Diversitat Pako Festa is the largest free celebration of cultural diversity in Australia!
year since 1983 Pako Festa has gathered together thousands of people
from Geelong’s local and cultural communities, professional performers,
community groups, schools, businesses, street traders and artists from
all walks of life for one huge, amazing street party to celebrate our
Enjoy international cuisine from some 20 local
community groups represented in food stalls at West Park and along
Up to 100,000 people come together in harmony to
enjoy the smorgasbord of fabulous cultural food, traditional dancing,
live music, the enormous, famous Pako Street Parade, great workshops,
art exhibitions, craft displays, free children's activities and an
exciting program of non-stop free entertainment all day long.
Pako Festa prides itself on being a free event, accessible to all who
want to share the enriching experience of Australian
All people need to bring to enjoy a great day out, is a
happy heart and an open mind. Our free event program available from
one of the information stalls in Pakington Street on the day, ensures
you don't miss any of the fabulous fun.
Pako Festa is a major fundraising event for Diversitat affiliated cultural communities.
This event is proudly supported by the City of Greater Geelong.
29 February 2020, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Catering and/or dining
Change room facilities
First Aid available
03 5221 6044