OMI, HAVANA BROWN, G.R.L., IN STEREO PLUS MASHD N KUTCHER AND KIAN & JC TO PERFORM AT NICKELODEON’S SLIMEFEST 2016!
TICKETS ON-SALE NOW VIA SLIMEFEST.COM.AU
SUNDAY, 25 SEPTEMBER AT MELBOURNE’S MARGARET COURT ARENA (MCA) (11AM AND 6PM)
FRIDAY, 30 SEPTEMBER AT SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK SPORTS CENTRE (11AM AND 6PM)
TX PREMIERE: FRIDAY, 30 SEPTEMBER AT 6PM ON NICKELODEON
2016 is the year of SLIME, MUSIC and total MAYHEM! Nickelodeon’s annual SLIMEFEST event is back and bigger than ever with THREE international acts announced today. Headliner, OMI, will be joined by Australia’s hottest export HAVANA BROWN, international act G.R.L., as well as boy band
IN STEREO, DJs MASHD N KUTCHER and U.S. YouTubers KIAN & JC for the most popping SLIMEFEST yet. Tickets are on-sale now via SLIMEFEST.COM.AU from $55.
Now in its fifth year, Nickelodeon’s SLIMEFEST is the only family-friendly music festival of its kind in Australia, featuring live performances, crazy stunts and tonnes of Nickelodeon’s trademark green slime. SLIMEFEST will be heading toMelbourne on Sunday, 25th September for two shows – 11am and 6pm and Sydney on Friday, 30th September for two shows – 11am and 6pm. The event will also include an outdoor carnival experience before and after the show, featuring rides, games and merchandise available to purchase.
With over 500 million combined video views, six consecutive weeks at #1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart and over 400 million plays on Spotify, SLIMEFEST’s 2016 headliner, OMI is looking forward to performing his mega hits “Cheerleader” and “Hula Hoop” at the massive slime party.
“SLIMEFEST is going to be crazy fun – I can’t wait to perform to an audience that is covered head to toe in green slime and ready to party! Australia – you better get ready to dance!” said OMI.
Joining OMI is home-grown superstar, HAVANA BROWN and international girl group, G.R.L., who will be hitting the SLIMEFEST stage in their first confirmed performance after a year’s hiatus. Australia’s IN STEREO, and MASHD N KUTCHER will perform their latest and greatest hits and YouTube duo, KIAN & JC will keep the thousands of families entertained with a series of slime-worthy skits and stunts.
“It’s so nice to come back to Australia and be a part of an epic family event like SLIMEFEST. I can’t wait to get out there, get slimed and dance like crazy with all the Aussie kids and families. There’s no other event like it so it’s going to be a brand new experience for me – bring it on!” said HAVANA BROWN.
Tickets are on-sale now for both Sydney and Melbourne’s 11am and 6pm shows via SLIMEFEST.COM.AU. Ticket options include: Premium Mosh (mega-slime-action), Standing Floor (moderate-slime-action), Seated (no-slime-action), with upgrades including merchandise packs and VIP celebrity meet and greets available. Hosts and celebrity guests will be announced in the coming weeks.
To produce SLIMEFEST, Nickelodeon partners with Nice Events, who specialise in family and youth entertainment.
The SLIMEFEST 90 minute special will air exclusively on Nickelodeon on Friday, 30th September at 6pm.