Get ready for incredible LIVE entertainment!
The USC Main Stage will have all ages tapping their toes and bouncing around with a whole weekend of great entertainment. Get ready for the one and only PAW PATROL live! Redcliffe KiteFest also welcomes the world-wide sensation, TROLLS, straight from the big screen and live at the festival. With two full days of live music, families can kick back and relax with some delicious food and incredible live entertainment at the 2017 Redcliffe KiteFest!
Proudly sponsored by USC
Do you have what it takes to be a PAW Patrol Trainee? Join Ryder, Chase and Marshall as they answer Mayor Goodway’s call for help to save the “Adventure Bay Talent Show”. Get Ready for Action and warm up as Ryder and the Pups take you through all the moves for the Pup, Pup Boogie and make this the best rescue mission ever!
Daily Shows at 11.30am and 1.30pm
Join the stars of Trolls – Poppy and Branch, Poppy with a song in her heart, she knows life is all about cupcakes and rainbows and Branch, who is very cautious, careful but is always ready for anything – except Poppy’s personality.
Poppy and Branch have their up’s and downs but always make friends and understand each other in the end!
Daily Shows at 10.00am and 12.00pm
Daniel Stoneman and Anjali Raj
Daniel Stoneman and Anjali Raj, have been entertaining crowds from the Sunshine Coast down to the Gold Coast for years. Daniel’s diverse sound lets him cover a vast range of genres and of course all the classics which make you want to get up and dance. Anjali has an array of talents from singing to dancing; Anjali is best known for her singing abilities in Brisbane bands Jezelle and Honey. Both artists love entertaining and are looking forward to performing at KiteFest in 2017.
Performing Saturday 26 August at 12.30pm
Liam Bryant and the Handsome Devils
Liam Bryant has been serenading Brisbane audiences with his soulful sounds for more than a decade. Joined by his trusty friends Stompy (an acoustic stompbox) and Tamby (a foot tambourine) to provide the ever-important percussion and back beat, Liam plays a unique and progressive mix of contemporary and classical guitar with soothingly melodic vocals.
Performing Sunday 27 August from 12.30pm
Sam Hay is an independent singer/songwriter, playing the acoustic and electric guitar accompanied with soft vocals and harmonica, Sam creates her own personal way of storytelling through her originals, and creates her own versions of well-known covers for everyone to enjoy. In Sam’s short career, she has able to create a self-produced EP, go on a self- funded tour down the East Coast of Australia, play small to large events and venues, including for the Melbourne Storm rugby league team and recently, take a win in a locally recognised competition- “Beach Buskers of Mooloolaba”, in search of the best buskers on the Sunshine Coast. She is now appearing on large social platforms such as BalconyTV, 91.9SeaFM and multiple venues around Sunshine Coast and surrounds.
Performing Saturday 26 August at 10.30am
When you blend the rich, soulful vocal tones with the vibrant, percussive timbre of a guitar, you get Karrie Hayward – practically music when it meets the ocean. This folk pop singer-songwriter is making waves on the surface with a new single, ‘Gypsies’ freshly released, following her debut single ‘Elijah’ which reached Top 10 on the ITunes Singer-Songwriter chart. Karrie endeavours to constantly work on evolving her sound and sharing new music to the world and is excited to be part of the KiteFest program in 2017!
Performing Saturday 26 August at 2.00pm
Danny Jazz Mose Trio
Danny Mose is a vocalist and guitar player, is influenced by Donny Hathaway and Stevie Wonder. His music is a fine blend of Jazz, Soul and Groove. He currently performs regularly at local cafes and restaurants in the Northside of Brisbane where he also resides
Performing Sunday 27 August at 2.00pm
Alex & Bec Crook
Alex & Bec Crook are a Brisbane Brother Sister duo, with country folk pop influences. Alex Crook, started playing and creating music when he was seventeen and since has written a long list of original songs. The brother and sister came together a couple of years ago and together created their most recent EP, 21 Nights, their single ‘Suitcase’ hitting the ground running and featuring on many country radio stations around Australia. With a resume that already includes Finalist in the QMusic Awards for Country, and appearances at Caloundra Music Festival, Gympie Muster, Tamworth Country Music Festival, and Urban Country Music Festival, the Crooks’ amazing journey looks set to continue.
Performing Saturday 26 August at 3.00pm
Dan Horne is an English born, Australian singer/songwriter and multi instrumentalist. His music is built on Blues and Roots foundations with folk undertones. Dan pulls influence and inspiration from many forms of world music. Lapsteel guitar techniques from india,Hawaii and the deep south meet folk driven melodies and chord progressions, more familiar in Americana styles. His Solo live shows are mesmerising and encompassing. His layed back attitude and ability to engage any crowd instantly is infectious.
Dan’s performances remain light-hearted , whilst his message of peace, love, and unity is conveyed
Performing Sunday 27 August at 3.00pm
Josh and Ellie
Josh n Ellie are a young acoustic pop duo from our very own backyard! They joined after initially performing a song together at the Red Music Centre showcase and automatically clicked both musically and socially. Josh’s incredible guitar skills and Ellie’s amazing vocal range are both complimented by their ability to harmonise and add a unique twist to any cover song. Aged just 13 and 12 respectively, Josh n Ellie are both experienced musicians who have played at a number of venues throughout Moreton Bay and North of Brisbane. Josh n Ellie’s versatility allows them to play a wide range of music to suit most tastes.
Performing Sunday 27 August at 10.30am
USC Main Stage Saturday 26 August
|12.30pm||Daniel and Anjali Raj|
|3.00pm||Alex & Bec Crook|
USC Main Stage Sunday 27 August
|10.30am||Josh & Ellie|
|12.30pm||Liam Bryant & the Handsome Devils|
|2.00pm||Danny Mose Trio|
*Program subject to change.