AUSTRALIA’S BIGGEST 50s AND 60s NOSTALGIA FESTIVAL
Welcome to Cooly Rocks On 2016, the biggest 50s and 60s nostalgia festival in Australia! Over 2 kilometres of Rock ‘n roll, Rockabilly, Swing music and over 1,000 hot rods, custom cars and classic vehicles lining the stunning beachfront of Coolangatta and Tweed Heads all over two huge weeks from 3rd – 13th June.
Browse through over 140 retro market stalls and 100 craft market stalls; take your taste buds back to the 50s and 60s with vintage styled food and join in the atmosphere that draws over 100,000 people back year after year. Peruse through speciality exhibitors featuring an assortment of products ranging from speciality car parts, motorcycle accessories and pin striping methods.
Check out the surf theme markets over in Kirra Beach precinct or pick up a bargain at our Swap Meet over in Jack Evans Boat Harbour.
Music fills the venues, more retro cars roll up each day and the festival builds and builds, culminating in a Grand Finale weekend where the streets are closed down, the outdoor stages are moved in and the streets come alive with street parades, shows, displays, competitions and over 1 300 cars parading from Kirra to Tweed Heads each evening.
The festival is free to enter and tickets to indoor shows may be purchased online or at the door. Don’t miss this very popular annual event as an entrant or a spectator, it’s a blast from the past in the most spectacular way.