Welcome one and all to another short week in our beloved Brisbane—a five-day week is going to be rough when one finally makes the rounds…
This week in Brisbane we’ve got Hollywood movie screenings, live gigs at our fave bars and a whole host of ways to remember our diggers this ANZAC Day. To make the most of your three days of freedom, here are five events in Brisbane you really ought to get around this week in Brisbane.
2017 Festival Of Tibet At Brisbane Powerhouse
Celebrating its ninth year, the 2017 Festival Of Tibet at Brisbane Powerhouse is once again celebrating the incredible people and culture of Tibet. Experience the traditions, rich culture and challenges of this unique nation with talks, exhibitions, cooking classes and workshops. For more information and event details, hit this link.
Monday 24th May
Advanced Screening Of Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 At Blue Room Cinebar
Gear up for the second instalment of Marvel’s Guardians Of the Galaxy tonight at Blue Room Cinebar. Aside from all the bragging rights you’ll have for being at the advanced screening (you cool kid, you), it’s essentially a night to spoil yourself; wine + popcorn + epic action comedy = good times for all! For tickets, click here.
Tuesday 25th May
Annual ANZAC Day Parade In Brisbane’s CBD
It’s great that we get a day off work, but it’s worth remembering what for. Set your alarm and make sure to pay your respect to the service men, women and animals lost this ANZAC Day. From dawn services in and around Brisbane to the annual ANZAC Day parade through the CBD, do your bit and pay your respects—it’s the Aussie thing to do. For times and parade details, click here.
Giant Two-Up Game At The Fox Hotel
Another tradition of ANZAC Day is a little game of Two-Up. This year, The Fox Hotel is putting on the mother of all games to try your luck, as well as a few drinks to raise your glass this ANZAC Day. For all the details, hit this link.
Thursday 27th May
Miss Fortune + Awaken I Am At The Brightside
As part of their Australian tour, U.S rock band Miss Fortune are hitting the stage at The Brightside off the back of their latest single, Die For You. Supporting them are local bands The Wisher & The Well plus Last Night, so gear up for a big night and make these Denver boys feel at home! For set details and tickets, head here.
For even more epic things to do in Brisbane, hit this link.
The Fox Hotel | Image credit: Hannah McCawley