Open Light, Open Sound
WA Museum | Friday, 20 May - from 6pm - 10pm
Celebrate the end of your week in the space between loud and bright, dark and peaceful, at Open Light, Open Sound.
Join WA Museum Boola Bardip on Friday as they illuminate the Old Gaol with large-scale projection accompanied by dynamic tunes. Grab an open-air table, sit under the lights, and enjoy food and drinks available from the bar. There are no reservations, so head down early to nab your spot.
West Coast Fever vs Giants
RAC Arena | Sunday, 22 May
Calling on the Green Army! West Coast Fever are back for another thrilling season of Suncorp Super Netball.
Join us at Perth’s best indoor entertainment venue, RAC Arena, as your West Coast Fever hit the court and aim to take the top spot in 2022. Grab a ticket for the upcoming home game where West Coast Fever take on the Giants!
Bottomless Gnocchi Club
Market Grounds | Every Wednesday in May
Attention pasta lovers! Everyone’s favourite Bottomless Gnocchi Club has returned just in time for the chillier days ahead.
This carb loading feast is a serial sell out – so be sure to snap up your table ASAP for 2hrs of endless plates of handmade gnocchi for just $35pp! Pick your fave or work your way through classic gnocchi, lamb ragu, or fried gnocchi...all equally as drool worthy as each other!
All your pasta dreams can be fulfilled every Wednesday from 5pm onwards. Secure your table via the bookings link here to confirm your table.
Yagan Square | Now until 30 July
Yagan Live has launched ‘CAN'T CONTAIN MYSELF' - an interactive exhibition featuring two shipping containers set up as mini selfie-museums. The two containers will be open every day to 30 July, from 8am to 8pm, allowing visitors to snap selfies in front of colourful backdrop themes and optical illusions made for sharing over social media. The three-month container installation will be supported by a changing program of entertaining weekend activities and events for all to enjoy.
William Street Long Lunch
Sauma, La Cholita, No Mafia and Double Rainbow | every Saturday in May
The William Street Long Lunch is back every Saturday this May. Four venues, four courses, all with matched drinks for just $60 each.
Start at Sauma for some delicious Indian appetizers, then head to La Cholita for two tostadas with chorizo, white bean, and feta and charred corn, jalapeno and avocado, as well as a Piña Paloma cocktail. After that, stroll down to No Mafia for casarecce with ragù alla bolognese paired with a glass of vino rosso, then finish at Double Rainbow, for a black sesame cheesecake with cream and burnt miso caramel as well as a salted peach and macadamia old fashioned.
You can arrive for your William Street Long Lunch between 11.30am and 2.30pm. No bookings required, just stroll in.
Perth City | Now until 27 May
When you head out for lunch, dinner or after work drinks in the City, keep an eye out for the CBD VIP campaign and scan a corresponding QR code within a participating office or retail building to win weekly prizes, valuing a total of over $43K. Prizes will be won every Friday throughout the campaign by a person who has recently scanned a QR code once. If you scan on 10 of the 25 days of the campaign, you will go into the overall major prize draw.
With so many incredible prizes on offer, including 1 year of free parking, 1 year of free public transport, $6400 worth of retail vouchers, $3,550 worth of food and beverage vouchers, $1,600 worth of beauty services vouchers and tons more, get out and about in the city to win! Click here for more info.
The Generous Squire | Every Thursday, 5pm - 7.30pm
The Generous Squire transforms into a chicken lover's paradise with their TLC Thursday's. Treat yourself to some tender lovin' chicken, 5 different types to be exact, for only $32pp.
Expect different delights with flavours such as bourbon & cola, Nashville style chicken wings and a flamin’ hot Cheeto crumbed tender. Just when you think this deal couldn't get better, you'll also be able to pair this with unlimited sides - it's all up to you, choose between fries, slaw or chill crumbed mac (or all 3 - obviously!). Book yourself in here.
Afternoon Bloom at Fleur
Fleur | Saturday afternoons
With a glass of Prosecco upon arrival, Afternoon Bloom at fleur is less high tea, more high treat. An indulgent antidote to the mundane with sweet and savoury courses to delight from 12.30 to 3.30pm on Saturday afternoons.
Carry on with bubbles or enjoy handcrafted cocktails from petit potations to long libations. Contemporary and cheeky, with just a wink to tradition. Book here for their $65pp set menu. Bookings are essential.
Perth Indoor Jungle Festival
Perth City Farm | Friday and Saturday 27 to 28 May
Perth's only festival dedicated to sharing the joy of filling your home with plants returns in May 2022. Whether you already live in an indoor jungle or are just starting out, head along to learn from experts, acquire some leafy beauties, and mix with fellow plant lovers.
Spread over two days the festival will include: W.A.’s best growers selling a huge range of plants and plant accessories, workshops to create gorgeous things like terrariums, macramé pot hangers & kokedama, talks & demonstrations, plant advice, delicious food and drinks, musical entertainment and more!
Tickets are available for $10. Please grab your tickets early to get the timeslot you want.
Coming up in May
Van Gogh Alive
Supreme Court Gardens | From 27 May
Having dazzled over 7 million visitors across 65 cities worldwide, Van Gogh Alive has embarked on its ground-breaking tour of Australia, and it's finally heading for Perth this May. Prepare to transcend time and space as you accompany Van Gogh on a journey through the Netherlands, Arles, Saint Rémy and Auvers-sur-Oise, where he created many of his timeless masterpieces.
Set to an evocative classical score, a thrilling display of over 3,000 inspirational images transforms every surface that surrounds you. At Van Gogh Alive you don’t just look at his paintings, you step inside them and feel their power. Book your tickets here.
RAC Arena |Saturday 4 June
Following a hugely successful premiere event in 2021, Australia’s largest sneaker and streetwear convention, Sneakerland, will return to RAC Arena. Sneakerland aims to give ‘sneakerheads’, collectors, resellers, content creators and anyone like-minded the opportunity to buy, sell, trade and lay eyes on some of the rarest sneakers, streetwear pieces and apparel on the market. Elevating from last year, Sneakerland 2022 will feature a larger trading floor with a wider range of items on offer, entertainment spaces, exclusive sneaker and streetwear drops, a larger pool of raffle prizes and so much more! Grab your tickets now!
Wherever your city adventures take you, City of Perth Parking has you covered with a range of promotions and over 30 different car parks to choose from.
3-hour Free Parking on Weekends & Public Holidays
(CPP Cultural Centre, CPP Pier Street and CPP His Majesty’s)
FREE Night Parking from 6pm, 7 days a week
$10 All-Day Weekday Parking at select car parks
For more information, visit cityofperthparking.com.au.
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