This Weekend Oct 25-27

A hidden laneway festival, theatre in suburban houses, a spooktacular Halloween market & a new kids party-themed bar are some of the top things to do around Brisbane this weekend:

The Hidden Lanes Festival will see 57 incredible artists descend on Fortitude Valley's five laneways
Open Homes is a unique intimate theatre experience coming to Brisbane from October 25 to November 10
Enjoy a ghoulishly fun night with the family at the Brisbane Fright Market this Halloween at Brisbane Markets
Explore GOMA in the most uniquely fun way, by taking part in The Great Half-Monster Heist
See legendary Australian author Mem Fox in conversation with Trent Dalton at State Library of Queensland
Celebrate spring in style at Treasury Brisbane, with fantastic meal deals, giveaways & special entertainment offerings
Join best-selling author Tara Moss as she provides fascinating insights into the first book of her hot new crime-fiction series
Shining a light on the work of an acclaimed Australian artist & teacher and his immense impact on Brisbane’s cultural landscape
The Finders Keepers is a fabulous festival-style 3-day market held in the Brisbane Showgrounds
Join Australia’s most popular science writer Dr Karl Kruszelnicki AM for an evening of fascinating fun
The Australia Independent Film Festival promises to be even bigger and better when it returns for a second instalment
Celebrate the launch of acclaimed Chef Nino Zoccali's new book with a Signature Degustation Dinner at Nostimo
One of Brisbane's biggest and best imported shoe clearances is back for 4 days starting October 30
Back for its 21st year, the MS Moonlight Walk is Brisbane’s annual lantern-lit night-time walk to fight MS
Fish & Spritz is the perfect prelude to summer at Brisbane's most talked about seafood restaurant and bar
Anna Funder will be at the State Library of Queensland exactly 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall
The Tinsel Bar is a rainbow tinsel-festooned wonderland tucked away on the edge of Fish Lane
Chouquette is an authentic French bakery and patisserie housed in a stunning historic building in the CBD
Ballistic Beer Co is a massive craft microbrewery, bar and kitchen in Springfield Central
Discover the unspoiled beauty of North Stradbroke Island (Minjerribah) and more with Straddie Day Tours
Crunch K offers a winning combination of crispy Korean fried chicken and cold beer
The Small Crop is one of Wynnum's best kept secrets dishing up delicious gourmet salads and homemade treats
Jett Espresso is a laidback cafe with serene views overlooking the lake at Springfield Lakes
Legends Speakeasy Bar is a secret Brisbane bar that takes you back to the 1920’s prohibition era
A selection of some of the best things to do and sights to see on a day trip to Cleveland.

Historic Sandgate is one of Brisbane’s most picturesque seaside villages and one that has been enjoyed by day trippers for over 130 years

Redcliffe is enjoying a renaissance, thanks to a world famous pop group and the rediscovery of its natural charms
Manly is being transformed into a Halloween-themed village for its annual spooktacular street party

It’s going to be a spooktacular Nightmare on Eat Street this Halloween weekend with a Trick or Treat trail for kids, Halloween-themed food and more

Come & Play on the Gold Coast: