Beyond the Sand Arts Festival

Surfers Paradise

Beyond the Sand Arts Festival will see Surfers Paradise transformed into a captivating beachfront gallery of colour, movement and music across nine days and nights from March 13-21, 2021.

The multi-medium arts festival showcases large‐scale, bold works from gallery to the beach, highlighting an incredible calibre of national and international artists. From contemporary to abstract one of a kind and even feature installations and entertainment, Beyond the Sand creates a diverse showcase of art and culture across a variety of mediums.

Beyond the Sand Arts Festival

Previously known as Sand Safari, the reimagined festival will host the world premiere of internationally renowned Australian artist, Amanda Parer, as she unveils her biggest art installation ‘Lost’, a never before seen larger-than-life artwork featuring rare botanicals that will be scattered throughout Surfers Paradise, transforming the beachfront into a vibrant floral inspired wonderland.... more

Beyond the Sand Arts Festival

In addition, the festival will also include unique artworks from up-and-coming artists and the annual Australian Sand Sculpting Championships. What’s more, the 2021 event will be circus-themed, offering entertainment for the entire family, including circus performances, roving entertainment and workshops, where attendees will be able to ‘step right up’ and learn new skills from performers and artists.... more

Beyond the Sand Arts Festival

Good to know - Beyond the Sand’s vibrant array of installations and activations are perfect for art lovers to immerse themselves in and snap a pic for their social media accounts. Visitors and local residents are invited to come in early and stay late to take in all the Gold Coast arts community has to offer at this free event for the whole family.

Major Events Gold Coast is a valued partner of Must Do Brisbane.com

Beyond the Sand Arts Festival

Esplanade

Surfers Paradise

Mar 13-21, 2021

Daily 10am-9pm

Free

 

Map

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Stanthorpe Music & Arts Festival is an explosion of live music & art
Don't miss The Finders Keepers 1-day Pop Up Market
this year you can enjoy the QAGOMA Christmas Design Market all weekend
Immerse yourself in the most compelling new artwork
Run through exciting attractions in Dreamworld's fun run.
Experience the fun and excitement of performing arts
So, you’ve been good this year? Let’s fix that
Queensland Symphony Orchestra celebrates 75 years
a magical festive wonderland, full of fantasy, thrills and more
EDITOR'S PICK

Brickresales

Head along to Brisbane's massive pre-loved LEGO showroom and help build the festive winter village display
BrickResales
MUST DO

Christmas in Storyland

The fairytale tradition of Christmas in Storyland started at Brisbane City Hall in the 1930’s and it lives on at South Bank
Christmas in Storyland
CHRISTMAS GIFT!

PPQ

Give your gifts a personal touch this Christmas with PPQ, providing a range of personalised plate options to choose from
PPQ Plates
DON'T MISS

Van Gogh Alive!

The world's most visited multi-sensory immersive art experience in the world is in Brisbane for a limited time
Van Gogh Alive
MUST SEE

Government House Christmas Lights

The landmark historic house & gardens will be lit up in a magical light show that has become a must-see for Brisbane families
Government House Xmas Lights
THIS WEEKEND

Top Things to do Dec 3-5

From Van Gogh, Santa's Emporium & Christmas markets to Brisbane's first rooftop brewery bar, some top things to do
This Weekend Dec 3-5
EDITOR'S PICK

A Midnight Visit

Brisbane's unearthly, immersive theatre experience in an abandoned Fortitude Valley warehouse has extended to Dec 19
A Midnight Visit
ROSLIE GOURMET MARKET

Christmas Catering and Gifts

Make the most of this festive season with the abundance of Christmas foodie delights, catering and gifts
Christmas at Rosalie Gourmet Market
Book now for An American in Paris
CONTENT RESUMES ON SCROLL
ADVERTISEMENT