Get Ready for Port Douglas Carnivale 2020!
Port Douglas Carnivale – the biggest annual event on the Port Douglas calendar – is the number-one reason to visit Port Douglas this year, set once again for May with a huge program to showcase and celebrate what Port Douglas and Far North Queensland is all about.

Held over a long festive weekend, make you’re ready to experience Port Douglas during this incredible carnival by booking Port Douglas accommodation with us at Sanctuary Stays, where we offer a complete range of Airbnb Port Douglas apartments, houses, villas and studios in the heart of Port Douglas near Four Mile Beach and Macrossan Street.

Located in central Port Douglas, comprising both standalone properties and Port Douglas resort accommodation, our wide-ranging rental choice guarantees your ideal stay in Port Douglas Tropical North Queensland, each well-appointed and self-contained to provide you with a comfortable short or long-term Port Douglas escape.

Find your ideal stay in Port Douglas Australia with us, and for the best time to visit Port Douglas this year, make sure it’s in May for Port Douglas Carnivale 2020.

Port Douglas Carnivale 2020 Events Program

Port Douglas Carnivale is an annual festival celebration of all things Port Douglas, involving thrilling family-friendly entertainment, regional food and drink, street parades, kids activities, market stalls, street performances, dancing and more – all held across Port Douglas with a vibrant atmosphere for all ages to enjoy.

The program each year is huge, showcasing the best of Port Douglas and the surrounding region with something for everyone to see, do and enjoy. First held to celebrate the start of the region’s sugar cane harvesting season, Port Douglas Carnivale has grown in size over the years and is now considered one of Australia’s must-attend annual festivals, which, last year, brought in more than 20,000 visitors!

Port Douglas Carnivale 2020 is already gearing up for another massive turnout, packing a brand new weekend program featuring a Live Tropic Rock Concert by Spiderbait in Rex Smeal Park; rides and captivating entertainment by touring circus company Wonderland Spiegeltent; Quicksilver Family Beach Day on Four Mile Beach, the annual Longest Lunch degustation with more yet to be announced.

All of this will kick off with the Port Douglas Carnivale opening event on Macrossan Street – a must-see street parade, complete with a new ‘Tropic & Exotic’ theme, alongside live music and roving performers, market stalls, food vendors, amusement rides and lots more!

Main festival areas during Carnivale will include Sugar Wharf and ANZAC Park, Rex Smeal Park, Four Mile Beach, Macrossan Street and Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina, where there will be plentiful seafood, cold beverages and free live entertainment on the final day of the carnival.

This year, round up your favourite people and don’t miss 2020 Port Douglas Carnivale from Friday, May 22 to Sunday, May 24.

Find Ideal Port Douglas Accommodation with Sanctuary Stays

Plan ahead for Port Douglas Carnivale in May by booking your weekend accommodation with Sanctuary Stays, where we offer the best choice of Port Douglas apartment accommodation, studios, villas and spacious house rentals in central Port Douglas.

All situated close to Four Mile Beach and Macrossan Street, enjoy a fantastic location for this year’s Port Douglas Carnivale as you make your home in one of our superb Port Douglas holiday rentals – ideal for travellers, couples, families and groups seeking both budget and luxury accommodation in the heart of Port Douglas.

Our range includes freestanding properties and resort studio apartments, each self-contained and well-appointed with everything you need to relax and enjoy Port Douglas. Some of our options also offer luxury guest facilities, including private swimming pools and barbecues with our houses and villas, and holiday apartments with access to a choice of resort facilities.

Whether you’re visiting alone, with a travel partner, your family or in a large group, Sanctuary Stays guarantees a comfortable and memorable stay in Port Douglas near the best it has to offer – just make sure to book directly through us to enjoy our cheapest available rates!

Explore Port Douglas Australia

Explore Port Douglas this May – all the excitement of Port Douglas Carnivale brings Port Douglas to life like no other time in the year, making it the best time to head to Four Mile Beach, Macrossan Street, Sugar Wharf and picturesque Rex Smeal Park. Loved for its laid-back coastal atmosphere, world-class boutique shopping scene and stunning tropical rainforest surrounds, Port Douglas is a must-visit Australian destination with plenty to offer, including some of the best tours to the Great Barrier Reef.

Just off the coast of Port Douglas, witness Low Isles and popular Great Barrier Reef snorkelling and diving sites such as Opal Reef, Agincourt Reef and Hastings Reef. Port Douglas also offers an incredible wildlife experience at Wildlife Habitat – located near the bottom of Four Mile Beach – along with a host of famous award-winning restaurants to explore along Macrossan Street and on the sparkling waterfront at Sugar Wharf Port Douglas.

This May, enjoy the above together with Port Douglas Carnivale for a 2020 holiday to remember!

Book Directly for Best Price Guaranteed

To save on our accommodation in Port Douglas, simply book directly with us at Sanctuary Stays, which guarantees you the cheapest rates for our studios, apartments, houses and villas in Port Douglas. We also offer regular Port Douglas holiday deals and specials, which you can browse by visiting our website.

Port Douglas Carnivale is an unmissable experience for all the family, and the ultimate time to soak up Port Douglas and discover what the Far North Queensland region to offer. This year, join the thousands heading to Port Douglas for this nationally celebrated carnival, with this year’s event sure to be its biggest and most exciting carnival yet!

View our wide range of Port Douglas holiday apartments, Port Douglas family accommodation and holiday houses Port Douglas rentals for May – along with our fantastic guest reviews – at Sanctuary Stays Port Douglas Holidays.