The sounds of The Park, this Melbourne Cup Carnival

The hottest Australian sounds are set to take over The Park

Some of Australia’s hottest music acts are set to light up the stage this Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington’s newest playground, The Park.

First to take the stage on AAMI Victoria Derby Day will be soul band Cookin’ on 3 burners, whose smash hit remix of This Girl by DJ Kungs has had more than 97 million views on YouTube. They’ll be followed by electronic four-piece City Calm Down, as well as 2015 Triple J Hottest 100 winners, The Rubens, who are headlining the day.

The Rubens, 2015 Triple J Hottest 100 winners

Cut to Emirates Melbourne Cup Day and Australian pop sensation Betty Who will hit the stage performing her cover of ‘I Love You Always Forever’, followed by legendary Marcia Hines, who will continue the party vibes with a Disco Inferno. 

Australian pop sensation, Betty Who

Ladies will shine on Crown Oaks Day with indie darling Vera Blue and Canberra boys, SAFIA. Afterwards, award-winning hip-hop chart-topper, Illy, will ignite the stage with Vera Blue when they perform their hit song, Papercuts! 
Award-winning hip hop chart-topper, Illy

The party will conclude on Emirates Stakes Day with YouTube sensation William Singe and Melbourne’s finest funk act, Saskwatch. 

YouTube sensation, William Singe to perform on Emirates Stakes Day

The best thing is, entry to The Park is free to all racegoers! Plus, if you snap up your general admission tickets before Friday, you will be experience everything The Park and The Flemington Playground has to offer at 2008 prices, plus Children under 16 are entitled to FREE general admission – this is very rare for a major event!

So what are you waiting for? Come and play at Flemington, The Playground this Melbourne Cup Carnival.

AAMI Derby Day Saturday 29 October            
The Rubens
City Calm Down
Cookin’ on 3 Burners 
DJ’s and support acts

Emirates Melbourne Cup Day Tuesday 01 November      
Betty Who
Marcia Hines 
DJ’s and support acts

Crown Oaks Day Thursday 03 November                    
Illy
SAFIA
Vera Blue
DJ’s and support acts

Emirates Stakes Day Saturday 05 November         
Very Big Laugh Out – presented by Melbourne International Comedy Festival
Saskwatch 
William Singe 
DJ’s and support acts

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