Please see the 2017 program below.  You can find details on each of the bands on the Artists page.

In addition to the music program listed below, for this year’s Festival we are delighted to announce that Little Drop of Poison and La Zanyas Restaurant will also have two stages running from 3.30pm till 11pm on Saturday 25th February. We will provide more details on their program shortly.

Children’s activities—including a jumping castle, craft activities and face painting—will take place between 2pm and 6pm on Saturday and Sunday in Pryor Street.


Saturday 25th February 2017

Stage 1 - Town Square

11:45am –12:00pm Festival opening
12:00pm –1:00pm Eltham High School Stage Band
1:30pm –2:30pm Sisters and Misters
3:00pm –4:00pm The Shuffle Club
4:30pm –5:30pm BackBeat
6:00pm –7:00pm Soul Sacrifice
7:30pm –8:30pm The Pacific Belles
9:00pm –11:00pm Grand WaZoo: Kings of Soul

Stage 2 – Commercial Place

12:30pm –1:30pm Daryl Roberts & Hey Gringo
2:00pm –3:00pm Vintage Roots
3:30pm –4:30pm Michelle Nicolle Fretet
5:00pm –6:00pm The Blue Souls
6:30pm –7:30pm Shirazz
8:00pm –9:00pm Andrea Marr & the Funky Hitmen
9:30pm –11:30pm The Boogaloos

Stage 3 – The Terrace Stage

6:00pm –7:00pm Geoff Kluke and the Changes
7:30pm –8:30pm Nick Charles
9.00pm –11:00pm Greg Champion and The Cool Rockin’ Daddies

Roving Band

1:00pm –3:00pm Crescent City Connection

Little Drop of Poison Stage

Eltham High School Ensemble
6:00pm –8:00pm Brooklyn '86
8:30pm –10:30pm attlin' Bones Blackwood

La Zanya's Stage

3:00pm –5:30pm Rich Girl
6:15pm –11:00pm The Real Thing

Sunday 26th February 2017

Stage 1 – Town Square

11:00am –12:00pm The New Orleans Pelicans Brass Band marching around town plus stilt walker
12:00pm –1:00pm The New Orleans Pelicans Brass Band
1:30pm –2:30pm Olivia Chindamo
3:00pm –4:00pm Kimba Griffith Septet
4:00pm –5:00pm Africa Entsha

Stage 2 – Commercial Place

12:30pm –1:30pm St Helena Secondary College Band
2:00pm –3:00pm Dorian Mode Trio
3:30pm –4:30pm Suzanne Petersen and band
5:00pm –6:00pm Paul Wookey and Shannon Bourne