Day 1: Friday the 5th of July 2019

Let the ‘Snow’ begin

Indulge and enjoy ‘all things local’ on the first day of Snowflakes in Stanthorpe. The main street of Stanthorpe will be packed with great entertainers, demonstrations and activities.  More info….


  • Meet Marlay the Snowflakes Yowie

  • Granite Belt Artisan Market Stalls

  • Food and Wine Stalls

  • Kids craft and activities

  • Bocce rink and Snowman Toss

  • Chalk Art Competition

  • Whip Cracking

  • Lantern Parade


  • A lineup of great artists on stage

  • Ice Sculpture Challenge

  • Fashion Parade

  • Fireworks


  • 9am to 5pm

  • Main Street Stanthorpe

  • FREE

  • No entry ticket required

  • all day markets, activities and entertainment followed by Lantern Parade and Fireworks


If you want to iceskate without the crowds, then head up to the showgrounds on Friday. Its free to enter the showgrounds. Iceskating is $20 per session
— Marlays Top Tip

More Info about Day 1

Rug up and enjoy the on stage performers, seasonal markets and plenty of kids activities.  The whole family is invited to meet Granite Belt artisans and vendors proudly displaying their seasonal produce and handmade wares. There will be plenty of tasty food and local wines to savour. Join the fun of the bocce rink, the jumping castle, the snowman toss and the whip cracking showcase.  The incredible Ice Sculpture Challenge is not to be missed, followed by the lantern parade past the Big Thermometer and the day ends with the Friday fireworks display. Afterwards, the local restaurants and bars will provide the warmest hospitality around.