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Experience fiery fun at this Newcastle festival | 20 Jul

Winterheat Festival is returning to Newcastle, promising a fiery celebration at Pacific Park for its 16th year. 

Happening on Saturday July 20, Winterheat Festival is bringing fire performances, heaps of food from local vendors, live performances, roving entertainment, and even a giant puppet parade to the centre of the city.

Prepare to be dazzled by neon lights, mesmerising fire sculptures, and impressive performances.

winterheat festival 2024 newcastle

Here’s what you can expect:

- Fire displays: Experience the warmth and spectacle of fire sculptures, barrels, pits, tables, and performances throughout the night

- Live performances: Enjoy a variety of entertainment, including live music, DJs, opera, cabaret, and comedy across two performance stages

- Silent disco: Dance the night away at the WinterBeats Silent Disco

- Fun zone: Free activities for children and adults, like vintage sideshows, bouncy attractions, games, face painting, and texta tattoos

- H’Eat Street: Indulge in delicious local cuisine at a neon-themed food alley, featuring a portable sushi train and a toasted marshmallow cart

- Art installations and performances: Explore interactive art installations and enjoy roving performers and fire artists

- Workshops: Participate in free drum and dance workshops, from African drumming to quirky line dancing lessons

- Bicycle karaoke: Try a fun and unique karaoke experience on bicycles.

- Lantern parade: Join the community in creating lanterns and take part in a magical parade with giant puppets from local creators, Curious Legends.

Winterheat Festival 2024 promises to be a spectacular celebration of fire, light, and community – don’t miss it.

Winterheat Festival

When: 5pm-9pm, Saturday 20 July, 2024
Where: Pacific Park, Newcastle
More information: visit the Winterheat Festival website.