moorooduc Highway, Moorooduc
Departs Moorooduc: 11:00am, 12:15pm, 1:45pm, 3:00pm
EVIEW GROUP MORNINGTON PENINSULA FAMILY FUN DAY
Eview Group Mornington Peninsula are holding their annual Family Fun Day event at Mornington Park and everyone is invited! Free admission, free kids ride and activities, free live entertainment. Bring your picnic rug, chair and picnic lunch. There will also be a raffle to win a new Mazda MX-5.
Mornington Park, Esplanade, Mornington (Beach end of Main St)
11:00am – 3:00pm
Pics – Event Facebook Pages & Google Images