1st May Love, Peace & Classics at the Clink Theatre
Tickets available now for international singer Wilma Reading. Limited tickets available book at https://www.clinktheatre.com.au/buy-tickets/
Tree Planting Day
1st May Annual Tree Planting Day Rainforest Rescue
Come & plant a rainforest with us! After a morning of planting trees, we will convoy to our Nursery for a light lunch. After lunch, we will continue on to Lot 46 Cape Tribulation Road, where we’ll be holding a very special naming ceremony. We encourage people to carpool where possible as parking at the Nursery & Lot 46 is limited (plus, the less cars on the roads, the better!)
Car Boot Sale
8th May Wonga Car Boot Sale
A great community morning. Come along and sell your pre-loved items and/or grab a bargain while supporting our school. Tea & Coffee and Sausage Sizzle provided by the P&C. CAR BOOT SITES ARE LIMITED SO CONTACT US ASAP IF YOU WISH TO BOOK ONE Call/SMS Karen 0405491578 for site/stall enquiries – $10 per site
Crocs AFL Home Game
8th May Crocs AFL Home Game
Come and support our reigning Premiers as they take on the Saints at the Port Douglas Sporting Ground. This is also our Pink round, supporting the local breast cancer foundation Pink In The Tropics.
DAB Art Exhibition
1-29 May Art Exhibition at DAB
DAB’s walls are covered with prints, paintings, photographs and sketches capturing landscapes and scenes from Four Mile Beach and Mossman Gorge, native fauna such as the cassowary and other birds, insect life, rainforest scenes and local landmarks including the Mossman Mill, Ramada Resort and St Crispin’s Café. Entry to the exhibition is by gold coin donation. DAB Gallery is open 10 am – 2 pm Monday to Saturday at 11 Mill Street, Mossman.
12th May Daniel Champagne at the Clink Theatre
Tickets almost sold out for this guitar virtuoso!
14-22nd May Wonderland Spiegeltent Popcorn Underground
Welcome to the immersive world of POPCORN UNDERGROUND starring the obscenely intelligent, beautifully filthy and rib-crackingly funny Reuben Kaye in an explosion of high camp and filthy humour.
16th May Carnivale Carnage at the Oaks
In a first for Carnivale, we have the team from Pro Wrestling Power putting on a heart thumping show full of action, thrills and spills. Catch all the hard hitting action of Professional Wrestling as Pro wrestling Power invades Oaks resort Port Douglas for Carnivale Carnage.
Tex & Matt
15th May Wonderland Spiegeltent presents Tex & Matt
From the hard edged pub rock of the Beasts Of Bourbon’s, a snarling slice of filthy pub rock to the evocative soundscapes of The Cruel Sea, whose extraordinary 1991 single ‘This Is Not The Way Home’ placed Perkins’ world-weary growl in a new musical context and heralded the emergence of an entirely original yet archetypically Australian sound.
Paws & Claws Gala Lunch
16th May Gala Luncheon at Zinc
Returning to Carnivale again, the Paws and Claws Gala events bring the best in fine dining, amazing entertainment, raffles and prizes all for a great cause, supporting the Paws & Claws animal shelter.
17th to 24th May Photographic Exhibition
The annual Tropical Destinations Photographic Exhibition and sale is on again! Celebrate Carnivale with us and find a great local gift! The Douglas Photographic Society is a not-for-profit local community group that caters to everyone, no matter age or ability.
20th May Twilight Market at St Crispin’s Cafe
After the huge success of the Twilight Christmas Fair, we are again joining forces with St. Crispins Cafe & Events to bring you the Carnivale Twighlight Market, Thursday May 20th! There will be even more stalls, plus the Tropic Raceway and fun for kids. The Cafe will again be serving a special menu and be open from 4-8pm. Bookings highly recommended.
21st May The Longest Lunch
Following on from the successful concept established over the last 4 years, we will set 1 long table along the waterfront side of Rex Smeal Park.
21st May Carnivale Tropic & Exotic Street Parade
From 5pm be a part of the Fun at our free Kids Disco, parade viewing area. This Family Friendly space will not only be the best spot to take in the parade, but will be a boogie wonderland of Fun disco tunes, prizes and plenty of surprises.
21 & 22 May Wonderland Spiegeltent presents Blunderland
From New York’s notorious club scene comes Blunderland. Featuring kitschy cabaret and burlesque acrobatics, the night is vibrant, shocking and uproarious. Blunderland is an evening that is as naughty as it is wholesome, and as raunchy as it sweet.
22nd May Douglas Dash
Starting and finishing at Rex Smeal Park, the Douglas Dash is a 5km run taking in the magnificent Four Mile Beach and then through the cross country terrain of the Flagstaff Hill walking trail.
Windswell free ride
22nd Windswell FREE Ride Sessions
WINDSWELL Free Ride Sessions. Jam packed day of all things WIND SURF AND SEA. The WindSwell Freeride Sessions In conjunction with the Carnivale beach day
Dogs Day Out
22nd May Dogs Day Out
Paws and Claws Animal Shelter presents the Dogs Day Out as part of Carnivale 2021. Following on from the success of the inaugural event last year, the Dogs Day Out returns with fun and games for four legged friends of all shapes and sizes. A great day for Pets, their owners and animal lovers in general and a fun way to socialise and learn new things with your dog.
22nd May Family Beach Day
Grab your family and friends and head to the Family Beach Day for a full day of fun and frolic by the sea. Salsa in the sand will be a fun activity for all ages as Jose from the Sabor dance school takes a Salsa class right on the beach with Latin music and a fun Carnivale vibe . Featuring an amazing skydiving display with skydivers performing highfall formations and landing on the beach.
22nd May Kites QLD
Giving new meaning to the saying “Go Fly A Kite”, the Team from Kites QLD bring their huge Kites to 4 mile beach as part of the Family Beach day on Saturday 22nd May.
22nd May Spiderbait Concert
Spiderbait, the formidable alternative rockers will deliver their classic hits to the Carnivale 2021 Tropic Rock Concert event.
The Greatest Magic Show
22nd & 23rd may Wonderland Spiegeltent presents The Greatest Magic Show
This multi-award-winning, sell-out sensation of 2020 and 2021, is headed to Queensland for the very first time, with more whimsical wonders than ever before!
Picnic in the Park
23rd May Plantation Picnic in the Park
Presented by Plantation Resort and Rockin’Rick Entertainment, Plantation Picnic in the Park will be held at Rex Smeal Park. This Port Douglas Carnivale event will focus on showcasing a variety of local music talent for the enjoyment of the whole community.