Here are some of the best things to do in Perth this weekend:
Pigeonhole celebrates 15 years of showcasing independent design, gifts and fashion across their quirky stores his month. To give back to the community that's supported them through it all, they've roped in a flock of incredible creatives for a month-long cultural festival at their original Perth store. There are over 40 shows, gigs, parties, workshops, talks and performances on offer, with 65+ live acts, performers and facilitators along with a pop-up art exhibition at the rear of the store featuring pieces from over 20 local artists and photographers, which are all available to purchase. Check out the full program and head in store to check it out.
Head To Lucky Chans For A Night In Japan
Lucky Chans has transformed its rooftop bar space once again, this time taking you on a voyage to the bustling streets of Tokyo with Harajuku Hana. This clever team has spent months perfecting some delightful Japanese inspired thematic cocktails to take you straight to Japan without the expensive plane ticket. We can’t get enough of their Shinjuku Shark cocktail—a perfect taste spiral of Tequila, Melon, Matcha Lime Soda and Fuji Cloud perfect for the ‘gram. Grab your gang, and get booking.
Get The Party Started At Balter Beerfest
The Leederville Precinct presents Balter Beerfest—a whole wonderful weekend of food, music and beer as well as plenty of fun giveaways and pretty awesome deals. On Friday, you can get down to Bottomless Beers and Bites with all you can eat and drink from 5.30pm - 8pm, on Saturday there will be a bunch of live music and boilermakers, and to cap off the weekend there will be plenty of all day specials on Sunday to keep you going.
Friday 7 October
Sip Your Way Through An Arvo Of Free Wine Tasting
The brilliant minds at Heritage Wine Store are taking you on a trip through the vineyards of Italy with a tidy line up of six drops that will transport you straight to the rolling fields of Tuscany. Get to know Italy a little better with a bunch of sparklings, Chiantis and Langhe Nebbiolo—to make the night even better, why not kick on after this free event and book a gorgeous dinner there too. Tastings are completely free, find out more here.
Rock Out To Little Fair’s Bluesy Vocals
Legendary local folk rock band Littlefair are launching their new single ‘25’ to kick off your Friday at Lynott’s Lounge. Lose yourself in their bluesy vocals, catchy melodies and funky rhythms whilst having a few bevvies and welcoming in the weekend. Entry is only $11.75, so grab your mates for a cheap night out and buy your tickets here.
Saturday 8 October
Learn How To Become A Tarot Pro At Henry Summer
Ever been curious about the magic of Tarot readings? One of our fave Northbridge bars Henry Summer is teaming up with House of Hobby for a fabulous one-off three hour workshop where you can learn all about how to read Tarot cards whilst sipping on bubbly and snacking on charcuterie - you’ll even get your very own deck an booklet to take home too! Tickets are nearly sold out, so channel your inner spirits and get in quick here.
Sip The Afternoon Away At Hadiqa
One of our favourite spots in Hibernian Place is welcoming in October with their gorgeous new installment of Cocktails on the Terrace giving you two hours of stunning cocktails, nibbles and laughter with some prime city views. Tickets are only $60pp, and you’ll even get 20% off your total bill if you hang around for dinner too. Sign us up. Purchase here.
Join Another Week Of Urban Wine Walk Through Northbridge
The streets and laneways of Northbridge will be coming alive this weekend as some of the neighbourhood’s best bars and restaurants open their doors transforming into a fabulous urban cellar door for you to visit on your very own self-guided tour. Choose which venue you want to kick off from and then choose your own adventure as you and your buddies move from spot to spot tasting some delicious Australian wines along the way. Grab your tickets here.
Catch The Final Month Of The Scarborough Sunset Markets
For the final weeks, your favourite global foodies will nestle around the iconic Scarborough Clocktower and down the coastline serving up some delicious eats as well as mulled wine and a range of tasty treats perfect for even the fussiest of eaters. As the weather warms up, you’ll be able to soak in the afternoon sunshine from 3 – 8pm. Entry is completely free, so make your way down and stroll this gorgeous strip before the markets disappear for the season.
Sunday 9 October
Take A Day Out In The Valley
Entwined In The Valley just keeps getting better with their fifth annual Swan Valley Sisters and Friends Market Day full of gorgeous carefully curated market stalls, family fun and live music for the perfect family day out. Grab yourself some little gems and appreciate all of the beauty that Henley Brook has to offer. Check it out here.
Join In The Spookiest Drag Brunch Of The Year
This weekend, the hottest queens in Perth are ready to give you a fabulously frightening show that you certainly won’t forget any time soon. The Beau With The Flow: Halloween Edition offers a three-course share menu, a signature cocktail upon arrival and free-flowing sparkling and mimosas to ensure that you finish off the weekend in style. Tickets start from $59pp, grab your tickets here darlings.
Laugh The Night Away With Daniel Delby
Local Perth funny guy Daniel Delby is back with his latest show Date Night Comedy exploring the funny side of being rejected in a relationship at Mount Lawley’s beloved Elford Hotel. Relatable to anyone who's ever been in a relationship or wants to be, this teacher, marriage celebrant and Fringe World award winner loves to speak brutally honestly to his audiences and is always quick with a comeback or a punch line. Tickets are $15, pick them up here.
Find Some Zen At This Stunning New Yoga Studio
Yogis rejoice! Osborne Park is gaining itself a brand new gorgeous luxe yoga and meditation studio Yoga Folk this weekend and we are so keen to get into their beautiful space for some calm. With a bunch of opening events and huge discount early member deals over the next few weeks, check out their timetable and make sure to say hi to this beautiful crew.
Head To Peach Pit For Surf Club Sundays
Scarborough’s weekly beachfront Sunday sesh is causing waves every week at The Peach Pit from 4pm to midnight boasting some serious $12 cocktail specials, $19 jugs of beers and $28 super jugs plus some of Perth’s very best DJs on the decks so that you can dance the night away. No need to book in, just head down for free entry and soak in the sunshine.
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Image credit: Henry Summer