What's On

11 Excellent Things To Do In Perth This Weekend

By Anna Franklyn
6th Oct 2016

Things To Do In Perth

This weekend is set to be huge with a capital H! Take it easy on Friday night with some comedy because Saturday and Sunday are gonna be busy, no matter what you’re in to! There are festivals, markets, yoga masterclasses and soooo many shindigs on around town that we’re struggling to decide what to do!

Here are 11 excellent things to do in Perth this weekend.

Friday 7 October

Comedy Lounge | Perth

The Comedy Lounge is back Downstairs at the Maj with a handful of hilarious Aussie comedians. Friday’s line-up includes Al Del Bene, Daniel Connell and Cam McLaren who will all have you in stitches by the end of the night.

Where: Downstairs At The Maj, Perth
When: 7:30pm, Friday 7 Octobe
Tickets: $45.90, book here
Get more info here 

Saturday 8 October

Acrovinyasa Masterclass | Osborne Park

The crew at Ninja Academy are putting on an Acrovinyasa Masterclass for the yogis out there who want to step it up a notch. It’s a mix of vinyasa, acroyoga and inversion training. If that means nothing to you think breathing, balance and strength building.

Where: Ninja Acadamy, Osborne Park
When: 1-3pm, Saturday 8 October
Tickets: $10 for members, $30 for non-members, book here 
Find more info here 

Oktoberfest In The Gardens | Perth

Oktoberfest in the Gardens is back and it’s going to better than ever. With two massive big top beer halls as well as plenty of traditional German food stalls you know you’ll be well fed (and maybe a bit drunk) all day. There will also be roving performers, a silent disco and plenty of other entertainment to keep you busy. This sold out last year so get in quick!

Where: Langley Park, Perth CBD
When 2-10pm, Saturday 8 October
Tickets: $69.90, book here
Get more info here 

South Fremantle Brewing Launch Party | South Fremantle

Join the crew at Percy Flint to celebrate the launch of South Fremantle Brewing’s Session IPA. Have a couple of pints, meet the guys behind South Fremantle Brewing and you might as well have a feed while you’re down there too.

Where: Percy Flint, South Fremantle
When: 1-8pm, Saturday 8 October
Get more info here 

Flower Crown Workshop | Joondalup

Spring is in the air and that calls for flower crowns all round! Crowns By Chloe Pekel will be holding two workshops on Saturday at The Ladybird Market at Joondalup Shopping Centre so have a wander around the markets and then go and learn how to make your very own crown.

Where: Joondalup Shopping Centre, Joondalup
When: 10-11:30 am and 2-2:30pm, Saturday 8 October
Tickets: $60, get tickets here 
Get more info here 

Rumfest 2016 | Middle Swan

If you fancy yourself a bit of a rum fan (or a ribs or reggae fan for that matter) you’ll want to get yourself to Rumfest 2016 on Saturday. A day of good spirits, plenty of reggae beats and a truck load of ribs—life doesn’t get much better than this.

Where: Canefire, Middleswan
When: 10am-5pm, Saturday 8 October
Tickets: $25, get tickets here 
Get more info here 

Spring Markets | Caversham

Head out to Caversham for the day and check out the goods on offer from some of Perth’s best small businesses. There will be everything from baked treats, Jewellery, clothing, skin and beauty and much more. The perfect excuse to start your Christmas shopping early.

Where: Caversham Hall, Caversham
When: 10am-3pm, Saturday 8 October
Get more info here 

Spring Gin Fling | North Fremantle

Head to Guildhall on Saturday for a couple of gin and tonics at this beautiful heritage bar. There will be chilled tunes and delish eats from Propellor so gather your mates and make a night of it.

Where: Guildhall, North Fremantle
When: 4pm-late, Saturday 8 October
Get more info here 

Bar Lafayette Turns 4 | Perth

If Enrique turning 3 made you feel old, Bar Lafayette turning 4 will make you feel ancient. But it’s hard to feel down about getting old when Bar Lafayette is putting on champagne, cocktails and plenty of oysters. $120 will get you a glass champagne on arrival, three cocktails, oysters and canapes and loads of good times.

Where: Bar Lafayette, Perth
When: 7:30pm-late, Saturday 8 October
Tickets: $120, contact functions@barlafayette
Get more info here 

Sunday 9 October

Beaufort Street Artisan Markets And Dogtober | Mount Lawley

The Beaufort Street Artisan Markets are back and will be showcasing all sorts of wares from super talented locals, but there’s one thing we’re really excited about this weekend—Dogtober! Bring your pup down and enter the dog show or just check out all the dog friendly stalls.

Where: Barlee Street Carpark, Mount Lawley
When: 9am-1pm, Sunday 8 October
Get more info here 

Etnia Latina Festival | Perth

Latin food, dance and live music—sounds like a pretty fun (and tasty) day to us! There will be plenty of authentic food on offer, plus a range of dance performances and workshops and a heap more live entertainment.

Where: Perth Town Hall, Perth
When: 11am-6pm, Sunday 8 October
Get more info here  

Click here for more excellent things to do in Perth.

Image credit: The Pet's Hotel

Get our top stories direct to your inbox.

Get our top stories direct to your inbox.

You May Also Like