December 20

Port Lincoln Pub Choir - Christmas Edition | 7pm @ Beer Garden Brewing

Join local musicians Lisa Kuerschner and Johnny McIntyre for a hour of choir-ing at the Port Lincoln Beer Garden. Group singing and cold pints are sure to get you into the Christmas spirit while singing a contemporary song (no carols) in a three part harmony with a live backing band. No musical experience needed. Tickets are $10 + booking fees and taxes, or $15 at the door.

Tumby Bay and District Lions Club Christmas Pageant | 6pm @ District Council of Tumby Bay

The 2019 Tumby Bay Christmas Pageant is on its way! Get together as a class, business, or group with your decorated floats, bikes, motor vehicles with a cash prive of $1000 up for grabs. Local clubs will be providing food and drinks throughout the night. And don't forget the 'Traders Trail' starting at Hibble's Pharmacy and Bendigo Bank at 3pm that day.

December 21

Concert for a Cause | 4pm @ Ungarra Sporting Complex

Come along to Concert For A Cause to help raise funds to support a local family. Bring a blanket and a deck chair to relax and enjoy a night of great food, live music, stalls, auctions, and kid friendly activities. No BYO eskies or alcohol, a licensed bar will be at the venue.

Line up for the evening includes:

  • 4.00pm - Jayde Whittaker + Johnny Murray
  • 4.30pm - Joel Davies
  • 5.10pm - Joshy Willo
  • 5.50pm - Jean Proude Duo
  • 6.30pm - Kitty + Mike
  • 7.10pm - Auction Items
  • 7.30pm - Presidents Men
  • 8.10pm - Chrissy K Band
  • 8.50pm - El'Devi
  • 9.30pm - Hannahs Shack

Coffin Bay Christmas Street Party and Markets | 4pm @ Coffin Bay Community Hall

Enjoy an evening filled with food, market stalls, and music by the Port Lincoln City Band at the Coffin Bay Christmas Street Party and Markets. Activities include face painting, a visit from Santa, and a jumping castle, followed by carols on the foreshore at 8pm. No BYO eskies or alcohol, licensed bar at the venue.

December 22

Port Lincoln Racing Club - Christmas Luncheon and Family Day | 11am @ Port Lincoln Race Club

Celebrate the festive season with day at the races. The perfect event for a day filled with family and friends, or as a staff Christmas party! Along with fun for the adults, the free kids activities include a bouncy castle, face paining, lolly bags, ice creams, and access to the Little Bird Cage Area. Ticket prices are $10 for adults, $5 for concession, under 18's free.

Christmas Pageant | 11am @ Tasman Terrace

Come and join the seasonal festivities at the first Port Lincoln Christmas Pageant in fifty years. Gather your family, friends, community group, or business and create a float, or just relax and enjoy the parade. The pageant will begin in Bishop Street and will proceed down Tasman Terrace, finishing at the Town Dias near Makybe Diva, where attendees can enjoy stalls, food, and family fun as well as a visit from Santa. The event is free to enter and free to watch.

Carols in the Park | 6.30pm @ Cummins Railway Triangle

Enjoy the festive celebrations within the Cummins community at Carols in the Park. Bring along family and friends to this wonderful event filled with live entertainment, food, face painting and fireworks. Pre-show entertainment begins at 6.30pm, carols begin at 8pm with fireworks to follow. BYO chairs, picnic rugs, nibbles and refreshments. And if you're heading to Cummins for the carols, make sure to check out the Cummins Christmas Wonderland!

December 29

Southland Festival Port Lincoln | @ Beer Garden Brewing

Don't miss out on Port Lincoln's very own beer and music festival, presented by Mouthneck Productions and hosted by Beer Garden Brewing. The line up include six local acts raning in genres from rock to DJ's. Tickets are $20 and can be accessed through their facebook page.


  • Ethanol Blend
  • The Effends
  • Sunbrella
  • TUBS
  • Curious Palms
  • Big Uncle Love Bus
  • DJ Sets: Rubber Tyre Gonzo and Morning Herald

December 31

New Year Eve Fireworks and Family Fun on Foreshore | 4.30pm @ Foreshore Lawns

Enjoy the New Years Eve fireworks on the Port Lincoln Foreshore. Bring your friends and family for some free fun and activities. Enjoy the sunset and wait for the fireworks at 9.30pm and midnight. BYO chairs, rugs, picnics. Dry Zone applies.

Port Lincoln Racing Club - New Years Eve Twilight and Family Meet | 1pm @ Port Lincoln Race Course

Finish up your year in style at Port Lincoln Racing Club's New Year's Eve, Twilight Race Meet. Enjoy a fabulous afternoon of action packed racing, live music on the lawns and track side hospitality. Kicking off Sunday afternoon, head down to the beautiful Ravendale Racecourse in your summer best, or feel free to take a more casual approach to race wear. Highlights of the day will include BBQ tea, picnic hampers, Pimm's bar, and live horse racing with loads activities for the kids too. Adult tickets $15,Concession tickets $5, and children under 18 free.

January 4

Beach, Arts, Music, Markets (BAMM) Coffin Bay | 4pm @ Coffin Bay Foreshore

Come and enjoy the beautiful Coffin Bay foreshore while walking through our beach, arts, and music markets. Find a bargain, a gift, or something special for yourself. Grab a feed and a cool drink from the yacht club or a German hotdog, sausage sizzle, chicken/gravy roll and can of drink from our Progress Association food stand. Stall holders may register their interest through the Facebook event. We are looking for local artists, to display their paintings and artwork for sale. We are looking for local gardeners, to bring their produce and potted plants for sale.We are looking for interesting and funky stalls. How creative can you be?Preference given to handmade stall items

January 5

Show and Shine | 9am @ Foreshore Lawns

Lincoln Auto Club members are presenting the 2020 Show and Shine on the Port Lincoln foreshore. Entertainment at the event will include live rock and roll music and rockabilly dancing, as well as catering, refreshments, and coffee available. The clubs major showcase will be open to the public free of charge.

January 12

Port Lincoln Racing Club - Sunday Family Fun Day | 11am @ Port Lincoln Racecourse

Calling all families, get on down to the racecourse as we have a fun filled day of action for you and the family. This is a day of fun activities you do not want to miss out on. There will be lolly bags, ice cream, face painting, and bouncy castles all for free. You can also check out the Australian critters from Wild On Eyre for a gold coin donation going to the Ronald McDonald House. There will also be games, puzzles, colouring in, TV and a quite space to play on the iPad - device charging available. Parents can enjoy a full car, canteen, and betting facilities. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for concession, and under eighteen free.

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