Step into a World of Magic and Creativity at Geelong’s first Wonder Children’s Festival

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Step into a World of Magic and Creativity at Geelong’s first Wonder Children’s Festival

Words by Staff Writer

Geelong Arts Centre have just announced the inaugural Wonder Children's Festival.

Get ready to embark on a magical journey with the Geelong Arts Centre’s inaugural Wonder Children’s Festival, running from 16 to 21 October.

Designed for arts adventurers aged up to 12 years, this festival is designed to captivate hearts and minds with a lineup of enchanting events that will leave guests in awe.

Stay up to date with what’s happening within the region’s art scene here

The Geelong Arts Centre’s Wonder Children’s Festival promises an unforgettable experience for families and school groups, with a mix of free and ticketed events. It includes headline performances from the incredible Indigenous dance powerhouse, Bangarra, and the pioneers of local children’s entertainment, The Mik Maks. And that’s just the beginning!

The festival also offers First Nations dance workshops, Tweens disco night for all the dancing stars out there, and even the opportunity to create music using real-life plants with Playable Streets.

The fun doesn’t stop there! With interactive workshops and installations, attendees can unleash their creativity and explore their artistic expression. Dance, sing, play music – the Geelong Arts Centre’s Wonder Children’s Festival is all about letting imaginations run wild and becoming an active participant in the magic of creativity.

Far from your ordinary spectator event; it’s a chance to be a part of something extraordinary. Geelong Arts Centre encourages all festival-goers to step into the spotlight and get involved in the artistic process. It’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to discover, create, and connect with the world of performing arts in a way that will leave a lasting impact.

Explore the full lineup and book your tickets now here.