DREAM Festival: 2017 program of events

Celebration: The 2016 DREAM Festival Lantern Parade offered plenty of colour and 2017 is shaping up to be just as spectacular. Photo contributed.
Celebration: The 2016 DREAM Festival Lantern Parade offered plenty of colour and 2017 is shaping up to be just as spectacular. Photo contributed.

The Dubbo DREAM Festival has planned a 10-day, fun-filled progam of events:

Festival Launch, Pianos on the Pavement October 12.

TalbragART Art Competition down Talbragar Street Oct 12 - 22.

Big Band Riot. Full weekend of big band events across Dubbo Oct 13-15.

Coffee Art Competition Heats Oct 14.

Sushi in the Shoyoen Gardens Oct 14.

Church on Sunday. Great jazz music on Church Street Oct 15.

Lantern Making Workshops Oct 15.  Schools lantern workshops at WPCC Oct 16-20.

Artist of the Year Dinner Oct 16.

Stitch N Sip Oct 18.

Small Films, Big Screen Oct 19.

Feast of Artists. A visual arts study day (Western Region) Oct 20.

Nightmare of Wingewarra Street Oct 20. Blood Mystic Dinner Oct 20.

The big day on October 21.

Music + Markets. Live bands including Phil Stack & House of Orange; One Proud Monkey and Heidi Maree. Market stalls and range of food options. Flying Lollies Performance by Thikkabilla. DREAMland – activities for the kids. Community Stage Bar for the over-18s.

Lantern Parade. Lanterns light up Dubbo Streets.

Laser and Light Show. Immersive environment display that that will have 3 specific shows running to music. 

Zoocoustic. Sunday afternoon acoustic music session featuring Phil Stack, Simon Allend and Jo. Oct 22.

For more details visit www.dreamfest.com.au/events/