Enjoy the festive season in Elsternwick Village

Enjoy the festive season in Elsternwick Village

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and there are plenty of ways you can enjoy the festive season in Elsternwick Village.

From the beautiful decorations adorning the shopping village to Santa’s annual visit, there’s festive fun for everyone.

Elsternwick Village is the ideal place to get all your festive shopping done, whether you need fresh groceries for your family feast or you’re looking for that perfect gift for someone special.

Here are some wonderful ways to enjoy the holidays in Elsternwick Village.

Enjoy the festive season in Elsternwick Village

See Santa at our festive celebrations

It wouldn’t be Christmas without the jolly man himself. Santa will visit Elsternwick Village to wish you and your family a very merry Christmas.

Spot Santa and his musical friends on a red fire truck as they travel up and down Glen Huntly Rd to spread the festive cheer. Give them a wave while doing your shopping!

Santa will be aboard a bright red fire truck and accompanied by a jolly crew of musicians and entertainers, so you won’t miss him!

Be sure to pop down to Elsternwick Village to see Santa and get into the festive spirit.


Date: Saturday, December 11

Time: 11am – 2pm

Place: Glen Huntly Rd, Elsternwick

Celebrate Chanukah

Whatever you need for your Chanukah celebrations this year, you’ll be able to find it at Elsternwick Village.

If you’re looking for presents for your loved ones, head to Ruby’s Gifts. They specialise in Judaica gifts and homewares and can help you to choose from their range of jewellery, accessories, kitchenware, candlesticks, and more.

Preparing a huge feast for the whole family? You can find groceries, wine and fresh produce at Kosher Kingdom, while Aviv Cakes & Bagels offers delectable pastries and cakes, and Glazed Gluten Free Patisserie will cater to anyone in the family that needs gluten free options.

Festive decorations Elsternwick Village
Festive decorations Elsternwick Village

Admire the festive decorations

Take in the beautiful views while you’re doing your end-of-year shopping with Elsternwick Village’s huge array of festive decorations.

This year, the streets have once again been decked out with festive wreaths, garlands, and twinkling lights, with Christmas trees, huge toy soldiers, giant presents, and candles also sprinkled throughout the precinct.

Don’t forget to check out the newest addition to the splendour: three giant menorah, shining brightly upon all those who pass.

Head down to Elsternwick Village with your friends and family to stroll through the beautifully adorned precinct and admire the festive spectacle.

Festive decorations Elsternwick Village

Do your festive shopping

Elsternwick Village is home to more than 200 businesses, including speciality, independent, and family-run shops where you can find unique gifts for everyone on your list.

With shops and boutiques specialising in fashion, beauty, accessories, homewares, sports and leisure, entertainment, and toys, you have a range of options.

By shopping local at Elsternwick Village, you’ll support local businesses and help the community to thrive.

See our promotions page for festive season sales and promotions on offer from Elsternwick Village traders.

Enjoy a festive catch-up

The festive season is all about catching up loved ones and Elsternwick Village is the perfect place to reunite with friends and family to shop and chat, or share a delicious meal.

Catch up with friends over breakfast or coffee at one of the one of the shopping precinct’s cafes, or enjoy a dinner at one of the many great restaurants.

Whichever way you celebrate the holiday season, make it festive and fun with your loved ones at Elsternwick Village.

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