Back to the War with Big Band Swing

Back to the War with Big Band Swing

Date & time
Sat 11 May 2019
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Add to Calendar 2019-05-11 17:00 2019-05-11 20:00 Australia/Brisbane Back to the War with Big Band Swing Newstead Park takes a step back to the 1940s with swing era music. Enjoy a twilight concert of music rich in the swing era with the big band music of Glen Miller and Duke Ellington by Brass Roots Live, along with swing dancers and a delicious selection of food from local food trucks and cool brews from Newstead Brewing Co. Bring your own picnic blankets, friends, family and furry friends. This event is part of the <a href="https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/search?parent-event=Bands%20in%20Parks" target="_blank">Bands in Parks</a> program.&nbsp; Newstead Park, 199 Breakfast Creek Road, Newstead
Age

All ages

Cost

Free

Newstead Park takes a step back to the 1940s with swing era music. Enjoy a twilight concert of music rich in the swing era with the big band music of Glen Miller and Duke Ellington by Brass Roots Live, along with swing dancers and a delicious selection of food from local food trucks and cool brews from Newstead Brewing Co. Bring your own picnic blankets, friends, family and furry friends.

This event is part of the Bands in Parks program. 

Bookings

No bookings required.

Venue

Newstead Park, 199 Breakfast Creek Road, Newstead

Suggested events

Tue 21 May 2019, 2:30pm
Free
Built between 1920 and 1930, the heritage-listed Brisbane City Hall is seen as the heart of Brisbane and has been the backdrop to many cultural, social and...

Brisbane City Hall, Brisbane City

Tue 21 May 2019, 3:30pm
Drop in to spark your child's imagination through learning by making. Participate in hands-on activities that explore science, technology, reading and art....

Garden City Library, Garden City Shopping Centre, Corner Logan and Kessels Road, Upper Mt Gravatt

Tue 21 May 2019, 3:30pm
Free
Bookings essential. Head to the skatepark and learn how to skateboard with our highly qualified teaching ASF Coaches. Learn the basics, improve your skills,...

J.F O'Grady Memorial Park, 102 Victoria Street, Fairfield

Tue 21 May 2019, 10:00am
Brisbane Art Design will celebrate the successes of the arts in Brisbane, but more importantly the individuals and their work within our city. The centrepiece...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City