Cooly is ready to rock from June 5 - 9, 2019!
The artist lineup and program are now live, Pageant finalists are ready to frock, car events are revving up, and there are some sweet new events coming to this year's festival.
ARTIST LINEUP LAUNCHED
Outdoor stages and venues across Coolangatta and Tweed will be rocking from Thursday 6th to Sunday 9th June with an incredible lineup of some of the country's best rock 'n roll, rockabilly, swing, blues and tribute artists.
DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY
Cooly Rocks On, Swing On In and Twin Towns present the inaugural HARVEST MOON SWING BALL on Thursday 6th June, 2019. Featuring a Seven Piece Swing Band with vocalist, MELISSA WESTERN, dance the night away at the party of the year following the Miss Cooly Rocks On pageant at Twin Towns.
WELCOME TO INDIAN MOTORCYCLE
For the first time in 2019, the Indian Motorcycle Riders Group (IMRG) National Gathering will be held at Cooly, bringing riders from across the country together for three huge days of organised rides and special events for registered participants. Don't ride but just want to see the beautiful bikes? There will be an amazing display of new Indian Motorcycles at Cooly Rocks On plus a range of cool merch for sale at their beachfront Indian Motorcycle HQ during the festival.
VISIT THE SHANNONS HUB AT COOLY
Celebrate the history of the Racing Mustang and our legends of the track at the Shannons Hub during Cooly Rocks On. Check out the 1978 Porsche 911 driven by Jim Richards in the Shannons Classic Rallye at Targa Tasmania this year and a Classic 1964 Mustang Race car – celebrating 55 years of the Mustang from 1964 – 2019.
GET REVVED AT THESE CAR EVENTS
Show 'N' Shine Car Entrants can enter the Shannons Super Cruise with registrations now open! This year's cruise takes over the streets of Coolangatta all the way to Kirra over two epic hours on Saturday, 8th June 2019. View the map online now and enter for the ultimate Saturday night in Cooly.
The annual CRO SCARAB Classic Car Run will be held on Thursday 6th June taking drivers on a scenic route through the Tweed Valley to Chinderah Tavern, with a short morning tea/coffee stop at ‘Moo Moo Roadhouse Cafe’ along the way, arriving at Chinderah Tavern for lunch.
The Coffee & Cars Terranora Car Run will be held on Friday 7th June 2019 to coincide with Cooly Rocks On. The Cruise will travel along Kennedy Drive, into the picturesque Bilambil Valley and onto Terranora, arriving at the Pavilions Marketplace for coffee and lunch. Registration essential.
SWEET NEW TREATS AND CLASSICS NOT TO MISS
There's a tasty new event coming to town for this year's Cooly Rocks On - the Vintage Bake Off! Enter a masterpiece or come and watch the goods get judged - see more below. You can also try your hand at some retro art workshops or learn the Charleston or the 8 Step Swing Jive with heaps of dance workshops. Of course the classics are back, including the Pageants, the Show 'n' Shine and the Sunday Street Parade - now on a new day.
These are the events not to miss at Cooly Rocks On 2019!
For more information visit www.coolyrockson.com