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New Year’s Eve Extravaganza Set to Light Up Mackay with Special Guests

New Year's Eve Extravaganza Set to Light Up Mackay with Special Guests
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Smurfette and Papa Smurf to Headline the Mackay Regional Council New Year’s Eve River Party

Mackay’s Bluewater Quay is gearing up for an electrifying New Year’s Eve celebration with an extraordinary duo taking the stage.

Smurfette and Papa Smurf are set to captivate families with a rock’n’roll fiesta at the Mackay Regional Council New Year’s Eve River Party, promising an evening of music, fun, and fireworks.

A Diverse Musical Extravaganza

Mayor Greg Williamson revealed that this year’s festivities would expand across both the Bluewater Quay and River Wharves, offering an abundance of live entertainment.

Among the lineup are the Smurfs, Jonte, Matt Tandy, and Kate Lockyer, promising a diverse musical experience for all ages.

Fireworks and Local Talent Shine

The event, sponsored by Muscle Garden, promises not one but two mesmerising fireworks displays at 9 p.m. and midnight, illuminating the Mackay skies in a spectacle unlike any other.

Festival and Events Coordinator Sarah Porter expressed her excitement about the event, highlighting the support received and the fantastic local talent set to grace the stage.

Musical Variety and Festive Fun

Jonte, known for unique covers and original compositions, Matt Tandy’s foot-stomping blues, and Kate Lockyer’s soothing acoustic melodies, promise an unforgettable musical journey for attendees.

The evening offers more than just music, with markets, food vendors, face painting, amusement rides, and the chance to snap a photo with the iconic Smurfs.

A Night to Remember

The schedule boasts a vibrant lineup of events at both Bluewater Quay and River Wharves, catering to diverse tastes and ages.

From the Mayor’s welcome to the dual Muscle Garden Fireworks, the night promises to be a culmination of entertainment, community spirit, and a memorable way to welcome 2024.

Get ready to immerse yourself in an evening of joyous celebrations, music, and family-friendly entertainment. Mackay’s New Year’s Eve promises an extraordinary experience for everyone, ensuring that the only thing feeling blue will be the Smurfs themselves.