Surfers Paradise Fest-Evil

Surfers Paradise Fest-Evil is three day takeover in Surfers Paradise inspired by Halloween and all things freaky and fun! There's nothing else quite like it on the Gold Coast!

Event highlights include cosplay and costume character competitions for all ages and the Surfers Paradise Zombie Walk.

A graveyard full of free entertainment and in-venue events take place across the weekend, with kids shows and games suitable for the whole family and Halloween Markets featuring special fx makeup artists along the beachfront. Plus a frightful array of 18+ Halloween parties and activities for the real night stalkers out there.

More than 1000 participants joined in the first Surfers Paradise Zombie Walk on Sunday 28th October 2018. Check out some of the photos from the weekend below.

You can also browse the 2018 event pages to find out more about this unique new event. Start getting your costume ideas together for 2019 for what will be an even ghastlier affair!


  • Date: 31 October - 2 November 2019