CELEBRATE YANDINA'S UNIQUE SPIRIT AT THE YANDINA STREET FAIR
11th August 2023
The vibrant and charming town of Yandina is gearing up for a grand celebration of its unique community spirit at the highly anticipated Yandina Street Fair.
Taking place on Sunday, August 20th, 2023, from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM, this family-friendly event promises a day of joy, entertainment, and a true reflection of Yandina's identity.
• Experience a day filled with laughter and excitement with attractions including a Sizzler, Super Slide, Cup & Saucer, Jumping Castle, RockWall, Face Painting, Glitter Nails, Petting Zoo, Roving Puppeteers, Stilt Walkers, Caricature Artist, Stephen Hollis as ‘Silver Steve’ the street performer, and a Magician.
• Indulge in delectable culinary delights from various food trucks and explore a range of local artisanal stalls.
• Immerse yourself in the sounds of Yandina's vibrant music scene with live performances from talented local artists and community groups.
The Yandina Street Fair holds a special place in the heart of the community, serving as a celebration of its identity and unity.
After a 4-year hiatus the fair returns, providing attendees with an opportunity to revel in the town's rich history and bright future.
The event fosters a sense of pride among residents, encouraging them to cherish the spirit of their beloved community.
The Fair's program boasts a lineup of captivating entertainment, featuring live performances across three stages.
Highlights include a Traditional Welcome to Country by local Gubbi Gubbi Elders, the enchanting melodies of The Caledonian Pipes and Drums, the poetic storytelling of Noel Stallard OAM, and musical showcases by Nambour State College students, Mayah & Band, Escape Plann, Pretty Jesus, Trillions, Million Johnny's, Flaskas, Demi Casha, Ausphonic, Tony Casley, Johnny Curran, Stu White, and so much more.
The Yandina Queensland Country Women's Association will host a charming tearoom featuring homemade preserves and baked goods, craft and plant stalls, and raffles.
The Grand Finale of the evening will be a performance by Skyfall Entertainment
involving Fire, Light & Special Effects
Robert Skelton MP, State Member for Nicklin, congratulated the organising committee for their efforts in coordinating this year’s fair.
“I would like to thank the committee for stepping up and organising this for the community after the event has not been able to go ahead for the last 4 years.
“It's going to be a great day, my team and I will be there handing out some goodies, so make sure you come by and say hi.”
The Yandina Street Fair serves as a vital contributor to the local economy, allowing businesses and creators to showcase their offerings and connect with new customers.
Beyond commerce, the event embodies the essence of Yandina's close-knit community, celebrating the shared values and experiences that unite its residents.
“The local Chamber of Commerce & Street Fair Organising Committee expect 5000 plus visitors will attend the much anticipated return of the Traditional Street Fair.
“Now in it’s 43rd year, we invite everyone to come along to the Yandina Street Fair and be part of a proud celebration of the community and business of Yandina & Districts” said Greg Corbin, Street Fair committee chairman.
Admission to the Yandina Street Fair is free, offering an inclusive opportunity for all to join the festivities.
Attendees can find parking along the town's side streets, with early arrivals ensuring prime spots.
Don't miss this extraordinary celebration of Yandina's heritage, community, and creativity at the Yandina Street Fair. Join us on August 20th for a day of festivities that will leave you with cherished memories and a deeper appreciation for this remarkable town.
For the latest updates and information about the Yandina Street Fair, follow the official event Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/yandinastreetfair/. Use hashtags: #YandinaStreetFair #VisitYandina #Yandina and more to join the online conversation.