The 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games are back this Autumn and coming with it is Festival 2018 Gold Coast, an exciting 12-day festival set to showcase the best of art and culture on the Gold Coast. This unmissable festival will extend the celebrations of the Commonwealth Games to the best venues and beaches on the Gold Coast with a huge program of live music, theatre, circus, dance, cabaret, visual arts, and more – featuring 1,440 artists from over 50 countries – the time to visit the Gold Coast has never been this good.

Festival 2018 Gold Coast will see crowds flocking in droves for free city-wide entertainment in Broadbeach, Surfers Paradise, and other top locations on the Gold Coast. Broadbeach will be in the spotlight with the Queensland Music Stage being headlined by Kate Miller-Heidke along with Amy Shark, Lastlings, Ella Fence, Eliza and The Delusionals. There will also be a nail-biting ballet and circus performance titled ‘The Rite of Spring’ to enjoy amongst others

Surfers Paradise will also host a number of must-see performers including Yothu Yindi and The Treaty Project, Susheela Raman, M.anifest, The Cat Empire, and Hot Dub Time Machine, as well as the mesmerising Restless Dance Theatre performing ‘Intimate Space’. Also not to be missed is the Giant Sing Along, which will feature music, a huge lyrics screen, and lots of microphones for everyone to join in and sing along together to a fun selection of music hits!

The popular night market and live music spot NightQuarter will also be getting in on the action this Autumn, set to host several colourful food fests alongside live performances from Force Majeure, Dancenorth, The Farm, Punchdrunk, and Jeremy Goldstein, and more! Also to catch on the Gold Coast with Festival 2018 include visual arts exhibit ‘Museum of the Moon’, old-school Hip-hop group Boombox Chicks, and several entertaining street performances by The Squad.

Don’t miss the exciting atmosphere and the FREE live entertainment taking over the Gold Coast soon with Festival 2018 Gold Coast, arriving on April 4 for 12 non-stop days.

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