Brisbane Events // June 16 to June 23, 2017
SKATING AT // KING GEORGE SQUARE
Friday June 16 thru to Sunday July 9 // King George Square, Brisbane City
Skating At Festival is a pop-up Ice Skating Rink set up in iconic and picturesque locations around Australia. This family friendly event is ideal for people of all ages and skill levels. Whether you are new to the ice or a pro, Skating At has something for everybody.
For more info visit www.skatingat.com.au
PREGNANCY, BABIES & CHILDRENâ€™S EXPO
Friday June 16 thru to Sunday June 18 from 10am â€“ 5pm (4pm Friday) // Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale & Glenelg Stâ€™s, South Bank
From humble beginnings, the Pregnancy, babies & Childrenâ€™s Expo has grown into a well-respected national event, featuring the â€˜whoâ€™s whoâ€™ of the pregnancy and parenting arena. The expo is committed to providing a high quality, information rich event with advice from the best early childhood experts showcasing the latest innovations and essential parenting products!
For more info visit www.pbcexpo.com.au
WINTER SOLSTICE FESTIVAL
Saturday June 17 from 11.30am â€“ 9.30pm // Northey Street City Farm, Cnr Northey & Victoria Stâ€™s, Windsor
Join in with celebrating natureâ€™s abundance at the annual Northey Street City Farm Winter Solstice Festival. As well as a full program of great live music acts on stage, the afternoon will have a smorgasbord of educational workshops and activities for adults, teens and kids to choose from around the farm. At sunset, everyone comes together for the Solstice ceremony and bonfire, before dancing the night away. This is a family-friendly alcohol-free event.
For more info visit www.nscf.org.au
PLAY SCHOOL LIVE IN CONCERT // PRINCE OF BEARS
Saturday June 17 thru to Wednesday June 21 // Forest Lake, Coorparoo, Beenleigh, Toowoomba & Ipswich
Donâ€™t miss out on the chance to see your childrenâ€™s favourite television show live in concert when the Play School Concerts come to town. These popular Play School live shows are specially designed to delight pre-schoolers and parents alike. The concert features songs, games and stories, presented by two Play School presenters, along with the real stars of the show â€“ the toys!
For more info visit www.kidspromotions.com.au
THE KING AND I
Saturday June 17 thru to Saturday July 1 // Iona Performing Arts Centre, 85 North Rd, Lindum
A visually beautiful musical, The King and I is a story of the cultures of the East meeting the cultures of the West, making for a dramatic, richly textured and ultimately uplifting tale of enormous fascination. A great night at the theatre for the whole family!
For more info visit www.savoyards.com.au
BRISSIE TO THE BAY
Sunday June 18 // Musgrave Park, 121 Cordelia St, South Bank
This ride is more than just a fun day out on the bike; our amazing riders raise money to help change the lives of the thousands of Australians living with multiple sclerosis (MS). This year thousands of riders will be slipping into the lycra to take part in the annual ride to fight MS. Now in its 27th year, the ride has come a long way since its humble beginnings, when it attracted a modest 80 riders.
For more info visit www.brissietothebay.com.au
YOGA DAY FESTIVAL
Sunday June 18 from 10am â€“ 4.30pm // Royal International Convention Centre, 600 Gregory Tce, Bowen Hills
Join the world wide celebrations for the United Nations International Day of Yoga at Yoga Day Festival Brisbane, a community conscious event featuring fun and flowing yoga asana classes, deep relaxation, yoga breathing, exciting kidâ€™s games and activities, live music and kirtan (yoga chant), yoga wisdom talks and deep peace meditation. Plus, a great lineup of exciting market stalls!
For more info visit www.asmy.org.au
BRING YOUR BABY // WONDER WOMAN
Monday June 19 at 10.30am // Various locations, Event Cinemas
Come, relax and catch a movie at the Bring Your Baby sessions. Bring Your Baby session times can vary between locations. Please be sure to check your local cinema’s session time below, but as a guide session start times vary between 10am â€“ 12.40pm depending on location.
For more info visit www.eventcinemas.com.au
ROYâ€™S BIRTHDAY BOUNCE
Thursday June 22 from 6pm â€“ 8pm // Sky Zone Trampoline Park, 544 Kessels Rd, MacGregor
Roy the Brisbane Lion is turning 2 and youâ€™re invited to help celebrate at Royâ€™s Birthday Bounce! Bounce into Sky Zone MacGregor on Thursday for a night full of fun and games on the trampolines as well as great prizes to be won. Mum and Dad, you donâ€™t need to worry about dinner as feast will be prepared on the night! Entry is completely free, as well as your grip socks for unlimited bouncing! Make sure you RSVP below and you could win your very own birthday bash!
For more info visit www.lions.com.au
IRONLAK SCHOOL OF ART
Thursday June 22 thru to Saturday July 1 from 10am â€“ 3pm // Westfield Chermside, Cnr Gympie & Hamilton Rdâ€™s, Chermside
Ironlak has collaborated with artists Cherie Buttons & Lauren Carney to deliver the ultimate art workshop, for the young and old alike! Register your FREE seat in an art masterclass, with all Ironlak tools provided and learn illustration from two of Brisbane’s best. Choose which artist you’d like to work with (or sign up for both) and enjoy a hands-on class. Classes best suited to adults, and kids 11+.
For more info visit www.westfield.com.au
Check out our June calendar for all of the coolest food, fashion and art and craft markets in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
Find out more here www.havenmagazine.com.au