Welcome to the Lights of Lobethal 2024.
A house and trees are decorated in glittering christmas lights

Visit the epi-centre of Christmas spirit in South Australia…

…and the largest Community Christmas Light Display in the Southern Hemisphere

Welcome to
the Lights of
Lobethal Festival!

with presenting partner

A beacon of light illuminating the local community and captivating South Australians of all ages, the Lights of Lobethal stands as a testament to 60 years of community-driven magic. Through times of joy, hope, and resilience, this iconic event has become a cherished chapter in our calendar, creating countless happy memories and building morale like no other.

Step into a world of wonder and nostalgia as the Lights of Lobethal Festival invites you to immerse yourself in an array of impressive experiences, fantastical light installations, and a mix of traditional and reimagined Christmas events.

Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned attendee, it’s time to embrace the magic of the Lights of Lobethal. Start your journey by wandering through local markets and stalls, discovering the unique offerings of our local businesses. Then, hop in your car and embark on a mesmerizing adventure through the dazzling displays our community puts up all over town. Let the Lights of Lobethal illuminate your senses and fill your heart with the joy of the season.

As we prepare for the Lights of Lobethal 2024, our only wish is for our Festival to spread Christmas Cheer throughout the community. Join us in creating a vibrant and joyful celebration that strengthens the bonds of our community.

Get ready to shine bright: The festival is just days away!









The Lights of Lobethal opening night and pageant goes ahead as ticketed event.

The Lights of Lobethal opening night and pageant goes ahead as ticketed event.

The 2021 Lobethal Lights Festival will go ahead this year, with the opening night event and pageant to run as a ticketed event. In order to comply with covid requirements, event organisers have announced that both events will be moved into the Lobethal Recreation grounds, taking on a new ticketed format. The Lobethal Lights Festival’s opening...

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Let there be lights!

Let there be lights!

The Lobethal Lights Festival will go ahead this year. That’s the pledge of the newly-formed Lobethal Lights committee which fronted a community meeting on October 13.This year’s festival follows a two year hiatus after the last two festivals were cancelled due to bushfires and COVID restrictions respectively. It will also be the first festival...

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