Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Parties

The Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Parties are an annual tradition inviting Brisbane seniors to celebrate the festive season at Brisbane City Hall.

This year there will be thirteen shows held across five days. Enjoy some light refreshments before taking your seats for some quality entertainment. This much-loved event features a new line up every year with a range of entertainers performing traditional and contemporary Christmas songs.

All the sessions for this year's Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Parties have now sold out.

Event details

Dates Two events daily from Monday 6 December to Friday 10 December 2021, plus an evening show on Tuesday 7 December, Wednesday 8 December and Thursday 9 December 2021
Venue Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane
Cost $5 (includes a donation to the Lord Mayor's Charitable Trust)

Program schedule

This table shows the program schedule for morning, afternoon and evening sessions of the Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Parties. 

Schedule Morning session Afternoon Session Evening session
Doors open 9am 1pm 5pm
Refreshments served 9.15am 1.15pm 5.15pm
Show starts 10am 2pm 6pm
Show finishes 11.15am 3.15pm 7.15pm


There is a maximum of 10 tickets per transaction. Tickets are $5 each with proceeds being donated to the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust.

For ticket enquiries please visit Oztix website or phone 1300 762 545, For all other enquiries, contact Creative Communities on 07 3403 8888.

General information

The personal safety of Brisbane residents and visitors is our top priority. In line with Queensland Health guidelines, we ask that upon arrival on the day everyone scans in with the Check-In Qld app for contact tracing purposes. 

Brisbane City Council is working closely with Queensland Health and the Australian Government and will continue to be guided by these agencies on all matters of public health.

As the state’s lead agency on coronavirus, Queensland Health is providing the necessary advice to all Queenslanders including current travel bans, self-quarantine and information on how to best protect yourself and others.

Check our Coronavirus: Council updates and impacts page for latest updates.

Seat booking options

Patrons can book either an auditorium or a balcony seat. Patrons with a walking aid (i.e. wheelchair or walkers) will be allocated a seat downstairs in the Main Auditorium where refreshments will be served at tables. Please note patrons will be allocated the best seat at time of booking. Tables will each seat 10 guests and are unreserved.

Balcony seating will have catering served at designated tables in the Sandgate and Sherwood rooms before each show. Following refreshments, guests will be relocated to the balcony where seating is unreserved to view the performance. 

There is lift access to the balcony area however patrons will be required to walk down or up a few stairs to get into seating.

Please note the balcony is not suitable for people who require mobility assistance.

Oztix will also collect dietary requirements. Accompanying carers should be 18 years or older.

Transport options

Drop off and parking

There will be strictly no vehicle access to Brisbane City Hall via the ramp on King George Square for this event. This will include taxis and charter buses.

A pick-up and drop-off zone will be established on King George Square with access via the Ann Street side of Brisbane City Hall. This zone can only accommodate cars, taxis and minibuses. The drop off zone is exclusively for dropping off passengers to the event. It is a no standing zone and drivers are required to remain in their vehicle, unless assisting passengers.

For bus parking, see Inner city coach parking

Car parking

Paid, underground parking is available at Council’s King George Square Car Park. Vehicle height limit for this car park is 1.93 metres. Patrons with vehicles exceeding this height limit can park at Wilson Parking which also operates a paid car park close to Brisbane City Hall at 145 Ann Street. For more information about Wilson Parking please phone 07 3320 2233.

Public transport

Now it's even easier to get around with free off-peak travel for eligible senior go card holders on Brisbane buses, CityCats and ferries.

For public transport options including timetables and tickets visit the TransLink website or phone 13 12 30.

Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Party 2020 gallery

View our gallery of images in the slideshow below, or alternatively, view them in the 'Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Party 2020' album in Council's Flickr account.

The Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Party 2020


Last updated: 9 November 2021

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