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This Weekend Nov 25-27

From the lighting of the Xmas Tree to a tropical foliage festival, big band cabaret and street food fiesta, the top things to do this weekend in Brisbane:

WHAT'S ON
Brisbane’s City’s free family festivities kick off on Friday, November 26 with the annual Lighting of the Brisbane Christmas Tree
Valley Fiesta is back for 2 huge days with an epic line-up of live music including headliners Mallrat, Mildlife & Hatchie
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The stunning exhibition features large-scale and immersive works by leading international and Australian artists
Enjoy an evening of love, laughter & lavish entertainment at this special Valentine’s Day edition of Big Band Cabaret
Tropical plant lovers and gardening enthusiasts won't want to miss this spectacular ONE DAY plant sale on Saturday
Experience some of the most glorious music in all of classical music played by a stage full of Queensland based artists
Star of The X Factor and Eurovision royalty, Dami Im joins Sean Sennett in conversation at Brisbane Powerhouse
King Street will once again kick off Valley Fiesta with live music, pop-up bars and tasting plates from just $8
Koala Tavern has re-opened after a $3 million dollar makeover and to celebrate, it's hosting a jam-packed Welcome Weekend of fun
A free exhibition of tea towels that offers a unique look into Queensland’s culture and identity from 1950-2016
It's the last weekend to see artist David Hayes' 3rd solo exhibition at Mitchell Fine Art
A huge tea festival is coming to the Old Museum with your chance to see, smell and sample teas from around the world
MUST DO COMING UP
Experience a Christmas lights display afloat when the Brisbane River lights up with a glittering cavalcade of illuminated boats
Take a moment between Christmas shopping and catch-ups to enjoy some joyful live entertainment in Queen Street Mall this silly season!
Experience a dazzling Christmas spectacular at Movie World with the biggest parade ever, enchanting precincts to explore and
An all-ages singing, dancing, magic, circus & comedy Christmas show spectacular at Brisbane Powerhouse
Join Cloudland for a Friday afternoon celebration of the top drop varietals with a long established world reputation
Revel in seasonal cheer this Christmas at Four Points by Sheraton Brisbane, from Xmas dinner to a luxury festive stay
Join Brisbane's top entertainers and personalities for everyone's favourite Christmas music extravaganza
Brisbane's iconic City Hall is set to be swathed in a vibrant visual and audio display that can't be missed
The Farm Gate to City Door Scenic Rim Markets return to Breakfast Creek Lifestyle Precinct just in time for Mother's Day
The captivating sequel to beloved children's tale The Gruffalo comes to life on stage in a magical musical adaptation
Experience extraordinary choral singing from the outback with the Central Australian Aboriginal Women’s Choir
MoB's stunning interactive exhibition breaks with traditional gallery experiences by engaging with the artwork
WHAT'S NEW
You'll find everything you need at this organic butcher to make both ethical and delicious meals! 
This new kid and dog-friendly cafe in Yeronga is the go-to for decadent brunch fare, from French toast & waffles to puppy pancakes
This corner store in Auchenflower has been given a new lease on life, with a delicious Greek twist
A convivial pocket-sized boutique wine bar tucked away in Fortitude Valley's Bakery Lane

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Two sunflower farms in Southern Queensland Country are opening to the public
OHM Festival celebrates boundary-pushing music & more
Michael Rother + Friends will take over Brisbane Powerhouse on Feb 28 as part of OHM Festival
Experience The Necks’ legendary improv skills in this one-of-a-kind performance
Enjoy three-tiers of seasonal, sweet and savoury treats
Snack, feast and indulge like a king this March
Choose your own adventure with Mozart's Jupiter
The ultimate Girls Day Out returns to Eagle Farm Racecoure
Yothu Yindi will take to the stage at Brisbane Powerhouse
EDITOR'S PICK

Outdoor Cinema in the Suburbs

Get out the picnic blanket and gather friends and family for a fabulous free night out under the stars in the suburbs
Outdoor Cinema in the Suburbs
MUST DO

Long Lost Loves (and Grey Suede Gloves)

Two of Australia's finest musicians will join forces at Brisbane Powerhouse for a special performance
Long Lost Loves (and Grey Suede Gloves)
COMING UP

What's on in March in and around Brisbane

From the World Science Festival to Harry Potter and James Bond on the big screen and Angelique Kidjo and Yothu Yindi in concert
What's On in March 2024
THIS WEEKEND

Top Things to Do Feb 23-25

From a Polynesian day out, mega apple and grape festival, gripping new theatre with an all-star cast and a free music & food truck fest
This Weekend Feb 23-25
ESCAPE

Narrows Escape Retreat

This secluded rainforest retreat features eight luxury self-contained villas nestled in nature, four with private plunge pools
Narrows Escape Retreat
FREE

Poly Flava

Get a traditional taste of Polynesian culture and food at Poly Flava, a colourful festival-style celebration for all ages
Poly Flava 2024
NEW!

OHM Festival

A celebration of boundary-pushing music, captivating installations & mesmerising multimedia shows at Brisbane Powerhouse
OHM Festival
HOTEL DEAL

Q1 Resort & Spa

Australia's tallest residential resort tower, offers exclusive accommodation, with a special 15% off for Must Do Brisbane readers
Q1 Resort and Spa
Gaslight - this year's must-see play @ QPAC!
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