Regional Tourism Guide for Riverland Region
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2018 Loxton Show
Date Sun 30th Sep 2018 to Mon 1st Oct 2018
The 99th Loxton Show is held over two days on the October long weekend each year. There will be exhibits from all over the Riverland. It brings people of all ages together to celebrate the agricultural and horticultural heritage of the region. The Show caters for its patrons with many exciting sights, including livestock, grain and fodder, handicrafts, gardening, competitions, vintage machinery, speciality trade sites, sideshows, live entertainers and show rides.
The Wizard Of Oz Interactive Show - Renmark
Date Fri 5th Oct 2018
RENMARK DRAMA WORKSHOP- Offers a basic introduction to movement, voice plus a valuable opportunity to perform on stage as munchkins with the Oz cast. Bookings essential due to limited spaces.
Click your heels together and follow a yellow brick road full of fun, adventure and wacky characters in this popular, interactive re-telling of Frank Baum's classic for kids now celebrating its 4000th performance worldwide with an International Yellow Brick Road Tour.

Kids can rap with the Tinman, roar like a Lion, wake up sleepy Shakey the Scarecrow and dance with Dorothy. "If great grandfather was alive, I'm sure he would be clapping, singing along and smiling with your show!" Robert Baum, great grandson of Oz author L. Frank Baum

3D animation on screen, catchy music and fantastic costumes bring this production alive on stage. Come dressed up as your favourite Oz character and create some oz-some photo memories. Don't forget to bring a toy for their Children's Hospital Toy Appeal.
Riverland Wine & Food Festival
Date Sat 13th Oct 2018
Join us for an unforgettable day of wine, food, music, friends & fun in the Riverland!

Enjoy local wine, beer, cider, sangria & delicious food in a unique environment on the Berri Riverbank.

The Riverland Wine & Food Festival is a celebration of the region's rich wine & food culture & brings the community together to enjoy the things that make this region so great.
Renmark Rose Festival
Date Fri 19th Oct 2018 to Sun 28th Oct 2018
Since its humble beginnings in 1994 the Renmark Rose Festival has grown to be a major South Australian regional event and the largest festival of its type in the Southern Hemisphere attracting thousands of visitors and contributing significantly to the region's economy.

The festival has now grown to incorporate most of the Riverland and we are proud to incorporate events, attractions and open gardens from throughout the region. We are also proud of the diverse range of activities and events that are offered with a number of new events and attractions complementing our existing major activities.

More than just a garden exhibition, the rose festival is a celebration of community and region, its wonderful produce and its spectacular weather. It recognises the regions involvement in arts, sports and economy and provides a great environment for visitors to see our region at its wonderful best.

Loveday 350 Off-Road Race
Date Fri 26th Oct 2018 to Sun 28th Oct 2018
Held at Loveday 4x4 Adventure Park. the Loveday 350 will see 40 plus of South Australia's top race buggy's and truck's take on the 350k course. Great spectator viewing
The Loveday Tavern is open all weekend serving cold drinks and hot food
Loxton Christmas Lights Festival
Date Sat 24th Nov 2018 to Mon 31st Dec 2018
Loxton Christmas Lights is a celebration of Christmas enjoyed by locals and visitors to the Riverland.
Street decorations (including a 10-metre high rope light Christmas Tree on the main roundabout), fireworks, a Christmas Tree Festival and 'Christmas Wonderland' are features which help create a magical world of colour and lights.
Festival goers enjoy more than 400 paintings and coloured light displays on 'Santa's Walk' which illuminates a cluster of streets in the town.

The festival commences with 'Light Up Day' on the last Saturday in November and continues until December 31 each year. The festival attracts thousands of visitors to the region to enjoy a wide range of activities to help capture the spirit of Christmas.

Morgan Christmas Pageant
Date Sat 8th Dec 2018
On Saturday December 8th the Riverfront Fair will commence at 3.00pm and the pageant will start at 6.00pm. There will be Christmas bags for the kids, food, craft and amusement stalls and you and your family can enjoy live music followed by a spectacular fireworks display.