Save the date: 19 – 28 JANUARY 2024

Country Music Parade

Mark your calendars for a truly iconic event coming to the 52nd Toyota Country Music Festival, Tamworth next January!

The 2024 Tamworth Country Music Parade is set to make its grand return in a brand-new format, offering fans a unique opportunity to rub shoulders with their favorite country music stars in person.

The parade will replicate the ever-popular cavalcade event, celebrating the very best of Australian country music. Festival attendees will witness the excitement of a traditional street parade, where they can catch glimpses of their beloved stars up close and personal.

Get ready for an unforgettable day of music, excitement, and camaraderie. The 2024 Tamworth Country Music Parade is your chance to be a part of country music history. Bring your passion for music, creativity, and enthusiasm, and join us as we celebrate the heart and soul of Australian country music. We can't wait to see you there!


The 2024 Tamworth Country Music Parade will take place on Saturday, 27 January. The parade route will start with artists and local community groups marching north along Peel St, then turning into Fitzroy St and finally left onto Kable Ave, concluding at the intersection of Kable Ave and Hill St.


Australian + Country + Music

This year, the parade will embrace the theme of "Australian + Country + Music." Participants are encouraged to get creative and showcase their love for the country music scene. Cash prizes will be awarded to the best entries, adding an extra incentive for groups to participate and bring their A-game.

Get Involved:

The best part is, the 2024 Tamworth Country Music Parade is absolutely free to enter and open to everyone. Whether you're part of a community group, school, local business, dance school, or any special interest group, you're invited to be a part of this amazing event.

All you need to do is walk the 1.2km route and enjoy the experience with fellow music enthusiasts. To register your group and get more information about the event and cash prizes, click here. Don't wait too long, as entries will close on Thursday, 7 December.


Click here to enter


Click here to see the route for the Country Music Parade

Tamworth Regional Council acknowledges the Gamilaroi/Kamilaroi people, who are the Traditional Custodians of this land. We would like to pay respect to Elders past and present, and extend that respect to other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples living in and visiting our region.