THE GREAT MOSCOW CIRCUS
Thursday February 6 thru to Sunday February 23 // Westfield Shopping Centre, Coomera
The Great Moscow Circus is back with an all new extreme show. Be prepared to witness the world’s best daredevil motorcycle Cage Riders, breathtaking Aerial performances and Australia’s top trial riders “The Flair Riders”.
EUROVISION // AUSTRALIA DECIDES – GOLD COAST 2020
Friday February 7 & Saturday February 8 // Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre, Broadbeach
Eurovision is coming to the Gold Coast! ‘Australia Decides’ will feature some of Australia’s greatest music performers and the winner will go on to represent the country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2020. Come with the family and be part of one of the greatest shows on television!
Saturday February 8, from 9am – 6pm // Broadwater Parklands, Southport
Waitangi Day is the day of celebrating the Maori (Indigenous NZ)and Kiwi cultures with a focus on Whanau (family). The Broadwater Parklands will be hosting a fun-filled family day with traditional Maori cultural performances and Kiwi entertainers.
ARTLAB // CUSTOM CAPS
Saturday February 8, from 10am – 1pm // HOTA, Surfers Paradise
Champion illustrator, Sam Oyelowo, will be hosting ‘Custom Caps’ and teaching kids how to perfect the craft of hand lettering and will learn how to customise their own names with cool lettering techniques. Sam has worked for Disney, Marvel and Paramount as a concept and storyboard artist!
SEASIDE SOUNDS KIRRA
Saturday February 8, from 4pm – 7pm // Roughton Park, Kirra
Pack your picnic blanket and head to Kirra’s Seaside Sounds for an evening filled with live music in the ocean breeze, as well as enjoying the food trucks and kid’s entertainment such as face painting and jumping castles!
BLAZEAID BUSH FIRE FUNDRAISER
Saturday February 8, from 4pm – 9pm // Country Paradise Parklands, Nerang
Join the fundraiser for an evening filled with live music, sausage sizzles, jumping castles, food trucks, raffles and bars! There will be a gold coin donation at the entrance with proceeds going to those fighting the fires locally and nationally.
CORNERSTONE STORE’S SECOND BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS
Saturday February 8 & Sunday February 9 // Cornerstones Store, Currumbin
The Cornerstone Stores are home to some of the most Instagram-able meals, perfect pairings of wine and cheese boards and their sunrise yoga sessions. They are celebrating their second birthday this weekend and would love for members of the Gold Coast community to join them! There will be live music amongst their fairy light lit lawn and Balter Beer and Applewood Gin bars.
THE JUNGLE COLLECTIVE // SUMMERTIME MADNESS INDOOR PLANT WAREHOUSE SALE
Saturday February 8 & Sunday February 9 // The Jungle Collective, Coorparoo
Whether you’re on the hunt for a hanging pot plant, a giant Bird of Paradise or some plants to add to your garden, the chances are high you’ll find it at Jungle Paradise’s Indoor Plan Warehouse Sale! Are you know for killing your cacti or overwatering your ferns? Don’t worry – there will be horticulturalists available on site to give you advice and answer any questions you may have. Wait, it gets even better – if you wear at least two items of beach attire and spend at least $10, you’ll receive $5 off your purchase because this sale is ‘summer’ themed!
WORLD TRAVEL EXPO
Sunday February 9, from 9am – 4pm // Gold Coast Sports & Leisure Centre, Carrara
For all you travel bugs – the World Travel Expo is back! This is your opportunity to find amazing travel deals, receive expert advice and join free information sessions. There will be major airlines, tour, cruise and rail specialists, destination experts and more for all places around the world! This is your chance to shop, research, compare and book your next holiday all in the same place.
FRIENDS WITH DIGNITY // LITTLE FRIENDS SCHOLARSHIP
Now thru to Friday February 21 // Friends with Dignity website
Friends with Dignity provide bi-annual scholarships for children who have undergone domestic and family abuse throughout Australia. The scholarship has been established with the purpose of giving all Australian children the opportunity to either further their education and/or be able to participate in extracurricular activities.
BRISASIA FESTIVAL 2020
Now thru to Saturday February 29 // Various locations, Brisbane
Timed around Lunar New Year, the BrisAsia festival features a mix of traditional and contemporary Asian arts that are created into events across Brisbane. There will be a new ‘Valley of Spices’ festival in Fortitude Valley, plus a ‘BrisAsia Bazaar’ with markets and street food to please your hunger. There will be Lunar rooftop parties, summer shindigs at Reddacliff Place, Chinese festivals in King George Square, silent discos and even yoga!
Now thru to Sunday March 8 // Westfield Shopping Centre, Helensvale
The risqué adults-only circus show, INFAMOUS, is back for another round of cheeky fun on the Gold Coast for its third blockbuster season. The show left audiences in awe with its previous season in 2018 and has since crossed the country delivering a cocktail of circus cabaret and uncensored burlesque. There will be naughty clowns, dazzling dancers, topless acrobats and more!
AND FOR THE ADULTS …
THE MEZ CLUB // MONTHLY MEET UP – GIRL TALK
Wednesday February 5, from 5.30pm – 9.30pm // The Mez Club, Byron Bay
Girl Talk Byron Bay is a networking night for ladies to meet and greet and encourage positive energy over a couple of informal drinks. There have been some amazing ladies who are looking to connect, network and chat about business or ladies who just want to meet like-minded girls in the area over a drink! This event is open to all ladies in the Byron Bay area who are wanting to connect with others or simply need a pick-me-up! It’s a fantastic opportunity to feel inspired, grow and meet new people.
BERNARD FANNING // HOME GROUND II
Saturday February 8, from 7pm – 11pm // A & I Hall, Bangalow
Lead singer of one of the biggest bands, Powderfinger, Bernard Fanning is singing at another Home Ground Show with special guest Sophie Ozard and even former Powderfinger member Ian Haug who will be helping out on guitar. Tickets are limited so make sure to get in fast!
POOL PARTY AT THE SPRING
Sunday February 9, from 1pm – 5pm // QT Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise
QT has finally opened its long-awaited and luxurious pool area, ‘The Spring’. They are hosting the hottest pool party of the year and you’re invited! There will be live DJ’s such as Sunny Day and Mollie Rose and endless cocktails and nibbles for you to enjoy. So you better pick out your best ‘bikini chic’ swimsuit and get ready to attend the coolest event of the year!
On the lookout for more family-friendly fun around Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Byron Bay? Check out our full list of calendar events here…
FEBRUARY WHAT’S ON CALENDAR
For all of the best family-friendly events going on this week and all month long in Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Byron Bay, check out what we’ve got on the calendar!
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FEBRUARY MONTHLY MARKETS
Market mad? Check out our market calendar for all of the coolest food, fashion and art markets on this month in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
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