SUNFEST 2016 (our 40th Birthday) in JEOPARDY NEEDS HELP – read more
2015 SunFest’s 39th year
2015 will be SunFest’s 39th year. SunFest is held on the third weekend of March, held on Saturday 14th March and Sunday 15th March 2015 on the Village Green Cnr O’Shanassy and Brook Sts Sunbury, and is a free to enter – The two day festival is full of fun and entertainment for all ages. This year we have plans for a Dance Party on Friday 13th March as well. With thousands of people attending SunFest each year, we will again offer great attractions on our main stage and dance floor with local talent, and national acts, Battle of the School Choirs, SunFest Talent Shows, award winning entertainers & children’s entertainment. SunFest is well supported by local traders, businesses, residents, the community and visitors from all around Melbourne and Country Victoria.
In 2015 we have a very special event where we will be displaying memorabilia from the Sunbury Rock Festival 1972 – 1975, and have many of the people who organised the festivals at SunFest to meet and talk to. We will also have as our special guest judge for the SunFest Talent Shows – Jamie Redfern, Australian entertainment’s most successful child star with 22 Gold Records, King of Pop 1972 and living legend of Australian music.
For the last 39 years we have been running our ever popular Grand Street Parade. Again this year we have Sunbury Idol and are introducing Sunbury Can Dance and our ever popular Reardon Amusement Rides and Carnival Games, Roving Entertainers, Walk and Run for FUN, a Health and Safety Expo and much, much more.
The SunFest – Walk or Run for FUN
For the fifth year we are running our growing event: The SunFest – Walk or Run for FUN . This event is organised for Sunday morning. Proceeds from the entrance fee will be donated to Leukaemia Foundation and Local Community Groups. We are expecting in excess of 1,000 people to participate in this event. The event is open to people of all ages and everyone is welcome to enter.
As in previous years we will be including electronic timing for all runners which will allow us instant access to times.