Bendigo Advertiser Gala Parade Experience a festival tradition
Dai Gum Loong 2019 at fountain

Experience a festival tradition filled with colour and excitement. Watch bands, cultural groups, dance troupes, sporting clubs, school groups and many more as they perform along the parade route.

The Bendigo Chinese Association present a spectacular cultural display, concluding with the world’s longest Gold dragon, Dai Gum Loong, weaving his way through the historic streetscapes of Bendigo.

An event not to be missed!

Please note: The Gala Parade will be held on a different DAY and TIME for the 150th Bendigo Easter Fair - Monday April 13 at 12.30pm

Parade route

View Street, Pall Mall, McCrae Street and Bridge Street.

See event map 

Parade crossing

For the safety of all event patrons, please use the designated parade crossing points should you need to cross the parade route.