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FROM CRAFT BEER GATH­ER­INGS TO MU­SIC FESTIVALS, THE COAST HAS SOME­THING FOR EVERY­ONE

Life & Style Weekend - - WHAT’S ON -

CRAFT BEER SUN­SHINE COAST FES­TI­VAL Novem­ber 25 Time: from 3pm Where: Sun­shine Coast Sta­dium, 31 Sports­mans Pde, Boka­rina Craft beer lovers of the Sun­shine Coast unite! This fes­ti­val is all about tast­ing and find­ing brews you’ll love. A true cel­e­bra­tion of craft beer and cider cre­ativ­ity and di­ver­sity. En­joy rides, photo booths, food pair­ing and com­pe­ti­tions. Tickets on sale at craft­beer­sun­shinecoast.com.au IG­NITE CHILLI FES­TI­VAL CALOUN­DRA Novem­ber 25 Time: 1-8pm Where: Bul­cock St, Caloun­dra Caloun­dra is turn­ing up the heat. The in­au­gu­ral Ig­nite Chilli Fes­ti­val will fill Bul­cock St with all kinds of spicy good­ness. There will be cook­ing demon­stra­tions, in­for­ma­tion tents, live en­ter­tain­ment and ac­tiv­i­ties plus loads of unique stalls of­fer­ing all kinds of chilli-in­spired prod­ucts in­clud­ing arts and crafts, fash­ion, street food, jew­ellery, home­wares and hand­made life­style prod­ucts. FAM­ILY FUN DAY Novem­ber 26 Time: 10am–3pm Where: Cot­ton Tree Park, Ma­roochy­dore. Help our na­tive wildlife by join­ing Wildlife Res­cue Sun­shine Coast for a fam­ily fun day. The kids will love the rep­tile dis­play, plus there will be a jump­ing cas­tle and face paint­ing. Fuel up with a sausage siz­zle or check out the food and mar­ket stalls. There will also be raf­fles and loads of prizes to give away. All pro­ceeds go di­rectly to the res­cue and care of our wildlife. THE AINTS PLAY THE SAINTS (’73-’78) Novem­ber 26 Time: Doors open 4pm Where: The Shed, Dow­nun­der Dr, Palm­woods Cel­e­brat­ing the 40th an­niver­sary of The Saints’ al­bum (I’m) Stranded, found­ing mem­ber, gui­tarist and song­writer Ed Kuep­per re­vis­its the iconic ma­te­rial from 1973 to ’78. Ed is joined by Sun­ny­boys bassist Peter Ox­ley, drum­mer Paul Lar­son from The Celi­bate Ri­fles and key­boardist Alis­ter Spence. “The Aints’’ will per­form the songs that spanned The Saints’ first three ground-break­ing al­bums: the proto-punk clas­sic (I’m) Stranded (1977), the hugely in­flu­en­tial Eter­nally Yours (1978), and the genre-de­fy­ing Pre­his­toric Sounds (1978). THE WAIFS 25Th AN­NIVER­SARY TOUR Novem­ber 29 Time: 8pm Where: The Events Cen­tre, Caloun­dra. 2017 marks the con­tin­u­a­tion of The Waifs 25th An­niver­sary tour across Aus­tralia. The Waifs are cel­e­brat­ing and com­mem­o­rat­ing this event hav­ing re­leased their crit­i­cally ac­claimed dou­ble al­bum "Iron­bark" which took out the num­ber one po­si­tion on the Aria charts, the first time for the band to have achieved this mile­stone. An Evening with The Waifs fea­tures over two hours of mu­sic that spans their 25-year his­tory of tour­ing with their sets de­ter­mined with in­put from you, and laced with your sto­ries. JUN­GLE LOVE FES­TI­VAL Novem­ber 30 to De­cem­ber 2 Where: Bo­rumba Deer Park, Yabba Creek, Im­bil. A bou­tique mu­sic fes­ti­val that cel­e­brates up-and-com­ing lo­cal mu­si­cians, artists and art work­ers. This is a fes­ti­val like no other, set in the beau­ti­ful nat­u­ral sur­rounds of Bo­rumba Deer Park and back­ing on to Yabba Creek. WOOD­FORD FOLK FES­TI­VAL De­cem­ber 27 to Jan­uary 1 Where: Wood­for­dia, Wood­ford. Es­cape from re­al­ity and im­merse your­self in cul­tures from near and far. The Wood­ford Folk Fes­ti­val is a place where artists in­spire, com­mu­nity spirit en­gulfs and life mem­o­ries are made. More than 2000 per­form­ers and 400 events are pro­grammed, fea­tur­ing lo­cal, na­tional and in­ter­na­tional guests. This year’s fes­ti­val will have con­certs, dances, writ­ers’ pan­els, a film fes­ti­val and more.

PHOTO: WOOD­FORD FOLK FES­TI­VAL

Magic hap­pens at Wood­ford Folk Fes­ti­val.

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