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Discovery Festival Ball

Friday 15 June, 5.30pm-12am
Cooktown Events Centre, 3 May Street, Cooktown

Admission:
Ticketed event – $80 per person (tickets will be on sale at the end of March)

Overview:
Join us at the Discovery Festival Ball for the official opening of the 2018 Cooktown Discovery Festival.

You are invited to join us for an evening of celebration in a transformed Events Centre as we celebrate the rich heritage of our town by exploring some of our forgotten traditions.

Witness the Cooktown debutante parade and the minuet dancers in a tribute to the federation traditions and then dance the night away.

Ticket price includes

– Canapes on arrival and a 2 course meal (main and dessert)

– Live entertainment

– Live performance of 17th Century and Ballroom style dancing

– Presentation of the 2018 Debutantes

– Free shuttle bus from the Events Centre after the event 

– Official opening of the 2018 Cooktown Discovery Festival

– MC

Dress code: Formal dress (or 17th Century period costume)

Age: 15+ event

Cash bar available