THE annual Lanham May Fair was held on Saturday 6 May, at Lanham Park Selheim Park in Grange.
The event is organised by Councillor Fiona King of Marchant Ward, and is financially supported by Lord Mayors Suburban Initiate fund, Brisbane City Council and Rotary Club of Brisbane Inner North.
The program included Acrobat performance by Sault and Poets Hans and Eva, comic acrobats, Yerongpan Aboriginal Dancers, the ever popular Franciscan Colleges Rock Band, the crowd pleaser Johnny the Jester and the Two Tenors.
Right Honourable Lord Mayor of Brisbane Graham Quirk did the official opening with host Councillor Fiona King, Trevor Evans Federal member for Brisbane was in attendance as well as Councillor Norm Wyndham. Umesh Chandra was the MC for the entire program once again.
The number of stalls has increased and the definitely the number of attendees also has had a significant growth.
The festival finishes off with the movie in the park and this year the movie was “the secret lives of pets. The residents of Grange and surrounding areas really enjoy this day out, the Grange Bowls club being next door comes in handy for a drink or two, overall a very successful community festival.