2015 Program of Events

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NOTE: The program is subject to change.

FRIDAY 23rd OCTOBER

4PM

Festival Lifestyle Market Open

The Lifestyle markets have something for everyone, with great food from around the world, clothing for young and old, giftware, and lots more.

Sideshow Alley

Opening Ceremony

Don’t miss our opening spectacular featuring local singers and dancers and coordinated by famous local singing teacher Margaret Mikkelson. Our Mayor Paul Pisasale will officially open the festival with a bang!

6PM

Primary Schools Choir Competition

Supporting the local arts community by giving our young singers a chance to shine on the main festival stage. Our Choir competition is judged by professional choir judge giving quality feedback to the schools and helping to develop our newest local talent.

7PM-7:30PM

Festival Opening Ceremony

Search Light Fire Up

This year we want everyone to know there’s something amazing going on in Goodna, so we’ve teamed up with All Fired Up Fireworks to light the night sky with two powerful search lights.

Flair Riders

8PM-9PM

Fireworks

This year we are featuring an early fireworks display Friday evening, so everyone young and old can enjoy a spectacular show. One lucky show goer will win the opportunity to launch the fireworks.
A second night of amazing fireworks, again with the opportunity for one lucky show goer to win the chance to light the fuse and get the show started.

Primary Schools Choir Adjudication

Shallie Campell

Shallie Campbell, an engaging and wholehearted writer, singer and performer who is full of light and spirit.

9PM-10PM

Festival Close

SATURDAY 24th OCTOBER

8AM-9AM

Festival Lifestyle Market Open

Sideshow Alley

Massive fun for the young and young and heart, this years rides line up includes the new Dance Party ride, sure to please any thrill seeker. Plus, the little ones can enjoy the kiddies korner with rides suitable for ages 5 and up. Grab a showbag and enjoy the atmosphere.

Busking Spectacular (2nd stage)

9AM

Mens – Lawn Bowls Competition

10AM

Goodna Services Club Bar Open (18+)

Come and enjoy a drink and soak up the atmosphere at the Goodna Services Club bar.

Dunk for Donations

Grab your change and get your pitching arm ready to play Dunk for donations, not only do you support local community groups and associations you also get a chance at dunking the person nervously waiting on the ledge.

12PM

High School Concert Bands Competition (Jacaranda Stage)

1PM

Car Show Stage (The Hemi’s)

Kyte

Great local band guaranteed to draw a crowd and get the afternoon kicked off with energy.

2:30PM

Quest for Talent – Semi Finals (Jacaranda Stage)

7PM-9PM

Search Light Fire Up

Quest for Talent – Finals (Jacaranda Stage)

7:20-9:00pm

Fireworks

9:00pm

Flair Riders

8:40pm

SUNDAY 25th OCTOBER

7AM

Car Show

8AM

Sideshow Alley

Festivals Lifestyle Markets

Busking Spectacular

9AM

Dunk for Donations

Grab your change and get your pitching arm ready to play Dunk for donations, not only do you support local community groups and associations you also get a chance at dunking the person nervously waiting on the ledge.

10AM

Goodna Services Club Bar Open (18+)

Car show stage (Atmosphere)

11AM

Flair Riders

1PM

Flair Riders

1:30PM

Goodna Services Club show awards (Main Stage)