GO-GO POWER RANGERS: The Commercial Hotel is throwing a superhero dress up party this weekend.
GO-GO POWER RANGERS: The Commercial Hotel is throwing a superhero dress up party this weekend. Harry Clarke

5 things to do in and around the region

Sunshine State Motorcross Series

IT will be a battle of the fast and the furious this weekend at Brigalow Recreation Grounds when Chinchilla Motorcross Club hosts the third round of the Airoh Sunshine State Motorcross Series.

Racing legend Dean Ferris will take to the track on Sunday.

The Junior SSMX Titles will be held on Saturday and the Senior SSMX Titles on Sunday, with racing taking-off up from 8.30am both days.

Entry is free with a jumping castle for the kids and a bar will be open from 11am. There will also be bonfire, dinner and free concert from 6.30pm on Friday night.

Yuleba Fun Run

LACE up your sneakers and run, walk or jog to help raise money for Help Kids Like Nick, a charity which raises money for Wolf Hirschhorn Syndrome (WHS).

The Yuleba Fun Run is this Saturday and there is a 42km marathon open for nomination or a 10km and 5km running/walking event for those who want to take it easy.

Families can nominate for a 3km stroll.

South West Trials

SENIORS and under-16s will go head to head when Miles Devils Senior rugby league hosts south west rugby league trials at Centenary Oval in Miles this Saturday.

The first game kicks off at 10am and South West Country representative teams will be picked from the carnival.

Superhero party

IF you've always wanted to live out your superhero fantasy then this weekend is you chance.

The Commercial Hotel is throwing a big superhero party on Saturday night with DJs Batman and Spider-man spinning tunes until late.

Entry is free and prizes for best dressed are up for grabs with all the superhero action kicking off at 8pm.

School holiday fun

KEEP the kids entertained these school holidays with a whole bunch of fun and creative activities around the region.

Chinchilla Library is hosting a 3D Colouring Day on Monday from 10am and a Hop into Hands-On Easter games on Tuesday, while Dogwood Crossing in Miles is hosting The Gabori Sisters: Gathering by the Sea on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 11 and 12.

Head to the the westerndownslibraries.com for more information.