This Weekend Dec 4-6

From Xmas cabarets and markets and the return of Eat Street to hot new burger bars and al fresco Italian cafes, some of the best things to do this weekend:

WHAT'S ON
So, you’ve been good this year? Let’s fix that with Brisbane’s favourite adults-only Christmas cabaret comedy
Three-months on from swinging open the doors of their new West End location, Metro Arts presents its final theatre offering for 2020
Eat Street has re-opened in time for the holidays, dishing up delicious food, drinks, desserts and live entertainment
Escape the everyday and find the magic in Christmas at Eden Gardens, with workshops, garden games and Xmas lunch specials
Join in the fun and discover secret fantasy worlds of the everyday with this augmented reality art experience
Code Breakers: Women in Games is a new exhibition celebrating the achievements of women in the gaming sector
Get into the Christmas spirit in the historic city of Ipswich with heaps of fun festive events for all ages
Darwin-based artist Franck Gohier returns to Mitchell Fine Art with a new series of 1950's & 60's inspired artworks
Treat yourself and those you love to a handmade gift this Christmas at the QAGOMA Christmas Design Market
Wander down Brunswick Street in Fortitude Valley to find Becoming, a new work by Brisbane Artist, Jacinta Giles
MUST DO COMING UP
Catch all the magic of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol when the classic tale returns to QPAC this festive season
Get into the spirit of Christmas this year at the Saturday Fresh Market and the special twilight Festive Fresh Market
Say goodbye to 2020 in style at Queensland Pops' glamorous New Year’s Eve Masquerade Gala Concert
The majestic and much-loved production Magic Beach returns to Brisbane after a sellout season at Brisbane Powerhouse
Christmas Lights are back at Government House this year in a spectacular COVID-safe display that's open to the public
Self-confessed fool Tommy Little will debut his new, hour-long stand-up show and nothing is off limits!
Ipswich's iconic Japanese gardens have been transformed into a magical Christmas wonderland
Come along to South Bank for a special Christmas edition of Opera Queensland's popular Sing! Sing! Sing!
The fairytale tradition of Christmas in Storyland was a Brisbane City Hall institution from the 1930’s through to the mid 90’s
WHAT WE LOVED THIS WEEK
Seeking an easy weekend getaway where fresh flavours are top of your holiday menu? Then, pack your bags and your appetite and head to the Tweed
Sanctuary Cove is the place to be in summer, with its many fantastic waterfront dining options
WHAT'S NEW
A tiny slice of Italy has popped up in Red Hill with the arrival of this charming al fresco cafe offering breakfast, lunch & sweets
The highly-anticipated Broken Hearts Burger Club has opened in Morningside, slinging homemade smashed burgers
Rosalie Gourmet Market is Brisbane’s one-stop shop for catering, from corporate catering & parties to picnics in the park
This cool coffee kiosk can be found nestled in a leafy urban oasis underneath a rail bridge in South Brisbane
Named after Hungary's favourite spice, Rosalie’s all day breakfast cafe Smoked Paprika is all about flavour and friendly service
FREE SWMMING POOLS
This gigantic tropical sea front pool nestled at the base of Redcliffe’s cliffs is a favourite for families with young children and those who enjoy a shallow water paddle on a hot day.
Orion Lagoon is the sparkling blue jewel in the crown of Robelle Domain, Springfield city’s green heart and one of Ipswich’s showcase parklands
The perfect antidote to the corporate bustle of the CBD across the river, Streets Beach has something of the surreal about it.

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Brisbane-based MZAZA are performing for 1 night only
Celebrate the cultures of Polynesia at this colourful festive event
Underground Opera is back in Brisbane's historic 'underground opera house'
Part-gig, part-performance, this is an experience like no other
Join a line-up of Australia's most iconic rock stars for a day
Eatons Hill Hotel’s Brisbane Beer Festival returns for its 8th annual event
Sarah Wilson is bringing her bookclub-style tour to Brisbane

25 Amazing Things to do in Ipswich

Picnic on an olive farm, ride a camel, camp for free in a city paddock, explore castle ruins, stay in a haunted mansion & stroll through beautiful Japanese gardens
25 Amazing things to do in Ipswich
Make the most of the holidays with a getaway
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