Get ready to immerse yourself in an extraordinary burst of joy and inclusivity as Henson Park in Marrickville rolls out the red carpet for ‘Welcome Day’ 2023.
Save the date: Saturday, June 24th, 2023! Get ready to experience an extraordinary burst of joy and inclusivity as Henson Park in Marrickville transforms into a vibrant hub of celebration.
The Newtown Jets, deeply woven into the cultural fabric of the Inner West for an astounding 115 years, are teaming up with The Music & Booze Company to bring you Welcome Day 2023.
Embracing the diversity that defines the Inner West community, Welcome Day is set to be an unforgettable extravaganza. Joining forces with Heaps Gay and FBi Radio, the Jets are rolling out the red carpet for a day brimming with music, sing-alongs, and positive vibes that will make your heart soar.
Prepare your taste buds for a tantalising journey as local distillers, seltzer brewers, wine companies, and food vendors unite to satisfy your cravings. Take delight in unique spirits crafted by esteemed distillers such as Poor Toms, Archie Rose, and Young Henrys Gin.
Indulge in refreshing seltzers courtesy of Margarita Seltzer Legends Ok Seltzer! and Fellr. Savour the richness of curated wines from P&V and Doom Juice. And don’t forget to explore the House of Cocktails, a collaboration between the House of Music and Booze and Curatif Cocktails, where sensational concoctions await.
Fuel up with mouthwatering delights from a variety of food vendors including Rolling Penny, Pepitos, and Slick Ricks Pizza. From tempting bites to delectable meals, your taste buds will be treated to a culinary feast like no other.
In an unprecedented display of inclusivity, the Newtown Jets will host curtain raiser matches featuring both the men’s and women’s teams from Petersham Rugby Club and Briars Rugby Club. Witness the coming together of rugby and rugby league, setting aside rivalries to showcase unity and respect.
Welcome Day 2023 is a family affair, offering a range of activities to keep the little ones entertained while you soak up the unique atmosphere of a Jets home game. From face painting to interactive games and lively entertainment, there will be no shortage of fun for kids of all ages.
So mark your calendars and gather your loved ones. Join us at Henson Park on June 24th, 2023, for a day brimming with laughter, love, and unforgettable memories. Let us celebrate the vibrant tapestry of the Inner West together, where everyone is welcome and belongs.
Together, we’ll create a joyous and inclusive experience that will echo in our hearts for years to come. Don’t miss out on this historic occasion as we unite in the spirit of unity and celebration, Happy style!
Tickets are will be available via Oztix from 9am Monday 29th May 2023
WELCOME DAY 2023
DATE: Saturday 24th June 2023
TIMINGS: 11.00am AEST – 6.00pm AEST
LOCATION: Henson Park, Marrickville, NSW
TICKETS: Tickets prices are Adults $20.00 / Kids over 12 yrs old $10 /Kids 12 yrs and under free. Family passes also available and tickets will be available at the gate: online HERE
DETAILS: Welcome Day 2023 is a ticketed all ages, licensed event