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Mayo Arts Festival 2024


27 Jul 2024


10:00 AM


St Margaret's Anglican Girls School

11 Petrie Street Ascot, QLD, Australia

What is the Mayo Arts Festival?

The Mayo Arts Festival is a free one-day multi-arts celebration showcasing Brisbane artists and artisans and student exhibitions and performances in art, dance, drama and music. 

The festival is named in honour of St Margaret’s Old Girl Daphne Mayo MBE (1908), who was a leading Australian female artist most prominently known for the sculptured tympanum above the entrance to Brisbane City Hall. The festival celebrates artistic endeavour in all its forms with a particular focus on three-dimensional art. 

The festival features rides, activities, food trucks, a bar, market stalls and performances.

What to expect?


Petrie Street will be taken over with rides between 11am to 5pm including:

  • a rock-climbing wall 
  • Super Flyer chairs
  • Kombi Ride
  • laser skirmish
  • animal farm (11am to 3pm)

To enjoy the fun of the rides, you will need to purchase an all-inclusive armband or individual ride tickets.

Take advantage of the early bird discount by purchasing your armband before Friday 26 July at 12pm. BUY NOW

All-inclusive wristbands will be available for purchase on the day in addition to individual ride tickets.

Mayo Rock Climbing Wall   VN High Res_AD8V9819

Food and Beverages

Some of the best food trucks in Brisbane will line up to serve a delicious array of food.  

Potato Slinkys - It's everyone's festive fave - an amazing potato spiral, just like chips on a stick. You will find these on Petrie Street, near the rides.

Samurai Kitchen - Delicious Japanese style fried rice. Find them on Circular Drive.

Bill's Burgers - serving up succulent gourmet burgers. Find them on Circular Drive.

El Corazon - Mexican. Find them on Circular Drive.

Dippin Dots - Find them on Petrie Street, near the rides.

Tipple and Tamper Coffee - Serving up delicious coffee on Circular Drive.

OMG Decadent Donuts - Terrace 2

Roam'In Pizza - woodfired pizzas on Circular Drive.

Gelato a Go-Go - Circular Drive.

Manana Pastoral BBQ - Serving delicious breakfast options until 12pm on Terrace 2.

Fairy Floss and Popcorn sponsored by Aspiring Talent - Barley Sugar Garden

Lolly and Chips Stall sponsored by Aspire Mortgage and Finance - In Eton Courtyard

Year 6 Cake Stall sponsored by Clear Insurance - located in the Piazza

Food Trucks

Market Stalls

Shop over 30 artisan market stalls selling homewares, jewellery, small sculpture, ceramics, fashion and more including:

Barbara Heath - Jeweller to the Lost

Carly Scoufos

Dainty Little Creations

Deb Mostert

Paula Boo Studios

Ronelle Clarke

Shut Up and Relax Ceramics

Two Plums Design

Thank you to our sponsors of this year's Mayo Arts Festival 

Mayo Supporters

Village Voice Logo  Allclear Print & SignsComiskey Distillery

Stall Sponsors

HLB Mann Judd Advisory and Accounting

Patona Property


Golf Central

Resource Innovations

Manana Pastoral

Clear Insurance

Aspire Mortgage & Finance 

Aspiring Talent

Brisbane Festival 





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