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Kidchella | Chermside

16 September, 2023 - 23 September, 2023

Kidchella Chermside

Kidchella is coming to Westfield Chermside, and with it, it’s bringing a week full of festivities for the whole family. Visit under The Dome from Saturday 16 September to Saturday 23 September to enjoy festival glam stations, circus workshops, performances, face painting and more. The celebrations will come to a peak with a BrisFest Disco on Thursday 21 September.

Here’s your comprehensive guide to what you can expect to see in this exciting culmination of our partnership with Brisbane Festival.

Saturday 16 September
10am – 1pm: Festival Glam Station & Live music

Sunday 17 September
10am – 1pm: Hula Hooper & live music

Monday 18 September
10am – 12pm: Circus Workshop with Flipside
12pm – 3pm: Live music & treat cart
1pm – 3pm: Festival Glam Station

Tuesday 19 September
10am – 12pm: Circus Workshop with Flipside
12pm – 3pm: Live music & treat cart
1pm – 3pm: Face painting

Wednesday 20 September
10am – 12pm: Hip Hop Dance Workshops with Elements Collective
12pm – 3pm: Live music & treat cart
1pm – 3pm: Temporary tattoos

Thursday 21 September: BrisFest Disco
10am – 1pm: Live Music, treat cart & balloon twisting
5pm – 8pm: BrisFest Disco & fireworks

Friday 22 September
10am – 12pm: Comedy, Clown & Mask Theatre Workshops with Clint Bolster
12pm – 3pm: Live music & treat cart
1pm – 3pm: Balloon twister

Saturday 23 September
10am – 12pm: Festival Face Mask Making Workshop with BrisStyle
12pm – 3pm: Live music, glam station & treat cart

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16 September, 2023
23 September, 2023
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Westfield Chermside
Cnr Gympie & Hamilton Rds
Chermside, Queensland 4032 Australia
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07 3117 5300
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