Bollywood Film Festival at Dendy Cinema – Friday 3 to Sunday 5 November

Showcasing the very best of Indian cinema from around the globe, join Dendy Cinema as they host the Bollywood Film Festival. Aligned with India’s biggest and most important holiday of the year, Diwali, the program includes a curated selection of new and classic Bollywood titles. Check the full program here.

10 Yards Dumpling Workshop – Saturday 4 November

Learn the art of the perfect gyoza in this small group workshop at 10 Yards in Aranda. Over three hours, make vegetarian and meat dumpling filling and explore different rolling methods before sitting back and enjoying an Asian banquet with paired wines prepared by their chefs. Get your tickets here.

Canberra Nara Candle Festival – Saturday 4 November

Celebrate Canberra’s sister city relationship with Nara, Japan at the Canberra Nara Candle Festival from 4-9pm at the Canberra Nara Peace Park. Celebrating Japanese culture, the park will be illuminated with 2000 candles and delicious Japanese cuisine, art, culture, performances and activities for visitors to enjoy. Held annually since 2003, this year marks the 30th anniversary of the sister-city relationship. The event is free, see the full program online.

The Wiggles at the Canberra Theatre – Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 November

The world’s most popular children’s entertainment group, The Wiggles, are bringing their ARIA award-winning live show back for their annual arena tour. Expect an unforgettable experience in the thrill of seeing The Wiggles perform all their hits, including a special appearance from the man in red for the festive season. Get your tickets via the Canberra Theatre’s website.

The Canberra Times Fun Run 2k Kids Run – Sunday 5 November

Get the family together and join in The Canberra Times’ Fun Run 2k Kids Run on Sunday. Kicking off at 10:15am, enjoy the run looping along a flat course following Lake Burley Griffin, ending at Rond Terrace. Then, enjoy post-race entertainment. Register now.