Melbourne Show to host huge live music program for first time

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Melbourne Show to host huge live music program for first time

Royal Melbourne Show

The Royal Melbourne Show just got a whole load bigger, teaming up with Live Nation to boast a massive music lineup including The Veronicas, Baker Bay, Havana Brown and more.

The Veronicas will headline an all new live music program for the first time at the 2022 Melbourne Royal Show, in partnership with mammoth tour promoter Live Nation. Melbourne Royal – the association behind the show – has today announced the new partnership to curate a fabulous newest addition for the 2022 Melbourne Royal Show – The Show After Dark live music program.

The Show After Dark will feature 11 nights of live music from major Aussie headliners starting on Saturday 22 September and running until Sunday 2 October. It’ll feature a massive line up of amazing artists, to be headlined by The Veronicas, Baker Boy and Sneaky Sound System.

2022 Melbourne Royal Show: The Show After Dark headliners

The Veronicas
Sneaky Sound System
Baker Boy
Bag Raiders
British India
Havana Brown
Vika & Linda
Touch Sensitive
Gretta Ray
Motor Ace
Owl Eyes

Stay up to date with what’s happening in and around Melbourne here.

“We are super excited that the Melbourne Royal Show is back in 2022 and to celebrate we are amplifying the entertainment value and introducing The Show After Dark live music program curated by Live Nation. With the support of Live Nation, we are thrilled to present some of Australia’s best established and up-and-coming musical talent to perform at the 2022 Melbourne Royal Show for Victorians to enjoy,” said Melbourne Royal CEO, Brad Jenkins.

An all-star line-up of Australian artists will keep crowds pouring into Melbourne Showgrounds after dark, with one artist to play a set of their greatest hits each night.

Live Nation’s GM Damian Costin added: “Here at Live Nation we are all about celebrating home-grown talent and are excited to work with Melbourne Royal to bring the best of Australia’s live scene to the Show for the first time.”

The offering in the new entertainment precinct will also include Airtime FMX and Show favourite, Grand Illusionist Cosentino, alongside an laser light show and plethora of food and beverage offerings.

For those wanting to experience The Show After Dark, tickets will be available for entry after 5pm for only $25. “We hope this new addition to our program will encourage more people than ever before to head to Melbourne Showgrounds. With so much incredible entertainment for such great value, The Show After Dark, is the perfect event to head to after work with friends to catch up and get together,” said Jenkins.

For further information head to their website here.