Events in Southern Queensland Country


We have your weekend plans sorted with our jam-packed weekly calendar of events. There’s something on there for the whole family – from the region’s premier events, to all things cool, quirky and entertaining. Get your plans sorted now!

The Harrington Circus Show | 23 – 26 June | Crows Nest Showgrounds
Come one, come all, there’s a new circus in town! Come along for 45-minute circus shows, full of cheeky laughs and endless entertainment. Make sure to get there early and indulge in some carnival games and food (open one hour before showtimes). $20/adult. $10/child. Message them on Facebook or call: 0431969209 to book.

The Sunday Sesh: Winter Edition | Sunday 26 June | Fitzy’s Toowoomba
Fitzy’s are turning up the heat with their iconic Sunday Sesh! Treat yourself to some fire-y cocktails and tasty food that is guaranteed to keep the party going long into the night. Make sure to bring your best dance moves and jam along to the incredible live music. Starts at 2:00pm.

Hampton Food & Arts Festival | Sunday 26 June | Chapman’s Park
For a perfect school holiday activity suitable for people of all ages, head over to the idyllic Chapman’s Park in the unique High Country region. There will be creative workshops, local market stalls, live music, and more to discover! Gates open 9:30am. Get your tickets online or at the gate.


Live Music

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 Toowoomba region for you to check out this week.


Preston Manor | Presidential Blues | from 5:30pm
North Toowoomba Bowls Club | Beef Cheeks & the Salty Beans | from 7:45pm | ph: 0408282007
Southern Hotel | Jezza | from 9:30pm
Bodega Bar | Chris Timms | Captain Thunderbolt | from 7:00pm
The Met Hotel | Mass Sky Raid | from 8:00pm | $15 online
Phat Burgers | Blues Night | from 6:00pm
Fitzy’s | Jacques Van Lill | Chris McLaren | from 5:00pm


Bodega Bar | Russell Bishop | Alter Egos | from 7:00pm
The Shamrock Hotel | Glowstick Karaoke | from 9:00pm
Irish Club Hotel | Dirty Water | from 8:00pm
The Met Hotel | Sean P | from 8:00pm
Fitzy’s | James Ryle | from 9:00pm


Bodega Bar | Chandler Jay | from 6:00pm
Preston Manor | Garry Rowley | from 12:00pm
The Rock Pub | Sean P | from 1:00pm
Irish Club Hotel | Bart Thrupp | from 2:00pm

Live music guide in Southern Queensland Country


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.


Toowoomba Farmers Markets, Cobb+Co Museum, Under the Windmills. 7:00am – 12:00pm
Yarraman Markets, Corner New England and D’Aguilar Highways. 7:00am – 1:00pm


PCYC Toowoomba Markets, James Street, Toowoomba. 7:00am – 12:00pm
Milly Estates Markets, Paddy’s Creek Rd, Condamine Farms. 8:00am – 1:00pm
Cabarlah Country Markets, Cabarlah Showgrounds. 7:30am – 12:30pm
The Makers Market, The Mills Precinct, Toowoomba. 9:00am – 1:00pm.

Markets in Southern Queensland Country

Acknowledgement of Country

Southern Queensland Country Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands and waterways that run through these regions. We pay our respects to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders past, present and emerging.