Anywhere Festival 2024 takes over Moreton Bay

Published 7:00am 18 March 2024

Anywhere Festival 2024 takes over Moreton Bay
Words by Moreton Daily

Anywhere Festival is back for its fourth year, ready to wow audiences with performances and creative experiences staged in interesting locations across City of Moreton Bay throughout May.

This year’s festival line-up features theatre, comedy, cabaret, stories, music and dance presented in tattoo parlours, wineries, community halls, breweries and cafés to name a few.

By attending one (or more) of the shows in this year’s festival, you are supporting performing artists, local businesses and keeping your travel costs down by staying local to Moreton Bay.

Tickets start from $15 with most venues offering free parking, with food and drink options available to ensure a great night out.

Seats are strictly limited in some venues so stay tuned for the full program release on March 18 and get in quick to secure your spot!

When: May 9-26, 2024

Where: Surprising locations, anywhere around Moreton Bay

Presented by City of Moreton Bay and Anywhere Festival

Find out more and book tickets here.

Jam-packed free weekend fun

Anywhere Festival 2024 takes over Moreton Bay

Every Saturday during the festival the whole family is invited to free performances guaranteed to be a memorable fun day out for everyone.

Book in to see a free show or enjoy getting hands on with workshops and installations to ignite your creativity.

NORTH LAKES

Saturday, May 11, 10am-3.30pm

North Lakes precinct, 10 The Corso, North Lakes

  • 10-11.30am: Body Percussion – clap, snap, stomp and click with The Joy Dispensary. Learn the routines for your body to be an instrument and join the Moreton Bay Body Percussion Orchestra
  • 11.45am and 12.30pm: Be enchanted by Come Dance popup performances featuring senior dancers
  • 2-3.30pm - Laugh out loud with Jenny Wynter and friends at the Funny Mummies Comedy Gala

PLUS

  • Incredabubbles - marvel at gigantic bubbles, guaranteed glee for all ages
  • The Squeaking Tribe - an installation of exquisite hand-made marionettes and hands-on clay workshops


Anywhere Festival 2024 takes over Moreton Bay

SAMFORD

Saturday May 18, 9.30am-1pm

John Scott Park

  • From 9.30am: Marvel at gigantic bubbles, plus stilt walkers and roving performers
  • 10.30-11am: The Great Grandiosa - tricks, treats and metaphysical feats with hilarious magic
  • 11.15am-12.15pm: Learn the routines for your body to be an instrument and join the Moreton Bay Body Percussion Orchestra
  • 12.30-1pm: The Great Grandiosa returns

DECEPTION BAY

Saturday, May 25, 10.30am-2.30pm

  • Deception Bay Community Hall
  • 10.30-11.30am: Body Percussion - clap, snap, stomp and click with The Joy Dispensary
  • 11.30am-12.15pm - Party Hat Kids with Larrikin Puppets
  • 12.15-1.45pm - Come Dance pop-up performances
  • 1-2pm: The Outhouse - Two clowns Hope and Luna are on a journey into outer space

PLUS

Incredabubbles - marvel at gigantic bubbles, guaranteed glee for all ages

The Mostly Mellifluous Melodium

Anywhere Festival 2024 takes over Moreton Bay

A previously undiscovered material in the universe, Mugic, has been found in City of Moreton Bay.

From the little we know so far, Mugic is a curious hybrid of music and magic which channels the musical possibility in an object or person.

To better understand Mugic, scientists and musicians have built an instrument called “The Mostly Mellifluous Melodium”.

Scientists say Mugic can only be released when coaxed into the world through curiosity, storytelling and play.

The Melodium will be popping up every Saturday during the Anywhere Festival and welcomes everyone to be part of its Mugic-Making experiments.

When: May 9-26

Where: Surprising locations, anywhere around Moreton Bay

Presented by City of Moreton Bay and Anywhere Festival

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