Fri 15 & Sat 16 Jan
6pm – 9.30pm
For those seeking summer fun with a bit of sizzle, celebrate as the sun sets at Club SCOOP! – our evening program of zany sideshows, cocktails, craft beers, and tasty treats around every corner; where the naughty side of circus and cabaret collide.
As the carnival lights come to life, keep an eye out for roving entertainers, special variety acts, and the infamous Space Cowboy’s up late performance of Voodoo Revue, and the drag glam squad Thicc Crew taking over the SCOOP! Saloon.
With a giant Ferris Wheel and the Surfers Paradise Skyline acting as the biggest and best backdrop Club SCOOP! Serving up dangerous indulgence and a lot of fun for two nights only this summer.
What’s on at Club SCOOP!
THE ULTIMATE ICE CREAM EXPERIENCE: ADULTS ONLY
Why should kids have all the fun? Strictly adults only, this year at SCOOP! we’re offering The Ultimate Ice Cream Experience – festival access and a 5-course chef’s selection of sweet and savoury ice cream inspired degustation, paired with a selection of boozy beverages, in an absolute culinary delight. Your Ultimate Ice Cream ticket includes entry into the SCOOP! festival.
THE WIRED MOON AND THE ICE CREAM FLOOR
Perched on bicycles, with tightwires strung over the lake, this gorgeous abstract circus adventure follows a cast of characters charming audiences with acrobatic feats, mesmerizing live music and perhaps (if we’re lucky enough to catch it)… the return of the moon to its rightful place.
The Space Cowboy & Co.
Sparks will fly and your heart may explode during this jaw-dropping performance, with an incredible cast of dazzling daredevils performing dangerous acts of the unimaginable. Featuring The Space Cowboy, The Pain Proof Pin Up, The Sizzling Siren of Sideshow and The Acrobatic Archer.
THICC SHAKE CREW AT SCOOP! SALOON
Hosted by drag glam squad the Thicc Shake Crew with special guests, the SCOOP! Saloon at night is an exhilarating feast for the senses, dripping with danger and best served with wine. Settle in from 8pm or stop by when you’ve had your fill of decadent desserts and ice cream delights. Performing at Club SCOOP! – evening sessions only.
Keeping you safe
It is incredibly important to us that you have a safe experience when you come to HOTA. We have a COVID Safe plan and there are some new conditions of entry which you should read before purchasing a ticket or attending an event at HOTA.
All events are set up to ensure we meet all social distancing and hygiene guidelines. All you have to do is enjoy yourself.
SCOOP! is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.