Horizon Festival 2021 | 27 AUG - 5 SEP // 28 Aug - 6 Sep 2020

WHAT'S ON // 12 - 25 APR

Here's our pick of what's happening around the Sunshine Coast this fortnight.

Now - 24 Apr: Myall Creek and beyond @ USC Gallery (Sippy Downs)
A significant exhibition exploring the history and site of the 1838 Myall Creek Massacre through the work of some of Australia’s leading indigenous artists. 

Tue 13 Apr: Family Friendly Movie Night (Sippy Downs)
Head down to USC (University of the Sunshine Coast) for a family friendly movie night. There's $4 beer and wine for the adults and free snacks for everyone. BYO blankets (and children).

Tue 13 Apr: Open Mic Night (Beerwah)
Pop down to the Beerwah Hotel for an Open Mic night with special guests, Rob Longstaff & Lee Hardisty.

Wed 14 April: Pinkfong and Baby Shark Meet and Greet (Caloundra)
Here's an event for the grommets: grab a photo with Pinkfong and Baby Shark and show them your best dance moves — it's free and walk-ins are welcome; no bookings are required.

Fri 16 Apr: Live Music at The Cat (Caloundra)
Head to The Cat for an epic line up of local musicians singing you into some good times.

Artist, Alex Crook

Sat 17 Apr: Heal Yourself Expo (Maroochydore)
A community of healers, teachers, way-showers and change makers with a passion to support their communities, and educate people that they have the power to heal themselves and the planet.

Sat 18 Apr: SUB SBASS | HEX SOUND SYSTEM (Nambour)
All the usual suspects are gathering for this one. There's big-guns up from down south, local legends, 5 top-notch producers and Clunkk's original visuals. All packed inside a cosy sound proof box with an ever evolving HEX sound system.

Sun 18 Apr: JAM SESSION (Maroochydore)
Quite simply: a blues, roots and rock jam session held at The Double Barrel Bar.

Sun 18 Apr: The Stones’ Sticky Fingers Tour (Birtinya)
The Rolling Stones’ seminal Sticky Fingers album is celebrating its 50th anniversary, so to celebrate, a quartet of Aussie rock royalty will be bringing the album to back to life.
Featuring: Magic Dirt’s, Adalita; Grinspoon’s, Phil Jamieson; The Cruel Sea’s, Tex Perkins; and You Am I’s, Tim Rogers.

The Stones’ Sticky Fingers Tour

Sun 18 Apr: Sunshine Coast Fashion Market (Birtinya)
Pop down to the new venue at NightQuarter, for an afternoon of bargain hunting.

Sun 18 Apr: Botanical Wall Art (Pacific Paradise)
Transform nature's textures and treasures into your very own, unique, botanical wall art in this 4.5-hour workshop.

Sun 18 Apr: Louise Densen Group CD Launch at The Jazz Sessions (Forest Glen)
Head to Glass House Brewery for a night of great food, smooth brews and sultry jazz at The Jazz Sessions — ticket includes a two-course meal and an amazing show.

Jazz performers

Tue 20 Apr: Screening of 'Return to Gandhi Road' (Nambour)
A special one-off screening in Nambour of the award-winning film about the remarkable life of Kangyur Rinpoche, who was instrumental in bringing Buddhism to the West.

Thu 22 Apr: Arj Barker - Comes Clean (Noosa)
Australia’s adopted son of comedy returns to Noosa with his brand-new hour of hilarious comedy.

Fri 23 Apr: Spacey Jane - Night Quarter (Birtinya)
With numerous shows across the country planned, cancelled, rescheduled and cancelled again in 2020, the Fremantle four piece, Spacey Jane, are heading east once more. Support comes from Jess Day & The Moving Stills.

Sat 24 Apr: StrEATside Market (Maroochydore)
Local favourite weekend event, StrEATside Market, has relaunched this month with some exciting new additions — there's more grog and they're now trading on Saturday instead of Sunday. 

Sat 24 Apr: Selfish Sons & Order Sixty6 - Solbar (Maroochydore)
With both bands boasting sell-outs across the country, this mate-fest will give punters a unique experience, by fusing diverse genres for a night of complete juxtaposition in the most unifying way possible.

Spacey Jane

Sat 24 Apr: Katie Noonan Trio (Eumundi)
Head to The Brewery at The Imperial Hotel Eumundi  for an evening with the Katie Noonan Trio, debuting brand new songs.

Sat 24 Apr: 50th Anniversary Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody Greatest Hits (Caloundra)
Following a hugely successful 2019 sell-out tour, Bohemian Rhapsody are returning with a brand new show in 2021, combining Queens ‘Greatest Hits’ and a few of the most popular songs on their albums. Starring internationally renowned, Thomas Crane, and band, Bohemian Rhapsody. 

Sun 25 Apr: Watercolour 101. a beginners guide (Caloundra)
Whether you're a beginner, or a returning artist, this guide is for you. All materials will be supplied on the day.

Sun 25 Apr: ANZAC Day at Your Mates Brewing (Warana)
A sunday sesh Supporting Young Veterans Sunshine Coast. Head down to the brewery for a beer, live music, 50c wings, and some raffles. 

ANZAC day at Your Mates Brewing