With the jolly man in the red suit’s arrival exactly one month away today now is the perfect time to kick off those yuletide festivities.
And Wests New Lambton will certainly have you in the mood, this Wednesday when it turns on it’s impressive Christmas lights display.
Tipped to be one of the biggest expressions of illuminated festive cheer in Newcastle, the club will be wrapped with a bow of more than 25 metres, consisting of more than 42,000 bright white LED lights.
Aside from the dazzling display, the club will also be holding a community event that will include Christmas raffles, free balloon art and face painting for the kids and maybe even a visit from Santa himself!
Here’s what you can expect to see on the day.
4-8.30pm – Christmas Cakes and assorted Christmas Treats on sale in the Patisserie until Christmas Day
4-10pm – Gingerbread Gelato with candy canes at the Chocolate Cafe on sale until Christmas Day
4.30-6pm – Christmas Raffles in Bar 88 Lounge with over $2,300 worth of prizes to be won.
5-8.30pm – $8 Christmas Bistro Special – make this your first Christmas roast – Ham or Turkey roast with cranberry sauce and vegetables, add a Christmas pudding for just $2 extra
5-8.30pm – Free kids Christmas colouring-in packs available in the Bistro and Grill
5.30-7.30pm – Free Christmas Balloons from our Balloon artist and free Christmas face painting for kids
5.30-8pm – Newcastle Knights Membership Pop Up
On dark – The unveiling of the 2019 Christmas Lights display
With Christmas being about the spirit of giving, people attending are urged to bring along an unwrapped present for children in need to be placed under the Wests New Lambton giving tree.
Also, or any gift card purchase on the night, members will go into the draw to win a bonus $250 Wests Gift Card and if you join or renew your membership, you will go into the draw to win one of five Royal Caribbean South Pacific cruises valued at $4,000 each.
The unveiling of the Wests New Lambton Christmas lights is on Wednesday 27 November.