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  • Location: Howard Street, Nambour 4560 Queensland

Starting at 4pm the Horizon festival 2016 brings a free community COLOUR THE STREET celebration highlighting the iconic cane tram tracks of Howard Street in an urban block party featuring  3D chalk art by local artist Brian Tisdal and visiting national 3D pavement specialists.

A great line up of live music, hip-hop, rap, dance, childrens playshops, Retro Rocks Nambour classic cars, Indigenous performers, slam poetry, spoken word, street theatre, dance, projections, circus, children's chalk art, cane train lantern, roving puppets, laser light show, fire spectacular and a visual arts exhibition in the Old Ambo station.

Check out The Pod Lounge and the Art of Storytelling, with a line up of slam, words, art, music by local songstress Andrea Kirwin.

Bringing to life the poetic retelling of these much loved stories in the Black Box starting at 8:30pm Alice Dorothy & Wendy is a theatrical, cinematic and musical adaptation of Sunshine Coast local Nycole Prowse’s award winning poetry by coast musical composer Mark Ferris, winner of the 2013 Pacific Opera Vocal Writing Prize and filmmakers Drift Pictures.

Check out The Long Gallery along Howard and Curry Streets in a 10 day exhibition of local artists.

Tramway Bar available and delicious food stalls from round the world. Frock up and join the Namour bloc party celebration.

COLOUR THE STREET: Howard Street Nambour
From 4pm
Saturday 3 September
Howard Street Nambour

HORIZON festival of arts and culture
2-11 Sept 2016
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29 Aug 2016 - Get set to Colour the Street in Nambour
26 Aug 2016 - Opening night celebrations to light up the heart of Caloundra
25 Aug 2016 - Last chance to secure tickets to the Kransky Sisters at Lake Kawana Community Centre
24 Aug 2016 - Lantern making fun at Caloundra Library

22 Aug 2016 - Immerse yourself in art, food, music and more at Horizon festival workshops

15 Aug 2016 - 220 events, 10 days, 12 locations – full Horizon festival program out now
08 Aug 2016 - The Kransky Sisters to wow audiences with Tunes from the Tube


HORIZON festival of arts and culture :
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HORIZON festival of arts and culture

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Howard Street, Nambour

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