The Night Owls Film Festival is a fun FREE cinematic event for the whole family during the April school holidays. Darling Quarter, 1-25 Harbour St, Sydney is the location and the event spans from 1-18 April 2021 from 4-8.30pm every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday over three weeks. Though FREE, you need to register for the event and the films you want to watch. It's 12 nights of movie magic for kids and adults alike.
Gather your family and friends and plan for a relaxing night under the stars for daring adventures, happily ever afters, heroines in abundance, giggles galore, cinematic classics, top-notch crooning and a smattering of unlikely idols. Upping it a notch to make your night out even easier, popular eateries will be offering a variety of picnic packs to suit everyone's needs. Participating retailers include @braza_churrascaria, @umisushiaus@vestadarlingquarter, @guyliancafe_darlingquarter. @gelatissimogelato's Gelato Cart will also be available for a sweet ending to the evening. Head to the INSTAGRAM account and find the link to pre-order your picnic pack. You can also view the retailer menu here.
Plus there's children's entertainment on hand every evening of each event that will captivate, and includes school holiday workshops and performances. For the big kids, there are after-hours films starting at 8.30pmevery Friday and Saturday. Throw down a picnic blanket and some pillows and kick back for the most enjoyable family-friendly school holiday experience right in the heart of Sydney.
Part of the children's entertainment each evening on hand includes Lah Lah, in her trademark red and white striped socks, The Beanies, Tip Toe Giants, Vegetable Plot and more! See below for a little example.
* Thurs 1 April - Sun 4 April - Peter Rabbit™ Meet & Greet
Thurs 1 April - Sun 4 April - Craft Village - Carrot Seed Planting
Every Friday - Kids Yoga with @YogaBudz
Tues 6 April, Fri 9 April, Tues 13 April and Fri 16 April - Monkey Baa's Pete the Sheep Workshops
Sat 10 April - Sun 11 April and Sat 17 April - Sun 18 April - Themed Hair Styling
From 5:45PM every Thursday - Sunday - Kids Entertainment from performers such as @thebeanies
See the full activity program HERE. Stay in touch with Darling Quarter via their socials - links given in this article.