Alcoa SOTA Festival Pinjarra
Ticket Prices: FREE
Pinjarra locals will be dancing all evening when the town comes alive with the very first free Alcoa SOTA Festival Pinjarra on Saturday June 1 from 4pm to 8pm at Edenvale Homestead.
Celebrating all things WA, the concert, hosted by the Shire of Murray, will feature an incredible West Aussie music line-up including Chain, Grace Barbe, Family Shoveller Band, Jack Runaway and Brooke Bugjea.
With four decades of albums and performances under their belt, smooth rockers Chain will bring their cool blues sound to the Alcoa SOTA Festival. The only blues band in the world to have a number one on the Australian charts (Black’n’Blue) as well as a number two (Judgement), the band is sure to get festival goers up and dancing.
Hailing from the Seychelles, Grace Barbe and her band bring an international element to the Alcoa SOTA Festival Pinjarra. Sure to make attendees get up on their feet – the now Perth local – fuses traditional beats and rhythms with pop, reggae and psychedelic rock creating a truly unique sound.
Another true-blue group entertaining concert goers is The Family Shoveller Band, who through a fusion of pop and contemporary rock tell stories of the Karajarri culture. Jack Runaway, fueled by a sense of nostalgia, shares familiar themes in a swirl of melodies and tones that cut across genres. The band funnels life experience into every song and taps into a place of raw emotion from memories, current day happenings, and everything in between.
Eighteen-year-old and Pinjarra High School graduate, Brooke Bugeja will represent the local music scene, bringing her soulful music to the Main Stage. The Voice contestant who has only been playing music for a short time will play a mix of covers and originals.
In the spirit of celebrating the best of local produce and all things WA, Thorny Devil, a true contender in the craft-beer world, will have drinks flowing all evening. Foodies will also be spoilt for choice by the variety of food on offer from over twenty-five street food vendors showcasing a variety of local and international cuisines. Festival goers will also enjoy a variety of market stalls, which will highlight the best of local produce, products and community groups.
WHEN: Saturday 2 June, 12-8pm
WHERE: Edenvale Homestead, Pinjarra WA 6208
For full details on all the WA Day activities, visit www.waday.com.