Scarecrow Festival on Mount Tamborine – A Complete fun event for your Family

The Tamborine Mountain celebrates the Scarecrow Festival every year with full enthusiasm and passion. There are various fun activities, music and entertainment sources in this festival. A large number of scarecrows are displayed that are made by people from every age group. Near about 200 scare crows are displayed in this festival. There are various prizes kept for the best scarecrows made.

The scarecrow festival started initially in 2008. At that time there were 60 scarecrows in the festival and it was a huge success. From that time it is loved and awaited by the residents and visitors impatiently. It is celebrated in the month of October. There is a lot to do at this festival including creation of a unique scare crow which can fetch a number of prizes. There are shops, accommodation, cafes and other facilities which increase the fun level several times. This festival makes the weekend memorable for the citizens and the visitors both. The Scarecrow festival of 2013 was a fun filled weekend for everyone. It was a gigantic success and people of every age group participated in this event with full passion. There was a great variety of entertainment like singers, musicians, dancers and drummers who performed on the streets and mt tamborine restaurants.

The scarecrow festival at Mt Tambourine is full of entertainment, busters, face painters, street performers, poetry and coloring competitions, talent quest and many more things. Besides this, a family Bush Dance is also organized on the Saturday night. This dance is a real fun for very young, very old, and everyone in between. The whole weekend is full of fun and leisure. Finally on Sunday afternoon this festival winds up with lots of entertainment and prize distribution. Every year people come up with more creative ideas and curiosity for making different type of scarecrows. Hope that number of scarecrows will increase in 2014!

Upcoming Events at Mt Tambourine

Life is full of enjoyment and fun at Mt Tambourine. Some of the upcoming Mt Tambourine events which can thrill and fill one’s life with fun are mentioned below:

1. Tambourine Mountain Scarecrow Festival 2013:
This event is celebrated annually and people are greatly excited about it. This event celebrates the great lifestyle of the Mountain and people share the same with the visitors too. It includes a huge sculpture show based on the scarecrow theme.Each and every person is seen busy in making a scare crow and also they encourage other for the same. The ready scarecrows are displayed on “Spot the Scarecrow discovery trail”. Some of them display them in front of their homes too. The displayed scare crows compete for great prizes and fame. This event will be starting on 18th October, 2013 and will be completed on 20th    at Tambourine Mountain.

2. Green Shed Market at Tambourine Mountain:
A market full of fresh fruits and vegetables is a great place to shop for. In the Green shed market one can find a wide range of high quality and fresh fruits and vegetables. Besides this there is also nuts, flowers, honey, plants and herbs for sale. The timing for this will be 7:00 AM to 12:00PM on 20th October, 2013. Location for this  mt tamborine markets will be the Showground, Main western Rd, and Mount Tambourine, Queensland.

3. EliVino’s Witches Falls Wild Ferment Wine Lunch:
To enjoy the Wild Ferment Wines, one can join the 5 star, James Halliday who is an ascribed owner and a professional winemaker. It is the one and only winery capable of making full time wine. It offers a great menu including Hervey bay scallops, slow cooked pork belly, venison tartlet and many more. One can enjoy the superb wine lunch on 26th October, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM. It will be organized at Delivino at Mt Tambourine.

4.Tambourine Mountain School Markets:
School markets at Mt Tambourine are sponsored by the local state school. These markets are placed at the corner of Curtis and Long Road. It is best known for the best burgers and along this one can enjoy pancakes, bacon or an egg roll with hot coffee or tea. One will find clothing, tools, growers, face paintings, woodwork and many other things. Along this books and antiques also attract people to these markets. It is a fun filled place and also one can shop for ornaments, toys, creams, soaps etc. This event will start at 27th October at 8:00 AM.