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15 Amazing Things To Do In Perth This Weekend

By Pim Pattanasuk - 23 Mar 2017

While the past couple of days have been all doom and gloom, the weekend is set to be delightfully sunny so you’ll want to get out and make the most of it! Whether you’re looking to appreciate some art, make a minor dent in your pocket, eat and drink delish food, jam to sick tunes or channel your inner zen with some yoga—it’s all here folks!

Here are 15 amazing things to do in Perth this weekend!

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The Dreamer Photography Exhibition | Fremantle

Here at The Urban List, we love us a little bit of fresh, up-and-coming talent, and if they’re local that’s even better! Tomorrow night, Perth photographer Louise Coghill, is launching her exhibition of seriously dreamy portraits which showcase our state’s beautiful landscapes. If you can’t make it to the launch, the exhibition is running until Thursday 30 March so you’ve got plenty of time to pop down!

Where: Kidogo Arthouse Fremantle
When: Friday 24—Thursday 30 March
For more information click here

Saturday 25 March

Perth Sake Week: Gangemis Free Sake Tasting | West Perth

For heaven’s sake! Perthies, you gotta check this out if you’re a fan of this Japanese liquid goodness. As part of the 2017 Perth Japan Festival, Gangemis is teaming up with Perth Sake Week to bring you a very special sake and shochu tasting event. They’re showcasing sake and shochu with brewers from Japan’s premier Sake Breweries and it’s going to be awesome. Arigato gozaimas!

Where: Gangemi's Fine Wines & Food
When: Saturday 25 March, 3:40pm—5:30pm
For more information click here

Pocket Full Of Petals | Northbridge

Get yourself down to Flora and Fauna on Saturday for a morning full of flowers, sweet treats and printed artwork from local creatives. Get in early or you're sure to miss out!

Where: Flora & Fauna, Northbridge
When: Saturday 25 March, from 
For more information click here

Battle Of The BBQs | Perth

What’s better than a good old-fashioned cook-off? A good old-fashioned cook-off between two of Perth’s best chef’s, that’s what! This Saturday, Petition Kitchen’s Jesse Blake is battling it out with Long Chim’s Lucas Fernandes for the title of King of the Grill at Battle of the BBQs as part of the State Buildings’ State Makers Festival.

Where: Long Chim, Perth
When: Saturday 25 March, 5pm—8pm
For more information click here

Illy: The Two Degrees Tour | Fremantle

Well if it isn’t the man, the myth, the Aussie legend behind a couple of our fave Aussie hip hop tunes, then I’ll be damned. Illy is hitting up good old Fremantle so if you and the gang are keen to belt out to Papercuts or Catch 22 then we defs recommend getting tickets to this!

Where: Metropolis Fremantle
When: Saturday 25 March, 6pm—10pm
For more information click here 
Tickets: $56, get them here 

Mallets And Mischief | Floreat

The Boulevard is taking over the Cambridge Croquet Club for a night of croquet, icy cold beers, delicious eats and some pretty decent tunes to boot. Tickets are only $25 and include your mallet hire and a drink on arrival—sounds like a pretty good way to spend a Saturday night to us.

Where: Cambridge Croquet Club, Floreat
When: Saturday 25 March, 5pm—8pm
For more information click here
Tickets: $25, get yours here

Dr Packer | Fremantle

If you’re looking to get your groove on this weekend, look no further. With 27 years of experience under his belt, DJ Dr Packer will take your ears on a journey with his soulful, funky, disco sounds!

Where: Coast, Port Beach
When: Saturday 25 March, 6pm—11:45pm
For more information click here
Tickets: $16.90, get them here


Baronettes Sampling | South Perth

Boasting some of the best pub grub going around, The Windsor Hotel in South Perth is an iconic local pub and the perfect place to head this Saturday for a spot of Baron Samedi cocktail sampling. From 7pm this Saturday and next, you’ll be able to sample cocktails made with Baron Samedi Spiced and pick up Baron and mixers for $8 (these will be sticking around until 15 April) and there’ll also be live DJs for when the urge to bust a move kicks in.

Where: The Windsor Hotel, South Perth
When: Saturday 25 March, 7pm—10pm
For more information click here

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WAAPA In The Park 2017 | Stirling

Pack your picnic hamper and enjoy an evening under the stars as the seriously talented cast from WAAPA exhilarate you. Expect to be blown away with their Phat Funk Band and WAAPA’s most accomplished jazz and contemporary musicians as they rock, bop and strut their way through an awesome collection of old and new funk, soul, pop and jazz classics.

Where: Saturday 25, 7pm—9pm
When: Ron Stone Park, Stirling
For more information click here

Footloose | Perth

Pull out your best 80s get up as The Spaniard turns their upstairs area into an epic retro dancefloor! Expect all the hits of the golden era like Michael Jackson, Prince, REM, Queen, Duran Duran, Madonna, Bowie, INXS, Run DMC, Salt-n-Pepa, The Smiths, The Cure, as well as many one-hit wonders that will have you flash-dancing across the room!

Where: Footloose Perth, 31 Wolf Lane
When: Saturday 25 March, 7pm—12am
For more information click here

Elvis: An American Trilogy | Mount Lawley

The king of rock and roll lives on thanks to three very talented Elvis Presley tribute artists. Vic Trevino Junior embodies the rockabilly sound and raw dance moves of the Young Elvis. He, along with Gino Monopoli and Steve Michaels, will channel the moves and grooves of the King so you can settle in for a night of throwbacks!

Where: Astor Theatre, Mount Lawley
When: Saturday 25 March, 8pm—11pm
For more information click here
Tickets: $72, get them here

Sunday 26 February

Yoga Foundations: Half Day Beginner's Workshop | Wembley

If it’s been a steady weekend and you’re feeling fresh on Sunday then why not treat yourself to a some beginner’s yoga? This workshop is curated by the two wonderful teams at Mind Body Heart and I Am Foods and it will invigorate and reunite your inner self. Namaste.

Where: Mind Body Heart, Wembley
When: Sunday 26 March, 10am—1pm
For more information click here
Tickets: $60, get them here

Perth Upmarket | Crawley

The amazing team behind Perth Upmarket are really taking markets to another level. Bringing together over 180 of Perth’s most talented artists, designers, craftsmen and gourmets all under one roof, you’ll want to be prepared to empty those pockets and bank accounts!

Where: 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley
When: Sunday 26 March, 10am—4pm
For more information click here

Leedy Open Streets| Leederville

Lock in a Sunday fun day with the fam as Leederville closes its streets to cars and welcomes pedestrians to wander the streets at their leisure. This is the last weekend you can walk around without paying any attention to your surroundings so go and grab a feed from one of your favourite Leedy restaurants and then take advantage of the extended trading hours and have a bit of a shop around.

Where: Oxford Street, Leederville
When: Sunday 26 March, 3pm—9pm
For more information click here

Start Over Summer Tour | Fremantle

The long haired, surfy looking babe that is Ziggy Alberts is gracing us with his very talented presence. The Start Over Summer Tour will be his most extensive national tour yet, so grab the gang for a night of pints, good tunes and pub vibes.

Where: Mojos Bar, Fremantle
When: Sunday 26 March, 6pm—10pm
For more information click here
Tickets: $38.90, get them here

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Image credit: Louise Coghill

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