Our Top Picks
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, we’ve complied a list of our top picks and suggestions of things to do each day this week.
Mon / 24th Apr / 2017
Blue Monday (Anzac Day Eve)
229 Queensberry Street, Carlton / From 9pm
Fancy some 80’s Manchester, Britpop and indie action?! The Rave Reunion crew are back with another night of nostalgia to get you dancing this Anzac day eve! Check out the event page for more info and to get yourself a ticket!
Tue / 25th Apr / 2017
Movie Screening at LongPlay – Pin
Long Play, Fitzroy North / 7:30pm
Hosted by the Melbourne Horror Film Society at LongPlay in Fitzroy North, get ready for frights at a screening of 1987’s Pin
For newcomers, LongPlay has a dedicated cinema with a great size screen and the front bar offers tasty food and beverages that will be available on the night. It only holds 25, so get there early!
Memberships are required to attend the screenings and will be available to purchase on the night. It is a bargain, however, so don’t freak out! Mini memberships give you access to 3 screenings for just $8, and full memberships cover you for 12 screenings and will set you back just $25.
Wed / 26th Apr / 2017
Cards Against Humanity at The National Hotel
The National Hotel, Richmond / 7pm
If you love Cards Against Humanity then you will love this! If you don’t know about Cards Against Humanity, we suggest you get to The National Hotel this wednesday to give it a go!
The Herald Sun’s Mikey Cahill and his devilish humour are all set to make their return as he takes the position of host for the evening; ensuring that only the most awful cards played in the final round are given prizes.
Space is limited, so book your spot now!
Thurs / 27th Apr / 2017
Slamalamadingdong! April feat. Magic Steven
24 Moons, Northcote / 7:00pm
April’s slam will the last open slam before the exciting Grand Slam in May, so it’s the last chance for some poets to qualify for the slam that will decide who will be part of the first ever Australian team heading to the USA for the sending to National Poetry Slam in August!
Slamalama (for short) is a 3-round PSI-certified Poetry Slam, which means it’s 3 rounds of poets, performing 3 minutes per poem for the chance to represent Australia in worldwide poetry slams. Check out the Facebook event page to learn more and book tickets:
Fri / 28st Apr / 2017
Open Studio, Northcote / 8:30pm
We all love the funk, and the Funk Buddies return to Open Studio to bring their down-to-earth in-your-face street funk vibes to the inner north!
Word on the grape vine is that this could get a little crazy!
Get there early to grab a table, the band kicks off at 9pm. Entry is $10.
Sat / 29th Apr / 2017
Maya & Jourdain
The Night Cat, Fitzroy / 11:45pm
Fancy the sounds of Michael Jackson, Prince, Donny Hathaway, Stevie Wonder, Earth, Wind & Fire, James Brown and Lauryn Hill all in one night?
Maya and Jourdain, two of Australia’s rising soul artists, are bringing authentic old school soul and R&B music from the ’70s and ’80s back into the modern era.
The thrilling 10-piece band will churn out vintage-sounding, original arrangements of classics, as well as some incredible original soul music, making this a one-of-a-kind show with a level of authenticity that you simply can’t find in Australia.
And it’s only $10 at the door. Boom!
Sun / 30th Apr / 2017
Just a Scratch
Grumpy’s, Fitzroy / 6:00pm
Just a Scratch is a new monthly night aimed at Turntablists. The night is about providing DJs a platform to showcase their new and old routines as well as get amongst some of the best DJs in Australia to jam and play DJ games that have been designed by the JAS team. JAS will happen on the last sunday of every Month, and you can expect both local and international DJs every session!
Feature Image Credit: Funk Buddies Facebook