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Events in and around Emerald
Welcome to Emerald, a charming town located in Queensland, Australia. Emerald is a great place to experience a diverse range of events all year round. From the annual Queensland Heritage Festival to the festive Emerald 100 Races, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Here are some of the fantastic seasonal events happening in and around Emerald:
- Emerald 100 Races: The Emerald 100 Races are held annually in June and provide two days of exciting horse racing action. Whether you're a fan of horse racing or just looking for a fun day out, the Emerald 100 Races are a must-visit event.
- Outback Barrel Racing: The Outback Barrel Racing event is held annually in July and features talented riders competing in barrel racing events. There's also plenty of food, drinks, and entertainment to enjoy during the event.
- Queensland Heritage Festival: The Queensland Heritage Festival is a three-week event held in April/May that celebrates the region's rich history and cultural heritage. The festival includes live music, guided tours, food, and fun activities for the whole family.
- Treasure Hunt: The Treasure Hunt is a fun event for all ages that takes place in May. Participants have the opportunity to explore the town while solving clues and completing challenges to find hidden treasures.
- Sapphires & Opals Festival: The Sapphires & Opals Festival is held annually in August and celebrates the local gemstone and mineral industries. The festival includes gemstone displays, gemstone hunting tours, and fun activities for the whole family.
- CQ Mega Expo: The CQ Mega Expo is held annually in August and is a showcase of products, services, and technology available in the region. The expo includes exhibits, workshops, and fun activities for all ages.
- Sunflower Festival: The Sunflower Festival is held annually in September and celebrates the town's signature sunflowers. The festival includes a parade, live music performances, and plenty of sunflower-themed activities for all ages.
- Emerald Agricultural Show: The Emerald Agricultural Show is held annually in June and is a showcase of the region's agricultural industries. The show includes exhibits, competitions, and fun activities for all ages.
No matter the season, there's always something going on in Emerald. Don't miss out on all the fun and exciting events. Contact the Emerald Tourism Office at (07) 4982 4142 to learn more about these events and many others taking place throughout the year.