About the festival

Dalby’s Delicious and DeLIGHTful Festival is Dalby’s signature festival taking place each August.

It embraces an Art Exhibition throughout August with the main festival being the third weekend in August.

The festival features an amazing array of multicultural food and entertainment with the unique and spectacular lantern parade being the highlight of the festival as it moves along the banks of the beautiful Myall Creek that runs through the centre of Dalby.

Embracing and celebrating Dalby’s diverse community, it attracts locals and visitors alike. There’s something for everyone, from children and families to young adults and the elderly.


The festival offers a varied range of activities including a Grand Opening Parade, Colour Run, Mini-Olympics, Children’s area, an Australian Citizenship Ceremony and a Fireshow.


There’s food to taste, performers to watch and games to play. In short, a fun festival to be enjoyed by all!