Leeton Sunrice Festival
The Leeton Sunrice Festival is held biennially at Easter during the rice harvest. The festival celebrates the importance of the rice industry to the community.
The five day event provides entertainment and family-focused activities. Events include Leeton's Longest Lunch, the nostalgic street parade, Festival on Mountford, Balloon Glow, skate championships, busking and streets performers.
Immerse yourself in Leeton's hospitality while enjoying its heritage, natural beauty, outstanding restaurants, cafes, boutique shopping, wine and endless abundance of local produce!
Pioneer Park Museum Action Day
An action packed day at Pioneer Park Museum for all ages. Experiend a step back in time, see vintage machinery in action, send a message from the Post Office via morse code, be on the train from Goolgowi railway station and enjoy pony rides around the park. Watch sheep shearing, soap making and felting demontrations, interactives displays, sack races and more. Weaving, crafts and jewellery for sale. There will be a barbecue, home made pasta at the Italian Museum, and refreshments at Tango Joe's cafe. Buskers and poets also welcome. Griffith Pioneer Park Museum is open air museum with more than 40 buildings which capture Griffith in the early 1900s. Enjoy the heritage of Griffith's living museum, experience Action Day.
For more information: http://www.griffithpioneerpark.com.au/
Rewind in the vines
They are proud to present Rewind in the Vines, the trowback festival that combines the magic of classic music with awesome local food and wine to create an unforgettable evening out.
The event feature ARIA Hall of fame artist, Daryl Braithwaite, along with the legendary Daddy Cool/ Mondo Rock front man Ross Wilson as headline acts. Up and coming bands will open the afternoon, along with a celebrity MC and Rewind DJs.
In addition to the music, the festival will host an array of local food and wine options showcasing the best of what Griffith has to offer.
Come and celebrate some of the best Australian music with them at the Miranda Winery on Easter Sunday.
Fore more information: https://www.rewindinthevines.com.au
Autumn Festival at Piccolo Family Farm
Enjoy the Piccolo Family Farm garden in full Autumn splendor:
Relax with an afternoon of chilled sounds and entertainment by Malikah & The Zac Robertson Band.
Delicious local food and beverages available to purchase throughout the day with popular vendors.
For more information go to: https://www.piccolofamilyfarm.com.au
Leeton Eisteddfod is recognised as one of the most oustanding cultual events in western NSW. This event is a showcase of talent in music, ballet, speech and drama, literacy, highland and the line dancing. Programs are available from Leeton Trophy and Gif Centre, as well as the town's two newsagencies. A wonderful event for the family!
For more information go to: http://www.leetontourism.com.au/events.aspx
Festa delle Salcisse (Festival of the Sausage)
Experience the jovial atmosphere where locals and visitors from far and wide join together to eat, drink, chat and enjoy traditional folk music over a long lunch to celebrate the end of the salami making season.
Enjoy a traditional homemade Italian cuisine, local wines, entertainment and lots of salami!
The festival is held at Griffith Pioneer Park, Italian Museum. Prior booking essential. Entry by ticket only.
For more information: http://www.visitgriffith.com.au