Do I need a ticket to Schools Spectacular to enter the SpecFest zone?
No, SpecFest is open to the general public to enjoy regardless of whether they are attending the Schools Spectacular.
What hours will SpecFest be open?
Specfest will be open to the general public on Friday 19 and Saturday 20 November. Exact opening hours to be advised shortly.
Does my bag need to be checked before I enter the SpecFest zone?
Yes, everyone who enters the SpecFest zone must have their bag checked by Qudos Bank Arena security personnel at the entry points. Please note that if you are intending to go to the Schools Spectacular arena show after SpecFest, you will not be able to take any bags into the venue and there is no coat check.
What activations will be offered in SpecFest?
A full list of activations will be issued in September. Planning is underway for entertainment on a main stage, other performances around the event, movies on a giant screen, food trucks, covered eating areas, water and sanitising stations, and event sponsor activations.
Where is the closest parking to SpecFest?
The P1 parking station is the closest parking to the SpecFest event. Please note that Olympic Boulevarde outside Qudos Bank Arena is closed to traffic from Wednesday 17 to Sunday 21 November.