What’s On This Weekend (expired)

A Game of Thrones Themed night at Two Fingers Whisky Bar. Photo: TruPics

Here are our five picks for spring weekend fun across Albury Wodonga and surrounds.

Indulge – Game of Thrones Whisky & Produce Night, Albury

Ultimate Indulgence Food Tour will host a Game of Thrones themed regional produce and venue showcase at the Two Fingers Barbershop & Whisky Bar on Saturday night.

Two Fingers has secured an official set of Game Of Thrones whisky, which will be unveiled on the evening.  Food and beverages will be produced by La Maison, Butt’s Smoke house, The Bicycle Baker, The Nutty Food Co, Corowa Distillery and Borambola Wines.

In conjunction with the release of the GOT whisky collection, Corowa Distillery Co. will offer a short master class to guests on the night and present some of their Corowa made whisky.

Details: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/o/ultimate-indulgence-food-tours-23451238547

Arts & Culture – Write Around the Murray, Albury

Write Around the Murray is a five day festival of reading, writing and storytelling which continues across the weekend.

There’s a mix of free and ticketed events catering to all ages and interests taking place take place in and around the LibraryMuseum, adjoining Retro Lane Café and QEII square.

Program & Details: https://www.writearoundthemurray.org.au/About-WAM/2019-program

Jane Caro and Catherine Fox kicked off opening night of WAM with Gaye Pattison. Photo credit: AlburyCity Facebook Page

Markets – Howlong Half Acre Market

Join the Howlong community as they support their local fire brigade with their monthly community market at Half Acre Coffee Lounge and Nursery in Hawkins Street on Sunday from 9:00am – 1:00pm.

With a great variety of market stalls including arts and craft, clothing, candles and fresh produce.
There’s also a jumping castle and live music to entertain the kids while you browse the stalls.

Details: https://www.explorerutherglen.com.au/listing/howlong-half-acre-market/

Relax – Music in the Gardens, Albury

With the Botanic Gardens set to be in full Spring bloom, they welcome back the return of their popular Music in the Gardens series on Sunday from 1:00pm – 3:00pm.

Featuring the raw and beautiful sounds of acoustic guitarist Mitch King. This travelling solo Artist from Australia tells stories through his music, inspired by his love of life and sense of freedom.

Pack a picnic or enjoy the food and drink available. Feel free to bring your own alcohol, but it is a smoke-free event.

Details: https://www.visitalburywodonga.com/event-calendar/music-in-the-gardens-featuring-tek-tek-ensemble/

Musical – Jesus Chris Super Star, Albury

If you thought you knew Jesus Christ Superstar the musical, think again!

Alex Gibbs (Pilate), Cazz Kardol (Choreographer), Ethan Goodacre (Jesus), Jesse Challis (Peter), Mica Torre (Mary) , Columban Cox (Caiaphas), Dan McPherson (Judas), Cleveland Shaw (Herod), William Cochrane (Simon), Kittin Veltkamp (Annas), Christine Duff (Director), Paul Brosche (Musical Director)

Revolution Theatre Productions is staging a new take on the rock opera classic at the Albury Entertainment Centre from 12-15 September.

In this production, the last days of the life of Jesus Christ are brought sharply into focus when seen through the eyes of the Apostle Judas Iscariot.

Details: https://alburyentertainmentcentre.com.au/whatson

What’s On – Extra (from our Border Cafe partners)

Live & Free, The Studio @ SSA

Fri Sep 13 – Hit Nation

Sat Sep 14 – SMC

Fri Sep 20 – Eurogliders

Sat Sep 21 – King Jeremy

Fri Sep 27 – Motley Crue Tribute

Sat Sep 28 – Whole Lotta Zep and The Jaded Cats

Details: http://www.ssaclub.com.au/studio/