Fiesta Day! 2020
Follow the Parade!
Authentic Street Food
Cultural Crafts and Market Stalls
Ventana Fiesta | FREE
Viva la Vida! Join the party and immerse yourself in the carnival experience and flavours.
Saturday 29 Feb, 1pm - 9pm | Frankston Arts Centre
Immerse yourself in Latin American, Portuguese, Spanish and Italian cultures throughout the day with delicious BBQs, street food, music, dance performances and workshops for the entire family to enjoy, while roaming the unique craft stalls.
HIGHLIGHTS - Something for everyone!
- Celebrating Wellbeing
- Roaming Carnival Parade
- Bar Español, the Spanish Bar
- Little Mexico, Mexican Quarter with Piñatas, Wrestling and Mariachis
- Music, Dance & Poetry Readings
- International Band Playa Limbo
- Interactive Real People Fashion Runway
- Cuisine from Latin America
- Visual Arts, Guided Tours
- Craft Stalls
- Food Demos
- Ethnic Street Food Workshops
Family Activities Highlights:
Pio Pio Pio
Sat 29 Feb, 11am – 1pm | Frankston Library Free
A two people band who play Latin Folk Music for Kids in Spanish and English, using new stories and songs, to encourage kids to play and dance!
Capoeira: Afro Brazilian Martial Arts
Sat 29 Feb, throughout the festival | Cube 37
Come and join these talented fighters, learn the techniques of the ancient tradition of capoeira. Learn to feel the rhythm of the music while you move in tune, while you get ready to strike like a tiger!
Huipala: Walking Together
Sat 29 Feb, 1pm – 6pm| Mezzanine
Hulpala is a symbol of the ancient people of the Andean Mountains that lived long ago… come for an adventure to explore their cultural legacy. Be accompanied by a mysterious dancer and musician on your storytelling journey. Create your companion prop to bring with you before entering the installation and embarking on this colourful, mystic adventure!
WELCOME TO LITTLE MEXICO!!
Saturday 29 Feb, 1pm - 9pm | Frankston Library Forecourt
A Mexican quarter full of fun and excitement with performers and cuisine straight from Mexico as we celebrate their great culture!
Direct from Mexico Playa Limbo
The Lone Mariachi and The Silver Masked Men.
Roving Carnival Groups
Mexican Street Food:
Dazey Pops (popcorn)
Photo opportunity with Live Lady Death
Mexican pinata (kids activity)
Mexbourne / Maya dance group
Mexican Wrestling by Lucha Fantastica
Arts and Crafts:
Tecolote Meixcan pop art
Mexican wrestling masks by Las Calacas