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October 2017

Behind the Mask

October 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Arabian Tent Melboure, Victoria 3000 Australia

Mask Workshop and Performance

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Agum’s Kitchen Secrets

October 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

South Sudanese delicacies

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Devotees of Sun Ra Workshop

October 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Edinburgh Gardens, St Georges Rd
Fitzroy North, Victoria 3068 Australia

Music Initiation and free play

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SARAY Iluminado Femme

October 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Bosnian Sevdah and Sephardic Jewish Music

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The Travellers

October 29, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Acoustic Folk-Pop

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Tribute to Sun Ra: Adam Simmons Creative Music Ensemble

October 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sun Ra Cult Show

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November 2017

Benalla Festival: Village Day by the Lake

November 11, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Village is working with Benalla Rural City Council to re-invent one of the icons of the Benalla Festival: join us on the foreshore by the lake to experience a multi-faceted and fun community festival. The creative folk of Benalla will be on display with some special guests from out of town. Don't miss The Famous Village Dog Show, So You Think You Can Interpretive Dance and The World Kitchen. Finishes with a fireworks spectacular on the lake.

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December 2017

The Village at Falls Music and Arts Festival: Lorne (VIC)

December 28, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - January 1, 2018 @ 6:00 am
Falls Farm: Falls Festival, Benwerrin-Mount Sabine Rd
Lorne, Victoria 3232 Australia

Each year, The Village Festival presents an arts village at the Falls Music & Arts Festival, one of Australia's finest, longest running, boutique music events. The Village is an oasis, described by The Age as "a haven of weird and wonderful creativity". The Village will feature hundreds of performers: live theatre, comedy, music and all the strange things that could only really happen at The Village. Relax by day, party by night!

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The Village at Falls Music and Arts Festival: Marion Bay (TAS)

December 29, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - January 1, 2018 @ 6:00 am
Falls Festival: Marion Bay, Marion Bay, Bream Creek
Bream Creek, Tasmania 7175 Australia

Each year, The Village Festival presents an arts village at the Falls Music & Arts Festival, one of Australia's finest, longest running, boutique music events. The Marion Bay location in Tasmania is stunning, and the arts ranges from circus to kooky installations, and from interactive theatre to superb music. Enter through the gates of The Village and discover a myriad creative expressions. You can even get involved yourself. Relax by day, party by night!

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May 2018

The African Kitchen

May 5, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Nicholson St. Footscray, Nicholson St. (cnr Paisley St.)
Footscray, VI 3011 Australia
Free

The African Kitchen is a new partnership with Multicultural Arts Victoria and the African-Australian Small Business Association for the Emerge in the West Street Festival. This event features cultural cooking demonstrations and storytelling with chefs and cooks from local African businesses. Discover and sample local delights, from traditional to contemporary and cross-cultural creations. Hear stories and anecdotes from these masters of craft and delve more deeply into the rich cultural history of food and food preparation. Chefs from Khartoum restaurant,…

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June 2018

Village Winter Festival

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia
Free – $15

Light your creative fire at the fifth Village Winter Festival as the community of the Central Goldfields gathers to celebrate the Winter solstice in spectacular style. Go to the Facebook Event for the latest updates or view the Interactive Program Grid. Fire, Acts, Art, Music Whether you are into hot tunes or hot rods or something in between, there will be plenty to keep you entertained and involved. Local artists take centre stage throughout the festival from the moment gates open at…

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The Rambler

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Tiny ship theatre

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Wrong Town Boutique Dome

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Glam funk boutique dress-ups

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The Musical Body workshop

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Improvised collaborative singing

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Alice Miller Duets

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Roving Duets throughout the Festival

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Corpus Navalis

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Smoke & Mirrors Melboure, Victoria 3000 Australia

Help Build the Fire Spectacular Effigy

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Kids’ Flea Market

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Young local entrepreneurs

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Malaysian Food with Easwary

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Malaysian Cooking Demonstration

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Circus Workshop

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Village Cafe Melboure, Victoria 3000 Australia

Learn clowning and acrobatics

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Lady Zee

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Get up and close, (with her consent off course ) and meet Lady Zee as she steps off the stage in this roving role at, The Village Winter Festival. Engage in some games, fun, be challenged and learn how to talk freely about what it means to set boundaries and give consent... Lady Zee is a ‘Dragtivist’ & Queen’, telling a story of overcoming sexual assault from a place of sexual empowerment. She brings a light-heartedness to what is often…

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Flower Drum

June 23, 2018 @ 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Six-piece ska and sax!

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Lola the Dancing Bear

June 23, 2018 @ 2:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Giant Roving Puppet

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Smoke & Mirrors

June 23, 2018 @ 2:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Smoke & Mirrors Melboure, Victoria 3000 Australia

A fire for reflection

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Gherkin Khan’s Amusement Alcazaar

June 23, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Viking games for the young and young at heart

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Pearly Whites

June 23, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Interactive kids theatre

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Shrine Making Workshop

June 23, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Smoke & Mirrors Melboure, Victoria 3000 Australia

Poignant Winter Solstice Journey

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Welcome to Country

June 23, 2018 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Dja Dja Wurrung Fire Lighting

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Petal & Pet

June 23, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Sweetheart sisters play Country & Western

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Dog Costuming Workshop

June 23, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Pamper your Pooch

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Monster Chef

June 23, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Kid's Kitchen Comedy Show

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The Famous Village Dog Show

June 23, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Your dog in a show!

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Cooking with Memories

June 23, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Laotian Cooking Demonstration

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CoastBusters

June 23, 2018 @ 4:45 pm - 5:30 pm

Melbourne's finest surf-pop exponents

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Rollover Bike

June 23, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Trick Bike Experience

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Miss Hera See in Limbo

June 23, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Interactive Theatre for Children

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Ten Minute Dance Parties

June 23, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Euphoric dance experience in a caravan

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Circus de Clunes

June 23, 2018 @ 5:45 pm - 6:00 pm

Local Youth Circus

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Kavisha Mazzella

June 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Extraordinary singer-songwriter with rich multicultural heritage

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What’s in the Pan?

June 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Fun Cooking Demonstration

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The Fire Spectacular

June 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Arena, Melboure, Victoria 3000 Australia

Must-see Festival Highlight Fire Show

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Blunderbuss

June 23, 2018 @ 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm

The Village party band

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Nanny & Pigsy

June 23, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

Giant Puppets on the Loose

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So You Think You Can Interpretive Dance

June 23, 2018 @ 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm

Get up on stage and show us your moves!

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Unfinished Business: Songs of Kev Carmody by Blue Couch

June 23, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Shadow puppetry to live music

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Stories for Grown-Ups

June 23, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Newstead Racecourse, Cnr. Racecourse Rd & McNabb Rd
Newstead, VIC 3462 Australia

A Storytelling Show for Adults

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La Descarga

June 23, 2018 @ 8:45 pm - 9:30 pm

A latin American Party

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The Dead Hare

June 23, 2018 @ 9:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Connect with your inner lagomorph

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Wigout

June 23, 2018 @ 9:45 pm - 10:30 pm

Newstead's own rock and roll band

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The Seduceaphones

June 23, 2018 @ 10:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Balkan Bush Brass

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ROCK-YOUR-SOCKS-OFF-OZ-ROCK- SING-A-LONG

June 23, 2018 @ 11:30 pm
Bar Melboure, Victoria 3000 Australia

Bring your best Barnesy belter!

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