October is here, and we’ve never been more excited.
There’s no question that Brisbane has already well and truly welcomed the warm weather with open arms with a number of events moving outdoors to soak up the sunshine. From beer tasting to live music, we breakdown where you should kick back in Brisbane this weekend.
$20 BOTTOMLESS MIMOSA’S | SUN OCTOBER 15
Grab your girls and get your brunch on at The Brass Barrel this Sunday. Purchase any meal and get unlimited mimosa’s for only $20. Catch up with some close friends as you enjoy that orange and champagne goodness in Brisbane this weekend.
EAGLE FARM MARKETS 6TH BIRTHDAY | SUN OCTBER 15
Celebrate the 6th birthday of the Eagle Farm Markets this weekend with their best mix of gourmet food, produce, live music and homemade goods. Make sure you get involved as there are many prizes to be won. With a variety of rides and experiences this is the perfect event to bring your family to in Brisbane this weekend.
BEER TASTING SESSION AT LOKAL + CO | SUN OCTOBER 15
Combining delicious beer and crispy pork, Lokal + Co is hosting Mountain Goat’s 20th anniversary, for one of the best Sunday Sessions in Brisbane this weekend. Bring some friends and enjoy limited edition beers and suckling pig eats complete with some great live music. There’s even options for those who aren’t into beer or pork, so make sure you get your ticket now.
POP-UP SUCCULENT SALE | SAT OCTOBER 14
Created by The Succy Bunch, St Mary’s of the Cross school will be filled with succulents and cacti as far as your eye can see. There will be coffee carts, a sausage sizzle and a massive variety of gorgeous plants all up for sale. Grab your gardening gloves and make a spot at home, because you won’t want to miss this.
HALLOWEEN FESTEVIL | FRI OCTOBER 13
It’s Friday the 13th so you best prepare yourself for some spooky happenings. Hosted at Aussie World on the Sunshine Coast, bring a spare change of pants as this is the darkest and scariest night to date. Filled with spooks and thrills prepare to come face to face with some of the most feared horror characters of this year. Tickets are selling out fast so get in ASAP.
BARBARA’S SECOND BIRTHDAY LUAU | SAT OCTOBER 14
Celebrating their second birthday, Fortitude Valley spot Barbara is hosting a Hawaiian Luau. Complete with tropical cocktails and The Beach Boys on repeat, you’ll be feeling like you’re on a tropical island in no time. Don your best Hawaiian apparel, and party the night away.
NEON ALL NIGHT SKATE | SAT OCTOBER 14
Put on those skating shoes and your best neon clothing because Skateaway Bundamba is ready for you to party all night. Kicking off from 7pm, you’ll have three different skating options ranging from the shortest session running until 9:30 pm or if you’re simply having too much fun you can skate until 6am. Tickets are limited so get there soon!
PAW-TOBER FEST | SAT OCTOBER 14
We all know and love Oktoberfest, but it is disappointing that our furry friends have to miss out each year. This year Redland Animal Shelter is hosting their own version in Brisbane this weekend. Think less beer and more dogs. You can bring your own pooch to enjoy the pet photo booth while you get to experience this fun event.
1 DAY MUSIC FEST | SAT OCTOBER 14
Head on down to the Burleigh Brewing Co for a one-day festival of the best new artists of 2017. With live acts by The Belligerents, Thunder Fox and Galaxy Girls you are in for a treat. Ensure you grab your tickets soon because this event is not to be missed.