Apple and Grape dates back to about 1954 growing stronger every 2nd year. There is over 52,000 visitors to Stanthorpe for the Apple and Grape Festival.
Starting Friday 7th with the Fire & Ice Gala Ball, the Festival Young Ambassador Award through to Sunday 9th March. Saturday 8th grape crushing in the street, plus the street parade around 2pm. Fireworks over the creek.
Stanthorpe offers fine food,fun and wine. Start the festival off by going on the Seasonal Harvest Tours & Harvest Feasts on Thursday 6th or Friday 7th. Try our local cheese and wine in the park. Cooking demonstrations in seasonal food at Weeroona Park from 10-11am the 12-1pm Tickets for the helicopter rides can be purchased in the main street. Plenty of things for the children to do and enjoy.
Wishing every-one a fun time.
Click the 'read more' link below for more information and a link to the official Apple and Grape website
It’s Bigger and Better!
The 2014 Stanthorpe Campdraft is even bigger this year with the anticipation of 720 first round runs involving 180 individual riders and over 350 horses on the ground over the 2 days of competition.
There is a wealth of fantastic prizes on offer, including over $3000 worth of prize money up for grabs. Gates open 7am, 10th and 11th May 2014 at the Stanthorpe Showgrounds. Spectators are more than welcome with food and drinks offered all day and some fantastic campdrafting action to watch.
Further details and entry forms are available at www.granitenet.com.au/groups/sports/campdraft. Don’t forget to like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Stanthorpe-Campdraft-Team-Penning-Sub-Committee/358906084202645
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