Canning show set to sell out

Canning show set to sell out

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Performers at last year's LiveLighter Canning show.

The Canning Show is back and expected to be better than ever this year, with a line-up of activities and exhibitions set to create a weekend of fun in celebration of the City of Canning’s 150th anniversary.

This year’s show will include a free mega maze, fireworks both nights, sideshow wonderland rides, carnival games, the stay and play zone, showbags, ZAP circus, farmland animals, food world, music, face painting, pony rides and performers.

The show is set to be held over three sessions at Cannington Exhibition Centre and Showgrounds on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 of November, with many of the activities free with tickets.

In recent years the LiveLighter Canning Show evolved into one of Perth’s premier community events, with last year’s event selling out sessions for the second year in a row.

This years event is also set to include live music, dinosaur train rides, camel rides and historical displays, comedy shows, unicorn rides and face painting.

$13,000 in cash rewards will be on offer for entries in the Canning show exhibitions, with entries open to various age divisions for flowers, fruit and vegetables, sewing and knitting, handicrafts, photography, industrial arts, fruit and vegetable sculptures, home and dairy produce and beekeeping.

The show has limited capacity and requires bookings. Tickets are already on sale, starting at $0 and costing no more than $30 for a final release family ticket.