PLAYMAKER
The Playmaker
Let's play
PLAYMAKER
  • It's Monday
    What day is it?
  • Now
    What time is it?
  • Anywhere in Brisbane
    Where are you?
  • What do you feel like?
    What do you feel like?
  • And what else?
    And what else?
  • LET'S PLAY
FOOD & DRINK

The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Weekend

Feast on truffle-filled treats at this Garden City restaurant or tap into your inner Francophile at a festival dedicated to French wine, cheese and culture.
By Concrete Playground
November 27, 2020
  shares
List
Map

The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Weekend

Feast on truffle-filled treats at this Garden City restaurant or tap into your inner Francophile at a festival dedicated to French wine, cheese and culture.
By Concrete Playground
November 27, 2020
  shares
List
Map
  • Arts & Entertainment

    Possessor

    This nightmarish horror film about corporate-fuelled assassination via literal body snatching is one of 2020's most visceral and memorable movies.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    American Utopia

    Thanks to this Spike Lee-directed movie, watching a phenomenal David Byrne concert film is no longer a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Motorcycles On Screen

    Get revved up with these classic and recent motorbike flicks.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Motorcycle: Design, Art, Desire

    The Brisbane-exclusive exhibition features interactive experiences — and the world's oldest motorbike.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Shit Shirt Saturday

    Don your best bad shirt, throw a backyard party and live-stream DJ sets — all in aid of men's health.

  • Design & Style

    Frank Green Friday Weekend Sale

    Snag yourself a stylish new reusable cup for cheap, or pick up a few Chrissie presents, at this four-day sale.

  • Food & Drink

    Pourboy's Boozy Brunch

    Tuck into endless mimosas and bloody marys every weekend.

  • Food & Drink

    Beirne Brunch Club

    Fortitude Valley's 24-hour bar and eatery gets into the boozy brunch game.

  • Design & Style

    Jungle Collective 'Let's Get Physical' Indoor Plant Warehouse Sale

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Sea Monsters: Prehistoric Ocean Predators

    Peer at ancient creatures from the deep — and their fossils — across more than 70 exhibits.

  • Design & Style

    Ecosa Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale

    Snag discounted bamboo sheets, memory foam pillows and silk pillowcases.

  • Design & Style

    Koala Cyber Sale

    The Aussie mattress and furniture retailer is taking up to 20 percent off its range of mattresses, sofas and homewares.

  • Design & Style

    BrisStyle Twilight Christmas Market

    A big festive market in the middle of King George Square.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    My Cinema My Film Festival

    Screening new and recent features that haven't hit Brisbane cinemas.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Moonlight Cinema 2020–21

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ellie and Abbie (and Ellie's Dead Aunt)

    Shot and set in Sydney, this proud, contemplative and engaging teen queer rom-com gives Aussie cinema something that it's been missing.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Monsoon

    'Crazy Rich Asians' star Henry Golding turns in a quietly potent performance in this homecoming drama, playing a Vietnamese-born man returning to Saigon for the first time in decades.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Mank

    Six years after 'Gone Girl', David Fincher returns with a ravishing and icy drama about 'Citizen Kane' screenwriter Herman J Mankiewicz.

  • Design & Style

    LSKD Black Friday Sale

    Score up to 70 percent off your next gym or beach outfit.

  • Food & Drink

    $10 Spritzes

    Choose from six different types seven days a week.

  • Design & Style

    Castlery Black Friday Sale

    You can nab up to 35 percent off leather sofas, dining tables and sleek sideboards at this two-week sale.

  • Food & Drink

    Naughty or Nice Festive High Tea

    W Hotel is serving up Christmas-themed cocktails over high tea.

  • Food & Drink

    Bon Fromage 2020

    A week-long European cheese festival — in your own house.

  • Food & Drink

    Ritapalooza

    You'll find Skittle margaritas, margarita tasting paddles and $4 tacos at this six-week festival.

  • Food & Drink

    Cherry Blossom Garden

    Sit beneath lanterns, drink matcha sours and whiskey highballs, and eat gyoza.

  • Food & Drink

    Brisbane Good Food Month 2020

    Including yum cha paired with Gelato Messina's desserts, an acclaimed Noosa pop-up making a Brisbane appearance, and a weekly oyster and martini night.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    MQFF Interrupted

    MQFF is back for 2020 — with a mostly online program of top-notch queer cinema.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Yonder Festival 2020

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Christmas Actually — The Little Red Company

    Singing through the hits from 'Love Actually' in one festive cabaret show.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Christmas on Cribb 2020

    Browse, buy and stop in at the onsite pop-up bar.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Daydreams and Ice Cream

    Eat frosty desserts, listen to live tunes and wander through ice cream-inspired installations.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Carseldine Christmas Twilight Market 2020

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

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Irish Film Festival 2020

    Check out this amusing horror-comedy, a grim and involving gang drama, and plenty of docos — all from your couch.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    British Film Festival 2020

    Featuring a tender romance starring Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan, Jude Law's latest thriller, and 20 other new and classic English movies.

  • Food & Drink

    La Macelleria Gelato Degustation Series

    Taste your way through multiple types of gelato and sorbet — and take some home with you.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Pippin the Musical

    The Tony Award-winning acrobatic musical leaps into the Sydney Lyric this summer.

  • Food & Drink

    Crafted Beer and Cider Festival 2020

    Spend a Saturday enjoying beachside brews, beats and beer yoga.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Gigs & Picnics 2020

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

  • Design & Style

    Boho Luxe Market

    Bringing the Byron Bay lifestyle to Brisbane for three days of stalls, food trucks and glamping inspiration.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Victoria Park Christmas Putt Putt 2020

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

  • Design & Style

    Virtual Ethical Christmas Market 2020

    Tick off your Christmas gift list with this online haul of locally made, ethically produced goodies.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Show Must Go On

    This month-long movie retrospective will showcase all your favourite musicals — from 'Grease' and 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' to 'Moulin Rouge!' and 'Mamma Mia!'.

  • Food & Drink

    Bramble in Bloom

    Sip fruit-flavoured cocktails by the river while surrounded by flowers.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Bauhaus Now

    Survey the work of an influential German art school — and the designs it inspired.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Open Season

    The Tivoli is hosting a three-month-long curated series of gigs and shows.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Visitors

    This new Darkfield Radio production begins with a dead couple inviting themselves into your house.

  • Food & Drink

    Doughnut Time DIY Kits

    Recreate some of Doughnut Time's star sugar-dusted creations at home.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    35 Years of Studio Ghibli

    Get spirited away at this magical cinema tribute.

  • Food & Drink

    The Bavarian Spring Fest

    Celebrate spring with pretzels, schnitzel and two hours of bottomless drinks.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Storytellers

    Explore the history of this fair city of ours at the Museum of Brisbane's free exhibition.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards

    Australia’s longest running and most prestigious art awards for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists is going digital — and it’s free to watch.

  • Food & Drink

    $10 Ramen at Hai Hai

    Slurp your way through the beginning of the week.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Feel Good Program 2020

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

Tap and select Add to Home Screen to access Concrete Playground easily next time. x
Counter