McDonald’s are finally offering all-day breakfast, just in time for your festive season hangovers. Here’s what’s going down in Sydney this week.
Waywards, above the Bank Hotel
Level 2, 324 King St, Newtown
Sydney’s psych quartet Upskirts are going on hiatus, and will be playing their last show for the foreseeable future this Friday alongside Winston Surfshirt, Warmth Crashes In and Benefits. DJ sets from Angus and Julia Stoners, Deep Sea Arcade, Upskirts, Hedgefund, Visions and Soundly Sounds DJs. $ Free! $
Brewery Yard Christmas Markets
The Living Mall
28 Broadway, Chippendale
4-9pm Thursday and Friday
Santa’s merry elves and hip-hop carolers will join fifty stallholders, art demonstrations, workshops, and live entertainment on levels 1 and 3 of Central Park Sydney – come smash out your Chrissy shopping. $2 entry.
Soul Burger Menu Launch
49 Perouse Rd, Randwick
Soul Burger is a “flexitarian burger joint” – a ideology of eating founded upon ethical consumption. They are launching their new plant-based menu with five new burgers, and will have Young Henry’s brews on tap for all you thirsty burger-eaters.
Gallery 448 Official Opening Night
448 New Canterbury Rd, Dulwich Hill
The inner west’s newest gallery is opening this Friday, showing casing various street and urban artworks.
If images of steroid-pumped shirtless bros getting arrested at Stereo last weekend turned you off music festivals, Fairgrounds is the one to restore your faith. Just a stones throw away from Sydney, Father John Misty, Royal Headache, CW Stoneking, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more will be heading to quaint old Berry for your entertainment. The all-ages festival will also feature a myriad of culinary delights, classic field games, produce markets, a record fair, and a pool!
The Grounds Christmas Fair
The Grounds of Alexandria
2 Huntley St, Alexandria
8am-3pm, Saturday and Sunday
The Grounds of Alexandria are hosting their last markets of the year with all your favourite stall holders, including Organic Temptations, CKGems, Candle Bark, and so on. Come grab a festive-coloured slurpee and have a browse.
Big White Sydney 7” Launch
Brighton Up Bar
77 Oxford St, Darlinghurst
Sydney’s Big White have been making waves – including a nomination for the upcoming FBi SMAC awards. They’re releasing their brand-spanking new 7” vinyl, featuring their single ‘Dinosaur City’ and an exclusive version of ‘You Know I Love You’ sung in Japanese. Support by Flowertruck.
Gold Class + Mere Women
Black Wire Records
219 Parramatta Rd, Annandale
Mere Women will be joining Gold Class for the launch of ‘It’s You’ on vinyl through Spunk Records.
Moneys? $10 on the door.
Café Lounge Comedy Sundays
Goulburn St, Surry Hills
Short n sharp stand-up sets to get your belly jiggling at the end of the weekend – plus happy hour from 5-7 to really sweeten the deal.
Moneys? $5 entry.