Festivities galore in SJ

Festivities galore in SJ

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2021 Christmas LIght winner, 16 Plaistowe Boulevard, Byford.

The countdown to Christmas is on in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale, with a range of festive activities planned over the coming weeks.

Some of the highlights on this year’s Countdown to Christmas calendar include:

  • Artisan Twilight Christmas Market – (Thursday, November 24), 4.30pm – 8.30pm, behind the Byford Library
  • Byford Carols – 2 December, 6pm – 8.30pm, Briggs Park Reserve
  • Christmas Street Festival – 8 December, 4pm – 8pm, Paterson Street.
  • Play in the Park – special Christmas edition – 14 December, 9.30am – 11am, Percy’s Park, Byford

The ever-popular Christmas Lights Competition has also returned for another year. Entries are open now, so check the shire website for how to enter.

Displays need to be ready by December 4 to be in the running for prizes ranging from $250 to $1,000. Entry is free.

Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale president Rob Coales said Christmas was a wonderful time for the community to celebrate together.

“Christmas is a special time for our SJ residents to share joy and happiness with each other and make lasting memories,” he said.

“We have an amazing line-up of free events for all ages and interests, and I’m looking forward to experiencing the festive spirit that our Shire is known for.

“Don’t miss this opportunity to have some fun and spread some cheer with us as we count down to Christmas together.”

For more information on the Shire’s Countdown to Christmas, go to our events guide www.sjshire.wa.gov.au/events

President Rob Coales with event sponsor Community Bank Byford & Districts Chairman Jake Branley.