The weekend is all about taking time out to treat yo self and we have found plenty of ways to celebrate this weekend in Perth, from high teas, DJs and tribute shows to vintage markets, floral workshops, self-care seminars and even gym super classes.
Here are 14 amazing things to do in Perth this weekend!
All Weekend Long
Cultivate Your Creativity At The Good Shed
Join the floral queen Debra Hayes for her limited edition workshop series. Become a botanic goddess at one of her three workshops including bouquet making, foraged wreaths and vase arrangements. All materials are supplied (including coffee and sparkling wine yasss!) and they are suitable for beginners. Tickets start at $150 and places are limited, so book now!
Friday 26 May
The Guildford Hotel Turns One
Our fave local is turning one (again!) and our friends at The Guildford are having a happy hour like no other! We’re talking $1 fried cheeseburger spring rolls, $6 wine, $7 pints and $10 espresso martinis on tap. Plus, there will be DJs, live music and entertainment to keep the night rolling. Make sure you get there for 9pm when the free birthday cake is served. Free entry, find more info here and RSVP here to go in the draw to win your own $500 birthday celebration package.
Koi Child At Badlands Bar
Don’t miss Koi Child’s last Aussie show for who knows how long. Get ready for happy hour brews, $3 sausage sizzle (with the best snags in oz) and free courtyard entry from 6 to 8pm. Tickets are $25, get yours here.
Saturday 27 May
Mr Lonely Ft Ukiyo At The Monastery
Fresh 20-year-old Freo producer Ukiyo will be showing off his multi-instrumentalist style at one of our fave venues, The Monastery. Blending hip hop, EDM and classical tunes—this is the dance floor to be on this Saturday night. Festivities kick off at 10pm and tickets are $10, get them here.
10 Years of Death Disco At Amplifier Capitol
Celebrating a decade of WAlongest runninging weekly club night, Amplifier Capitol is throwing one hell of a party this Saturday night. We’re talking four themed rooms and stages with Sydney based DJ and producer Hydraulix making his only WA stop at Capitol. Amplifier will be transformed into the rave cave with the likes of our own MR Shadow and Adelaide DJ/producer TXNX. Finally, the Warehouse will become a tropical trailer house party for all your summer EDM vibes. With free entry between 9 and 10pm and tickets for only $20 at the door you'd be mad to miss it. If you want to get fancy, order your $25 VIP tickets here.
Cool Cats Vintage Pop Up Shop In Perth
Get ready to stock up your winter wardrobe with vintage threads from the likes of Tommy Hilfiger, Nike, Reebok, Versace, Champion, Ralph Lauren and much more. There will be all things nineties nostalgia, banging tunes and epic burgers and drinks from our friends at Hotline Hoagies. Entry is free, get more info here.
Michael Jackson Tribute Show At Clink
Australia’s longest running MJ show is here to thrill you with all the vocals, dance moves and costumes that captured our hearts. Grab your pals and get ready to enjoy bevies and boogies to MJs classics. Tickets are $10 and are available here.
Super Saturday At UWA Sport
Calling the Perth Fit Fam! Experience the best in Les Mills group fitness classes with 30 minute express Body Attack, Body Pump, CXWORX and Body Balance classes at UWA Sport this Saturday. Reward your hard work with a scrumptious brunch bar afterwards. Register for this free event here.
Oliver Tank At Jack Rabbit Slims
The king of heartfelt sounds and hypnotic electronics Oliver Tank returns with his new album OT. The Sydney producer has supported the likes of Lana Del Rey, James Blake and Lorde. This is one artist you are going to want to tell you friends about, so why not invite them out with you this weekend. Tickets only $15 and are available here. Get more deets here.
Sunday 28 May
The Ultimate High Tea At Fremantle Town Hall
Roll up ladies and discerning gents! It’s time to throw on your heels and your best frock or suit and tie for an afternoon of sweet sophistication. Grab your pals and enjoy a decadent afternoon tea served on only the best china, plus champagne on arrival, fashion parades, entertainment, prizes, a mini market and gift bags. Tickets to this event are $99 and available here, for more information click here.
HBF Run For A Reason In Perth
Back and bigger than ever before, it’s time to grab your friends and get running, jogging or walking for a good cause. Whether it’s the 4km, 12km or half marathon, it’s a great reason to get active for a good cause. For more info, click here.
Sneaky Sound System At The Court
The Court is recapping our fave years of hits from 2005-2008. Think only the best from Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Shakira, Kayne and Gwen Stefani. DJs Sneaky Sound System, Gang Bang and Goodwill are just some of the big names on the decks. Final release tickets are on sale now for $55, get them here!
Day Retreat: The Art of Self Care by Heart Your Body Perth At The Raw Kitchen
Spend your Sunday nourishing your mind and body with yoga and meditation, all natural face and body products, a seminar on the art of letting go and enjoy a scrumptious vegan lunch from The Raw Kitchen while you’re at it. Plus, you will be spoilt with gift bags full of vegan, natural and local products #treatyoself. And it’s cheaper when you book with a bub. Tickets start at $99 and are available here.
Fashion To A Tea By Jonte Designs And Jessica Bratich
Jonte Designs and Jessica Bratich invite you to a high tea with a difference. Enjoy food as high class as the fashion, with delectable bites served in a beautiful garden party setting. Treats include Kingdom Cupcakes, Red Apron Speciality Cakes, Inner Glow juices, XO Tea and The Patron Beverage Company brews. There are raffle prizes and a silent auction plus 10% off the designers on the day. All proceeds go to Cancer Council. Tickets are $40, book here or click here for more information.
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Image credit: Elle Borgward