If you're looking for something free and fun to do on the weekend with your family, head to Westfest - The Westside Spring Carnival on Saturday 12 October for an afternoon and evening of fantastic entertainment, stalls revelry, delicious food and drinks and exciting rides.
From 3pm, Westside Christian College will be filled with boisterous crowds here to have a wonderful time. For those needing a bit of retail therapy, pick up a bargain at the various market stalls with pre-loved clothing and accessories, secondhand books, arts & crafts, funky glow products and showbags. What's more, you can fill your pantry with great gourmet preserves and homemade cakes and sweets.
Bring your kids because there will be heaps of activities for children including getting a hair makeover at the crazy hair stall, face makeover at the face painting stall and visiting the cutest farm animals. In addition, drop by the sideshow alley for some friendly competition playing your favourite games like putt putt golf, footy throw, chocolate wheel and knock-ems. You'd never know, but that awesome prize might be yours. Good times guaranteed!
Consider your dinner sorted with a collection of food stalls filled with delectably reasonably priced food. Choose from hamburgers, fish and chips, Indian, pig on a spit, fresh sandwiches and the carnival must, dagwood dogs. What's more, teas, coffees, home baked goodies will be available for those needing a yummy snack.
The rides galore at Westfest promises to get the adrenalin pumping. For the brave and daring, Storm and Round Up are just the rides for you; for the bold and adventurous, laser skirmish, superslide and jungle jive will be perfect; and for toddlers, cup & saucer and animal farm are surely to bring smiles and giggles. For ride fanatics, grab a bargain ride wristband for only $30 on the day, otherwise single tickets can also be purchased for $5. For more information on these exciting rides, check out their website.
Relax and chill out to the fabulous entertainment with exciting dance shows, talented singing performances, school bands and lots more. Whatever you do, don't miss out on the magnificent fireworks at 8.30pm.
With so much happening at Westfest, you definitely don't want to miss this splendid event.