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What's on in the Gladstone Region - October

​Step into spring and enjoy some of the amazing events on offer in the Gladstone Region this October!

Under the Trees 2017

Under the Trees music and arts festival amazed attendees at the inaugural event in 2017. Now it's back and set to be jam-packed with live music, street theatre, circus acts and good vibes. 

When: Saturday 6th October 11:00am - late
Where: 'Under the Trees', Jacarada Drive Boyne Island
Cost: Adult: $39.80 | Child: $18.40

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​Come along for a beer (or two) and help support Project We Care, a wonderful program for Suicide Prevention and Awareness. There will be lucky door prizes and raffles to be won! And of course, costumes are encouraged!

When: Saturday 13th October 2:00pm - late
Where: Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre
Cost: Pre-sale: $40 + booking fee | At the door: $50 + booking fee

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River Glow

Run, walk, dance or stroll your way along the Gladstone Ports Corporation Marina Parklands as you light up the night in your glowing active wear! This event is the first of its kind in the Gladstone Region and will provide a fun, exciting and active run that will suit all ages and abilities.

When: Saturday 20th October 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Where: Gladstone Marina Parklands
Cost: Prices vary

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Gladstone Race Day

​Get a group together for a day of racing fun, drinks and delicious food! Book now and secure your table and marquee for the Cox Plate races. Bar open until 5:30pm. Food, TAB and Bookies are available on site.

When: Saturday 27th October, gates open at 11:00am
Where: Gladstone Turf Club - Corner Dawson Highway and Blain Drive, Gladstone
Cost: Adult: $15

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​Celebrate Tondoon's 30th Birthday and experience the largest light art festival the Gladstone Region has seen! There will be lantern workshops, live music, interactive light displays and so much more! 

When: Saturday 27th October 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Where: Tondoon Botanic Gardens 
Cost: Gold coin entry

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Feast on East Markets

East Shores Precinct will come alive with the Feast on East Markets, welcoming the Carnival Legend as she docks into the Gladstone Harbour. Come and see the best our region has to offer showcasing local art, handicrafts and enticing cuisine. Wander through the market area or relax and enjoy the local entertainment.

When: Monday 29th October 8:30am – 4:30pm
Where: East Shores Precinct
Cost: Free

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Want to see more events? Click here to visit our "What's On" page and view the full list of events coming up in the Gladstone Region!

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