For two weeks Federation Square will be transforms into Shepp Square, A festival of food, family activities and free events highlighting the best of the best of Greater Shepparton right here in the heart of the city.
Taking place from 9-21 April, each day will be themed to showcase the regions dynamic food scene, agricultural offerings, indigenous culture, arts institutions, and family friendly events.
Greater Shepparton is Australia’s Foodbowl and produces 25 per cent of Victoria’s fresh produce. Exploring just how much fun food can be, visitors to Shepp Square can milk a ‘not so real’ cow, dig for veggies, or get involved in a baked beans eating competition!
Families can treat the kids to free and low cost fun with a range of activities on offer including everything from bobbing for apples, Indigenous dancing and African hair braiding.
Visitors are also encouraged to keep an eye out for the famous Shepparton Moooving Art Cows and real live fruit characters including a tomato juggling street walker, Adam the Apple and Polly the Pear.
WHERE Shepp Square at Fed Square WHEN 9 - 21 April | Daily | 10am - 10pm
Week 1 – Family Week 9 April – Food bowl Day 10 April – Indigenous Day 11 April – Multicultural Day 12 April – Art On A Plate 13 April – The Great Outdoors 14 April – Food Bowl Day 15 April – Many Great Things
Week 2 – Business and Lifestyle Week 18 April - Paddock to Plate Outdoor lunch 19 April – Greater Shepparton Information Session
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