Brookfield Show Ball Returns to the Historic Brookfield Hall

The Brookfield Show Ball is back! Traditionally held as a prelude to the Brookfield Show, the Brookfield Show Ball 2023 brings an evening of glitz and glamour to the historic Brookfield Hall on the 11th of March.

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Brookfield Hall will be transformed into a speakeasy for the Brookfield Show Ball for a night, complete with art deco soiree and gourmet canapes.

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Viva La Musica will welcome attendees with music that takes them back to the age of style and grace whilst The Manilows band will play popular hits as the night continues to get the dance moves in full swing.

It’s also a chance for locals to get together and have some fun. Tickets ($100pp) include bubbles or wine on arrival, light dinner prepared by renowned chef Russel Jolly, and cashless bar to follow. 

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The event is hosted by the Brookfield Show Society, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to running Brisbane’s biggest little country show. The show, which is held traditionally in May every year, is known for exciting events such as the Side Show alley, free face painting, pony rides, and rodeo with entertainment.

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Please note that the number of tickets are strictly limited so to guarantee entry, it is recommended to get your tickets in advance.

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The Brookfield Show will be held on May 19-21 2023, three jampacked days set to amaze and delight showgoers, with new entertainment, an amazing food precinct, and events that locals have come to love.

For further details and to book your tickets, visit the Brookfield Showground’s website or follow Brookfield Show Society on Facebook for updates.

It’s Time To Get Show Ready for Brookfield Show 2022!

The Brookfield Show, Brisbane’s biggest little country show that celebrates the very best of regional and metro agriculture, has returned and will kick off with the Brookfield Show Ball, a night of fun, laughter, and plenty of dancing! 

2022 Brookfield Show Ball

Who doesn’t love an excuse to don their party finery and enjoy a celebration with friends and family? Scheduled a week prior to the Brookfield Show 2022, the Brookfield Show Ball is always a massive hit, so be part of it and kick your heels up!

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Expect a whole lot of fun, laughter, and plenty of dancing at this stand-up cocktail-style ball. Don’t worry, there will be plenty of seats and tables around the place too!

Date & Time: Saturday 7th May at 7:00 p.m.
Location: Top Field at the Brookfield Showgrounds. Near the Art Pavilion (where the markets are currently held).
Dress code: Formal & Fabulous!

Tickets are $150 and includes gourmet food and drinks. The premium Ab.Fab Caterers will be serving canapés and a buffet as the main meal. Beverages include beer, wine, sparkling and non-alcoholic drink, with Champagne on arrival.

Entertainment for the evening is brought to you by the action-packed country duo Route 33. These guys always impress with their energetic sets.

2022 Brookfield Show

The 2022 Brookfield Show is scheduled for 13-15 May and this year is going to be bigger and better than ever! Many locals are working hard behind the scenes to ensure the landmark event delivers everything and more to the community, with some new exciting entertainment planned.

The roving silt walkers blowing bubbles will be back, plus the Mask Trio Family of the comedic Lollypop Ladies, the English Bobbies, and the Tamborine Band – helping to give everyone some light relief and a giggle or two!

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There will be lots of fun rides for the children, showbags, the baby animal patting area, and many competitions to check out including the guinea pig races and horse show jumping. The woodchop arena is always a showstopper too!

Traditional competitions will continue to thrive at this year’s show with Needle Crafts & Patchwork being back after a three-year hiatus and Cookery too. So it’s time to start painting, knitting, baking, and planting in advance to prepare entries.

Check out Art; Needle Crafts & Patchwork; Cookery; Horses and Horticulture. Other competitions, such as Guinea Pigs and Woodchop will be released shortly so please keep checking the website for updates, subscribe to the newsletter and follow them on Facebook. 

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Plenty of food options will be available, including many new food vendors, such as Sorella & Co and The Italian Stallion Gourmet Pizza.

Local businesses, not-for-profit, and community groups will also have their usual stands to say g’day to Show attendees and share what they do.

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Night entertainment will include the ever-popular Rodeo and live bands on stage whilst The Brookfield Bar will be open serving beverages for the Show to continue into nightfall.

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Gates open from 9: a.m. and close at 11:30 p.m. (8:30 a.m. entry on 13th) at 550 Brookfield Rd, Brookfield.

The full Entertainment schedule is being finalised and will be released soon.
Please contact Rebecca Petrie (Marketing Manager) for any further details.
Ph: 0401 28 29 59. Email:

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Source: Media Releases from the Brookfield Show Society