It's no secret we think we live in the best pocket of the world, the Mornington Peninsula has it all! It looks like the weather will be a little underwhelming this weekend but there's still lots happening in the local area, here's our top picks of what's on...
Mornington Peninsula Food and Wine Festival | Saturday 24th February 2018
An inaugural one-day festival showcasing local food and wine produce, demonstrations, tastings and sales set amongst the relaxing and historic setting of the Quarantine Station overlooking Port Phillip.
Immerse yourself with everything that the Mornington Peninsula is famous for Food, Wine and Entertainment in the Mornington Peninsula's most beautiful and historic surrounds. Set on the lawns of Pt. Nepean National Park overlooking Port Phillip Bay, so bring the picnic rug and soak up the summer sun and relax with friends. While listening to some of the Peninsula’s finest and Australia’s best musicians playing as the couta boats sail past.
Featuring: NICK BARKER, COUSIN LEONARD, LACHLAN BRYAN, ROBB PAPP, LUCKY-LOUISE,
THE BOYS + MORE
Check out their site for more info: https://www.morningtonpeninsulafoodwinefestival.com
Western Port Festival | Friday 23rd - Sunday 25th February 2018
The 49th Western Port Festival at the picturesque Fred Smith Reserve on the Hastings Foreshore is on this weekend!
Come to the Foreshore & join in for three days of action-packed fun where there's something for EVERYONE. This event includes free entry, entertainment and children's activities for all, Great Food Vendors for the foodies, Amusements Rides, Live Music, Archery, Motor Cross, Face Painting, Classic Car Show, Market Stalls with Homestyle, Giftware, Fashion, Hair, Beauty & Clothing, Jewellery, Trade Promotional Stands, Community Car & Bike Clubs, Street Parade, Airbrush Tattoo's, Sausage Sizzle, Fireworks (Sat 24th 9.30pm) plus so much more...
So make the most of your visit to this hugely popular event & bring your friends and family, and the best part this family friendly, alcohol free event has Free Entry!
Blues at the Briars 2018 | Saturday 24th of February 2018 from 11AM
Blues at The Briars Festival is back by popular demand for its 6th year providing a world class blues festival on the stunning Mornington Peninsula.
A determination by the organisers to feature the highest talent available has seen the festival become a "must see" event. B@TB has a strong commitment to affordable and family friendly access, all set in the amazing Briars Homestead.
A new and improved, dedicated secure children's area will ensure there is plenty for the little blues lovers to keep them occupied. Plan your day and head on down with your family. With a children's area with a craft tent, jumpy castle, TeePee storytelling and competitions will provide fun for the littlies.
For the older Blues Lovers, a fully stocked bar at very reasonable prices. Local food and beverages (not your usual festival fare) and of course the world class lineup.
Check out the site for more info: http://bluesatthebriars.com
Sunday Sessions at the Briars Mount Martha | Sunday 25th of February 2018
We're almost at the end of another beautiful month, which means the Sunday sessions at the Briars 450 Nepean Highway, Mt Martha is on again!
Located at the Briars between Mornington and Mount Martha, you will find great music, DJ's, an extensive bar, well-priced lunches and sharing plates, a relaxing atmosphere and more activities for the kids than you could ever imagine.
We look after the kids and provide entertainment so that the adults can relax and enjoy their Sundays.
We highly recommend it, best bit is it's on a Sunday so we can head down! Be sure to come and take a look if you're looking for a fun activity to take the family.
*Free family event
*Live music and DJ's
*Great food and drink
*Kids activities galore
We'd like to thank the above organisations for putting on great local events for the community, thank you to the great people at Visit Mornington Peninsula for helping to showcase the great events that happen around us. We are in no way affiliated with any of the above businesses or events we just like to help keep our local community informed of some of the great activities on in our beautiful pocket of the world. If you have an upcoming event that you would like us to feature please let us know ---- > CONTACT US