Filter by

Lights of Christmas

When

Every day, 7:30pm to 11pm Thursday 5 December 2019 to Wednesday 25 December 2019 Except Tuesday 24 December 2019

Cost

Free

Lights of Christmas, presented by Paynter Dixon and created and produced by AGB Events, will return to St Mary’s Cathedral for its 10th year.

The light projection event will continue to showcase community choirs and performers from across Sydney nightly at 7.30pm. Delicious food and beverage options will once again be available to buy on-site or you can pack your own picnic.

To mark the 10th anniversary of Lights of Christmas, the show will feature a sound and light experience honouring St Mary’s Cathedral. It will be transformed in a way not seen before, tracing the cathedral’s beautiful details using both light and colour.

The show will return to the original story upon which the customs and traditions of Christmas are based. Retold through the ages, scenes will be presented as a series of dioramas represented by spectacular Renaissance artworks.

A selection of Madonna and Child artworks will continue, featuring some of the magnificent Renaissance period artworks owned by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

For the second year, Lights of Christmas has partnered with St Vincent’s Hospital to raise funds for one of Sydney’s oldest and most respected medical institutions. Lights of Christmas will provide a platform to support the 2019 fundraising project – mental health. Through innovative telehealth and online outreach programs, St Vincent's Hospital's mental health services provide people in rural and remote regions of NSW with access to essential specialist healthcare services that would otherwise not be available to them.

More events in Community & causes

Private virtual magic show and tricks

Private virtual magic show and tricks

Be enraptured with interactive trickery, bluffs and showmanship with your own private online magic show
Tomorrow
4A kids: 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

4A kids: 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

Connecting kids with contemporary Asian and Asian Australian contemporary art, culture and ideas
Tomorrow
MOVEment

MOVEment

Join the MOVEment and get your groove on
Tomorrow
Private online SolarBuddy activity including solar light kit

Private online SolarBuddy activity including solar light kit

Work together to become a force for good by participating in an online SolarBuddy program
Tomorrow
Asian Creative Grants: Help us fight Covid-19 racism

Asian Creative Grants: Help us fight Covid-19 racism

Are you an Asian artist? Create work that responds to Covid-19 racism – APPLY NOW
Tomorrow
Beneath the Tide

Beneath the Tide

Explore the rocky world between the tides
Tomorrow