The second half of the year is well underway (seriously though, where does the time go?). Michael Buble is currently dusting himself off for the Christmas countdown and the weather is FINALLY starting to look a little brighter.
This time of year tends to fill up fast, so we suggest you start booking in all the good stuff now. If you're a little stuck on what to hit up, we've rounded up some of our fave events.
This week you've got World Vegan Day feasts and endless Halloween parties to hit up, plus, a must-see Aboriginal art exhibition, the annual Beer and Beef Festival, Disney-inspired drinks and more.
Without further ado, here’s what’s on in Perth this week, this month and beyond.
What's On This Week In Perth
World Vegan Day Dinner
Ten Acre Block, Perth | Thursday 28 October
Celebrate World Vegan Day with the ultimate fine-dining vegan degustation at Ten Acre Block. The restaurant is known for its innovation, so you can expect nothing short of amazing at this four-course vegan dinner, which you can wash down with paired vegan wines from WA's most recognised wine regions. Book here.
Vegan Feasts Spring Edition
Sweet Water Rooftop Bar, East Fremantle | Thursday 28 October
Head up to the lush rooftop restaurant at Sweetwater in East Fremantle this week for a seasonal vegan feast that’ll seriously impress. Trust us, these dishes are so good, even your non-vegan friends will be wiping their bowls clean over five delectable courses—think sesame-crusted cauliflower and mushroom dumplings, plus vegan wines, and cocktails. Book here.
Our Painting About Ngurra Art Exhibition
The Good Shed, Claremont | Until 12 December
Immerse yourself in the extraordinary world of art crafted by Port Hedland's only Aboriginal art collective, the Spinifex Hill Artists, at FORM's latest exhibition at The Good Shed: Our Painting About Ngurra. The must-see art exhibition runs from now until 12 December and features over 60 stunning new works from the talented Spinifex Hill Artists alongside paintings by nationally renowned artists, as well as some of the haunting new landscapes from Lester Prize shortlisted artist, Ilyampi Victor Burton.
Beer And Beef Festival
Burswood Parklands | Saturday 30 - Sunday 31 October
The Beer and Beef Festival returns to the lush Burswood Parklands for two huge days this year on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 October. Of course, there'll be plenty of craft brews to tap into as well as more BBQ beef than you can poke a stick at. Plus, a garden of cocktail dreams, wine lawn, live music, entertainment, carnival rides and plenty of other yummy bites to enjoy too.
Halloween In Perth
Various Venues | Saturday 30 - Sunday 31 October
Wondering where to get your scare on in Perth this Halloween? We've got a few spook-tacular event suggestions worth whipping the fake blood out for...On the Saturday, you can booze it up at The Camfield's Day Of The Dead Bottomless Brunch, step Into The Jungle at Henry Summer, go totally Lights Out at Joe's Juice Joint, traipse through the Haunted Big House at Metropolis Fremantle, get Apocalit at The Newport or say hello to your inner Saints & Sinners at 393 Murray’s (Magnet House, Edison Bar & Amplifier) heaven and hell inspired soiree. If you'd prefer to save your fright sesh for Sunday, unleash your inner Party Animals at The Arbor or settle in for a Spooktacular Sunday Sesh at Johnny Fox's. And if you're feeling really brave, you could also attempt to escape one of these Haunted Escape Rooms at witching hour.
Happily Ever After Drinks
The Reveley | Until The End Of October
Whether you're a Disney fan or just appreciate a damn good cocktail, you'll want to race down to The Reveley to try these magical Disney-inspired drinks before they disappear at the end of October. The 'Happily Ever After Drinks Collection' has been beautifully created in celebration of the upcoming Disney in Concert at the Riverside Theatre on Friday 29 and Saturday 30 October—which will see your favourite Disney tunes brought to life by the West Australian Symphony Orchestra and some of Australia's top theatre stars (tickets for that one available here)—and features delights for all ages such as The Enchanted Forest Cocktail, The Fairy Godmother Hot Chocolate, The Happy Snowman Milkshake and Spellbound Princess Mocktail.
What's On Next Month In Perth
British Film Festival
Palace Raine Square, Luna Leederville, SX and Windsor | 1 November - 3 December
A month-long celebration of British film lands in Perth this November thanks to Palace Cinemas And Luna Palace Cinemas. Yep, we're talking about the annual British Film Festival, which this year includes some of the best contemporary cinema, documentaries and some of the most significant British films of the 1970s, all for you to enjoy on the big screen.
RTRFM's Courtyard Club
State Theatre Centre, Northbridge | Fridays From 5 November
Friday night drinks just got a little bit better, with RTRFM's much-loved live music series returning to the State Theatre Centre Courtyard every Friday from 5 November right up until Friday 17 December. Swing by for a drink in the pop-up bar as you take in a rotating selection of local artists and DJs, as well as RTRFM's presenters recording live from the courtyard.
Diner En Blanc
Secret Location in Perth |Saturday 6 November
Diner en Blanc will be happening on Saturday 6 November at a new secret location, so grab your whites and keep those eyes peeled for tickets.
NEED SOME MORE IDEAS? WE GOT YOU:
- Scoop up tickets to the best festivals coming to Perth
- Hit up some of Perth's best new restaurants, bars and cafes
- Go for a sky-high sunset sip at these stunning rooftop bars
- Lace up for one of Perth's prettiest wildflower walks
- Book the ultimate staycay at Perth's best boutique hotels
- Catch up on the Perth food news you missed
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