Happy New Year and hello 2018
Published on 01 Jan 2018
Happy New Year, and welcome to 2018.
Every Sunday during January live entertainment will be performing in City Park Launceston from 12:30 to 2:30pm for the entire family to enjoy. City Park is a great destination for a family picnic this summer, and with free entertainment provided by Launceston City Council, it makes it even better to organise that family event!
Enjoy your time in Launceston during the summer school holidays with these fabulous events!
Daniel J Townsend - 'Homecoming'Thu 11th January 2018
The Royal Oak Hotel - Corner Bristbane and Tamar Street, Launceston, Tasmania
The Tasmanian born native is back in town and ready to share his talented folk music with Launceston for one night only. This man “sings stories”, some of his lyrics are derived from old folk songs, some hymnals and others about his own personal journey in Tasmania and beyond. All are weaved together in stunning melody.
For more information visit the Facebook Events post.
MOFO in LauncestonFri 12th to Sun 14th Januaryr 2018
Various events and locations
The famous MOFO is expanding to the Northern reaches of Tasmania for the first time and not to be missed. Creative acts, live performances, art in unlikely places, and a block party, the list is bold and enticing. With such a great line up of entertainers, Launceston has not been forgotten this year!
For more information visit the MOFO Launceston website.
The Esk BeerfestSat 13th Januaryr 2018 - from 2pm
Royal Park, Launceston, Tasmania
Over 250 unique beers, cocktails, wines and ciders handcrafted all in the one location! Now in conjunction with Launceston City Council and home to a new location, Beerfest is looking to be bigger and better than ever. Along with a great line up of musicians and comedians, there will also be live demonstrations, master-classes and tastings available. If you want to bring the whole family, there will be children’s entertainment too, bringing the festival in line with the National Beerfest focus for a family friendly environment. Kick back along the riverbank with your loved ones and soak up the live music, delicious Tasmanian food and of course, a ‘cold one’ to match.
Find our more at the The Esk Beerfest website
Deadly Down UnderSWed 24th January 2018 - 12:00pm and 3:00 pm
Princess Theatre - 57 Brisbane Street, Launceston
A stage show like no other is coming to town! Steve Backshall has had two sell out Australian tours with Deadly Down Under, showcasing Australia’s deadliest animals – some of which will be on show with him live in the act. Bring your courage with you for this amazing afternoon of entertainment.
More information available at the Theatre North Website