It will be snowing again in Springvale this July. The award winning Springvale Snow Fest is back on Sunday 30 July from 12pm-7pm and is one of the must see attractions in the heart of Springvale on Buckingham Avenue.
The streets will be filled with fun, snow (real and simulated), moving rides, free kids activities and market and food stalls. The highlight of the festival will be the real snow straight off the mountain from Mt Buller!
Entertainment and activities
The festival will also feature some great family entertainment:
Amusement rides and attractions ($2-$6, entry via token)
Two snow play areas with real snow (free entry)
Snow falling across the event site
Multicultural food and market stalls
Live entertainment on two stages – Main Stage and Youth Stage
Free family cultural activities
Community stalls with free activities
A spectacular fireworks display finale at 6.50pm
Two real snow play areas
Silent disco igloo
Arts and craft workshop
Burton Riglet kids snowboarding
Tokens and costs for rides
Don’t forget to purchase tokens before queuing for the rides. Rides operators will only collect tokens and will not take any cash. Individual tokens can be purchased at $2 per token from ticket booths.
Ticket booths are located at the intersection of Buckingham and Windsor avenues, and at the intersection of Buckingham and Balmoral avenues.
Giant Slide: 1 token ($2)
Jumping Castle: 1 token ($2)
Cups and Saucers: 2 tokens ($4)
Chair ‘O’ Plane: 2 tokens ($4)
Meltdown : 2 tokens ($4)
Music Trip: 3 tokens ($6)
Ferris Wheel: 3 tokens ($6)
Main Stage program
12pm Khmer Buddhist Monks blessing
12.15pm Welcome to Country Ceremony
12.20pm Traditional Dragon Dance
12.45pm Official Speech
1pm Perfect Pointe Dance School Showcase
1.35pm Woodlock (pop music band)
2.45pm Emerson School Band ‘Unleashed’
3.15pm Mary Ann Vanderhorst & Jeremy Power (duo band)
4.30pm Magic Show
5.15pm A2D Hip Hop Dance
6pm TJ show
While enjoying the festivities, keep an eye out for our roving performers:
Snow Angel and Polar Bear (12.15pm-2.55pm)
Giant Penguin Puppets (12.30pm-3.10pm)
Illuminated Frozen Queens (3pm-6.30pm)
Our roving magician, Uptown Brown musician, and face stamper would also surprise you while you’re waiting in the snow play and ride queues!
Access and parking
With up to 40,000 people expected at this year’s Springvale Snow Fest we suggest you make a plan for travelling into Springvale and finding parking.
There are also plenty of spaces outside the Springvale Town Hall, which is a 5 minute walk away.
Springvale train station is also close to the action so perhaps plan to park at another station and catch the train in.
Please note that road closures will take place in Windsor, Buckingham and Balmoral avenues.
All trading opportunities for this event have now closed. If you are interested in trading at future Council events, please email email@example.com with information about the stall, or post to City of Greater Dandenong, Festivals and Events, PO Box 200, Dandenong 3175.
Springvale Snow Fest is proudly sponsored by:
Location: Corner Buckingham and Balmoral avenues, Springvale
Come along and see Springvale transformed into a winter wonderland with snowfalls and real snow, roving performances, live acts on two stages, family rides, fireworks, food stalls and much more...
Free entry Costs for family rides, food stalls and market stalls