Experience the Vibrant Heartbeat of Port Douglas at 'Carnivale' - The Region's Premier Cultural Festival. Prepare for an unforgettable annual celebration as Port Douglas comes alive with the vibrant spirit of 'Carnivale.' This dynamic cultural festival is the largest of its kind in the region and promises an extravaganza that you won't want to miss.

A Once-a-Year Extravaganza in Paradise Set against the backdrop of Port Douglas's stunning tropical paradise, 'Carnivale' is an exceptional event that offers both visitors and locals a compelling reason to come together and revel in the festivities. It's a rare opportunity to experience the true essence of this picturesque coastal town.

A Diverse Lineup of Spectacular Events 'Carnivale' boasts a diverse array of spectacular events that cater to a wide range of interests and ages. From the iconic Street Parade that winds its way through Port Douglas's picturesque streets to the Family Beach Day, where sandcastle-building and beach games take center stage, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

The Longest Lunch is a gastronomic delight, showcasing the region's finest culinary talents with a delectable spread of local flavors and dishes. Meanwhile, The Wonderland Spiegeltent hosts a mesmerizing world of live performances, music, and entertainment that will transport you to a whimsical wonderland.

A Proud Tradition of Over 25 Years This beloved festival has been an integral part of Port Douglas's cultural landscape for over 25 years. It has earned its reputation as a time-honored tradition that continues to captivate hearts and bring the community together. Each year, 'Carnivale' raises the bar higher, promising even more excitement, creativity, and memorable moments.

Join Us for an Unforgettable Weekend As 'Carnivale' unfolds, you'll find yourself immersed in a whirlwind of color, music, and joy. It's a weekend that beckons you to let loose, make new memories, and embrace the contagious spirit of celebration.

Mark your calendars and get ready to experience the magic of 'Carnivale.' Whether you're a visitor seeking a taste of paradise or a local looking to celebrate your beloved community, this event promises an unforgettable weekend filled with fun, laughter, and the vibrant energy that defines Port Douglas. Don't miss your chance to be part of this incredible tradition. Come and play at 'Carnivale,' and discover why it's been the talk of the town for over a quarter of a century.