What's on at King St in February

5 Feb 2020

The year 2020 has blessed us with an extra twenty-four hours this February, and you’re going to need it to enjoy everything our street has to offer over the next 28 (actually, make that 29!) days.

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Creative Workshops  | artisan | 8 and 26 February

Creative Workshop King Street

Artisan is giving you even more of a reason to stay indoors this summer with crafty workshops that always help to get the creative juices flowing. 

Prefer to make art that is both beautiful and functional? Artisan’s 8 February Marlinspike Rope Craft workshop might just be the ticket! The skilled craftsman Mike Corker will be guiding this lesson and teaching guests some of the maritime’s most intricate and beautiful knots, whose history and practical uses span back hundreds of years.

Rounding out artisan’s workshops for  eCommerce workshop on 26 February which is perfect for those locals whose creativity is better suited to the digital world! From 6pm - 8pm, the workshop’s sponsors Dean & Co. will teach ten lucky guests how to turn their entrepreneurial pursuits into profitable projects with their lessons in branding, copywriting, imagery and more. 

To book the workshop that suits you best, head to the artisan’s workshops page.

Valentine’s Day | Various | 14 February

A sweet gift for that special someone, a dinner with friends or a pamper session for yourself - whatever way you choose to celebrate love this Valentine’s Day, King Street can provide! Our version of a love letter, detailing how you can spend 14 February with us, can be found here.

Rosé and Cheese Party | Welcome to Bowen Hills  | 22 February

In honour of Feb-brie-ary, our friends at Welcome to Bowen Hills are throwing a rosé and cheese party that can’t be missed. 

Head in from noon on Saturday, February 22 to savour various cheeses and cheese-related treats alongside a seemingly bottomless list of rosé (rumour has it that rosé sparkling and frosé will also be making an appearance)!

King Street Book Club | Fat Dumpling  25 February

Come along to the King Street Book Club and join the discussion of 'The Weekend', the brilliant new novel by Charlotte Wood, acclaimed author of 'The Natural Way of Things'.

The book and book club discussion, facilitated by Avid Reader's Bookclubs Manager, Jennifer Stephens, and a glass of wine, are all included in your book club ticket of $30. Reserve your spot. New members can collect their book from Lendlease’s Kingsgate reception.

It’s an eclectic bunch who are gathering at the Tivoli this February, which is set to be jam-packed with parody parties, open mic sessions, and fabulous artists from both here and overseas.

One of the biggest names coming to the Tivoli  is ‘Big Girls (You are Beautiful)’ crooner MIKA on Monday, 24 February, not to mention a killer ‘Empire Strikes Back’ Star Wars-themed burlesque night  earlier in the month on Thursday, 6 February! 

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that gigs are better when the crowd is full (of food!), so be sure to pop into any one of our delicious restaurants before you head to the Tivoli for a pre-show feed.

GoodLife presents Lost City | Brisbane Showgrounds | 29 February

For our young readers out there, one of Australia’s biggest under-18s only festivals is coming to the Brisbane Showgrounds on Saturday, February 29!

From 4pm - 9pm, GoodLife is set to present Lost City, a jungle-themed music extravaganza featuring big-name artists like Tigerlily, Brooklyn, Teddy Cream, Famous Dex and more. Pick out your favourite tropical shirt before picking up your tickets

CAMS Cycling Collective  | Beginner and Skills Course  | Coming in March

CAMS cycling

Need to refresh your cycle skills? New to the road or group riding? Returning to cycling, or a social cyclist looking for more from your bike?

CAMS Beginners Course is specially designed to accommodate novices and social riders who are keen to refresh, update and/or advance their bike skills.

Over 2 weeks CAMS will build your confidence through various tips, techniques and practise. Your bike handling skills will improve, and you will become a better cyclist with the confidence to ride on the road, solo or in a group – all under the professional guidance of our experienced and accredited coaches. The course includes 6 coached sessions (outdoor and indoor) over 2 weeks starting mid-March.
New cyclists welcome. Full details here.