White Night returns to Ballarat in 2024 with a call for local creatives

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White Night returns to Ballarat in 2024 with a call for local creatives

Visit Victoria, White Night Ballarat @ Ballarat
Words by Staff Writer

Expressions of Interest now open for White Night Ballarat.

Calling all artists, performers, and creative minds! White Night Ballarat is gearing up for an illuminating spectacle, set to transform the regional city into a radiant hub of art and culture on Saturday, 1st June 2024. The event promises to be a captivating celebration, blending illuminations, projections, music, and interactive art, turning Ballarat into a magical canvas for one night only.

Expressions of Interest are now open, inviting creatives, local businesses, and industries to be part of this extraordinary event. Whether you’re into film, projection, craft, visual arts, performance, or music, White Night Ballarat is on the lookout for diverse talents willing to explore after-dark adventures and concepts.

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World renowned White Night will illuminate Ballarat for the first time in five years

This late-night extravaganza will bring the streets, laneways, and heritage venues of Ballarat to life, embracing the adventurous spirit and encouraging curiosity. Artistic Director and Creative Producer Andrew Walsh AM, from the renowned major events organization Accolade.art, expressed his excitement about the upcoming White Night in Ballarat.

“This is a celebration of the unexpected. Ballarat is set to glow bright for this alluring winter experience. We encourage everyone to explore, discover and be dazzled,” said Andrew Walsh.

Accolade.art’s involvement with White Night started in Melbourne in 2013, marking the beginning of a series of successful events across the state in collaboration with Visit Victoria. Ballarat witnessed a blockbuster turnout in 2019, drawing more than 40,000 visitors to the region. The upcoming White Night is expected to immerse restaurants, businesses, and accommodations in the energy of the event, making it an unforgettable Ballarat weekend adventure.

White Night Ballarat takes place on Saturday, 1st June 2024, in Ballarat, Victoria, approximately 90 minutes from Melbourne.

Expressions of Interest submissions close 5pm, Friday 16 February 2024.

To explore and apply for White Night Ballarat visit whitenight.com.au/ballarat/