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Hay, Kalbar's Country Day is happening in 2020
Hay sculptures are dotting the countryside as the Scenic Rim's hay artists prepare for the annual Kalbar Country Day. Creative entries this year include Hayvengers (The Hulk), Hay Bee Happy, Blu-Hay and Pik-Hay-Chu.
Held on Saturday 17 October 2020, this is one fun family event not to miss. Kicking off at 7 am with a free bush poetry breakfast, Kalbar's main street will transform into a buzzing hive of activity with markets, games, fashion parades, entertainment and scrumptious country fare.
Whether you are searching for plants, salt lamps, honey, windmills, fashion, arts and crafts or homemade goodies, you will be sure to find it here. The fudge and sweets sell quickly, so an early visit to the food stalls is recommended.
A day at Kalbar's Country Day would not be complete without carrot tossing and horseshoe quoits. The fun isn't just for the adults; children will be kept amused with rides, face painting and the hay scramble.
Enjoy Kalbar's country hospitality by tucking into a delicious Devonshire tea or grabbing a bite to eat at one of the food trucks before relaxing on one of the many hay bales lining the street. Local bands will be performing throughout the day. If you're feeling lucky, don't forget to try your luck at one of the raffles.
Don't miss the hay sculptures. The record has been broken this year, so there is plenty to see. A map of the hay sculpture locations can be found on the Kalbar Country Day Facebook page.
Kalbar's Country Day is the perfect opportunity to get into the country spirit this October while supporting the local community.