2019 City of Onkaparinga Christmas Pageant

Pageant float

Celebrate the beginning of the festive season with the City of Onkaparinga Christmas Pageant to be held on Sunday 17 November 2019 from 10-11am.

This year the pageant will start on the corner of Hunt Crescent and Beach Road, Christies Beach so set yourself up along Beach Road, before 10am to watch the procession of marching bands, dance troupes, sporting clubs, community groups and businesses before Santa make his appearance. Santa will be waving to the crowd as he travels towards Rotary Park where the excitement continues with Christmas in the Park.

Pageant information 

Christmas pageant poster(PDF, 136KB)

Pageant route(PDF, 114KB)

Temporary traffic restrictions(PDF, 104KB)

Shuttle Bus

A free community shuttle bus will be available to transport pageant visitors from Noarlunga Centre interchange, Burgess Drive, Kiss 'n' Ride bus stop and drop off near Mitre 10 on Beach Road. Times are from 8.30-10am (pageant start) and then after the pageant 11am-12pm (approx) from Mitre 10 to Noarlunga Centre interchange, Burgess Drive, Kiss 'n' Ride bus stop. This service will also run from Christmas in the Park, Rotary Park to Noarlunga Centre interchange, Burgess Drive, Kiss 'n' Ride bus stop unitl 1pm. Please note these times are approximate and subject to change on the day. 

Christmas in the Park

Continue the festivities in Rotary Park with free entertainment and a visit from Santa from 11am-1pm.

  • children’s games
  • Miss Oopy bubble show and disco
  • face painting
  • bouncy castle
  • petting zoo
  • live music
  • market stalls
  • Santa by the sea


Congratulations to Jayda (6) who won the Christmas Cracker Joke competition to ride in Santa's sleigh this Sunday. Be sure to wave to Jayda as she makes her way down Beach Road.


  • Sunday, 17 November 2019 | 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM


Beach Road, Christies Beach 5165  View Map

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