We like to stay up to date with what’s happening in Canberra and its surrounding regions, to provide our guests with a variety of events they can take part in or attend.
We love all events that showcase the fantastic offering Canberra brings to the table, whether they are targeted at family fun, food and wine connoisseurs, fitness enthusiasts or the historical/museum-going types.
If you have an event coming up in Canberra or close by and would like our guests to know about it, please contact us and we can add the details to our calendar here.
*Events will be reviewed by the team at Abode Hotels and will be deemed appropriate in accordance with our views before events become visible.
Events for May 14, 2017
Velvet is a party with an exhilarating disco soundtrack that never lets up. Funky, fresh, fun and sexy, each performance invites the audience into an intoxicating glitterball world of sensory overload. Director Craig Ilott has created a hedonistic world, pitting dazzling acrobatics against disco divas as this sexy, spectacular, sparkling and slightly sadomasochistic show channelsFind out more »
See forty-nine of the year’s best photographic portraits at the 2017 National Photographic Portrait Prize. An annual prize open to both aspiring and professional photographers, the NPPP celebrates contemporary photographic portraiture from across the country, with the winner awarded $25,000. Now in its tenth year, the prize continues to present surprising perspectives on contemporary photographicFind out more »
Don't buy your Mum flowers this Mother's Day. Treat her to an experience she's unlikely to forget - a session with a professional artist making her own flower out of molten glass. Sure beats another cake of soap and she'll have it forever.Find out more »
Visit Questacon and join the epic journey into the sky and beyond! Above and Beyond is the ultimate interactive and multi-sensory flight exhibition celebrating the power of innovation to make dreams take flight. From flying cars and supersonic planes to space elevators and mega-rockets, Above and Beyond takes you faster, further and higher for aFind out more »
Celebrate Mother's Day in NewActon with your Mum, delicious food, coffee, wine, live music and suitcase markets. Suitcase Rummage is a mini-market set up in suitcases. Find a bargain on vintage goods, arts and craft, bric-a-brac, clothing, books, jewellery, records... you name it! Held in A. Baker Courtyard and surrounds. Free entry. 11am – 3pm.Find out more »