World record attempt at Sids & Kids ACT Christmas Lights in the City

28 Nov, 2014



Illuminating our city with Christmas lights

With the generous support from Canberra CBD Limited, Sids & Kids ACT Christmas Lights in the City will be a spectacular site illuminating the city centre with millions of lights. This charitable event will create a magical backdrop for the city and spread the Christmas spirit.

Let’s break the world record

This year, there will be an attempt to break the Guinness World Record™ for the largest LED image display in the world. Chief Minister Katy Gallagher will turn on the lights at 8.30pm on Friday, 28 November.

Lighting up our merry-go-round

One of the highly anticipated features of this year's event is the iconic merry-go-round, which will be a breathtaking sight decorated in 200,000 lights.

Dates and times

Lights will be on display from London Circuit through to Bunda Street, from 28 November 2014 to 31 December 2014

Daily: 7pm till late (check website for exact times)

Event activities

Activities will include a ‘Flip Out’ in the City, Asian Cup dome, kids cubby and music hub, markets and roving music and entertainment. Other activities including FREE camel rides will start later in December.

More information

For more information on this free event visit


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