What's on in Ipswich this weekend
A QT guide to the best events across the Ipswich region on today and tomorrow.
Ride for Darcy
- Royal Mail Hotel, Goodna
- Saturday, from 10am
COME along to this charity ride to help support local hero Darcy Ward who sustained serious spinal injuries whilst racing in Poland. The ride will depart at 10am to Kalbar Hotel before returning to the Royal Mail Hotel for an afternoon of entertainment. Live bands from 1pm. $10 donation for registration includes free sausage sizzle at Kalbar and entry into multiple prize draws. All motorcycles and hotrods welcome.
For more, phone 3288 2213.
Oz Night Market
- Booval Fair Shopping Centre
- Saturday, 5pm-10pm
TASTE the world in one delicious event. About 30 food stalls with dishes from across the world will be on offer at this market. The indoor event will also feature live entertainment and kids' rides. Entry $1 for adults and free for children younger than 15 years and pensioners.
For more information phone 3123 2800.
Queensland Racing Drivers Championship
- Queensland Raceway
- Saturday and Sunday, gates open 7am
THE final round of the Queensland Racing Drivers Championship takes place this weekend. While a number of categories have finished the year at the recent Ipswich Classic there are still a number of categories that will finalise their 2015 racing season. Admission is $20 Saturday, $30 Sunday and $40 for a weekend pass.
For more information, visit qldraceways.com.au.
- Willowbank Raceway
- Sunday, 7am - 3.30pm
IPSWICH will become Chrysler heaven this Sunday with more than 120 modern and classic, street and drag cars from the Chrysler family tree taking to the track in the largest event of its kind in Australia. The show also features more than 150 vehicles on display in the show n shine, a dyno shootout, a Chrysler Cruise, Mopar Marketplace and Merchandise. Spectator Entries all $25 with children 13 and under free.
Information and pre-entry is now open online at moparsunday.com.
Drive-In Movies and Markets
- 50 Coal Road, Chuwar
- Saturday, 4pm-8pm
VISIT Tivoli Drive-In for a double screening of Oddball at 7pm and Pan at 8.45pm. Admission $10 per car. Market stalls and cafe open from 4pm plus a free jumping castle will also be on offer.
For more information visit facebook.com/TivoliTwilightMarket.
- Ipswich Art Gallery
- All weekend, 10am-5pm
CHECK out Ipswich Art Gallery's latest exhibition this weekend. Use colourful and creative craft materials to imagine and make something, then take your creation home or display it in the gallery for others to see. The exhibition is open daily until November 27. Children under three years can explore the baby and toddler play space.
For more visit ipswichartgallery.qld.gov.au.
- Ipswich Showgrounds
- Sunday, 6.30am-11.30am
COME along to the Ipswich Showplace Markets held every Sunday. There is a lot to see. Why not have some breakfast and grab yourself a coffee before you start to wander? Onsite parking is available.
For more information phone 3281 1577.
- Cameron Park, Booval
- Saturday, 7am-12pm
BROWSE through a range of jewellery, bric-a-brac, plants, handmade wooden toys and enjoy a sausage sizzle and a coffee at the Shiloh Missions Connect Charity Market. All profits go towards Shiloh Missions Connect charity.
For more information phone Rob on 0423 956 822.