What's on this month at South Bank
Gather your friends and family for a month of fun and entertaining activities and events at South Bank! Here’s what’s on.
21 – 22 July | South Bank Parklands
Experience Queensland on a plate at Regional Flavours, Brisbane's premier free food and wine festival. Featuring free entertainment from celebrity chefs, gourmet eats, beer and wine, market stalls, live music, activities for kids and more.
6 – 8 July | Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands
Celebrate all things French at Le Festival! Enjoy culinary delights, masterclasses, wines and champagnes as well as French entertainment on stage, from classical music to DJs. There’s also a children’s village with entertainment, activities and workshops.
7 July | Rainforest Green, South Bank Parklands
Relax, escape life’s cares and soothe your soul at The Sound Society – Brisbane’s newest, free live music program. Bring a picnic or grab a bit to eat from one of the onsite food vendors.
30 June - 15 July | South Bank Piazza, South Bank Parklands
The Snow4Kids Festival returns to South Bank Piazza for the winter school holidays with a kids winter wonderland.
8 - 22 July | State Library of Queensland
Join Queensland Music Festival for Twilight in the Red Box, a series of intimate classical concerts in the State Library of Queensland’s picturesque Red Box.
10 Jul, 2018 | Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)
Enjoy the best-loved songs from the world’s greatest West End and Broadway musicals in a glittering Concert.
14 - 15 July | Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC)
We all like to approach fitness and wellness in our own way. So find what works for you, along with all the support and tools you need at the 2018 Brisbane Fitness Show.
14 July - 30 August | Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)
Broadway sensation, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical features hit songs from one of the great songwriting eras.
23 July | Café Muse inside the Queensland Museum, corner of Grey and Melbourne streets
Join the hottest young scientists from Queensland for a beer as they go head to head in Fresh Science.
25 July - 5 August | Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands
The ever-anticipated Night Noodle Markets returns to Southbank this July, setting Brisbane alight with the smells, sights and sounds of over twenty food stalls.
27 July | Ian Hanger Recital Hall, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University
Respected Hollywood composer and orchestrator Cameron Patrick shares his first-hand insight on how film composers settles on a score.
Until 7 October | Queensland Art Gallery
An exhibition featuring artist Tony Albert’s epic appropriations and re-appropriations of kitsch "Aboriginalia", text-based installations and the award-winning photographic series "Brothers".
Until 21 September | Departs River Lookout Cruise Terminal, Pontoon A, South Bank
Soak up the winter sun or be dazzled by the city night lights while enjoying a luxe cruise along the Brisbane River with food, drinks and entertainment.
Until 5 August |Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)
Exclusive to the Gallery of Modern Art view Patricia Piccinini’s imaginative hybrid creatures. Piccinini uses sculpture, installation, video and sound to realise a fantastic and compassionate vision inspired by science, Surrealism and mythology.
Until 26 August | Queensland Museum
Step back 3,000 years and marvel at over 200 priceless objects from British Museum. Meet six mummies and unlock the secrets behind their wrappings using the latest CT scanning technology.
Every Thursday from 9am-1pm | South Bank Parklands
Spend a morning playing, creating and discovering with your child at Little Days Out, South Bank’s free children’s program. Workshops are designed to suit all interests and skill levels and run every Thursday morning from February – November.
Every Friday from 5-9pm, Saturday from 10am-9pm and Sunday from 9am-4pm | Stanley Street Plaza
Enjoy a relaxing stroll through The Collective Markets, marvelling at the beautiful wares on offer. There’s ornate jewellery, hand-made clothes, stunning artwork and more. If you’re hungry, you can also pick up a cool drink or a yummy treat to nibble on while you shop.
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