There’s never a dull moment in Sydney, and we can prove it, with these awesome things to do in, well, Sydney this week. We have all bases covered, from live gigs, to free movies, dance classes, pasta eating and even hardcore workouts. You’ve been warned.
Don’t settle for a sub-par cashew stir fry as the highlight of your week when you can get in on all of these awesome events. Grab your mate/partner/work BFF/dog and start booking STAT.
7 Nights Of The Jezabels
If you’re after good vibes and even better beats (of course you are) then you can’t miss The Jezabels performing for seven days straight at The Lansdowne. Yep, it’ll be going down for seven whole days. Check them out this Monday night when they kick off, because snoozing = losing, with special guest Didirri for the perfect after-work hang. If you can’t make the Monday night show then we guess we’ll still forgive you—you’ll still have six more nights to catch this awesome Sydney band.
What: 7 Nights of The Jezabels
When: 21 August – 27 August
Where: The Lansdowne Hotel
Monday 21 August
Movie Monday: Space Jam @ Soda Factory
Space Jam will be on the big screen at Soda Factory this Monday with free entry and free popcornnnnnn! Grab your mates for a (space) jam filled night with $5 beers and wines before 7pm and $5 sides to boot, all while sitting back and relaxing after the hard slog that is Monday. Details here.
What: Movie Monday: Space Jam
When: 5pm, 21 August
Where: Soda Factory, Surry Hills
Tuesday 22 August
Latin Dance Classes @ COMMUNE
If boot camp is your idea of hell, get ready to spice up your fitness life with a Latin dance class this Tuesday. Held at COMMUNE in Waterloo, this one will have you dancing Latin-style for one beautifully long hour. Don’t consider yourself an expert in the d-floor department? Don’t even worry about it because this class is open for both beginners and experienced dancers, so for all the coordination-challenged humans out there, this is the dance class for you. Details here.
What: Latin Dance Classes
When: 22 August 7pm-8pm
Where: COMMUNE, Waterloo
Wednesday 23 August
Gluten Free Italian Feast @ Balla
Possibly the most important news for all coeliac sufferers and gluten-phobes in Sydney is the three-course gluten free Italian dinner happening in Pyrmont this Wednesday. This isn’t your average gluten free feast either guys, it’s at Balla which is only one of our personal faves in the pasta department (#justsaying). Now is your chance to indulge in God’s greatest gifts like bread, pasta and cannoli, all without the bloat-inducing gluten. Even for us normies with no dietary requirements, this event will be delicious and the duck ragu gnocchi and ricotta cannoli are only the beginning. All details here.
What: Gluten Free Italian Feast
When: 23 August, 6:30pm-9:30pm
Where: Balla, The Star
Cost: $79 per person
Beats By Barre Attack
It’s time to get hot and sweaty this Wednesday and it’s all in the name of barre. Beats by Barre Attack is a 45 minute HIIT workout that’ll have you wishing you had stayed at home, binged on Netflix and eaten two pizzas to yourself, but we promise you’ll be feeling like a legend as soon as the endorphins kick in. The founder of Barre Attack, who is also a former professional ballerina mind you, is conducting the workout and an IRL DJ will provide the beats. Grab a friend and book a ticket now!
What: Beats by Barre Attack
When: 23 August, 6pm or 7pm or 8pm
Where: Roslyn Pack Theatre, Walsh Bay
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Image credit: Balla