A WEEKEND of live cabaret acts, burlesque and circus performers, live music, DJs, food and forest walks will be on offer in the Florentine forest in the Upper Derwent Valley this weekend for Valentines Day. Dubbed the fourth annual “Be My Florentine forest cabaret” the event is being organised by the lobby group Still Wild Still Threatened Florentine forest blockade, Gordon River Rd, 21km past Maydena.
The show begins at 7pm on Saturday with live cabaret performances, the “Be My Florentine” beauty pageant and the inaugural Florentine forest air-guitar competition followed by two DJs. Sunday from 11am-5pm will feature live music acts. Admission $10. The Bush Kitchen will be serving meals and guided forest walks will be available throughout Sunday. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org