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Frolic is Ballarat's only LGBTIQA+ Arts and Culture Festival!

Ballarat Frolic Festival will be back in 2019!

Save the date now - November 7 to 13, 2019.

Help us spread the word and RSVP by clicking here.

Don't miss a thing

In the mean time we'll be running events during the year to keep the community engaged and help spread the word about Frolic.

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Rolling out the red carpet

The Melbourne Gay and Lesbian Chorus will be in town THIS Saturday for REBEL REBEL so you only have a couple of days left to get your tickets. Don’t miss out! Get them here before it’s too late: We’re really looking forward to it and will see you there!


We want to partner with you!

We’re about bringing the community together, having fun, being visible, and showing pride through arts and culture events. We try to cater to the whole community. But have we missed something? Maybe something you’d like to make sure is part of the 2019 Frolic Festival program?! It could be that you’re a local business and want…

And the winners are…

And the winners are…

In case you missed it, we live streamed the draw of our Melbourne Gay and Lesbian Chorus REBEL REBEL winners in a dorky video on Facebook. It’s already racked up over 1500 views! Wow! We’ve tried to notify the winners but only one has responded so far! That means one of them has missed the video…


Don’t miss out on our REBEL REBEL competition!

Reminder: we have a double pass to give away to the Ballarat performance of Melbourne Gay and Lesbian Chorus Presents: REBEL | REBEL. All you need to do to win is sign up to our mailing list by clicking here   One lucky email subscriber will win the double pass. Winner drawn randomly on June 13. Don’t…

We love our sponsors

Looking for 2019 Festival sponsors!

Does your business, organisation, or employer want to sponsor the 2019 Frolic Festival? We’re seeking sponsors right now. Sponsors help bring Ballarat Frolic Festival to life! Every sponsorships makes our festival more successful and accessible, raises the profile of your organisation, and will show your support for the local LGBTIQA+ community. We look after our sponsors.…


Worst kept secret ever – Frolic Cabaret is back!

Frolic Cabaret is returning as part of Ballarat Winterfest! Prepare for two nights of entertainment – it’ll be a little bit naughty and a little bit nice. This event was a highlight of last year’s Frolic festival and SOLD OUT so get in quick or miss out! Book tickets here: More info here: