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Kyogle Fairymount Festival

March 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - April 6, 2019 @ 10:00 pm

Kyogle’s Fairymount Festival is shaping up to be a knockout.

The week-long festival, which has moved from November to March, features plenty of old favourite events plus some great new ones including the Face of The Festival, Strength and Fitness Challenge, Kyogle Half Marathon, RC and GM Dwyer Village Challenge, and for the first time, pig racing.

Program:

Saturday 30 March – Parker and Kissane Gala Dinner on 30 March at the Kyogle Memorial Institute.

Sunday 31 March –  the Festival Strongman and Fitness Challenge is on at Anzac Park to find Kyogle’s fittest/strongest persons. Entry is $15 a person with prizes. The from 3-7pm  day, the Amphitheatre will come alive for the Family Fun Day and Twilight Bazaar – shopping, face painting, jumping castles, pony rides, Jurassic Joe and the second of the Village Challenges (talent quest).

Wednesday 3 April – local schools will participate in the Schools’ Colour Explosion at the Kyogle High School grounds. Later that evening, everyone, including Village Challenge teams, are invited to take part in the Kyogle Golf Club’s super trivia night. Entry is $10 a person.

Thursday 4 April – The Kyogle Bowling Club will hold Twilight Bowls. Everyone is invited to attend and play. Village teams will also compete in the last challenge.

Friday, 5 April – Festival Crazy Day with the businesses and their employees dressing up in the festival theme which this year is  Countries of the World.

Saturday, 6 April – Festival Parade Day starts early at the Amphitheatre with the Westlawn Kyogle Fairymount Run and Half Marathon.

The main street will be closed to traffic from midday with the children’s rides to start at 1pm followed by the pie eating competition and the first of the pig races.

The main parade will start at 2pm, with floats and parade participants to assemble in Groom Street before doing two laps of Summerland Way.

The Food Fair in Stratheden Street continues all day, with entertainment by local musicians.

There will be competitions aplenty in the main street including the Malcolm Wallis Memorial Egg Toss, the Community Gym Fitness Challenge, Truck Pull and whip cracking. Puppet and clown shows and pig racing will run through the afternoon.

Festivities will draw to close with bands playing until late, courtesy of the Commercial Hotel.

Guests are invited to check the Festival Facebook page or www.fairymountfestival.com for details and entry forms.

Details

Start:
March 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
End:
April 6, 2019 @ 10:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
www.fairymountfestival.com

Organiser

Kyogle Fairymount Festival Committee
View Organiser Website

Venue

Kyogle
Australia + Google Map

Details

Start:
March 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
End:
April 6, 2019 @ 10:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
www.fairymountfestival.com

Organiser

Kyogle Fairymount Festival Committee
View Organiser Website

Venue

Kyogle
Australia + Google Map