Night Train to headline Queanbeyan Gift Street Party

22 September 2015

Popular Canberra band, Night Train, will headline the second Queanbeyan Gift Street Party on Saturday 21 November 2015.

The Queanbeyan Gift Street Party kicked off with a bang in 2014, with thousands of Queanbeyan residents and visitors swarming to the Crawford St Lifestyle Precinct for a night of entertainment, food and fun.

“Preparations for the 2015 Queanbeyan Gift Street Party are moving along well and the appearance of Night Train will give the event an added boost,” Queanbeyan Gift coordinator, Tracey Lamont said.

“Night Train is very popular around the Canberra region and feature Scotty Masters from 104.7’s Scotty and Nige show on the guitar.

“Once again, the Crawford St Lifestyle Precinct will be buzzing with activity during the Street Party and will also include a visit from Santa and the lighting of the community Christmas tree, the Raiders Viking Ship jumping castle, street performers, and a lot more great family entertainment.”

The Street Party will commence at 6pm in Crawford St and will run until 11pm. Shuttle busses with be provided to and from Queanbeyan licensed venues with more information to be provided closer to the event.

The Street Party is one of four massive events to be held over 20-22 November. For the first time in a number of years the Queanbeyan Gift Calcutta will make a return and will be held at Hotel Queanbeyan on Friday 20 November from 6pm. The Gift Carnival itself kicks off on 21 November in Queanbeyan Park with the heats before the attention turns to Crawford St in the evening. Sunday 21 November is the big day with the finals of the Queanbeyan Gift Carnival and the very popular Queanbeyan Family Fun Day in Queanbeyan Park from 10am.

“The Queanbeyan Gift Carnival is Queanbeyan’s biggest weekend of community activities and once again the carnival is growing and will attract thousands of local residents and visitors,” Queanbeyan Mayor, Cr Tim Overall said.

More information on the weekend can be found at www.queanbeyangift.com.au.