OFFBEAT Music Festival
SAT 26 MARCH 2022

OFFBEAT will bring together a vibrant community of musicians, artists and performers.
And OFFBEAT promises to be just that – a little offbeat, a little quirky, a little off the beaten track, and a little bit of the unexpected!

FAQs

The festival will be held throughout the gorgeous Imperial Hotel Eumundi. Address is 1 Etheridge st, Eumundi.

Sorry but no chairs will be allowed into the venue.

Nope. We are in the beautiful Imperial Hotel where there are lots of lovely places to sit & chill in between bands.

No food or drinks will be allowed into the venue. You may bring an EMPTY water bottle to refill at our filling stations.

We love dogs, but please leave your fur baby at home for this one.

You sure can! There will be yummy food options available from the Imperial kitchen with vegetarian and gluten free options.

There is on-street parking in Eumundi but NO PARKING at the Imperial Hotel. The best place to park is in the car park on Napier Rd (entry via Albert St…aka the “bottom markets carpark”). You can park here for a flat fee of $7.  The car park will be open for the Eumundi Markets early but might be busy during peak market times so plan ahead. If you plan to drive, make sure you organise a designated driver & car pool to be safe, or take up our “Bus Ride Home $10 ticket offer” when booking your tickets here.

Yes! Dancing will be encouraged! This is not a seated event. Stage diving, crowd surfing and circle pits are however not permitted. Moshing will not be allowed.

Once you have your wristband you will be able to leave and re-enter the venue, however once capacity is reached at certain stages you may not be able to get in until people leave.

We have OFFBEAT Bus Tickets home on sale for $10 to two locations on the Sunshine Coast - Maroochydore Bus Depot, and Noosa Junction Bus Depot. There is limited availability, so best to book these when you book your tickets. Alternatively, you can look at ride share options like Shebah and Uber. Taxis are hard to get late at night here in Eumundi so plan ahead, so you don’t get stuck.

Yes, the venue is fully accessible. See the Festival Map for locations (map will be online closer to the festival date). If you require assistance, please get in touch with us prior to the event. Email gigs@imperialhoteleumundi.com.au

We will have bars open and serving up Eumundi Brewery beers, Eumundi Distillers’ Folktale Gin and a range of other delicious beverages. Entry to the event is strictly 18+ only. All alcoholic beverages must be consumed within the event grounds. Bags will be inspected upon entry by security. No alcohol may be bought in to the event as it’s against liquor licensing laws. Anyone found trying to enter the festival with alcohol may be refused entry and the alcohol will be confiscated.

Yes! Any bag you bring with you will be checked on entry. Please ensure you have read our T & C’s prior to arriving at the event. Obviously, banned items/substances will not be allowed into the event.

  • Empty re-usable water bottle - there will be plenty of places to fill up
  • Sun protection! Hat, shirt and sunscreen
  • Photo ID - you must present your ID on entry to the festival to validate age. OFFBEAT is an 18+ event
  • Medication - there will be First Aid services on site for emergencies, but please bring any medications/treatments you might require if you suffer from a serious illness or condition, such as epilepsy or asthma
  • Remember to include your contact details on any medication
  • Your Eftpos, credit or debit card. Cash will also be accepted.

You will need to download the Qld QR Tracing App prior to the festival.
You will be required to check in using the QR code before entering the festival. This is mandatory as per Queensland Health Guidelines. The QR code will be available at Festival entry and on buses home. You will need to show your Vaccination certificate at the gates in order to gain entry to the event.

If you are under the influence of drugs or alcohol you will be refused entry to the event.
The event is fully fenced and patrolled by our Security personnel. Illegal trespassers will be referred to Police.

Offbeat Music Festival is a Covid Safe event and will be operating in accordance with guidelines and advice from Queensland Health in order to keep patrons safe, our artists in paid work and our live music events alive. Festival patrons will be expected to work with us to stick to the rules.

Yes. You will need to show proof of vaccination at main entrance to the festival in line with the current Queensland laws. Any changes to this will be updated here.

Contact

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Address

Imperial Hotel Eumundi
1 Etheridge st, Eumundi 4562