Friday, 14 March 2014
FREE Courtyard Gigs @ Gorman Arts Centre
Join us for a series of FREE intimate gigs in the beautiful western courtyard at Gorman Arts Centre.
On Friday 14 March, the courtyard will be buzzing from 8pm until midnight as part of Free Music For Rich Kids - the rocking start to the You Are Here festival's opening weekend. Bands include Julia and the Deep Sea Sirens.
Celebrating its 25th year in 2014, the Alliance Française French Film Festival is a highly anticipated and extremely popular event on the Australian cultural calendar. It is not only the biggest film festival in Australia; it is also the biggest festival of French films outside of France. Each year the festival curates a selection of the best contemporary French films, including comedies, dramas, documentaries and much more. Blockbusters and independent films alike screen over six weeks in seven cities: Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane, Byron Bay, Adelaide and Perth. The festival also includes glamorous opening nights, Q&As and special events with renowned figures of French film. Click here for the full Canberra schedule.
Friday Night Live @ Capital & Co.
Capital & Co. is a relaxed informal place to enjoy a drink after work & unwind. Enjoy Friday Night Live with live music on the balcony, $5 drinks, tapas, bar nibbles and free parking!
Fridays weekly specials at Siren Bar include $3.50 selected tap beers between 3pm - 5pm for your after-work thirst quench and then from 4pm - 6pm enjoy $10 Pizzas (Mediterranean, Marguerita, Carnivore, Hawaiian and Tropical) for dinner! Pizza and Beer - there's no better way to spend your Friday night!
We have some great promos every Friday night at Karaoke: $4 basic spirits from 8pm; $5 glasses of champagne; Drink voucher to give away. All you need to do is get up and sing for a chance to score one! Check out our Facebook page dedicated to Karaoke. Click here. We love to give things away. Karaoke kicks off at 8.30pm every Friday night. Click here to visit the Facebook page especially for Karaoke at the Canberra Irish Club.
Master the Mixes Cocktail Classes @ Kremlin Bar & Tapas
Master the Mixes Cocktail Classes at Kremlin Bar are sure to be a fantastic activity for birthdays and/or special occasions. What a perfect way to start off a Hen's Night or Christmas Party! Only $50 per person (minimum 10 people per class) and includes cocktails demonstrations and samples, individual behind the bar cocktail experience, complementary finger food and staff bar prices for one hour after the class! Phone 02 6257 7779 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to enquire and book now.
Public Service Discount at Happy Hour @ Kremlin Bar & Tapas
Flash your Public Service ID and save a further 20% off the bill at Happy Hour. From 4:00pm till 7:00pm every Wednesday to Friday. $5 house beer, wine and basic spirits. Tapas are available to nibble on while having a relaxing afternoon on the chic Kremlin Bar & Tapas.
Tegan the Vegan Exhibition
Tegan the Vegan focuses on the short clay animation film made by Marisa Martin of Queanbeyan. The exhibition features sets, clay models, posters and extracts from the film. Based on Martin's real life experiences growing up as a vegetarian, the film features the voices of well-known actors Noni Hazlehurst, Paul McDermott, Charli Delaney and Pippa Black. Tegan the Vegan was selected for Flickerfest 2011, and won the Best Australian Animation Award at the World Through the Eyes of Women (WOW) Film Festival. Tegan the Vegan is part of the National Film and Sound Archive's Main Gallery exhibition. Entry is free. Open 9:00am-5:00pm weekdays and 10:00am-5:00pm weekends. Closed Christmas Day. See one of Tegan the Vegan's short films here on Youtube.
Thank God It's Friday at Hellenic in the City!!! The night will feature $5 select beers, $5 wines and a selected range of $5 TGIF Cocktails. So head over between 5pm and 7pm and start your weekend off on the right foot.
Saturday, 15 March 2014
Coeliac Awareness Week
STOP feeling sick and tired. It could be coeliac disease! Get tested and feel better. Coeliac Disease is a reaction to gluten and common symptoms can include lack of energy, digestive and bowel problems, nutritional deficiencies and a general feeling of being unwell. Nearly 340,000 Australias are affected yet 80% of people don't know they have the condition. It is simple to detect and easy to manage. See your GP to get tested and click here to visit sickandtired.com.au for more information on Coeliac Awareness Week. #HappyCoeliac
Collected Works 2014 @ Canberra Theatre Centre
Collected Works 2014 is a season of drama, dance, ballet, opera, physical and musical theatre and features an outstanding line up of productions from Australia’s best loved performing arts companies along with two international productions. There is something for everyone. Click here to find out more, including Nine Good Reasons To Buy A Season Pass!
It’s that time of year again, both the cricket and tennis are on, it’s perfect weather to be outside and, just when you thought Summer couldn’t get any better, there’s a long weekend for Australia Day! The only thing missing is a pool party. Thankfully, from 12.00pm on Sunday 26 January, Olims Bar and Beer Garden in Braddon has you covered with a pool so conveniently located near a bar that it sounds like Australia Day in paradise.