November 27, 2018
Fun ways to celebrate Christmas in Elsternwick Village
The magical Christmas spirit isn’t hard to find, if you know where to look. And this festive season, Elsternwick Village comes alive with the magic of Christmas.
Local traders, family-run businesses that have been in the area for generations, and community members have banded together to create a wonderful Christmas experience in the shopping precinct.
Here are some fun ways to experience the joy of Christmas in Elsternwick Village.
Meet Santa Claus
It’s his busiest time of year, but the big man himself would never miss his annual visit to meet the people of Elsternwick Village.
This year Santa, his elf, and a musical friend will be dropping by Elsternwick Village from 11am – 2pm on December 15, 16, 21, 22 and 23.
Be sure to pop down to the precinct on these days so you don’t miss the chance to secure your place on the Nice List and give Santa a few hints about what you’d like to see in your stocking this year.
Mark yourself as ‘going’ on our Facebook event page to receive reminders of dates and times.
Admire the decorations
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Elsternwick Village.
Nothing stirs the festive spirit more than watching your favourite precinct come alive with the colours and decorations of the festive season.
Elsternwick Village is renowned for its elaborate street decorations including festive wreaths, lights and the glittering stars atop every pole. Even the bins are touched with the festive feels.
Who’ll be the first in your family to find all of the oversized Christmas figures?
There are huge toy soldiers, giant presents and Christmas trees waiting to be found at different locations around the precinct.
Snap up a Christmas bargain
Elsternwick Village has a store for every Christmas gift on your list and, as our gift to you, in the lead up to Christmas, stores around the precinct will be running special Christmas sales and promotions.
Our speciality and family-run stores are great places to pick up personal and unique gifts, and shopping at these stores supports the local businesses.
See in store for details or visit our promotions page to see where the bargains can be found.
Enjoy a Christmas catch-up
The real spirit of Christmas is experienced by spending time with the people you love.
Make sure you find time this silly season to catch up with friends over coffee at one of Elsternwick Village’s stylish cafes, or gather with your loved ones for a meal at one of Elsternwick’s welcoming restaurants.