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LeedyPalooza is back once again this year! This award-winning event, which is in its second year this February, will have the streets of Leederville brimming with people and it will be the height of fun activity.
It will be held on Friday 8th February till Sunday 17th February 2019, from 6.00 pm. It is basically a street party with many activities over the week-long festival. A party where you can do all manner of things including dance the salsa, listen to Hip-Hop DJs, have fun, eat and dress badly. This year, some of last year's favourite events will be back again, as well as some brand new entertainment.
Friday 8th February: Latin Fiesta at 6.00 pm - this will be a night of Latin American culture on the Opening Night of LeedyPalooza! You can join in with the Latin dancers, music and food- including the Sambanistas Dancers.
Wednesday 13th February: Leederville Long Table Dinner from 6.00 pm.
Thursday 14th February: Leedy L'Amour at 6.00 pm - romance is still here in Leederville on Valentine's Day. Come to the Venice inspired Leedy L'Amour. Here there will be all your heart could desire, from opera singers to Italian theatre. Bring your significant other along of course, for a fun night.
Friday 15th February: Funk Club presents The Hustle at 6.00 pm.
Saturday 16th February: Bunuru Djurip at 3.00 pm.
Saturday: Night Fish Fry at 6.00 pm - This will be like being in New Orleans - you won't have to pay the usual admission if you're a cook, or a waiter, or a good musician! If you happen to be in the neighbourhood on this Saturday night, just drop in. There will be music by Junkadelic Brass Band and The Bambuseae Rhythm Section in the Leederville Village Square.
Sunday 17th February: Dancin' in the Streets from 3.00 pm.
The event is FREE and is brought to you by Leederville Connect and The City of Vincent.
LEEDYPALOOZA LONG TABLE DINNER This will be a fundraising event held from 6.00 pm until 10.00 pm in Newcastle Street, Leederville. The annual Long Table Dinner will be held under the stars as part of LeedyPalooza. It will be an evening of good food, fun and many flavours from some of Leederville's finest cafes and restaurants.
It will be sponsored by Leederville's renowned restaurants and cafes such as Pinchos, Ria Malay Kitchen, Theo and Co. Pizzeria, Duende, Gusto Gelato and Papagallo Cafe Pizzeria to name just a few. Along with the food, there will also be wine, beer and soft drinks and the dinner will be a demonstration of just how good the Leederville eateries are!
This has to be Leederville's answer to the Fringe Festival and there is so much going on with great food and entertainment that you cannot miss this annual event! More information at their Facebook page.