Already balloons are starting to appear around the Magnetic to add to the festive vibe but tomorrow night Islanders and visitors can get into the swing when the Hot Mambo Salsa Band, who include teachers from the Brisbane Conservatorium will be on hand starting at 6pm at Bungalow Bay (on Horseshoe Bay Rd) when local musicians are invited to join in a free workshop based on the theme of "playing together". The workshop promises to include plenty of music and an audience is very welcome.
But, so you know who will be playing and when, the programme for Sunday is as follows:
9:00am: Magnetic Island Musos' Club band led by Phil Honey
10:00am: Derek Fitzgerald Trio
11:00am: Natalie Dajski Quartet
12:00 noon: Bernadette & Phill's Stage Door Cabaret Show
12:30pm: Magnetic Island Musos' Club band with vocalist Sara Shaw
1:30pm: Downtown Dixie Swing Band led by Andrew Dajski
2:30pm: Counterpoint (sextet) led by Bob Passmore
3:30pm: Stokes & Nicholson Big Band - led by John Ruffle
4:30pm: Aquapella Choir with Choir leader Beat Lehmann
5:00: Hot Mambo Salsa Band (live from Brisbane) and Townsville's Dancetime Studos to lead the dancing till 9pm
Mini & Maxi Magnetos roving entertainment through the day!
8.55pm - Buses leave for Arcadia, ferry, Nelly and Picnic