Our Top Picks for April – May 2018
Abbotsford / Brunswick / Carlton / Collingwood / Fitzroy / Parkville / Northcote / North Melbourne
There is so much happening on a daily basis in Melbourne’s inner north it’s often hard to keep track of all the exciting and wonderful events taking place in this glorious region. We here at Inner Circle Magazine are constantly on the look out for new and engaging happenings – be they gigs, comedy shows, art installations, product launches or independent community events, and to help you find the best our region has to offer. This time, we’ve compiled a special list of our top picks and suggestions of things to do to this April through to May!
Mon / 7th May / 2018
Kizomba Tribe Mondays
Latin Dance Tribe, Fitzroy / 6:45pm – 9:15pm
Make dance your Monday night tradition. Shake the blues right off your hips and learn how to dance Kizomba, with the latest modern techniques incorporated so you’ll be the complete dancer you’ve always dreamed of becoming! Become a regular visitor to secretly surprise your next party guests with your talented moves, or spend the $15 per class. Mingle with likeminded individuals, get your workout out of the way, and best of all, move to the beat!
Tue / 8th May / 2018
Bar Oussou’s Open Mic
Bar Oussou, Brunswick / 7pm – 12am
Every Tuesday evening, the stage at Bar Oussou is designated to the talented voices and souls that are keen to bring their starlight to a warm, encouraging crowd. You deserve to show off (in other words, stop going to parties and busting out an acoustic guitar to force people to listen to your folky rendition of Wonderwall) this is your chance! Sign up at the bar or over the phone to secure your 15 minute slot.
Wed / 9th May / 2018
Smooth RnB Flo
Hip Hop Yoga Brunswick, Brunswick / 8pm – 9pm
Running every Wednesday and Sunday evenings is Flow to Smooth RnB yoga. Move your body to your favourite beats; take it slow, sweat and stretch in the candlelit room with subtle aromatic hints to get you chill AF. Challenge your mind and body and feel at peace. All you need is a towel and water; $15 for one hour session.
Thu / 10th May / 2018
Lentil As Anything, Abbotsford / 5pm – 9pm
Aka. Best night of the week! Satisfy your cravings and get inspired for your summer Europe trip. With vegetarian options available and a delicious array of mains to make you wish your nan was actually your nonna; including traditional minestrone hearty soup served with house-made pumpkin herb bread; olive, capers, tomato and basil pasta with spinach, almond cheese and fresh herbs; and eggplant parma: layer of grilled eggplant with tomato sauce, served with creamy mash potato and basil pesto. Hopper with curry is offered in the World Food Cart also. A kid friendly, vegan, dinner hot spot you’ll want to spend every night at!
Fri / 11th May / 2018
Make Your Own Hot Sauce
Work-Shop Melbourne, Fitzroy / 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Handsome Devils Co. sauce creator, Ryan Brown has landed in the inner north to share his hot sauce making talent with those that love spice and a pleasantly burning tongue. With products lacking the nasty added sugars, preservatives and artificial flavours, you can be sure that everything is all natural and all flavourful. In this special class you’ll be shown how to make an all-natural hot sauce, plus endure heaps of tasting and cool it all down with a frosty beer.
Sat / 12th May / 2018
Techno Time in Space May Edition
My Aeon, Brunswick / 10am – 7am (13th May)
The clock has struck Techno Time once again at My Aeon. This will be a journey like no other, so strap yourself in for an inter-dimensional ride, flying through the realms of space, time and techno. The city’s finest are launching this journey on the dance floor (aka. The spaceship) travelling towards planet beats.
Sun / 13th May / 2018
Big Vegan Market
Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton / 10am – 6pm
Over 200 stalls of food, drinks, fashion, craft and skincare will be landing in the Royal Exhibition Building over the course of the weekend. Each and every product is 100% the good stuff – you wont have to ask about a single ingredient. May the vegan population unite to explore the stalls of Brew Sisters, AnaCeramic, Florence + Myrtle, Girls & Boys Fitzroy, In The Soulshine, ONNE, and so much more.
Feature Image Credit: Big Vegan Market Facebook Page