Live Festival Hits Surfers Paradise
An award-winning four-day music festival will hit the streets of Surfers Paradise from May 2-5. The festival will host a collection of energetic live music acts on over 40 stages and multiple venues throughout the Surfers Paradise precinct.
Hosted by Surfers Paradise Alliance, the free, family-friendly festival is renowned for presenting a diverse and iconic line-up featuring some of the best-known Australian artists. The Living End, Jebediah, and Reece Mastin will perform on Friday, May 3. The Hoodoo Gurus, Daryl Braithwaite and Thirsty Merc will perform on Saturday, May 4. The Screaming Jets, Chocolate Starfish, Boom Crash Opera, and Bachelor Girl will close the festivities on Sunday, May 5.
Says Surfers Paradise Alliance CEO Mike Winlaw, “Surfers Paradise LIVE is not only a celebration of live music but a chance for our community to enjoy great performances from some of Australia’s best-known and much-loved artists for free. We invite people of all ages to come into the precinct to enjoy a diverse collection of music genres showcased by an abundance of talented artists.”
Assistant Tourism Industry Development Minister Meaghan Scanlon said Surfers Paradise LIVE attracted tens of thousands of visitors to the Gold Coast. “The Queensland Government is proud to support this event which is a huge driver of visitation and provides a welcome boost to the local economy.”
There will be live music each day throughout the festival as talented local artists take to the streets. Then come nightfall, the outdoor beach stage located in Cavill Mall adjacent to the beachfront host the night performances. Info: http://surfersparadise.com