10 Awesome Things To Do In Brisbane This Weekend

  • 10 Awesome Things To Do In Brisbane This Weekend

    We are already in July and Brisbane deserves a hearty pat on the back for making it through the first half of 2018. To mark this momentous occasion, Brisbane has lined up some absolutely cracker events this weekend, including a mid-winter festival, an Eat Local week, with Sunday marking the start of a month-long celebration of all things tasty with Brisbane’s highly anticipated Good Food Month.

    Dig in Brisbane, this weekend is an all-you-can-eat buffet of delicious events and we guarantee you will love every bite.

    TRUFFLE DEGUSTATION

    For all of our Brissy fine diners, Bacchus has launched a brand-new degustation that is next-level boujee. Coming in at $179 per person you can experience a five-course feast that highlights the delicious and oh-so-expensive flavour of truffles. Add $90 to the price and you can pair it with free-flowing wine so you can cheers away half your rent at the fanciest dinner ever.

    When: 26 June-4 August
    Where: Bacchus, Southbank
    For more information, click here.

    EAT LOCAL WEEK

    This coming week is devoted to brilliant local food and restaurants with the Scenic Rim Eat Local Week. All across Brisbane iconic restaurants will be hosting delicious food experiences for you to take a massive bite out of. The week starts this Saturday and each day will showcase new foodie venues and menus so that you can eat your way across the Scenic Rim.

    When: 30 June-8 July
    Where: Various Locations in the Scenic Rim
    For more information, click here.

    Sunday 1 July

    GOOD FOOD MONTH 2018

    To wrap up this list, we couldn’t sign off without mentioning the mother of all foodie fests starting this Sunday; welcome back Good Food Month—we’ve missed you! Sunday July 1 will be kicking off a whole heap of  fabulous foodie events throughout July, with the wildly popular Night Noodle Markets returning to South Bank wrapping up the 4-week fest. Eat up Brisbane, it’s going to be a good month!

    When: 1 July-5 August
    Where: Various Locations around Brisbane
    For more information, click here.

    Don’t Miss Out!

    70S DISCO SPACESHIP

    Running for two weeks from 26 July, this exhibition sees MCRT Studio in collaboration with Paddington’s Empire Revival to create and curate Brisbane’s ultimate 70s Disco Spaceship, an intergalactic showcase inspired by NASA satellite imagery and the culture of celebrity. This will be our first glimpse of MCRT’s latest art collection ‘Through the Stars’, comprised of 33 portraits and complemented by furniture and accessories from Empire Revival. Come by on Thursday 26 July for opening night, which will feature Young Henrys beer, De Bortoli prosecco and a DJ blasting 70s classics.

    When: 9am-6pm, 27 July-8 August
    Where: White Canvas, 6 Byres Street Newstead
    For more information, click here.

    Image credit: Hayley Williamson for The Urban List
    This article originally appeared on the Urban List by Erin Curtain and has be re-posted with permission.

    Erin Curtain

    Brisbane born and raised, Erin is known for her aversion to all summer-based physical activity and her devoted love for cheese. On her off days you can find her binge-watching 90s sitcoms and planning her next vaycay, preferably to somewhere cold enough that fondue is enjoyable. Who is she kidding, fondue is always enjoyable.

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