The festival has an exciting line-up of free and ticketed events including workshops, theatre, performance, visual art, film, music and storytelling. These events will take place around the Sunshine Coast in areas including Buderim, Nambour, Maroochydore, Caloundra, Coolum Beach, Cotton Tree, Eumundi, Kunda Park, Kings Beach and Maleny.
Here are some wonderful free events suited for the family you may want to check out during the festival. The 'Opening Ceremony and Celebration' acknowledges the Kabi Kabi and Jinbarra People as the traditional owners of the lands where Horizon takes place, and are strongly represented at the festival through arts, song, dance, and storytelling. The stage will be set at Cotton Tree Park, Cotton Tree, on August 24th. This will be an entertaining performance of song, storytelling, language, ceremony and dance. This is an event to learn about and experience the richness of the indigenous cultural heritage alive on the Sunshine Coast.