National Folk Festival
The National Folk Festival is Australia’s premier folk festival event – celebrating the world of folk music and arts.
2nd - 6th April 2015 at Exhibition Park, Canberra
Hundreds of the world’s best musicians perform daily, rubbing shoulders with festival-goers, in a friendly non-stop flow of entertainment across many fabulous venues – from large indoor all-weather auditoria, such as the Budawang and Coorong to intimate themed venues such as the Bohemian and the Scrumpy.
With an annual attendance of more than 50,000 people, the Folk Festival promotes a safe and lively environment where you can express yourself and have a good time with friends and family.
For our best available rate visit www.forresthotel.com or to receive our $155.00 Folk Festival Package please call Forrest Hotel on (02) 6203 4300.
** rooms and rates subject to availability
For more information about this event please click here to be directed to The Folk Festivals Wesite!! http://folkfestival.org.au/
Spirited: Australia's Horse Story
Features 500 historical artefacts that tell the nation’s horse story, including icons of Australia's thoroughbred racing history, horsedrawn vehicles and riding equipment, and trophies won by leading equestrians and rodeo stars.
From 11 September - 9 March
FREE for kids!!
For more information or to buy tickets please visit - http://www.nma.gov.au/exhibitions/spirited
James Turrell: A Retrospective
The Forrest Hotel has warmly welcomed the new National Gallery of Australia's summer blockbuster exhibition James Turrell: A Retrospective for 2014-15.
This extraordinary and modern exhibition includes mesmerising installations using light and demonstrates why James Turrell is one of the most acclaimed artists in the world today.
James Turrell's career spans almost five decades, with 140 solo exhibitions worldwide and permanent installations in museums and private collections internationally, including one of his most beautiful from 2010, the Skyspace at the National Gallery of Australia.
The exhibition is Turrell's first in Australia, following three highly successful shows in the USA.
The exhibit opens to the public on the 13th December 2014 and will only be on display in Canberra and closes on the 8th June, 2015.
For more information visit: http://nga.gov.au/JamesTurrell/Default.cfm
Bed & Breakfast
Bed & Breakfast Packages are available at Forrest Hotel and Apartments. Please enquire with our friendly Reception Staff for the best available rates. Our Bed & Breakfast Package consists of an unlimited buffet including a range of hot and cold foods.
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