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5 Unmissable Surfers Paradise Festivals to Catch This Autumn 2020 Experience Surfers Paradise at its best this autumn with a host of upcoming 2020 festivals to enjoy while soaking up the best that Surfers Paradise has to offer!
Surfers Paradise Gold Coast will come alive for Sand Safari Arts Festival, Australian Street Entertainment Carnival and more in the months to come - if you don’t want to miss out, put yourself in the centre of the excitement with our beachfront Surfers Paradise accommodation at Hi Surf Holiday Apartments Gold Coast.
Offering bright, spacious and fully self-contained holiday apartments that overlook Surfers Paradise Beach, Hi Surf Surfers Paradise is your ticket to an unforgettable holiday in Surfers Paradise, ideal for couples, families and large groups with an unbeatable location on The Esplanade.
This autumn, book directly with us to save and time your arrival for one of these unmissable 2020 Surfers Paradise festivals:
Have a host of exciting things to see and do in Surfers Paradise when Sand Safari Arts Festival returns for the beginning of autumn. On Surfers Paradise Esplanade and Surfers Paradise Beach, Sand Safari Arts Festival is a free family event that transforms the beach into a canvas of breathtaking sand sculptures - a must-see spectacle held only once a year.
Surfers Paradise Sand Safari Arts Festival 2020 will feature all-new sculptures for its theme of “Fairytales”, involving live creations of characters and scenes from Jack and the Beanstalk, Alice in Wonderland and various Disney classics. Over two weeks of sand sculpting workshops, kids activities and market stalls will also line The Esplanade, making it the perfect excuse to be in Surfers Paradise from February 14 to March 1.
Following its inaugural event last year, GC Laughs Festival is back in 2020 to deliver non-stop belly-aching laughter for one whole week at Home of the Arts.
In under a 10-minute drive from our Surfers Paradise accommodation, visit HOTA Gold Coast for an incredible daily lineup of live comedy, featuring names such as Heath Franklin, Gen Fricker, Dusty Rich, Matt Okine, James Veitch, Sam Simmons and more with performances and material guaranteed to get you creasing in your seat.
GC Laughs Festival will kick off with GC Laughs Gala with other highlights including NZ Gala - featuring a roster of renowned Kiwi stand-ups - and GC Late Laughs on the final two nights of the festival. If you’re looking to laugh this autumn, don’t miss GC Laughs Festival 2020 from March 14 to March 21.
In the bustling streets of Surfers Paradise, experience a whole new atmosphere near the beach when Australian Street Entertainment Carnival returns in April, bringing with it a superabundance of Australia’s best street performers and buskers for four consecutive days of free live entertainment for all ages.
Australian Street Entertainment Carnival 2020 will feature well-known street performers with new and rare up-and-coming talents to discover, delivering a mixed bag of performances to see from music, street dance and theatre to stand-up comedy, circus acrobatics, street magic, live art and more. It’s free street entertainment and a thrilling time to be in Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast, yours to enjoy near our Surfers Paradise apartments from April 10 to April 13.
For cinephiles and aspiring filmmakers, Gold Coast Film Festival is an annual event that celebrates movie culture and showcases independent filmmakers from all over the region with a fantastic program involving free pop-up movie showings, film location tours, special guest panels, awards parties and more. This 2020, Gold Coast Film Festival celebrates its momentous 19th year.
Across 12 days in April, don’t miss festival highlights including red carpet arrivals at HOTA, behind-the-scenes Gold Coast Movie Location Tours, the annual Women in Film Lunch and premiere film screenings on the first and final night of the festival. SIPFest is also making a return, offering an evening of 14 free short films to watch on Surfers Paradise Beach. Gold Coast Film Festival 2020 is set to take place from April 15 to April 26.
Just footsteps from our beachfront apartments Surfers Paradise resort, don’t miss Surfers Paradise LIVE 2020 on Surfers Paradise Beach - a free live music festival for all ages with an all-new artist lineup that’s nothing short of epic!
This year, Spiderbait, British India, Jon Stevens, Vanessa Amorosi, Dragon, The Angels, Baby Animals, Mark Seymour and The Undertow are already confirmed with many more to be announced. Surfers Paradise LIVE will take over the beach with three huge stages, an electric atmosphere and non-stop festival refreshments at the Beach Hut and Bar, showcasing the vibrant community spirit of the Gold Coast with another expected turnout of more than 10,000 visitors.
As with each festival, Surfers Paradise LIVE will kickstart with the annual Gold Coast Music Awards with special VIP packages for fans looking to get up close and personal with this year’s live artists at the VIP Bar. If there’s one music festival that shouldn’t be missed this autumn, it’s 2020 Surfers Paradise LIVE from April 30 to May 3.
Be in the heart of each Surfers Paradise festival coming this autumn with Hi Surf Accommodation Surfers Paradise - situated on Surfers Paradise Esplanade next to Surfers Paradise Beach; our prime location will place you within a short walk from all the above as you relax in a spacious, modern and fully furnished holiday with unrivalled views of the beach and ocean.
For tourists, couples, families and groups, our beachfront one, two and three-bedroom Surfers Paradise apartments offer the perfect choice, complete with full kitchen and laundry facilities, free WiFi and Foxtel, large private balconies and exclusive access to onsite facilities that include a spa, sauna, tennis court, gym and two swimming pools.
Save now by simply booking directly with us - visit Hi Surf Gold Coast.
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