The South Coast offers an array of activities and festivals running throughout the year. For example world championship golf courses backdropped by stunning coastline, pristine nature trails for bushwalking, unspoilt beaches & lakes for all facets of watersports, the Food & Wine Festival in June, the Scarecrow Festival each July and the Easter Blessing of the Fleet Festival, just to name a few!
The Easter weekend is a time when Ulladulla comes alive to celebrate one of the biggest festivals on the South Coast. It is a time when the family can enjoy a relaxing break from every day life as well as enjoy the celebrations that see people coming back year after year, making it a family tradition for many.
Milton Village Showground Markets
Saturday 1st May 2021 - Saturday 4th December 2021
The Milton Village Showground Markets are a family friendly market hosting over 40 stalls, featuring local produce, snacks, treats, arts and crafts.
The markets are held on the first Saturday of every month, with extra markets held on long weekends and Easter Saturday. Free off street parking is available.
Friday 18th June 2021 - Sunday 20th June 2021
Milton, Mollymook and Ulladulla
StoryFest is a celebration of storytelling in all its forms - oral, written, prose, poetry or song. Join us for a weekend in June each year of events in some of the finest venues in Milton, Mollymook and Ulladulla.
Visitors to StoryFest can enjoy all the glorious south coast has to offer. Venues will showcase our beautiful beaches, spectacular wilderness and historic buildings. Foodies will be impressed by our sumptuous restaurants and providores.
Milton Food & Wine Festival
Saturday 26th March 2022
Milton Wine and Food Festival held in October each year showcases some of the South Coast's most prestigious wineries, breweries and restaurants across a day filled with live music and activities.
Help them bring some business back to those affected during the recent bushfires and floods while tempting your taste buds with a delicious selection of food and beverages.
Blessing of the Fleet Festival
Friday 15th April 2022 - Monday 18th April 2022
Easter at Ulladulla on the South Coast means festival time.
There will be a myriad of colourful and exciting events held throughout the Festival over the Easter weekend, the celebrations will be as impressive as ever.
On Easter Sunday thousands flock to see the Parade, the Blessing Ceremony, enjoy the and activities around the harbour and then marvel at the fireworks display in the evening over Ulladulla Harbour.
The main street parade is the annual pilgrimage to Ulladulla harbour for the traditional blessing ceremony under the watchful eye of St Peter, the Patron Saint of the fisherman and the festival princesses.
There are also the Harbour Markets on Easter Monday.
Milton Scarecrow Festival
Friday 10th June 2022 - Monday 13th June 2022
The historical community of Milton invites everyone to our annual Milton Scarecrow Festival is held on Saturday of the June long weekend each year.
Lots of scarecrows, real and live …. Markets, farm yard animals, jumping castle, family bbq, rides, stalls and lots more. Come to Milton and enjoy the experience of the festival and the beauty of the local area.
Saturday 24th September 2022 - Saturday 1st October 2022
The Escape ARTfest promises a feast of fun and festivity. Mark your calendars art lovers! Escape ARTfest runs each year from September to early October. With more than 70 events being held over 10 days of artistic bliss.
A celebration of the whole artistic spectrum, Escape ARTfest offers inspiration for everyone! Art, Music, Literature, Film, Fashion, Performance and Gourmet Arts – over 80 artistic events across 10 days – worth the visit.
Escape ARTfest also captures the imagination and talent of the youth with a very special Youth Program. The program is jam packed with outdoor family fun too. Ticketed events are very reasonably priced and many events are FREE.
There’s no better time to enjoy the Ulladulla area and community, so make sure you get out and about and in amongst it – experience the fun of ARTfest.