12 Things You Must See At Brisbane Festival
By Visit Brisbane: Thursday August 6th 2020
Queensland’s most anticipated event will return in September with a joyous and uplifting program spanning giant outdoor installations, intimate street concerts, suburban symphonies and an epic new light and laser installation. This year's Brisbane Festival has been meticulously curated to bring personal and human connection back to everyday life.
The festival will reawaken Brisbane with 490 performances across 91 events – 73 of which are free – to bring joy and hope to every corner of the city.
There are 28 new works commissioned especially for Brisbane Festival 2020 and over 700 local artists will be employed, bolstering an industry that was decimated by COVID-19.
The festival has listed COVID-safe practices for those attending.
1.Messengers of Brisbane | 4 -26 September, various location
Renowned artist Florentijn Hofman’s large-scale installations are based on the Gouldian Finch with the aim of celebrating life and positive living. Create your own finches through local and online workshops and attach your messages of hope for the future.
2.Exercise Surprises | 5 – 26 September, surprise locations around Brisbane