23 October 2021 | 3pm - 8pm | Queens Park Mackay
Held in October each year, Mackay’s largest multicultural event lets locals travel the world in a single day.
Running from 3pm to 8pm back at the revitalised Queens Park, the festival features an amazing array of performers, bands and dance groups.
On show will be an amazing range of music and traditional dances and costumes from local and international performers.
Full stage line-up
|3.30pm||Welcome to Country, Mayor Welcome|
|4.00pm||Whitsunday Thai Community|
|4.10pm||Mackay and District Pipe Band|
|4.30pm||Mackay Chinese Association Tai Chi Sword|
|4.40pm||Claddagh School of Irish Dance|
|5.00pm||Thai Aussie Community Mackay|
|5.30pm||Ji Aaya Nu|
|6.10pm||Nepalese Australian Association of Mackay|
|6.25pm||QLD Multicultural Lions Club|
|7.00pm||Mackay Filipino Australian Community Inc.|
|7.15pm||Mackay Chinese Association Tibetan Dance|
There will also be a range of food vendors with delicacies from across the world and market stalls to check out, including;
Add to that a workshop teepee with activities to enthral children and adults alike, including:
- Drumming workshop
- Face painting
- Coconut Husking Workshops
- Salsa and Latin dance lessons
- Embellish Bellydance Mackay
- Sugar City Rock n Rollers Mackay
Global Grooves is an initiative of Mackay Regional Council and the MECC, and is proudly supported by the Queensland Government Multicultural Arts Queensland, and ABC Tropical North.