Christmas in NPSP
Saturday, 8th Dec 2018 — Friday, 4th Jan 2019
City Norwood Payneham & St Peters
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas....
The City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters will be a place to come together with family and friends and enjoy a range of events, attractions and activities this Christmas.
The Christmas in NPSP festivities will commence with the iconic Norwood Christmas Pageant, celebrating its 41st anniversary this year, and culminate with an al fresco gallery of hand painted large-scale wooden Christmas trees, with a host of activities, events and programs in between.
Your Christmas message from the Mayor
Hear from Mayor Robert Bria as you prepare for and enjoy the Festive Season.
Events and attractions
Festive Gallery on Osmond
20 November – 2 January
Osmond Terrace, Norwood
Norwood’s very own open air Christmas tree art gallery returns for the second year in a row, seeing the creative work of children from thirteen local schools work with the Council to decorate wooden Christmas trees, to be displayed along Osmond Terrace for everyone to enjoy.
Norwood Christmas Pageant
Saturday 24 November
10.00am – 11.00am
The Parade, Norwood
Marking the start of the festive season in the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters. An event for the whole family to enjoy!
Movie on the Oval
Saturday 15 December
7.00pm – 10.30pm
Norwood Oval, The Parade, Norwood
Pack your picnic rugs and enjoy a free outdoor screening of Saving Santa on Norwood Oval.
Christmas in the Libraries
17 - 24 December
Explore all the activities and events in our Libraries this Christmas and in the New Year.
Get creative and pick up a free Christmas Craft Pack to make and do in the library or at home.Enjoy a bunch of festive activities including Make a Christmas Reindeer Bauble, Christmas Crafternoon and Christmas Movie afternoon. Bookings essential.
Give the Gift of Reading
Until 21 December
The City of Norwood Payneham & Peters is again partnering with Backpacks 4 SA Kids to bring joy to the lives of children in need this Christmas.
The public are encouraged to participate by purchasing a new book, colouring or activity pack for a child or young adult and leaving it under the Christmas tree at any of the Council’s Libraries or at the Norwood Town Hall.
Christmas Lights Map
December - January
To help you locate the best Christmas lights in our City, we have created an interactive Christmas Lights Map.
Visit: NPSP Christmas Lights Map
Friday 7 December
5.00pm – 9.00pm
Linde Reserve, Nelson Street, Stepney
This free family friendly open-air concert under the stars invites you to come and share in the spirit of Christmas and the excitement this time of the year has to offer.
A variety of activities and performances together with a visit from Father Christmas will have the children ready for Christmas.
Christmas Gift wrapping
17 – 24 December
11.00am - 3.00pm (7 days)
Take your purchases to Norwood Place gift wrapping station and for a gold coin donation you can have a professional gift wrapper add their special touch.
100% of proceeds go to The Salvation Army, helping people in need.