Author: Elise Matheson

With the school holidays only one week away, make the most of family time at these exciting upcoming festivals celebrating all things from live music and multiculturalism to your furriest family members. Check out our top three picks for family-friendly festivals that will overwhelm kids and parents alike!

 

Fairbridge Festival

Returning for its 27th year, the Fairbridge Festival is a lively celebration of music and the great outdoors, set against an atmospheric background of native bushland and the Darling Escarpment. Always family-friendly, the festival includes performances across a range of musical genres, from uplifting folk to soulful blues. Festival-goers can also spend the evening under the stars with a range of camping options to suit families of all shapes and sizes.

 

Petfest

Hosted by animal rescue group WA Pet Project, PetFest ensures your four-legged family members have all the attention they require; featuring everything from sensory gardens for dogs to a range of food trucks for their human companions. Take your best friend for a walk down to Woodville Reserve in North Perth for this treat of a festival!

 

Buddha’s Birthday and Multicultural Festival

Hosted in the Supreme Court Gardens, this festival celebrates the rich diversity of cultures in the melting pot that is Australia. Enjoy ceremonial performances, tea appreciation sessions and delicious vegetarian food, before ending the evening with an exciting fireworks display. Running over two days in the first weekend of the holidays, entry is free.

 

Check out more festivals taking place over the school holidays below.

 


Join Our Community
You May Also Like

Related Posts

Scarborough Winter Markets back every Saturday, with up to 40 stalls and marshmallow toasting

Get your jumpers, scarves and gloves on; the Scarborough Sunset Markets Winter Edition are back on each Saturday starting July 25 until the end of October. Featuring food trucks, fire pits and handcrafted winter wares, it’s great way to spend the evening with friends and family. Running from 3 – 8pm from July 25 – […]

Perth’s top rooftop bars offering stunning city views

The weather is heating up, which means there’s no better place to soak up Perth’s glorious sunshine than on a rooftop bar with unbeatable views. From the heavenly heights of Rooftop at QT to glorious balcony views over Fremantle, the sunny city has no shortage of urban lookouts and cocktails. We present the top 10 rooftop bars to visit across Perth.

Where to go on your next dinner date in Fremantle

If you are looking to get out of the CBD, the historic hub of Fremantle provides for a laid-back night out, full of quaint bars, busy streets, buskers, and people meandering around eating gelato. With an impressive selection of quirky restaurants and concept eateries, your ideal dinner date awaits you at this colourful port-side town. Here are five spots you may want to consider for your next dinner date.