All events

October 2017

Oct1

Location:
Beenleigh Showgrounds

Category:
Arts and Crafts; Community; Markets

Beenleigh Craft and Farmers Market

Every week on Sunday, until further notice

A general variety market with farmers produce, fresh fish, pets, crafts and a wide variety of new and second hand goods. This market has a ban on dogs and smoking. Admission is free and there's plenty of internal parking.
Oct1

Location:
Croydon Road, Woodridge (opposite the Woodridge train station)

Category:
Community; Markets

Global Food Village

Every week on Sunday, until further notice

Why not come and enjoy a day out with the international atmosphere and experience more than 200 nationalities and cultural experiences including multi-cultural costumes and shopping? The market provides international breakfast foods from Europe, Africa and Asia.
Oct4

Location:
Beenleigh Town Square

Admission:
Free entry

Category:
Arts and Crafts; Community; Markets

Beenleigh Town Square Markets

Every week on Wednesday, until further notice

The Beenleigh Town Square Markets are a vibrant mid-week market with food trucks, produce, arts, crafts & more. The markets are open for both breakfast and lunch, providing a wide array of international cuisines, coffee, baked goods & provisions. Plus the selection of arts, craft and farm-fresh fruit & vegetables makes them the perfect mid-week stop in the heart of Beenleigh CBD.
Oct21

Location:
Jimboomba State School

Category:
Community; Markets

Jimboomba Country Market

Every month on the 3rd Saturday of the month, until further notice

Large variety of plants, fresh fruit and vegetables, crafts and brick-a-brack. Please note that no dogs are permitted. Approximately 300 stalls, bookings not required, first come first served basis for casual stall holders. Markets do not run during the month of January.
Oct26

Location:
Waller Park Browns Plains

Admission:
from $25

Category:
Entertainment

Circus Phoenix Extreme

Thursday, 26th Oct 2017 7:00pm-9:00pm

PHOENIX EXTREME PRODUCTIONS IS PROUD TO PRESENT A thrilling and spellbinding show gathering all elements of new generation circus where performance and extreme sports collide in a two hour high energy performance.
Oct27

Location:
Beenleigh Events Centre

Admission:
Free

Category:
Environmental

Logan Eco Forum

Friday, 27th Oct 2017 9:00am-4:00pm

Join renowned wildlife photographer Steve Parish, Discovery Channel’s snake handler-extraordinaire Julie Baker and other acclaimed nature presenters and environmental leaders at the inaugural Logan Eco Forum. The free event, with workshops, performances and interactive activities for all ages and interests, will explore the many ways we can connect to nature and the many benefits a relationship with the environment brings. From encouraging children to play in nature to enhancing wellbeing through conservation to sustainable living, everyone is welcome to come along and contribute ideas and experiences as well as take part in a wide range of hands-on fun events exploring...
Oct27

Location:
Kingston Butter Factory

Admission:
FREE

Category:
Community; Entertainment; Live Music or Concert; Markets

Eats & Beats

Friday, 27th Oct 2017 5:00pm-9:00pm

Eats & Beats is a must-do event for families and food aficionados, delivering mouth-watering meals and live music acts, performing throughout the evening. Check out the frequently asked questions for more information about attending Eats & Beats.
Oct28

Location:
Logan Art Gallery

Admission:
Free

Category:
Arts and Crafts; Community; Entertainment; Cultural

Artist's book launch

Saturday, 28th Oct 2017 2:00pm-3:30pm

Internationally recognised Logan artist Sandra Temple will launch her limited edition hard cover book that includes images of body art photographed in scenic locations around Logan. On the day there will be models painted in a variety of body art designs and they join Sandra to sign copies of the book.Light refreshment will be served so bookings are essential by phone on 3412 5519 or email artgallery@logan.qld.gov.au
Oct28

Location:
Lagoon Park, Spring Mountain Acreage Estate

Admission:
Free

Category:
Community; Entertainment

Find your spring groove under the trees at Spring Mountain

Saturday, 28th Oct 2017 3:00pm-6:00pm

If you want to get away from it all – but only have a couple of hours to spare – head to the Spring Picnic at the beautiful Spring Mountain Acreage Estate, in Greenbank. While kids of all sizes can explore the brand new adventure playground, with its timber fort, flying fox and slides, the big kids can kick back and soak up the sunshine and music under the gumtrees. Master of Ceremonies Dene Harris will bring his own brand of smooth moves to an afternoon of live music and fun for the whole family. The entertainment is free, including...
Oct28

Location:
Logan Entertainment Centre, 170 Wembley Road, Logan Central

Admission:
Adult: $25 | Concession: $20 | Child (2-12yrs): $15

Category:
Children; Musical; Theatre; Dance; Concert

Marsden SHS Arts Showcase 2017 "Home"

Saturday, 28th Oct 2017 3:00pm-9:00pm

Two Shows: 3pm & 7pm Marsden State High School is renowned for its excellent Performing and Creative Arts Program. The Marsden SHS Showcase, now in its tenth year of production, is an opportunity for the school and wider community to experience and celebrate the many talented students involved in the Arts. This year's Arts Showcase explores the concept of 'home'. To this diverse cast of students, home is not just a place. It is also the important people, the sentimental treasures and the fond memories that remind them of where they belong. The show examines the human connection to home...
Oct31

Location:
Logan Entertainment Centre, 170 Wembley Road, Logan Central

Admission:
Table - Entry: $21.50 | Group 8+ / Members: $20.50pp Balcony (no morning tea) - Entry: $20.50 | Group 8+ / Member: $19pp

Category:
Musical; Concert

Merry Melodies: Reception the Musical

Tuesday, 31st Oct 2017 11:00am-12:45pm

A celebration of all things administration, Reception: The Musical tells the story of a receptionist who finds joy in the manic world of customer service, stationery orders and thinking on your swivel chair. Inspired by true stories from behind the front desk, this original cabaret comedy is a must-see for office workers and theatre lovers everywhere. It's the office memo you don't want to miss! Written by award-winning writer/performer Bethany Simons and leading Melbourne composer Peter de Jager, this uplifting and hilarious production features a toe-tapping original score. Songs include My Name is Bethany (Not Stephanie), Do You Have Sticky...