Springtime will see over 40 acts take to stages across Surfers Paradise this September.
From 3 to 5 September, the inaugural Springtime will turn the streets, venues and beachfront of Surfers Paradise into one massive three day festival. it’s an epic lineup, with names including Ball Park Music, Hermitude, Sneaky Sound System, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, Sycco, Ali Barter and Ruel sitting comfortably alongside a who’s who of local talent like Budjerah, Ivey, Peach Fur and Saint Lane.
Every act appearing on the current lineup announcement will be playing the festival’s free outdoor stages, leaving plenty of cash in the wallet for dinner and drinks or even a weekend getaway with friends. Ticketed acts are still to be announced.
Excitingly, the 2021 Gold Coast Music Awards (GCMAs) will also be a major part of the Springtime festival, with the glittering affair taking place on Saturday 4 September. GCMA Director Chloe Popa says the team is stoked to be partnering with the brand new event.
“The Gold Coast Music Awards is all about celebrating local creatives, so it’s exciting to be a part of a festival that sees some of our incredible homegrown artists perform alongside some of the hottest names in Australian music.
“There’s going to be a definite buzz in the air come Springtime!”
Artists wishing to nominate for the Gold Coast Music Awards have until midnight on Sunday 20 June. Visit the website to nominate.
Springtime will run from Friday 3 to Sunday 5 September 2021 across Surfers Paradise. The project received grant funding, via Destination Gold Coast, from the Australian Government under the Recovery for Regional Tourism program, an initiative of the $1 billion COVID-19 Relief and Recovery Fund. The first lineup announcement is below. You can visit the festival website to RSVP.
Ball Park Music
Psychedelic Porn Crumpets
Sneaky Sound System
Gold Coast Music Awards
Happy Hour Live with Lucy & Nikki
Sh#t Shirt Disco