Woolley Street Night Markets – 1 Nov
Woolley Street in Dickson will come alive with an eclectic array of local stalls, produce and live entertainment. Friday night is taken care of with this combination of vibrant night-time shopping alongside the tasty Dickson restaurants we all know and love.
Hoppy Halloween Party – 1 & 2 Nov
The annual Halloween party is happening all weekend this year at Hopscotch and it’s going to be one killer of a time! There will be live music, Halloween themed cocktails and shots, DJ’s, trick or treats, best dressed prizes and loads more to be announced. Head in all weekend from 11am.
Mean Girls Halloween Party – 2 Nov
Bad Bettis on the Foreshore is throwing a seriously FETCH Halloween party. Think college red cup style with dress ups ranging from ‘mouse…duh’ to zombie bride. Partnering with Gordon’s Pink Gin, there is every reason to go! Get in from 7pm and dress in your best costumes – naughty or nice!
Battle of the Brewers Grand Final – 2 Nov
Head on over the the Old Canberra Inn at 2pm for an unmissable beer event! There will be 16 taps and 8 Breweries battling head to head for the title of Old Canberra Inns favourite Brewer! This is a free event so bring your friends and family.
Day of the Dead Fiesta – 2 Nov
Experience the vibes and atmosphere of an authentic Latin American Fiesta at this family friendly celebration of music, dance, art, culture and the amazing tradition of “Dia De Muertos” over one day! The Polish White Eagle Club will host a unique festival in Canberra that features an eclectic range of live music + cultural performance, a crafts & food market, kids piñata and face-painting for everyone. A traditional Ofrenda (“altar”) will be on display where we remember our loved ones that have passed. Also appearing will be authentic Mexican Wrestling – a unique blend of circus and theatre! With a live demonstrations and a full show right after the festival! Learn how vast and deep Hispanic culture is; and reflect on what’s important as we mark the tradition of the Day of the Dead by enjoying the best in life! Tickets here.
The Makers and Shakers Market / Canberra – 2 Nov
This event features many makers who have never been to Canberra before! Shoppers can meet over 60 stalls of established and emerging makers of beautiful homewares, stunning lifestyle products to delicious food. From vegan donuts, ceramics, candles, to original art and more, the event features a curated lineup where shoppers get the access to the very best in locally, handmade products. If you appreciate where things come from, how things are made and who made them, then this is your event! You can meet the maker, support local business and come away with amazing and delicious treasures in time for Christmas! From 10am – 3pm at 21 Wentworth Ave Kingston ACT. $2 entry or free for kids u12. More info here.
Spring Racing Carnival at The Duxton – 2 Nov
Get set for the races at Derby Day! Join at The Duxton for all your Spring Racing Carnival action. They’ve got TAB facilities for the punters along with plenty of screens to catch all the action. Everyone is a winner at The Duxton. Each of the below listed Spring Racing Carnival dates, join us for the ‘Losing Ticket’ raffle at 1pm – $25 Duxton Gift Voucher, 3pm – $25 Duxton Gift Voucher, and 5pm – a $250 Duxton Gift Voucher.
Hills of Hall Spring Wine Festival – 2 & 3 Nov
It’s that time of year again when the Hills of Hall wineries will knock your socks off at the Spring Wine Festival with a fantastic variety of cool climate wines and food to match. Be the first to taste new releases and take advantage of huge discounts! Listen to live music throughout the day, visit each venue and enjoy one of the most picturesque areas of Canberra. You’ll soon see why the Hills of Hall wine region is considered the hidden gem of Canberra. This is a free event from 10am – 5pm.
Wedding Open Day – 3 Nov
Hotel Kurrajong Canberra has historical charm offering the perfect setting for your special day in Canberra. Whether it’s a stunning ceremony in our courtyard, stand up cocktail party or grand sit down reception, the team of wedding professionals and specialty chefs will curate the perfect experience to ensure your guests enjoy the day as much as you do. Meet with a curated selection of Canberra’s finest wedding professionals and suppliers. View inspiring reception and ceremony spaces to see the venue in action. Enjoy fine wines and new season canapés. Plus join for your chance to win a honeymoon to Singapore! From 11:30am – 2:30pm. Free entry.