Friday 16 December 2022 from 7pm to Saturday 17 December 2022 2am Saturday 17 December 2022 from 3pm to Sunday 18 December 2022 2am Sunday 18 December 2022 from 3pm to Monday 19 December 2022 1am Monday 19 December 2022 from 7pm to Tuesday 20 December 2022 1am Tuesday 20 December 2022 from 7pm to Wednesday 21 December 2022 1am Wednesday 21 December 2022 from 7pm to Thursday 22 December 2022 1am
Christmas is that time of the year when love, food and joy are the protagonists. This year, you can experience all these things and much more, plunging into a French-European holiday.
After the success of the Christmas edition of Bastille Festival in December 2021 and the Christmas in July Festival, the team has decided to come back. This time, with a reloaded version adapting the event into a fully-fledged Christmas market running over 6 enchanting nights.
Enjoy a night out with a chic and French-inspired celebration of Christmas in the heart of the city. Authentic wood huts, lights, candles, snow falling, jazz music, and all the magic you expect to experience a white Christmas...
Christmas shopping doesn’t have to be a hassle, it can be a pleasure.
While feasting on your favorite food, make sure to wander around the magical Christmas market and shop to your heart’s content. Le Jolly Market has curated a selection of artisans, offering a great selection of gifts you don’t find in your usual big shopping centers. With locally sourced products, Jewelry, Children toys, Christmas snow globes, Clothes, Organic tea, and Gourmet products – find the perfect gift or simply treat yourself.
Discover Canberra Distillery award-winning handcraft spirits and the beautiful Christmas snow globes from Houseworx or check out Parisian's women Favorite jewelries brand Zag Bijoux. For the gourmand and the gourmet, some high-quality French gourmet products like salad dressings, truffle oils, Terrines and artisan jam from A Taste of Paris will be available, through a selection of iconic recipes as well as unexpected flavors with a modern contemporary design.
Indulge yourself with food: sweet or savoury, everyone will find their grove.
Food is one of the essential components of a successful holiday season, that is why Le Jolly Market wanted to make sure that they brought a unique food offering from different countries: Fondue, cheese, crêpes, macarons, and Crème brûlée from France, Portuguese tarts, ice-cream from Italy, and much more.
Discover the cheese fondue in a Cobb with Emmental, Comté, Beaufort and white wine, coming directly from the French alps and indulge on some fresh oysters with Champagne sauce. Also, you can try Pistou’s authentic French double smoked sausages served with onion confit and seasonal pickles.
Go French this summer and try the traditional snails filled with plenty of garlic butter sauce from The Escargots Brothers. And from the Brittany region in France, arrives the crêpes: try savoury with ham and cheese, or sweet with Nutella or lemon whilst pairing with Sydney’s finest brewery cider.
Finally, for the sweet tooth, homemade macaron directly from Melbourne at Macaron de Paris is offered. Also, Carnival Gelato will be presenting 100% Italian ice cream.