CHRISTMAS LIGHT PROJECTIONS, MELBOURNE CBD
Taxpayer money is being spent festively, lighting up the Melbourne Town Hall and Federation Square.
Kidding - I’m just trying to deter people from going so I can get a good Instagram shot!
Embracing the festive season,each night in the lead up to December 25Christmas projections will light up our city. As well as being beautiful, these lights are a not so gentle reminder to hurry up and complete your Christmas shopping!
Where: Melbourne Town Hall and Federation Square
When: Every night from 9:00pm – 10:40pm til December 25
Cost: Probably the only thing this Christmas that is FREEEEEE!
DRINK FOR A REASON OTHER THAN GETTING DRUNK, BARS ACROSS MELBOURNE
Need a good excuse to have a drink this weekend? Here’s one!
Bars across Melbourne are banding together to raise money for Scarf, with their “Do More Than Drink” campaign. Scarf assists young refugees, asylum seekers and migrants find employment with paid hospitality training and mentoring. So how can you help?
Eaaaasy. This weekend, over 30 Melbourne bars will be donating $1 from each drink sold to Scarf. So drink up! Your hangover will be worth it.
When: Friday December 2 – Sunday December 4
Where: Bear with me…
Friday: Gerald’s Bar, The Lincoln, Smalls, Neighbourhood Wine, Pixel Alley, Lily Blacks, Double Happiness, Carwyn Cellars, Mesa Verde, The Rum Diary Bar, Half Moon, Eau De Vie, Sun Moth Canteen & Bar, Joe Taylor, Two Birds Brewing, STARWARD Whisky Distillery, Kelvin and Section 8
Saturday: Markov, Green Park, Belleville, Mr Wow’s Emporium, Robert Burns Hotel, New Gold Mountain, The Rooks Return, Saint Urban, Hats and Tatts, Some Velvet Morning, Kitty Somerset, The Beaufort and Lucky Coq
Sunday: The B.East
Cost: Well… depends how thirsty and generous you feel!
BE PART OF FAMILY FEUD, SOUTHBANK
Have your two seconds of fame by being part of the Family Feud… live audience!
You can’t win money, but you can live vicariously through the participants who do! Or get frustrated when they have a brain fart and miss saying the most obvious answer…. urgh!
When: December 1 – 16 at 1:45pm
Where: NEP Studios in Southbank
Cost: Free! But you may need to chuck a sickie to get out of work