With its sea of candles, exceptionally-talented musicians and wide-ranging selection of concerts, Candlelight enchants and enthralls audiences all year round. From Coldplay to Hans Zimmer, these enchanting concerts pay tribute to some of music’s most iconic bands, singers and composers. The soft flicker of candles, and expertly executed melodies transforms nights out into unforgettable live-music experiences in some of Perth’s most impressive locations.
Venues including Perth Town Hall and Wesley Church will be lighting up with the magic of Candlelight to host these mesmerising concerts for music lovers to enjoy. Whether on your own, with a mate, a group of friends, or a special someone, there’s a Candlelight concert to entertain everybody.
Featured Candlelight Concerts in Perth
There’s no better way to celebrate some of the most heartwarming Christmas classics than hearing them performed in the warm glow of flickering candlelight. A talented jazz band is coming to Perth Town Hall to bring nostalgic songs performed by Frank Sinatra to life. Fall under the spell of enchanting music while being captivated by takes on “Santa Claus is Coming to Town”, “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”, “Winter Wonderland”, and more during this 60-minute mesmerising performance.
Movie buffs and music lovers alike will definitely get inspired at a Candlelight tribute to the likes of Christopher Nolan, Joe Hisaishi, and Hans Zimmer. Find your seat at a one-of-a-kind event and prepare to be amazed by renditions of some of the greatest works produced for memorable on-screen moments. Enhancing the intensity of scenes and keeping us on the edge of our seats, film scores and soundtracks play a powerful role in the watching experience.
Upcoming Candlelight Concerts in Perth
The atmosphere of hundreds of candles is a wondrous spectacle that amplifies the live-music experience. And, for the length of the 60-65 minute performance, the candle-music combo creates a parallel realm where audiences are carried away by each and every note played.
So far, thousands of candles have lent their gentle glow to Perth’s sensational Candlelight concerts and the greatest works of classical music as well as legendary jazz, rock, pop and film classics have been performed in the flickering light.
Intimate and extraordinary atmospheres will continue to be created at some of the city’s most beautiful and unique venues, including Winthrop Hall, Perth Town Hall and Wesley Uniting Church, among others. There are more to come so watch this space.
A recurring question regarding Candlelight is, What do you wear to Candlelight? The simple answer is that Candlelight has no dress code and there is no obligation to dress up in your finest attire—it’s not the opera. However, to save you from any drama, then think smart-casual with an emphasis on being comfortable, clean and relaxed.
Candlelight has been met with countless 5-star reviews since arriving in Perth. Guests have said that the evenings are “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”
“It was a lovely laid back hour of live music in a beautiful surrounding. Loved their choice of music and their sound.” – Candlelight Jazz & Soul: Amy Winehouse, Aretha Franklin and More
“Beautiful experience 🤩 already booked tickets for the next one 😉” – Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake & More
“Amazing atmosphere and amazing musicians! Overall intimate, gorgeous experience!” – A Tribute to ABBA
“Wonderful experience, they played the best parts of Hans Zimmer’s pieces . I got goosebumps the entire time. Will definitely go again.” – Best of Hans Zimmer and More
Give the gift of Candlelight
The Candlelight gift card is the gift of a candlelit, live-music experience. They’re immensely popular and are capable of captivating all thanks to the broad range of genres that Candlelight celebrates. Whether the gift card is for a mate, a date, or for the family, they’ll be sure to find a concert that shines bright and catches their eye now or in the new year.
Candlelight is an experience unlike any other and continues to amaze audiences in Perth and all over the world. Typically, there are two 60-minute Candlelight concerts every evening, an early and a later session, which gives audiences ample choice and opportunity to experience music by Candlelight the way they would like to.
Please note: For the safety of performers and the audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.