Sunday 18 December 2016
The 2016 official Your Habitat City of Hobart Carols by Candlelight is coming to the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens this year
From the littlest audience member, watching Santa’s arrival with wide-eyed wonder to parents and grandparents singing along to Silent Night, the Your Habitat City of Hobart Carols by Candlelight will create a magical night of celebration for every member of the family.
The Gates will open from 5pm and with pre-show entertainment from 5:30pm, the Gardens become the ideal spot for a family picnic. A range of food vans will be on site, there are great views of the stage with Carols by Candlelight commencing at 8pm.
Your Habitat City of Hobart Carols by Candlelight is hosted by Australia's favourite kids TV star JIMMY GIGGLE, who will be joined by a variety of fantastic performers, plus a large choir to make a spectacular evening that is sure to appeal to everyone. It’s even rumoured that the big man in red may make a special appearance!
Join in the celebration and help raise funds for the Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation!
GATES OPEN 5PM
PRE-SHOW ENTERTAINMENT 5:30-7:30PM
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Tickets to the official Your Habitat City of Hobart Carols by Candlelight have NOW SOLD OUT.
Please register for the waiting list here. please do not contact the Council, ExitLeft or Your Habitat as the allocation has been exhausted.
Help support Carols with a Sponsorship!
Help support Carols with a Sponsorship! Sponsorships are the perfect way to support the Carols and enjoy a fantastic night! Small community and larger scale business sponsorships are available with a variety of benefits including name recognition, social media coverage, complimentary programs and a VIP experience for your guests!
We can even tailor make a sponsorship to suit you. Sponsorships start from just $380. Let our team talk to you about what we can offer. For full details email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 6223 1002.
SHOW YOUR WRISTBAND AT YOUR HABITAT AND SAVE!
Your Habitat is proud to be a naming rights sponsor of the Carols for 2016. The beloved family owned homewares chain has grown to become one of the State's most respected retailers.
To help you and your family celebrate the Season in style, Your Habitat is offering Carols patrons the chance to save a further 10%* on Tasmania’s biggest range of homewares before Christmas. Simply surrender your Your Habitat City of Hobart Carols by Candlelight entry wristband in store to save!
PROUD TO CONTINUE THE CAROLS TRADITION IN HOBART
The City of Hobart is proud supporter of Carols by Candlelight and is helping keep the event free for another year. Carols is a tradition that spans the generations and friends and families are encouraged to come together again in 2016 to enjoy this special community event.
Our sponsors are sharing the magic of Christmas with you
BE ROYALLY REWARDED WITH RACT
As a major sponsor, RACT Insurance is rewarding Carols patrons with the chance to win a family getaway with RACT Destinations and your very own party at Inflatable World. Our RACT Kids Christmas hub will have heaps of free activities including a photo booth to take picture with Mrs Claus and friends, competitions, giveaways and much more!
Visit the RACT Mobile Service Centre Kids Christmas Hub to receive your Royal Crown and a chance to win, and some Christmas treats!
TASMANIANS BAKING FOR TASMANIA
Cripps are pleased to be a Supporting Sponsor of the Your Habitat City of Hobart Carols by Candlelight 2016. Cripps Bakery is an iconic company, started by William & Eliza Cripps back in 1878. Today we have kept their names alive by bring out our premium Williams bread range and our Eliza’s little loaves which is made from ingredients borrowed from husband William.
Come see our 1952 Morris J Van and meet our mascot Crusty!
PRE-SHOW ENTERTAINMENT THAT THE WHOLE FAMILY WILL LOVE
The ExitLeft Performance Academy provides the perfect training ground for Tasmania's best young performers. Their outstanding performing arts program produces the confident creative kids you will see in tonights performances.
The Academy will delight and amuse with family friendly pre-show entertainment between 5:30 and 7pm. Keep an eye out for Tassie's favourite kids entertainers The Scallywags from 7-7:30pm!
FUNDING LIFE-SAVING MEDICAL RESEARCH FOR TASMANIANS
Since 1997, the RHH Research Foundation has raised much needed funds for local health and medical research across Tasmania.
Visit the Foundation’s marquee to buy a battery-operated candle or buy a ticket in our Christmas raffle.
*A further 10% off will be applied at the register for all purchases - excluding electrical items - up until Christmas.
ROYAL TASMANIAN BOTANICAL GARDENS
Present a Your Habitat City of Hobart Carols by Candlelight printed ticket or wristband at the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens Shop from 12 – 24 December to receive a 10% discount in store. The shop has great gift ideas from children’s activities to jewellery and gems for those with a green thumb.
The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens are open 7 days and a Gold coin donation on entry is appreciated to maintain this beautiful site.
Entry to the Your Habitat City of Hobart Carols by Candlelight will be only be via printed or electronic ticket. There will be NO tickets available on the day.
You will need tickets to see Carols this year!
Event Terms and Conditions
Entry to this event is provided under the following terms and conditions:
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