Fri, Dec 10. Strathalbyn Showgrounds and surrounds, 5pm-8pm. Includes crafts, music, movies in the hall, games, demonstrations, giveaways, and food. Free but ticketed - www.eventbrite.com/e/strath-celebrates-christmas-tickets-198828089167.
Last gig at Little Bosa
Sat, Dec 11. Little Bosa, Port Elliot, doors open 2.30pm. Kill the Dinosaurs festival headlined by Bootleg Rascal. Welcome to Country and music from 3pm. Tickets available from moshtix.com.au
Victor Harbor Christmas Pageant and Carols
Sat, Dec 11. Victor Harbor Harness Racing Club, gates open 3.30pm, pageant at 5.30pm, carols at 6.30pm. Bring chairs and picnic rugs to watch the lap around the track. Free but ticketed - www.eventbrite.com.au/e/victor-harbor-christmas-pageant-carols-tickets-190088298217
Free activities for the kids
Sat, Dec 11. Victor Central Shopping Centre, 10.30am-1.30pm. Decorate a Christmas stocking, get festive temporary tattoos, and colour your own Christmas cards.
Stalls run by kids for all
Sun, Dec 12. Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre, 10am-1pm. Encouraging school-aged children to use their skills and imagination to set up a market stall and learn the basics of business and finance. Lots of great gift ideas.
Run by Rotary Club of Goolwa
Sun, Dec 12. Goolwa Oval, 3.30pm and 7.30pm. Herald the start of the Christmas season in Goolwa, with two concerts convened by the Rotary Club of Goolwa, and supported by the Lions Club, Combined Churches, and the Alexandrina Council. Featuring over 100 local performers, backed by the Goolwa Concert Band. Tickets available at goolwachristmas.eventbrite.com.au and the Goolwa Visitor Information Centre.