If you fancy a short drive out to Pinjarra (about an hour from Perth, 15 minutes from Mandurah) over the long weekend, then you will enjoy the huge Pinjarra Festival. Held over two days, this fantastic community event will have over 100 market stalls, food trucks, arts and crafts, rides and showbags, free laser tag, wine tasting, woodturning, heritage tours, vintage cars and much more.
While you are in Pinjarra on Saturday, make sure you stop by the school fete at St Josephs Catholic School. There will be plenty of carnival games, cow pat lotto, Devonshire tea, free entertainment, lovely homemade produce, a chocolate wheel, wood raffle and lots more. From 9am to 2pm More info
Forrestfield Fete Saturday 1st June from 10am to 4pm 62 Hartfield Rd, Forrestfield
Spread over two days of the long weekend, the WA Day Festival is a free event for everyone. There will be a huge kids zone, panning for gold, mascot racing, plenty of food stalls, activities all day, plus spectacular fireworks. Make sure you to visit Star Dreaming - the incredible audio/visual experience where you can experience the night sky during the day and the BUPA Play in WA area with arts and crafts, a maze, Freedom Fairies, inflatable playground, cuddly animals and more.
SOTA Music Festival
Monday 3rd June from midday to 9pm
FREE More info
This is the biggest free gig of the year, showcasing some of Western Australia's biggest names and performers. There is a huge all-ages area plus plenty of food and drink, not to mention all the excitement and fun of the WA Day Festival happening just next door.
Multicultural Eid Carnival
Saturday 8th June from 11am to 7pm
FREE More info
Sponsored by LiveLighter, the Multicultural Eid Carnival is a celebration of the end of Ramadan, the breaking of the fast. Bring your family to this unique festival and enjoy wonderful international cuisine, rides, games, shows, performances, henna, markets, camel rides and more. All are welcome.