Celebrating what makes Melbourne great, World Carnivale New Years Eve brings you a multi-genre, multi-demographic event with multi-generational sounds.
Hosted at Showtime Events Centre, on South Wharf Promenade, this exclusive NYE event will feature no less than 5 different party zones in one stunning riverside destination.
Experience the best of the world's biggest parties in one incredible evening, in Melbourne's newest but oldest inner city Suburb, South Wharf; The perfect spot for the city's biggest party!
Guests will be invited to enjoy food and entertainment in each zone. Take it all in as you are free to roam through up to 5 different themed spaces and take part in your favourites or, ALL PARTIES:
Lights, Love & Lanterns is inspired by Asia's lantern festivals. Dance the night away under a glittering canopy of lights. Legendary afro-spiritual HOUSE master OSUNLADE (USA) & Melbourne champion of DEEP HOUSE sound MIKE STEVA bring you music that will elevate your mind, body & soul. Guests can also sample Asian style canapés throughout the night, including rice paper rolls, assorted dumplings and crispy prawns. At midnight, step outside to enjoy the fireworks launched just 50 metres across the Yarra river.
Buena Vida means 'the good life'. In this zone, guests will be treated to a sit down banquet, reserved VIP table, and premium wines. Tantalise your tastebuds with a delicious Spanish and Argentinian inspired menu including croquettas, Bresaola and slow-cooked lamb. You'll also be entertained by REBECCA & NATHAN who will charm you with powerful vocals and stunning guitar work of LATIN & FLAMENCO stylings - so get ready to Salsa!
Rio Grade recreates the loudest, brightest and biggest party in the world – the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. The churrasco grills will be fired up all night, serving char-grilled skewers amongst a vibrant atmosphere! The festival will heat up with BRAZILIAN BEATS from DJ MARZ feat Salvador and mesmerising dancers! The infectious rhythm is going to get you, so just let the music move your feet!
At Venice on the Yarra you'll be transported from the banks of the Yarra to Italy and one of the oldest and most famous festivals of them all – the Carnival of Venice.
Taste traditional carnival pastries and Italian classics such as pizza and pasta alongside modern canapés. He captured our hearts on The Voice Australia, now see him live on stage; RIK-E-RAGGA will be bringing REGGAE & FUNK to Venice on the Yarra.
The Melbourne Lawn is your front row seat to the night's festivities and firework show. Melbourne's only GROUND LAUNCHED NYE FIREWORKS will launch across the river just 50 metres away. There will be roaming entertainers plus a relaxed BBQ, celebrating the multi-cultural flavours of Melbourne as well as Aussie staples like gourmet mini burgers
Let's get this party started! - Pick the package that suits your style & purchase your tickets (be quick though packages are already selling out!)
World Carnivale Package - Admission to World Carnivale: All you can eat roaming canapés and food stations, 5 hour beer, wine and soft drink package, free roaming between Lights and Lanterns, Melbourne Lawn, Venice on the Yarra and Rio Grade. Entry from 8pm.
SOLD OUT - VIP Banquet Package - Admission to World Carnivale: 3 course, sit down dinner in Buena Vida with reserved table for the night, 6 hour beer, wine and soft drink package including premium wines, free roaming between Lights, Love and Lanterns, Melbourne Lawn, Venice on the Yarra and Rio Grade, all you can eat roaming canapés and food stations. Entry from 7pm.
RIO Banquet Package - Admission to World Carnivale: 3 course, sit down Brazilian dinner in Rio Grade with reserved table for the night, 6 hour premium beer, wine and soft drink package including Piper-Heidsieck champagne on arrival, free roaming between Lights, Love and Lanterns, Melbourne Lawn, Venice on the Yarra and Rio Grade, all you can eat roaming canapés and food stations. Entry from 7pm. (Be quick, only 60 tickets left)
VIP Champagne Terrace - Exclusive access to the waterfront Champagne terrace within Rio Grade, with free flowing Piper-Heidsieck Champagne until 1am. Champagne Terrace guests also have access to Lights, Love and Lanterns, Venice on the Yarra, and the Melbourne Lawn. All you can eat included. Entry from 8pm.
Spirits Package - Access to basic spirits, for the duration of beverage package, for one person. No general admission - must buy in conjunction with a World Carnivale or Banquet package.
The World Carnivale – Music & Food Pass - Complimentary drink on arrival (beer, wine, sparkling or soft drink). Themed food stations & roaming canapés all night long. Extensive drinks list available at bar prices. Access to World Carnivale NYE & Party Zones Lights, Love & Lanterns; The Melbourne Lawn; Venice on the Yarra & Rio Grade.*Spirits package upgrade not available with this ticket.
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World Carnivale: The best of the world's biggest parties in one incredible evening.
For more information on what's on and ticketing options, please visit www.worldcarnivalenye.com.au
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