1. Spring Carnival Launch Party
Friday, August 16 - The Hampdens, Romano's
Organised by the Wagga Picnics Committee, get into the spring spirit with the help of guest speaker Peter Moody, the trainer of Australia's unbeaten champion Black Caviar. Listen to his tales of successes and failures all over an afternoon of drinks and nibbles.
2. Class of 59 Rock and Roll Circus Tour
Friday, August 16 - Wagga Civic Theatre
Enjoy a two hour roller coaster of mixed rock and roll entertainment. Featuring hits by original stars like Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly and Jerry Lewis, let the music get you out of your seat and on your feet.
3. Narrandera Camellia Show
Friday and Saturday, August 16 and 17 - Narrandera Ex-Servicemen's Club
Marvel at the blooms of locally grown camellia and those source further afield. Watch the trophy presentation my Cootamundra MP Steph Cooke, and chat to experts in gardening. Proceeds of the day go to the CanAssist charity.
4. Riverina Science Festival: Future World
Saturday, August 17 - Wagga Civic Theatre
For its sixth year, get hands on for a week of free science activities which concludes with the final 'Future World' workshop, transforming the theatre into a science hub of virtual reality, experiments and discovery.
5. Craig Giles, Kinta and Peter Pratt Concert
Sunday, August 18 - Wagga Commercial Club
Internationally acclaimed recording artist Craig Giles, Southern songbird KIinta and Western crooner Peter Pratt are gearing up to put on a three-hour show of tunes and laughter.
6. Guest Artist Talk
Friday, August 16 - Wagga Art Gallery
Photographic artist Aletheia Casey will reflect on her photographic practice and career after growing up in Wagga to now be based between London and Australia, lecture in London and The Netherlands, and exhibit her work nationally and internationally.
7. Top Dog Film Festival
Tuesday, August 20 - Forum 6 Cinema
Prepare to get emotional as you take a two hour journey through the lives of dogs across the globe, chosen from some of the top canine-focused films released. From huskies in Alaska to Australian working dogs, there's heroic tales and heart-stopping moment showing the bond between humans and animals.
8. Dami Im Dreamer Tour
Friday, August 23 - Wagga Civic Theatre
Audiences can expect to hear the pop star's famed power ballad Sound of Silence, as well as crowd favourites from her time on X-Factor like Smile and Super Love. Dami will also give a sneak preview of her new album releasing in September.