Stonefest – Saturday 7 October

Canberra’s legendary local festival, Stonefest is back! Bringing with it iconic local and international artists including Bakar, Ball Park Music, Dune Rats and more. Spend your Saturday enjoying incredible live performances, with plenty of food and drink stalls to keep you fuelled. Special discounts apply for UC Students, get your tickets here.

TEDxCanberra – Saturday 7 October

The renowned TEDxCanberra is running this Saturday, celebrating Australian change-makers and innovators. This year’s theme is ‘Beyond’, with an array of musicians, academics, activists and many more with ‘ideas worth spreading’. Don’t miss out, get your ticket here.

10 Yards and Canberra Distillery Gin & Botanicals – Saturday 7 October

Join the Canberra Distillery team for an intimate evening of gin and canapes this weekend. Hosted by Two Before Ten, you’ll gather around the Aranda Long Table and gain insight on flavour notes, learn to pair with botanicals, and how to use gin in cocktails. All while enjoying a canape menu designed to perfectly complement each gin. Secure your spot here.

National Vintage Guitar Expo – Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 October

If you’re a fan of vintage acoustics and guitars or looking to collect some rare pieces, pop by the National Vintage Guitar Expo this weekend! Meet and chat with makers and exhibitors, explore interactive demonstrations and browse the impressive selection. Hosted by the Harmonie German Club, enjoy exclusive events including guitar workshops and the Saturday Night Expo Concert. Get your ticket here. 

Hip Hop Workshop – Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 October

Unleash your inner groove at Canberra’s first ever hip-hop masterclass this weekend. Master your stage presence, deep dive into song composition and get exclusive insights into the industry. Secure your all-access pass here for two days of non-stop hip hop immersion. 

Eden Plenty Live at OCI – Sunday 8 October

Don’t miss Eden Plenty performing at the Old Canberra Inn this Sunday. The Australian singer and songwriter is celebrated for his heartfelt indie/blues pieces. Unwind and wrap up your week enjoying live music along with a quality pub feed, in a warm and relaxing atmosphere. The event is free, find all the details here.