DOGS ON THE GREEN
Sunday July 19, from 9am until 1pm // Benowa State High School, Benowa
The ultimate free, fun community market for dog lovers, Dogs on the Green is the perfect opportunity for you to browse the best new treats, clothing, skincare, artists and more, and for your dog to socialise with four-legged friends, old and new.
GOLD COAST VIRTUAL MARATHON
Wednesday July 1 thru to Friday July 30 // Virtual with Gold Coast Marathon
We may not be able to run together, but that isn’t stopping the Gold Coast Marathon from going ahead this year! Join runners, wheelies and walkers of all ages in an exciting virtual version of the iconic race, which offers a number of runs and distances for you to get involved in.
FIRESIDE AT HOTA
Friday July 10 thru to Sunday August 2 // HOTA, Surfers Paradise
For four weekends from July 10, Fireside will bring together great art, great food and great conversation. Expect the best homegrown talent, quirky cabaret, great comedy and so much more.
FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL
Tuesday July 14 thru to Tuesday August 4 // Palace Cinemas, Petrie Terrace & Fortitude Valley
Francophiles, rejoice – the Alliance Française French Film Festival is back! Catch the latest and greatest in French cinema, including ‘La Belle Èpoque’ on opening night (SOLD OUT) and animated favourite ‘The Swallows of Kabul’.
SIP & SHOP
Thursday July 16, 5pm until 7.30pm // California Lane, Fortitude Valley
Wine, shopping and style combine at California Lane’s upcoming ‘Sip & Shop’ event! Browse gorgeous products from retailers including Rebellious Grace, Alice Nightingale, Finnley Home, the Brow Bakery and more, all washed down with a sample of delicious drops.
NATIONAL PYJAMA DAY
Friday July 17
Don your favourite PJ’s and get ready to party, to raise vital funds for children in foster care. However you spend your day, be sure to share it with the hashtag #InMyPJs to help children in foster care achieve their dreams and reach their full potential.
Tuesday July 21, from 10am – 10.15am // Online with Gold Coast Libraries
Tune in for Gold Coast Libraries special Virtual Storytime series, coming to a screen near you every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. It’s completely free, and perfect for children aged three to five.
EVENT CINEMAS REOPENING OFFER
Limited time only // Various locations
Event Cinemas are open once again and they’re offering half-price adult tickets across all movie experiences to celebrate! This weekend, catch ‘Sonic the Hedgehog,’ ‘Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarves,’ ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ and more.
QUEENSLAND MUSEUM + SPARKLAB
Open now, from 9.30am until 2.30pm // Queensland Museum, South Bank
The Queensland Museum and SparkLab are officially open, with sessions from now until August 30 available to book. Browse the wide range of exhibitions including ‘Lost Creatures’ and the ‘Anzac Legacy Gallery’ in the Museum, or discover science like never before at SparkLab.
Grab your tote bag and clear your morning schedule – markets are officially back, and there are so many to visit! We’ve rounded up a few of our favourites, just for you.
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