Brisbane Events // June 23 to June 30, 2017
DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS FROZEN
Thursday June 29 thru to Sunday July 2 // Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Melaleuca Dr, Boondall
Disney On Ice presents Frozen will enchant audiences with the beloved story of Frozen, and feature Anna, Elsa and the adorable Olaf, as well as introduce new characters, Grand Pabbie and the Trolls and the Marshmallow. Disney On Ice presents Frozen will transform the stage into the wintery world of Arendelle inviting audiences to accompany Anna on her epic journey to save her sister Elsa and the kingdom of Arendelle. The immersive show experience features world class ice skating and dazzling special effects.Â The internationally acclaimed ice show features world class ice skating and breathtaking special effects.
For more info visit www.ticketmaster.com.au
IRONLAK SCHOOL OF ART
Now thru to Saturday July 1 // Westfield Chermside, Level 2 (near JB HiFi & Rebel), Cnr Gympie & Hamilton Rdâ€™s, Chermside
Ironlak has collaborated with artists Cherie Buttons and 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 kids 11+ and adults.
For more info visit www.westfield.com.au
THE KING AND I
Now 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
PETS AT THE GABBA // BRISBANEâ€™S BIGGEST DOGGY AFTERNOON TEA
Saturday June 24 from 3pm â€“ 8pm // 73 Ipswich Rd, Woolloongabba
Did someone say puppicino from L’Barkery and treats from Bow Wow Chow and Cherry Pie’s Delightsâ€¦ yep this Saturday at the Gabba itâ€™s the #biggestdoggieafternoontea, just for a gold coin donation to help much needed funds for Cancer Council Queensland and Safehaven Animal Rescue. For the humansâ€¦ Hot Wheels Coffee and Donuts N More. If that isn’t enough there’s a jumping castle and Twirly Whirly Ice-cream for the kids – where else would you want to be!
For more info visit www.facebook.com/petsatthegabba
MR STINK LIVE ON STAGE
Saturday June 24 thru to Sunday July 2 // QUT, Gardens Theatre, 2 George St, Brisbane City
David Walliams’ award-winning book comes to life on stage for children 6â€“12… and their adults! It all starts when Chloe, just about the loneliest girl in the world, makes friends with Mr Stink, the local tramp. Sure he smells a bit, but he’s the only person who’s ever been nice to her. The team behind The 13- 26- and 52-Storey Treehouses live on stage returns with this touching, twisted and hilarious, and very smelly tale… hold on to your nose!
For more info visit www.gardenstheatre.qut.edu.au
LIFELINE BOOKFEST BRISBANE
Saturday June 24 thru to Sunday July 2 // Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale & Glenelg Stâ€™s, South Bank
Lifeline Bookfest Brisbane is the largest second hand book sale in Queensland and the biggest fundraising event that supports the 24 hour Lifeline 13 11 14 Crisis Support Line. Whether you are a book worm, a dedicated reader, a student, a book collector or someone searching for those long lost books to make your book series complete, Lifeline Bookfest Brisbane is the place for you. At the event you will find 4km of tables with millions of books, magazines,Â records, puzzles, DVDs, CDs, vinyl, board games and much more for prices as low as a dollar!
For more info visit www.uccommunity.org.au
Saturday June 24 thru to Sunday July 9 from 9am â€“ 6pm // South Bank Piazza, South Bank Parklands
Take the kids to the snow this winter school holidays with this fun and entertaining activity zone for children to experience real snow in the Brisbane climate. Snow4Kids 2017 will feature two amazing fresh snow attractions!
For more info visit www.snow4kids.com.au
DAY OUT WITH THOMAS
Saturday June 24 thru to Sunday July 9 // The Workshops Rail Museum, North St, North Ipswich
The world-famous blue locomotive, Thomas the Tank Engine will steam into The Workshops Rail Museum for Day out with Thomas these winter school holidays! All the family favourites will be back, including Thomas the Tank Engine, The Fat Controller, Annie & Clarabel and the hugely popular Thomas Play Pit. Tickets to the Day out with Thomas event include entry to the Museum and all exhibits. Make a day of it and explore all that the Museum has on offer with family tickets just $44.50.
For more info visit www.theworkshops.qm.qld.gov.au
SKATING AT // KING GEORGE SQUARE
Now 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
PLAY SCHOOL LIVE IN CONCERT // PRINCE OF BEARS
Sunday June 25 at 10am, 12pm & 2pm & Monday June 26 at 10am & 12pm // Kedron Wavell Services Club, 375 Hamilton Rd, Chermside
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
ALICE IN WONDERLAND PRESENTED BY BRISBANE CITY YOUTH BALLET
Wednesday June 28 thru to Friday June 30 // Brisbane Powerhouse, Powerhouse Theatre, 119 Lamington St, New Farm
Brisbane City Youth Ballet brings the magical tale of Alice in Wonderland to life through the art of dance. Join Alice as she ventures through the rabbit hole and into Wonderland. She meets up with the March Hare and the Dormouse at the Mad Hatters tea party, makes new friends and eventually faces the Queen of Hearts and challenges her to a game of croquet. You are sure to enjoy all the adventures that Alice discovers along the way.
For more info visit www.brisbanepowerhouse.org
TRASH TEST DUMMIES
Thursday June 29 at 3pm & 6pm // SunPAC, McCullough St, Sunnybank
This award winning, sidesplitting slapstick comedy routine takes the household wheelie bin to new heights, and delivers a dump truck full of hilarity! Jamie Bretman, Jack Coleman and Simon Wright are highly skilled circus performers that can trash talk with the best of them, showcasing a stunning array of the highest jaw dropping acrobatics, juggling and stunt work. These dexterous dummies take the audience on a journey into their playful imagination, where they invite them to take a fresh look at the humble household wheelie bin. For audiences of all ages be prepared for a great time!
For more info visit www.trashtestdummies.com
Places to go and fun things to do. Stacks of ideas to entertain the kids these school holidays. Keep the kids busy and happy with activities from roller skating to outdoor adventures!
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