Entertainment

This weekend's gig guide

Coptic Soldier.
Coptic Soldier.

THIS weekend is multifaceted, like a diamond in the sun.

Lions in the Sand premieres at CHEC's O Block Theatre tonight, 7pm, telling the story of Coffs Harbour's very own escaped lions.

There's the Collectors Market and the Emerald Fair for all your daytime browsing, and a stack of bands to keep your toes tapping.

FRIDAY, MAY 25

  • Plantation Hotel - Coptic Soldier + guests
  • Lodge 241, Bellingen - Friday Folk
  • No. 5 - Marco & Tin Sandwich, 6pm
  • Jetty Theatre - Sweet Charity, 8pm
  • Hoey Moey - Lee Simpson
  • Sawtell Hotel - The Edge
  • C.ex Coffs - David Moye
  • Coast Hotel - Mum Says Rock
  • Urunga Bowling Club - The Fling
  • Coffs Hotel - Jungle Funk
  • CHEC, O Block Theatre - Lions in the Sand
  • Toormina Hotel - Mike Bateman

SATURDAY, MAY 26

  • Club Coffs on West High - Big Big Boogie Band + Swing Katz rock'n'roll dance class
  • Coffs Harbour Surf Life Saving Club - Thorazoo
  • No. 5 - Victoriana Gaye, 6pm
  • Plantation Hotel - DJ Breno
  • Urunga Bowling Club - Frog Mouth
  • Coast Hotel - Bounty Hunters
  • Coffs Hotel - DJs Jordy + Kyle Rogan + Uncle Russ
  • Bollywood Bazaar - Woolgoolga Beach Reserve, 7am-2pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba - Diana Anaid
  • Sawtell Family Market Day - CWA, Elizabeth Street, 7.30am-1pm
  • Coffs Car Market - Showgrounds, 9am - 4pm
  • Jetty Theatre - Sweet Charity, 2pm & 8pm
  • Hoey Moey - Quickfix
  • Sawtell Hotel - Saints and Sinners
  • C.ex Coffs - Vanessa Lea & Road Train
  • Sawtell RSL - David Strauss
  • CHEC, O Block Theatre - Lions in the Sand

SUNDAY, MAY 27

  • Hoey Moey - King Tide
  • Coffs Harbour Surf Life Saving Club - Coastal Chill Sunday Session: Ben Francis, 3pm
  • Coffs City Uptown Markets - Castle St car park, 8am-2pm
  • Coffs Jetty Markets - Jetty Village car park, 8am-2pm
  • Harbourside Markets - Jetty Foreshores, 8am-2.30pm
  • Sawtell RSL - Black Tie
  • Urunga Bowling Club - Geoff Turnbull
  • Jetty Theatre - Sweet Charity, 2pm
  • Latitude 30 - Live Sunday jazz session, 3pm
  • 33 on Hickory, Dorrigo - Nick & Liesl, $15
  • No. 5 - Sandra Clarke, 1pm; Rub a Dub, 3pm
  • C.ex Coffs - Debra Lee's Kidz Biz
  • Coffs Harbour Yacht Club - Quick Fix

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