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The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Weekend

Sip bottomless spritzes at this inner-city bar or dance the night away at a $5 party
By Concrete Playground
February 15, 2019
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    The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Weekend

    Sip bottomless spritzes at this inner-city bar or dance the night away at a $5 party
    By Concrete Playground
    February 15, 2019
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      • THE SUNSET SOCIAL 2019

        Drinks, music and food trucks, fortnightly at Davies Park.

      • ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL

        It doesn't have the most original story, but this sci-fi action flick still delivers thanks to its compelling heroine and kickass fight scenes.

      • GELATI PARTY

        The ice cream won't stop at this dessert party.

      • ON THE BASIS OF SEX

        Celebrating the early years of US Supreme Court judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg's career, this biopic takes a conventional approach but does its subject justice.

      • BOTTOMLESS AMALFI SUNDAYS AT THE DECK WV

        Spend a Sunday afternoon sippin' bottomless Aperol spritzes in the sun.

      • CAPHARNAüM

        This Oscar-nominated drama is undeniably stirring, but never self-assured enough to be subtle.

      • SUMMER CRUSH POOL PARTY: READY TO MINGLE

        Splash about, drink cocktails and dance to DJs.

      • $8 MOVIE TICKETS AT DENDY PORTSIDE

        A budget-friendly way to catch the newest flicks at Portside.

      • ESCAPE ROOM

        Cashing in on the real world craze, this horror film features inventive killer chambers, but lacks intrigue elsewhere.

      • DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING?

        An exhibition taking inspiration from Victor Hugo's beloved novel and the many versions it has inspired.

      • MOVIES UNDER THE STARS

        Free films under the stars every Friday in February.

      • BRISASIA FESTIVAL 2019

        Feast on dumplings from around the world, dance in cosplay to DJs or party on a rooftop.

      • THE HATE U GIVE

        This compelling race-relations drama offers a perceptive, impassioned insight into America today.

      • BEN IS BACK

        A fine-tuned performance from Julia Roberts lifts this familiar addiction drama.

      • DISNEY PARTY

        Dance the night away to 'The Lion King', 'The Little Mermaid' and all your old-school favourites.

      • GREEN BOOK

        This Oscar-nominated race-relations drama boasts excellent performances and warm intentions, but still remains problematic.

      • FREE SOLO

        This Oscar-nominated documentary chronicles the stunning tale of rock-climber Alex Honnold and his historic attempt to scale Yosemite's El Capitan without ropes.

      • THE FRONT RUNNER

        Hugh Jackman plays a real-life presidential candidate caught up in a scandal in this timely political drama.

      • LUNAR NEW YEAR ROOFTOP PARTY

        Party on a rooftop while making lanterns, listening to K-pop and enjoying a tasty feast.

      • BRISBANE NIGHT MARKETS

        A new evening market to end your work week.

      • SUITCASE RUMMAGE

        Trawl through Brisbane's favourite luggage-based trash 'n' treasure.

      • SINGLE ASIAN FEMALE — LA BOITE

        Discover what it means to be an Asian woman living in Australia in this stage comedy from 'Homecoming Queens' writer and star Michelle Law.

      • VITRA 100 MINIATURES

        A curious German exhibition of classical chair designs is heading to Brisbane — and they're all fun-sized.

      • MOUNTAIN GOAT VALLEY CRAWL 2019

        Get ready to hop around town again — and to more venues.

      • THE BEER RUN

        This five-kilometre fun run doubles as a brewery crawl.

      • SKATE KITCHEN

        Focusing on an all-female skateboarding crew, Skate Kitchen makes all the right moves.

      • STORM BOY

        This classic Australian tale returns to the big screen.

      • PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK — BRISBANE ARTS THEATRE

        The acclaimed Aussie tale hits Brisbane Arts Theatre's stage.

      • MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS

        With commanding performances from Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie, this historical drama couldn't feel more relevant today.

      • POWER TO THE PIXEL

        Digital art takes over Brisbane Powerhouse.

      • INSTANT FAMILY

        This family-friendly comedy was inspired by the life of its director, but can't find the balance between authentic and formulaic.

      • MARY POPPINS RETURNS

        Everyone's favourite magical nanny is back in this charming sequel, with Emily Blunt leading the charge in a most delightful way.

      • ENDLESS SUMMER

        Cool down with cocktail popsicles in a coastal pub.

      • THE DESIGNERS' GUIDE: EASTON PEARSON ARCHIVE

        With more than 200 items will be on display — and a program of tours, talks, workshops and stylist speed-dating sessions.

      • AQUAMAN

        Jason Momoa charms in this special effects-laden superhero blockbuster.

      • COLD WAR

        The latest film from 'Ida' director Pawel Pawlikowski is a melancholic post-war masterpiece.

      • 100% BRISBANE

        A semi-permanent interactive exhibition that holds a mirror to Brisbanites.

      • VICE

        Christian Bale is a sight to behold in a political comedy that unfortunately favours style over substance.

      • THE FAVOURITE

        This historical comedy from filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos is a savage, acerbic delight.

      • MOONLIGHT CINEMA 2018–19

        Summer has arrived with the return of Brisbane's always-popular outdoor cinema.

      • NATHEN STREET: SPACE PIXELS

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

      • FREE SUMMER BBQ

        Munich Brauhaus is throwing free snags on the barbie all summer.

      • APT9 CINEMA

        Bringing the latest and greatest in Asia-Pacific cinema to GOMA — and for free.

      • MUSEUM OF THE MOON

        A giant floating sculpture of the moon, complete with NASA imagery on its surface, will take over Scienceworks.

      • GARY CARSLEY: PURPLE REIGN

        A virtual jacaranda garden is blooming inside GOMA for the next five months.

      • THE 9TH ASIA PACIFIC TRIENNIAL OF CONTEMPORARY ART

        GOMA's three-yearly survey of Asia Pacific art returns.

      • DAVID GOLDBLATT: PHOTOGRAPHS 1948–2018

        An Australian-first retrospective of the famed South African photographer's work.

      • 'STAR WARS' IDENTITIES: THE EXHIBITION

        Coming to Australia for the first time, this exhibit features 200 original objects from the 'Star Wars' series.

      • PATRICIA PICCININI AND JOY HESTER: THROUGH LOVE…

        Piccinini's works new and old will be displayed alongside pieces by one of her key influence, the late Melbourne artist Joy Hester.

      • MASTERS OF MODERN ART FROM THE HERMITAGE

        Artworks by Monet, Matisse, Picasso and more are travelling from Russia to Sydney for the AGNSW's latest exhibition.

      • MANDELA MY LIFE: THE OFFICIAL EXHIBITION

        A huge world-first Nelson Mandela exhibition debuts in Melbourne.

      • ESCHER X NENDO: BETWEEN TWO WORLDS

        The NGV's summer blockbuster will bring together the Dutch artist and Japanese design studio to create an immersive exhibition of optical illusions.

      • ZERO

        MONA's immersive ode to the radical artists of post-war Germany.

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