Gold Coast Events

Friday - Sunday 10 - 26 February

Event Location: Surfers Paradise Foreshore

Event Details: Free

Gold Coast Events

Sand Safari Arts Festival

The popular free event features the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships, drawing thousands of spectators to admire the country’s most talented sculptors, as they intricately carve life-sized masterpieces inspired by the theme ‘Mermaids and Mythical Creatures’.

The interactive event will offer an array of free and fun activities for families including sand art and workshops on the beachfront.

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Bleach Festival

Bleach Festival illuminates, reflects, beams, focuses and most importantly connects art, with community, 31 March to 16 April.

Bleach Festival 2017 explores the convergence of sport and art, bringing cutting edge music, circus, theatre, dance, cabaret and visual art – to 23 Gold Coast locations across three huge weekends. Join the movement and challenge the conventional as the Festival tries to change perceptions of the arts industry.

As the signature, annual multi-arts festival of the Gold Coast, Bleach shines a light on our city's unique creativity and culture by presenting the city in a new way, to new audiences, both locally and internationally. 

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City of Gold Coast Events Guide

Here is a comprehensive guide to a variety of events happening around the city. From sporting events, live music, arts and culture activities and foodie meet-ups, our city has something for everyone! 

Click here to stay up-to-date on city events


The Weekend Edition

The Weekend Edition is a great spot to find a comprehensive list of all Gold Coast events. Markets and festivals, arts and culture, sports, music, you name it, this event hub has all the information you need to stay in-the-know about what's happening around the Gold Coast. 

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The Village Markets trades every month, on the first and third Sunday at Burleigh Heads State School from 8:30am to 1:00pm and the fourth Sunday at Paradise Point Park from 8:00am to 1:00pm

The Village Markets was created with the intention of providing a platform for talented local emerging designers, creatives and collectors to showcase their wares, connect and collaborate in a positive, unique environment. As well as creating a favourite hangout for locals and visitors to the Gold Coast.

Shoppers can enjoy food from around the world thanks to the line-up of food trucks and gourmet eats on offer, grab a blanket and sit under the trees with friends, enjoying the sweet sounds of live local music.

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Burleigh Brewing Co.

Burleigh Brewing Co. has some great monthly events happening with live music, beer and good vibes. Grab your mates and check out their new brewery!

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Lights out and Dance

Let your hair down and shake it off every Monday, 7-8:30 p.m. at Lights out and Dance in Burleigh Heads. It’s a weekly one hour dancing in the dark session for the pure joy of dance. It’s a chance to dance for yourself without following a teacher or learning awkward steps and simply a place to shake out the stresses of the week any way you want - total free movement!

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