What’s On Brisbane – December 2020

whats on Brisbane dec 2020

Here are some of the best places to be or the best events to attend during the Christmas festive month of December.

Queen Street Mall Events

The most happening place in Brisbane during Chirstmas is Queen street mall where regular Christmas carols, dance performances and Christmas plays are being performed. Queen Street mall is the best place to be during festive times.

Brisbane’s Best Christmas Lights House Decors

Go on a drive to see some of the best Christmas lights decor setup by Queensland houeses. The light shows in some of the houses is so beautiful that it is worth planning a drive around the town during night to see the christmas house lights. Here is a list of all these houses to see.

‘The Motorcycle’ Show

If you love art and motorcycles then the upcoming show ‘The Motorcycle’ is for you. It will showcase the art, design and history of one of the most iconic objects of the last 150 years.

Date: 28 Nov, 2020 – 26 Apr, 2021

Venue: Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA)

Christmas Tree Celebrations at George St. City

This is probably Brisbane’s largest Christmas tree and you should not miss the main light ceremony of this grande Christmas tree. Brisbane’s towering 22m-tall Christmas tree’s twinkling lights are switched on via a virtual stream that families can enjoy from home.

Date: 1 Dec, 2020 – 31 Dec, 2020


Christmas Carols by Disney+ (with Guy Sebastian!)

The Sebastian Foundation’s Carols from Parramatta, supported by Disney+, is back on 18 December 2020 with a vibrant online Christmas concert led by a star-studded line-up including Guy Sebastian, Human Nature, Samantha Jade & many more!

City Hall Lights

On 18 Dec Trust Gold Lotto to dazzle up City Hall with glistening Christmas lights. The light show is spectacular and if you ask anyone who has seen this before, they would recommend not to miss this one. Put this at the top of your list of things to see during Christmas season.

Brisbane Librabry Events

Brisbane city libraries across the greater region holds events for kids like story time, toddler time, reading books and rhymes etc. During Chirstmas, there are more events happening mostly online for kids. Here is a list of Brisbane library events; best to do if you have kids.


We hope you have great fun and enjoy this festive season. We all deserve bit of fun after a tough year. Celebrating is a great way to say good bye to this year and move on to the next one. Follow us on social media for more Christmas updates.