Viva Campers : Spend Your Campervan Hire Holiday at Canberra’s NightFest 2014

Have a unique spring experience by getting cheap campervan hire and driving yourselves to Canberra for the annual NightFest at Floriade. The event, which attracts over 400,000 people to the country’s capital city every year, comes back for its seventh consecutive year run to delight locals and visitors alike with stellar light shows, live music, comedy, and DJs. With “Passion” as this year’s theme, the NightFest at Floriade is indeed a must-see, especially for those who want to enjoy their evenings amidst fragrant spring flowers.

campervan hire

So what can you expect after signing up for cheap campervan hire services and driving all the way to Canberra to join the NightFest? Well, there are so many things you can do at the event. You can bring the whole family, your friends, or even that special someone and take a night time stroll through Floriade, which was transformed into an illuminated wonderland from the 24th until the 28th of September.

The vibrant colours of the stunning new lighting designs give the garden beds, pond waters, and trees in Commonwealth Park an otherworldly look. Designed by world-class creative lighting designers Mandylights, NightFest will surely delight people of all ages. Now, you definitely have a valid reason to let your kids stay up late because they will absolutely enjoy these enchanting lighting installations.

The lighting installations are not the only things you can see and enjoy at NightFest at Floriade. A series of shows, performances, and demonstrations would be held during the event. Live music will be played at the venue so you can wander through the park and night markets or chill out with a cocktail while listening to some smooth tunes and great music.

Speaking of cocktails, if you are a fan of wines and culinary delights, then you should definitely spend your spring cheap campervan hire holiday at Floriade. During the NightFest, renowned Canberra chef Claude Fremy will hold cooking demonstrations so you should head to the Kitchen Company Tasting Plate to check him out. Who knows, you might pick up some nifty cooking hints and tips.

Because Floriade’s Week 2 theme is “Food and Wine,” you will definitely have a blast at the NightFest, especially if you’re a wine or beer connoisseur. You can learn the art of successful home brewing with Floriade’s School of Beer or master the art of making martinis. You can also watch master distillers create different flavoured gins from a wide range of botanicals found in the region.

Be sure to get campervan hire services so you can experience Canberra’s event of the season. The NightFest starts at 6:30pm so take everyone with you for an evening of relaxation and great entertainment.