Whitford City to kick off festive season this weekend


Community Christmas: Stallholder Mandy Ellen, centre manager Scott Greenwood, Mrs Claus and Father Christmas prepare to ring in the Christmas shopping season.  Picture: Bruce Hunt        d461648
Community Christmas: Stallholder Mandy Ellen, centre manager Scott Greenwood, Mrs Claus and Father Christmas prepare to ring in the Christmas shopping season. Picture: Bruce Hunt        d461648

WHITFORD City shopping centre will kick off its festive season with its first-ever community market this Sunday.

Joondalup Mayor Troy Pickard will open the Christmas Market at 11am, with Santa arriving at 11.30am.

The free family event will have more than 60 market stalls, children’s rides, festive foods, retailer offers, giant games and live music on the community stage.

There will also be photo opportunities with Santa, Mrs Claus and the elves.

The market will run until 5pm in the carpark near Big W.