Our Top Picks for April 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!
Mon / 23rd April / 2018
Dance yourself fit with ZUMBA
Dancehouse, Carlton North / 6pm – 7pm
Instructed by the magnificent Marlyse, get your hips moving and your heart pumping to the ever so popular dance workout, Zumba! Whether you’ve given it a go or not, no experience or ability is required – just a smile and some enthusiasm. Your first time is free, so there’s no harm in giving it a go. Dancing to the mixture of latin and pop music, it’s so fun you won’t even realise it’s a workout!
Tue / 24th April / 2018
TFBG Presents: Pleasure In The Garden Anzac Day Eve Edition
The Fitzroy Beer Garden, Fitzroy / 5pm – 1am
Free entry all night in the garden that likes to mix things up from time to time. This Anzac Day Eve, grab a decadent drink (specials from 5pm – 7pm) including $6 House Spirits, $6 House wines, $7 Pints, $15 Jugs and more. Matt Newman, Murph Daddy, Steezy B, Rory Marshall and special guest, ANYO will be providing the house tunes all night for your pleasure and your pleasure only.
Wed / 25th April / 2018
Fun with Phascogales Jess Lawton (PhD candidate)
The Great Northern Hotel, Carlton North / 6:50pm – 8:30pm
Exposing her PhD research on the Brush-tailed Phascogale, Jess Lawton and Andrew Bennet from La Trobe University will be chatting about the threatened species. Collecting hundreds of sightings via bait stations and cameras, Jess has discovered factors that seem to influence the presence of phascogales. So what appears to assist in the conversation of this declining species of the Box-Ironback Forests? You’ll have to be there to find out!
Thu / 26th April / 2018
Hollywood Real Thoughts Single Launch w/ Luman & Pup Tentacle
The Tote, Collingwood / 8pm – 11:59pm
The sneak peak to Hollywood Real Thoughts‘ much anticipated debut LP is hitting the Tote bandroom, with the release of their new single ‘Towers’ bringing ambience to electronic-lovers’ ears. Supported by the dreamtronica producer, Luman and our favourite psychedelic space rockers, Pup Tentacle, this is a show that will take your mind to a whole new world of dreamy soundscapes and lush instrumental layers.
Fri / 27th April / 2018
Petit Gateaux Continuing Education
Savour Chocolate and Patisserie School, Brunswick / 8am – 28th April 3pm
Building on from your patisserie skills from the Level 1 course, this class will expand your knowledge to your favourite treat. Guided by an instructor, you will learn the latest trends and techniques that’ll give small cakes that added pizzaz!
Update and experiment your petit gateaux with unusual flavour combinations, colourful glazes and stunning garnishes. Oh, and of course you get to take home a selection of your creations to enjoy with your family and friends…if they make them home in time, that is.
Sat / 28th April / 2018
Abbotsford Convent Farmers’ Market
Slow Food Melbourne, Abbotsford / 8am – 1pm
This Slow Food Melbourne Farmers’ Market is setting up stalls in Abbotsford Convent to celebrate the good, clean and fair food for all! With Victorian’s best producers and freshest seasonal produce making an appearance, we’ve got all your eating needs covered. Accredited by the Victorian Farmers’ Markets Association, so you can be assured all stallholders grow their own produce locally. Fill up your baskets and your fruit bowls with the best of the best!
Sun / 29th April / 2018
Brunswick Artist Market
Corner of Black Street and Brunswick Road, Brunswick / 10am – 3pm
The monthly attraction for local artists and art-lovers has come upon us again! With Melbourne’s notorious artistic reputation, you’ll discover unique gems and highly creative pieces. Affordable and supportive of the local art community as well as Co-ground. Paired with live music and that dose of delicious brewed coffee. Saladbowlart will be showing his stuff, with passionate displays spotted in the market, as well as Demonstrips’ wacky, cool characters to liven up the inside of the old pub.
Feature Image Credit: Slow Food Melbourne Facebook Page