Hit the Gold Coast Beach this May to Rock and Roll
Category: Blog Written by : Phoenician Resort
How does the idea of an evening spent amidst music sound to your ears? What if you add splashing waves to this backdrop? If the proposition seems nice enough for you to get motivated, then you should pack your bags and set out for the beaches of the Gold Coast, this May. As autumn makes its way for winter, the month of May has a lot to offer to its tourists who plan to visit this region around this time. With some mind-blowing events scheduled during this time, it is music all the way on Gold Coast this month. So, if you consider yourself to be a music lover, you cannot afford to miss out on any of these events:
- Blues on Broadbeach – This is one blues that you won’t regret having. Australia’s famous annual Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival is back this year with a bang. Scheduled to happen around May 22nd – 25th, 2014, this multi-award winning event is known to attract music lovers from various places in huge numbers. Reported with attendance to have crossed 450, 000 people since its initiation in 2002, this world class event proves that Broadbeach has music in its veins. Showcasing some of the biggest names and talents of the Australian entertainment industry for free, there is something ensured for everyone. The icons whose voices you would get to hear in this 3 day programme are Joe Camilleri, Daryl Braithwaite, James Reyne, and Ross Wilson along with Russell Morris, DIESEL, Melbourne Ska Orchestra, the Backsliders, Eugene Hideaway Bridges, Bondi Cigars and more. So, be there when the action unfurls itself to let you get the blues.
- Cooly Rocks On – Want to attend the most rocking event of the year? Then Marine Parade of Coolangata is the ideal venue for you. With live music that compels you to shake a leg, cars and Rock ‘n’ roll, this event should surely feature on the top of your things to do list. If car festivals have been your area of interest for long, then Australia’s hottest and nostalgic car festival is bound to catch your fancy. Starting from May 30th to June 9th 2014, this 10 day festival highlights some of the reputed names in Rockabilly and Swing music and Rock ‘n’ roll. Since, more than 50 bands would be participating in this event, you would get ample opportunity to dance. Come alone or bring your family with you, there is ample free entertainment arranged for you to engage in. From joining Rockabilly or Swing workshop to watching the Tweed Daily News Street Parade and visiting retro markets, you can try anything and everything.
So, allow music to take over your senses this May with either of these two events, as you hit the immaculate beaches of the Gold Coast.