Templo Theatre Sideshow – Friday 4 and Saturday 5 November

Come along and enjoy the new Templo Theatre at Zoo Bar as they host their first fabulous Sideshow. Where everything whacky, magical and glamorous will entertain, five amazing performers will take centre stage. Doors open at 6pm for pre-dinner and drinks with the show starting at 7:30pm. Book now.

Canberra SpringOUT Pride festival – Friday 4 to Sunday 6 November

Returning for the entire month of November, the Canberra SpringOUT Pride Festival will see over 40 events sponsored and coordinated by the local community. With everything theatre, music, sporting and drag show films, check out how you can be involved here.

DESIGN Canberra Festival – Friday 4 to Sunday 6 November

DESIGN Canberra is back for another incredible year celebrating local art and design. Throughout the month, events, exhibitions, talks, tours, activations, markets, collaborations, artist studios, and open homes will be showcased, transforming the nation’s capital. This year’s theme is ‘Transformation’ in the context of the upheaval and disruption of the global pandemic and other confronting experiences of 2020-21. Explore the full calendar of events on their website.

The Forage – Saturday 5 November

For the first time since 2019, The Forage is returning to its original format, popping up in Civic Square in collaboration with the DESIGN Canberra Festival. Coming alive with all things food, live music and design, come check in out from 2-7pm. Some of the local food vendors include Chimmi, Super Bao, Terra, Via Dolce, House of Bubbles and Quarry Hill Wines. Get all the information here.

Long Rail Gully Dinner at 10 Yards – Saturday 5 November

Join local cool climate winery Long Rail Gully and 10 yards for a beautiful wine and dinner pairing. Learning everything you need to know about wine from co-owner Richard Parker, treat yourself to a relaxing afternoon and dinner. Tickets are limited, book now.

The Little Burley Markets – Saturday 5 November

Soak up the Canberra spring weather at the new lakeside Little Burley Market. A beautifully curated gourmet food and artisan market, pick up wonderful goodies to take home including locally made gifts, pastries and cheeses, or sample a range of delicious food options as you walk through. Find out all the information here.