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Published August 23rd 2018
Brissie will be presenting plenty of spring events this Sept
Brissie will be jam-packed this September with a range of non-stop entertainment and fun for all ages, interests and budgets with the list below of events.

The list below includes free & ticketed events across Brisbane and surrounds:

1. Valley Fiesta Silent Disco
When: 1 September 2018: 8pm-11pm – venue closes 3am
Where: Pig 'N' Whistle, Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley
Cost: $30pp
Details: This event will be the biggest silent disco event in Brisbane and it will feature 200 LED flashing headsets, DJ playing house music, two additional channels playing 80s & 90s and reggae and cocktail upon arrival. Click here for the website.

2. Death by Soprano – Opera
When: 1 September 2018: 7:30pm- 8:45pm
Where: Redlands Performing Arts Centre, 216 Middle St, Cleveland
Cost: $33pp
Details: This opera performance will showcase the latest creation of internationally renowned actor, soprano and cabaret artist Isabel Hertaeg. It will feature slapstick, absurdism, dark-clowning and a healthy dose of prop-humour, and side-splitting black-humour. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Redland Performing Arts Centre Facebook


3. Jurassic Jam IV
When: 1 September 2018: 2pm- 11:00pm
Where: The Triffid, 7 Stratton St, Newstead
Cost: $45.30pp
Details: This event will be back for its 4th year and it will feature a fabulous lineup of local bands, well-loved musicians and business personalities with music from the 80s and early 90s. There will also be tasty meals available at the event and a chilled-out beer garden. Click here for the website.

4.The Sunday Girl Fashion Design Markets
When: 1 September 2018: 9am-2pm
Where: 204 Montague Rd, West End
Cost: Free
Details: These markets will feature boutique-style markets with local handmade goods, food trucks, and second-hand clothing. These markets are child-friendly and pet-friendly. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from The Sunday Girl Facebook


5. Father's Day Classic Car Show
When: 1 & 2 September 2018: 8am-3pm
Where: Carrara Markets,
Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly Father's Day event will be filled with entertainment, displays, exhibits, exciting car shows, rock n' roll music, market stalls and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Carrara Markets Facebook


6. Sunlit Sounds Festival
When: 1 September 2018: 3pm-9pm
Where: Hilder Road State School, 104 Kaloma Rd, The Gap, Ashgrove
Cost: Adults: $5pp & Children: Free
Details: This music festival will include family-friendly entertainment, sunlight bands, food trucks, songwriting workshops, kids zone, activities, family fun zone and more. Click here for the website.

7. Dogs Go Ballistic
When: 1 September 2018: 1pm-7pm
Where: Ballistic Beer, 53 McCarthy Rd, Salisbury
Cost:
Details: This family-friendly and dog-friendly event will include entertainment, craft beer, food trucks, family-friendly activities, live music, dog activities, market stalls, shows, picnic-style atmosphere and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Ballistic Beer Facebook


8. John Paul College Colour Explosion Run4Fun
When: 2 September 2018: 8am-11am
Where: John Paul College- CEC Munns Sports Centre, John Paul Drive, Daisy Hill
Cost: Adults: $25pp & Children: Free
Details: This family-friendly event will feature a 1km, 2km or 3km run, walk, jog or skip courses. All participants walk, run, dance and jiggle their way around the course, passing through a variety of different colour zones. Click here for the website.

9. Poppies & Poems
When: 2 September 2018: 3:30pm-6pm
Where: Concert Hall QPAC,
Cost: Adults: $48.50, Concession & Children: $40pp & Family of four: $170
Details: This event will combine music and poetry concert with beautiful poetry from WWI and pieces written thereafter, which have helped frame the commemoration of this significant time in Australia and the world's history. There will be six choirs and a seventh, adult community choir. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from QPAC Facebook


10. Father's Day Lunch Cruise
When: 2 September 2018: 1:30pm-4pm
Where: Kookaburra Showboat Cruises,
Cost: Adults: $79pp & Children: $49pp
Details: This family-friendly Father's Day event will include a special 3-course table buffet, live entertainment, and bottomless bubbles, beer, and soft drinks. Boarding starts at 1pm. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Kookaburra Showboat Cruises Facebook


11. City Sounds
When: 2-30 September 2018
Where: Various locations across Brisbane
Cost: Free
Details: This is Australia's largest and free music program event. City Sounds showcase local bands, touring bands and artists. Genres include everything from alternative and folk, jazz to electro, and everything in between. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from The City Sounds Facebook


12. Bigsound Festival
When: 4-7 September 2018: 8pm- Midnight
Where: Various locations across Fortitude Valley
Cost: See website for ticket pricing.
Details: This event will feature a massive lineup of live music performances with over 150 of the hottest Australian acts on the cusp of major international success. The program will be held across 18 music venues. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from BIGSOUND Facebook


13. Julius Caesar- A Bell Shakespeare Production
When: 4 September 2018: 7:30pm-10pm
Where: Redland Performing Arts Centre, 216 Middle St, Cleveland
Cost: $20pp
Details: Brutus is suspicious. Cassius is conspiring. Caesar's days are numbered...Loved by the people; Caesar's power is growing-which is dangerous if you live in a world driven by ego and idealism. This performance is Shakespeare's political thriller, a masterpiece of intrigue and treachery. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Redland Performing Arts Centre Facebook


14. Powercruise 72
When: 6-9 September 2018: 6am-4:30pm
Where: Queensland Raceway, 133 Champions Way, Willowbank
Cost: Adults: $30pp & Children: Free
Details: This family-friendly event will feature cars and more cars. Powercruise is Australia's and New Zealand's premier modified car event and known as the place where you can do everything that you are not allowed to do anywhere else. It will be filled with automotive entertainment, cruise sessions, powerkids, off street racing, grudge racing, burnouts, miss powercruise, show n' shine, trade stalls, business displays, and much more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Powercruise Promotions Facebook


15. Women's Adventure Film Festival
When: 6 September 2018: 6pm-9pm
Where: Cineplex Hawthorne,
Cost: $15pp
Details: This film festival event will feature short films celebrating the inspiring women in adventure and fantastic women all around who are doing extraordinary things. There will be a series of inspiring short films with a focus on adventure, the environment and heartwarming stories. Click here for the website

Image Courtesy from Women's Adventure Film Tour Facebook


16. Cinderella Ballet Concert
When: 7-15 September 2018:
Where: Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Grey & Melbourne Streets, South Brisbane
Cost: Adults: $140pp, Concession: $120pp, Under 30s: $90pp & Children: $80pp
Details: Dancing with a handsome Prince, wearing a glittering gown in a candlelit ballroom - such fanciful dreams were only in Cinderella's imagination. Until her life of hardship is magically transformed by her Fairy Godmother! Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Queensland Ballet Facebook


17. Blocx Pvrty
When: 7 September 2018
Where: Chardons Corner Hotel, 7 Cracknell Rd, Annerley
Cost: Early Bird Tickets: $25pp & At Door Tickets: $40pp
Details: This event will feature the latest innovators in entertainment with Blvck Blocx performing their latest Blvck Party album. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from BLVCK BLOCX Facebook


18. Samantha Jade: The Best Of My Love
When: 7 September 2018:
Where: Kedron- Wavell Services Club, 21 Kittyhawk Drive, Chermside
Cost: $52pp
Details: To mark the release of the spectacular third studio album 'The Best of My Love', Australia's pop ingénue Samantha Jade will be performing live this September in Brisbane. The show will include a shimmering homage to the disco era, filled with tributes to greats like Donna Summer, Diana Ross and Gloria Gaynor. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Kedron-Wavell Services Club Inc. Facebook


19. Brisbane Festival
When: 8-29 September 2018: 12pm-Midnight
Where: South Bank Cultural Forecourt, South Bank
Cost: Free & ticketed events- see website.
Details: This festival will showcase a celebratory fusion of culture with a thrilling program of theatre, music, dance, circus, opera and major public events. There will be plenty of family-friendly entertainment, festivities and activities. Click here for the website.

20. Brisbane Concert Orchestra presents " Sounds of the Screen"
When: 8 September 2018: From 2pm
Where: SunPAC Theatre, 470 McCullough St, Sunnybank
Cost: $15pp
Details: This concert will showcase a walk down Hollywood Boulevard to relive the most memorable moments from the silver screen with classic songs and soundtracks such as Star Wars, Harry Potter, the Magnificent Seven, Lord of the Rings, James Bond and many more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Sunpac Facebook


21. Wallabies host South Africa
When: 8 September 2018: 8pm-10pm
Where: Suncorp Stadium, 40 Castlemaine St, Milton
Cost: Adults: $49pp-$139pp, Concession: $35pp-$69pp & Family of four: $123-$243
Details: Rugby Championships 2018 is one of the biggest sporting events on Australia's calendar and this event will be the second home Test for the Wallabies. They will battle it out against South Africa. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Suncorp Stadium Facebook


22. Sea Shepherd Brisbane's Film Festival
When: 8 September 2018: Between 11am-9pm
Where: QLD Multicultural Centre, 102 Main St, Kangaroo Point
Cost: $25pp
Details: This event will be one epic film festival featuring many Sea Shepherd official documentaries and the exclusive launch of Sea Shepherd's brand new feature film: Defend, Conserve, Protect -detailing 41 years of Direct Action in Ocean Conservation. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Sea Shepherd Brisbane Facebook


23. Scandinavian Festival Brisbane
When: 9 September 2018: 10am-4pm
Where: Perry Park, 34 Folkstone St, Bowen Hills
Cost: Adults: $2pp & Children: Free
Details: This multicultural family-friendly festival will be loaded with Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Estonia traditional entertainment, traditional Scandinavian food and drink stalls, music & dance performances, folk-dancing, Saga Vikings will also be onsite to share their stories and entertain. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Scandinavian Festival Brisbane Facebook


24. Queerstories
When: 13 September 2018: From 7pm
Where: Powerhouse Theatre, 11 Lamington St, New Farm
Cost: Adults: $29pp & Concession: $24pp
Details: This event will feature a stellar line-up of stars and strangers. It will be an evening of LGBTQIA storytelling of unexpected tales of lives well lived and battles fought, of pride, prejudice, love and humour. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from BRISBANE POWERHOUSE Facebook


25. Country Music Weekend
When: 14 & 15 September 2018
Where: Brisbane Race Club, 230 Lancaster Rd, Ascot
Cost: See website.
Details: This event will have your weekend covered with non-stop entertainment, bootscootin' fun, rocking rodeo, bull & bronc rides, whip cracking, country-show inspired food, bars, live music from world-class country musicians and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Brisbane Racing Club Facebook


26. Eco Expo Brisbane
When: 14-17 September 2018: 10am-4:30pm
Where: Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills
Cost: $22pp
Details: This event is all about serving as an all-inclusive platform to offer greener solutions to South East Queensland residents and companies compromising of the highlighted categories Home & Living, Health & Food, and Beauty & Lifestyle, workshops, classes, stalls & pop-ups and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Eco Expo - Save the World Facebook


27. Brisbane HIA Home Show
When: 14-16 September 2018: 9am-5pm
Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale & Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane
Cost: $16pp
Details: This Home Show will include displays, leading Queensland suppliers, latest products for your kitchen, bathroom or interiors and much more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Brisbane Home Show Facebook


28. Faulty Towers- The Dining Experience
When: 14 September 2018: 7:30pm-9:30pm
Where: The Brisbane Golf Club, 70 Tennyson Memorial Ave, Yeerongpilly
Cost: $99pp
Details: This made-in-Australia globetrotting show is truly legendary and is selling out in places like Sydney Opera House, Raffles Singapore and London's West End. This show will include an evening of a 3-course dinner with plenty of laughs and audience participation. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Faulty Towers The Dining Experience Facebook


29. Care Expo
When: 14 & 15 September 2018: 8:30am-5pm
Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street, South Brisbane
Cost: Free
Details: This expo will bring together a diverse range of community services, businesses and organisations providing products and services for the support health and care industries, all under one roof! There will be educational speakers, a range of stalls and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Care Expo Facebook


30. Tracktown Brisbane
When: 18 September 2018: 7pm-9pm
Where: Palace Barracks, 61 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane
Cost: $19.52pp
Details: The hit cult running movie Trackdown will be showcasing in Brissie this September. The movie is about 21-year-old Plumb Marigold (Pappas). She is a famous but lonely distance runner and has lived her entire life surrounded by coaches, teammates and fans while training to be an Olympic distance runner. Click here for the website.

31. Borodin Quartet
When: 20 September 2018: From 7pm
Where: Conservatorium Theatre, 140 Grey St, South Brisbane
Cost: Adults: $106pp, Concession: $92pp & Under 30s: $30pp
Details: This concert will be highlighting both the classical threads that underpin Shostakovich's music to the freer lyricism of the Romantic period, composers such as Tchaikovsky and Wolf. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Musica Viva Australia Facebook


32. Cleveland Caravan, Camping, Boating & 4x4 Expo
When: 21-23 September 2018: 9am-4pm
Where: Long St, Cleveland
Cost: Adults: $12pp & Aged Senior: $10pp
Details: This expo will feature some of Australia's best caravans, motorhomes, camper trailers, boats, marine accessories, 4x4s and vehicle dealers. There will be displays, pop-ups, stalls, talks, holiday and touring information stalls, entertainment, prizes to be won, competitions, family-friendly activities and more. Click here [/LIthe NK]for website.

Image Courtesy from Cleveland Caravan, Camping, Boating & 4x4 Expo Facebook


33. Beer InCider Experience
When: 21 & 22 September 2018: 21st: 4:30pm-11pm & 22nd: 11am-10pm
Where: Brisbane Showgrounds, 600 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills
Cost: Tickets range from $25pp-$40pp
Details: This event will showcase over 60 independent breweries, tastings, entertainment, a music lineup, stalls, pop-ups and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Beer InCider Facebook


34. Oz Comic Con
When: 22 & 23 September 2018: 9am-6pm
Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street, South Brisbane
Cost: See website for ticket pricing.
Details: This event will feature an exciting multi-genre content from across the spectrum with appearances by film and television stars, comic book artists, voice actors, gaming demonstrations, cosplay competitions, workshops, masterclasses, hard-to-find and exclusive merchandise and more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Oz Comic-Con Facebook


35. Priscilla Queen of the Desert
When: 26 September 2018- 21 October 2018
Where: Lyric Theatre, Grey St, South Brisbane
Cost: Tickets range from $65.90-$165.90pp
Details: This iconic hit musical will be performing in Brisbane this September and it will feature an array of dazzling award-winning costumes, 200 headdresses and a nonstop parade of dancefloor classics including "It's Raining Men", "I Will Survive", "I Love The Nightlife", "Finally" and many more. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Priscilla Queen of the Desert - The Musical Facebook


36. Croatian Rhapsody: Maksim Mrvica
When:26 September 2018: From 8pm
Where: Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide St, Brisbane City
Cost: Tickets from $59pp
Details: Croatian pianist Maksim Mrvica will be coming to Australia for a debut tour. This concert will feature electrifying energy and compelling emotions. Click here for the website.

Image Courtesy from Maksim Mrvica Facebook


37. NRL Grand Final- Big Screen on the Green
When: 30 September 2018: From 2pm
Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse, 230 Lancaster Rd, Ascot
Cost: Adults: $30pp & Children: Free
Details: Watch the final on the largest screen in the Southern Hemisphere from the comfort of an American-style sports bar and do not miss a minute of the action! There will be pre-game entertainment and delicious bar menu available. [LINK=http://bigscreenonthegreen.com.au/nrl-grand-final/]Click here for the website.
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Your Comment
Wow what a great month. thanks for all your research Gypsy Rose.
by May Cross (score: 3|3548) 110 days ago
Certainly are Kerenza Korostovetz :)
by Gypsy Rose (score: 2|399) 110 days ago
Thank you, May Cross :)
by Gypsy Rose (score: 2|399) 110 days ago
Some great events here!
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