Looking For A Place To Stay For The Midsumma Festival?
Short Stay Apartments In Melbourne Can Be A Great Choice
For 25 years, Midsumma has been celebrating gay and lesbian culture in Melbourne. This year's event spans three weeks and starts with the Carnival. If you're considering staying in Melbourne for Midsumma, learn a little bit about the festival's favourite events and how short stay apartments in Melbourne can make your trip memorable.
About Midsumma's Carnival
Carnival takes place on 12 January 2014 and is a free event in Alexandra Gardens. More than 100 stallholders will be there with more information about their products or services. Plus, acts on the main stage include The Bon Scotts, Asian Envy, The MusketQueers, Michael Griffiths and many, many more. As in years past, Carnival also includes a dog show and a Kidz Zone with face painters, craft tables and quiet places for families to rest before heading back out. New this year is the Beyond Blue Sporting Precinct.
The Big Gay Comedy Night
Another popular event at Midsumma is The Big Gay Comedy Night. The event actually spans five nights: 15, 19, 22, 26 January and 2 February. Acts include Dolly Diamond, Joel Creasey, Geraldine Hickey, Fiona O'Loughlin, Paul McCarthy, Nath Valvo and many others. Tickets can be booked online for $25 each and free champagne is included in the first hour of each show.
Why Stay In Short Stay Apartments In Melbourne During Midsumma?
If you're not a Melbourne resident, you're going to need somewhere to stay during Midsumma. Whether you're in town for the entire three weeks or you're just taking in Carnival and a comedy show or two, consider short stay apartments in Melbourne. The Apartments of South Yarra, short stay apartments in Melbourne, are located just 10 minutes from the Midsumma grounds by car. Public transportation is also available by tram or bus, which is ideal for out-of-town festival attendees who don't want to worry about driving in an unfamiliar location.
If you're looking for short stay apartments in Melbourne for Midsumma or any other event, please call us at +61 3 9826 8000 or visit our website to book your stay in Apartments of South Yarra.
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