We have your weekend plans sorted with our jam-packed weekly calendar of events. There’s something there for the whole family – from the region’s premier events, to all things cool, quirky and entertaining. Get your plans sorted now!
An Evening with the Owls Dinner | Saturday 2 December | Awassi Cheesery
Spend a magical evening eating delicious food, locally grown and produced at Awassi Cheesery as well as learning more about the amazing owls. From local lamb burgers to creamy ice-cream, this event is perfect for anyone who wants to savour regional produce. From 5:00pm. Tickets online.
Tom Curtain Tour | Saturday 2 December | Laidley Showgrounds
This Outback experience is guaranteed to impress everyone with thrilling live demonstrations and live music. There will be plenty of hands-on fun opportunities for the kids and live performances from local and award-winning artists. Gates open 5:00pm. Tickets online or at the gate.
Gatton Parkrun | Every Saturday | Lake Apex, Gatton
Get your blood flowing! Join the Lockyer Valley community on their weekly 5km run. This is the perfect way to meet new people and stay active. From 7:00am every Saturday. Make sure to register if it’s your first time attending.
Laidley Pioneer Village and Museum | Open daily, 9:00am – 3:00pm
With a vast collection of old machinery, restored vehicles, and authentic displays, you're guaranteed to learn something new about the Lockyer Valley at this impressive museum. Bring your family and friends to discover the rich history and culture of Laidley.
Gatton and District Historical Village | Open daily, 9:00am – 2:00pm
Looking for some more local history? Visit the Gatton Historical Village! Housing an expansive collection of memories and run by passionate locals, there is lots to explore and discover. Perfect for a family day out!
Are you ready to pump up the jam with awesome live music and cheers to the weekend? We’ve gathered some of the best local venues, delivering a packed calendar of live music in the Lockyer Valley for you to check out this week.
FRIDAY 1 DECEMBER
Porters Plainland Hotel | Adam Kilpatrick | from 7:30pm
SUNDAY 3 DECEMBER
Porters Plainland Hotel | Hazel Mei | from 12:00pm
If there was ever a time to shop local, it’s now, and our region has plenty of markets that feature local creators, producers, makers and bakers. These stall holders have everything to fill your home, fridge, pantry and belly with the freshest local produce you can buy.
Laidley Friday Markets, Patrick St & Laidley Mall, Laidley. 7:00am - 1:00pm
Mulgowie Farmer’s Markets, 7 Mulgowie School Road, Mulgowie. 8:00am – 11:00am
Gatton Christmas Markets, Gatton Showgrounds (via Woodlands Rd). 7:00am - 12:00pm