1. SMELL THE FLOWERS
Gore’s Rhododendron Festival at the Gore Gardens from 11am to 3pm on Sunday. Plenty of stalls, music and entertainment for the kids.
2. TAP YOUR TOES
Delaney Davidson will perform his new show Magic Lightbox at the Eastern Southland Gallery on Friday at 8pm. Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for children, available at the gallery.
3. LOOK SKYWARD
The Balfour Lions is holding its fireworks display and community night out at the town’s racecourse on Saturday night from 6.30pm. Stalls, children’s entertainment and Elbow Junction will be playing. Entry is $5 each. Will go ahead regardless of the weather.
4. WATCH THE ACTION
The Northern Southland Pony Club Show is on at the Lumsden Recreation Grounds on Saturday.
5. BE AT THE FINISH LINE
The Invercargill to Gore stage of the Tour of Southland finishes on Hokonui Drive early on Friday afternoon.