Port Macquarie Panthers Club hosts Port Macquarie's biggest Retro and Rock & Roll nostalgia festival. The festival has evolved from the 'Rock Around the Clock' event previously held at Port Panthers to now appeal to those who love Retro, Rock & Roll and Rockabilly. The event draws visitors who have an interest in retro style, music, dance or fashion from the recent past.
Port Panthers Rockin' RetroFest will encompass everything Retro over the event weekend. The event will be held in Port Panthers Auditorium and will ensure that anyone who likes a little bit of eras past will find something entertaining to enjoy. Over the weekend the festival will host a vintage inspired Runway Fashion Show, Market Stalls, Junior and Senior Pin-Up Girls Competitions, bargain bazaar, Gala Ball and loads of Rock N Roll.
26 - 28 August 2022 Planner:
Friday Night, is the Hot 'n' Happening Rockhouse dance party, where you can rock your socks off to Long Gone Daddys. With doors opening from 6:30pm until close at 11:30pm, with games and lucky door prize.
Saturday's event, includes a retro inspired Fashion Runway Show featuring items available from our stall holders. Visitors can also browse a variety of markets stalls too. Featuring music from the The Drive Ins and DJ Dale. Pin-Up Competition entrants parade from 11:30am.
Saturday evening, will see the auditorium transformed to host the 'RetroFest Gala Ball', with the crowning of the 2022 Miss Retrofest and Miss Dolly (under 18's) featuring the Old 45's band and DJ Dale (pre-booked tickets required).
There will be loads of Rock & Roll dancing too, so put your boogie shoes on!
Sunday, rock your socks off with music all day, doors open at 9:00am, Music starts 9:45am featuring Chevy Xpress and DJ Dale.