What's On this Week | 21-27 October 2014

What's On this Week | 21-27 October 2014

Tuesday 21st October to Monday 27th October 2014

How did that song go? Things, can only get better!

Melbourne enjoyed sensational weather last weekend with a swag of fun things to do and this weekend only gets better.

Melbourne's weather forecast is fine 24-27, which means it could be snowing Saturday afternoon but that aside check out these crackers.

A shout-out for the What's On links below. A search of our calendar for this weekend shows over 400 events in Melbourne. Have a slow look through the events as there as some events well worth a look.


Magic Give-Away

Melbourne Magic Show

Witness the Impossible!

This Friday night in Melbourne's 5 star Marriott hotel witness Impossible Occurrences, one of Melbourne's most exclusive attractions. Award-winning magician Luke Hocking intrigues and amazes with astounding displays of magic, illusion and mind reading. This is an entertainment experience like no other.

Best part is we are giving away 5 double passes to this Friday nights show! Send your name and email for a chance to WIN a Double Pass. Enter Here

When: Friday 24th October 2014
Where: Marriott Melbourne Hotel
Bookings: Book Online
Event Listing: More..

Last Chance

Dreamworks Animation

The must-see Dreamworks Animation that premiered in Melbourne, ends on Sunday.

This wonderful exhibition captures twenty years of friendly ogres and flying dragons.

From the award-winning studio that brought you the animated classics Shrek, Madagascar and the awesome Kung Fu Panda comes the biggest exhibition in ACMI's history - a behind the scenes celebration of 20 years of DreamWorks Animation!

When: Ends Sunday 26 October 2014
Where: Australian Centre for the Moving Image
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Sandringham Village Festival

A wonderful family day for all the community with activities and fun for everyone.

The community will be able to connect with their local shop keepers as well as local producers of a wide range of the best and freshest food that the region has to offer.

Entry is free and there will be plenty of parking

When: Sunday 26th October 2014 - 9am - 4pm
Where: Melrose, Waltham and Station Streets, Sandringham Village
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Crafty @ Caulfield

The Stitches & Craft Show

The Stitches & Craft Show is Australia’s longest running craft event and has gained the reputation as the most innovative and contemporary craft event in Australia.

One of the nation’s most loved travelling craft shows with expert retailers, hands-on workshops, cake decorating displays, international textile exhibitions, a yarn bombed car, the latest and hard-to-find products and much more.

When: Thursday 23rd of October 2014 To Sunday 26th of October 2014
Where: Caulfield Racecourse
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Show Off

Bendigo Agricultural Show

Held over two days, the ever-popular Bendigo Agricultural Show will again draw the crowds with fantastic entertainment.

All the usual attractions will be yours to enjoy. There’ll be the thrill of collecting the showbags, ranging from old favourites to some exciting new ones, for both children and adults, there’ll be animals, including the nursery and horse events, cookery, craft, floral and photography exhibits, and so much more.

When: 24th & 25th October 2014
Where: Prince of Wales Showgrounds | Bendigo
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Live Music

Grand Wazoo

Grand Wazoo is Melbourne's iconic 13 piece Soul Superband with an unsurpassed record for presenting the finest most entertaining and authentic Soul Music experience in Australia continuously since 1981.

This is your chance to see Melbourne royalty, live!

Two shows coming: Thornbury Theatre and Flying Saucer Club @ Elsternwick

When: Saturday 1st November 2014
Where: Flying Saucer Club | Elsternwick
Bookings: trybooking.com
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Pseudo Echo - Live

On the back of their first album release in 15 years, see Pseudo Echo live at Melbourne Public.

Hear all the classic hits plus tracks off the new album Ultraviolet, written and produced by Brian Canham.

Tickets $25, Dinner packages available.

When: Sunday November 2, 2014
Where: Melbourne Public | South Wharf
Tickets: Buy Tickets
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Black Comedy

Jack & Jill: The Devil Chemist of Whitechapel


Jack and Jill: The Devil Chemists of Whitechapel is a black comedy that tells the torrid tale of two high-class serial killers romancing their way through the seedy underbelly of Victorian London. What’s YOUR poison?

Tickets: Full $28 (plus booking fee) Conc $25 (plus booking fee)

When: 13-22 November 2014
Where: Mechanics Institute Performing Arts Centre | Brunswick
Bookings: trybooking.com
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Peter MacCallum

Ride to Conquer Cancer®

Think of it as a history-making opportunity for you to do something big about cancer, something epic.

Like cycling for two days throughout picturesque Victoria.

All you need is a bike, a helmet and a commitment to make a difference. Register Today.

Find out more at www.conquercancer.org.au or call 1300 00 RIDE [7433].

When: 25-26 October 2014
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The Art of Botanical Illustration

The Friends of The Royal Botanic Gardens are proud to present this beautiful exhibition of over 150 works by leading botanical artists from Australia and the world.

A major fund raising event for the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne.

When: 25 October 2014 - 9 November 2014
Where: Domain House Gallery
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Garage Sales

Garage Sale Day

This Saturday is Australia's annual Garage Sale Day which includes Garage Sale Trail.

This is an excellent opportunity to declutter, reuse, meet your neighbours and make a few extra dollars all at the same time OR go out sale shopping.

When: Saturday 25th October 2014 - All Day
Event Listing: www.garagesaleday.com.au


During The Week

A Howl For Breast Cancer @ The Wolf & I

Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships | Golf @ Royal Melbourne Golf Club

Australis Apartments | Grand Opening @ Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

Brookside Twilight Market | Friday @ Caroline Springs

Comedy | Trivia Night for Leukemia Research | Thursday @ Yarraville

Motorclassica 24-26 Oct @ Royal Exhibition Building

Special Olympics National Games | 20-25 October @ Albert Park

Timber & Working With Wood Show | 24-26 Oct @ Melbourne Exhibition Centre


Ballarat Spring Antique and Vintage Fair

Black Rock Primary School Fete

Cheeky Monkey Night Market @ Williamstown

Chelsea Heights Community Market

Compass Market Festival @ St Kilda

Cox Plate Day @ Moonee Ponds

Crate Digger Record Fair @ Fitzroy

Diwali Indian Festival of Light @ FedSquare

Freshwater Creek Steiner School Spring Fair

Gardivalia Festival of Gardens | gardens throughout West Gippsland

Geelong Cup | Wednesday

Hello Sailor Vintage Fair @ Fitzroy

La Trobe Cottage - special spring opening

Melbourne Victory v Melbourne City @ Etihad Stadium

Give Back to the Mac @ Middle Park

Spring Fair @ St Peter's Box Hill

Tallangatta Fifties Festival

Tempting Fete @ Spensley Street Primary School, Clifton Hill

Yarra Primary School Fete


A Plus Market @ Wantirna

Auburn South Fair

Baby & Kids Market @ Croydon

Ballarat Spring Antique and Vintage Fair

Bumble Bee Baby & Children's Market @ Berwick

Buninyong Good Life Festival

Carlton Italian Festa

Cuban Jazz Festival @ Coldstream

Discover Sailing Day

Friends of Sammy Joe Market Day

Gardivalia Festival of Gardens | gardens throughout West Gippsland

Greenhills Primary School Spring Fair

Hanging Rock Craft Market

Huckleberry Market @ South Morang

Market on the Mountain @ Olinda

Melbourne Kokoda Challenge @ 1,000 Steps | Upper Ferntree Gully

Melbourne Salami Festa @ Northcote Town Hall

Melbourne's Psychic Expo @ Frankston

Moonee Ponds Primary School Spring Fete

Nillumbik Pet Expo @ Diamond Creek

Spring Art of Elegance Fair @ Maldon

Sunbury Region Wine Festival

Tallangatta Fifties Festival

Walk for Prems @ Albert Park

Shout Out

Pink Ribbon Day 2014 next Monday

Songul | Acoustic Duo for your next party

Remote Master Healing | John Martin Healing event, 3rd Nov @ St Kilda

Moreland Zebras F.C. | Junior and Senior Female Soccer Teams

Wise Realestate Advice | Melbourne leading buyers advocates

Still Going

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