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Experience the Magic of the 2024 Carnival of Flowers in Toowoomba Celebrating their 75th year of Carnival and 75th Grand Central Floral Parade – It’s Party Time!


Step into a world of vibrant blooms and enchanting festivities at the 2024 Carnival of Flowers in Toowoomba! This much-anticipated annual event, set in the picturesque Garden City, promises a spectacular display of nature's beauty and a celebration of community spirit.

Mark your calendars for 13 September to 7 October and prepare to be captivated by the dazzling array of floral displays, cultural activities, and family-friendly entertainment.

A Floral Extravaganza

The Carnival of Flowers is renowned for its breathtaking floral displays that transform Toowoomba into a kaleidoscope of colours. Wander through the meticulously curated gardens and parks, each showcasing an exquisite selection of blooms. From the iconic Queens Park to the charming Laurel Bank Park, every corner of the city is adorned with stunning flowers, creating a feast for the eyes and a paradise for photography enthusiasts.

Festivities for All Ages

The carnival offers a diverse range of activities and events to suit all interests and age groups. Enjoy the vibrant Grand Central Floral Parade, where elaborately decorated floats, marching bands, and street performers bring the streets of Toowoomba to life. Don't miss the iconic Ferris wheel at Sideshow Alley, offering panoramic views of the city's floral splendour.

For the foodies, the Festival of Food and Wine is a must-visit. Indulge in delectable local cuisine, sample fine wines, and enjoy live music in a relaxed, garden-setting atmosphere. The Heritage Bank Parkland Entertainment will also feature a lineup of talented artists, ensuring a lively and entertaining experience.

Cultural Enrichment

In addition to its floral and festive offerings, the Carnival of Flowers provides a unique opportunity to delve into the rich cultural heritage of Toowoomba. Explore Royal Bull’s Head Inn or the Cobb+Co Museum, showcasing just some of the region's history and craftsmanship. Participate in guided tours and heritage walks that highlight the city's architectural gems and historical landmarks.

Family-Friendly Fun

The 2024 Carnival of Flowers is designed with families in mind. Kids will love the interactive children's activities, storytelling sessions, and garden-themed games. The entire family can enjoy the enchanting twilight tours plus so much more.