West End Festival is back and includes exciting collaborations with Kurilpa Derby, Fiesta Latina and the West End Film Festival. All events are free!

The Festival will be officially opened with the Kurilpa Derby on Sunday October 25 and continue as a week-long program of “happenings” across artforms and including films, street walks, parades, street parties, forums and a free community feast. Join us for the Beggars Banquet on Sunday following the Derby to share food and conversation with people from all walks of life…just don’t forget to bring a plate!

On Wednesday 28th October check out the West End Film Festival Music Video Awards at Rumpus Cinema, located behind Rumpus Room on the corner of Russell and Boundary Streets West End. It’s a free, family friendly event featuring films, local musicians, food and drinks.

The Festival closing party will be Fiesta Latina on Day of the Dead, Saturday October 31 on Russell Street as it is closed to traffic for the afternoon. 

There’s a cultural program happening each day between the 25th and 31st October also – check out the West End Festival website or Facebook page for more information and updates.