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Pentridge Festival

8 Apr 2017, 9 Apr 2017

Australia's iconic Pentridge prison will be transformed into a two-day free community festival, commemorating 20 years since its closure in 1997.

'Pentridge Festival' will see the historical site be transformed into a vibrant event for all ages with a variety of local music, food trucks and market stalls. Lovers of soul, hip-hop and Latin music will not be disappointed with a diverse line-up of local acts performing on the Pentridge stage.

Cuisines ranging from Thai (White Guy Cooks Thai) to American Barbeque (Fancy Hanks) and many others will satisfy all food lovers needs. A variety of beverages will also be available with beer from the Pentridge beer garden making the perfect accompaniment to the array of delicious food on offer. Non-alcoholic beverages will be available for junior Pentridge guests including hot chocolate, juices and more!

Guests can also delve deep into Pentridge's past, with a free tour of the historical B-division, exercise yards and solitary confinement cells. While tours are free, bookings are essential to avoid disappointment. Visit pentridgecoburg.com.au to book.

Come along and enjoy a day of food, fun and discovery.


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  • Bar
  • Café
  • Restaurant - licensed
Entry cost:

Free Entry