Festival Village

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Festival Village

Location: City Park, Launceston TAS
Dates: Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 June 2018

A Festival Village within the beautiful City Park, where all participants will collect their race pack over the weekend, and enjoy some local food, wine, craft beer and entertainment in the spectacular City Park.

A FREE Kids Clinic will be conducted in the Festival Village as part of the 2018 Tasmanian Running Festival. Join us from 1:00 pm on Saturday 2 June within City Park to train with the elites. Parents and guardians are encouraged to pre-register their child’s attendance by visiting the Kids Clinic webpage.

2018 Entertainment, Food and Acts

Little River Brewing
Little River Brewing
Little Rivers Brewing Co. is a Tasmanian boutique style craft brewery situated in the North-East Tasmanian town of Scottsdale that provides Tasmanians and visitors alike with a handcrafted, quality range of beers.
Pipers Brook Vineyard
Pipers Brook Vineyard
Nestled in the heart of Tasmanian wine country, Pipers Brook Vineyard in the Tamar region is home to some of Australia’s most sought after cool climate wines and the iconic Ninth Island range of wines. Fragrant, fresh and full of vibrant fruit, the Ninth Island label perfectly captures the distinctive charm of the Tamar Valley wine region.
Ninth Island is proud supporter of the Tasmanian community and an icon of Tasmanian Wine, named after a tiny island that sits alone in the Bass Strait, just offshore from the Pipers Brook Estate where these wines are made. The island’s windswept, pristine environment is the inspiration behind this modern range of wines that capture the wild flavours of Tasmania.
Avafew Crepes and Pancakes
Avafew Crepes and Pancakes
Avafew Crepes and Pancakes are a mobile food service that offer Sweet and Savoury Crepes as well as Pancakes with a great selection of fillings and toppings!
Smallgrain
Smallgrain
Smallgrain is modern Asian street food. They source the freshest ingredients locally, seasonally and sustainably offering a unique combination of healthy food with an Asian twist. They support local farmers and producers and have come up with a fresh concept by serving soups and salads in glass jars to reuse. Take your pick of fresh sushi and rice paper rolls, steamed dumplings, soup and more!
Van Demon’s Café de Wheels
Van Demon’s Café de Wheels
Van Demon’s Café de Wheels is an award-winning food truck serving up a range of tasty burgers using all locally sourced ingredients.
They also offer original buffalo style wings, pulled pork rolls and a variety of loaded fries. For dessert, choose from all your Tasmanian Valhalla Ice Cream favourites.
Face Painting
Face Painting
Jumping Castles
Jumping Castles
Matthew Garwood (AKA The Tattooed Tenor)
Matthew Garwood (AKA The Tattooed Tenor)
Matthew Garwood is an Australian singer from Tasmania. Garwood is a tenor with a background in musical theatre. He appeared on the 2014 season of The Voice.
Matthew will be playing 30 minuet sets at 3pm, 4pm, 5pm & 6pm Saturday 2 June
GrooveFX
GrooveFX
Featuring Leigh Ratcliffe on Vocals/Guitar & Brooke Ratcliffe on Vocals, GrooveFX is a duo for all ages. Playing an eclectic array of songs with a captivating performance. Covering hits from the70’s/80’s/90’s and beyond.
GrooveFX will be playing at 8:25am, 9:40am & 12:00pm Sunday 3 June
Click here to apply to be involved in the 2018 Festival Village
“This is a smoke-free event”