Lightning Ridge Easter Festival


Home of the elusive 'Black Opal' and renowned for its colourful characters, barrels of dreams, opportunities and experiences! The Ridge is as unique as the Black Opal itself.

The Easter Festival showcases all the Ridge has to offer and more, if you are after a unique, dynamic and memorable experience - join them!

Your Easter long weekend is packed full of exciting events with The 'Ridge Factor' talent quest, the Miners Challenge, 'Big Dig', 'Little Dig' novelty events, Float Parade, the Horse Races, market stalls, Easter egg hunt, fireworks spectacular and more!

It's the only place to be this Easter - and every Easter!

March 2024

  • Friday 29th
  • Saturday 30th
  • Sunday 31st


  • International
  • Sports


  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.