Brisbane, brace yourselves! With only seven sleeps until Christmas, it’s time to ramp up the festivities. From late night coffee shoppin’, Christmas degustations and KTB store openings, to all the excitement of New Year’s Eve, we’re pretty certain the Brisbane events over the next two weeks are going to be superb! If you’re looking for festive things to do in Brisbane this Christmas, we’ve got you sorted.
Here’s the lowdown on what’s on in Brisbane during the festive period.
Di Bella Late-Night Shopping | Di Bella
Listen up all you die-hard coffee drinkers! Di Bella will be open til 10pm on Thursday and Friday this week for you to stock up on your precious coffee blends and other bits and pieces for the festive season. Everybody loves coffee, making it a cannot-fail Christmas gift idea!
Kiss The Berry | CBD Store
Not wanting to miss out on the festive fun, Kiss the Berry's Creek St store have created a Christmas treasure hunt across the city! Running right up until Christmas Eve, the KTB gang will be hiding small white boxes in and around the CBD, with more than 300 prizes to find! With free acai bowls, coffees, smoothies, PureBalance, and lululemon vouchers up for grabs, Christmas will come early for lucky hunters! Check out Kiss The Berry's Facebook and Instagram pages for regular updates and clues on where to find their secret stashes!
Surfmas | Black Bear Lodge
It’s been two years since Black Bear Lodge celebrated Christmas, but in 2014 they are doing it again in true Black Bear style. Featuring surf bands, surf vinyl, surf films, and perhaps even a sneaky coconut cocktail or two. Entry is $10, so pop in and celebrate Christmas early at Black Bear.
Beerkary Christmas | Green Beacon Brewing Co.
Beerkary Bakery will be celebrating Christmas at Green Beacon Brewing this year. The menu plays on some Christmas summer favourites and will be perfectly matched to seven Green Beacon beers, including their new summer seasonal, and a limited edition Christmas cake infusion. Beerkary will be putting on decadent sweets like chocolate and crystal malt fruit mince cookies; passionfruit, pineapple and enigma hop beer-clairs, and 3 Bolt Pavlova. Seriously, kick off the official Christmas celebrations the right way and head on down to Green Beacon.
Kiss The Berry Opens In South Bank! | South Bank
Here at TUL, we’ve developed a real obsession with acai bowls. If you haven’t tried one (what is wrong with you?) our hot tip is Kiss The Berry. Today the KTB girls launch their brand new store in Grey Street, South Bank. So pop in for a visit and grab yourself one of their limited edition Christmas bowls—they’re wickedly good!
Christmas Degustation Lunch | The lab bar + restaurant
Tis’ the season for all things delicious, so why not treat your loved ones to something extra special this Christmas. The lab bar + restaurant will be serving up a divine five course degustation this Christmas, complete with the option to pair each dish with the perfect drop of vino. Secure your spot, pronto!
Don’t Miss Out!
NYE Party at the Kitty | The Kitty
Channel your inner silver screen siren this New Years Eve! Themed in black, white, and red, The Kitty will transform into a night of glamour and fantasy, bringing old school romance and Hollywood cool to Brisbane. With free canapes between 3pm-7pm, and even VIP booths and The Kitty's infamous balcony available for hire on the night, this is your one chance to channel Grace Kelly or Clarke Gabel, so don’t miss it!
Soleil St Tropez NYE | Soleil Pool Bar
This is set to be Brisbane's most extravagant New Year's Eve event. With premium beverages, gormet canapes, a beach bar (with real sand!), as well as night long roving entertainment, Soleil Pool Bar is the place to be this NYE.
Looking for more things to do in Brisbane? Here's our guide to what's on in December!