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Grand Parade and Fireworks

Venue: Cairns Esplanade Plaza

5:30pm Saturday 27th August 2016

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Grand Parade and Fireworks

The ever popular, annual Grand Parade is a reflection of who we are, and where we live.

This year celebrating our diverse community with the theme ‘Colours of Us’. With all day entertainment lighting up the Cairns Festival main stage featuring the Ukulele Community Concert, fresh and funky roving performers from 3pm, Grand Parade at 5:30pm and Fireworks at 7:30pm, settle in for a family day that won’t be beat! Don’t forget to stay behind the blue line!

Plan your Grand Parade day!

Festival Stage, Cairns Esplanade Cairns Ukulele Community Concert Day and Markets.

Roving performances will flip, skip, dance,drum and sing their way along the Esplanade. Lookout for Upbeat the drum monster and the ensemble from CIRCA as they perform astounding tricks and more
surprises that you will not see coming.

The Grand Parade is a Cairns Festival highlight, with its long procession of floats, presenting a colourful spectacle that will wind its way along the Esplanade from 5.30pm.

After the Grand Parade enjoy the fireworks all along the waterfront followed by The Montgomery Brothers on the Festival Stage.

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Grand Parade and Fireworks


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