Whats on in Sydney
Sydney is a beautiful city and a fantastic place to explore. With its eye-opening art, theatre and exhibitions, world class sporting events, amazing nightlife and cultural events, and stunning harbours and beaches, there is truly something for everyone.
Darling Harbour Fiesta
2nd - 5th October 2009
Location: Darling Harbour
Get ready to rumba over the October long weekend with 70 of the best Latin bands and dance groups - including international acts exclusive to Sydney - with more than 700 performers on three outdoor stages around Darling Harbour. Fiesta is sassy, sexy and sensational, combining live performances - including salsa and tango experts, Brazilian Carnivale girls, flamenco dancers and capoeira masters - with a delicious range of Latin American and Spanish food stalls at Tumbalong Park.
Venezuelan salsa orchestra Bailatino, exclusive to Sydney's Darling Harbour Fiesta, and double Grammy winners Aterciopelados (Colombia), lead Fiesta’s carnivale featuring over 700 top Latin American performers from around Australia and the globe, including a hot-pot of Latin-infused bands, dance classes with world champions; and mouth-watering food fair - giving everyone the opportunity to join the party.
Fiesta reaches sizzling heights on Sunday night when fireworks light up the sky to a live soundtrack performed by Mi Tierra.
Best of all, the passion and rhythm of Fiesta’s events are free!
For more information, please visit www.cravesydney.com
Posted on Tuesday, October 20, 2009 - Permalink
Darling Harbour Fiesta
When: 30 September - 5 October 2011
Get ready to feel the rhythm and discover the passion of Australia’s largest Latin American festival when Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority presents FIESTA this October long weekend! With red-hot live performances, Fiesta stands out as the most vibrant and exciting FREE cultural event of the year with high-energy Latin American bands, sexy salsa and tango experts, captivating Brazilian Carnivale girls, sultry flamenco dancers, traditional cultural performances, mesmerizing capoeira masters and much more!
For three sensational days and nights, Fiesta will feature 70 of the best Latin bands and dance groups, with more than 800 performers, on three outdoor stages throughout Darling Harbour. Adding spice to Fiesta will be a delicious range of Latin American and Spanish food stalls at Tumbalong Park offering a variety of culinary treats such as traditional paella, tacos and enchiladas. Darling Harbour will abound in the spirit of Carnivale so don’t miss what will be the salsa party of the year!
Mercure Sydney is located 10 minutes from Darling Harbour, enjoy the fun and stay the night! Click here to make a booking now
Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - Permalink