WHAT'S ON HIGHLIGHTS

THERE'S SO MUCH FUN TO BE HAD, WHERE DO WE BEGIN?!


OPENING DAY FIREWORKS!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th, 2018

Come and kick off the Mattara Festival with some excitement on Saturday, September 29th!  Fireworks will be on display in the evening, providing a beautiful show for the whole family to enjoy!



OUtdoor cinema - RANGO

SATURDAY, SEPT. 6TH AFTER SUNSET

Enjoy a beautiful evening with the family at our outdoor cinema, featuring the movie Rango!  Join Rango, a pet chameleon who is always looking for action and adventure as he winds up in a dusty town and takes on the case of the missing water.  The movie will begin after sunset, around 6:15pm.



ANIMAL PETTING ZOO

DAILY

Come learn about animals and get up close to your favourite cuddly friends at the Petting Zoo!  If you're lucky, you might even get a chance to feed them too.



EARTHEN Rhythm workshops

DAILY AT 10AM, 11AM, 12PM, AND 1PM

Earthen Rhythms will be hosting a number of wonder-filled, upbeat drum, dance, and percussion workshops.  These workshops will be family friendly and all ages and all abilities are welcome.  All drums and percussion are provided!



interactive sports & activity day

FRIDAY, OCT. 5, 2018

It's time to get active!  Grab the kids and try a variety of sports at the Mattara Festival Interactive Sports and Activity Day!  Clinics will run throughout the entire day.  That's right, a full day of sports and fitness so you can be sure the kids will sleep well this night!



arts & crafts

WEEKDAYS FROM 10AM - 2:30PM

SPECIAL PLASTER FUN & CELLOPHANE FREE WORKSHOP - OCT. 4TH & 5TH!

Let the kids come and explore their creative side at our Arts & Crafts Tent.  They are sure to create a masterpiece that you can bring home to put on display!



DIAL A DJ FAIRY

DAILY AT 12PM & 2PM

VARIOUS STAGE PERFORMERS FROM 10AM-3:30PM DAILY!

Come join Dial a DJ Fairy as she helps to welcome many talented musical artists and dancers to the stage.  She'll even do sing-a-longs with you and run some great friendly competitions too!



meet & Greets with Elmo

DAILY

Keep your eyes open for Elmo walking around the park every day looking for new friends to play with!   You might even be lucky enough to get your photo taken with your favourite cuddly red character!