Roll up! Roll up, Listers! We've got an epic selection of food and culture for you. There's so much fun to be had in Melbourne this week!
She Speaks First: A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night
As part of Speakeasy Cinema’s female-focused film series, A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night will screen this Tuesday, followed by a conversation with Melbourne feminist and speaker Clementine Ford. The film tells the story of two tortured souls in an Iranian ghost town where a lonely girl vampire is preying on the town’s citizens. Join the ‘who-run-the-world’ vibes by catching this super dark flick and supporting women in the film industry. Book tickets here.
Back Room Whisky Fest at Carwyn Cellars
Whisky fiends rejoice! Carwyn Cellars are hosting their second Back Room Whisky Fest this week. Tickets are priced at $40 a head and will get you dinner provided by Them Bones and a taste testing of 5 whiskies. Tickets are limited so be sure to snap yours up quickly!
Whiskey Wednesday at Sake
Gents, drop into Sake this Wednesday and treat yourself to whisky Highball Cockails or Nikka Whisky Flights as you sample the Izakaya style bar menu. You'll also be able to get your shoes polished up by one of Melbourne’s best known shoe shiners too. Nab tickets here.
Mono Loco at Spirit Station Pier
Disco, deep house, techno – we can’t always tell the difference, but we’re always up for a sunset party on the pier nevertheless! Mono Loco will feature live motion visuals, tapas dishes, cocktails and a DJ line-up of both local and international artists. First release tickets are just $20, so if you’ve been hankering to bust some moves lately, Saturday is your moment to shine.
Docklands Blues Music Festival
Staged within the Wonderland Fun Park at Docklands is the Docklands Blues Music Festival which will showcase a total of 23 bands from 10:30 am to 10:30pm. A great way to spend the day out with the fam or just kick back to some groovy tunes with your mates, the fest is where it’s at for your live entertainment meets chill vibes fix this weekend.
For more epic Melbourne events happening this weekend, check back in on Thursday!
Image credit: Sake