Tuesday 11th Oct 2016 - Friday 14th Oct 2016
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Take a journey through the hidden spaces and laneways of the Parramatta CBD and discover live music, performances and cutting edge art and of course street food from some of Sydney’s best producers including Burger Project, Butter, KOI Dessert Bar, Efendy Balmain, Knafeh, Courtney’s Brasserie, Archie Rose Distillery Co, Young Henrys & more!
This year Parramatta Mission and Leigh Memorial will host Sweets and Beats.
Indulge in a sweet surprise as you watch street artists bring their masterpieces to life to the beats of Sydney’s hip hop pioneers, in the Parramatta Mission Fellowship Centre!
Take a guided tour through the beautiful historical Leigh Memorial Uniting Church, nightly at 6pm, and keep your eye out for performances from the Leigh Fijian Choir.
EAT & DRINK
Find gelato made with a twist and mouth-watering cakes, mousses and desserts from one of Sydney’s hottest dessert bars.
KOI Dessert Bar – Headed up by past Masterchef favourite, Reynold Poernomo, KOI will be treating Laners to a special selection of mouth-watering cakes, mousses and desserts.
N2 Gelato – Bending the rules of gelato and molecular gastronomy, N2 present crazy and delectable gelato creations with an intense creamy smoothness that send your tastebuds into overdrive. They’ll be serving their Ferrero Reveal, a hazelnut chocolate gelato with crushed hazelnuts, rice bubbles, a choc top and a chocolate ganache syringe!
The Smoothie Co. – Fuelled by a passion to create fresh, innovative and nutritious blends, the Smoothie Co. blendologists whizz up deliciously wild concoctions – you’ll never drink a smoothie the same way again!
Wander through artworks thanks to Western Sydney Leisure and Recreation Service in the Parramatta Mission Fellowship Centre, and a Street Art exhibition thanks to Granville Youth Centre. Watch live street art demonstrations from Mistery + Chez. Get moving with music each night from Sydney Def Jam, the Leigh Fijian Youth Band + MC Trey plus special guest DJs and performances!
No Lights No Lycra
Get ready to shake it off with the premiere of No Lights No Lycra Parramatta (a brainchild of The Westies) on Thursday 13 October from 7:30pm to 8:30pm. At the heart of No Lights, No Lycra is the belief that everyone can dance. It is a daggy, non-pretentious place to completely be yourself.