What’s On in Melbourne – January 2014

Here are some ideas for events you and your family to enjoy next month;

Grease the Musical
From Thurs 2nd Jan – Sun 30th Mar
Her Majesty’s Theatre

The No.1 party musical Grease is returning to Australia in a new multi- million dollar production. It’s got groove, it’s got meaning and it’s burning up the quarter mile! Packed with explosive energy and with an all-star cast, Grease returns to the Australian stage in a live production that’s truly electrifyin’!

Caribbean Pirates at Polly Woodside
Sat 4th – Sat 25th Jan
Polly Woodside

Join the most crazy and colourful pirates of the Caribbean as they regale their life stories on the high seas, battling for booty from passing merchant ships and living the pirate life to the full. Learn the pirate talk, do the pirate walk, sing the pirate songs – and go on a treasure hunt on the ship to find the lost treasure!

The Summer Night Market
Wednesdays until Feb 25th
Queen Victoria Market

The Summer Night Market season is held on Wednesday nights from November until February.
Enjoy music on the two stages showcasing the best world music and live entertainment Melbourne has to offer!

Dancing in the Streets!
Fridays until 21st Mar
Federation Square

Discover the passion of traditional Buenos Aires tango dance with free classes at Fed Square.
Learn all the secrets and techniques of this much-celebrated Latin dance with these relaxed evening classes led by renowned performers David Backler and Dianne Heywood-Smith from Sidewalk Tango Dance Company.

Sunset Series
Sat 11th – Sun 19th Jan
Fitzroy Gardens

Sunset Series is back this January and set to deliver two weekend evenings of free live music and dance workshop entertainment, suitable for all ages. Bring your friends and family, a picnic rug and some homemade fare, or travel light and fill your belly from the convenience of one of the on-site food trucks.

More Events
Carlton Mid One Day International Cricket Series Australia vs. England – MCG, Sunday 12th January
Australia Day – Public Holiday – Sunday 26th January
Triathlon Pink- Fun Run Pink- Sunday 26th January triathlonpink.com.au