Byron Bay Bluesfest

Bluesfest Kids Activities 2018

Bluesfest are delighted to include an area for nappy changing and breastfeeding next to the kids tent located in the Mojo field.

Mr Bumsqueak, Shorty Brown and Sparkles Face painting team up once again for 2018 with an exciting program of fun activities for you and your kids during the festival. Session times are between 2 -3pm and 4:30-5:30pm every day. Please understand that all children must have a parent or guardian with them at all times.

Face Painting and Parents Tent

The wonderful Taleigha from Sparkles Makeup is returning to Bluesfest with her amazing face painting for all ages. She will also be doing, Loomband bracelets, glitter tattoos and Hair wraps.

So bring your kids and have some fun at the Bluesfest kids at the festival with fun activities between 2-3pm and 4:30-5:30pm each day.

Blues Fest 2018 Kids Festival Program

The dynamic duo of Shorty the Clown and Mr Bumsqueak are at it again bringing magic, mirth, merriment and mayhem to this year’s Blues Festival. Forget dancing on the ceiling with Lionel, you’ll have more fun with us rippin’ up the festival site with a truck load of festival fun, creativity, games and awesome activities at Kidzone . Check out our fantastic program below. Oh! And don’t forget to bring the kids.....


Session 1: 2-3pm

Session 2: 4:30-5:30pm

Thursday 29th March

Get Your Happy on!

Let’s get the party started and kick off the Blues; tug on the tug-o-war rope, pull the parachute, while doing cart wheels, hand stands and twisting balloons in between.

Circus Comes to Town

Shorty has brought the hoops, the plates, the poi, the juggling balls and mats and we are going to raise a ruckus as we brush up on our circus skills.

Friday 30th March

Water Wars!

World Water War three is about to break out. Bring your swimmers and prepare for a drenching! Bring on the Waterzookas and the water bombs, and you have a recipe for the Biggest Battle of Bluesfest. Stay clear if you don’t wanna get wet!!

Easter Bunny

It wouldn’t be easter without a visit from the easter bunny. We are celebrating by making our very own easter egg pouches followed by an egg hunt.

Saturday 31st March

Sock Puppets!

These wacky puppets will keep you more entertained than Lionel Richie. Don’t split up your best pair to bring along, we’ll provide you with a sock for free!!

Lighten Up!

Make your own paper lantern then join us to lighten up the Festival for a kids only lantern parade.

Sunday 1st April

Make a Fire Breathing Dragon!

Come if you we will be making a marionette fire breathing dragon!

Fairy and Hobbit houses

You will be the star of the festival with one of these cute little fairy and hobbit houses that light up. Come join us and make your very own.

Monday 2nd April

Toilet Roll Heaven!

How much fun can you have with a toilet roll? Come along and find out! We’ll be making racing cars, caterpillars, frogs, sharks and much more…..

The Masked Ball


Come celebrate the last night of the festival with us as we make our very own masked creations and then show them off on a victory lap of the festival.

Activities open to all kids of all ages. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. All activities located at the kids tent. Contact Rohan on 0407898374 for more details.