The Kyneton Daffodil and Arts Festival kicks off on August 31 and continues to September 9. This popular annual event announces that Spring has arrived with lots of sunny daffodils welcoming visitors to Kyneton.
There is a myriad of events and activities to entertain including the Festival of One Act Plays, the Antique and Vintage Fair, ferret racing, buskers, concert performances and literary events catering for al ages. Now established the Kyneton Dog Dash delights everyone with a great fun event. Many local gardens are open to visitors and the Spring Flower Show presents the signature blooms of the festival.
Dancers from near and far will sway to great music at the ‘Dancing with Daffodils’ – the Kyneton Daffodil and Arts Gala Dance with prizes and a delicious supper. Art lovers will immerse themselves in the Daffodil Art Prize and Art Photography at the arts trail of local galleries displaying artists’ work. The district is on display in the Grand Parade on Sunday September 9 with bands, dancers, floats, cars and vintage vehicles.
After the Parade the festivities close with a fair, performances and activities in Kyneton’s main streets. All of Kyneton’s legendary and award-winning culinary establishments will be ready to provide their famous hospitality throughout the Festival. http://www.kynetondaffodilarts.org.au/