2020 will be the 13th year of the annual Gold Coast Multicultural Festival – a Gold Coast whole of City Event.
The Festival is an event that the whole family can enjoy, providing an unprecedented display of South East Queensland’s cultural diversity including International Food, Art, Craft, and Cultural Information – up to 75 stalls! The event will also feature up to 185 International Performers (Music, Dance, Drumming, Instrumentals) on our three Festival Stages, plus Children’s Rides/Activities.
Performers at the festival originate from diverse cultural communities such as Africa, Armenia, Australian Aboriginal, Bosnia, Brazil, China, Colombia, Ethiopia, Hawaii, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Middle Eastern countries including Saudi Arabia, Maori (New Zealand), Pacific Islander, Philippines, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Tahiti and Turkey.
The event serves to promote greater awareness and participation in cultural activities, supports celebrations of place and promotes a greater sense of community and belonging whilst generating greater understanding and respect between Queensland’s diverse cultural groups.