Multicultural Festival

Croydon Main Street is proud to present a uniqe event, the Croydon Multicultural Festival, 16-17 March 2018! This is a fabulous FREE event which takes place in Croydon Main Street (future town square).
This two days festival includes a multicultural dinner experience with live entertainment, cultural dance from a dozen different countries, street food provided by local shops, kids activities. This is a fantastic community event and one not too miss!


Multicultural Dinner experience with live entertainment

Friday, 16th March, 6.30pm – 10.00pm

For this night prepare all your sense as you will taste, listen, feel, see and touch the wonderful diverse culture we live in.  This will be an unforgettable dinner experience.  Booking is essential!

Saturday 17th March, 10.00am – 4.00pm

Multicultural Festival Day

Time Stage Performances
9:40am Scottish Pipe Band marching through Main St
10:00am Opening Speeches
10:20am Lyon Highland Scottish Dancers
10:35am Ringwood Choir
11:10am African Drumming and workshop
11:45am Vardos Gypsy Band
12:20pm Samoan Dance Troupe by Nesian Pearl


Reptile Show by Love me like a reptile

“Eric le magnifique” juggler/ unicyclist/ circus performer

1:10pm Karen Cultural Activities
1:30pm Bollywood dance and workshop by Bollywood Beats
2:15pm Latin Dance by Viva La Dance Studio
2:45pm Bamboo Dance by Falam Chin
3:00pm Fan Dancing by Melbourne Korean Senior Citizens Community Inc
3:35pm Chinese Lion Dancers
3:55pm Greek Dance by Pegasus Dance Academy
Please note that this program is subject to change without notice!

Kids zone

At the Croydon Multicultural Festival kids will enjoy a wide range of entertainment including jumping castle, face painting, reptile show, fire truck, meet “Eric le magnifique” juggler/ unicyclist/ circus performer, educational  toys by Logico.
Meet author Pat Guest, he will read his children books and sign copies, from 3pm at Collins Bookshop.
Gingerbread decoration workshop all day at Arts on Honey stand.

Multicultural Costume Exhibition Walk

While you enjoy the festival take a walk in Croydon and discover 9 traditional dresses from all over the world placed in shop windows. Most of them were donated by local traders.
Pick up a map from the information tent and find out how you can win $100 shopping voucher by exploring the exhibition.