Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

10 Things to Do; There Are Heaps of Great Events This Weekend in Toowoomba

Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

10 Things to Do; There Are Heaps of Great Events This Weekend in Toowoomba

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1. Brewoomba 2016

WHEN: Today, noon to 9pm

WHERE: The Spotted Cow Hotel, Tapestry Bar and the Mort Estate Hotel

THE worldwide rise of craft beer has made its way to Toowoomba. Now three Toowoomba venues with a passion for beer are combining to launch an annual celebration.

They will all feature their own line-up of craft beers plus special events and opportunities to meet the brewers.

There will be a shuttle bus to make it easy to move between the venues so you don't miss any of the action.

Tickets are $40. Book at event/2782.

2. The Bollywood Ball for All

WHEN: Today, 6.30pm

WHERE: Empire Theatre's Heritage Bank Auditorium

ENJOY the Endeavour Foundation's annual event which will include Indian cuisine, entertainment by the Bollywood Belles dance group, raffles, auctions and lucky-door prizes.

3. Toowoomba Hospice Annual Race Day

WHEN: Today, 3pm

WHERE: Clifford Park Racecourse

GRAB your ticket and head to the racecourse to help raise funds for the Toowoomba Hospice.

Tickets are $75 and include entry to Clifford Park Race Course, nibbles on arrival, delicious smorgasbord dinner, prizes for the best-dressed female and male and a charity auction.

The best part is knowing that you are raising funds for your local hospice.

Phone 46598500 to book.

4. Queensland Eisteddfod

WHEN: Today and tomorrow, various times

WHERE: The Empire Theatre and The Glennie School

THE final section of the Heritage Bank 123rd Queensland Eisteddfod is on this weekend.

You can see children perform in sections including instrumental, speech and drama and dance.

Find out times and specific venues at

5. Toowoomba Farmers Market

WHEN: Today, 8am

WHERE: Under the windmills on Campbell and Lindsay Sts

WITH more than 70 stalls each market you can shop for fresh local food in one place, direct from the grower and maker.

Come listen to the guest speakers, see real food demonstrations, listen to live music and enjoy a coffee in town with friends and family.

6. Nobby Country Markets

WHEN: Today, 8am to 2pm

WHERE: School of Arts Hall, Sister Kenny St, Nobby

TAKE a leisurely country drive to picturesque Nobby for these unique country markets, selling fresh herbs and veg, home-made cakes and preserves, arts and crafts, fashion, jewellery, collectibles and more. …

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