What’s on in Melbourne – November 2013

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

Derby Day
Saturday 2nd November
Flemington Racecourse

Deemed by many to be the most admired day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, AAMI Victoria Derby Day represents a world of glamour and sophistication – Only to be matched by an impressive day of horse racing.

Melbourne Music Week
Friday 15th – Saturday 23rd November
Various Locations

Melbourne Music Week is a nine–day–long schedule of creative events dedicated to celebrating and supporting the city’s world–famous music scene. Returning in 2013, Melbourne Music Week’s 4th version will carry on presenting a well thought out program of events, all of which reflect aspects of the unique side music offers to Melbourne.

Melbourne Knowledge Week
Until Sunday 3rd November
Various Locations

This year’s Melbourne Knowledge Week includes over 60 diverse events. You can partake in dinner with a scientist, learn about cutting-edge medical research and technology, hear how the impressive King Kong puppet was made, discover game design, or grab your laptop or tablet and co-work in one of Melbourne’s iconic laneways with fellow creative thinkers.

Melbourne Design Market
Sunday 10th November
Federation Square

The Melbourne Design Market is the event to launch new products in the marketplace, to see the designers who made these products and to congregate in one place purchase and sell, share and learn, build contacts and careers, all within a relaxed and enjoyable market setting.

Tattoo and Body Art Expo
Fri 29th Nov – Sun 1st Dec
Melbourne Exhibition Centre

The Australian Tattoo & Body Art Expo is the largest event of its kind in the southern hemisphere. With over 40,000 visitors nationwide this vibrant and thrilling expo showcases & promotes the unbelievable skills the best tattoo artists Australia and the rest of the world have to offer.

More Events
Melbourne Cup Day – Public Holiday – Tuesday 5th November
Remembrance Day Monday 11th November
City2Sea Fun Run Sunday 17th November – thecity2sea.com.au