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What's on in Ipswich this weekend

FUCHS Winternationals

  • Willowbank Raceway, Champions Way
  • All weekend, 6am-8pm

THE FUCHS Winternationals is the jewel in the crown of Willowbank Raceway and the Australian drag racing industry. The event features not only a full four days of on-track action but also a variety of off-track activities to create a carnival atmosphere. Tickets range from $20 to $120.

Visit willowbankraceway.com.au to book.

Lights, Camera, Murder

  • The Pride Restaurant, Briggs Rd, Ipswich
  • Saturday, 7pm-10pm

ENTER the world of 1950s Hollywood, witness a horrible murder and help to solve the crime by becoming a detective for the night. Enjoy a freshly cooked two course meal, drinks from the licensed bar and come dressed in 50s style glam. A great night out for all the family.

For more email angela@insideoutsidetheatre.com

Bird Spectacular

  • Main Exhibition Hall, Ipswich Showgrounds
  • Sunday, 8.30am-1.30pm

COME along to the 16th Ipswich Festival of Feathers Bird Spectacular this Sunday. There will be plenty of birds for sale, displays, raffles, lucky door prizes and a huge cent auction. Admission is $3 per person or $5 per couple. Children aged 16 and under enter for free. Hot food and drinks available.

For more phone 3201 6886.

Pipe Band Championships

  • Bill Paterson Oval, Limestone Park
  • Saturday, 8am-4.30pm

TAKE the family to the 2015 Queensland Pipe Band Championships for some traditional Scottish music, food and entertainment. A range of market stalls will be on offer. Solo pipe and drum entrants will compete from 8am-11.30am and bands will perform from 12.30pm-4pm. Free entry.

Visit ipswichthistle.com for more.

Quilt Display

  • Ipswich Library, cnr East & South Sts
  • All weekend, 9am-6pm

SEE the intricate quilt display at Ipswich Library before the exhibition closes on June 8. All quilts and hangings are made by Vision Patchworkers Ipswich.

Phone Joy on 3812 2416 for details.

Toogoolawah Show

  • Studio 188, 188 Brisbane St
  • Saturday, all day

EXPERIENCE the fun of an authentic country show this weekend at the popular Toogoolawah Show. The day will include exhibits, rides, animals and plenty of food and drinks. Show entry costs $13 for adults, $7 for students and children primary school aged or under can enter for free. Free camping is also available.

For more information visit toogoolawahshowsociety.org.au

Behind the Red Curtain

  • Studio 188, 188 Brisbane St
  • Sunday, 3pm-5pm

IN THIS session of Behind the Red Curtain, THAT Production Company presents "Art Matters: An Afternoon of Q&A" with Makeshift Dance Collective. All ages are welcome at this free event. Audience members can bring their own food and drinks to the performance. A gold coin donation is appreciated.

For further information visit studio188.com.au

Dragonboat Festival

  • Forest Lake, Forest Lake Blvd
  • Saturday, 9am-2.30pm

THIS free annual event provides a great family day out. Celebrate multiculturalism, see live performances and enjoy food and drinks while cheering on competitors in the dragon boat races.

Email president@hakkaqld.com.au for details.

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