Bootleg Rascal at UC Hub – Friday 13 May
Hitting the road on an Australian headline tour in support of their upcoming album ‘Sloppy Seconds’, Bootleg Rascal are bringing their energetic indie flare to Canberra. Since their inception in 2013, the group have frequently released critically praised music and have been supported by MTV, Rage, NME and triple j. After having to reschedule their 2021 show, the group are ready to take to the stage at UC. Get your tickets now via Moshtix.
Jeffrey Smart Closing Party – Friday 13 May
As the Jeffrey Smart exhibition comes to an end, the National Gallery of Australia invites you to explore the inspiring work one last time during an Italian Aperitivo night with signature cocktails, delicious food and local music. Grab your tickets here.
SIX the Musical – Friday 13 to Sunday 15 May
Remixing five hundred years of historical heartbreak, SIX the Musical follows the six wives of Henry VIII as they retell their story, their way, in a high-octane 75-minute global musical phenomenon. Ending their Canberra tour this weekend, you do not want to miss this energetic pop musical! Book now.
Press Club at UC Hub – Saturday 14 May
Press Club are finally hitting the road! Hitting off all different spots around Australia during May, they will be making their way to Canberra this weekend. Playing some new tunes as well as loved favourites, don’t miss out on seeing them live before they jet off on their Europe tour. Get your tickets via Moshtix.
Taste Local workshops with Lake George Winery – Saturday 14 May
Discover local produce and enjoy unique experiences of tasting adventures and masterclasses with this year’s Canberra Centre Taste Local Festival. Happening throughout May, this weekend enjoy a workshop with Lake George Winery as they take you through their winemaking process while you enjoy a wine and chocolate pairing with Sweet Pea and Poppy. Reserve your spot now.
KIN Gallery Beginner Silver Bangles Workshop – Saturday 14 May
During a one day workshop from 10am-4pm, get a step by step guide to making your own personalised silver bangle at the KIN Gallery. Suitable for beginners, learn manufacturing skills including soldering, annealing, saw piercing, polishing and measurement tricks and tips. Book now.
Hotel Kurrajong Great Gatsby Gala – Saturday 14 May
Hotel Kurrajong’s annual Great Gatsby Gala is back! Begin the evening with a classic cocktail on arrival, followed by a three-course meal and a four-hour beverage package. Transporting you back to the 1920’s with a 20-piece swing band, live performances and dance lessons, put on your best suit and sparkly dress for what is set to be a great night of fun. Book your table through their website.
The Italian Place Canberra District Italian Varietals Workshop – Sunday 15 May
Join Emma Shaw from Pique-Nique and The Italian Place’s Sommelier Maria Navarrete in a tasting of Italian varietals in Canberra. Taste them and learn how the region became the new home for a variety of international grapes. Focusing on white wine over this session, enjoy tastings of Prosecco, Arneis, and Fiano alongside an antipasto platter from 12pm. Book now.