Saturday December 2nd

An action-packed day

Key Events

 

2:00pm

Wilders Bakery Cherry Pie Eating Registration
Sponsor Stage, Map Reference 1: Anderson Park 

2:30pm – 3:30pm

Wilders Bakery Cherry Pie Eating Championships
Entries on the day (limited numbers)
Featuring Celebrity round.
Prizes for each section Junior: $100, Senior: $250
Sponsor Stage, Map Reference 1: Anderson Park

4:00pm – 5:00pm 

National Cherry Festival Street Parade
Boorowa Street
Sponsored By E. B Batnich & Cherry More Juice

5:00pm – 7:15pm

Celtic Tattoo Themed Spectacular
Sponsored by The Grog Shed & Wombat Cellars
Map Reference 3: In front of the Town Hall
 
Gates open at 12 noon

Young Rodeo
Young Race Course
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Activities

 

8:00am – 2:00pm

Young and Region Farmers Markets
Seasonal, fresh and value added gourmet foods direct from the producer.
Map Reference 1: Anderson Park

8:00am – 6:00pm

National Cherry Festival Market Stalls
Map Reference 1: Anderson Park
Sponsored By E & B Batnich Cherry More Juice

9:00am – 2.30pm

National Cherry Festival Motor Vehicle Display
Presented by the Young Heritage Motor Club
Map Reference 3: Town Hall Car Park

9:30am – 5:00pm

Hanging of the Quilts
Map Reference 6: Millards Centre
P: 02 6282 1231

9:30am – 5:00pm

20th Annual Cherry Festival Photographic Competition & Exhibition
Map Reference 6: First Floor Millards Centre
www.youngcameraclub.com

9:30am – 5:00pm

34th Annual National Cherry Festival Competitive Art Exhibition
Map Reference 3: Town Hall
P: 02 6382 3268 – Heather
www.youngsocietyofartistsinc.wordpress.com

9:00am – 4:00pm

Hilltops Heritage Rally
Map Reference 9: Carrington Park
P: Andrew 0439 782 974
www.visithilltopsregion.com.au 

10:00am – 2:00pm

Live Street Entertainment
Map Reference 17: Second Stage Corner of Boorowa and Lynch Street

10:00am – 4:00pm

Lambing Flat Folk Museum
A digital display of old historic photos and films
Map Reference 8: Campbell St 
P: 02 6382 2248
www.lambingflatmuseum.webs.com

10:00am – 4:00pm

Advent ART Exhibition
Walk a mile in these shoes
Map Reference 11: St John’s Anglican Church
P: 02 6382 1811
W: www.adventart.org

11:00am – 5:00pm

Young Quick Shear
Registration – 10:00am
(Novice, Intermediate, Senior & Open Diversion)
Map Reference 7: Young Services Club
P: Emily Richens 0400 270 169
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Entertainment

 

Entertainment on  South West Slopes Credit Union StageMap Reference 1: Anderson Park

Sponsored by VisitCanberra

7:55am

Acknowledgement to Country 

8:15am – 9:00am

Live Music: Red Cherry Jazz 

9:15am – 9:45am

Live Music: Young Public School 

9:45am – 10:00am

Leanne Simms Academy of Dance 

10:00am – 10:20am

Live Music: Young Town Band

10:30am – 11:10am

Live Music: YRSM Stage Band

11:10am – 11:25am

Christine Wishart School of Dance

11:30am – 12 noon 

Live Music: Sing Australia

12:10pm – 12:40pm

Live Music: Hilltops Choir 

12:45pm

Announcement of the Cherry Growers Display Winners (Place your vote in the boxes at the Young and Region Farmers Markets) 

12:50pm – 1:30pm

Busking Competition Results and Performance
Sponsored by M&Ms Music Studio 

1:30pm – 1:45pm

South West Slopes Credit Union National Cherry Festival Lambing Flat Fellowship Of Australian Writers Competition Announcement 

Second Stage – 10:00am – 2:00pm

10:00am – 10:30am 

Live Music : Sing Australia  
Map Reference 15: Second Stage  

10:30am – 10:45am

Live Entertainment: Coota Bollywood All Stars  
Map Reference 15: Second Stage  

11:15am – 11:30am

Live Entertainment: Coota Bollywood All Stars  
Map Reference 15: Second Stage  

1:30pm – 2:00pm

Live Entertainment: Soul. Love and Happiness presents Balabeats – Djembe Drumming Band  
Map Reference 15: Second Stage  

Other locations 

9:30am – 12:30pm

Busking Competition
Sponsored by M&Ms Music Studio
Map Reference 16: Boorowa Street 

10:00am

Young Sporting Walk of Fame – Official Opening
Map Reference 12: Tresilian Park Cnr Marina & Zouch Streets.
www.visithilltopsregion.com.au

 

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Other Entertainment

Check out the venue websites and facebook pages for the latest information: 

Young Services Club, Young Golf Club, Young Bowling Club, Great Eastern Hotel, Criterion Hotel, Commercial Hotel, Australian Hotel, Wombat Hotel

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