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Everything You Need to Put In Your Diary for November

Hit up a new music festival, drink all the rosé and putt your way around this Christmas-themed mini-golf course.
By Concrete Playground
October 20, 2019
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Everything You Need to Put In Your Diary for November

Hit up a new music festival, drink all the rosé and putt your way around this Christmas-themed mini-golf course.
By Concrete Playground
October 20, 2019
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  • Arts & Entertainment

    Official Secrets

    Starring Keira Knightley as a government employee-turned-whistleblower, this ripped-from-the-headlines thriller couldn't be more relevant.

  • Food & Drink

    Barks & Brews

    Take your dog for a drink at The Brightside.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    90s Movie Marathon

    From super-enhanced reptiles to mask-wearing slashers to a twisty crime classic.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Marriage Story

    Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver are exceptional in Noah Baumbach's likely Oscar contender, which steps through the rocky aftermath of a marital breakdown.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Tash York: Adulting

    Channelling all your adult angst into a one-hour cabaret show.

  • Food & Drink

    Devon's Bottomless Brunch

    Pair two hours of mimosas with oysters, prawns and salmon sashimi — or Japanese egg sandwiches and strawberry french toast.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Giema Contini: Awesome Ocean Party

    Attend the watery birthday of a woman who thinks she's half octopus.

  • Food & Drink

    $20 All-You-Can-Eat Pizza Wednesdays

    Serving up unlimited slices at South Bank.

  • Food & Drink

    Felons Brewing Co Turns One

    Celebrate a whole year of beers by the river — and taste the brewery's limited-edition tipples.

  • Food & Drink

    Espresso Martini Fridays

    End the working week with $10 espresso martinis.

  • Travel & Leisure

    'Rick and Morty' Trivia

    Get schwifty with trivia about everyone’s favourite dimension-hopping duo.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Meeanjin Markets 2019

    An Indigenous-focused market in the middle of the city.

  • Food & Drink

    Lasagna Affair

    Dedicate a night to this cheesy layered pasta dish.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Charlie's Angels

    The feisty female spy franchise is back (again) with a great Kristen Stewart-led cast, but an inescapably generic feel.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Waterfront Sunrise Yoga

    Salute the sun first thing on a Saturday morning.

  • Food & Drink

    Bunnings Bushfire Fundraiser

    Eat a snag, help a struggling Aussie.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Irishman

    Thanks to the combined talents of Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci, this decades-spanning gangster epic proves a weighty knockout.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    APSA Animation Weekend

    Spend two days watching gorgeous animated films — for free.

  • Travel & Leisure

    A Very Laneway Christmas 2019

    Three Fortitude Valley laneways get festive for one market-filled day — and one will be dedicated to dogs.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Pain and Glory

    Pedro Almodovar asks Antonio Banderas to step into his fictionalised shoes in this highly personal drama — and the results are revelatory.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Triffid's Fifth Birthday Party

    Celebrate Queensland's best new music and one of Brisbane's best music venues.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Bespoke 2019 — Queensland Ballet

    An experimental, multi-sensory showcase from state's resident ballet company.

  • Food & Drink

    Beermuda Triangle

    The southside's busy drinking scene gets its own brewery crawl.

  • Design & Style

    Peony Market Day

    Brighten up your day with a bunch of peonies.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Open Actions

    Six immersive, participatory artworks will take over the Enoggera Reservoir for two lively days.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Carseldine Christmas Twilight Market 2019

    Trawling the mall isn't your only option when it comes to Christmas shopping.

  • Food & Drink

    Bottomless Bao Thursdays

    Feast on all-you-can-eat bao along the Brisbane River this summer.

  • Food & Drink

    Parmageddon: The Last Supper

    Your last chance to grab a $20 parmy before The Flying Cock closes its doors.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Enchanted Garden 2019

    See one of Brisbane's most popular spaces in a completely new light.

  • Food & Drink

    Early Bird $20 Vegan Banquet

    Paddington's resident Chinese eatery serves up vegan feasts two days a week.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Bris Must Be The Place

    Show off your local music trivia knowledge.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Doctor Sleep

    Returning to Stephen King's famous book and Stanley Kubrick's masterful horror movie, this moody sequel works best when it finds its own ways to shine.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Last Christmas

    Inspired by the 80s Wham! song, and starring Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding, this festive rom-com is a contrived but sweetly engaging seasonal affair.

  • Food & Drink

    $1 Dumplings

    Once a week, you can score dumplings for pocket change at Kettle and Tin.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Valley Fiesta Fridays

    Catch free tunes in the Valley every Friday.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Christmas on Cribb 2019

    Browse, buy and stop in at one of the on-site pop-up bars.

  • Food & Drink

    Laneway Spritz Party

    Celebrate the warmer weather with colourful Italian cocktails.

  • Food & Drink

    Yeronga Craft Beer and Food Festival

    Serving up Sunday afternoon brews and bites.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brittany Runs a Marathon

    Jillian Bell puts her heart, soul and gift for witty quips into this hilarious and highly relatable feel-good comedy.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Yot Club

    The next-level party boat has two bars, a stage and a dance floor — and it's sailing through Brisbane for the next two months.

  • Food & Drink

    Cheese, Wine and Bubbles

    Get bubbly in the Treasury courtyard over dairy and drinks.

  • Food & Drink

    Eat Street's Sixth Birthday

    Celebrating six years of Brisbane's huge waterside foodie market.

  • Food & Drink

    Four Pillars Christmas (Gin) Revue 2019

    Cabaret, comedy, slapstick, sing-alongs and lots of gin.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Terminator: Dark Fate

    Between the action and the iconic characters, the latest 'Terminator' sequel feels very familiar — but that's not a bad thing.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    After the Wedding

    Julianne Moore and Michelle Williams are spectacular in this engrossing remake of a Danish Oscar nominee.

  • Design & Style

    Collecting Comme

    A free exhibition dedicated to the groundbreaking work of Japanese fashion label Comme des Garcons.

  • Food & Drink

    $30 All-You-Can-Eat Yum Cha

    Eat away the excesses of the night before with a $30 feast.

  • Food & Drink

    Brookie's Gin Takes Over The Boom Boom Room

    Spend a night sipping gin in this luxe underground bar.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Greenhouse Plant Sale

    Pick up greenery bargains in Brisbane's north.

  • Food & Drink

    Holy Spritz

    Riverbar is spritzing up November.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Blinded by the Light

    Inspired by a Bruce Springsteen superfan, this jukebox-style music flick turns The Boss's hits into a predictable but pleasant coming-of-age tale.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Melbourne Cup Day

    Celebrate spring with a cocktail in hand and some top-notch eats at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ready or Not

    A bride plays a murderous game of hide and seek with her bloodthirsty new in-laws in this entertaining horror-comedy, which serves up bumps, jumps, laughs and vicious satire.

  • Food & Drink

    Le Diner en Blanc 2019

    The world's poshest picnic is back for another round in Brisbane.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Open Homes — La Boite

    Step inside a stranger's house and hear their story.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Orpheus and Eurydice — Opera Queensland and Circa

    Opera and circus combine in this inventive and creative take on a Greek myth.

  • Food & Drink

    All-You-Can-Eat Mussel Festival

    Feast on all-you-can-eat mussels for $35.

  • Food & Drink

    Fish & Spritz

    Six courses of seafood with bottomless spritzes.

  • Design & Style

    BNE Design Christmas Market

    An afternoon-long design market in the middle of the Brisbane CBD — and in the lead up to Christmas, too.

  • Food & Drink

    Young Gun of Wine: The Joy of Wine

    Taste your way through the next big wine trends.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Locusts

    This grimy Aussie crime thriller makes good use of its outback setting, but proves far too familiar otherwise.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    MINI British Film Festival 2019

    Geek out on Helen Mirren movies, watch whistleblower Keira Knightley and find out what Ken Loach thinks of the gig economy.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Maiden

    This exhilarating documentary captures the highs and lows of a pioneering all-female around-the-world yacht race.

  • Design & Style

    Jungle Collective 'Tropicana Party' Indoor Plant Warehouse Sale

    Fill your home with new green babies from this warehouse sale.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Judy

    Renee Zellweger wears Judy Garland's ruby slippers as if they are her own in this exceptional performance — and she might just win her second Oscar for it.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

    Despite its great cast, this dark fairytale fantasy is muddled and overblown with screensaver-like special effects.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Zombieland: Double Tap

    Covering similar territory to the original, this zombie sequel just manages to justify its existence — but the best material comes from its new cast members.

  • Food & Drink

    $1.50 Oyster Happy Hour

    End your day by slurping down oysters.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Jane Eyre — Shake & Stir Theatre Co

    Charlotte Brontë’s gothic classic hits the Brisbane stage.

  • Design & Style

    QAGOMA Store Christmas Design Market 2019

    Give DIY gifts made by people who know what they're doing.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    R&B Fridays 2019

    Janet Jackson, Brandy and The Black Eyed Peas will lead the throwback show of your teenage dreams.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Monster Fest 2019

    Celebrating big-screen horror, sci-fi, and anything else that’s dark and twisted.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Gemini Man

    Double the Will Smith can't save this dull action-thriller — nor can its distracting, unconvincing high-tech visuals.

  • Food & Drink

    Cold Beers, Fresh Cuts, Hot Pizzas

    Feast on all-you-can-eat pizza while sipping beer and cider.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Yonder Festival

    Southeast Queensland's latest music and arts festival — combining tunes, creativity and luscious greenery.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Hustlers

    Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu sizzle in this smart, sultry crime drama, which brings a scathing true story to the screen.

  • Food & Drink

    The Westin Pool Party

    Spend an afternoon at Brisbane's only swim-up pool bar.

  • Design & Style

    Finders Keepers Spring/Summer 2019

    Support the next wave of independent artisans at this biannual art and design market.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Feel Good Program 2019

    Everything is better when it's free — especially exercise.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Brisbane Fright Market

    Wander your way through this Halloween-themed market in Brisbane's west.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Victoria Park Christmas Putt Putt

    'Tis the season to putt your way around this festive mini-golf course.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The End of the Line Festival 2019

    Woolloongabba's free street party returns.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Setting the Stage

    GOMA explores the influence of the stage on other art forms, including cinema, video art, photography, painting and sculpture.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Joker

    Joaquin Phoenix is in stunning form as Gotham’s clown prince of crime, but this nightmarish film often proves as thematically muddled as it is striking.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Sip & Shop Pop-Up

    Browse for handmade wares over a wine.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    In Focus: Wes Anderson

    Palace James Street is dedicating a series of weekly screenings to the acclaimed director's work.

  • Food & Drink

    Rose Revolution 2019

    A huge rosé party that donates its proceeds to charity.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Dogs & Beats

    Hit the dance floor with your dog.

  • Food & Drink

    Bubbles & Barrels Beer Festival 2019

    A day of beers and barbecued food on Brunswick Street.

  • Travel & Leisure

    'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Halloween Heist Trivia Night

    Show your love for the Nine-Nine crew — and for halloween hijinks — at this dedicated trivia night.

  • Food & Drink

    Urban Wine Walk Brisbane Spring 2019

    Take your love of wine to the streets on this self-guided stroll between Brisbane bars.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    XXXX Presents: Live at the Brewery

    Party inside the home of the Milton Mango with five Aussie acts and lots of brews.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Fire Walk With Us: The Music Of 'Twin Peaks'

    An eerie reimagining of a damn fine TV soundtrack.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    New Woman

    Celebrating the impressive work by Brisbane's female artists across the past 100 years.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Lichtenstein to Warhol: The Kenneth Tyler Collection

    This free exhibition showcases the great American prints of the 20th century, including works by Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Joan Mitchell, Claes Oldenburg and Andy Warhol.

  • Food & Drink

    Tarantino BeerFest

    Celebrate 25 years of 'Pulp Fiction' with Tarantino-inspired brews.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Wonderland 2019

    Brisbane's most decadent festival returns with dystopian comedy and a real-life recreation of 'Die Hard'.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Sunset Cinema Brisbane

    Mt Coot-tha's outdoor cinema is back for another season.

  • Food & Drink

    Parkside Sundays

    Picnicking, jazz and pop-up bars come to Newstead House.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Japan Supernatural

    The Art Gallery of NSW's summer exhibition will showcase the works of two monumental Japanese artists: Takashi Murakami and Katsushika Hokusai.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Festival X

    This brand new summer music festival is bringing Calvin Harris and Armin van Buuren to Brisbane.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Sandtunes — CANCELLED

    This new music festival will bring Juice WRLD, Carly Rae Jepsen and Sampa the Great to the Gold Coast.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Monthly Mindfulness Yoga

    Bend and stretch your way through Brisbane's major art galleries.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Women's Work

    Showcasing large-scale pieces by female street artists across Brisbane's laneways.

  • Design & Style

    Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

    Step into fashion history with more than 100 pieces, archival sketches and fabric samples from the influential designer.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Wizarding Academy Express

    An interactive magical train ride is rolling into Melbourne.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Grafton Jacaranda Festival 2019

    Celebrating the town's hundreds of lilac-blossomed trees with art exhibitions, live music, markets and parades.

  • Food & Drink

    Good Pasta = Good Dreams

    Gerard's Bar is whipping up $15 pasta dishes every Wednesday night.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Etsy Made Local 2019

    Etsy's IRL market returns to Brisbane.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    High Rotation

    Step through Brisbane music history from the past three decades.

  • Food & Drink

    Living Room's Fondue Menu

    W Hotel is serving up gooey cheese and chocolate — and you can even spike it with booze.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Unlearning

    As part of UQ Art Museum's latest exhibition, one wall will be repainted a different colour every day for 31 days.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Blockbuster Movie Music with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra

    Hear your favourite tunes from 'Harry Potter', 'The Avengers', 'Star Wars', 'Inception' and more.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    X Cargo Block Party

    Party to hip hop and R&B every week.

  • Food & Drink

    Western Australia Gourmet Escape

    The world's most famed chefs and wine experts are coming Down Under.

  • Food & Drink

    Unlimited Mimosa Breakfast

    All of the buffet breakfast you can eat, paired with all of mimosas you can drink.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Chicago

    The famed musical is bringing its 20s razzle-dazzle to Brisbane.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Random International: Rain Room

    Walk through a field of continuous rainfall without getting wet at this immersive installation in St Kilda.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Geometries

    Stare at shapes, colours and optical illusions at Queensland Art Gallery.

  • Food & Drink

    Bricks and Beers

    Get building over a few beers.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Stretch Yoga Community Classes 2019

    The Brisbane studio is running a series of $6 classes, with all proceeds going to charity.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Lanes Plant and Homewares Market

    Decking Bakery, Winn and California lanes with plants, pots and more.

  • Design & Style

    Brisbane Twilight Markets 2019

    King George Square's regular twilight makers' markets return.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    First Thursdays 2019

    See in the month with a free art performance.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Gigs & Picnics 2019

    Food trucks and free music in the Brisbane City Botanic Gardens.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Life Drawing and Beer

    Get sketching at this Milton dive bar — with beer, obviously.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Watercolour & Wine

    Painting and plonk combine again.

  • Food & Drink

    Ballistic Beer Yoga

    Stretch and sip beer — in a brewery.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Nathen Street: Space Pixels

    The free interactive installation is inspired by Atari 2600 computer games.

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