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Sydney Rock 'n Roll & Alternative Market - Grand Re-opening
Sunday 3 June 2012
10:30 am - 6pm
Entry by donation.
The Sydney Rock 'n Roll & Alternative Market is moving to a new home – Manning House and Manning Bar, Sydney University – Over 3 Levels. The grand re-opening takes place on Sunday June 3, 2012.
The Sydney Rock ‘n’ Roll & Alternative Market is The Ultimate Subculture Market with over 50 amazing live music culture related stalls. Fans of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Rockabilly, Goth, Ska, Metal, Punk, Alt. Country, Swing, Burlesque, Roller Derby and more are all catered for. The market features Rock ‘n’ Roll, Alternative and Vintage Fashion for men, women and children, Jewellery, Accessories, Record's, CD's, DVDs , Books, Art, Collectables, Food stalls, a vintage car display, a children’s activity area, live music, DJs and loads more.
The massive entertainment line up features live bands; Gay Paris, Captain Reckless & the Lost Souls, Danny & The Cosmic Tremors and the Swingtanic Sextet. Plus DJs – Limpin’ Jimmy & the Swingin’ Kitten, Solid Gold Hell DJs, Rat Race DJs - Dee Dee Rude, The Cider Striders, Mark Keith Brown and Cobweb Club DJ - Kat Caterwaul.
At 11am on the main stage Australia’s leading Rock Photographer Tony Mott will present a slideshow of some of his amazing images and talk about his life as a rock photographer. His photographs reveal something of the mystery, the revved up power and the adrenaline of rock n’ roll and he can tell a fantastic story.
Market Stalls are open from 10:30am - 4.00pm, Music from 11.00am - 5.45pm.
Entry by Donation - Donations support the ongoing provision of this event at low cost to all patrons with 15% of donations supporting Sydney Roller Derby League. Sydney Roller Derby League girls will be collecting donations on behalf of the market. Market grand re-opening on June 3 at Manning House, Sydney University - Please give generously. Proceeds support the ongoing provision of this event with 15% of funds supporting the Sydney Roller Derby League. Sydney's finest Assassins will be representing Sydney Roller Derby League in The Great Southern Slam, a competition being held in Adelaide with best roller derby leagues from all over Australia and New Zealand. Sydney Roller Derby League are raising funds to get their best 20 skaters there for the June competition and prove that Sydney roller derby can compete on a National scale in what is one of the fastest growing and most exciting Women’s sports in Australia. Sydney Roller Derby League will also have their own stall at the market with face painting for kids and Sydney Roller Derby League merch available.