The picturesque hamlet of Hampton in Queensland will celebrate their creative culture, regional produce and gourmet industries in May when the annual Hampton Festival is held.
The 13th Festival promises plenty to see, taste and enjoy. Food enthusiasts will have the opportunity to buy fresh produce, chat with local growers and explore the many restaurants, wineries and market retailers.... more
The Festival is also home to the annual Hampton Art Exhibition featuring over 50 artists from the very creative local community. In addition, there will be an Artist In Residence program, art demonstrations and live art happenings throughout this site.
Celebrity chefs will present lively cooking demonstrations in the covered marquee featuring key ingredients from local farms and producers. Farmers will be on hand to chat to the chefs and audience about their produce including growing methods, uses and nutritional values.... less
There is a dedicated children's area with interactive creative activities and face painting.
Disabled parking, access and toilets are available. Grounds are grass or gravel.
How To Get There
The Hampton Festival is located in Chapman Park, corner of New England Highway and Esk-Hampton Road, Hampton. Once you reach Hampton you can't miss it.
By car - from Toowoomba - travel north via Highfields along the picturesque New England Highway. Hampton is 32 kilometres or half an hour from Toowoomba.
From Brisbane - travel west out of Brisbane along the Warrego Highway. Turn right at Blacksoil onto the Brisbane Valley Highway. In Esk turn left onto the Esk-Hampton Road. Enjoy the lovely half hour climb up the range to Hampton.
From Sunshine Coast - travel via Beerwah, Kilcoy and Esk. In Esk turn right onto the Hampton-Esk Road. Enjoy the lovely half hour climb up the range to Hampton.
From north - travel south along the New England Highway through Cooyar and Crows Nest. Hampton is 12 kilometres south of Crows Nest.
|Adult||$10.00||17 May||Children under 12 are free.|
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