Summer in Launceston
Published on 09 Jan 2016
Launceston is a terrific destination to escape to during the summer. With Adina Place Motel Apartments located conveniently within walking distance of the city centre, you have easy access to many of the events that are hosted throughout the summer!
The Red Hot Summer TourSaturday 30th January 2016
Country Club Casino – Gates open at 12:30pm
The annual Red Hot Summer Tour returns to Launceston’s Country Club Casino this summer with an incredible Aussie Rock line-up featuring Jimmy Barnes, The Angels, Noiseworks, The Badloves, Mark Seymour and Undertow! This wonderful outdoor concert on the grounds of the Casino is not to be missed. Tickets do sell quickly, so call 1300 795 257 to purchase tickets, or visit www.redhotsummertour.com.au for more information.
Ron Vincent Sings Cat Stevens30 January 2016 – 8pm
Earl Arts Centre
This world class show by Ron Vincent and his band showcases the very best of Cat Stevens music, in this not-to-be-missed one night only performance. Ron looks and sounds like Cat Stevens, and delivers a wonderful performance celebrating the great and unique Cat Stevens.
For more information, visit: http://theatrenorth.com.au/ron-vincent-sings-cat-stevens/
FestivaleFriday 12th February - Sunday 14th Februrary
Launceston City Park
Festivale is an iconic and award-winning Tasmanian event, drawing people together to enjoy the best food, wine, produce, beer and cider Tasmania has to offer from 12 - 14 February, 2016. More than 30,000 people are expected to flock to Festivale to enjoy the offerings of over 70 stall-holders.
Friday 12th Februray - 5:30pm to 10:45pm
Saturday 13th Februrary -11am to 10:45pm
Sunday 14th Februray - 10am to 4:00pm
AFL NAB Challenge 2016 – Hawthorn vs CarltonThursday 18th February 7:10pm
Enjoy an evening of summer football at Aurora Stadium with Tasmania’s favourite football team, the Hawks taking on old rivals Carlton. Tickets are on sale at www.ticketmaster.com.au.
Twilight Market at SeaportFriday 19th February – 4pm to 9pm
Meet your favourite Hawthorn Football Club stars, and enjoy feature rich entertainment from local artists and performers. Enjoy the food and wine that makes the greater Launceston region famous, in an evening of family friendly fun.
Entry is free!
Ted Egan – The Outback ShowSaturday 20th Februray 2016
Earl Arts Centre
Ted Egan comes to Launceston! In a music career lasting over 40 years, Ted Egan celebrates Outback Australia, with his songs and stories themed his experiences of life in the Outback.
For more information, visit The Theatre North website
The Launceston CupWednesday 24th February 2016
Part of the Tasmanian Summer Raing Carnival, the Launceston Cup is a prestigious event filled with magnificent fashions, great entertainment, and powerful thoroughbreds racing to claim the Launceston Cup! Not to be missed