This year’s pageant will be held on Saturday 8 December 2018 commencing at 5.30pm from Bridge Terrace.

There will be a ‘Santa Fun Run’ preceding the event. If you are interested in entering this event go to:


Based on the Fleurieu Peninsula in South Australia, FOAM organises running events such as The Granite Island Run in Victor Harbor.

The Rotary Clubs of Victor Harbor and Encounter Bay, together with the City of Victor Harbor, Victor Harbor Main Street Committee and many local business are proud to be organising this year’s Christmas Pageant.

Our very popular Carols By The Sea event will be held in Grosvenor Gardens and will commence soon after the completion of the pageant.

Local businesses will be open for business before and after the pageant and we are hopeful to have additional pop up food stalls sited around Coral Street and Grosvenor Gardens to encourage visitors to stay around for awhile.

Don’t forget the Artisan Market will also be on during the day. It will be occurring on Railway Terrace between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm.

If you would like to enter our pageant you are encouraged to download the entry form from this web site. Instructions for submission are on the form. Don’t forget the theme of the pageant is our Christmas spirit. We aim to have plenty of colour, music and popular themes exhibited. Do your bit by taking the time to develop your float to add colour and atmosphere to the event.

Don’t leave your entries to the last minute. We would like to have entries in during mid October but certainly no later than mid November.

Download the entry form below or contact Rob Williams at or  phone 0418 904 430 for more information.

Any business or individual wishing to provide financial assistance to the running of the event can contact Rob.

Prizes will be awarded in five categories:

  • Nativity – depicting the celebration of the birth of Christ
  • Christmas – depicts the modern celebration of Christmas
  • Musical – incorporates a major element of live or amplified music
  • Essential Services – decorated essential services vehicles
  • Innovative – novel, original or entertaining theme

We look forward to a successful 2018 Victor Harbor Christmas Pageant and Carols by the Sea.

Download your float entry information here.