Top 10 Melbourne Revelry On this week 04/11/2018
It’s time to crack the whip and pop the cork, Melbourne.
10) Lake People Gathering
Lake People Gathering strives to be the change with the soul intention of navigating the creative and musical realms within the community. Settle in for a day of dreamy expression with Lee Burridge who will be complementing the blessed waters through which the artistic community wades and embodies with new age music.
9) UL001 Day Party
Upper Limit presents its first ever event: UL001 Day Party at Rubix Warehouse this Melbourne Cup Weekend! If you accept the challenge your mission is simple…. party hard and don’t stop. The line up features some of Melbourne’s premier DJs who will be providing non stop dirties to help you celebrate your long weekend in style.
8) Melbourne Frocktails
Melbourne’s premier social sewing event – Frocktails – is an annual cocktail party for people who sew their own garments. From ball gowns to pantsuits and everything in between, Frocktails Melbourne brings a great number and variety of sewists together for a fun, social evening in one of our beautiful city’s hippest bars. Sew your finest outfit, and come to chit-chat to sewing peeps from near and far, over cocktails and canapes.
7) Tramp Presents Cup Eve
Step inside the stable for the horse race that stops the basement with a glorious lineup of musicians and mirth for a classic staple in the Tramp calendar, Cup Eve. Get neighed.
6) Seppelt Wines Stakes Day
Friends, fun and the finale of Cup Week, Seppelt Wines Stakes Day is a day at Flemington not to be missed. It’s a celebration of the week that’s just been, filled with quality racing, fashion and entertainment. Let the hair and heels down a little as the pace off the track softens for a family friendly day out.
5) Fremantle Beerfest
A full weekend, jam-packed with 50 Western Australian signature Craft Brewers, Cider Makers and Distillers brewing exclusive highlight festival brews just for you; perfectly complimented by WA’s most decadent local street food.
4) Def Leppard with Scorpions Live Tour
These rock icons have extended their 70-plus US and UK tour to run riot Down Under, finally playing their landmark, longest recording in full – 1987’s seminal Hysteria LIVE! Four years in the making, Hysteria is the groundbreaking, 12-track album that saw Def Leppard overcome the adversity of drummer Rick Allen’s car crash injury and conquer the world. An enduring legacy dripping with rock anthems such as “Animal”, “Pour Some Sugar On Me”, “Hysteria”, “Armageddon It”, “Love Bites”, “Woman” and “Rocket”.
3) Bill Bailey: Earl of Whimsy
The Earl Of Whimsy set showcases Bailey’s trademark blend of satire and surrealism, however it will have a distinctly historical feel featuring tales of Britain’s fortunes past and present, ancient Viking battles and Shakespeare’s contribution to comedy.
2) Lexus Melbourne Cup Day
Australia’s greatest sporting and cultural icon, the A$7.3 million Lexus Melbourne Cup, is the feature of Cup Week, and a must-do sporting spectacle to witness live. The excitement of being part of the front lawn and grandstands filled to the brim, the silent audience anticipating what will happen in the next three minutes, all waiting for their ‘I was at the Melbourne Cup when..’ moment.
1) Sam Smith The Thrill Of It All World Tour
6th & 7th November
Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Sam Smith will return to Australia on his ‘The Thrill Of It All’ World Tour this November. Dedicating the past few years to performing to sold-out audiences across the globe and honing his songwriting talent in the studio, Smith’s return to recorded music in late 2017 with single ‘Too Good At Goodbyes’ was welcomed with open arms.