Feast on food, admire the art, relax to music and make yourself at home at the Groove N Food Festival where there is a kaleidoscope of family fun from Friday 20 to Sunday 22 September.
The annual Groove N Food is a three-day fete of food, art and music held in Burleigh Heads, Miami and Nobby's on the Gold Coast. At this festival, streets will be filled with frivolity with taste buds and ear drums merry.
Brace yourself with an abundance of fabulous offers from local restaurants and cafes in Burleigh Heads, Miami and Nobby's. Cruise the streets, check out the offers, choose your flavours and chow it all down!
Here's an overview of the festivities hosted by Gold Coast City Council:
Kick off your weekend early from 12 noon with Dress Me GC Fashion Lunch enjoying Sirromet Winery's champagnes and wines along with the hottest trends from local designers at Tallebudgera Valley, or wining and dining at Groove & Food Train Progressive Degustation Lunch where you'll be indulged with cuisine that will tantalise your tastebuds at Groove Train in Burleigh Heads. To purchase tickets for these wonderful events, click here.
Get ready to rock and roll bright and early on Saturday from 7am at Burleight Heads State School for Burleigh Local Markets. Entry is totally free so come and check it out and pack some goodies to take home in your shopping bag.
When you're done at the markets, make your way to Memorial Park from 12 noon for an afternoon of family fun and entertainment. The park will be a wonderland for all with Burleigh's best tastes, awesome kids activities and crafts, brilliant performances by Aerial Angels Academy and fantastic live music from various talented artists including Somerset Barnard, Jason Delphin Band and Jackson Dunn.
Well, Burleigh Heads is not the only place with exciting happenings. From 4pm, Miami Marketta Street Food on Hillcrest Parade, Miami will give you a night of food market experience. You'll find the tastiest treats, heavenly bites and beverages for your to devour. With free entry, free live entertainment and free fun, there's no better way to spend your Saturday afternoon and evening.
Get cracking early on Sunday with The Organic Gold Coast Farmers Market at Miami High School Oval from 6am or at Nobby's Beach from 10am. If you're around Burleigh Heads, don't forgot to pop by Burleigh Heads State School for The Village Markets from 7am. Here, you'll find yourself drowned in anything and everything creative from fashion to arts.
What's more, make your way to Chairlift Avenue, Nobby's Beach, for Akova's incredible performance from 12.30pm; lots of kids activities such as jumping castle and face painting; and beautiful art, sculpture and visuals from gifted local artists.
With so much happening over the three big days, you'll find yourself back at work pondering how the weekend went by so quickly. Well, you know what they say, time flies when you're having fun.
For more information on Groove N Food Festival, please see their website.