BRISBANE ICE CREAM FESTIVAL
Saturday March 10 from 11am – 5pm // West Village, 97 Boundary St, West End
One incredible day; three ticketed sessions; over twenty addictive food stalls. The Brisbane Ice Cream Festival is returning to West Village, and it’s bigger and better than ever! Step inside the Peters Ice Cream Factory to discover a collection of never-before-seen desserts, some of Australia’s biggest names, and all the classics – all in one space.
For more info visit www.brisbaneicecreamfestival.com.au
DISNEY CLASSICS FILM FESTIVAL // DUMBO
Saturday March 10 & Sunday March 11 // Various locations, Event Cinemas
The Disney Classics Festival is coming to the big screen from 24 February until 18 March and features all your Disney favourites including 101 Dalmatians, Bambi, Dumbo and The Lion King. Tickets are just $8 each so it’s the perfect day out for you to belt out your favourite!
For more info www.eventcinemas.com.au
BRISBANE IRISH FESTIVAL // FAMILY FESTIVAL DAY
Sunday March 11 at 10.30am // Gaelic Park, 318 Bowhill Rd, Willawong
Enjoy a day out at the Annual Family Festival Day Where all Children’s rides and admission is free! There will be loads of things to see and do for the entire family including novelty races, live Irish music, QIA pipe band, Irish dancing, Gaelic sports exhibitions and tug-o-war!
For more info visit www.brisbaneirishfestival.com
Now thru to Sunday March 11 // Mt Gravatt Showgrounds, 1644 Logan Rd, Mount Gravatt
The first of its kind in Australia! Circus Rio is making history with stunts that have never before been performed in this corner of the globe! Bursting through the backstage curtain and into the ring you will find our tribe of Samba Dancers stomping to that Brazilian rhythm, Aerialists who will dangle from the ceiling, FMX Bikes that will flip over your seats, Ballet Dancers, Tightrope Walkers and a dangerous Capoeira fight!
For more info visit www.circusrio.com
SUNSET CINEMA // MOLLY’S GAME
Thursday March 15 thru to Saturday April 7 from 5pm – 8.30pm // Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Mt Coot-tha Rd, Toowong
Join the launch of the movie season in the beautiful Brisbane Botanic Gardens! There’s a live performance from Fernando Aragones to set the mood before the stars come out for Jessica Chastain’s powerful performance in Molly’s Game!
For more info visit www.sunsetcinema.com.au
ESSENTIAL BABY & TODDLER SHOW
Friday March 16 thru to Sunday March 18 from 9.30am – 4pm // Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Cnr Merivale & Glenelg St’s, South Bank
A day out for the whole family, featuring exclusive show-only specials from up to 250 local and international brands, free advice from parenting experts such as Pinky McKay (twice a day!), live performances from top entertainers plus much more
For more info visit www.babyandtoddlershow.com.au
QUEENSLAND BALLET’S LA BAYADERE
Friday March 16 thru to Saturday March 31 // QPAC, Playhouse, Cnr Grey & Melbourne St’s, South Bank
This sumptuous new production will sweep you into the exotic world of the 19th century British Raj. Within a cauldron of colonial politics, glittering balls and opium-fueled dreams, Solor and Nikiya are entwined through life, death and the ghostly Kingdom of the Shades.
For more info visit www.qpac.com.au
THE TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES
Now thru to Saturday March 17 // Brisbane Arts Theatre, 210 Petrie Tce, Petrie Terrace
The twelve princesses’ love to dance, but their overprotective father won’t allow it. A visit from his late wife’s sister Lady Monica is about to change all that. A magical musical journey awaits in the story of The Twelve Dancing Princesses.
For more info visit www.artstheatre.com.au/twelvedancingprincesses
BRISBANE COMEDY FESTIVAL
Now through to Sunday March 25 // Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane City Hall & SunPAC
From stand up to improv and sketch comedy, your tastebuds will be covered with more than 70 of the most hilarious national and international comedians. The Brisbane Comedy Festival is celebrating nine hilarious years of laughs with an even bigger and better line-up than ever before.
For more info visit www.brisbanecomedyfestival.com
SHREK THE MUSICAL
Now thru to Sunday March 25 // Brisbane Arts Theatre, 210 Petrie Tce, Petrie Terrace
Based on the much-loved DreamWorks animated film, Shrek the Musical will have all your favourite Shrek characters live on stage with all new songs to entertain the entire family. It’s a laugh-a-minute adventure that includes a short-tempered bad guy, a cookie with an attitude, and over a dozen other misfits.
For more info visit www.artstheatre.com.au/shrek
Check out our March 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