Category: festivals

Sydney Festival 2017: The Plus Ones’ Top Ten Picks

The 2017 Sydney Festival will be in its 14th year, and, like any good festival set in the Sydney summer, it will feature everything from burlesque to Canadian circus, from contemporary dance to Indigenous arts pieces. Originally designed to draw visitors…

Sydney NYE 2016 – Our Top Picks

Hailed as one of the best on the planet, the Sydney NYE celebrations are a sight to behold. The fireworks are majestic, the celebrations are glorious, and there are simply too many to choose from! As millions congregate for the…

Royal Croquet Club Sydney Pop-Up

Bondi beach selfies – champagne in hand with a sunset backdrop – are a tried and tested formula for Instagram hits. Add in a croquet mallet and you’re sure to score more than a few extra double taps, courtesy of…

Japanese Film Festival: The Plus Ones’ guide to the best movies

Whether you’re after something zany, terrifying, or super kawaii, the 2016 Japanese Film Festival (17-27 November) has something for you. Since 1997, JFF has been proudly showcasing an array of cinematic treats to suit any film-goer. If you’re easily overwhelmed by…

Sydney Craft Beer Week 2016 – The Plus Ones’ Guide

This October 21st to 30th, Sydney will be treated to more than 100 events across eight days as over 75 of Sydney’s best pubs, bars, and breweries celebrate all that there is to craft beer. It’s all in service of…

Antenna Documentary Film Festival – The Plus Ones’ Guide

Now more than ever, documentaries are a popular form of entertainment, competing with the blockbusters for audience attention. More and more talented filmmakers are choosing the documentary format to tell their stories. For an excellent showcase of some of the…

Smooth Festival of Chocolate – All I’ve Ever Wanted

Multi-flavoured chocolate coated onto delicious fruit, ice cream, and waffles with rich chocolate sauce and the most beautiful big decorated chocolate cakes. I have seen it all at the Smooth Festival of Chocolate, and I loved every single bit of it….

Lavazza Italian Film Festival 2016: The Plus Ones’ guide

Running from late September to early October in every Australian capital city, the Lavazza Italian Film Festival will be screening over 30 feature films with numerous special events, festival guests and Q&As also taking place. From its opening night film…