Roll up, roll up for Coffs Harbour Show
THREE huge days of family fun are almost upon us as the Coffs Harbour Show kicks off this week.
Celebrating its 102nd anniversary, 2016 will begin with Friday night's carnival ahead of Saturday's grand parade where this year's showgirl will be sashed, as well as showcasing the supreme horse and beef exhibits.
The stockman's and young farmer challenges will be held under lights on Saturday in the lead-up to the C.ex SkyShow fireworks spectacular.
There will plenty to see and do in the sideshow alley, complete with some of the most exciting thrill rides in the country to entertain the young and young at heart, including a blow-up maze.
The Exhibition Hall will be packed full of produce and craft, baked goods, woodwork and displays.
The Coffs Harbour Show Society has also decided to have a bit of fun andoffer cash incentives to flaunt your best wet weather gear.
In the case of rain, bring an umbrella or a pair of gumboots and come to the secretary's office to be photographed to be in the running for a $300 first prize or $200 runner-up prize.
The three-day showcase of country life will conclude with the all-weather demolition derby at 3.30pm on Sunday.