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Your Weekly Gold Coast Event Guide: Aug 7 – 13

Your Weekly Gold Coast Event Guide: Aug 7 – 13

Burleigh Barbecue Championships

The Gold Coast is playing host to some fantastic events this week. From barbeque championships to theatre, picnics and food festivals, this week certainly offers something for everyone.

If you’re heading to the Gold Coast this week, then make sure to catch one or all of the following events:

2017 Burleigh BBQ Championships

Don’t mind a good Barbecue? Then you’re certainly in for a treat this week, with the annual Burleigh BBQ Championships hitting the coast. This 2-day event will showcase 45 Australian teams battling for supremacy. Offering a picnic-like atmosphere, you’re sure to have a great time at this family-friendly event.

The 2017 Burleigh BBQ Championships is on Sunday, August 6 & Monday, August 7 at The Esplanade in Burleigh.

Bananas in Pyjamas 25th Birthday Celebration at Dreamworld

Bananas in Pyjamas are celebrating their 25th birthday at Dreamworld on the Gold Coast this week. Take your kids along for a fun day of playing, singing and dancing.

This event is taking place on Monday, August 7 from 8:00am-3:00pm at Dreamworld in Coomera. You can purchase a ticket for unlimited entry from just $74.

Dracula, Shake & Stir Theatre Company by Bram Stoker 

If you’re even fond of theatre, then Dracula is one show worth attending. This critically-acclaimed horror production features amazing visuals, a spectacular storyline and superb production.

You can catch ‘Dracula’ on Tuesday, August 8 and Wednesday, August 9 from 8:00am-5:00pm at The Arts Centre Gold Coast. Tickets to this event are priced between $32-$56.

Burning of the Vines

For a great day out with friends or the family, go for a drive to Sirromet Winery for the inaugural edition of Burning of the Vines. Burning of the Vines is all about fine wine, great food and live entertainment.

It takes place on Sunday, August 13 from 3:00-8:30pm at the Sirromet Winery in Mount Cotton and is free to attend!

And, if you’re still looking for Gold Coast accommodation, then book your accommodation with us at GCHR. Our luxurious and spacious holiday apartments are centrally located – close to all the events I have mentioned above.

So, check our rates and availability for your dates of travel and make a booking with us today!

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