When: 25 August to 3 September, 2017
Everyone has a chance to dance, sing, create, listen, learn and be part of the Cairns biggest annual party, the Cairns Festival.
The festival held over ten event-filled days commences with the hallmark event of the Grand Parade with this year’s theme being ‘Shine’. The Grand Parade will light up Cairns Esplanade commencing from 3.30pm on Friday 26 August with a fireworks display afterwards.
In addition there will be a host of events including: Carnival on Collins; Sunday on the ‘Nard; The Making Place; City Lights; Circa and many more.
This year’s program boasts more than 50 performances, exhibitions, workshops, community events and other activities. The mixture of events recognises the diverse culture and foundations of the Far North.
This year’s Cairns Festival features a range of free and ticketed events across the city. So check them out by downloading a full Cairns Festival program HERE.