On 7 May 2017, head to Federation Square, Melbourne CBD for one of the best community markets of the year. This market will be a congregation of our most talented ceramicists, jewellers, fashion designers and illustrators and you will be able to engage in delightful retail therapy. You will be spoilt for choices with 86 wondrous design stalls from 10am to 5pm.
You will also be able to sign up for a chance to win a marvellous prize pack from stallholders. Entry is free but purchase of merchandise will require payment.
Wicked Chocolate Festival Event: 07/05/2017 When: Sunday May 7 2017, 10am - 4pm
On 7 May 2017, the Wicked Chocolate Festival will be hosted at Prahran Market. Festival-goers can indulge in seemingly endless supply of chocolates. Your visit will be rewarded by tasty chocolate samples as you tour exhibits of decadent chocolate makers. And to spice things up, there will even be the Weiss Chocolate Eating Competition where you can have a go at eating 500 grams of chocolate buttons in 2 minutes. You will also be entertained by DIY smoothies and kitchen demonstrations.
Entry is free but purchasing products will incur a fee.
On its 30th year, the Kalorama Chestnut Festival is a coveted community event which entices visitors with not only tantalising roasted chestnuts, but with the gorgeous beauty of the Dandenong Ranges painted by nature with flamboyant autumn colours.
The impressive programme itinerary will feature a huge selection of food stalls selling yummy treats, artisan beer, mulled wine, kid's activities, petting zoo, raffles with wonderful prizes, handmade crafts, local produce, live entertainment and much, much more. Entry is free but purchasing goods and services will incur a fee.
This free Design & Food market will tickle your fancy with a huge array of handcrafted art & prints, fashion & accessories, stationery & homewares and more. You can pick something up for a near and dear one or just indulge in some lovely gifts for yourself. Revel in free entertainment and savour delicious delicacies from food stalls. Entry is free but purchasing goods will incur a fee.
Come along to experience and explore a market which will showcase the creations of Melbourne's best creators, designers and artisans.
The Indonesian Satay Festival will get your juices flowing with delicious Indonesian food and awaken the music-lover in you through euphonious Indonesian music. More information will be released closer to the date of the festival.
Entry to this family-friendly event is free. Aiming at celebrating all things Indonesian, this event promises to get the tick of approval from patrons of all ages.
On 14 May 2017, the International Festival of Language and Culture will be hosted to celebrate linguistic talents and cultures from four corners of the world. This event will be co-hosted by Sirius College and the Australian Intercultural Society.
All are invited to this fantastic free event. Booking is required and can be done by going to the website listed above.
Free public lectures and an introductory course on meditation will be held from 18 May 2017 to 25 May 2017. Each session is one hour long and comprises of a lecture and a meditation practice. Registration is essential and can be done by contacting contact Adam at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Cherries & Cream Productions Market Days are organised once every two months and sells a wide array of costumes and accessories which can be used for a burlesque performance or a fancy dress party. You will get the opportunity to fill your shopping bag with beautiful pre-loved performance pieces which is guaranteed to spice up your wardrobe.
On 28 May 2017, the next market day will be held. While entry is free, purchase of goods will incur a fee.
Experience a memorable May with these free events!