San Cisco at UC Refectory – Friday 18 June
Groove to Aussie indie pop band San Cisco at the UC Refectory, as they perform their biggest hits including songs from their fourth album, Between You and Me. Tickets are still available, get yours now!
Tigerlily at Fiction – Friday 18 June
Australian DJ Tigerlily is coming to Canberra for Fiction’s Friday night FEEL show. Performing around Australia and internationally in nightclubs and festivals such as, Tomorrowland in Belgium and Lollapalooza in Sweden, she knows how to turn up the dance floor. Get your late-night tickets on Fiction’s website.
Songs and Sonnets Dinner Show – Friday 18 and Saturday 19 June
This weekend, experience the Pialligo Estate Glasshouse transform into an intimate cabaret-style speakeasy. Featuring four performers from Lakespeare and Co, as well as live accompaniment and original music by local composer Jay Cameron, enjoy a 3-course meal be serenaded between each course with a medley of songs. Tickets are limited, get yours now!
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show – Friday 18 and Saturday 19 June
Take the kids to see the live action performance of the beloved children’s book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar through a menagerie of over 75 magical puppets. Alongside the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, the show will feature three other Eric Carle stories, including Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Tickets are available here for their five shows over the weekend.
A Pooch Affair – Saturday 19 June
Take your puppy out this weekend to an awesome fun day out with A Pooch Affair. Held in Exhibition Park, this year’s theme is Barnyard and owners and pups are encouraged to dress up in their best farm and cowboy outfits. There will be plenty of entertainment on the day, including a doggie market, dog sports demos, doggie diner café and play area, plus a best dressed competition. Find all the info here.
Macenmist Black Truffle Dinner with Nick O’Leary wines – Saturday 19 June
As a part of their Neighbourhood Series, Hotel Kurrajong is hosting a Macenmist black truffle dinner with their wine partner Nick O’Leary. Indulge in a four-course menu with truffle as the main star, alongside a matching wine at each course. Book your table on their website.
The Winter Schnapps Fest – Saturday 29 June
Back for its fifth year, The Winter Schnapps Fest at the Harmonie German Club is celebrating everything Bavarian. Enjoy schnapps, German beer, wines, ciders and foods and traditional Oktoberfest games, outside around the fire pits. There will also be entertainment from The Masters of Oompah and German Music Show Band bringing to life traditional German tunes. Grab your tickets online.
Red Wine Cruise – Saturday 19 June
Warm up drinking red wine on a cool afternoon sailing Lake Burley Griffin during a 2-hour wine cruise. Explore a selection of five unusual and alternative red wine varietals and blends from across Australia, accompanied by a grazing lunchbox and dessert. Grab your tickets here.
Canberra Kids Market – Sunday 20 June
Discover new, handmade and pre-loved kids goodies, like clothes, toys, books, games, accessories and more at the Canberra Kids Market at the Canberra Showground. Stocking from babies through to kids, there are plenty of great bargains to be made and quality brands like Country Road, Esprit and Seed available. For more info, head to their website.