Surfers Paradise + Gold Coast Events


Throughout the year Surfers Paradise, Broadbeach and across the Gold Coast plays host to a wide array of amazing events including festivals, fireworks displays, major music concerts, sporting events + More.
Find your favourite Gold Coast event and check in to Surfers Aquarius on the Beach!

*** Please check with event organisers directly for any amendments or cancellations. ***

Australian Street entertainment carnival

10-13 April, 2020
Surfers Paradise

Enjoy a weekend of FREE entertainment in the Surfers Paradise precinct when the annual Australian Street Entertainment Carnival comes to town!

You’ll be wowed by entertainers including dancers, comedians, musicians, magicians and more, as they vie for the crowds attention and applause.

Held daily across Cavill Mall and the beachfront from 1pm to 8pm daily.

Find out more via the Surfers Paradise website.

Book your accommodation for this thrilling Surfers Paradise event staying at Surfers Aquarius on the Beach.

Film, Music, dance

18-19 April, 2020
Surfers Paradise

Presented by Gold Coast Film Festival this FREE event will feature The Shorts Film Festival (also known as SIPfest) as well as a dance street party, free dance lessons and performances of iconic movie routines by local dance troupes. There will also be outdoor movie screenings showcasing films like Step Up, High School Musical and Singing in the Rain!

For more information about fmd2020 visit Surfers Paradise website.

Book your accommodation for this FREE Surfers Paradise event staying at Surfers Aquarius on the Beach.

AUSSIES 2020

18-26 April, 2020
Broadbeach SLSC + North Burleigh SLSC

The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships will see more than 314 surf clubs from around Australia come together to complete in 480+ beach and ocean events. It’s the largest event of it’s kind – comparing to the likes of the Commonwealth Games.

Youth Championships – North Burleigh SLSC – 18-19 April
Masters and Open Championships – Broadbeach SLSH – 20-26 April

Book your accommodation for this top Gold Coast sporting event staying at Surfers Aquarius on the Beach.

SURFERS PARADISE LIVE

30 April to 3 May, 2020
Surfers Paradise Beach

Get your ticket to the hottest event in town! Surfers Paradise LIVE is an award-winning music festival and it’s back for 2020 with an amazing line-up of top musicians.

30 April: Gold Coast Music Awards
1 May: Spiderbait / Magic Dirt / British India
2 May: Jon Stevens / Daryl Braithwaite / Vanessa Amorosi / Chocolate Starfish / Dragon
3 May: The Angels / Baby Animals / Mark Seymour & The Undertow / Reece Mastin

Book your accommodation for this unmissable Gold Coast event staying at Surfers Aquarius on the Beach.

Blues on Broadbeach

14 – 17 May, 2020
Broadbeach

Blues on Broadbeach has been entertaining music lovers since 2002 and is one Australia’s largest non-ticketed music festivals. That’s right. It’s FREE!

Head to the Gold Coast this May, for Blues on Broadbeach, with an impressive line-up including The Black Sorrows, Tami Neilson, G.Love, Tommy Emmanuel and more.

Book your accommodation for this awesome Gold Coast event staying at Surfers Aquarius on the Beach.

Seafire Surfers Paradise

12 – 13 June, 2020
Surfers Paradise Beach

Settle in on the sand, sit back and watch the explosive action as leading pyrotechnic show designers from around the world battle it out for the title of SeaFire Champion!

Best of all, this colourful and lively show is completely FREE to attend. Pre-show performances for SeaFire Surfers Paradise include skydivers, aerobatic displays and live music.

Book your accommodation for this incredible Surfers Paradise event staying at Surfers Aquarius on the Beach.