Gold Coast Events // October 13 to October 20, 2017
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS // GOOSEBUMPS
Friday October 13 at 7pm // Broadbeach State Primary School, Alexandra Ave, Broadbeach
With the weather warming up, what better way to spend the evening than outdoors watching a movie under the stars. Meet up with family and friends or just get out with the kids to Movies Under the Stars, which is on offer right across the city… and best of all they’re free. Take advantage of the fantastic food truck options and interactive kids fun, or pack yourselves a picnic and head along to a location near you If weather is uncertain in the lead up, please check the City of Gold Coast Facebook page.
For more info visit www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au
THE FASHION SCOOPERY // FREE ICE-CREAM
Friday October 13 thru to Sunday October 15 from 11am â€“ 3pm // Robina Town Centre, Level 3 (outside Forever New), Robina Town Centre Dr, Robina
Grab a free ice-cream to celebrate fashion that’s made for our summer. With four fabulous local flavours for you to try and with every scoop you’ll have the chance to score a share in $10,000 worth of Robina Town Centre Gift Cards to spend on the latest spring summer fashion. Simply peel back your ice-cream cup sleeve to reveal if you’re a lucky winner!
For more info visit www.robinatowncentre.com.au
HAND LETTERING // ART WORKSHOP
Saturday October 14 from 9am â€“ 11.30am // Craft Parlour, 1059 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach
This 2.5 hour workshop is suitable for beginners and will cover the fundamental basic of pointed pen calligraphy such as assembling and handling pen and nib, knowing your ink, learning basic calligraphy drills and letterforms as well as helping you to discover your own unique style of calligraphy. Individual materials will be supplied to each participant, cost $190.
For more info visit www.thecraftparlour.com.au
TAFE QLD // COOMERA OPEN DAY
Saturday October 14 from 9.30am â€“ 2.30pm // TAFE QLD, 198 Foxwell Rd, Coomera
Visit the Career Cafe to plan your future career. Areas of study include business, fitness, child care, nursing, community services, hairdressing, beauty, hospitality, Year 10 and year 12 equivalent, English, vet nursing, animal studies.
For more info visit www.tafegoldcoast.edu.au
MARYMOUNT SPRING FETE
Saturday October 14 from 11am â€“ 5pm // Marymount College, 261-283 Reedy Creek Rd, Burleigh Waters
Enjoy unlimited rides for just $25 including Dodgems, Tea Cup Ride, Bat Tower and Super Slides, as well as live entertainment performed by Marymount College students and loads to look at including an animal farm, plant stall, Art Union stall and cake stall and a raffle.
For more info visit www.marymount.qld.edu.au
BUSKERS BY THE CREEK // MUSIC FESTIVAL
Saturday October 14 & Sunday October 15 from 10am â€“ 6pm // Winders Park, Durigan St, Currumbin
If you’re a music fan, or simply love to be entertained, then youâ€™ll love this yearâ€™s selection of more than 300 performers. From award-winning musicians to talented teens; from swing to sword swallowing; from banjo to energy shows – there is literally a mixed bag of sweet sounds and fabulous entertainment to enjoy.
For more info visit www.buskersbythecreek.com.au
DISNEY SING-A-LONG FESTIVAL // DISNEYâ€™S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Saturday October 14 & Sunday October 15 // Various locations, Event Cinemas
Finally a chance for the little ones to sing as loud as they like to their favourite Disney tunes without being told to â€˜Shhhhâ€™â€¦.and a great excuse for adults to express their love of Disney through song with fellow fans, as Event Cinemas prepares for its Disney Sing Along Season this October! Weekends throughout October at BCC and Event Cinemas will finally realise dreams as audiences can enjoy vocal participation with the Disney Sing Along Season featuring some of the most beloved Disney films in Sing Along form.
For more info visit www.eventcinemas.com.au
Sunday October 15 from 4pm â€“ 8pm // Varsity Lakes Foreshore, 79 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes
Bring your picnic rug and enjoy free kids activities, live music and food trucks on the lawn as you relax and watch the sun go down.
For more info visit www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au
Now thru to Sunday October 14 // Gold Coast Arts Centre, 135 Bundall Rd, Surfers Paradise
Follow Aki as he starts life amidst the extraordinary inhabitants of this new land. Will he find a place to live? Will he find a job and make friends? Most of all, will Aki ever see his family again? The absence of words not only makes this story perfect for puppetry but emphasises the isolation experienced by many people arriving in a new place. The Arrival is a fusion of Tanâ€™s beautiful and surreal illustrations with exquisite puppetry, haunting music and fine acting. This ground breaking production blurs the boundaries of performance, digital animation and puppetry. This is an emotionally moving piece which will touch anyone who has bid farewell to a loved one. Suitable for all ages, perfect for 5+ years.
For more info visit www.theartscentregc.com.au
Monday October 16 from 8pm – 10pm // The Arts Centre Gold Coast, 135 Bundall Rd, Surfers Paradise
A one of a kind show that is sure to amaze and enthral all who see it. A 100% African cultural experience, Cirque Africa is a vibrant and highly entertaining blockbuster production which transports each audience to the positive side of Africa through a modern stage a performance. Itâ€™s fresh, funky, bold, fun and challenges your imagination like no other show. The dedication and immense professionalism of Cirque Africa makes this show very appealing to all audience members discover the greatest show from Africa.
For more info and to book visit www.theartscentregc.com.au
LITTLE PACCAS KIDS CLUB // CASPERS SCARE SCHOOL SHOW & CRAFT WORKSHOP
Tuesday October 17 from 9.30am â€“ 1pm // Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Event Cinemas, Cnr Hooker Blvd & Gold Coast Hwy, Broadbeach
Casper the Friendly Ghost will teach kids not to be afraid of ghosts by showing them how to dance their fears away! Plus, kids can create their very own Halloween Sippy Cup to take home.
For more info visit www.pacificfair.com.au
DELTA GOODREM & DARYL BRAITHWAITE // LIVE IN CONCERT
Friday October 20 from 5.30pm // Broadwater Parklands, Marine Pde, Southport
Two of Australiaâ€™s favourites, Delta Goodrem and Daryl Braithwaite, will headline the Friday night concert at the Vodafone Gold Coast 600 event. Bring the whole family along with kids 12 years and under receiving free access to the concert with a paying adult. Vodafone Gold Coast 600 ticketing gets you same day racing action and concert access, concert only access can be purchase at the venue on the night.
For more info visit www.supercars.com
Check out our October 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