A Guide to the Best Christmas Activities Near Aruba Beach Resort

November 10, 2023

Spend Christmas on the Gold Coast and experience the perfect Australian summer. Along with swimming, water sports, and sunkissed moments on the beach, you can take advantage of Queensland’s Christmas festivities and have a wonderful holiday season. 

First, you’ll need to make a reservation for ideally located Gold Coast accommodation. This summer season, Aruba Beach Resort in Broadbeach would be delighted to have you as a guest. Our cosy, wholly furnished studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom Gold Coast holiday apartments are ready. All of them are ideal for travellers of all types, but particularly for those who wish to experience the thrills and scenic beauty of the Gold Coast during this year.

In addition to our comfortable accommodation, we provide a wide choice of amenities that will enable you to recharge this summer. Feel free to use our heated spa, barbecue area, and swimming pool. If you want to get involved with Christmas events on the Gold Coast, don’t be afraid to ask for help from our tour desk staff. Our team can assist you with scheduling activities and have an extensive knowledge of the area’s top attractions.

In addition, there is a bus stop outside the entrance and the G:link is just steps away. It’s easy to visit any theme park you like! Have you ever experienced a White Christmas? If not, let’s start with the exciting White Christmas events at Movie World.

White Christmas 

Warner Bros. Movie World’s White Christmas is back! Prepare to witness the enchantment on multiple dates throughout December from 5:30 to 8:30pm. 

Get ready to enter a magical realm where the largest Christmas parade on the coast will astound the entire family! You can meet your favourite Christmas characters, take in enchanting performances, savour holiday fare, and jump on thrilling rides at night.

Remember to stroll through the charming Christmas precincts since each one has something unique to offer. Make sure to stop by Santa’s Village and share your secret Christmas wish list with him! You can also catch Tom and Jerry’s Christmas culinary program and a new Looney Tunes Christmas tale show!

Take advantage of the entertainment on Main Street and the gorgeous shimmering Christmas tree. And last but not least, enjoy the magic of White Christmas with “snow” bubbles falling from the sky. Plenty of great photo opportunities and fun to be had at this exciting event. 

Surfers Paradise Christmas Twilight Markets

Get into the holiday spirit and shop for gifts at the Surfers Paradise Twilight Markets, and enjoy yourself to the fullest at one of the Gold Coast’s fantastic theme parks. Every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, the Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets are open; however, on December 9th, there will be a Twilight Market.

Take in the breathtaking scenery from the Esplanade, enjoy holiday music, and have a good time under the dazzling lights. Numerous vendors will offer various products, including trendy items, handmade crafts, pet accessories, and sweet delights. In addition, there will be roving entertainment spreading some holiday cheer as far as the beach.

Movies Under the Stars

Make a family movie night outside beneath the stars. The City of Gold Coast hosts a free, family-friendly event called Movies Under the Stars on December 9th and 15th.

Prepare to laugh out loud at Elf (2003), a Christmas comedy film starring Will Ferrell as Buddy, a human raised by Santa’s elves who discovers his real identity and travels to New York City to meet his biological father. The film screens on December 9th. Then, meet E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) on December 15th. The beloved science fiction movie tells the tale of Elliott, a little kid who makes friends with an alien.

Don’t these sound exciting? Make an online reservation to begin planning the ideal Gold Coast Christmas getaway. Book your Broadbeach family holiday accommodation today!