Showcasing a fantastic array of arts, crafts, wares, food and drinks at the Country Markets in Arthur and Wyndham Streets. Customers are sure to find something to take home. Heaps of market stalls to wander through and of course there will be bargains to be found.
Saturday and Sunday 7am-1pm at the markets
LOCATION: Arthur Street, Mcdowall and Wyndham Street – adjacent to the Post Office.
Ponies and Animals 2 U – this includes a petting zoo, pony rides and a small jumping castle.
Entry to the Animal Nursery $5
Feed for Farm Animals $1
Pony Rides $7
Small Jumping Castle $5
$45 combo ticket per child (animal farm, jumping castle and pony rides for the whole Festival (Friday at Big Rig Parklands, Saturday and Sunday 7am - 1pm at the Markets (Wyndham Street - adjacent to the Post Office).
Location: In front of the stage in Roma CBD
Bring you own chair to enjoy a demonstration of cooking skills on the barbie with Matt Golinski and Glen Barratt. Fresh from the Outback Tucker Under the Stars and armed with local produce Matt and Glen will give us all the inside information on healthy cooking, made easy.
Location: 2 Riggers Rd Roma (BIG RIG OIL PATCH)
Discover the rigs, machinery and the true grit pioneers that shaped the remarkable history of Australias's oil and gas industry.
The Big Rig's Oil Patch attraction is an enjoyable, relaxed way to learn about Roma's oil and gas history.
The Oil Patch is an outside display of oil and gas exploration and product equipment, explained by suitable signs and audio panels. these facilities allow the oil patch to be a self-guided experience.
Child (12years and under) $7.00
Family (2 x adults 2 x children) $25.00
Phone: 07 46 222 325
Location: McDowall St Roma CBD
The WATPAC Street Parade will proceed down McDowall Street at 9.00am on Saturday.
THEME for floats in 2020 is TBC
This annual parade show-case Charities, Businesses, Sporting and Recreational Clubs, Schools in Roma and surrounding Districts. With Floats in different shapes and sizes. This parade is a must see in Roma's Easter in the Country Festival. Commencing at Spencer Street and moving through Charles and Gregory Streets.
From Thursday 9th April the Easter Art Show will be on display in the Walk of Art (behind the Library in Hawthorne St).
Bring your family and friends along explore the incredible art that Roma and surrounds has to offer.
Entry is just a Gold Coin donation over the Easter Weekend (Thursday to Monday).
Location: Walk of Art (adjacent to the Library)
Address: 38 - 44 Hawthorne Street, Roma Queensland 4455
Cost:Thursday to Monday – Gold coin donation
St Paul’s Anglican Church will be open over Easter and visitors are most welcome to view the wonderful stained glass windows and magnificent building.
Morning tea will be available at St Paul’s Saturday morning following the street parade – fresh coffee, homemade cakes and slices will be on sale.
The vintage and historical cars will be on display adjacent to the Church in Bungil Street, following the street parade.
St Paul’s Anglican Church Roma - Easter Sunday Service is at 9am Sunday 12 April 2020 Cnr of Bungil and Arthur Streets.
Check out - The Westside Car Display
During the Street Parade, The Westside Car Display will be parked in McDowall Street.
The Westside Car Club Meet was established six years ago in Toowoomba. The Club meets monthly with over three hundred members. There is a mixture of old school cars and modern cars. All monies raised from fundraising events go to the Homeless War Veterans to purchase swags, meals and clothing.
Roma's Easter In The Country Committee welcome Westside Car Club to the Festival and thank them sincerely for providing a fabulous and entertaining display of Hot Wheels.
LOCATION: BIG STAGE - MCDOWALL STREET
FREE EVENT -
Be entertained by Country Legends - Keith Jamieson, Alisha Smith, Caitlyn Jamieson, Jeff Brown and Garry Fogarty. Catch your breath and listen to live music in our country pubs.
Tour a piece of Roma’s History
Roma’s Historical Precincts Inc is a local committee dedicated to the preservation and restoration of the Roma Butter Factory.
Self-guided tours of the Butter Factory will be welcomed for a gold coin donation.
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 10:30am – 2:00pm
Monday: 7am – 10:00am – Sausage Sizzle to say “until we meet again – safe travels”.
From Cars in the Garden (commemorating the Aussie Car Industry) to viewing the Car and Truck Restoration Program incorporating over 500 pictures of Road Trips in the USA with an Aussie Overtone.
A fabulous collage of photos which tell a million stories and a visit not to be missed when you are in town for Roma’s Easter In The Country.
You can even get your photo taken with the long horns - Jack or Tex. See you at UP THE CREEK GARAGE
$25 double/family for a day pass
Complimentary Morning and/or Afternoon Tea.
Open from 9am – 5pm Thursday, Good Friday & Easter Monday.
Open from 11am - 8pm Saturday with a free sausage sizzle at 6:00pm
Located at 14 George St, Roma
(Just behind Shady's Lagoon.15 minute walk along the Adungadoo pathway from the Big Rig, 10 minutes from the Post Office.)
Easter in the Country 2020
Home of Peter and Helen Wells, Roslyn Drive, Roma Q 4455
Open 4 days !
10am - 4pm Good Friday
12 pm – 4pm Easter Saturday
10am – 4pm Easter Sunday
10am -2pm Easter Monday
Directions: Turn left from Warrego hwy opposite Roma Saleyards
Continue straight onto Roslyn Drive and 4th driveway on Right (White Arch over driveway)
Entry: Gold coin donation
Canteen available with tea, coffee, cold drinks and a selection of home cooked cakes and slices.
There will also be a raffle running over the weekend. All funds raised from the weekend will be donated to the Cancer Council Queensland Roma Branch.
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