Entertainment & Events at Mercure Gold Coast Resort

If you’re seeking accommodation near Carrara Stadium, Metricon Stadium or Broadbeach, no hotel offers more convenience to the Gold Coast’s best attractions and activities than Mercure Gold Coast Resort. From holiday celebrations to seasonal festivals, concerts and sporting events, the most popular things to do in Gold Coast are just moments away.

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    Home Games

    Gold Coast Titans

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    Home Games

    Gold Coast Suns

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    8th Dec - 17th Feb

    Let There Be Rock

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    8th - 24th February

    Sand Safari Arts Festival

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    23 - 24 Feb

    Masters Surf Series Event One of Two

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    27 Feb - 2 Mar

    Senior Moments - A Comedy Revue

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    5 - 6 March

    Oceans Film Festival World Tour

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    12 - 13 March

    Shen Yun

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    15 March

    Gold Coast Suns Season Lunch

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    17 - 24 Mar

    Gold Coast Laughs Festival

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    30th Mar - 7th Apr

    The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships

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    3rd - 14th April

    Gold Coast Film Festival

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    Gold Coast Superhero Weekend

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    11 April

    Harlem Globetrotters World Tour

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    Queensland Bodyboarding Titles

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Gold Coast Titans

Home Games

In what is always a huge match up, bring your family and friends down to Cbus Super Stadium to help your local Gold Coast heroes stave off the rivals! What better way to enjoy an afternoon than by going to the footy... they love their afternoon footy at the TFH Titans! 

Share in all the fun of TFH Titans home matches with the Titans Fan Zone, kids on the field post-match, pre-match and half-time entertainment and the best viewing experience in the National Rugby League! 

Stay within a 5 minute drive of the Cbus Stadium, make sure you don't miss out on the action and book your accommodation and transfers today at Mercure Gold Coast Resort.

Dedicated seating bays available for opposition fans!

Home Games:

Round 1: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Canberra Raiders
Sun 17th March at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 5.10pm

Round 5: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Penrith Panthers
Fri 12th April at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 6.00pm

Round 6: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Newcastle Knights
Sun 21st April at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 2.00pm

Round 9: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Cronulla Sharks
Thurs 9th May at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 7.50pm

Round 10: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Bulldogs
Sat 18th May at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 3.00pm

Round 12: TFH Gold Coast Titans v The Cowboys
Sun 2nd June at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 4.05pm

Round 14: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Warriors
Fri 14th June at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 6.00pm

Round 15: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Manly Sea Eagles
Sat 29th June at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 3.00pm

Round 18: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Melbourne Storm
Sun 21st July at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 2.00pm

Round 19: TFH Gold Coast Titans v Brisbane Broncos
Sat 27th July at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 5.30pm

Round 25: TFH Gold Coast Titans v St George Dragons
Sat 7th September at Cbus Super Stadium Kick Off: 7.35pm

Gold Coast Suns

Home Games

Be at Metricon Stadium to witness your Gold Coast SUNS go head to head! 

Get to the match early and enjoy live music in the Lipton Chill Zone, free family activities in the SUNS Kids Zone including the Little Legends Express train, plus Macca’s Kick 2 Kick on-field*. It’s way more than a footy game!

It’s easy to get to the match with free public transport included with every ticket and GC SUNS Membership on Surfside Buses, QLD Rail and G:link. Shuttle buses run from Broadbeach South Station, Nerang Station and Boowaggan Road Park’n’Ride facility. It’s the best family night out! 
Go SUNS!

*Post-match weather permitting

Home Games:

Round 2 Sunday, March 31 @ 3:40pm
Gold Coast Suns v Fremantle Dockers

Round 4 Sunday, April 14 @ 2:40pm
Gold Coast Suns v Carlton Football Club

Round 6 Saturday, April 27 @ 1:45pm
Gold Coast Suns v Brisbane Lions

Round 8 Saturday, May 11 @ 4:35pm
Gold Coast Suns v Melbourne

Round 10 Saturday, May 25 @ 7:25pm
Gold Coast Suns v Geelong Cats

Round 12 Saturday, June 8 @ 4:35pm
Gold Coast Suns v North Melbourne

Round 16 Saturday July 6 @ 2:10pm
Gold Coast Suns v Richmond Tigers

Round 17 Saturday, July 13 @ 7:25pm
Gold Coast Suns v Adelaide Crows

Round 19 Sunday, July 28 @ 4:40pm
Gold Coast Suns v Essendon Bombers

Let There Be Rock

8th Dec - 17th Feb

Reliving the Gold Coast's live rock scene with stories, memorabilia, imagery and footage to stir up some memories and reignite your passion! Relive legendary music and great times.

Sand Safari Arts Festival

8th - 24th February

Kings and Queens of the castle will converge on Surfers Paradise as the annual Sand Safari Arts Festival returns to celebrate all things sand and sea, transforming the iconic foreshore into a family-friendly fantasy sandscape. 

An initiative of Surfers Paradise Alliance, the free event will commence with the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships where spectators are invited to witness the nation’s best professional sculptors as they carve mesmerising, life-sized masterpieces from 10 tonnes of sand.

Masters Surf Series Event One of Two

23 - 24 Feb

In a bid to provide the state's Male Masters and Female Masters competitors with additional competitive opportunities in 2019, Surfing Queensland is once again bolstering the Queensland Masters Surfing Championship to a combined two-event series.

The two-event series will crown Queensland Masters State Champions across the Over 35, Over 40, Over 45, Over 50, Over 55 and Over 60 Men's divisions as well as female competitors in the Over 35 division.

The series is an exclusive qualification pathway for competitors aiming for selection into the Queensland Surfing Team set to compete at the Australian Open Surfmasters Titles in July/August 2019.

Senior Moments - A Comedy Revue

27 Feb - 2 Mar

By popular demand, Senior Moments is back for another national tour from February 2019, with Gold Logie winner and veteran actor John Wood (Blue Heelers, Rafferty’s Rules) and Max Gillies (The Gillies Report, Once Were Leaders) joining Play School icon Benita Collings, Kim Lewis (Sons and Daughters, The Restless Years) and Russell Newman (A Country Practice, Underbelly) in this senior theatrical sensation, with Midday Show Maestro Geoff Harvey on piano.

Senior Moments is a comedy revue about old people and the young people they have to deal with, with sketches and songs and performers who are old enough to know better, all making wicked fun of the trials and tribulations of growing old disgracefully.

Oceans Film Festival World Tour

5 - 6 March

With a vision to mesmerise and captivate, the Ocean Film Festival World Tour showcases more than two hours of sublime footage taken above and below the water’s surface.

Featuring all new films this carefully curated selection of short films document the beauty and power of the ocean, and celebrate the divers, surfers, swimmers and oceanographers who live for the sea’s salt spray; who chase the crests of waves; and who marvel at the mysteries of the big blue.

The films feature captivating cinematography, complete with awe-inspiring underwater scenes and fast-paced wave sequences that have been captured from unbelievable vantage points.

Inspiring and thought-provoking, the Ocean Film Festival World Tour is filled with moving footage, touching interviews and insightful narrations. Each of the festival’s films conveys a deep respect and appreciation for the world’s oceans and the creatures that call them home.

Find out more at the website.

Shen Yun

12 - 13 March

Shen Yun invites you to travel back to the magical world of ancient China. Experience a lost culture through the breathtaking art of classical Chinese dance, and see legends come to life. Shen Yun pushes the boundaries of the performing arts to make this possible, with a unique blend of colorful costuming, high-tech backdrops, and live orchestra. Be prepared for a theater experience like no other.

Shen Yun Performing Arts is based in New York.
Presented by the Falun Dafa Association of Australia, Queensland Branch Inc.

Gold Coast Suns Season Lunch

15 March

Meet the new look 2019 Gold Coast SUNS Team and hear from SUNS Coach, Stuart Dew and the new Captain!

Enjoy an evening of delicious food, beverages and live entertainment.

Gold Coast Laughs Festival

17 - 24 Mar

A Gold Coast Comedy Festival at the Home of the Arts

We are bringing the Gold Coast a comedy festival worth squawking about! GC Laughs is going to be massive, and we are super excited to bring you huge, hilarious, star-studded comedy shows between March 17 and 24 in 2019. GC Laughs has partnered with the very best in international and national talent to bring you a week of comedy at the perfect venue - the Gold Coast's Home of the Arts.

The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships

30th Mar - 7th Apr

The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships, also known as the Aussies, is an annual event where members from Australia’s 311 Surf Clubs come together to compete in more than 400 beach and ocean events. It is the largest event of its kind, only comparing the likes of the Commonwealth Games.

Surf lifesavers, who each year volunteer their services to keep Australian beaches safe, will test their competitive skills in events including swimming, board and ski paddling, sprinting, surf boat rowing and the spectacular Ironman and Ironwoman. 

Don’t miss the opportunity to see Australia's best surf lifesavers in action on your doorstep. With plenty of fun for the family, the event is a must-visit with entertainment running all week long.

From 8am daily at Broadbeach SLSC and North Burleigh SLSC.

Gold Coast Film Festival

3rd - 14th April

The 17th annual Gold Coast Film Festival will run from 3-14 April 2019 across the Gold Coast. 

Walk the red carpet on opening night alongside actors, filmmakers and film crew. Learn from Australia's leading producers, writers and directors in intimate seminars and workshops. Be captivated by internationally acclaimed dramas, comedies and genre films, local indie gems, engaging documentaries, family features, and the scariest horror films. 

As the City's flagship film event, the Gold Coast Film Festival brings film to life in a distinctly Gold Coast way for local and visiting audiences and to help grow and support Queensland’s screen industry from one of Australia's top filmmaking destinations - the Gold Coast.

Special events include the Women in Film Lunch, Movie & Music Trivia, free outdoor film screenings, industry panels and workshops, and SIPFest, the annual short film competition transforming Surfers Paradise beach into a vibrant and unique cinema featuring 12 cinematic masterpieces by emerging filmmakers from around Australia. YScreen - a selection of entertaining and intelligent films and workshops for children and teens is open to schools and families.

Gold Coast Film Festival's full program of 100+ films, panels, parties and events will be announced in early 2019.

Gold Coast Superhero Weekend

11th Apr - 14th May

Are you just a Superhero in disguise? Mark the calendar, because Gold Coast Superhero Weekend is heading to Broadbeach. This supercharged weekend will include the Supanova Pop Culture Expo, Gold Coast Film Festival and a ton of action packed events for the young and the young at heart. 

The weekend will take over Broadbeach from Friday to Sunday featuring action packed activities for the whole family including movies in the park, meet and greets and the Supanova Superhero Parade which shuts down the streets of Broadbeach for an epic display of superheroes, comic-book characters, cars, policemen and heaps more. Plus plenty of opportunities to have photos with all kinds of characters.

Harlem Globetrotters World Tour

11 April

The Original Harlem Globetrotters are globally known for their amazing feats on the basketball court, incredible humour, generous acts of goodwill and providing endless entertainment for their adoring fans, and this tour is no different!

This year, join them as they celebrate The Fans during the all-new Fan Powered World Tour. They will be bringing you closer than ever before, with more chances during and after their game to directly interact with the Globetrotters stars.

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, with some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, features a star-studded roster that includes Big Easy Lofton, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Hammer Harrison, Thunder Law and Bull Bullard – plus women stars TNT Lister, Torch George and Hoops Green.*

Don't forget to secure a spot at Magic Pass, the Globetrotters’ exclusive pre-game event. Before every game, Magic Pass gives you unprecedented access to the stars of the team, as you learn tricks, shoot hoops, and take photos on the court and after the game take part in a free autograph session too.

The Globetrotters’ one-of-a-kind show is unrivalled in the world of family entertainment. Don’t miss out – get your tickets today!

*Players subject to change

Queensland Bodyboarding Titles

27 - 28 April

In a bid to provide the state's Male Masters and Female Masters competitors with additional competitive opportunities in 2019, Surfing Queensland is once again bolstering the Queensland Masters Surfing Championship to a combined two-event series.

The two-event series will crown Queensland Masters State Champions across the Over 35, Over 40, Over 45, Over 50, Over 55 and Over 60 Men's divisions as well as female competitors in the Over 35 division.

The series is an exclusive qualification pathway for competitors aiming for selection into the Queensland Surfing Team set to compete at the Australian Open Surfmasters Titles in July/August 2019.

Gold Coast Running Festival

28th April

The 7 News Gold Coast Running Festival isn’t just a fun run, it’s a fun run festival that starts and finishes at one of the Gold Coast’s most iconic venues – Cbus Super Stadium!

Featuring five distinct race distances, the festival caters for everyone from the serious half marathon runner, to mums and dads who just want to get the kids out and have some family fun. Featuring the Half Marathon, 10 kilometre, 5 kilometre, 2.5 kilometre and 1 kilometre options, there is something for everyone.