Live and Out

Live and Out is a City of Newcastle initiative, coordinated by Octapod.

Live and Out is an eight-part series of events activating our cities parks and rotundas and featuring more than 40 hunter-based musicians and artists. The series will feature music, performance, art, poetry, DJ sets and experimental music programmed by four emerging Hunter-based producers:

LOVEDAVID – David Lobb @lovedav.id
PALACE
– Wanjun Carpenter @_palace_
Queer and Now
– Jasmine Fletcher @queer_andnow
Skux Az – Indeah Clarke @skux_as_designs

So get bring your picnic rug, some snacks, and enjoy a diverse range of talent put together by some of the Hunter’s up and coming producers.

This is event is free, all are welcome.

Full line ups will be updated in late December 2021.

Live and Out is a City of Newcastle initiative, coordinated by Octapod.

EVENT SCHEDULE:

Saturday 8 January 2022 programmed by QUEER AND NOW
Islington Park Oval, Maitland Road, Islington

Sunday 9 January 2022 programmed by SKUX AZ
Centennial Park, Bruce St, Cooks Hill

Saturday 15 January 2022 programmed by LOVEDAVID
Lambton Park, Elder St & Morehead Street, Lambton

Sunday 16 January 2022 programmed by QUEER AND NOW
Gregson Park, Steel St, Hamilton

Saturday 22 January 2022 programmed by SKUX AZ
Jesmond Park, Newcastle Rd, Jesmond

Sunday 23 January 2022 programmed by PALACE
Centennial Park, Bruce St, Cooks Hill

Saturday 29 January 2022 programmed by PALACE
Lambton Park, Elder St & Morehead Street, Lambton

Sunday 30 January 2022 programmed by LOVEDAVID
Gregson Park, Steel St, Hamilton

Alcohol and smoking guidelines: Sensible consumption of alcohol is permitted before 8pm. Smoking is prohibited in all parks.

Covid Safety guidelines: The NSW government states anyone can participate in outdoor gatherings. Face masks are welcomed but not required. NSW Health strongly advises people get fully vaccinated and wear a face mask where they cannot socially distance.

Leave no trace – Please respect the country on which this event is being held, that means please collectively work together to keep our environment clean.

 

Live and Out is a City of Newcastle initiative, coordinated by Octapod.

City of Newcastle