Global Fiesta

Global Fiesta
20 - 22
Global Fiesta

Purchase a one-way ticket to Global Fiesta, 20- 22 August, and be transported to a melting pot of cuisine, culture, and carnival! Tickets on sale now!

Revel in roving entertainment, immersive performances, and a colourful street party; delight in cooking demonstrations and a vibrant marketplace, showcasing cuisine and craft, celebrated across the globe.

Experience the sounds, sights, and traditions of six continents across South Bank Parklands; learn the salsa, feel the flavour and flair of a Brazilian dance troupe and Mexican Mariachi music; the rippling vibrations of Japanese drumming and the energy of a multi-instrumentalist Irish assembly.

Get up close and personal with esteemed chefs, including Louis Tikaram, Josh Lopez, Peter Kuruvita, Aunty Dale Chapman and more; be captivated by their skill and craftsmanship as they create renowned global dishes, full off fervour, flavour and native ingredients. Take a spice tour through South Bank’s Epicurious Garden and discover otherworldly flavours.

Transit you taste buds across the globe with iconic cuisines symbolising our neighbouring nations; from hearty paella, fluffy gnocchi, tangy tacos seasoned to perfection and gözleme, filled with fresh fare.

Sip aromatic sangria, international vinos and the flavours of our home-grown brews across South Bank’s sprawling lawn, under Queensland’s warming, winter sun.


20 - 22 August

Click on View Event Program below to view the full Global Fiesta program.

General Admission Sessions:

Saturday 21 August 10am – 3pm
Saturday 21 August 3pm – 8pm
Sunday 22 August 10am – 3pm

General Admission

Global Fiesta general admission tickets allow access to The Marketplace food, drink and market stalls; World Stage showcasing cooking demos and live music, Destination Stage featuring music and dance performances, Departure Lounge riverfront DJ stage and leisure space, and eatSouthBank’s Fiesta Bar.

  • Bolivia Marka

    Destination Stage

  • Regional Flavours Drinks

    Fiesta Bar

  • The Barleyshakes

    World Stage

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