Orange Blossom Festival 2022


Lights, Beats and Sweets! 

The Hills Shire Council's Orange Blossom Festival - Lights, Beats and Sweets returns this September with a brand new look, feel and location!

The community favourite will move into Arthur Whitling Park, Castle Hill from Thursday 8th September to Saturday 10th September with plenty of things for the whole family to enjoy!

Thursday 8th September kicks off the celebrations from 4pm - 9pm with DJ's, break dancing and parkour sessions!

Friday 9th September will run from 4pm - 9pm with a chill out vibe including music from local artists.

Saturday 10th September will start from 3pm with a family-friendly movie from 6:30pm.

Every night there will be "DESSERT FEST" food stalls, a roller rink and silent disco, roving entertainment, light installations, yard games, glow in the dark face painting, and much more.


Light it Up

Snap an insta-worthy photo with light displays across the park including giant illuminated orange trees, mushrooms, a snail and roving fairies all under a giant illuminated trussing and festoons stretching across the Park.


Lights, Beats and Sweets Program

Thursday 8 September – Youth Night

This evening will focus on our youth with drumming, breakdancing, a DJ and performance by Dauntless Movement Crew featuring acrobatics, parkour movement and - flames.


Friday 9 September – Chill Night

Friday’s stage line-up includes a series of local performers delivering busker-style music, appealing to all walks of life.


Saturday 10 September – Family Fun & Movie Night

Saturday will start with a Pippa show and will also feature a reptile and magic show. When the sun sets, it’s time for a family movie night - an evening under the stars watching ‘Sing 2’. 


Getting Here

Lights, Beats and Sweet is located at Arthur Whitling Park, cnr Old Northern Road and McMullen Avenue, Castle Hill 2154 View Map.

We recommend travelling to the event via the Sydney Metro or bus network with access directly to Arthur Whitling Park. Plan your trip at

Bus Information is available here.