7 Free Events in Melbourne's South East for Good Times With Friends [Feb to April 2019]

 

Struggling to find something fun to do with friends on the weekends?

Well never fear, Roseade is here! We’ve compiled a list of free events in Melbourne’s South East to soak up with friends, family and even your dog(s) for some. These are from Feb to April 2019 and not to be missed.

Mordi Fest

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Kingston's Mordialloc Food, Wine & Music Festival features non-stop music across three stages, roving performers, gourmet food and wine stalls, rides, kids activities and more. You should definitely make plans to soak up the vibes here, its got music festival feels with a relaxed family atmosphere. An absolute no brainer really!

WHEN:
Saturday 2nd March / 11am – 10pm
Sunday 3rd March / 11am – 7pm

WHERE:
Peter Scullin Reserve, Beach Road, Mordialloc.

ROSEADE’S HOT TIP:
Seriously check the line up because they always have amazing artists.

MORE INFO:
https://www.kingston.vic.gov.au/

Sunday Sessions at The Briars

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Sunday Sessions at the Briars are the coolest FREE family events on the Mornington Peninsula. The events showcase the best live music from local musicians, a super popular Kid’s disco, an abundance of kid’s activities including craft run by local organisations, sports galore, food trucks and a local stocked bar.

WHEN:
Sunday 3rd March / 11am - 5pm
Sunday 7th March / 11am - 5pm

WHERE:
The Briars, Mornington

ROSEADE’S HOT TIP:
Make a day of it. There are so many cool activities, great music and things to do that you’ll be entertained all day.

MORE INFO:
http://bayevents.com.au

Hank Marvin Market

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There will be a bevy of Melbourne's best food trucks, fresh produce, gifts, coffee, drinks, community stalls, entertainment and so much more. Get out of the stuffy shopping centres and stroll around with fresh air and grass under your feet; this is how shopping should be done all the time!

WHEN & WHERE:
Sundays / 9am - 3pm

WHERE:
Dendy Park, Brighton East

ROSEADE’S HOT TIP:
Got a pooch? Dendy Park in Brighton is a dog friendly event. Spend the day the right way with your loyal companion and you’ll be sure to have a barking good time.

MORE INFO:
https://www.facebook.com/HankMarvinMarket/

Emu Plains Market

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Come & get lost in wonder...

Underneath the ancient glade of a stringybark forest, makers unite to create a craft revolution never before seen on the mornington peninsula.

More than just a market, the EPM brings together the community for a monthly festival-like feast of art, food, design and culture set within the picturesque emu plains reserve, Balnarring.

WHEN:
Saturday 16th February / 9am - 2pm
Saturday 16th March / 9am - 2pm
Saturday 13th April / 9am - 2pm

WHERE:
Emu Plains Reserve, Coolart rd, Balnarring

ROSEADE’S HOT TIP:
If you love makers markets this is the one for you! Seriously the best on the Ninch.

MORE INFO:
https://www.emuplainsmarket.com.au/

Frankston Waterfront Festival

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Enjoy live music across the weekend, get involved in a plethora of free interactive activities and indulge in great food, wine, beer and cider while you dance the weekend away in the sunshine. Peruse the market stalls showcasing locally and handmade products and experience a thrill with rides and amusements for all ages.

WHEN:
Saturday 16th February / 11am to 10pm
Sunday 17th February / 11am to 6pm

WHERE:
7N Pier Promenade, Frankston Waterfront

ROSEADE’S HOT TIP:
Another bangin’ music line up for this one, be sure to check out who’s playing to ensure you don’t miss anyone you love.

MORE INFO:
https://www.frankston.vic.gov.au/

Little Beauty Market

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Little Beauty In The Park is a stunning new event brought to you by the creators of the super popular Emu Plains Market in Balnarring.  This highly curated market from the team at Untold Events Co. is a monthly celebration of art, design, craft, food and culture in the heart of Frankston.

WHEN:
Saturday 23rd February / 10am - 3pm
Saturday 23rd March / 10am - 3pm
Saturday 27th April / 10am - 3pm

WHERE:
Beauty Park, Frankston

ROSEADE’S HOT TIP:
We love dogs, they love dogs, well who doesn’t love dogs really! Another dog friendly market to take your pooch to for some socialising.

MORE INFO:
https://www.littlebeautymarket.com.au/

Red Hill Show

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It’s true … Agricultural Shows are the most popular form of family entertainment in Australia today, and here on the Mornington Peninsula we have one of the best. Every year thousands of people attend the Red Hill Show to enjoy a great family day and be part of this wonderful community celebration.

WHEN:
Saturday 9th March / 8:30am - 5pm

WHERE:
Red Hill Recreation Reserve, Arthurs Seat Rd, Red Hill

ROSEADE’S HOT TIP:
This is an absolute must for animal lovers and families, so so much to do and see.

MORE INFO:
https://www.redhillshow.com.au/

Come Say Hi!

The Roseade stands are out and about at all these events keeping your thirst quenched off the tap and bottles will be available to take home.

Have fun and keep those good vibes flowing!

Love from the Roseade crew xo

 
Lee Smallman