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The Best Things to Do for the 2019 Ekka Holiday

From Ekka eve blowouts to the show itself, there's many a way to make the most of the public holiday.
By Sarah Ward
August 13, 2019
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The Best Things to Do for the 2019 Ekka Holiday

From Ekka eve blowouts to the show itself, there's many a way to make the most of the public holiday.
By Sarah Ward
August 13, 2019
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  • Food & Drink

    Ekka Carnival Fun

    Play carnival games while drinking strawberry milkshake IPA.

  • Food & Drink

    Wine and Cheese of New Zealand

    Eat and sip your way through New Zealand's finest dairy and drinks.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Clueless: 90s + Early 00s Ekka Eve Party

    Find your best 90s outfit and dance to old-school bangers.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Netherworld Sideshow 2019

    The sideshow you go to when you're not going to the sideshow.

  • Food & Drink

    Ekka-Inspired Strawberries and Cream Dessert at Stokehouse Q

    The South Bank restaurant is serving up a special dessert, and donating part of the proceeds to a good cause.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Ekka 2019

    Crash dodgems, throw a ball in a clown's mouth and take home all the Bertie Beetles.

  • Food & Drink

    Winter Festival 2019

    Embrace winter by the water with hot buttered rum, baked camembert and strawberry ice cream sandwiches.

  • Food & Drink

    The Green Edge Vegan Ekka Day Festival 2019

    Spend your day off feasting on animal-free dagwood dogs and nabbing a vegan show bag.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    $5 Movie Tickets at Dendy Cinemas

    Catch the latest hits and the newest flicks for $5 on the Ekka public holiday.

  • Food & Drink

    New Farm Deli Pop-Up Picnic

    Enjoy an Italian picnic in the Merthyr Village carpark.

  • Food & Drink

    Rum Royale

    Spend your day off sipping rum and listening to jazz.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Queen Tribute Night

    This dedicated Queen night will rock you.

  • Food & Drink

    Japanese Degustation

    Feast on sashimi, wagyu and tempura octopus across five courses.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    American Express Openair Cinema 2019

    Brisbane's annual outdoor cinema returns — at its new home in the Brisbane City Botanic Gardens.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Bris Funny Fest 2019

    Giggles from Brisbane’s fringe.

  • Food & Drink

    Good Pasta = Good Dreams

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

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