Shepparton Festival 2019

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Shepparton Festival 2019

Shepparton Festival is a community platform from which local artists, event organisers, artistic groups and individuals can come together to revel in arts, culture, food and community. We chat to festival director Crag Carrick.

What can we expect to see at the Shepparton Fest?
Shepparton Festival is a multi-disciplinary Arts Festival has grown as the Shepparton community has over the last 23 years, so you never know what you’re going to get! 2019 brings over 60 events that cover Music, Dance, Film, Art, Literature, Theatre, Multi-Cultural events and much much more across 3 weekends. There truly is something for everyone at Shepparton Festival!

Is this event designed for all ages, or is there a particular focus?
Shepparton Festival is designed for all ages and cultures. The 2019 program has events designed for children as young as 2 and many more for the young and the young at heart.

What is unique about this event?
Shepparton is a unique place, it is a melting pot of many different cultures and experiences so the experiences that occur during the festival change every year as new cultures develop and grow within the area.

Any other info we may need/want to know?
2019 will be the biggest Shepparton Festival ever and also marks the announcement of a new Shepparton Winter Festival in June this year.

The festival goes down from March 15-31. Some activities are free, but others you will have to pre-book and pre-pay, so head to for all the information you will ever need.