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Melbourne Summer Guide 2022-2023"
By Concrete Playground and Ellen Seah
December 12, 2022
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By Concrete Playground and Ellen Seah
December 12, 2022
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Everyone's favourite season of the year has arrived, and we're here to help you make it your best summer ever.

From weekend escapes with mates to the luxury vacation you’ve been dreaming about, summer brings blissfully warm evenings, packed festive calendars and the promise of a new year.

To celebrate the start of summer, we’ve rounded up enough inspiration and intel to keep you busy from the silly season all the way through to March. BYO sunnies.

Outdoor Adventures

Go chasing waterfalls, caves and hikes this summer.

Things To Do

Here are all the best things to do in Melbourne this summer.
December 2022
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Moonlight Cinema Melbourne 2022–23
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The Big Design Market Melbourne 2022
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03
The Craft & Co Christmas Gin Market
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04
Bottomless High Tea
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05
Friends! The Musical Parody 2022
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The Merry Wives of Windsor — Melbourne Shakespeare Company
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Hunky Dory's 18th Birthday Chippies
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IKEA Christmas Dining Experience
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Coburg Night Market 2022
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Barbara Hepworth: In Equilibrium
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Boho Luxe Christmas and Vegan Markets 2022
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Palace Cinemas' $8 Movie Club Tickets
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Summer Paradiso
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'Home Alone' in Concert 2022
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Adult Night at Legoland 2022
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Happy Birthday Marty: Celebrating 80 Years of Mr Martin Scorsese
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17
'Love Actually' in Concert 2022
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Hook, Line and Drinker
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Summer of Love
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$9.95 Schnitzel Tuesday
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8 Days of Christmas 2022
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Garner Pop-Up Plant Store
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Portsea Hotel's Summer Music Series
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Cameo Outdoor Cinema 2022–23
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Monet & Friends Alive
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My Working Life: Stories From the Collection
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Classic Rooftop Cinema 2022–23
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Pepe's Amalfi Summer
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Darkfield Melbourne 2022-23
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30
Moonlight Cinema Melbourne 2022–23
{"id":876555,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EThursday 1st December - Sunday 26th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"MOONLIGHT CINEMA MELBOURNE 2022\u201323","description":"Moonlight Cinema is back for another huge summer of cinema under the stars.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2018\/11\/Moonlight-Cinema_Melbourne_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2018\/11\/Moonlight-Cinema_Melbourne_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/moonlight-cinema-melbourne-2022-23","latitude":"-37.829459","longitude":"144.98273199999994","address":" Birdwood Avenue"}
31
When Pigs Fly
{"id":871566,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 31st December\u003Cbr\[email protected] Collingwood Children's Farm\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"WHEN PIGS FLY","description":"Party out the year to tunes from Mildlife, Black Jesus Experience and Close Counters, amongst the grassy surrounds of Collingwood Children's Farm.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2016\/01\/Collingwood-Childrens-Farm-Melbourne-488x300.jpeg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2016\/01\/Collingwood-Childrens-Farm-Melbourne-488x300.jpeg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/when-pigs-fly","latitude":"-37.8021351","longitude":"145.00431860000003","address":"18 Saint Heliers Street"}
January 2023
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
01
Sun Cycle NYD 2022
{"id":830091,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 1st January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Coburg Velodrome\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SUN CYCLE NYD 2022","description":"Kick-off the New Year partying to Soichi Terada, Roza Terenzi, Briggs and more at the Coburg Velodrome.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/10\/Sun-Cycle-stage-dusk-credit-Natalie-Jurrjens-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/10\/Sun-Cycle-stage-dusk-credit-Natalie-Jurrjens-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/sun-cycle-nyd-2022","latitude":"-37.7298079","longitude":"144.9553863","address":"30 Charles Street"}
02
Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse
{"id":882170,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 11th December - Sunday 16th April\u003Cbr\[email protected] NGV International\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: MIND, MYTHOS, MUSE","description":"This blockbuster NGV International exhibition features more than 120 garments designed by the late, great fashion icon.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Alexander-McQueen-Mind-Mythos-Muse_14_Sean-Fennessy_NGV_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Alexander-McQueen-Mind-Mythos-Muse_14_Sean-Fennessy_NGV_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/alexander-mcqueen-mind-mythos-muse","latitude":"-37.8226089","longitude":"144.9692711","address":"180 St Kilda Road"}
03
Avani Wines x Mischa Tropp
{"id":882986,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EMonday 26th December - Saturday 7th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Avani Wines\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"AVANI WINES X MISCHA TROPP","description":"Melbourne's master of Keralan fare is hitting Red Hill for a flavour-packed summer lunch series.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Mischa-Tropp-Avani-chef-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Mischa-Tropp-Avani-chef-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/avani-wines-x-mischa-tropp","latitude":"-38.3728225","longitude":"145.0551953","address":"98 Stanleys Road"}
04
QVM Summer Night Market 2022–23
{"id":876409,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EWednesday 15th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Queen Victoria Market\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"QVM SUMMER NIGHT MARKET 2022\u201323","description":"Melbourne's beloved nighttime food market is returning for a 15-week summer season, complete with global eats, live tunes, pop-up bars and shopping galore.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/12\/Queen-Vic-summer-night-market-dusk-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/12\/Queen-Vic-summer-night-market-dusk-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/qvm-summer-night-market-2022-23","latitude":"-37.8075798","longitude":"144.95678499999997","address":"Queen Street"}
05
Festive Bottomless Feast
{"id":883781,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EWednesday 28th December - Sunday 8th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Dukang Restaurant & Bar\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"FESTIVE BOTTOMLESS FEAST","description":"This limited-edition Asian-fusion menu comes paired with 90 minutes of free-flowing sips.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Dukang-spread-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Dukang-spread-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/festive-bottomless-feast","latitude":"-37.846242","longitude":"144.9940368","address":"363 Chapel Street"}
06
Much Ado About Nothing — The Australian Shakespeare Company
{"id":882666,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 17th December - Saturday 4th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Southern Cross Lawn, Royal Botanic Gardens\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING \u2014 THE AUSTRALIAN SHAKESPEARE COMPANY","description":"The Bard's classic rom-com is the latest production to get the Shakespeare Under the Stars treatment.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/02\/Shakespeare-Under-the-Stars-crowd-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/02\/Shakespeare-Under-the-Stars-crowd-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/much-ado-about-nothing-6","latitude":"-37.8296646","longitude":"144.9749127","address":" "}
07
Bottomless Pizza Sunday Sessions
{"id":881376,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 12th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] La Perla\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"BOTTOMLESS PIZZA SUNDAY SESSIONS","description":"Wrap up your weekend with all-you-can-eat pizza for $20.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/La-Perla-pizza-spread-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/La-Perla-pizza-spread-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/bottomless-pizza-sunday-sessions","latitude":"-37.8476987","longitude":"145.0756013","address":"625 Camberwell Road"}
08
Section 8's Six-Month Series: Level Up
{"id":876650,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 12th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Section 8\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SECTION 8'S SIX-MONTH SERIES: LEVEL UP","description":"This trendy openair CBD bar is launching a program of monthly events to celebrate local creatives and musicians.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/section-8-level-up-6-month-series-credit-duncographic-1-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/section-8-level-up-6-month-series-credit-duncographic-1-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/section-8s-six-month-series-level-up","latitude":"-37.81176","longitude":"144.965386","address":"27-29 Tattersalls Lane"}
09
Lido on the Roof 2022–23
{"id":874766,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EThursday 27th October - Tuesday 28th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Lido Cinemas\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"LIDO ON THE ROOF 2022\u201323","description":"Hawthorn's rooftop cinema returns for a fresh season with an impressive lineup of recent and classic flicks.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/09\/Lido-rooftop-cinema_01_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/09\/Lido-rooftop-cinema_01_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/lido-on-the-roof-2022-23","latitude":"-37.820517","longitude":"145.035523","address":"675 Glenferrie Road"}
10
Bar Botanique
{"id":879323,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EMonday 21st November - Sunday 26th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Southbank Theatre Forecourt\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"BAR BOTANIQUE","description":"A little slice of New Orleans has landed in the Southbank Theatre Forecourt for summer.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/Bar-Botanique-spread-credit-Arianna-Leggiero-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/Bar-Botanique-spread-credit-Arianna-Leggiero-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/bar-botanique-southbank-theatre","latitude":"-37.8239777","longitude":"144.9683397","address":"140 Southbank Boulevard"}
11
Parmesan Wheel Week 2023
{"id":883791,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 1st January - Sunday 15th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Cucinetta\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"PARMESAN WHEEL WEEK 2023","description":"Eat pasta served straight out of a parmesan wheel.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2018\/04\/buffalo-dining-club-cheese-wheel-pasta-klow-488x300.jpeg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2018\/04\/buffalo-dining-club-cheese-wheel-pasta-klow-488x300.jpeg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/parmesan-wheel-week-2023","latitude":"-37.83834900000001","longitude":"144.990182","address":"3 Murphy Street"}
12
Pentridge Openair Cinema 2022–23
{"id":882349,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EThursday 15th December - Sunday 26th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Pentridge Coburg\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"PENTRIDGE OPENAIR CINEMA 2022\u201323","description":"Pentridge's outdoor cinema is back for another season of new and classic flicks under the stars.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Pentridge-cinema_openair_08_Palace_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Pentridge-cinema_openair_08_Palace_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/pentridge-openair-cinema-2022-23","latitude":"-37.7374812","longitude":"144.9672342","address":"1 Champ Street"}
13
NGV Friday Nights Summer 2022
{"id":882615,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 10th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] NGV International\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"NGV FRIDAY NIGHTS SUMMER 2022","description":"The gallery's tune-filled after-hours parties are back for summer \u2014 this time inspired by the great Alexander McQueen.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/NGV-Friday-Nights-crowd-sun-credit-Tobias-Titz-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/NGV-Friday-Nights-crowd-sun-credit-Tobias-Titz-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/ngv-friday-nights-summer-2022","latitude":"-37.8226089","longitude":"144.9692711","address":"180 St Kilda Road"}
14
District Live 2023
{"id":883659,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 28th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] The District Docklands\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"DISTRICT LIVE 2023","description":"Hit The District Docklands this January to fill your Saturdays with free gigs, pub trivia, makers markets and more.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Montaigne-press-shot-credit-Jess-Gleeson-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Montaigne-press-shot-credit-Jess-Gleeson-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/district-live-2023","latitude":"-37.8129714","longitude":"144.93801629999996","address":"440 Docklands Drive"}
15
Bottomless High Tea
{"id":879139,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 18th December\u003Cbr\[email protected] House of Lulu White\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"BOTTOMLESS HIGH TEA","description":"Pair this sweet and savoury high tea spread with bottomless, free-flowing drinks.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/Lulu-White-Ladybird-Cakes-tiers-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/Lulu-White-Ladybird-Cakes-tiers-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/bottomless-high-tea-lulu","latitude":"-37.8381051","longitude":"144.9929441","address":"4 Yarra Street"}
16
Pixar Putt Frankston 2022–23
{"id":879741,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 16th December - Sunday 29th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Frankston Foreshore\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"PIXAR PUTT FRANKSTON 2022\u201323","description":"A Pixar-themed mini golf course is popping up on the coast this summer.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/10\/Pixar-Putt_2021_01_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/10\/Pixar-Putt_2021_01_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/pixar-putt-frankston-2022-23","latitude":"-38.1483294","longitude":"145.1154608","address":" "}
17
Pepe's Amalfi Summer
{"id":874460,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EMonday 17th October - Tuesday 28th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Pepe's Italian & Liquor\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"PEPE'S AMALFI SUMMER","description":"This CBD spot is transporting you to the Amalfi Coast this summer, with holiday-worthy antipasto bites and Mediterranean cocktails.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/Pepes-Italian-Amalfi-door-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/Pepes-Italian-Amalfi-door-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/pepes-amalfi-summer","latitude":"-37.8093593","longitude":"144.9690186","address":"275-285 Exhibition Street"}
18
Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner
{"id":881718,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EWednesday 18th January - Sunday 29th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Beckett Theatre, Malthouse Theatre\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SEVEN METHODS OF KILLING KYLIE JENNER","description":"This powerful production explores the commodification of Black women in the internet era \u2014 and it's finally coming to Melbourne.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Seven-Methods-Kylie-Jenner-Melb-actors-credit-Teniola-Komolafe-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Seven-Methods-Kylie-Jenner-Melb-actors-credit-Teniola-Komolafe-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/seven-methods-of-killing-kylie-jenner-melb","latitude":"-37.827014","longitude":"144.96695899999997","address":"The Coopers Malthouse, 113 Sturt Street"}
19
Glow-in-the-Dark Tennis
{"id":883880,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 14th January - Sunday 29th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Ballers Clubhouse\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"GLOW-IN-THE-DARK TENNIS","description":"While the Aus Open is in town, challenge your mates to some neon-fuelled tennis action \u2014 complete with cocktails and DJs.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2020\/12\/Ballers-Clubhouse-ping-pong-credit-Michael-Gazzola-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2020\/12\/Ballers-Clubhouse-ping-pong-credit-Michael-Gazzola-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/glow-in-the-dark-tennis","latitude":"-37.8120932","longitude":"144.9686147","address":"2 Coverlid Place"}
20
Aperitiki
{"id":881707,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 9th December - Sunday 26th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Rocco's Bologna Discoteca\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"APERITIKI","description":"This summer series pairs Italian-ified tiki drinks by Joe Jones and snacks by Josh Fry with a lush Italo-disco soundtrack.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Vinces-at-Roccos-interiors-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Vinces-at-Roccos-interiors-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/aperitiki","latitude":"-37.80554","longitude":"144.976681","address":"81-83 Gertrude Street"}
21
Summer of Play
{"id":883795,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 24th December - Sunday 26th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Melbourne Museum Plaza\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SUMMER OF PLAY","description":"With ping pong, ice cream, interactive art and a roster of late-night fun, the Melbourne Museum Plaza is the place to be this sunny season. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2017\/06\/Melbourne-Museum-outdoor-488x300.jpeg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2017\/06\/Melbourne-Museum-outdoor-488x300.jpeg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/summer-of-play","latitude":"-37.803273","longitude":"144.9717408","address":"11 Nicholson Street"}
22
Hook, Line and Drinker
{"id":873424,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 8th October - Sunday 26th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Hanoi Hannah New Quarter\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"HOOK, LINE AND DRINKER","description":"Get messy with one of New Quarter's Cajun-Vietnamese seafood banquets \u2014 paired with bottomless booze, if you're thirsty.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/New-Quarter-seafood-spread3-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/New-Quarter-seafood-spread3-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/hook-line-and-drinker","latitude":"-37.82505","longitude":"144.99372399999993","address":"79 Swan Street"}
23
Monet & Friends Alive
{"id":876133,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EWednesday 26th October - Friday 31st March\u003Cbr\[email protected] THE LUME Melbourne\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"MONET & FRIENDS ALIVE","description":"Melbourne's digital gallery is diving into the French impressionist era with this multi-sensory exhibition.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/08\/The-Lume-Monet-Woman-With-Parasol-render-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/08\/The-Lume-Monet-Woman-With-Parasol-render-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/monet-friends-alive-at-the-lume","latitude":"-37.82534259999999","longitude":"144.9506281","address":"5 Convention Centre Place"}
24
Barbara Hepworth: In Equilibrium
{"id":874045,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 5th November - Monday 13th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Heide Museum of Modern Art\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"BARBARA HEPWORTH: IN EQUILIBRIUM","description":"Hepworth's nature-inspired sculptors made her one of the leading artists of her generation, and notably the first female sculptor to achieve international recognition for her art.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/Barbara-Hepworth-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/Barbara-Hepworth-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/barbara-hepworth-in-equilibrium","latitude":"-37.7586503","longitude":"145.0848808","address":"7 Templestowe Road"}
25
Darkfield Melbourne 2022-23
{"id":882682,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 16th December - Monday 6th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] 138 Little Bourke Street\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"DARKFIELD MELBOURNE 2022-23","description":"All four of Darkfield's eerie shipping container experiences have returned to Chinatown for another spine-tingling season. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/05\/Darkfield-Coma-bunks-credit-Mihaela-Bodlovic-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/05\/Darkfield-Coma-bunks-credit-Mihaela-Bodlovic-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/darkfield-chinatown-2022","latitude":"-37.81116411557878","longitude":"144.96863087116438","address":"138 Little Bourke Street"}
26
Jamuary
{"id":883813,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EThursday 26th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Ferdydurke\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"JAMUARY","description":"Catch fresh musical talent performing improv-style, every Thursday through January \u2014 or have a go on-stage yourself.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Ferdydurke-music-credit-Melissa-Butters-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Ferdydurke-music-credit-Melissa-Butters-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/jamuary-ferdydurke","latitude":"-37.811582","longitude":"144.96535900000003","address":"31 Tattersalls Lane"}
27
AO Finals Festival 2023
{"id":883677,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 27th January - Sunday 29th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Kia Arena\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"AO FINALS FESTIVAL 2023","description":"Catch Vanessa Amorosi, Benee, Flight Facilities and stacks more at this debut Australian Open music fest. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/AO-Finals-Fest-Kia-Arena-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/AO-Finals-Fest-Kia-Arena-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/ao-finals-festival-2023","latitude":"-37.8220143","longitude":"144.9806888","address":" "}
28
Yum Cha 3183
{"id":881698,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 3rd December - Sunday 26th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Moonhouse\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"YUM CHA 3183","description":"Moonhouse's modern take on yum cha doesn't involve trolleys \u2014 but it does feature bottomless drinks.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moonhouse-Yum-Cha-spread2-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moonhouse-Yum-Cha-spread2-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/yum-cha-3183","latitude":"-37.8685098","longitude":"144.9934343","address":"282 Carlisle Street"}
29
Summer Sunday Sessions
{"id":883744,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 15th January - Sunday 26th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Victoria by Farmer's Daughters\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SUMMER SUNDAY SESSIONS","description":"Wrap up your week with bottomless gin cocktails and produce-driven eats overlooking the Yarra. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Victoria-FD-Summer-Sunday-Sessions-terrace2-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Victoria-FD-Summer-Sunday-Sessions-terrace2-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/summer-sunday-sessions","latitude":"-37.8183324","longitude":"144.9690133","address":"2 Swanston Street"}
30
Interstellar Groove
{"id":873342,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 27th January - Monday 30th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Coonawarra Farm Resort\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"INTERSTELLAR GROOVE","description":"Set amongst the rolling hills of East Gippsland, this camping arts and music fest serves up a long weekend of electronic tunes, performances and food pop-ups.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/Interstellar-Groove-day-credit-Dan-White-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/Interstellar-Groove-day-credit-Dan-White-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/interstellar-groove-fest","latitude":"-37.710902","longitude":"147.3142714","address":"3545 Bairnsdale-Dargo Road"}
31
Summer Paradiso
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February 2023
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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00
{"id":880808,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 2nd December - Tuesday 28th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Arts Centre Melbourne Forecourt\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SUMMER PARADISO","description":"Moon Dog is descending on the Arts Centre forecourt for a summer of bevs, beats and barbecue eats.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moon-Dog-Summer-Paradiso-space-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moon-Dog-Summer-Paradiso-space-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/summer-paradiso","latitude":"-37.820183","longitude":"144.9681048","address":"100 St Kilda Road"}
00
{"id":880808,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 2nd December - Tuesday 28th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Arts Centre Melbourne Forecourt\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SUMMER PARADISO","description":"Moon Dog is descending on the Arts Centre forecourt for a summer of bevs, beats and barbecue eats.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moon-Dog-Summer-Paradiso-space-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moon-Dog-Summer-Paradiso-space-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/summer-paradiso","latitude":"-37.820183","longitude":"144.9681048","address":"100 St Kilda Road"}
01
QVM Summer Night Market 2022–23
{"id":876409,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EWednesday 15th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Queen Victoria Market\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"QVM SUMMER NIGHT MARKET 2022\u201323","description":"Melbourne's beloved nighttime food market is returning for a 15-week summer season, complete with global eats, live tunes, pop-up bars and shopping galore.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/12\/Queen-Vic-summer-night-market-dusk-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/12\/Queen-Vic-summer-night-market-dusk-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/qvm-summer-night-market-2022-23","latitude":"-37.8075798","longitude":"144.95678499999997","address":"Queen Street"}
02
Much Ado About Nothing — The Australian Shakespeare Company
{"id":882666,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 17th December - Saturday 4th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Southern Cross Lawn, Royal Botanic Gardens\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING \u2014 THE AUSTRALIAN SHAKESPEARE COMPANY","description":"The Bard's classic rom-com is the latest production to get the Shakespeare Under the Stars treatment.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/02\/Shakespeare-Under-the-Stars-crowd-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/02\/Shakespeare-Under-the-Stars-crowd-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/much-ado-about-nothing-6","latitude":"-37.8296646","longitude":"144.9749127","address":" "}
03
Lobster & Co at Arts Centre Melbourne
{"id":883195,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ETuesday 22nd November - Sunday 15th January\u003Cbr\[email protected] Arts Centre Melbourne Forecourt\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"LOBSTER & CO AT ARTS CENTRE MELBOURNE","description":"This indulgent riverside pop-up is back for a luxe summer appearance, only serving lobster rolls with truffle fries and glasses of champagne.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/07\/LobsterCo_01_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/07\/LobsterCo_01_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/lobster-co-at-arts-centre-melbourne","latitude":"-37.820183","longitude":"144.9681048","address":"100 St Kilda Road"}
04
Dome Under Fulldome Festival 2023
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05
Hartbeats Sunset Series
{"id":883909,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 12th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Whitehart\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"HARTBEATS SUNSET SERIES","description":"Venture down the laneway for a tune-filled Sunday session, every week through the end of summer. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Whitehart-Teymori-live2-credit-Duncographic-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Whitehart-Teymori-live2-credit-Duncographic-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/hartbeats-sunset-series","latitude":"-37.81319029999999","longitude":"144.96202829999993","address":" Whitehart Lane"}
06
W Melbourne's Swim Club
{"id":870064,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EMonday 26th September - Friday 31st March\u003Cbr\[email protected] W Melbourne\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"W MELBOURNE'S SWIM CLUB","description":"Now, you don't even need to book a hotel room to spend a weekday living it up by W Melbourne's glam 14th-floor pool.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/04\/w-melbourne-pool-WET-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/04\/w-melbourne-pool-WET-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/w-melbourne-swim-club","latitude":"-37.818148","longitude":"144.960499","address":"408 Flinders Lane"}
07
Midsumma Festival 2023
{"id":884066,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 21st January - Sunday 12th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Various locations across Melbourne\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"MIDSUMMA FESTIVAL 2023","description":"The 34th edition of Victoria's major LGBTQIA+ arts and cultural fest is here to heat up your summer.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Midsumma-Pride-March-group-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Midsumma-Pride-March-group-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/midsumma-festival-2023","latitude":"-37.8113667","longitude":"144.9718286","address":""}
08
The MSO's 2023 Sidney Myer Free Concerts
{"id":875566,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EWednesday 15th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Sidney Myer Music Bowl\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"THE MSO'S 2023 SIDNEY MYER FREE CONCERTS","description":"One of Melbourne's summertime traditions returns, this time with a celebration of Tchaikovsky and an ode to Melbourne's diversity.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/MSO-Carmina-Burana_Photo-credit-Mark-Gambino_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/MSO-Carmina-Burana_Photo-credit-Mark-Gambino_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/the-msos-2023-sidney-myer-free-concerts","latitude":"-37.8233277","longitude":"144.97467270000004","address":"21 Linlithgow Avenue"}
09
Cameo Outdoor Cinema 2022–23
{"id":874767,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 28th October - Tuesday 28th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Cameo Cinemas\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"CAMEO OUTDOOR CINEMA 2022\u201323","description":"Big releases, retro flicks, choc tops and popcorn \u2014 they're all back under the stars in Belgrave this spring and summer.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2019\/11\/Cameo-Outdoors-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2019\/11\/Cameo-Outdoors-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/cameo-outdoor-cinema-2022-23","latitude":"-37.909612","longitude":"145.35194190000004","address":"1628 Burwood Highway"}
10
NinchFest 2023
{"id":885781,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 10th February - Saturday 11th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] St Andrews Beach Recreation Club\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"NINCHFEST 2023","description":"The Grogans, Birdz, William Crighton and a host of other talent will hit the Mornington Peninsula for this much-loved summer music fest.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Ninch-Fest-artist-credit-Beatrix-Fisher-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Ninch-Fest-artist-credit-Beatrix-Fisher-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/ninchfest-2023","latitude":"-38.4220205","longitude":"144.8384694","address":"99 Bass Meadows Boulevard"}
11
Picolo
{"id":879107,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 11th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] The Timber Yard\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"PICOLO","description":"Australia's first major low- and no-booze drinks fest will have you sipping and swirling \u2014 with zero threat of a hangover.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/Revel-Pinot-Palooza-Melb-crowd2-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/Revel-Pinot-Palooza-Melb-crowd2-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/picolo-drinks-fest","latitude":"-37.8331914","longitude":"144.9214882","address":"351 Plummer Street"}
12
Section 8's Six-Month Series: Level Up
{"id":876650,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 12th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Section 8\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SECTION 8'S SIX-MONTH SERIES: LEVEL UP","description":"This trendy openair CBD bar is launching a program of monthly events to celebrate local creatives and musicians.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/section-8-level-up-6-month-series-credit-duncographic-1-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/section-8-level-up-6-month-series-credit-duncographic-1-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/section-8s-six-month-series-level-up","latitude":"-37.81176","longitude":"144.965386","address":"27-29 Tattersalls Lane"}
13
Nikka's Discover the Hidden
{"id":887995,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 3rd February - Sunday 19th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Various Melbourne venues\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"NIKKA'S DISCOVER THE HIDDEN","description":"This whisky bar crawl-meets-cocktail treasure hunt is taking over nine top Melbourne drinking dens. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/02\/Nikka-Discover-the-Hidden-Bouvardia-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/02\/Nikka-Discover-the-Hidden-Bouvardia-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/nikkas-discover-the-hidden","latitude":"-37.8113667","longitude":"144.9718286","address":""}
14
Pentridge Openair Cinema 2022–23
{"id":882349,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EThursday 15th December - Sunday 26th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Pentridge Coburg\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"PENTRIDGE OPENAIR CINEMA 2022\u201323","description":"Pentridge's outdoor cinema is back for another season of new and classic flicks under the stars.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Pentridge-cinema_openair_08_Palace_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Pentridge-cinema_openair_08_Palace_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/pentridge-openair-cinema-2022-23","latitude":"-37.7374812","longitude":"144.9672342","address":"1 Champ Street"}
15
Summer of Play
{"id":883795,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 24th December - Sunday 26th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Melbourne Museum Plaza\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SUMMER OF PLAY","description":"With ping pong, ice cream, interactive art and a roster of late-night fun, the Melbourne Museum Plaza is the place to be this sunny season. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2017\/06\/Melbourne-Museum-outdoor-488x300.jpeg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2017\/06\/Melbourne-Museum-outdoor-488x300.jpeg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/summer-of-play","latitude":"-37.803273","longitude":"144.9717408","address":"11 Nicholson Street"}
16
Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse
{"id":882170,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 11th December - Sunday 16th April\u003Cbr\[email protected] NGV International\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: MIND, MYTHOS, MUSE","description":"This blockbuster NGV International exhibition features more than 120 garments designed by the late, great fashion icon.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Alexander-McQueen-Mind-Mythos-Muse_14_Sean-Fennessy_NGV_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Alexander-McQueen-Mind-Mythos-Muse_14_Sean-Fennessy_NGV_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/alexander-mcqueen-mind-mythos-muse","latitude":"-37.8226089","longitude":"144.9692711","address":"180 St Kilda Road"}
17
Synthony No 3
{"id":875577,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 17th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Sidney Myer Music Bowl\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SYNTHONY NO 3","description":"A live orchestra will perform dance floor bangers by Disclosure, Eric Prydz, Flume, Calvin Harris, Wilkinson and more at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/05\/CP-images-Synthony-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2021\/05\/CP-images-Synthony-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/synthony-no-3-melbourne","latitude":"-37.8233277","longitude":"144.97467270000004","address":"21 Linlithgow Avenue"}
18
Le Diner en Blanc Melbourne 2023
{"id":878762,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 18th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Secret Melbourne location\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"LE DINER EN BLANC MELBOURNE 2023","description":"The world's poshest picnic is back in Melbourne for another round \u2014 and it'll only let you in if you're wearing white.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/Diner-en-Blanc-2019-Melbourne-credit-Mark-Peterson-Photography-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/Diner-en-Blanc-2019-Melbourne-credit-Mark-Peterson-Photography-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/le-diner-en-blanc-melbourne-2023","latitude":"-37.8113667","longitude":"144.9718286","address":""}
19
Summer Sunday Sessions
{"id":883744,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 15th January - Sunday 26th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Victoria by Farmer's Daughters\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SUMMER SUNDAY SESSIONS","description":"Wrap up your week with bottomless gin cocktails and produce-driven eats overlooking the Yarra. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Victoria-FD-Summer-Sunday-Sessions-terrace2-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Victoria-FD-Summer-Sunday-Sessions-terrace2-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/summer-sunday-sessions","latitude":"-37.8183324","longitude":"144.9690133","address":"2 Swanston Street"}
20
Rivermouth
{"id":886014,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 4th February - Saturday 1st April\u003Cbr\[email protected] Monash University Museum of Art\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"RIVERMOUTH","description":"This captivating exhibition explores the deep connection water has with the land and the sky.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Jessie-French-The-Myth-of-Nature\u2013aga-G1-Rivermouth-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Jessie-French-The-Myth-of-Nature\u2013aga-G1-Rivermouth-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/rivermouth-exhibition","latitude":"-37.8770135","longitude":"145.04611739999996","address":"Ground Floor, Building F, 900 Dandenong Road"}
21
Fiesta en La Playa
{"id":883815,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EThursday 15th December - Sunday 12th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Morgan's Sorrento\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"FIESTA EN LA PLAYA","description":"This summer, Chef Paul Wilson is slinging Mexi-Cali eats and margaritas by the beach. ","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Paul-Wilson-salmon-taco-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Paul-Wilson-salmon-taco-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/fiesta-en-la-playa","latitude":"-38.33807189999999","longitude":"144.7435975","address":"1 Esplanade"}
22
Cruel Intentions: The 90s Musical
{"id":872097,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EThursday 16th February - Sunday 26th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Athenaeum Theatre\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"CRUEL INTENTIONS: THE 90S MUSICAL","description":"Calling all 90s teens: this film-to-theatre adaptation is bringing its 90s soundtrack and dangerous liaisons back to Melbourne.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/Cruel-Intentions-90s-Musical_07_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/10\/Cruel-Intentions-90s-Musical_07_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/cruel-intentions-the-90s-musical-2023-melbourne","latitude":"-37.814832","longitude":"144.967261","address":"188 Collins Street"}
23
Nosferatu — Malthouse Theatre
{"id":884574,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 10th February - Sunday 26th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Merlyn Theatre, The Malthouse\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"NOSFERATU \u2014 MALTHOUSE THEATRE","description":"Melbourne's Malthouse Theatre is turning this century-old gothic horror masterpiece into an Aussie-set stage drama.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Malthouse-Theatre_Nosferatu_credit-Kristian-Gehradte_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Malthouse-Theatre_Nosferatu_credit-Kristian-Gehradte_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/nosferatu-malthouse-theatre","latitude":"-37.8268837","longitude":"144.9663258","address":"113 Sturt Street"}
24
NGV Friday Nights Summer 2022
{"id":882615,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 10th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] NGV International\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"NGV FRIDAY NIGHTS SUMMER 2022","description":"The gallery's tune-filled after-hours parties are back for summer \u2014 this time inspired by the great Alexander McQueen.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/NGV-Friday-Nights-crowd-sun-credit-Tobias-Titz-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/11\/NGV-Friday-Nights-crowd-sun-credit-Tobias-Titz-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/ngv-friday-nights-summer-2022","latitude":"-37.8226089","longitude":"144.9692711","address":"180 St Kilda Road"}
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Yum Cha 3183
{"id":881698,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 3rd December - Sunday 26th March\u003Cbr\[email protected] Moonhouse\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"YUM CHA 3183","description":"Moonhouse's modern take on yum cha doesn't involve trolleys \u2014 but it does feature bottomless drinks.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moonhouse-Yum-Cha-spread2-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moonhouse-Yum-Cha-spread2-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/yum-cha-3183","latitude":"-37.8685098","longitude":"144.9934343","address":"282 Carlisle Street"}
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Sips & Sorbet: A Hot Gin Summer
{"id":884623,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESaturday 14th January - Sunday 26th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] The Rooftop at QT\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SIPS & SORBET: A HOT GIN SUMMER","description":"Head skyward for weekend gin cocktails, plus scoops of fruity sorbet inspired by Four Pillars' gin range.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Sips-Sorbet-QT-Rooftop-pour-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2023\/01\/Sips-Sorbet-QT-Rooftop-pour-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/sips-sorbet-a-hot-gin-summer","latitude":"-37.8134202","longitude":"144.9678344","address":"133 Russell Street"}
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Summer Paradiso
{"id":880808,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003EFriday 2nd December - Tuesday 28th February\u003Cbr\[email protected] Arts Centre Melbourne Forecourt\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"SUMMER PARADISO","description":"Moon Dog is descending on the Arts Centre forecourt for a summer of bevs, beats and barbecue eats.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moon-Dog-Summer-Paradiso-space-supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/12\/Moon-Dog-Summer-Paradiso-space-supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/summer-paradiso","latitude":"-37.820183","longitude":"144.9681048","address":"100 St Kilda Road"}
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& Juliet
{"id":873681,"type":"event","info":"\u003Cp class=\"address\"\u003ESunday 26th February - Sunday 9th April\u003Cbr\[email protected] Regent Theatre\u003C\/p\u003E","name":"& JULIET","description":"This Olivier Award-winning Shakespeare-meets-pop musical is coming to Australia in 2023.","thumbnail":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/05\/JULIET_02_West-End-Company_Photo-by-Johan-Persson_supplied-488x300.jpg","photo":"https:\/\/cdn.concreteplayground.com\/content\/uploads\/2022\/05\/JULIET_02_West-End-Company_Photo-by-Johan-Persson_supplied-488x300.jpg","url":"https:\/\/concreteplayground.com\/melbourne\/event\/juliet","latitude":"-37.815387","longitude":"144.967496","address":"191 Collins Street"}

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