MARCH & APRIL 2019
SHEN YUN 2019
12 - 13 MARCH
Shen Yun invites you to travel back to the magical world of ancient China.
Experience a lost culture through the breathtaking art of classical Chinese dance, and see legends come to life.
Shen Yun pushes the boundaries of the performing arts to make this possible, with a unique blend of colorful costuming, high-tech backdrops, and live orchestra.
Be prepared for a theater experience like no other.
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.
The Championships see more than 1,800 adult lifesavers from Port Douglas right down to Rainbow Bay hit the beach to battle the surf, sand and each other in their quest for state glory.
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.
GOLD COAST SUPERHERO WEEKEND!
12 - 14 APRIL
Are you just a superhero in disguise? Well mark the calendar, because Gold Coast Superhero Weekend (GCSW) is back in Broadbeach and bigger than ever.
This supercharged weekend will include the Supanova Comic Con & Gaming, Gold Coast Film Festival, NightQuarter Zombie Walk and a ton of action packed events for the young and young at heart. Featuring the Supanova Superhero Parade, movie screenings as part of the Gold Coast Film Festival, meet and greets with your favourite superheroes, workshops and more, this is one event not to be missed!
And it’s all FREE!
AUSTRALIAN STREET ENTERTAINMENT CARNIVAL
19 - 22 APRIL
The Easter Bunny won’t be the only one busy this April long weekend - Surfers Paradise is hosting a free, four-day, family-friendly school holiday event bursting with live performances for the annual Australian Street Entertainment Carnival (ASEC).
Australian Street Entertainment Carnival runs from April 19-22 and attracts some of the region's best buskers who will transform Surfers Paradise into a festival of performance, laughter and entertainment.
The carnival will come alive from 11am to 8pm daily throughout the long weekend, with performances taking place on the main stage in Cavill Mall and on the Surfers Paradise beachfront.
THE WEEKEND EDITION
WHAT'S ON NOW ON THE GC!
The Weekend Edition Gold Coast showcases the latest cafe and restaurant openings, what's on, fashion, design, events, culture and people.
There is so much to do and explore on the beautiful Gold Coast, what are you waiting for!
1ST & 3RD SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH
Be sure to check out the Broadbeach Arts & Craft Markets happening at Kurrawa Park on the beachfront, opposite Oasis Shopping Centre.
Image Source: All images courtesy of Destination Gold Coast & Google