After the event was sadly cancelled in 2020, Port Douglas is thrilled to welcome back one of the biggest parties of the year – Carnivale!
Celebrate with us in May 2021 when the sparkly new and favourite past events are bought back to life in Tropical North Queensland.
Some exciting news is that the iconic Carnivale events such as the Street Parade, the Longest Lunch at Rex Smeal Park, Kites QLD display, circus and cabaret with Wonderland Spiegeltent, Family Beach Day and Spiderbait Rock music will be back and better than ever.
Here’s a taste of what you can expect for Carnivale 2021.
Live Pro Wrestling
Introducing to the Carnivale scene… Carnivale Carnage! Get ready for an epic wrestling show at Oaks Resort with the town’s most notorious contestant Marshall Sampson, AKA ‘The Prince of Port Douglas’. You can buy presale tickets at Goodies Café.
Freeride Windswell Sessions
Get amongst the action on Family Beach Day with Windswell. What an awesome opportunity to learn from some of the best in the business with water sports that are a perfect way to adventure in Port Douglas. Choose from wakeboarding, tube rides, guided SUP tours, kite surfing lessons & foil riding!
Picnic in the Park
If you’re down for a dreamy afternoon of FREE entertainment at Rex Smeal Park, this one is for you. Indulge in the sweet sounds of Lady Valiant, Seachange, Mereana Pohatu, Rueben Dwyer, Matthew Sayre, Yahdoh & The Note Thieves. Plus, you’ll be surrounded by food vendors and a perfect FNQ setting – it doesn’t get better.
Join the much-loved 5km fundraising trail run from North Four Mile Beach to Flagstaff Hill on 22nd May 2021. Can you beat the previous winning times of just 22:09 and 28:34 minutes?! Show off your fitness and be involved in a great cause.
Dogs Day Out
It’s arguably one of Carnivale’s finest events – a Dog’s Day Out with Paws & Claws! Bring your pooch along for a day of laughs and fun with many prizes and titles to be won. We’re talking dog awards for; Ugliest/Cutest, Naughtiest, Best Dressed, Best Tricks, Owner/Dog lookalikes, and more!
Folk Stories by Tim Ellis
Tim Ellis is a remarkable artist whose exhibition will be displayed from 20th May – 24th May at the sensational Sugar Wharf. Be sure to stop by and admire the various artworks that will leave a lasting impression.
Come and show your support for the greatest celebration of the year in Port Douglas. You can view more information and book event tickets online. Let’s party!
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