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NYE Fireworks at Footscray Park 2017

Festival City's New Year's Eve spectacular fireworks event returns to Footscray Park for a 5th year.

Sunday 31 December 2017, 6.30 - 10.30pm - Footscray Park, Ballarat Road, Footscray

This special event is the second largest NYE event in Victoria, drawing thousands to the banks of the iconic Maribyrnong River.

An on-stage line up will feature everything from children's music to contemporary acts which will get the whole crowd up and dancing.

Bring a picnic rug and enjoy the fun. There will be food trucks on hand offering a variety of different cuisines. Settle in for an amazing fireworks display which will illuminate the sky from 9.30pm.

For event details, directions and transport information, visit www.festivalcity.com.au

Please note: The event is alcohol free and dog owners are advised to leave their pooch at home. No entry charge.

No parking on-site. Please catch public transport to central Footscray for an easy 10 minute walk to the event site.

The event is for the whole family but for their own safety, please leave your dog at home.

City of Maribyrnong


Presented by Maribyrnong City Council

Time: 6.30pm - 10.30pm

Time Act
6.30pm MC Rusty Berther
6.35pm Burundi Drummers
7.15pm Ali Barter
8.15pm Footscray-three-O-double-1
8.40pm Sol Nation
9.40pm Immaculate Madonna


9.30pm - Fireworks can be viewed from anywhere within the Footscray Park precinct.


There are no MIDNIGHT fireworks at Footscray Park.

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