Daylight savings is coming to an end and the weather is starting to cool off, but there’s no need to go into hibernation! Kick start your autumn with a whole lot of fun and head along to some of the awesome events and activities happening across the City of Casey this season.
Green Living Festival
Saturday 2 April
This free event at Bunjil Place will feature over 20 stallholders and include expert presentations, workshops and kids’ activities, all with an environmentally friendly focus to help kick start your sustainable living journey. By the end of the day, you’ll be living greener than the Incredible Hulk! Food and beverages will be available all day, including a free coffee for each attendee.
Bumble Bee Baby and Children’s Market
Sunday 3 April
Whether you’re a parent, grandparent, carer, or expecting your first child, this market at Berwick Fields Primary School has everything you could possibly need for little ones! Not only will there be heaps of high quality pre-loved, handmade and new goods available at reasonable prices, a range of local service providers will also be attending.
Grab a coffee and browse more than 40 stalls offering children’s goods for all ages. You are sure to find some fantastic bargains!
Winter Vegetable Gardening
Thursday 7 April
Worried your veggies won’t make it through the winter? This workshop will arm you with all the tips and tricks you need to ensure your crop thrives, from soil preparation to plant selection, companion planting and much more.
Teddy Bears Picnic
Wednesday 13 April
Little ones are in for a bear-y exciting day out when the Teddy Bears Picnic comes to the Old Cheese Factory. Bring your picnic blanket and gather with family and friends for a fun day out in the gardens, complete with dancing, singing and various pop-up activities. There’ll even be a teddy bear hospital!
Casey’s Pride Formal
Thursday 14 April
Members of the LGBTIQA+ community, family, friends and allies are in for a fabulously fun night at the Casey Pride Formal! Organised by Casey Youth Services, this free event will be a safe and inclusive space where young people in Years 9 -12 can celebrate who they are, meet new friends and have a great time. There’ll be music, dancing, games and food, plus live performances from Tara Leigh Dowler, Frieda Commitment and DJ Nussys.
Good Friday Appeal Coffee Fundraiser
Thursday 14 April
Grab your coffee from Joes Java in Cranbourne on Thursday 14 April and get caffeinated for a good cause, all proceeds from 5:30am – 12:00pm will be donated to the Good Friday Appeal!
Casey Pet Expo
Saturday 7 May
After a two year hiatus, the Casey Pet Expo is back at the Wilson Botanic Park amphitheatre! This fun-filled day for four-legged friends will feature an abundance of exciting market stalls, showcasing the latest in pet products, including food, clothing and unique accessories to make your non-human bestie stand out from the pack. There’ll also be plenty of tasty treats, entertainment and live music on the day. Head along with or without your furry friend and join in the action!