1. Discover the sound and taste of Wagga's many cultures
Fusion Festival | Saturday, October 19 | Baylis Street
The city's biggest street festival is ready to launch for another year, lining the main street with live music, cultural cuisine and a range of entertainment. Enjoy the vibrancy of a town coming to life in all its best forms.
2. Steps towards a good cause
Relay For Life | Saturday to Sunday, October 19-20 | Conolly Rugby Park
In an overnight mission to raise money and awareness for cancer, join this year's Relay For Life with the Cancer Council. Walk the oval over a 24 hour relay, witness moving ceremonies and get among the action of a range of activities on offer like like music and competitions. Make a night of it and camp out under the stars for a good cause.
3. Snag a bargain
Markets by the Lake | Saturday, October 19 | Apex Park
Enjoy a barbecue for a good cause down by Lake Albert with a plethora of food and drinks available, as well as stalls to browse through. Entry to Markets by the Lake is a gold coin donation for CanAssist.
4. Get your engines revving
Wagga Classic Car Show and Shine | Sunday, October 20 | Murrumbidgee Turf Club
Motoring fanatic or not, check out the range of classic cars on display and take a trip back in time. Organised by the Riverina Monaro's and Holden Car Club, all proceeds will be donated locally to Can Assist.
5. Taste the region's finest flavours
Devour Wagga and Riverina | Month of October | Wagga Dining Venues
For the entire month, the fresh flavours of locally sourced, produced and sold delicacies are put on show to kick start the festival season. Whether it be dining in at various cafes, restaurants and alfresco scenes or a picnic in the park, dig in to all the tasty treats on offer through a number of events. Stay in town, or branch out to the wider region.