“A Night Before Christmas” returns in 2018 and will be the perfect way to welcome in Christmas. The Bay’s biggest free Christmas party will celebrate 22 years of Christmas joy and Festive fun.
Held just a few days before Christmas, you can expect over 13,000 people to enjoy a festive variety of live music, dance, carols, and a massive fireworks display – and it’s all free.
Mark the date and plan your Bethlehem Christmas gathering. Take a picnic dinner, grab a bite from our amazing food trucks, take a photo at our photo booth, or maybe a selfie with one of our roving Christmas characters, and enjoy the picturesque grounds of the Bethlehem College Sports Fields.
You won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to gather with friends, family, work-mates and neighbours to celebrate the magic of Christmas under the star-studded skies of New Zealand’s very own Bethlehem, the heart of the Christmas story.
With a wet weather date planned for Sunday 23rd December, the weekend before Christmas 2018 will have your celebrations covered.
Bethlehem - the heart of the Christmas story.