Saturday 2nd March 2019
Update 8 January: SIDESHOW is now SOLD OUT! Thank you to everyone who booked. See you on Saturday 2 March for an amazing show!
Enjoy an upfront and personal view of every stunning Mardi Gras Parade float at our family-friendly viewing precinct on Flinders Street.
There’s a choice of seated or standing viewing, each with exclusive access to bars, food stalls, live screens, bathrooms and delightful hosts who’ll give you an outrageous running commentary as the Parade shimmies past. Take the hassle out of Mardi Gras and join us at Sideshow... you’ll be glad you did! Children are welcome.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR TICKET HOLDERS:
TRANSPORT AND GETTING THERE
Major city road closures will be in place from 3pm, and reopening from 4am Sunday. Allow extra time to arrive at Sideshow, we highly recommend leaving your car at home on the night.
Museum Station will close from 5pm Saturday until 4am Sunday
Central Station is the closest if arriving by train, and approximately a 20 minute walk to Sideshow
Extra trains and buses will run all night, allow extra time to arrive as there will be changes to usual routes
Plan your trip at www.transportnsw.info
TRAVEL BY CAR, TAXI, UBER
Guests can be dropped off and picked up on the corner of Crown St & Albion St, which is a 5 minute walk to Sideshow
If you have notified Mardi Gras of your access needs, please advise the staff at the Sideshow entrance who will give you a wristband which grants access to the accessible viewing area.
ENTRY AND TICKETS
The entry point for Sideshow is the corner of Flinders St & Albion St. All tickets will be scanned – to avoid delays, please ensure you have your phone and/or printed ticket ready to present. Upon arrival, please head to the relevant queue:
- Grandstand Seating
- General Admission - Standing
- Accessible Viewing
If you have misplaced your Sideshow tickets, visit the Eventbrite website and log in using the email you used to purchase your tickets. Click the profile drop down menu and select ‘Tickets’, where you can select your order and download a PDF of your ticket.
FOOD AND DRINK
Sideshow provides exclusive access to gourmet food stalls and private bars. As a licensed premises, no food or drink from outdoor vendors is allowed into the venue.