Footy fans looking for something to do leading up to Saturday’s Hawthorn-West Coast Grand Final have a host of choices. Here’s a quick look at what’s on offer, starting Wednesday afternoon.
Foxtel Footy Festival
The Foxtel Footy Festival, located in Yarra Park outside Gate 3 at the MCG, celebrates everything Melbourne has to offer including food, music, movies and of course football. The festival starts at 4pm Wednesday, September 30 and runs through to Grand Final Day, Saturday October 3.
Toyota AFL Live Site
The centrepiece of the Foxtel Footy Festival is the Live Site, featuring a number of activities, live broadcasts, player appearances and activities for kids. The Grand Final will be shown live on big screens throughout the Live Site on Saturday.
Toyota AFL Grand Final Parade
The Toyota AFL Grand Final Parade, proudly supported by the City of Melbourne, starts at noon, Friday, October 2. There’s a new route with the parade starting at the Old Treasury Building and finishing at Yarra Park.
AFL Grand Final at Cocoon
Join us for the AFL Grand Final at Cocoon Bar.We will be screening the live game on Foxtel! Plus we will have TRIPLE HIT HAPPY HOUR ( 12-1pm | 5- 7pm | 10 – 11pm) + FREE snacks served at half time!*