Music, entertainement and a heap of fun.
The Pakenham Picnic will be showcasing a vast range of entertainment over the three days. Entertainment of all types will be on offer to keep any age range entertained for the entirety of the event! From live and local music artists, to some incredible roving performers and acts, there will something for everyone.
See our artists…
Matt McMahon will be performing on Saturday 12.00 pm – 1.00pm. He is a local boy from Berwick and loves the local community, events and music. He enjoys playing at similar local events in the past such as the Berwick show.
Bop till you Drop will feature on Sunday 3.00pm – 4.00pm. They are a children’s entertainment company who specialise in providing a fun filled environment for kids to play along, sing and dance.
Tailah B will be performing on Sunday 1.00pm – 3.00pm. She is a young local girl who perform at Akoonah Park and Ambrosia’s restaurant in Berwick. She sings a variety of songs ranging from Birdy to Amy Winehouse.
Wacca the Gumtree Drummer will be performing on Sunday 12.00pm – 5.00pm for our Family Fun Day. It’s good old fashion Australian kids entertainment, where the kids can sing along and even play instruments.
Brittany Leo will feature on Saturday 8.00pm – 10.00pm. Brittany has developed her skills with vocal, DJ, dance, acting and instrument lessons, and has been consolidating all of these skills to provide audiences with an amazing live performance. Get set to enjoy tunes from Brittany.
Gen & Dale will be performing on Saturday from 6.00pm – 8.00pm. This young acoustic duo from Gippsland, who met while studying music, Gen and Dale cover a range of songs and yet, have their own unique style.
Christopher Engel will perform Saturday 3.00pm – 5.00pm. Growing up in Europe and the United States, Christopher is a Danish-Australian singer-songwriter with a wide array of sounds and influences. Christopher has focused on the acoustic singer-songwriter style of John Mayer, Ed Sheeran and James Taylor.
Bianca-Rose will feature Friday night 7.00pm – 10.00pm between races. She is a young, local artist emerging into the music scene. Performing at a range of venues such as The Village Green Hotel and Young Street Supper Club. Bianca has a wide range of musical influences including Fleetwood Mac and Angus & Julia Stone and produces a unique acoustic sound.
Clint Wilson will perform Friday night 4.30pm – 6.30pm. He is an acoustic troubadour part of the new wave of Australiana artists who’s influences draw from folk, Americana and alt country. Drawing from artist such as Paul Kelly, Crowded House, and The Church he brings local context and real world experiences to his music.
Samantha Sharpe will be performing Saturday 12.30pm – 2.30pm. She is an emerging singer-songwriter with a big voice, in a small package. She grew up with music in her home, and always wanted to make her own way in the music industry. Having self-taught guitar, and writing her own material, this powerhouse voice is ready to take on the world!
James Franklin will be performing Sunday 5.00pm – 8.00pm. He has been making waves in the music business since he released his debut EP, “The Laundry Room Mixtape” in 2015. Brett Stewart from The Jukebox Podcast, Chicago called that EP“ a really impressive debut… funky… soulful”.