An array of fabulous and diverse events take place every year on the Mornington Peninsula making the most of its seaside location and fine food and wine. Sample the region’s exceptional food and wine at events such as the Pinot Noir Celebration in February, the Winter Wine Weekend in June or the Mornington Main Street Food and Wine and Performing Arts Festival in October.

MARCH 2010 

APRIL 2010

MAY 2010 

2010 Stillwater Cup Day
November 2nd, 2010
This years Stillwater Cup Day aims to be as extravagant as ever. Keep it sophisticated with a three course luncheon that consists of wonderful local produce at $70 per person. Or explore the outdoor gourmet BBQ grill at $40 per person located by the lake, either way this is not a day to be missed. Don't worry about missing the cup action with the annual "Fashions In The Vines" and two big screens that will be running all day long. Bring the kids and allow them to join in the fun with face painting and plenty of other activities. So get a group together and book now to have a wonderful Cup Day experience.
Location: 25 Harrisons Road, Dromana
For more information: http://stillwateratcrittenden.com.au 
Balnarring Races
November 6th, 2010 November 8th, 2010

Located in a beautiful rural environment, the Balnarring Picnic Racing Club offers all the fun and intrigue of a day at the races. Enjoy a picnic surrounded by an enjoyable atmosphere of suspense and excitement that comes from watching the race. Bring the children and allow them to experience the activities on offer. Full TAB services will be provided as well as bars and food stalls. So come along and visit the mounting yards and have the opportunity to back a winner.

 Location: Emu Plains Racecourse Coolart Rd., Bittern.

For more information:  www.balnarringraces.com



Fine Wine and Fillies


November 4th, 2010


This Oak's Day Celebration offers an afternoon of Spring Racing excitement to raise money for the Royal Children's Hospital. For $60 entry you will receive a glass of wine on arrival, an impressive luncheon and a gift bag, plus $10 from every ticket is donated to the Royal Children's Hospital. Activities on offer include Fashions in the Vines and the Dromana Estate Cup.

Location:  555 Old Moorooduc Road, Tuerong

For more information: Bookings essential on 5974 4400





November 6th, 2010

Red Hill Community Market


 Red Hill Community market 35 years and still running strong. This wonderful market full of fresh seasonal produce, hand crafted products and gourmet delights was one of the first markets on the Peninsula and still runs every year for September through to May. The early morning start doesn't stop many from rushing to this extravagant market that consist of around 300 different and interesting stalls. The Red Hill Community Market is open 8am to 1pm the first Saturday of every month so come and experience what this beautiful market has to offer.

Location: Red Hill Reserve, Arthurs Seat Rd, Red Hill
For more information:  http://craftmarkets.com.au
December 4th - 5th 2010
Sunny Ridge Family Weekend
Come down to the Sunny Ridge Family Weekend and see the mini pets from animals on the move. Perfect for the whole family; with strawberries to picked and farm made ice cream to be served. There is even face painting for the children from 11am - 3pm.
Location: 244 Shands Road, Main Ridge, 3928
Contact Information: Joanne Petrillo
5989 4501
For more information: www.sunnyridge.com.au
December 11th 2010
Hot Summer Nights at the Brewery