2013 is already flying by, with the second half of the year offering some more fantastic community events in the Gladstone and central Queensland region. Brought to you by Gladstone’s favourite local builders, the team at Dixon Homes Gladstone share with our readers our pick of not-to-be-missed events to see out the remainder of 2013.
2013 Healthy Lifestyle Expo, July 21, Endeavour Park, Town of 1770,
Now in its third year, the 2013 Healthy Lifestyle Expo will see the return of celebrity chef Peter Wolfe who will delight taste buds with an assortment of delicious and healthy foods, proving that you can make friends with salad. Local produce vendors will be selling a variety of fresh from the farm produce, not to mention a variety of relaxing activities like yoga and massage that promotes health and wellbeing.
Showstoppers of London’s West End, Aug 20, Gladstone Marina, Bryan Jordan Dr.
For an action packed weekend of showtunes like no other, the Gladstone Marina will host a star cast in their latest narrative tribute, with a show spanning the best of the 100 years of memorable hits that have been performed on London’s theatre district. With numbers from My Fair Lady, Miss Saigon, Les Miserables and so many more. Industry professional deliver these songs in consummate performances, you may forget that you aren’t actually in London’s West End
Gladstone Seafood Festival, Sep 1, Gladstone Marina Parklands, Bryan Jordan Drive
A day Dad will remember, since the Gladstone Seafood Festival falls on Father’s Day. Celebrate the best seafood the Capricorn Coast has to offer including lobster, prawns, oysters and of course lots of activities and events for the whole family to enjoy. We also hear that beer goes very well with seafood – with a licensed bar at the festival for all (over 18) to enjoy.
The Music and Comedy of Black Tie, Oct 8, Gladstone Marina Plaza, Bryan Jordan Drive
A unique cabaret act consisting of two brothers and their musician wives, this is cabaret by the bay with performances that have gained the group huge attention after they gained The Mo Award for Best Cabaret Group, one of the highest accolades in the industry. Check Gladstone Council Events website for more details closer to the date.
Hello Kitty Flanagan, 15 Nov, Bryan Jordan Drive Parklands, Gladstone
If you’ve witnessed the witty repertoire of renowned comedian Kitty Flanagan on The Project and Good News Week, you’ll love seeing her deliver her very own brand of self-deprecating humour with nothing off limits as she answers pressing questions like ‘is it acceptable to take a beverage to the dunny?’ among many extraordinary others.
These are just some of the events and festivities taking part in the Gladstone region in the second part of 2013. With the Dixon Home Gladstone team living in the community, chances are we’ll see you there enjoying all the best the beautiful Gladstone Region has to offer.