Council Festivals & Events

Monash Festival Season 2017-2018

Monash Festival Season 2017-18

For partnerships and sponsorship opportunities:

Monash Festival Season 2017/18 Sponsorship Prospectus (PDF, 2MB)  

Ashwood/Chadstone Family Fun Day 

Sunday 19 November 2017
11am-3pm
Batesford Hub
94 Batesford Road, Chadstone

The Family Fun Day is this year's Ashwood and Chadstone Neighbourhood Event. It aims to contribute to local community provide and develop high participation. Through the event the community has banded together to facilitate workshops, interactive games and much more. Local performers will fill the day with colour and vibrancy.

The Family Fun Day promises to be the biggest neighbourhood event with an expected 1,500 plus people and will continue to develop creative and innovative ways for all participants to showcase their services on the day. 

Stallholders
Applications open on Wednesday 26 September and close on Wednesday 1 November 2017. Apply online: https://monash.smartygrants.com.au/2017FFD

Monash Carols by Candlelight

Sunday 10 December 2017
4pm-10pm
Jells Park
Wheelers Hill

The magic of Christmas is captured under the stars each December at Jells Park, where the community comes together to enjoy the Monash Carols by Candlelight Concert. Now in its 30th year, this celebration has become the City's most prestigious event, which has a strong sense of community and involves the invaluable work of volunteers. 

Two community bands come together on stage to provide the music, with a variety of talented performers leading the audience through all their favourite carols. Hosted by well-known TV and radio personality Pete Smith, the Monash Carols by Candlelight is one of the largest events of its kind in Victoria and ends with an impressive fireworks finale. 

If you would like to have a food stall at this event, please apply at the link below by Tuesday 31 October 2017

Carols by Candlelight Food Vendor Application

Please note that submitting an application does not guarantee that it will be successful. 

Australia Day events

Friday 26 January 2018
TBC
Monash Civic Centre
293 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley 

More information to come! 

Clayton Festival & Hawkers Market 

Sunday 18 February 2018
TBC

Clayton

Now in its 15th year, Clayton Festival is a melting pot of local entertainment, food and culture and a chance for residents to get to know their community. This event is a popular family day out and features the Hawkers Market - a showcase of food delights and exciting performances kicking off at twilight. 

Live at Warrawee Concert

Saturday 17 March 2018
4pm-9pm
Warrawee Park
Oakleigh 

Stellar music acts in the heart of Oakleigh make for a perfect family friendly Saturday night. The event brings together Melbourne's great professional artists and Monash's talented musical community to perform on stage with full sound and lighting production.

As well as being a music experience, this event is also a visual feast with Warrawee Park lit up with creative and engaging light installations. As the sun goes down on Oakleigh, the atmosphere at Live at Warrawee continues to rise. 

Previous events

Live at Warrawee - Soul Explosion
Warrawee Park, Oakleigh
Saturday 18 March 

Live at Warrawee ended the Monash event season with a bang! Check out the event wrap up and watch the video.

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Last updated: 25 September 2017