As 2019 quickly comes to a close, things are just starting to heat up in the Valley...

Vintopia Wine Tasting at Cloudland

November’s instalment of Vintopia is shaping up to be an exciting evening, featuring two exclusive events! On Friday 1 November, enjoy the Fabulous Fizz Tasting from 5pm-6.30pm, and the Billecart Salmon tasting from 6.30pm-8pm. 

Valley Fiesta and Spring Summer Program 

On Saturday 2 November, Brunswick Street Mall will again host a vibrant range of local artists ready to get the crowd up and dancing between 1pm and 7pm. Artists on the November roster include lo-fi duo Lilian Vase and female quartet The Oogars.

Melbourne Cup

In celebration of the race that stops the nation, various Valley hotspots are getting into the spirit of race day on Tuesday 5 November! There are events happening right across the precinct, so pop on your fascinator and get ready to enjoy a fun-filled day. For more info, see here.

Spring Sittings of Tiny Art 

Open from 9am to 5pm, Monday-Friday, the Tiny Art exhibition will be held in the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Art until Monday 11 November, showcasing small artworks created by Flying Arts members from all across Queensland.

Valley to Valley Beer Dinner

From the Currumbin Valley all the way to the heart of Fortitude Valley, some of the region’s best brews are coming to The Osbourne Hotel for a feast to remember! In collaboration with Currumbin Valley Brewing, The Osbourne is holding a three-course beer dinner with matching brews!

Bubbles & Barrels at Pig ‘N’ Whistle 

A whole festival devoted to beer? Sounds like a hopping good time to us! Taking place in the Brunswick Street Pig ‘N’ Whistle beer garden on Saturday 16 November, this event will be overflowing with brews, food and barrel loads of fun!

Schema Festival

Schema Festival is back for its second edition, brought to you by the SCHEMA Collective. The multi-genre musical will take place on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 November, across three Valley venues. 

Screening of Bill Direen: A Memory of Others 

The feature-length documentary about Kiwi cult hero Bill Direen will be screened at Phase 4 Records and Cassettes on Thursday 21 November at 6.30pm. Music, theatre and poetry fans, this one’s for you!

San Cisco Skin Tour

The popular West Australian indie-pop group is returning to the Valley this month to promote their new single Skin. Playing at The Zoo on Wednesday 27 November, San Cisco will be giving music-lovers a taste of what’s to come as they prepare to release their highly-anticipated fourth album in 2020. Tickets are available here. 

Two Door Cinema Club Tour

Global sensations Two Door Cinema Club are making the trek from chilly Northern Ireland to play at the freshly opened Fortitude Music Hall. The show, on Friday 29 November, will be filled with all the indie-pop and dance-punk hits, and plenty of tracks from their new album, False Alarm. Tickets are available here. 

Laneway Sweat Fest

Whether you’re a pro or you’re only just starting out, you’ll be welcomed with open arms at the first ever Laneway Sweat Fest in Bakery Lane on Saturday 30 November. The sessions will be full of exciting and sweat-filled yoga, pilates and resistance classes, ready to get you feeling great!

Practically overflowing with exciting, hands-on events, November is fast shaping up to be a hot month in the Valley!