Christmas Movies

 

Celebrate the festive season and watch your favourite Christmas movies on the biggest screen in the Southern Hemisphere!

Bring along your picnic blankets and relax on the lawn or get a higher view from the heritage-listed Eagle Farm Racecourse grandstand.

FREE Frozen Fanta (red or orange) on arrival when you Pre-Register your attendance! Or book in now for a delicious hamper pack. 

Arrive early (gates open at 5.30pm) to set yourself up and enjoy the free activities including face painting, Christmas carols playing and even an appearance from Santa!

The Big Screen on the Green Food Truck will be on site serving up a delicious array of snacks and drinks.

*Please note: BYO food and beverage will not be permitted, as there will be plenty of options on the night.
Why not let us take care of dinner and pre-purchase a Christmas Hamper? Christmas Hampers can be pre-purchased below.

Elf Christmas Movie on the Big Screen on the Green

Elf


MONDAY, 17 DECEMBER 2018 | EAGLE FARM RACECOURSE

Buddy (Will Ferrell) is accidentally transported to the North Pole as a toddler and raised to adulthood among Santa's elves. Unable to shake the feeling that he doesn't fit in, the adult Buddy travels to New York, in full elf uniform, in search of his real father. His Dad a cynical businessman reluctantly attempts to start a relationship with the childlike Buddy with increasingly chaotic results. (Rated PG)

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Santa Clause Christmas Movie on the Big Screen on the Green

The Santa Clause


WEDNESDAY, 19 DECEMBER 2018 | EAGLE FARM RACECOURSE

Divorced dad Scott (Tim Allen) has custody of his son on Christmas Eve. After he accidentally kills a man in a Santa suit, they are magically transported to the North Pole, where an elf explains that Scott must take Santa's place before the next Christmas arrives. Scott thinks he's dreaming, but over the next several months he gains weight and grows an inexplicably white beard. Maybe that night at the North Pole wasn't a dream after all. (Rated PG)

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Home Alone Christmas Movie on the Big Screen on the Green

Home Alone


TUESDAY, 18 DECEMBER 2018 | EAGLE FARM RACECOURSE

When 8-year-old Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) acts out the night before a family trip to Paris, his mother makes him sleep in the attic. After they mistakenly leave for the airport without Kevin, he awakens to an empty house and soon realizes that two con men plan to rob the McCallister residence, and he alone must protect the family home. (Rated PG)

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The Muppets Christmas Carol Christmas Movie on the Big Screen on the Green

The Muppet Christmas Carol


THURSDAY, 20 DECEMBER 2018 | EAGLE FARM RACECOURSE

The Muppets perform the classic Dickens holiday tale, with Kermit the Frog playing Bob Cratchit, the put-upon clerk of stingy Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine). Other Muppets -- Miss Piggy, Gonzo, Fozzie Bear and Sam the Eagle -- weave in and out of the story, while Scrooge receives visits from spirits of three Christmases -- past, present and future. They show him the error of his self-serving ways, but the miserable old man seems to be past any hope of redemption and happiness. (Rated G)

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Polar Express Christmas Movie on the Big Screen on the Green

Polar Express


FRIDAY, 21 DECEMBER 2018 | EAGLE FARM RACECOURSE

Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis ("Forrest Gump"; "Cast Away") reunite for "Polar Express,"
an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children's book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting
young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery
that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe. (Rated G)

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