This weekend is looking pretty good! We’ve got a line up of the best things to do in Brisbane to cure your weekend boredom.
Club WTF: Hanuman Spaceman
Cambodian trippy rock opera are not really adjectives we’d use to describe our Thursday night out, but hey, here we are doing just that. The Cambodian Space Project will be serving up traditional Khmer rock with tropical visuals for free!
Where: Brisbane Powerhouse
The Doughnut Bar Launch
The Doughnut Bar have moved into their new digs at Wintergarden, and they open their doors to the doughnut loving masses this Thursday at 9am! Prepare yourself for doughnut shakes, cronuts, and all the doughnuty goodness you can imagine.
Sake Belvedere Ice Party
Sake will be paying homage to their Japanese heritage by celebrating Sapporo’s Snow Festival in the most Queensland summer appropriate way. The bar will be covered in snow, there will be ice sculptures and the cocktails will be super kawaii. Plus, guests will receive free canapés.
Where: Sake, Eagle Street Pier
Karma Keg at The Regatta Hotel
Drinking beer is now a charity act, at least at the Regatta anyway. Head to the regatta this Friday to sip from the Karma Keg as you raise funds for Oxfam's trip to Peru. Each sip will see funds put towards establishing safe drinking water, sustainable agriculture, fair trade and making things a whole lot easier for women in developing countries. Drink up guys, you're helping!
Bites & Brews Festival
The food truck festival to end all food truck festivals has returned for its second year in a row. Get your stretchiest pants out people, this is going to be a big one. With a line up of Brisbane’s tastiest food trucks (King of the Wings, Bun Mobile anyone?) and breweries Bites & Brews festival is going to be pretty epic.
Where: Shaftson Hotel
When: 12pm onwards
Tattersall's Race Day
Giddy up Brisbane, and put this in your racing calendars! Chock-a-block with eight races, racing fashions, live entertainment, plus woodfired pizzas and Peroni activations trackside, Tattersall's Race Day at the iconic Doomben race track is not to be missed. Gates open from 10am.
When: Saturday February 27th
Where: Doomben Racecourse
Rocky Horror Picture Show at Eat Street Drive In
Sit back and relax with your Eat Street goodies in either your car, or the ‘moon chairs’ at the Eat Street Drive In. Is there anything better than delicious food and a good old fashioned sing along?
Where: Eat Street Markets
Summer 2016 Granite Belt Farm Tour
Hop on the tour bus and discover where your food comes from. Buckle up for a day packed full of stories and flavours in the Stanthorpe region.
Where: Bus departs Food Connect Homestead Salisbury
Tickets: Buy yours here!
Well Sourced Sunday Barbecue
The award winning Shank Brothers will be manning the BBQ, which means delicious dinner for everyone. Plus, the Bottom of the Garden Bar will up and running serving the perfect the accompaniment to a BBQ – alcohol.
Where: Fish Lane Precint
Last Sunday Of Summer
Enjoy the last Sunday of Summer in the best way possible: on the river with your mates and some icey drinks. Did we mention there will be laid back beats?
Where: Stokehouse Q
Don’t Miss Out
Kicking off on March 4, Bleach* Festival will be delivering world premier art and dance performances. There’s so much on you might want to make a trip out of it!
Where: Various locations at the Gold Coast
When: 4-20th March
Mooloolaba Mile Ocean Swim
Celebrate the final days of summer with an ocean swim to end all ocean swims; World Series Swims' Mooloolaba Mile! Hosted at the beautiful Mooloolaba Beach, get in on the action and sign up for the classic mile-long swim with your pals. New for 2016 is the 3km marathon swim—perfect if you're looking to up your endurance game!
When: Sunday March 6th
Where: Mooloolaba Beach, Sunshine Coast
Image credit: Bites & Brews Festival
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