Gold Coast Airport Marathon
An annual event, the Gold Coast Airport Marathon is the premier Australian road race, held the first weekend in July with close to 30,000 participants and spectators lining the streets where you can experience the friendly community that is the Gold Coast.
When: Saturday 1st – 2nd July 2017
Where: Broadwater parklands, Marine Parade, Southport
Time: 6:00am – 2pm
Cost: $25 – $135 depending on the race that you enter
Live on The Terrace: Jazz on Sundays
What a way to spend a Sunday! Enjoy the smooth jazz sounds of the Elly Hoyt Trio, while you sit back on the Terrace with a cool beverage and some mouth-watering snacks from the Arts cafe
When: Sunday 2nd July 2017
Where: The Arts Centre Gold Coast – Terrace Stage
Time: 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Wear white to this event and watch the magic right before your eyes as this family friendly night out takes you on a glowing journey of UV lights, lasers, art installations and a water show. With live music and food trucks galore you will be illuminated with this glow in the dark experience.
When: Saturday 8th July 2017
Where: Evandale Lake, Gold Coast Cultural Precinct, 135 Bundall Road, Bundall
Time: 5pm – 10pm
Coolangatta Art and Craft Markets
You will find some amazing pieces at this art and craft market just off Marine Parade, opposite the beach and The Strand Shopping Centre. Take a leisurely Sunday stroll along the vendor’s market stalls filled with Australian handmade or home grown creations of every colour and texture you could imagine.
WHEN – Sunday 9th July 2017
WHERE – In the beach front park off Marine Parade, opposite The Strand Shopping
TIME – 8:00am – 2:00pm
Digger Revell and his five piece band
Tugun Bowling club are hosting Digger Revell and his five piece band. For just $49.95 you can enjoy a two course lunch which includes a main meal and an indulgent dessert while you are entertained by the musical stylings of a legendary Australian rock’n’roll singer, with his 3 hours show that will have you dancing in your seat. Book now to get your tickets as this event will be quick to sell out.
When: Sunday 9th July 2017
Where: Crackerjack Restaurant at Tugun Bowls Club
Cost: $49.95 per person
High Coffee at the InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort
If you can’t function without a coffee a day, then this event is for you, the Vittoria barista’s will amaze you with their skills and present coffee in all forms, brewed, steamed or espresso martinis. With an assortment of food both sweet and savoury you can enjoy the newly created High Coffee experience.
When: Saturdays and Sundays in July 2017
Where: InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort
Cost: $35 per person
Broadbeach Country Music Festival
Celebrating its 5th year this annual music festival featuring country music performers singing on multiple stages throughout Broadbeach precinct and NightQuarter
When: Friday 28th – Sunday 30th July 2017
Where: NightQuarter, 1 Town Centre Drive, Helensvale
Time: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
Our Economy Rental Cars ‘what to see and do this July on the Gold Coast’ features our top seven picks showcasing events ranging from High Coffee, live performers or art and craft markets to show you just a few things our beautiful city has to offer. So whether you’re a local or just visiting we hope you have a great July here on the Gold Coast.