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Events Calendar

March, 2019

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Riverland Farmers Market
Date: March 23, 2019 | Location: Berri Senior Citizens, Crawford Tce, Berri

Every Saturday morning - 7:30am to 11:30am at the Berri Senior Citizens Hall (& carpark), Crawford Tce, Berri.

The Riverland Farmers Market is a Riverland icon, having commenced in 2005, and has a strong following amongst both local residents and visitors to the region.

There is always a large variety of seasonal local fresh produce available. Also dried fruit, nuts, eggs, honey, sauces & condiments, olive oils, lavender oil, metwurst & smallgoods, cakes & slices, and much more. Locally produced craft is also available from a limited number of craft stalls.

Food & coffee available.

The number and types of stalls vary each week depending upon the season and stallholders.

New stallholders welcome.

More information here.

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SA Carp Frenzy
Date: March 30, 2019 | Location: Along the entire foreshore of Lake Bonney Barmera from 6 am to 3 pm

A not for profit community event going 6 years strong . Great family day out held on picturesque Lake Bonney. Fish from the shore or boat or kayak. Any size fish can win the major cash prize or one of many prizes donated by local small business.
Registrations only from Friday afternoon at 4.30 pm at the Barmera Club or on the day. The draw and presentations are after the event at approx 5.30 pm.
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April, 2019

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Berri Easter Carnival & Breakfast
Date: April 20, 2019 | Location: Vaughan Terrace Berri

Berri Lions are excited to present the Berri Easter Carnival.
Lots of great stalls, entertainment and fun to be had - a great day of family entertainment.
There will be a free Easter breakfast from 7.00am, with thanks to our sponsors 5RM and Glenview Poultry.
Come along and have a great time!

A free community event, proudly hosted by Berri Lions!

We look forward to seeing you there!

More information here.

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Barmera Markets & Open Air Cinema
Date: April 21, 2019 | Location: Lake Bonney foreshore - Barmera

Barmera Markets are on again, this Easter Sunday, on the Lake Bonney foreshore.

Market times are from 2pm to 6pm,

An open air cinema will follow at 7.30pm

The market comprises a large variety of stalls including local produce, crafts, artwork, woodwork, clothing, jewellery and much more.

May, 2019

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Olivewood Mother's Day event
Date: May 12, 2019 | Location: Corner of Twentyfirst Street and Renmark Avenue, Renmark, SA

Olivewood is celebrating Mother's Day at on the 12th May, 10am - 4pm, Entry is a gold coin donation.
There will be market stalls, food stalls, operating forge display, printing machine demo (health permitting), epic creatures on display (for the lovers of insects) and restored vehicles display.

More information here.

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Monash Mammoth Market
Date: May 26, 2019 | Location: Monash Primary School Oval Jackson St Monash SA

The 32nd Annual Monash Mammoth Market - A fun filled day for everyone.

Plenty of entertainment (music, face painting, jumping castles), plenty of food and stall holders selling a wide variety of goods.....come for a quick look around or come for the day. Something for everyone.

$2 entry for adults and kids are free. 9am to 2pm. We hope to see you there.

Stallholder bookings and enquiries can be made on 08 8583 5361

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SA Country Music Festival & New Talent Awards
Date: May 31, 2019 - June 10, 2019 | Location: Various venues around the Riverland

The 41st Annual South Australian Country Music Festival & Awards to be held throughout the Riverland from May 31st to June 10th.

SA Country Music Festival and Talent Quest is held over 10 days throughout the Riverland. There are a variety of events held at a variety of venues and at different times. We have campfire sing a longs, poetry, country rock, classic country, talent quest, stalls and many more activities.

"Talent Quests" and "Songwriters Competition" are on again in 2019. For a full program click on the "More information here" link below.

Thousands of visitors from across Australia, Tasmania and New Zealand make the trip to the Riverland to enjoy a festival of fun and Country Music, each year fans visiting Australia from places as far away as Sweden, England and the USA have stayed to attend this wonderful event, many visitors come to every Festival and catch up with old friends, and many come for the first time and make new friends, one thing is certain they all continue to come back, and the month of June is the perfect time to visit the Festival with days spent in the winter sun that filters through and crisp cool nights in warm cosy Venues.

More information here.

October, 2019

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Loxton Show
Date: October 6, 2019 - October 7, 2019 | Location: Loxton Oval, Bookpurnong Tce, Loxton

The Loxton Show is an annual event held on the October Long Weekend each year which brings people from across the Riverland & Mallee together to celebrate the agricultural and horticultural heritage of the region. The Show caters for its patrons with many exciting sights, including livestock, grain and fodder, handicrafts, gardening, competitions, vintage machinery, specialty trade sites, sideshows, live entertainers and Show rides. One major aspect of the Show is the exhibits. Amateur hobbyists from far and wide are exhibit their work in a variety of interest areas.

The Loxton Show is open to the public from 8.30 am each day.

More information here.

November, 2019

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Loxton Lights Festival
Date: November 23, 2019 - December 31, 2019 | Location: Loxton & surrounding districts

Loxton Light Up Day is Saturday 24th of November and features all day trading, special activities for the kids, music and performances, a ferris wheel, bouncing castle, a visit by Santa and Fireworks Spectacular at 9pm.

The Loxton Lights Festival then continues through to December 31st as Loxton shines during this joyous festival with thousands of twinkling fairy lights, bright colourful banners, sparkling garlands and tinsel to create a magic spectacle.

An enormous Christmas tree dazzles in the heart of town and from there, large clusters of residential streets feature homes adorned with over 350 illuminated Christmas scenes, paintings and coloured light displays.

Wander the shopping precinct and soak up the atmosphere of the festive season with music playing in East Terrace. Delight at the beautifully decorated shops that explode with gifts for all the family .

The festival includes a host of events and activities including Light Up Day, Town Lights, Santa's Walk,
Christmas Tree Festival, Christmas Wonderland, Santa's Cave, Santa's Workshop, Reindeer Road, Little Town stage production, Craft Fair & more.

More information here.

December, 2019

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Monash CFS Carols Night & Hayride
Date: December 18, 2019 | Location: Monash Fire Station - Randall Terrace Monash

Monash CFS 'Carols Night' commences with a meal at 6.30pm

Cost is $5 per person which includes a BBQ / Roast and salad. (children under 12 Free)
Soft drinks - $1
Novelty Raffle - $1

Features of the night include;
- Hayride at 8.00pm
- Appearance by Father Christmas
- Face Painting

Please bring a small salad to share.