MY SKATE is a FREE event presented by MYFEST (Murrumbidgee Youth Xtreem Arts Festival) committee - creating high energy, hands on, street based arts activities, designed and delivered by young people for young people. A special thanks to Building Better Regions Fund for supporting this event with much appreciated grant funding.
1pm: Ivy and Elle's - will kick off the festival with their sweet tunes.
1.40pm: AKIB & Ben Ceccato
2pm: Snake Sessions performance - Branch Nebula take over the skate park unleashing Snake Sessions - an anarchic, breath taking performance featuring professional skaters, BMX rides, dancers and parkour artists – with a bit of help from local skaters.
3pm: Ev3: Local band - Mitch Jasnos, Dean Cappello, Phil Stewart and Chad McLean
4pm: The Lolohea Brothers
5pm: Joelistics - Melbourne hip-hop sensation Joelistics headline a knock out street party. Joelistics is a rapper, writer, spoken word artist, songwriter, multiinstrumentalist, producer and advocate for diversity, he is recognised as a unique voice in the Australian music scene. Joelistics’ music production and song co-writing between 2014-2016 has seen him collaborate with noted artists such as Tim Rogers, Emma Donovan, Birdz, Mojo Juju, Hermitude, Dialectrix, Haiku Hands, Saatsuma, Wil Wagner (Smith Street Band), Omar Musa, Missy Higgins and Madonna amongst others.
The Hit Squad Pop up Party will be heating things up from 12pm - 3pm with donuts, zooper doopers and heaps of fun games.
Branch Nebula will be ‘in residence’ at the skate part from Tuesday 11th September to Saturday 15th September from 3pm each day, jamming moves and tricks with the locals, and building up to their spectacular improvised MY SKATE performance. With a live drummer driving the action, bodies and wheels collide, race each other, and blur into one.