COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

THE PADDOCK

FRIDAY:

Shining Bird // Chris Flaskas // Kimbal Imaz

SATURDAY: 

Nicole Parker-Brown // Bella Maree

THE BACKYARD

FRIDAY:

Dads and Lads Footy Day Care

Chris Flaskas

SATURDAY: 

Lock n Load

TAPAS STREET

FRIDAY:

Giggers

SATURDAY: 

Giggers

BUSKING STATION

FRIDAY:

Liv Heyer

SATURDAY: 

Harry J Hart

LIVE IN THE PADDOCK

Live in the Paddock events feature national and international touring acts performing headline shows in the Gold Coast’s premier live music space, The Paddock. Check out the upcoming major events in The Paddock!

FREE LIVE MUSIC & EVENTS

Check out the upcoming FREE live music at NightQuarter! These acts are coming up in The Paddock, and they are included within the $3 entry fee. No tickets or bookings are required to see these world class acts, who are often touring acts from interstate or emerging local acts. Just grab a bean bag or spread out your mandala throw on the astro-turf and settle in for a great night of music with your friends and family.

FRIDAY 24TH MARCH

SHINING BIRD

CHRIS FLASKAS

Free Live Music 

Eucalyptus dream pop… experimental pop group from NSW, Shining Bird’s music is steeped in Australian bush and coastal imagery.

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SATURDAY 25TH MARCH

NICOLE PARKER-BROWN

AND THE LATE LATE SHOW

Free Live Music

Kitschy & classic jazz & blues always get the crowd grooving… favourites Nicole Parker Brown and her 9 piece band are returning to NightQuarter!

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EVERY FRIDAY

DADS & LADS FOOTY DAY CARE

CHANCE ENCOUNTER

Free Live Music, Sport, Backyard Bar and Grill

Don’t settle for the telly and party pies, get your NRL fix at NightQuarter. Dads and Lads Footy Day Care is on every Friday night of he NRL season. A big screen, the game live and loud, buckets of beer, dude food and live music… what could be better?!

SATURDAY 25TH MARCH

RACK & RUMMAGE SALE

Fashion

The countdown is on… The NightQuarter rack and rummage sale pops up on the last Saturday of the month. Come and discover an eclectic assortment of treasures.

 

FRIDAY 31ST MARCH

QUARTERFEST | ALL AGES

SHAG ROCK, PEACH FUR, JACOB LEE

Free Live Music, All Ages Event

Glitter, selfies, surf rock and Spotify superstars… Quarterfest is a party for all ages. The Paddock will be an alcohol-free zone and it will be a safe space to party with friends.

SATURDAY 1ST APRIL

ROUND MOUNTAIN GIRLS

SARAH FRANK

Free Live Music

Bluegrass act Round Mountain Girls are coming back to NightQuarter! It’s been nearly a decade since a congregation of 40 something, part time musos got together in a shed on Round Mountain in the most northern part of NSW to play “a buncha old songs for a bit a fun”. Nearly 10 years on, they have played on Australia’s biggest stages at the nation’s biggest festivals, alongside some of the world’s biggest names.

Steele Syndicate Live Music Gold Coast

FRIDAY 7TH APRIL

THE STEELE SYNDICATE

Free Live Music

The Steele Syndicate has got the groove, and it’s infectious. This Brisbane-based septet has an eclectic, genre-bending sound that reimagines elements of old school funk, reggae, ska and indie rock. Rich vocal harmonies blend with a roaring, three-piece horn section to create music that is energised and emotional. 

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SATURDAY 8TH APRIL

COLT SEAVERS BAND

Free Live Music, The Backyard

Hot entertainment is the name of the game for rockabilly stunt masters, The Colt Seavers Band. With a background in film and television stunt work, nothing is off limits for the frontman, including lighting up his arms or maybe even setting fire to the drum kit!

FRIDAY 14TH APRIL

PAUL COSTA

GEMMA KIRBY

Free Live Music, Album Launch, Country Music

One of Australian Country Music’s premium vocalists and live performers, Paul’s had an amazing response since the release of his 4th album Wheels & Steel opening at #2 on the ARIA charts and scoring #1 radio hits with the first two singles Tractors & Bikes and Big End Of Town.

SATURDAY 15TH APRIL

EASTER SATURDAY

EASTER BUNNY, REAL LIFE BUNNY, KIDS MAGIC SHOW

Family Entertainment

Family friendly fun this Easter! Head to the Kid’s Carnival and meet the Easter Bunny or hold a real life bunny! There will be a Easter themed kids magic show, chocolate eggs and lots of fun!

Steele Syndicate Live Music Gold Coast

SATURDAY 15TH APRIL

SABOR Y CONTROL

RIO RHYTHMICS

Free Live Music, Bleach Festival

1,2,3 and 5,6,7 and… Start practicing your steps Gold Coast, because Sabor y Control and Rio Rhythmics are ready for a sweaty and sultry night of dancing as Bleach* Festival visits NightQuarter for the first time. Nothing gets a party started like live South American grooves, cervezas and a standing room only crowd.

FRIDAY 21ST APRIL

ZOMBIE WALK

HONEY REMIXED // BELLA MAREE

Free Live Music, Family Friendly, Cultural Event

A zombie walk through a night market? Where do we sign up!? Get your zombie on and stagger through the food and market stalls of NightQuarter on the 21st April. With live music, zombie make up booths, bars and freaky entertainment, this is an event not to be missed!

SATURDAY 22ND APRIL

THE SEVEN UPS

COLIN LILLIE // FELICITY LAWLESS

Free Live Music

Blending influences from 1970s Nigerian Afrobeat with the deepest of street Funk, The Seven Ups are the original 7-piece party band out of Melbourne. Expect unrestrained solos by unkempt horns over an unpretentious rhythm section whose only interest is laying it down!

Steele Syndicate Live Music Gold Coast

FRIDAY 28TH APRIL

HOT POTATO BAND

THE MAE TRIO

Free Live Music

Anything could happen! Known to cause a severe case of happy fever the 11 piece, fresh sounds brass band is sure to put a smile on your face in an incredibly unique live show.

SATURDAY 29TH APRIL

WILL ANDERSON

 

Free Live Music

Will Anderson is not a middle aged Aussie comedian, he’s an equally talented 19 year old musician who blends modern production with smooth vocals, didgeridoos, guitar and percussion to create a soulful one of a kind sound.

SATURDAY 29TH APRIL

RACK & RUMMAGE SALE

Fashion

The countdown is on… The NightQuarter rack and rummage sale pops up on the last Saturday of the month. Come and discover an eclectic assortment of treasures.

 

FRIDAY 5TH MAY

CINCO DE MAYO

KALLIDAD

Free Live Music, Cultural Event

Kallidad combines flamenco, rock and mariachi music into an intoxicating instrumental mix. Together with the band’s infamous ‘Day of the Dead’ facepaint, the result is a live spectacle.

Jacuzzi Masterpiece Live Music Gold Coast

SATURDAY 6TH MAY

JACUZZI MASTERPIECE

JOSH LOVEGROVE

Free Live Music

Jacuzzi Masterpiece is Michael Caruana, Aaron Saxon, Pete Mitchell, Cliff Raux and Carmen Parente. Michael Caruana is the “Funkmeister”. With a successful career spanning 4 decades, Michael’s career started as child in the family band with is 3 of his 5 siblings – Australia’s version of the Jackson 5!

FRIDAY 12TH MAY

BLUES ON BROADBEACH PREVIEW NIGHT

CHARLIE A’COURT // CHEAP FAKES

Free Live Music

NightQuarter is proud to be collaborating with the Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival to bring you this special preview event of the festival! Canadian singer-songwriter-guitarist Charlie A’Court has earned an international following with his mighty voice, fierce guitar work and contemporary song writing. He will play alongside local legends Cheap Fakes!

SATURDAY 13TH MAY

GLAMS HAIR SHOW

Cultural Event

Witness the talented stylists from Glams Hair Lounge create theatre with hair. This show will take NightQuarter to another level of high fashion, showcasing the talents of the Gold Coast’s most creative hair stylists. Models will take to the catwalk to showcase the breathtaking looks designed by the Glams Hair team, to the sound of traditional Japanese Kizuna drumming.

Bad Pony Live Music Gold Coast

SATURDAY 20TH MAY

BAD PONY

NEIGHBOUR

Free Live Music

Bad Pony and Neighbour are teaming up on a co-headline tour!  Bad Pony is an eclectic mix of erratic and explosive drum fills, fuzzed out and glimmering synths, guitar licks and the endearing vocals of enigmatic front man, Jarred Young. Neighbour is an animated five-piece with flares of rock and electronica.

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

JOHNNY TAYLOR

INNOCENT EVE

Free Live Music, The Paddock, Country Music

Taylor has seen mainstream success following a stint on Australia’s Got Talent in 2012 and subsequent touring lifestyle and hours in front of the microphone have earned Taylor a reputation as one of the hardest working and most powerful singer songwriters in the Australian music scene. The Three time Toyota Starmaker finalist has already forged a stellar career with seen ARIA chart success  with his album for Something to Say (2012) receiving ARIA album success charting #1 Australian Country Album and #6 Australian chart (all genres) and and most are saying 2017 will be his most successful year yet!