Celebrate Christmas and New Years on the Gold Coast

16 December, 2016

Make the most of this festive season with a Summer holiday to Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise

It’s not too late to book a 2016 Summer holiday and soak up all the Gold Coast has to offer. Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise is the perfect base to celebrate with family and friends. You’ll be treated to a variety of onsite Christmas and New Year activities for the whole family and take in local events to make the most of the long Summer days and festive cheer.

Here are some highlight events to get in you the holiday spirit:

Christmas in Paradise – Tuesday 13 to Saturday 24 December

Surfers Paradise will host a magical 12-day, family friendly festival with daily appearances by surfing Santa, Christmas lights, and street entertainment. The popular Carols on the Beach on Sunday 18 December will feature some of Australia’s most talented performers and a massive fireworks display. All within walking distance of Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise! http://www.surfersparadise.com/whats-on

Christmas Markets Gold Coast – Friday 16 to Sunday 18 December

Following the tradition of famed European Christmas Markets, the Broadwater Parklands (Southport) brings a Gold Coast twist to the popular event.
From 4pm – 10pm, the Parklands will come alive as you stroll under glistening lights, browse unique gifts and indulge in Christmas treats with a gourmet Christmas food court. Free Santa photos, free entry and much more. Catch the G:Link Gold Coast Light Rail from outside Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise reception for convenient travel to and from this event.

Movie Night Elf – Saturday 17 December

Enjoy a great family, Christmas movie under the balmy Gold Coast Summer night. Kick back under the stars for this free, family friendly event at the Broadwater Parklands (Southport) from 7pm – 9pm. The easiest way to travel to this movie event is via the G:Link Gold Coast Light Rail, right outside our Reception.

Christmas Shopping at its best

Be inspired by Pacific Fair – the ultimate Gold Coast shopping destination. With extended Christmas trading hours, Santa photos, gift wrapping and 3-hrs free parking, you will find all your last minute shopping needs.

 New Year’s Eve in Broadbeach – Saturday 31 December

Celebrate an evening filled with entertainment. Enjoy fireworks off Kurrawa Beach with two display scheduled to ring in 2017 at 8pm and midnight.
In Broadbeach Mall, swing your hips and enjoy a Latin social dance from 7pm and live performances by Latin band ‘Salsa Sabor Picante’ from 9.30pm.

Explore the Gold Coast like a local with Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise.

Escape to the Gold Coast this Summer and experience all the local favourites. Whether you’re a foodie, adrenaline junkie, explorer or a beach bum, the Gold Coast has everything to make your Summer getaway one you’ll never forget.
Crowne Plaza lets you experience all the Gold Coast has to offer, with world class facilities including meeting rooms, wedding reception venues and top value dining. Book your Summer Gold Coast getaway and receive up to 20% OFF.

To make your reservation, contact the hotel on +61 7 5610 5219 or send your enquiry online.