Streets Alive and Parade Day

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The Streets Alive and Parade Day will bring an array of colour to the Blacktown CBD.  Featuring 6 performance and activities areas, art and craft stalls, free amusement rides, animal displays, dog shows, wildlife displays, roving entertainment, and plenty of attractions for the entire family to enjoy.

Come and grab a bite to eat in the food truck and dessert section on the Village Green and have a go on the mini golf course!

Commencing at 11 am, a vibrant and spectacular street parade will travel through the CBD, showcasing Blacktown’s multiculturalism, our history and emergency services.

Headlining the 2019 event will be Stan Walker, performing live at 1pm on the Main stage. 

Click here if you would like further information on becoming a stallholder, a stage performer or would like to enter the parade. 

Key highlights for this years event:

  • Parade at 11 am
  • Free rides
  • It's Tee Time- Mini golf on the village green- Due to unforeseen circumstances the mini golf has been cancelled and replaced with an inflatable maze.
  • Food precinct on the Village Green
  • 5 performance stages
  • View the Streets Alive and Parade Day map here(PDF, 631KB) .

 

Stage 1- Main Stage- Top Campbell Street

Start Time   Performer 
 9.00am  Blacktown City Community Band
 9.40am  Extravadance
10.05am  Carol Murray
10.45am  Welcome to Country
11.00am  PARADE- MC Commentary
12.15pm  Static Dance
12.40pm  Ricky Nifo
1.00pm
 Stan Walker
1.50pm  Powerhouse Dance Factory
2.15pm   Unrivalled Dance & Cheer
2.40pm  BAM! Performing Arts Studio
3.05pm  Creative Dance Academy
3.30pm   Articulate Dance Studio
3.50pm  EVENT CLOSED

 

Stage 3- Civic Plaza

Start Time  Performer 
9.00am Toongabbie Music Club 
9.40am   DT Performing Arts
10.05am  Saint Paraskevi Traditional Greek Dancing Group 
10.30am   Raz Studios
10.50am  PARADE- MC Commentary
12.10pm   Dance Nation
12.35pm  Los Sureños ( The Southerlands) Argentina & Uruguay Folk Dance Group
1.00pm   Dance Junction
1.25pm  Western Sydney Samba
1.50pm  Dance The Storm
 2.15pm  Learn Hula Sydney
 2.40pm  Veselka Ukrainian Dance Ensemble of Sydney
 3.05pm  Cindys Dance Studio
 3.30pm  Studio Dance NSW
 3.50pm  EVENT CLOSE

 

Stage 4- Station Car park

Start Time Performer 
9.00am  Simply Voices Senior Choir
9.40am  Indigenous Group
10.05am  Aquarius Dancers
10.30am  Indigenous Group
10.55am  Blacktown Boy's High School
11.15am  Parade- MC Commentary
12.10pm  Tongan Youth Group
12.35pm  Step Up & Dance
1.00pm  Indigenous Group
1.25pm  Bollywood Dancing
1.50pm  Nadia's School of Belly Dance
2.15pm  Indigenous Group
2.40pm  Sundar Bollywood Group
3.05pm  Indigenous Group
3.30pm  KRW Central
3.50pm  EVENT CLOSE

 

Stage 5- Cnr Main & Campbell Street

Start Time Performer 
9.00am  John Romeo
9.25am Conrad McDonald & Tanisha Byrnes 
9.50am Natasha Duarte
10.15am Yasmin Arkinstall
10.40am Karleigh Rose
11.00am  Parade- MC Commentary 
12.10pm  Michael Banning
12.35pm  Unity
1.00pm  Suarez Sibs
1.25pm  Alyshia Alejandro
1.50pm  Laurence Tang
2.15pm  Izzy
2.40pm  Joel Vyner
3.05pm  Jack Brown
3.30pm  Kirk Burgess
4.00pm  EVENT CLOSE

 

Stage 6- Top Main Street

Start Time  Performer
9.00am City of Blacktown Pipe Band
9.35pm Three Degrees of Separation
10.00am Africa Day Council
10.25am Little Black Ducks
11.00am PARADE- MC Commentary
12.10pm John Mackie/ Yulo Kumagai Jazz Duo
12.35pm Performing Brazil Band
1.10pm Angelena Locke
1.35pm The Proxy
2.00pm Africa Day Council
2.25pm The Blue Jays
2.50pm Nadia's Performance Studio
3.15pm Eileen McCann
3.40pm Munzer
3.50pm  EVENT CLOSE

 

Parking

Due to the the partial closure of Westpoint Shopping Centre Car Park and construction in the Blacktown CBD, there is limited parking available in Blacktown. To avoid congestion in the CBD, below are possible parking options:

  • Colo Lane car park, Colo Lane, Blacktown   
  • Blacktown TAFE car park, Main Street, Blacktown  
  • Blacktown Railway Station car park, 36-38 First Avenue, Blacktown 
  • Warrick Lane, Blacktown (after 1 pm) 
  • Boys Avenue, Blacktown 
  • Commuter car park, First Avenue, Blacktown
  • Blacktown Showground, Richmond Road, Blacktown.

Alternatively, we encourage you to catch public transport. Please be aware buses are replacing some trains on this day, please visit the Transport NSW website for updated details and to plan your trip. 

Blacktown City Festival Week is proudly sponsored by

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When

  • Saturday, 25 May 2019 | 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Location

Blacktown CBD, Fluchombe Road, Main Street and Campbell Street, Blacktown 2148  View Map

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