Our best Perth City Autumn experiences
There is so much to do in Perth CBD this Autumn – from events that will make your inner foodie scream with delight, to live music and AFL (Perth’s favourite sport). We’ve put together a list of our top 8 favourites, so you can see what’s on in Perth City.
Image credit: Perth Festival
Malthouse Theatre and Black Swan State Theatre Company of WA have joined forces to bring a classic Australian novel to life at His Majesty’s Theatre. Award Winning novelist and Australian Tim Winton is well known for his novels depicting the Australian lifestyle. His novel Cloudstreet depicts two very different families living under the same roof in a post-war era. A production full of humour and heart, Cloudstreet is not to be missed! The theatre is just 3-minutes away, making Holiday Inn Perth the perfect location for a staycation and a bite to eat at intermission.
Dates: 21 February – 15 March.
RAW Comedy 2020
Image credit:The Comedy Lounge
Australia’s National Open Mic competition State Final will be held at the Comedy Lounge this year! The Comedy Lounge is just a 5-minute walk from Holiday Inn Perth City Centre and plays host to Perth’s best comedians and overseas acts. Expect a night full of belly laughs and experience some home grown talent.
Dates: 11 March. Learn more.
Twilight Makers Market
Image Credit Yagan Square
Perth Makers Market is returning to Yagan Square this May for their Twilight Series. Enjoy browsing the selection of handmade and local artisan stalls underneath the fairy lights. From food, to gifts and gin tastings, the market has it all.
Dates: 13 March. Learn more.
AFL Season Start
Image Credit: AFL
The first game of footy for 2020 kicks off at Optus Stadium on Sunday 22 March with West Coast vs Melbourne. Celebrate the AFL season with a game and a drink at Optus stadium, or take a look at What’s On to see when the West Coast Eagles and Fremantle Dockers are playing on home ground. Want to know the best way to get to Optus Stadium from Perth City? Check out all the info you need right here.
Dates: 22 March onwards. Learn more.
Celebrating its 10th year, KickstART is a festival brought to you by Youth Week WA. The festival celebrates creativity in people ages 12-26 by showcasing a number of exhibitions, hosting a marketplace, mentorships, workshops and more. Plus, explore the talents of our youth at the KickstART Market. You won’t want to miss out!
Dates: 17 – 24 April. Learn more.
Kids Stay & Eat Free
Ivy & Jack are open all Easter long weekend for food and drink in Perth City, and they’re letting all KIDS EAT FOR FREE! Head in to try some of their Easter themed food and drink specials as well as a visit from the Easter Bunny himself!
Dates: 19 – 22 April. Learn more.
Anzac Day dawn service
Image credit: Kings Park
Anzac Day is one of Australia’s most important national occasions as it marks the first major military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces. Each year we commemorate those who served and remember those lost at war with a beautiful dawn service at the State War Memorial in Kings Park. This service is attended by over 40,000 people each year, and is a truly special moment to participate in.
Dates: 25 April.
Tame Impala Tour
Image credit:Tame Impala
Perth’s own Kevin Parker, returns with Tame Impala during their biggest ever Australian Tour. Their psychedelic-rock music has gained cult fan status over the years, since their first EP in 2008 and debut album in 2010. Prepare for the psychedelic euphoria that is Tame Impala at RAC Arena this April.
Dates: 28 April. Learn more.
PERTH CITY ACCOMMODATION SALE
Whether you’re planning a mini-staycation or a holiday, you can tick Perth off your bucket list when you stay at Holiday Inn Perth City Centre.
Our hotel is conveniently located just short walking distances to all the great attractions in Perth this Easter. However for guests that choose to take transport, you are welcome to take a ride on the free Red Cat from the hotel’s doorstep.
Book our Perth City Staycation deal to enjoy accommodation and buffet breakfast for two adults, plus secure self parking.