This Weekend Feb 14-16

From Star Wars in concert and Valentines in the Lanes to new Hawaiian dive bars, tiny laneway tapas bars and European deli cafes, the top things to do around Brisbane this weekend:

What's On
Queensland Symphony Orchestra accompanies a screening of Star Wars: The Return of the Jedi in a spectacular show
The ultimate line-up of Galentine’s and Valentine’s Day festivities is coming to Fortitude Valley's laneways
Join Patricia Ward Kelly for a fascinating look at the life of her late husband, the legendary Gene Kelly
Eat Street Northshore is hosting Valentine's Date Night on this Friday from 4pm with fantastic prizes to be won including accommodation
Next time you’re looking for an unforgettable free day out for the whole family, look no further than Queensland Museum
This uplifting, unflinching and deeply personal work features seven local storytellers from across different generations
Must Do Coming Up
Girls' Day Out returns to heritage-listed Eagle Farm Racecourse on Sat Feb 22 for a glamorous day at the races
Join some of Australia's funniest female comedians for an afternoon of laughs at Brisbane Powerhouse
Kids can get a laugh out of The Brisbane Comedy Festival too with this fantastic family program

Tattersall’s Hit105 RNB Race Day is returning to Doomben Racecourse for a day of non-stop racing and brilliant beats

Starring one of Australia’s finest actors and presenters, Mother tells the story of Christie, a homeless woman

Visit Vivaldi’s Venice with internationally-celebrated French harpist Xavier de Maistre when he returns to QPAC
What's New
The Sound Garden is a stunning, mammoth 2-storey atrium bar in the heart of Fortitude Valley
Step through a retro fridge door into the world of Suzie Wong's Hawaiian-themed dive bar
X-Golf Enoggera provides the ultimate indoor golf and entertainment experience for players of all levels & all ages
Poco is a pocket-sized laneway tapas bar at the entrance to California Lane
Kiss of Life is a quirky and unique coffee lounge owned by a couple of musos who perform live
All About Cakes is a must-visit destination for all those wanting to make a cake, decorate one, or simply just eat it
Gastronome European Deli and Café is a cross between a café and mini European supermarket
Banshees Bar & Artspace is a cool alternative bar where you can see art, have a drink and listen to live music
What We Loved This Week
Logan is a hotspot for great budget dining, with traditonal eats from around the world
Jarjum Stories is a celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children’s books and storytelling
GOMA Children’s Art Centre has loads of free fun for young art lovers this summer with two hands-on island-life experiences

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Join Motorwagen for this intimate wine and dinner event
Boom Boom Room is re-opening as a Japanese-inspired restaurant/bar
Blush by Effervescence returns to historic Hanworth House in October
Circa is turning Sunday in New Farm Park on its head with free circus classes for all
Join comedian Mel Buttle for a much-needed night of comedy
Oktoberfest is coming to Cloudland
Learn to paint with this unique paranormal sip & paint experience
This drive-in concert is headlined by Russell Morris
A unique Mean Girls style high tea experience is coming to Brisbane

Neesh Bar

This charming old corner store is home to one of Brisbane's best value suburban eateries
Neesh Bar
Stunning Riverfront Dining: