What’s On In Perth This Week
It’s that time of the week to start planning the rest of it!
WEDNESDAY 29 MARCH
WA Opera’s Into The Woods @ His Majesty’s Theatre
Nearly 40 years after the musical’s smash debut on Broadway, and nearly 10 years after its feature film adaptation starring Meryl Streep, West Australian Opera is bringing Stephen Sondheim’s iconic cautionary fairy tale Into The Woods to the Perth stage. This is the final weekend of shows, running every night until April 1.
Scarborough Sunset Markets (The Aussies Edition)
Beach, eats, retail treats and so much more… The Scarborough Sunset Markets are running every day from Saturday until April 2 in celebration of The Aussies – the Australian Surf Life Saving Championships. There’ll be live music stages, closed-down pedestrian areas, increased outdoor dining areas and loads more.
NOTORIOUS Q.I.Z @ Planet Royale
Freestyle rap weapon Macshane and comedian Daniel Delby return as NOTORIOUS Q.I.Z masters, featuring freestyle raps, live music, interactive challenges and games you’ve never played before from 7pm – book ahead!
THURSDAY 30 MARCH
BBQ Masterclass @ The Guildford
The Guildford has just launched a new Around The World BBQ Masterclass series – a night in the beer garden enjoying some smoky meats along with a few tips and tricks of the trades from the Pit Master himself. Each Around The World night journeys to a new destination, with sessions including the interactive class, a feasting dinner, two paired drinks and a dessert with a twist, all for just $79pp!
Moulin Rouge! The Musical @ Crown Perth
That’s right, Moulin Rouge! The Musical has danced and sung its way into Perth’s spectacular Crown Theatre for a huge run of shows – running until April 21 (with no extensions possible). The 10-time Tony Award-winning musical has been wowing audiences around the globe, bringing beloved Aussie director Baz Luhrmann’s groundbreaking film to life on stage, remixed into a full-throttle musical mash-up extravaganza.
Disco Bingo @ Toots
A bingo night for true lovers of disco from all eras, expect an evening full of colourful lights, big hats, wide pants, fruity cocktails, glitter and all things shiny. Entry is free, you just need to find madame Toots somewhere around Chinatown!
TLC Thursdays @ Generous Squire
Every Thursday head to the Generous Squire for some Tender Lovin’ Chicken for just $32pp including all you-can-handle chicken wings, tenders, sides and dipping sauces for 1.5 hours. Bookings essential.
FRIDAY 31 MARCH
Joondalup Festival @ Various
It’s the final weekend of the Joondalup Festival – running until April 2. This cultural feast of the arts is filled with eye-popping shows and experiences for the whole family, taking place in a number of different spaces including Hillarys Boat Harbour (where you’ll find Aurora the Spiegeltent), AQWA, Joondalup CBD, Galaxy Drive-In, Mullaloo Beach and more. Check out the full program and get planning here.
Fever Pitch @ UWA
UDUB Radio are throwing a serious party featuring interstate headliners Bag Raiders DJing on the mainstage, joined by Death by Denim, Ra Ra Viper, Alter Boy and Oshua. Find the Boiler Room inside and catch the electronic stylings of Guy Contact, Kill Gill, Tomms Brady, Ashlyn and Grnd Cntrl. More info/tickets here.
Half Mad Bar @ WA Museum Boola Bardip
If you’re keen on catching Wonderland after dark at WA Museum Boola Bardip, make a stop at the Half Mad Bar on Friday nights! This newest immersive exhibition celebrates Lewis Carroll’s timeless tales of Alice’s famous adventures. Journey into Wonderland, then grab a drink, enjoy the music and have a game of croquet with friends. Get all the info you need and book ahead here.
SATURDAY 1 APRIL
Hyper @ Midland Railway
Beloved all-ages music festival Hyper returns in its original two-stage format this Saturday, and they’ve invited an epic lineup featuring some of Australia’s most popular young artists, including Thelma Plum, King Stingray, Teenage Dads and loads more.
Stadium Karts @ Optus Stadium
Australia’s ultimate outdoor karting experience, Stadium Karts, will be burning around the surrounds of Optus Stadium as of this Sunday for a limited season! The custom built track is designed to test your abilities at speeds of up to 70km/ph, all while taking in spectacular views of Optus Stadium and Perth. Get all the details and book your race in here.
Oz Comic-Con @ Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre
Dig out your best costumes and brush up on your pop culture, Oz Comic-Con is making its long-awaited return to the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre this weekend! The last time the pop culture convention was in Perth was in 2017, and they’re back with a bang. Across April 1st and 2nd, attendees will get the chance to meet acclaimed guests from film and TV, as well as big names from the worlds of comics, cosplay and more.
The Med Bottomless Brunch @ Scarborough Beach Bar
Scarborough Beach Bar’s Anchored & Bottomless Brunch is special way to spend your Saturday by the beach, with 1.5 hours of free-flowing hibiscus spritz, house wines and beers and a brunch main of choice. Bookings essential.
Arts Season @ Vic Park
Boasting more than 45 events at venues right across the Town of Victoria Park, Arts Season is back again, kicking off this weekend and running all through the month of April! From bookbinding and floral embroidery to mural painting, jewellery classes and still life drawing, there’s something for everyone happening at venues across the suburb – head to the website for more info.
TEDx Perth @ Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre
Australia’s second biggest TEDx event finally returns to Perth this April to celebrate 10 years of TEDxPerth, taking place in a new venue with an exciting lineup of speakers just announced. After filling up Perth Concert Hall three years ago, this year’s TEDx event moves to an even beginner arena, with 2500 attendees expected to converge at the Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre for a day of ideas and inspiration on Saturday 1 April. Tickets here.
SUNDAY 2 APRIL
Western Derby 56 @ Optus Stadium
After a shaky start to 2023 for the Dockers and a triumphant win for the Eagles last weekend, this weekend’s derby is shaping up as an incredibly important one for both teams and could set the tone for the rest of the saeson. Bounce down is at 3.20pm, head to the Optus Stadium Website to try your luck for some tickets!
Electric Island @ Cottesloe Beach
It’s been three years in the making but finally dance music legends Basement Jaxx will be gracing the sandy shores of Cott Beach on Sunday 2 April for Electric Island! There they’ll be joined by Roger Sanchez, Mark Knight and Dr Packer for an epic day of dancing by the ocean in what’s looking like this year’s ultimate, nostalgia-drenched Sunday session! Grab your tickets here.
Bay View Brunch Club @ The Claremont
The Claremont hosts a rooftop bottomless brunch every Sunday from 10am-12pm, featuring two hours of free-flowing mimosas and a gorgeous garnish bar. More info/bookings here.
Fiske @ Besk
Besk is launching a new Sunday session this week called Fiske, focusing on a seafood menu starring local produce from Fins alongside a dedicated wine list picked by staff and DJs from 2-6pm!
The Muster @ Claremont Showground
And now for something a little different, Perth’s inaugural The Muster is bringing the country to the city on Saturday 13 May, taking over Claremont Showground with a huge country music festival headlined by Lee Kernaghan and Kasey Chambers. There’s plenty going on and tickets have just gone on sale – head to the website for more info.
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