Despite the unpredictable weather we've had recently, it's looking like being a fantastic weekend ahead on the Mornington Peninsula. Here's our top picks of what's on in the local area...
The Peninsula Picnic | Saturday 30 March 11.30am to 9.00pm @ Mornington Racecourse
Get your friends together, pack your picnic rug and have your dancing shoes at the ready. The Peninsula Picnic returns with an impressive line up and a menu showcasing the regions best local food and wine.
Lead by indie rock five-piece The Rubens, playing alongside beloved songwriting legend Sarah Blasko, indie prodigy Tia Gostelow, Latin outfit San Lazaro, and up-and-coming folk artist Fraser A. Gordon, music lovers will be wooed by the mix of indie sounds, folk rock and soulful tunes across the day.
Tusk - the Storybook Tribute to Fleetwood Mac | Saturday 30 March 7-11PM @ Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron
From the emotionally charged beginnings of this iconic band to Stevie Nicks solo journey, Penni Perrin's interpretation of the songs that changed the world, Tusk- A Storybook Tribute to Fleetwood Mac is not just a tribute band, but a journey through the intimate stories that are behind the songs creations.
This intense performance gives the audience a peek into what makes Fleetwood Mac one of the greatest bands of all time.
Penni's portrayal of Stevie Nicks is not only hauntingly authentic vocally but shows the young innocence of our leading lady that was only ever captured in early footage.
The Golden Age of Broadway @ Frankston Arts Centre | Saturday 30 March
Presented by 4 time Green Room Award nominee, Maverick Newman; 'The Golden Age of Broadway' is a celebration of the show stopping song and dance numbers of the Golden Age. From Gershwin to Kander & Ebb, from Judy Garland to Gene Kelly. The Golden Age of Broadway will relieve hits from such musicals as Guys & Dolls, The Sound of Music, Cabaret, An American in Paris and many more.
Backed by the highly acclaimed Jack Earle Trio and featuring a line up of Australia's rising stars of Musical Theatre such as Stacey Thomsett (Legally Blonde, Carousel), Daisy Valerio (Chicago, Cinderella) and Maverick Newman (Anything Goes, 42nd Street), The Golden Age of Broadway will have you laughing, crying and humming along to the most memorable songs of the 20th Century.
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