Get your Bobbie socks on and all revved up for an exciting weekend in Laidley with the Chrome & Clutter Retro Festival on Saturday, 25th June 2016 from 8.00am 'til late and Sunday, 26th June 2016 from 8.00am to 3.00pm. In the main street and all around town!
Explore, shop, eat and have fun during the weekend with Retro Markets, Town-Wide garage sales, Farmers & Craft Markets, Real Estate Open House Events, Swap Meet, Car-boot Sales and a whole park dedicated to the kids for a family fun fair with a jumping castle, face painting and much more!
Saturday afternoon gets revved up, with extraordinary classic cars & motorbikes on display in the main street for the Show'n'Shine Car & Bike Show! At 5.00pm the local kids from Cruz del Sur Kung-Fu School Laidley perform their Lion Dance, followed by the Dance, Dance, Dance Toowoomba School, with an incredible mix of Rock'n'Roll dance performances that are not to be missed!
On Saturday night get ready to dance your Bobbie Socks off from 6.00pm with Rock'n'Roll bands 'Stark Drive' and 'A Band Called Twang'! You will be able to catch your breath while Jamie Dunn & Agro entertain you and present the winners of the Show'n'Shine Car & Bike Show... and then back to more dancing with the bands!
Event Details: Show'n'Shine: Car & Bike Show in the main street on Saturday from 5:00pm… with $2000 prize money and trophies to be awarded!
Street Party: 'A Band Called Twang' will be performing Saturday evening for a great night of dancing.
Entertainers: 'Agro' and his alter ego Jamie Dunn will keep you laughing during Saturday evening.
Retro Markets: Interesting market stalls will fill the mall both days: local art, craft & unique goods.
Farmers Markets: highlighting the best produce and specialty foods to come out of the Lockyer Valley.
Town-Wide Garage Sale: Residents will be holding a 'town-wide' garage sale… making it a wonderful experience for visitors to explore the town and grab some great bargains.
Swap Meet: Fantastic opportunity for buying or swapping specialised items with other like-minded collectors.
Car-Boot Sale: a small mobile garage sale of pre-loved treasures… Garage Sale Hunters heaven!
Lions Club Park: the Lions Club will be hosing various fun activities for kids including a jumping castle, face painting and much more.
Open House: The local real estate agents will be conducting Open House Events. Attracting visitors from far and wide looking to invest in breathtaking country views and the welcoming community of Laidley.
Event Programme: Get you event programme on the way into town from our local Cruz del Sur Kung-Fu School kids (for a small donation to help them to raise money for a large Lion Costume for training and performances).