Merriwa Springtime Show 

Merriwa Springtime Show has something for everyone. They have ring events plus numerous sideshows, wandering street entertainers, competitions, food stalls, nightly entertainment and fine displays and exhibits spread around their picturesque showground. And this year they are featuring camel rides. Friday 16 & Sunday 18 September 2022 Merriwa Showgrounds, Dutton St, Merriwa. For details please…

Scone Art Prize 2022

Presented by Scone Arts & Crafts. Wide range of categories, $10,000 prize pool. Art for sale. Awards night – Friday 2 September 2022, 6.30pm. Exhibition open daily Saturday 3 to Saturday 10 September, 10am to 4pm, Sunday 11 September, 10am to 2pm. Scone Arts & Crafts Centre 63 Kingdon St, Scone. For more details visit Facebook…

Picnic With Puppets

A free event for all the family, Saturday 3 September 2022. 4pm Costume parade, music, puppets Jumping castle, food vans • Dress up as a fruit or vegetable • Prizes for Fancy Dress 6pm Curious Legends – Giant Illuminated puppets & lanterns Bring a picnic, lanterns, battery lights and torches. Venue: Dungog Showground, Abelard St,…

Dashville Skyline

A tribute to the golden era of roots music through the ’60s and ’70s. The festival features a myriad of laid back country activity over three days, combining elements of Americana, psych-rock, alt-country, folk and bluegrass. Friday 30 September to Sunday 2 October 2022 Dashville, Belford. Visit website Image courtesy of Dashville.

Scone Short Film Festival

Scone Films presents an array of award-winning Australian shorts. Come and celebrate world-class, vibrant storytelling talent, including locally shot “The Stranger”, the 2022 Flickerfest winner “Giant”, and others. A cinema and social experience, with a red carpet, Q&As, and People’s Choice award. Saturday 17 September, 6.30-10.30pm Tickets $20 includes light supper; drinks extra. Scone Senior…

PAD Sunset Sessions – twist of Blue

The Performing Artists Dungog and Royal Hotel Dungog proudly presents this concert on Friday19 August, 2022.  80’s POP in harmony! with twist of Blue, featuring Megan Edwards & Sally Hunt It’s free but there might be a hat. Date: Friday 19 August, 2022 Time: 5.30pm Venue: Royal Hotel, Dowling St, Dungog. Details: Visit Facebook  …

Arts Upper Hunter Micro Grants 2022

Arts Upper Hunter Micro Grants Program Returns They’re back! These small but significant grants are aimed at helping artists and arts organisations including museums and historical societies to get back on track or to take a small but crucial step forward in their creative pursuits.   Click to download a pdf of these guidelines Click…