Gold Coast Events // November 17 to November 24, 2017
MEDITATION & MIST MAKING
Friday November 17 from 6pm – 9pm // The Craft Parlour, 1059 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach
You are invited to spend a soulful evening in the company of your fellow sisters getting clear on HOW you want life to feel. Through the powerful combination of meditation, sacred ceremony and essential oils Meg Oâ€™Sullivan (Yoga Teacher, Essential Oil Goddess and Blogger from Adventuring Home) will lead you through an evening of intention and ritual. In a circle of beautiful feminine energy, you’ll create powerful intentions to lead you towards what youâ€™re desiring to create and leave feeling deeply connected to the magnificent Being that you are.
For more info visit www.thecraftparlour.com.au
FLORISH CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL
Saturday November 18 from 10am – 6pm // Southport Uniting Church, 23 Short St, Southport
The festivalâ€™s entertainment line-up includes local musicians, bands, buskers, dancers, and roving performers. Unique Christmas photo opportunities will be available with a life-size nativity scene created by local artist Lesley Rankin with assistance from community volunteers, using recycled timber and found objects. Thereâ€™ll also be a creative kidsâ€™ zone to keep young minds and hands busy as they make original Christmas gifts and decorations to take home for the family, then burn off any excess energy on the jumping castle.
For more info visit www.flourishartsfestival.com
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS // LEGO BATMAN MOVIE
Saturday November 18 at 7pm // Kingsmore Park, Kingsmore Blvd, Reedy Creek
Early activities run from 4.30pm – 6.30pm, with the movie starting at 7pm. Come early and enjoy the Food Truck Fiesta and kidsâ€™ entertainment. If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please checkÂ facebook.com/cityofgoldcoastÂ or phone 5581 7016.
For more info visit www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au
THE LITTLE ELVES PROJECT
Saturday November 18 from 9am â€“ 1pm // Parkwood Village, 76-122 Napper Rd, Parkwood
The Little Elves Project is on a mission to collect as many children’s gifts as they can so as many children as possible will have a brighter Christmas.Â There are thousands of children across Queensland that would love a gift at Christmas and the goal is to collect at least 500!Show these children that they are loved and that the community holds them in their hearts this Christmas. Thereâ€™ll be food, fun, entertainment, and lots on for kids.
For more info visit www.facebook.com/thelittleelvesproject
AMERICAN EXPRESS OPEN AIR CINEMAS
Now thru to Sunday November 19 // Queen Elizabeth Park, Marine Pde, Coolangatta
Enjoy a night in Queen Elizabeth Park watching an exciting mix of box office hits, highly anticipated new releases and cult classics under the stars. Tickets must be purchased.
For more info visit https://openaircinemas.com.au/gold-coast
ALEENTA BARRE OPEN WEEK
Monday November 20 thru to Sunday November 26 // Q Super Centre, Cnr Bermuda & Markeri St’s, Mermaid Waters
Never Tried BARRE? Heard about the Body Former Classes? Love Yoga? Need to stretch and work your abs? Wanna reconnect with a little bit of ballet? Well… Aleenta BARRE Mermaid Waters is having an Open Week. It’s not just an open DAY it’s an Open WEEK. Treat yourself to a FREE trial class anytime from Monday 20th Nov – Sunday 26th of November.
For more info visit www.aleentabarre.com
Tuesday November 21 from 9.30am – 1pm // Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Hooker Bvd, Broadbeach
You’re invited to the party of the year!Â Celebrate Christmas at Santa’s Paccas Party. Kids will meet, sing and dance with their favourite blue characters at The Smurf’s Christmas show, receive their very own gift from Santa, followed by a craft workshop. Bookings are essential so get in quick.
For more info visitÂ www.pacificfair.com.au
Now thru to Wednesday November 22 at 11.50am, 4.10pm & 8.50pm // The Gold Coast Arts Centre, 135 Bundall Rd,Â Surfers Paradise
From internationally renowned writer director Ben Elton comes Three Summers, an ensemble comedy that embraces the diversity of modern Australia. At a summer music festival, the feisty lead singer of an Irish folk band (Rebecca Breeds) meets a folk music-hating Theremin player (Robert Sheehan) and sparks literally fly.
For more info visit www.theartscentregc.com.au
Wednesday November 22 from 3.30pm â€“ 4.30pm // Nerang Branch Library, Cnr Price & White Stâ€™s, Nerang
Enjoy an afternoon of exciting craft and help you kids celebrate Santa with Christmas-themed fun!
For more info visitÂ www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au/library
RSPCA SANTA PAWS
Friday November 24 & Saturday November 25 from 9am – 5pm // RSPCA Op Shop, 3/18 Township Dr, West Burleigh
Santa Paws is a great way to add a memorable happy snap to your family photo collection while also supporting the animals in RSPCA’s care! You can enter the Santa Paws Raffle which will be run on the day, all ticket sales will be going towards RSPCA Qld animals in care. Prizes include;Â Family pass to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary,Â Behind the scenes tour of the Wacol Animal Care Campus,Â â€˜Pawtraitsâ€™ â€“ Coffee table book by Zoo Studio, Dog Pamper Pack (includes shampoo, conditioner and a grooming tool) and lots more!
For more info visitÂ www.santapaws.com.au
Check out our November 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/markets
If you’re looking for somewhere to get a snap with Santa, check out our guide to find the jolly ole fellow in Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
Find out more hereÂ www.havenmagazine.com.au/santa-photos
Check out our Christmas Carols event calendar for your favourite festive singing nights in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
Find out more here www.havenmagazine.com.au/fa-la-la-la-la