It’s the first week of July and the Gold Coast has some mind-bowing events in store for you. If you’re on the Gold Coast this week and looking for something to do, then make your way to these wonderful events. Trust me – you’ll have a great time!

Here are our picks for this week’s top events.

1. Viva Surfers Paradise | Friday, July 7 onwards

Viva Surfers Paradise
Copyright: Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast

Step back in time with Viva Surfers Paradise – a tribute and celebration of classic vintage entertainment. You’ll find the best tribute artists from all over the world performing yesteryear’s biggest hits. There’s also vintage cars, food stalls and an Elvis Tribute Contest to look forward to.

2. Gold Coast Pet and Animal Expo | Saturday, July 8 from 9:00pm-4:00pm

If you’re fond of animals, then the Gold Coast Pet and Animal Expo is one event not to miss. Held at the GCCEC in Broadbeach, there’ll be over 150 exhibitors, live entertainment, plus of course, loads of pets and animals on show. Who knows, you may even spot a celebrity vet or two.

3. GLOW – Illuminate Your Senses |Saturday, July 8 from 5:00pm-10:00pm

Watch the Gold Coast transform into a playground of creativity with GLOW. This event is a cultural experience where you’ll find UV lights, laser shows, live music, art installations and much more! Many emerging artists will also have their work on display at this event, which is set to take place at the Gold Coast Cultural Precinct.

4. 2017 Australian Drone Nationals | Saturday, July 8 – Sunday, July 9 from 8:00am-4:00pm

Witness high flying drones in action as amateurs and professionals battle it out in the 2017 Australian Drone Nationals, which will be held in Nerang. With full days dedicated to qualifications and finals, you’ll get to see a lot of action at this premier national event.

And, if you haven’t already booked your Gold Coast accommodation, it’s high time to do so. For luxurious and affordable Gold Coast accommodation, look no further than HRSP. Our stunning 2 and 3-bedroom apartments in Surfers Paradise will enhance your holiday experience and put you close to all these events.

So, take a look at our rates and availability and book an apartment with us today!