Cruize Ferguson at the Mitchell Show last year.
Cruize Ferguson at the Mitchell Show last year. Jane Cornish

Busy long weekend scheduled for Mitchell

THE long weekend in Mitchell is set to be a great one for the whole family.

Begin Mother's day off with the Mother's Day Classic on Sunday to help raise awareness of breast cancer.

Walk, run, ride, wobble or roll around a 4km or 8km course to raise money for breast cancer research.

Registration can be done online or on the day from 8am.

The 8km fun run commences at 8.30am, followed shortly afterwards by the 4km course at 9am.

Continue the Mother's Day festivities with a sausage sizzle, morning tea and multi-draw raffle after the fun run. Even your beloved dogs are welcome to join in on the fun run if they are on a leash.

When: Sunday, May 13, 8am

Where: Weir Park

Continue the show celebrations with the Mitchell Show on Monday and Tuesday and get the whole family together and enjoy a jam-packed two days of fun, entertainment and thrills.

Enjoy all the thrills and excitement of the sideshow alley, treat yourself to yummy food or get your heart rate up with a range of rides.

This local event will showcase the products, talents, energy and passions of the people of Mitchell.

When: Monday, May 14 - Tuesday, May 15

Where: Mitchell