Events and Festivals in Airlie Beach

  • Airlie Beach Race Week (August): A major event in Airlie Beach, the regatta sees over 100 yachts participating in it and people from all over the country throng to witness it. Several parties and activities take place all over the city during this week.
  • Airlie Beach Music Festival (November): This three-day long music fest is the latest addition to the Airlie Beach events calendar and features an impressive line-up of performers from all over Australia.
  • Whitsunday Reef Festival (August): A fun event for the whole family, the festival has activities ranging from comedy and fashion shows, movie screenings, sand sculpting and games on the beach. There are carnival rides, markets and food stalls and the Light up the Reef art installation. Porters Friday Night Fireworks on the foreshore and the Rotary Street Parade are the highlights of the four-day long festival. 

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