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Super line-up of entertainment this weekend

Comedian Dave Williams heads a hilarious line-up set to perform at Grafton's Saraton Theatre on Sunday night with the Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase.
Comedian Dave Williams heads a hilarious line-up set to perform at Grafton's Saraton Theatre on Sunday night with the Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase.

Thursday

  • Sarah from Pink Zinc, Pacific Hotel, Yamba.

Friday

  • Hard Drive, Clocktower Hotel Grafton.
  • Occa Rock, 7.30pm, South Grafton Ex-Servicemen's Club.
  • Hayley Grace, 8pm, Yamba Bowling Club.
  • DJ Browny, 8pm, Jacaranda Hotel, Grafton.
  • DJ Helmy, Pacific Hotel, Yamba.
  • Thorazoo, 8.30pm, Roches Hotel, Grafton.
  • Totum, 7.30pm, Maclean Hotel.
  • Wordplay, Yamba Golf Club.
  • Ford Brother, 8.30pm, Yamba Shores Tavern.

Saturday

  • The Radiators + Simon & Angus, Grafton District Services Club.
  • Whole Lotta AC/DC Tribute Show, 7.30pm, South Grafton Ex-Servicemen's Club.
  • Free Jukebox, Roches Hotel, Grafton.
  • Hayley Grace, 8pm, Village Green Hotel, Grafton.
  • 2-Way Street, 7.30pm, Maclean Bowling Club.
  • Jackadgery Opera House live bands/open mic, Mann River Caravan and Canoe Park.
  • Sexwax DJs, 9.30pm, Pacific Hotel Yamba.
  • Powerhouse, 8.30pm, Jacaranda Hotel, Grafton.
  • The Day Surgeons, 8.30pm, Yamba Shores Tavern.

Sunday

  • Sydney Festival Comedy Showcase, Saraton Theatre, Grafton.
  • Mal's Blues Bar from 4.30pm, Yamba Golf Club.
  • Hayley Grace, 2pm, Pacific Hotel, Yamba.
  • Jackadgery Opera House live bands/open mic, Mann River Caravan and Canoe Park.
  • Richie Williams, 2pm, Maclean Hotel.
  • Until October 2: Buskers and Comedy Festival, Coffs Harbour.

Coming soon

  • September 29: Harry Manx, Yamba Golf Club.
  • September 30: Caravana Sun + Nocturnal Tapes + Nick and Sam, Yamba Golf Club.
  • October 2: Rocktober in the Clover featuring Didgedrudaba, Tullara Connors Band, Joe Terror, The Ninth Chapter, midday at Tanamon Gallery, Heinz Firth Rd, Pillar Valley.
  • October 5: Katy Perry + Taylor Swift Tribute Show, Grafton District Services Club.
  • October 6: Justice Crew, Saraton Theatre, Grafton.
  • October 7: The Elliots, Pacific Hotel, Yamba.
  • October 13-16: The Grass Roots Variety Show, Pelican Playhouse South Grafton.
  • October 15: Surfing the Coldstream Festival, Yamba.
  • October 15: Kung Fu Panda on the Green, Maclean Bowling Club.
  • October 24-30: Clarence Valley Country Muster featuring Adam Harvey, Calliope via Ulmarra.

Topics:  comedy, comedy festival, gig guide, roadshow, saraton theatre, whatson



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