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.
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
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.
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.
Musical – Jesus Chris Super Star, Albury
If you thought you knew Jesus Christ Superstar the musical, think again!
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.
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