QUEENSLAND SURF LIFE SAVING CHAMPIONSHIPS
15 - 17 MARCH
Held the week after the Youth Champs, the Seniors and Masters Championships are SLSQ’s pinnacle event on the Queensland surf sports calendar, showcasing some of surf lifesaving’s greatest rivalries.
Every discipline is on show from the iconic Ironmen and women competitions, individual board, ski and swim, to traditional lifesaving events such as R&R and the iconic March-Past.
FESTIVAL of film, music & dance
The Festival of Film, Music and Dance is a celebration of the evolving film industry on the Gold Coast, featuring short films from some of Australia’s most talented filmmakers, incredible live performances featuring the Gold Coast Philharmonic Orchestra and memorable movie dance routines.
So grab your blankets, popcorn and all your friends and family and join us in Surfers Paradise to celebrate film and so much more with the Festival of Film, Music and Dance!
Australian Street Entertainment Carnival
An eclectic mix of talented local street entertainers and industry newcomers will take to the streets of Surfers Paradise to practice their live performance skills and dazzle audiences in a range of performance arts including acrobatics, dance, music, magic, comedy and more.
CUBAN CARNIVAL PARTY
Every Friday until 26 April
Get swept away to a world of tropicana showgirls and amazing Latin American fare every Friday night at The Cuban Bar and Lounge. The glamorous showgirls will be dazzling guests with eye catching costumes and hypnotising moves at "The Cuban Carnival Party". The perfect spot to kick start the weekend with your closest amigos. Cocktails, delicious share plates and fancy show girls, what's not to love?
Carnival festivities start at 7pm every Friday!
GOLD COAST SUPERHERO WEEKEND
12 - 14 April
Are you a Superhero in disguise? Mark the calendar, because Gold Coast Superhero Weekend is heading to Broadbeach. This supercharged weekend will include the Supanova Pop Culture Expo, Gold Coast Film Festival and a ton of action packed events for the young and the young at heart.
The weekend will take over Broadbeach from Friday 12 to Sunday 14 April featuring action packed activities for the whole family including movies in the park, meet and greets and the Supanova Superhero Parade which shuts down the streets of Broadbeach for an epic display of superheroes, comic-book characters, cars, policemen and heaps more.
Plus plenty of opportunities to have photos with all kinds of characters.
SURFERS PARADISE LIVE
An exhilarating FREE live music experience, Surfers Paradise LIVE 2019 proudly presents a diverse and iconic line-up of Australian artists each year.
The 4 day festival captures the spirit of live music in an environment like no other.
From the 2-5 May 2019, you’ll come a-LIVE when you experience some of Australia’s musical legends right here in Surfers Paradise!
Blues on broadbeach music festival
16 - 19 MAY
A JAM-PACKED SECOND LINE-UP ANNOUNCED!
Joining international and local stars including Canned Heat and Eric Bibb, are THE GIPSY KINGS making their way from France, Canadian musician BAHAMAS, CHARLEY CROCKETT and CEDRIC BURNSIDE from the USA and Australian blues royalty KEVIN BORICH EXPRESS. With all 70 artists announced, you won't want to miss over four days of Blues lovers paradise with 20 different indoor and outdoor stages in stunning Broadbeach locations.
Enjoy some of the best Blues music from around the world while dining in top restaurants or relaxing in some of Broadbeach’s scenic streets, bars and parks.