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The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Week

Warm up with a hot, buttery and boozy beverage at this pop-up bar and pick up luxe goodies at a three-day boho-inspired market.
By Concrete Playground
November 11, 2019
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The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Week

Warm up with a hot, buttery and boozy beverage at this pop-up bar and pick up luxe goodies at a three-day boho-inspired market.
By Concrete Playground
November 11, 2019
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  • 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.

  • 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

    Valley Fiesta Fridays

    Catch free tunes in the Valley every Friday.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Food & Drink

    Holy Spritz

    Riverbar is spritzing up November.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    R&B Fridays 2019

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

  • Travel & Leisure

    Victoria Park Christmas Putt Putt

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

  • Travel & Leisure

    Sip & Shop Pop-Up

    Browse for handmade wares over a wine.

  • Food & Drink

    Rose Revolution 2019

    A huge rosé party that donates its proceeds to charity.

  • Food & Drink

    Bubbles & Barrels Beer Festival 2019

    A day of beers and barbecued food on Brunswick Street.

  • 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

    XXXX Presents: Live at the Brewery

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

  • 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.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Monthly Mindfulness Yoga

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

  • Food & Drink

    Western Australia Gourmet Escape

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

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Lanes Plant and Homewares Market

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

  • Food & Drink

    Ballistic Beer Yoga

    Stretch and sip beer — in a brewery.

  • Food & Drink

    Fish & Spritz

    Six courses of seafood with bottomless spritzes.

  • 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

    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.

  • 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

    $1.50 Oyster Happy Hour

    End your day by slurping down oysters.

  • 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.

  • Food & Drink

    The Westin Pool Party

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

  • Travel & Leisure

    Feel Good Program 2019

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    In Focus: Wes Anderson

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

  • 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

    Setting the Stage

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    New Woman

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Sunset Cinema Brisbane

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Women's Work

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

  • 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

    Geometries

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Nathen Street: Space Pixels

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

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