City Sparkles – Newcastle Citywide Celebration

Thursday, 12 December 2019

City Sparkles – Newcastle Citywide Celebration

5:00 PM

You’re invited to a very special event that will see our city Sparkle.

The evening of Thursday, December 12th from 5 pm will be a city-wide celebration of community and extraordinary shopping with live music, in-store specials, prize giveaways, workshops, beautiful morsels to taste and exciting things to do and see across the City of Newcastle‘s Makers Traders Newcastle community.

Free sparkling wine tastings thanks to Rob of Inner City Winemakers, handcrafted right here in Newcastle.

Sample delicious mineral-rich sparkling Beloka Water NSW from the Kosciuszko National Park.

Special on the spot Swell Magazine giveaways with heartfelt purchases from our town’s small business community.

Christmas shopping has never looked this good, been this fun or felt this rewarding.

GUIDED TOURS: Meet our Sparkle City Ambassadors for special free guided tours from 5.30pm at Timeless Textiles Gallery and High Tea with Mrs Woo. Or make up your own tour from the menu below.

THEME: Sparkle! Feel free to dress up! Let’s share a toast to our city’s retail gems and help them shine in 2020!

INSIDER TIP: To best experience all there is to see and do, allow 2-3 hours walking / light rail / bike.


Rundle Tailoring
Special in-store giveaways, 10%* off store wide, champagne and nibbles from 5pm – 7:30pm.

With Love Bree-Lacey
Special Hula hooping demonstrations, workshops with Tiahna of Teaki Hoops and 10% off when you spend over $100, plus with gift wrapping.


Pappa Sven
Elderflower Spritzes, local Finnish Folk Group Salmiakki Pelimannit playing from 6pm – 7.30pm. 20% off all Christmas decorations and free Christmas wrapping.

Scout Newcastle
Celebrating the new chapter and relaunch of Scout with a large scale collaborative window installation by High Swan Dive & Film and Foliage. Juicy giveaways, complimentary gift wrapping, 10% off store-wide, and more.

Live in-store performances, juicy giveaways, complimentary gift wrapping, 10% off store-wide (yes including vinyl & books!), and more.

High Tea with Mrs Woo
Join the Mrs Woo sisters in-store for drinks and dress-ups! Discover new styles from the Summer release and Mrs Woo Lifecycle Marketplace, get lucky with surprise specials and giveaways.

Blackbird Corner
Nici will be offering in-store giveaways on the night.

Cooks Hill Books
Sean will be offering random giveaways on the night.


Make Space
Free kids craft and disco, live music, free Christmas cake and gift wrapping plus in-store specials.

Monsoon Living
Live street music, in-store giveaways, complimentary gift wrapping and a glass of bubbles to celebrate the Festive Season.

Studio Melt
15% discount on everything in-store! Nibbles and cake and bubbles galore!!

Timeless Textiles
Nibbles, bubbles and a one night only skate park – details TBA

Secret Book Stuff
Special book launch: “Son of a Jacobite” by TJ Lovatt along with a stunning grazing table and Christmas discounts.

Barbara Nanshe Studio
Gluten free cake, nibbles and crackers along with live music.

Fringe Dweller by Gina Ermer
Champagne and canapes from 5pm plus 10% off all clothing for one day only.

Alie Jane Travel Accessories & Designs
Champagne and fun on the night.


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