Sunday on Shields

Join the excitement of Sunday on Shields with FREE EVENTS from 11am every Sunday from September 8 to October 20.

From market stalls to live music, performances, workshops, Zumba and free kids entertainment there is something for everyone at Sunday on Shields.

Each Sunday there is a different theme with special events, acts and surprises.

Enjoy performances by creative arts students from CQUni, James Cook University and TAFE.

Don't forget FREE Sunday parking in the CBD.

Visit the Events Calendar below for details on each Sunday's events.

Sunday on Shields Themes ...

  • August 4 'Circus comes to Town'
  • August 11 'Farm comes to Town'
  • August 18 'Let's Dance'
  • August 25 'Bugs'
  • September 8 'Busking'
  • September 15 'Fairy Tales'
  • September 22 'Bikes and Balls'
  • September 29 'Super heroes'
  • October 6 'Lets go Fishing'
  • October 13 'Karate Kids'
  • October 20 'Shoot the Hoops'

Our next Sunday on Shields will see……..

“The Zoo” come to Shields Street for family fun and lots of animals

Zoo to You will have all their amazing native animals up close and personal with their largest display ever.  Remember to smile at the crocodile J

Upcoming themes for September

Sunday 15th September - CQ University  - will show case local Performers with a street performance and musical program

Sunday 22nd September - Let’s Dance with Fashion - opening with the beat of Japanese drums following dance performance and workshops with KL Performers with the Pride mini cheerleaders,  there will Salsa and Latin dance performance and workshops too.

Sunday 29th September - Sports & balls in the CBD - This is the big game day, come and swing a club at the Cairns Golf Club Target Practice bullseye,  Shoot the mini hoops and QLD cricket will have bat and bowling practice ‘soft’ cage, as well kids karate class and more activities to do for the whole family

Sunday on Shields Event Calendar

Contact us to list your local community event on this calendar.