This annual 3-day, free festival has been rockin’ and rollin’ for 15 years now, and has long been a staple on the Hunter Valley Festival calendar. The Nostalgia Festival attracts massive crowds from all over, showcasing the best from the 50‘s and 60’s – music, classic cars, hot rods, dancing and fashion (dressing up is encouraged)! The centre of Kurri Kurri is transformed into a bygone era, with over 150 retro market stalls and food vans, a show n shine, loads of free entertainment and dance demonstrations, talent quests, fashion parades and so much more. Ticketed events to book ahead for include the Retro High Tea, the Rock N Roll Express (a twilight train ride), and the Burlesque Idol Australia 2019 Grand Finale. There are also nightly events with lot’s of great rock 'n roll and dancing at local venues.
Here's a snapshot of events:
Family Fun Night
5pm - 8pm, PRD Nationwide Hunter Valley Main Stage, Rotary Park. An evening of Rock n Roll with Jumpin Jukebox. BYO picnic or purchase food at the event.
Show and Shine
Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March on the streets surrounding Rotary Park Kurri Kurri.
Free Live Entertainment
From 8.30am until 4pm on the PRD Nationwide Hunter Valley Main Stage:
Saturday 30 March – DJ Gav, Toni & the Rhythm Cats, Buddy Holly tribute (Aaron Mansfield), Chance2Dance, Best Dressed comps.
Sunday 31 March – DJ Gav, No Brakes, Buddy Holly Tribute (Aaron Mansfield), Best Dressed Comps.
Retro Market Stalls
Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March in Rotary Park and surrounding streets.
Head to one of the local venues for great entertainment and dancing: Retro High Tea (Fri 29), Rock n Roll Express (Fri 29), High School Prom Dinner Dance (Sat 30),Burlesque Idol Australia 2019 Grand FInale (Fri 29), Nostalgia Festival Rock n Roll Party (Sat 30), Last Chance Dance (Sun 31), The Drive-ins (Sat 30) - visit the website below for tickets!
For the full program of events visit www.kurrikurrinostalgiafestival.com.au