If you’re heading down the Gold Coast this week, then you’re going to have a fantastic Christmas. While the Gold Coast itself is a wonderful holiday destination, the festive season makes it even more special.

Here are the top events happening on the Gold Coast this week, December 19th to 25th.

Christmas in Paradise, December 13th – 24th

If you’re holidaying on the Gold Coast this December, adding Christmas in Paradise to your itinerary is a must. This 12-day festival celebrates the true spirit of Christmas. Christmas lights, fireworks, carols and street entertainment will be on display making this one event not to be missed.

Christmas in Paradise runs from Tuesday 13th December till Saturday the 24th December in Surfers Paradise. Click here for more information.

Celebrate Christmas at Jupiter’s, December 25th

Celebrate Christmas at Jupiter’s
Celebrate Christmas at Jupiter’s Hotel & Casino

Christmas Day isn’t complete without great food and this is just what you’ll get if you celebrate Christmas at Jupiter’s Hotel & Casino. With many dining options available, you and your family will enjoy great drinks, delicious food and good vibes on Christmas Day!

Enjoy your Christmas Day dining at Jupiter’s Hotel & Casino in Broadbeach. Click here for more information and dining packages.

Waves Christmas Day Buffet, December 25th

Another great buffet to indulge in this Christmas Day is the Waves Christmas Day Buffet. With beverages, Christmas roasts, seafood, salads, pasta, desserts and more, you and your family are sure to leave satisfied… and very full!

Enjoy Christmas Day lunch or dinner at Waves Restaurant in Surfers Paradise. Tickets for the buffet range from $10-$185. Find out more from their website here.

Gold Coast Community Christmas Lunch

The Gold Coast Community Christmas Lunch is a wonderful event that allows the disadvantaged and homeless to celebrate Christmas. Community members and local businesses provide food, venue and gifts. Volunteering at this event will certainly make your Christmas day more fulfilling.

The Gold Coast Community Christmas Lunch will take place on Sunday, December 25 at the Labrador School Hall from 11:30am-2:00pm. Click here for more information.

Gear up for a great Christmas on the Gold Coast. Also, it’s not too late to book Christmas accommodation! HRSP still have Surfers Paradise hotel apartments available for Christmas, but book fast before availability runs out.