Arts in the Alley

Arts in the Alley

Event Details

March 12 – March 20 2021
1pm – 8pm


Cavill Lane Surfers Paradise is hosting a debut arts festival and aligning with the community and celebrating local artists and performers to reconnect the fringe of the Gold Coast to the heart of the city.

This creative showcase will take over the beautiful hidden laneway with over 26 local artists, DJs, performers and more.


Every Day between March 12 – 20 1pm – 7pm
Pop up art shops & exhibits featuring but not limited to;


Event Schedule 

Friday 12 – 20 March 4:00pm – 8:00pm

Saturday 13 March  4:00pm – 8:00pm 

  • LIVE artist performances by Anthony Pieters Introducing live visual performance artist Anthony Pieters. Each show is a truly unique spectacle. Anthony creates a fusion of live art, movement and dance. Watch his artwork come alive and buy one of his pieces while at the event!

Sunday 14 March 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Monday 15 – 16 March 1:00pm – 6:00pm 

  • LIVE muralist featuring Smalls Driven by the constant pursuit of perfection in his craft, Smalls has established a reputation as one of the region’s most dedicated and dynamic street artists. Watch his mural come alive and buy one of his originals while at the event!
  • Prize giveaway from 4-8pm on March 15!

Wednesday 17 March 6:00pm – 8:00pm 

  • SPECIAL GUEST APPEARANCE! Tracie Eaton, the Gold Coast based, internationally-renowned artist otherwise known as “Australia’s Artist to the Stars” will be body-painting a surprise celebrity guest! One date not to be missed. 

Thursday 18 March 6:00pm – 8:00pm 

  • Paint & Sip session ($40p/p – bookings essential via Amplify Arts ) Experience something new or develop your artistic skills at the upcoming paint & sip event for ONE NIGHT ONLY. Paint & sip sessions are fun and easy ways to learn new skills, have fun with your friends or make new ones and bring home your own painting! FREE gift for all paint & sip guest sponsored by Eckersley’s Art & Craft.

Friday 19 March 7:00pm – 8:30pm 

  • Audio & Visual immersive experience by Akuandub Musik Influence by Amazon tribe and sounds, Akuandub blends electronic and acoustic elements in a live performance that delivers an evolving soundscape that will take you into a groovy musical journey. 

Saturday 20 March  7:00pm – 7:30pm 

  • Special closing ceremony by DEJA Performance Academy featuring Deja Davie The time where one of the most dangerous elements – fire, meets the most expressional element,  dance. Be mesmerised by the one and only fire-dance infused show on Gold Coast, be there, to Dance with El Fuego.


We look forward connecting with you through a variety of local arts, culture and entertainment among great food and drinks while you find your own piece of art and inspiration to take with you…

This event is operating under a COVID Safe Event Checklist.
Event performers and or schedule may be subjected to change.