Byron Bay Bluesfest - Byron Bay, Tyagarah

Easter Long Weekend - Thursday 9 April to Monday 13 April 2020


  • Australia’s premier contemporary Blues and Roots family friendly music festival
  • Mayhem, merriment and madness for the kids with Shorty Brown
  • Plus fun activities for kids available between 2-3pm and 4.30-5.30pm each day.


General Information

Byron Bay Bluesfest is Australia’s premier contemporary Blues and Roots music festival. It showcases music from around the world annually on the Easter long weekend on 120 hectares at Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, just north of Byron Bay. Bluesfest presents over 200 performances with up to 7 stages over 5, 12 hour days, as well as camping for up to 6,000 people, 5 licensed bars, over 100 food and market stalls, undercover food courts, beer gardens, and being a family friendly festival – some great children’s entertainment!

Bluesfest are delighted to include an area for nappy changing and breastfeeding next to the kids tent located in the Mojo field.

Mr Bumsqueak and Shorty Brown team up once again for 2019 with an exciting program of fun activities for you and your kids during the festival. Session times are between 2 -3pm and 4:30-5:30pm every day. Please understand that all children must have a parent or guardian with them at all times.

So bring your kids and have some fun at the Bluesfest kids at the festival with fun activities between 2-3pm and 4:30-5:30pm each day.

Blues Fest 2020 Kids Festival Program

Shorty the Clown will be at it again bringing magic, mirth, merriment and mayhem to this year’s Blues Festival. You’ll have fun with her rippin’ up the festival site with a truck load of festival fun, creativity, games and awesome activities at Kidzone. Oh! And don’t forget to bring the kids…..

Activities open to all kids of all ages. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. All activities located at the kids tent.

The very sensational Shorty the Clown is at it again in 2019, bringing magic, mirth, merriment and mayhem to this year’s Bluesfest.

We also have Deb the delightful Face Painter joining us, you will find her within the Kids Tent each day.

Activities open to kids of all ages.  Children must be accompanied by an adult. All activities located at the Kids Tent.

Visit: for this years playing schedule and come along and join us for an action packed giggle-a-minute program filled with Festival FUN!


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