Walt & Burley Martini Masterclass – Friday 19 May
Mix and master the iconic martini at Walt & Burley’s inaugural gin-based masterclass. Whether you’re a seasoned cocktail enthusiast or a newcomer to the world of spirits, master the skills and create your own exquisite cocktails while you enjoy drinks and nibbles. Book now.
The Mousetrap at Canberra Theatre Centre – Friday 19 to Sunday 21 May
Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap is touring Australia to celebrate its 70th Anniversary, stopping in Canberra for ten nights. The story follows seven guests and staff at Monkswell Manor who find themselves stuck in a snowstorm after a local woman is murdered. It soon becomes clear that the killer is among them, with each stranger growing increasingly suspicious of one another. With over 28,500 performances so far, the record-breaking murder mystery features a brilliant surprise finish from the foremost mystery writer of all time. Book now.
10 Yards Pizza and Pasta Workshop – Saturday 20 May
Collaborating with Mozzarella & Co, join 10 Yards as they teach you the skills and techniques to make your own handmade pizza and pasta. In this hands-on workshop, learn the art of crafting authentic pizza dough and fresh pasta, and then enjoy your hard work over a delicious feast with regional wines. Book now.
Hippo Co Whisky Tasting – Saturday 20 May
Join Hippo Co for their weekly whisky tasting on Saturday night from 6pm. The team are experts on all things Scotch, American, Irish and international whisky and will take you through 6 whiskies from around the world while you enjoy the flavours and learn about the history, production and tasting techniques. Tickets are $70 and also include a cheese plate for the table. Secure your table here.
Old Bus Depot Market Canberra Wool Expo – Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May
If you are a skilled wool crafter or interested in taking up a new hobby, meet and speak with wool producers, craftspeople and artists at this year’s Canberra Wool Expo. Over the weekend, see a range of demonstrations from hand-spinning to weaving and shop everything from garments and accessories, designer knitwear, weaving and a vast array of woollen yarns for you to make your own creations at home. Get all the information here.