Apollo Bay Seafood Festival

Seafood lovers, get excited – the Apollo Bay Seafood Festival is back again in 2020. Here are some of the highlights: Harbour Day – Sat 15 Feb The main event! From 10am the harbour will launch into jam-packed day of pop-up restaurants, cooking demonstrations, and seafood markets. Kids will be able to get in on …

Hawkers Bazaar | Southbank

To celebrate the Lunar New Year, Crown Melbourne is once again playing host to their renowned Hawkers Bazaar along the Yarra River from 31 January to 2 February. More than 30 market stalls showcasing authentic culinary delights and traditional trinkets, while roving performers, musical acts from local and international superstars, and vibrant lion and dragon …

Sizzlefest | Prahran Market

Sizzlefest is a free annual event at Prahran Market, celebrating everything that is great about the BBQ. The annual Prahran Market Sausage Competition will take place in Bracher Arcade from 11am-1pm. The Arcade’s butchers put their best sausage forward for the public to judge. Usually the judging (yes, tasting!) is free but in light of …

The Wizard’s Cauldron | Pop Up

A Harry Potter inspired bar has popped up in Melbourne’s Fitzroy. The Wizard’s Cauldron is a hands on potion making experience where apprentices (adults only) compete in tasks to unlock potion ingredients. In a simmering 90-minute experience, you’ll don your robe and sip mead as you experiment in the ancient art of potion making. Concoct …

Madame Brussels Lane

Madame Brussels Lane Returns

After welcoming more than 20,000 visitors in 2018, The European Night Market returns to Madame Brussels Lane every Friday night this July with a 30% bigger footprint, more stalls than ever before, and neon-drenched entertainment. Running every Friday 5pm – 10pm, the Euro disco inspired market will stamp your culinary passport with bites from Switzerland, …

Terracotta Warriors

The Melbourne Winter Masterpieces series at the National Gallery of Victoria presents China’s ancient Terracotta Warriors alongside a parallel display of new works by one of the world’s most exciting contemporary artists, Cai Guo-Qiang, at NGV International. Developed and curated by the NGV, Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality is a large-scale presentation of the Qin …