Christmas markets, live music and carols galore


Friday night Christmas events

What: Live music, entertainment and markets

When: Friday December 8, 15 and 22

Where: Fraser Street 


Twilight Christmas Market

What: Christmas market with all proceeds going towards Daylesford Xmas Cheer

When: First three Fridays of December from 5-8pm

Where: Burke Square, Daylesford

Daylesford Brass Band performances


  • Friday, December 7 and 14:  Daylesford Christmas Market (6.30 to 7.30pm)
  • Monday, December 10: Carols on the bus around Hepburn (from 6.30pm)
  • Saturday, December 15: Glenlyon Christmas Fair (from 6pm)
  • Monday, December 17: Carols on the Bus in Daylesford (from 6.30pm)
  • Friday, December 21: Carols by Candlelight at Hepburn Springs Sound Shell (8.30pm)
  • Saturday, December 22: Carols in Vincent St, Daylesford (mid morning)
  • Monday, December 31: New Year’s Eve Parade, Daylesford. 
  • Tuesday, January 1: Glenlyon Sports Day.


Country Community Christmas

What: A free Christmas lunch with all the trimmings

When: Tuesday, December 25 from 1-4pm

Where: 1301 Ballarat – Daylesford Road, Dean


Glenlyon Community Barbeque and Christmas Fair

What: Community gathering with an appearance from Santa

When: Saturday, December 15 from 4-8pm 

Where: Glenlyon Reserve 


Leonards Hill Hall’s Country Market

What: Christmas market

When: Saturday, December 15 from 9am to 2pm

Where: Leonards Hill Hall – 2095 Ballan-Daylesford Rd, Leonards Hill


Country Christmas Carols at the Church

What: Carols, picnics, live music and entertainment 

When: Wednesday, December 19 from 5.30pm

Where: Scrub Hill – 1713 Daylesford – Ballarat Road, Newlyn


Christmas Carols in the Park 

What: Carols, live music and an appearance from Santa

When: Friday, December 7 from 6pm

Where: Quarry Hill Reserve, Trentham