Carols FAQs

Join us for this year’s festive celebration, Carols in the Park. Find out all you need to know about our Carols event.

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When is the event?

Saturday 14 December 2019
5.30pm to 8.15pm

Ticket price

This is a free event for all to enjoy!

What is the entertainment?

Main stage entertainment is Anthony Callea, Melbourne Gospel choir and the Pevan and Sarah Christmas show. There is also a special guest in red and white for a merry evening of entertainment.

What should I bring?

As Carols takes place in an open spaced park feel free to bring your pet, rugs, seating and picnic equipment. Please be aware of weather and bring sun protection or wet weather gear.

Where can I sit?

Carols takes place in an open spaced park so please feel free to bring rugs, seating or picnic blankets.

Is the event accessible?

Council tries to ensure that all events are accessible. To ascertain specific information, contact our event team directly on 9524 3333 or email

Traffic closures and parking

No there’s no changes to normal traffic conditions.

Food, drinks and smoking

Yes there will be a selection of different food and drink to purchase on the evening.

Smoking is banned at all Council events.

Will there be a songbook available on the night?

There won’t be a printed version of the songbook available this year however a downloadable version will be available in the week leading up to the event, so you can either print your own or read from your smart device on the night.

Medical help and lost children

St John Ambulance staff are on site at all events. If you lose your child, please alert a member of our event team or security personnel. All our event staff are trained in lost child procedures.

Can I bring my dog?

Yes, dogs are welcome at Carols in the Parkas long as they are on a leash at all times.

Can I run a stall or volunteer?

Many Glen Eira events don't have room for stalls, but you can ask about a particular event by emailing

If you're interested in volunteering at any Glen Eira event, contact us on 9524 3333 or email

What if it’s raining?

We will decide whether to cancel an event on the day. Keep an eye on our social media for up to date information.

How do I contact Council's events team?

Contact our events team on 9524 3333 or