What's On

Welcome to our “What’s On” calendar listing festivals, events, performances, exhibitions, workshops and much more, taking place in the Upper Hunter.  You can search the calendar by interest, town, and upcoming or past events. Once you have made your selection, press the Search button. If you don't make a selection, all upcoming events will display, listed in date order.  

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Upcoming events

22
Jul
2017
Landscape Memories

22 July - 01 October 2017

Murrurundi Historical Society Exhibition Centre

The Murrurundi & District Historical Society presents this second exhibition in its series "History in Art" which will focus on "Landscape & Memories".  Remembering landscapes and their moments ...







01
Sep
2017
Urban Outlook - Max Watters Collection

01 September - 22 December 2017

Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre

Drawn from the Max Watters Collection the exhibition speaks of our experience with the urban.   Official Opening: Friday 1 September 2017 at 6pm. Exhibition closes: Friday 22 December 2017. V ...







01
Sep
2017
Dorothy Wishney - Art of Contemplation, Michèle Heibel – For the love of the Hunter, 8x10: Photographic Works by Muswellbrook High School

01 September - 22 October 2017

Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre

 Official Opening: Friday 1st September 2017 Exhibition closes: Sunday 22 October 2017. Venue: Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre, Corner Bridge and William Streets, Muswellbrook. Open: Tuesday ...







28
Sep
2017
Youth Drama Workshop

28 September 2017

Singleton Youth Venue

This workshop for young people (11-17 yrs) is being run by the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA).   Date: Thursday 28 September 2017. Time: 10am. Venue: Singleton Youth Venue, Pitt St ...







30
Sep
2017
Divine Devilles

30 September 2017

Chicken in the Window

Singer/songwriters/musicians, Ali Penney (Australia’s blues sweetie) and Dorothy-Jane “DJ” Gosper (Australia’s queen of the blues-harp), come together as the Divine Devilles. Two well-tra ...







01
Oct
2017
Bobadil House Spring Markets

01 October 2017

Michael Reid at Murrurundi

The overriding theme for the Bobadil House Spring Market will be quality, quality, quality; handmade; localish goods and produce. Date: Sunday 1 October 2017 Venue: Michael Reid Murrurundi, Boyd ...







17
Oct
2017
Romans & Roses – A History of Italian Gardens lecture by Mr James Bolton

17 October 2017

Scone Arts and Crafts Centre

This lecture is presented by Scone ADFAS.

This lecture explores the development of Italian gardens from Emperor Hadrian’s 1st Century garden at Tivoli to the Renaissance and on to the 20th centur ...







22
Oct
2017
FibreFest 2017

22 October 2017

Sisters of Mercy Convent (Sacred Spaces)

There will be  workshops, demonstrations, retail vendors, food, music and even a place to sit, socialise and practice craft. Please click on event image for a flyer.   Date: Sunday 22 October ...







27
Oct
2017
Clarence Town River Country Festival

27 - 29 October 2017

Erringhi Hotel

The Clarence Town community hosts the River Country Festival Weekend. Festivities will commence with live entertainment, food and family activities at the Erringhi Hotel on Friday evening.

Saturda ...







29
Oct
2017
Endeavour Harmony Chorus - A Cappella in the Chapel

29 October 2017

Sacred Spaces Chapel

Endeavour Harmony is Australia's premier female barbershop chorus, singing four part harmonies a cappella (unaccompanied). Based in Sydney, women of all ages and backgrounds make up the group, wh ...







08
Nov
2017
My Artistic Journey – Memory and Landscape lecture by Ms Hanna Kay

08 November 2017

Scone Arts and Crafts Centre

This lecture is presented by Scone ADFAS.

Hanna’s work maps memory and experience, an interest in landscape and the processes of growth and decay. Hanna’s life has been marked by significant jo ...







10
Nov
2017
Scone Literary Festival

10 - 12 November 2017

Scone Arts and Crafts Centre

The Scone Literary Festival is a new writers festival that seeks 'To promote books and to nurture a love of literature, learning and writing'. This year’s festival is to feature some big names ...







11
Nov
2017
Dungog Show

11 - 12 November 2017

Dungog Showground

The Dungog Show is a family and fun show that celebrates and promotes local produce, talent and agriculture from the Dungog Shire.   Date: Friday 10 & Saturday 11 November 2017. Venue: Dungog ...







18
Nov
2017
Works on Paper by Jelle van den Berg

18 - 19 November 2017

Murrurundi Train Station

Jelle van den Berg is hosting this exhibition of watercolours. Visitors can make enquiries on future Drawing/Watercolour workshops to be held at the Station / Murrrurundi Arts Council. Jelle van ...







18
Nov
2017
The Great Arts Trivia Quiz

18 November 2017

Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre

Join quiz master Mike Pritchard, from ABC Radio Upper Hunter, and comedian Ethan Andrews for The Great Arts Trivia Quiz. Great prizes to give away.   Date: Saturday 18 November 2017 Time: 7-1 ...







03
Dec
2017
Sydney Youth Orchestra Philharmonic - Lunchtime Concert in the Chapel

03 December 2017

Sacred Spaces Chapel

The Sydney Youth Orchestra Philharmonic, a 60 piece orchestra of talented young musicians from Sydney, conducted by Mr Brian Buggy OAM, will be returning to perform a lunchtime concert in the stun ...