FRINGE WORLD Festivalis Western Australia’s most popular festival and the third largest Fringe inthe world. The 2023 Festival will run from 20th January to 19th February 2023 andfeatures shows and entertainment at over 130 venues all over Perth We haverounded up our top picks of family friendly Fringe World shows and experiences this year.
*FREE* Fringe World Mermaids: The Splash Zone Northbridge
Perth’sfavourite Fringe World Mermaids are back. Catch a kiss, hear a tale, or have asplashy fun afternoon when the weather is too warm. Perfect for little dreamersand the young at heart. Suitable forall ages.
When : Various dates between 20 th January to 19 th February 2023 (check website for days and times) Where : Russell Square Northbridge Price : Free (no tickets required) More Information: www.fringeworld.com.au
*FREE* Fringe Sunday Funday
FRINGE Sunday Funday is a giant, free, community event taking over William Street, Northbridge. With three performance spaces will showcase 28 shows, offering a sample of the FRINGE WORLD 2023?program and giving?a free?taste-tester of?the comedy, circus, dance and cabaret shows on offer during the?month-long?Festival.??New things to entertain you at the Funday include more roving performers, stilt walkers, bubbleology, body art painting and the Kleenheat Silent Disco.
When : Sunday 22nd January 2023 Where : William Street , Northbriddge Price : Free (no tickets required) More Information: www.fringeworld.com.au
Abra Da Cameron (Various Locations)
Cameron the Magician is excited to present “Alaza-Cam!”. A brand new show from the magician that brought you the award-winning (Weekly Children’s Event Award 2021) “Abra Da-Cameron!”. This isn’t just a show for the kids though, as Cameron’s hilarious approach to magic is sure to be a hit, no matter your age!
With a heavy focus on audience participation, you won’t just be watching tricks, they’ll be happening to you! It’s the perfect opportunity for those little future magicians to get a taste of being on stage and creating magical moments.
When : Saturdays Where : Back Bar at Dutch Trading Co Victoria Park, Rubix Bar, Upstairs at Kalamunda Hotel and Charlie’s at Brighton Hotel Price : from $22 per ticket for families Booking : www.fringeworld.com.au
The maddest of mad scientists, Magnus Danger Magnus, returns for FRINGE WORLD 2023 with a brand new, all ages electromagnetic extravaganza in KABOOM! He’s exploded his way across the country, lighting fires on stage and setting kids’ curiosity ablaze; now he’s built a fascinating new set of gizmos and gadgets guaranteed to electrify in this incredible conglomeration of explosions, experiments, hilarity and audience participation!
When : Variou dates between 20th January – 12th February 2023 Where : The Pleasure Garden Norrhbridge Price : from $21 Booking : www.fringeworld.com.au
Freedom Fairies Face Painting Northbridge
Step inside our fairy garden where magic and wonder grow. Where all manner of wishes we weave and bestow. Face painting, Henna, Glitter and Hair braiding there is nothing we can’t do, for the obliging prince or fair maiden. But be warned all great magic comes at a price, a small fee of 5 pieces of treasure and the gift of being nice. No ticket required every human, mermaid and unicorn are welcome, you are never to old for some fairy magic!
When : Various dates between 20th January – 19th Februa ry 2023 (See more information below for dates), 2pm Where : The Pleasure Garden Russell Square, Northbridge Price : Pay artist at the show More Information: www.fringeworld.com.au
An Utterly Rubbish Adventure Northbridge
There’s a world inside your bin! From the mind of comedian and maker James Hancox comes a new wild and wonderfully silly tale of adventure, invention and some very odd characters. Combining high-energy physical theatre with rubbish puppets and recycled props – and featuring original songs – you’ll never look at your garbage the same way again.
Bubbleshow with Mini Milkshakes Northbridge
t’s more than a bubble show – it’s a bubble adventure. Come see shadow bubbles, light bubbles, square bubbles, smoke bubbles, spinning carousels, track bubbles, vortexes, bubble puppets, giant bubble tubes and a million-bubble finale. After an amazing European tour, Dr Bubble and Milkshake return to Perth with their most popular Bubble Show to date in a fantastic story of friendship through bubbles end with bubbles flying out across the audience in their millions. A much-loved bubble theatre experience for children and adults alike.
Pirates! Applecross & Fremantle
Ahoy me hearties be ye ready for another interactive adventure? The tide has turned and Pirates!! are again seeking treasure from all over Perth. Tie on a bandanna and draw your imaginary sword. We’ve got maps to find and monsters to foil. Yaharrr! Treasure awaits me hearties from the Freo Shipwrecks Museum to the Pleasure Gardens of Perth so come aboard and join the loveable pirates for another high energy fully participatory adventure. Ages 4-12.
When : Saturday and Sudnays Where : Shipwrecks Museum Fremantlle and Pirate Ship Playground Heathcoate Reserve Applecross Price : Pay artist at show More Information: www.fringeworld.com.au
We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed and venues can close without notice. Always follow the links provided for up to date information on an event or activity. If you know of a change or cancellation we’ve missed then please contact us to let us know.