Where: The Brightside, 27 Warner St, Fortitude Valley
Cost: $119pp Details: Rock into this festival with weekend long literary events including over 30 authors, musicians, commentators, activities, entertainment, talks, and more. This is an 18yrs event. Click here for website.
2. Ipswich Festival When: 7 -24 April 2016. Where: see website. Cost: Free & ticketed events- see website. Details: This family-friendly festival will feature art and cultural celebration showcasing live performances, entertainment, entertainers, laser lights shows, fireworks display, festivities, multicultural events and celebrations, cultural performances, parades, classes, workshops and more. Click here for website.
3. Brisbane Baroque When: 8- 16 April
Where: Queensland Performing Arts Centre, cnr of Melbourne & Grey Streets, Brisbane
Cost: See website for ticket pricing.
Details: This exciting event will offer an expanded program showcasing international and local stars, classical performances and more. Click here for website. Your text goes here
4. Laidley Heritage Festival
When: 16 & 17 April 2016: 8am-3pm
Where: Laidley Pioneer Village Museum, Pioneer St, Laidley
Details: Explore the German heritage with this cultural event! The festival will showcase cultural events, live music, kids activities, entertainment, activities, displays and more. Click here for website.
5. Buddha Birth Day Festival
When: 29 April 2016- 1 May 2016: 9am-9pm
Where: South Bank Parklands, Brisbane
Details: This cultural event celebrates Buddha's birthday with festivities including celebration events, activities, cultural performances, entertainment, cooking demonstrations, live music, firework displays, foods, market stalls, cultural displays and more. Click here for website.
6. Urban Country Music Festival
When: 29 April 2016- 1 May 2016: 29th: 5:30pm-11pm, 30th: 9am-11pm & 1st: 9am-9pm
Where: Queensland State Equestrian Centre, Beerburrum Rd, Caboolture
Cost: See website.
Details: This "like no other festival experience" will feature country and folk artists, art & craft, food, all things music, entertainment, live performances, activities and more. Click here for website.