Bright lights, gig city
It's time to face the music ... finally! After a long year of missing out on live shows it's time to bury our heads in the sound once more. When push drums to shove, Brisbane will not disappoint with a 2021 line-up of spectacular musical talent that will pitch slap you right out of your 2020 stupor and into the new year. Take a look at this list of upcoming live performances and find yourself a diamond in the riff!
Feel your shelf
Rise and spine! There's nothing like the smell of new books in the morning and Brisbane has some truly amazing independent book stores for your browsing pleasure. Stop and smell the prose at these local treasures and you can claim all the bragging writes when your friends are begging to know where you've been hiding.
Let's Get Poppin'
Sitting down for a show or immersing yourself in an alternate experience, there’s a way to enjoy the classics, the unique and the most visionary films for everyone. So get up, grab some popcorn on the go and pop on in to the film fun in store for the start of your 2021.
The lead up and beyond into 2021 is set to be a year of local love. And with that love comes Queensland spirit, and there is nothing like the spirits of Queenslanders loving Queensland. There is plenty to look forward to with this in mind, so this is your call to get living and get loving.
Start the new year right!
2020 is nearly over. We made it! We're down with anything that gives us an excuse to dress in sequins and down a bottle of bubbly so get ready to let the champagne and good times flow all day long! To help you start the new year right, we've lovingly curated this list of the best events in Brisbane (and surrounds) on New Year's Day! Party on Wayne!
Bring on the bubbly!
After a rollercoaster of a year, let's blow 2020 a midnight kiss goodbye and ring in the new year in style! Whether your tastes are decadent or more laid back, you can count(down) on us to bring you the best of what Brisbane and surrounds has to offer this New Years Eve. You'll be walkin' in a confetti wonderland in no time!
A Taste of the World in Brisbane
While the world may not be opening to travel, Brisbane is still offering the world. Experience different eats from all the corners of the globe, to the world coming to us through film and shopping. It’s hard to be missing out when everything is right at your doorstep!
Restaurants, and eateries, and bars! Oh my!
There’s no denying 2020 has been a strange year, to say the least. Now more than ever, we’re long overdue for a night out on the town … so say goodbye to dressing up to visit the grocery store and slap on your favourite lipstick or your marvellous moccasins and treat yourself to a taste of the amazing food and drinks Brisbane has to offer. We’ve lined up the best of Brisbane’s newest openings to liven up your year before it comes to a close. Get ready to party like it's 1999...
Some for the naughty, some for the nice!
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas movie time! There's a lot to look forward to when the festive season rolls around and one of our favourite parts is settling in for some Christmas classics. Whether you've been naughty or nice, you don't have to think twice because we've got the best of the best lined up for you.
Bringing Boogie Back
Live music and dance is slowly making a comeback to Queensland – just in time for 2020 to redeem itself this December. Get ready to dance your days and nights away with this lineup of events sliding your way.
Dare to be Festive
As the end of 2020 comes into sight, we finally have more events to look forward to. The Christmas season is setting in and we can appreciate time to reflect on the year and how lucky we are in Brisbane. Enjoy this Christmas miracle and immerse yourself in all the upcoming nightlife Brisbane has to offer.
Songs that’ll turn you into your boss self
It's safe to say this year has been far from what any of us ever expected. So now more than ever we need some boss music to give us a laugh and remind us all that we are pretty damn great and #blessed to live in Australia. Borders are opening up again and we're feeling inspired. That's why we’ve compiled a playlist that’ll make you happy, confident, ready, and excited to tackle any challenge that comes your way in the rest of this mess of a year and belong. Sing aloud, dance around, or keep it simple because you're on a train, either way, these songs will get you through it all.
New Yummy Tummy Places!
Is that festivity I smell? We are just a few weeks away from the festive month! Since there will be a lot more hanging out with our loved ones, what better way to end the year with new venues that you and your mates can hang at! Shimmy down to these fancy new hotspots dressed to your nines and fill your tummys with all these goodies! Here are the new kids on the block!
Getting intimate with your faves!
Hands up for who prefers live music over the studio versions? *Hands Up* we are! Though we are just a screen away from our favourite artists, nothing beats that intimacy of an acoustic session with just a few people in the room! Sure, we have streaming platforms like Spotify and Apple Music but watching the real magic happen in front of our eyes is just something else! Since festivals and concerts are the last things that will be happening this year, binging out on these amazing channels are sure to give you some real time EARgasms!!
Funny To The Bone
Punny puns and really bad dad jokes seem to be what humour is becoming in 2020 for all of us, well that might only be my humorous skills. Although many social media influencers are finding new ways to bring us the LOL’s we require without even leaving our phones. Instead of using their good looks to please our eyes, they are using their comedy and talent to make us cry from laughter and joy. Here are some of the funniest, weirdest but oddly enjoyable social media comedians to cleanse us with their outrageous humour.