The Spirit of Christmas

Friday 8 December 2017

Come and celebrate the Spirit of Christmas with us in Lockhart's Town Centre at 5.30 pm on 8 December 2017.

This special, late night trading event starts at 5.30pm and includes hand delivered letters from Santa to those children who leave a letter in the special North Pole post box in Lockhart Newsagency by 6th December. There will be a children's parade, everyone is welcome to join in and are encouraged to dress up in the Christmas Spirit - red, green, tinsel, antlers, whatever takes your fancy! 

-  Children's Christmas Parade. All children are welcome to join the Christmas Parade. Please meet outside Lockhart Community Bank in Matthew Street by 5.50pm. 

-  Prize for Best Christmas Costume for children. $20 first prize, $10 highly commendable.

-  Santa and his dashing Fire Truck Sleigh

-  Santa Letters by the Christmas Tree

-  Cheeky Elves and Christmas Lollies

-  A special one off appearance by Lockhart 'Busking' Band

-  Best Decorated Shop Window

-  BBQ

-  Hot Dogs, Donuts, Cakes and Popcorn

-  Christmas Hamper Raffle

-  Late Night Shopping

-  Shop the Spirit and Win Draw - Winner takes all!



Letters to Santa:
Leave a letter in the Santa Post Box at Lockhart Newsagency by 4 December to receive a hand delivered letter from Santa at the Spirit of Christmas event.

Christmas Parade:
Anyone wanting to join the Christmas Parade, meet outside Lockhart Community Bank in Matthew Street by 5.50pm. Dress up in the Christmas Spirit - red, green, tinsel, antlers, whatever takes your fancy!

Christmas Tree:
There will be a Christmas Tree located in the main street, feel free to add to the Christmas decorations on the tree! This beautiful tree was made for the town by Joe Dowdle, a very big thank you to Joe for his contribution.

Christmas Lights Display:
This is a great night to view the Christmas lights throughout the town. The Best Christmas Lights Display is on again this year, all houses are automatically entered with judging to take place in mid December so get decorating.

Best Shop Window:
All shop front businesses will be automatically entered into the Best Decorated Shop Window competition. Judging will be in mid December, why not take a stroll down the street and view the efforts!