Street Entertainment Festival

Australian Street Entertainment Carnival

It's Always On in Surfers Paradise and the Easter long weekend is no exception! The Australian Street Entertainment Carnival (ASEC) is a rumble of the region's best professional street entertainers, taking to the streets daily, 12pm - 10pm around the Surfers Paradise precinct. ASEC is a unique event that supports home-grown street entertainers and buskers by providing a platform for them to hone their live performance skills. An eclectic mix of talented local street entertainers and industry newcomers will take to the streets and dazzle audiences in a range of performance arts including acrobatics, dance, music, magic, comedy and more. With the Beachfront Markets on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights from 4pm - 9pm, you'd be crazy to miss this weekend in Surfers Paradise! Date: 19 - 22 April 2019 Price: FREE Address: Surfers Paradise


Locations: Cavill Mall - Western, Centre and Eastern ends of mall Cavill Lane, Surfers Paradise Blvd position by fountain and ANZ Time: Daily 12.30pm - 9pm To find out more click here




Surfers Paradise Kids Week is an annual family friendly event celebrating all things kids, which takes place each September school holidays… and best of all, it’s FREE! Kids Week encompasses daily live shows from 1pm, including the highlight of the week, Jurassic Creatures in Paradise! Meet the rangers and their roar-some dinosaur friends and learn about dinosaurs in the Jurassic Period. The show will be live and an Australian first, having run previously with animatronic dinosaurs only. The stage will also showcase Sea World’s Seal Guardians to the Rescue. An educational and entertaining show, Professor Swells will  enlist the help of the audience to rescue trapped marine life. There’s plenty more to see and do at Kids Week this school holidays including virtual reality experiences, sporting activities on the beach and foreshore, arts and crafts, cooking classes, daily Mascot Dance Parties, and of course our very own kids fashion parade on the main stage. While the kids are entertained, take advantage of discounts, deals and giveaways at local venues throughout the precinct. Bring the whole family along for hours of fun on the Gold Coast! Don't forget 1 hour FREE parking before 4pm then a flat rate of $8.



Enjoy the most of Father’s Day at Soul Boardwalk this year, with three barbers from Luigi & Sons Barber Shop providing their expertise to get your Dad looking tip top. Father's Day 2018, Soul Boardwalk in the heart of Surfers Paradise has teamed up yet again with popular barber shop Luigi & Sons Barber Shop to offer Dad’s of the Gold Coast complimentary hair cutting and beard trimming for #dadlove. No appointments are necessary, but if you register via you'll receive a FREE gift! So, grab the family, head down to the beautiful beach that is Surfers Paradise, enjoy FREE* parking – grab a bite to eat at one of the many eateries at Soul Boardwalk, head to Ripley’s Believe It or Not! and enjoy the shopping offers from our surf/street fashion venues! Check out our individual retailers for Father's Day specials. * 1 hr FREE Parking before 4pm then flat rate of $8 after 4pm