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Guacin' Hell: A Guzman Y Gomez drive-through is coming to Melbourne

The Guzman Y Gomez drive-through will come to Caltex, South Yarra and Caltex, Tullamarine. 

Brunswick's newest eatery is hidden in a historic bluestone cottage

Check out Rogue District on 179 Albion Street, Brunswick. 

A beer and coffee festival is coming to Melbourne

On The Bend/On The Mend takes over 3 Ravens Brewery in Thornbury on Sunday April 2. Tickets available via Eventbrite.

Mmm, Whatcha' Say: An O.C pop-up bar is coming to Melbourne

It's all going down at Supersmall Club, 147 Commercial Road, South Yarra on Sunday March 12. More info via the Facebook event. 

A two-day mussel festival is about to hit Melbourne

The free event is set to have South Melbourne Market and surrounding streets buzzing on Saturday March 11 and Sunday March 12.

Lonsdale St Greek Festival

Lonsdale St Greek Festival will celebrate it’s 30th birthday on Saturday February 25 and Sunday February 26.


Head online to book your own Soundfood experience.

Free To Feed

Free To Feed will be providing lunch at LaTrobe University’s 50th Anniversary Lawn Lunch at their Bundoora Campus on Sunday March 5.

Carlton Brewhouse

The Carlton Brewhouse is open from Monday to Friday until 4.00pm & Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 5pm. For more information head the website.

A traditional okonomiyaki pop-up is coming to Melbourne

It's all going down from Friday February 24 - Sunday February 26 at Schoolhouse Studios, 81 Rupert Street, Collingwood. Head to the Facebook event for more details. 

There’s a margarita festival coming to Melbourne

Cookie gets consumed by the margarita fiesta on Sunday March 5 from 1pm.

There's a massive vegan market hitting Melbourne

The Big Vegan Market runs on Saturday May 13. Head to the Facebook event for more details. 

A New Orleans Fat Tuesday party is coming to Melbourne

It's going down at Piazza Italia on Tuesday February 28. Head to Fat Tuesday Melbourne for more details. 

Good Beer Week to launch 2017 event with huge Gala Showcase

Good Beer Week's Gala Showcase is going down on Thursday March 16 and Friday March 17 at the Federation Square Atrium. 

A 'Harry Potter' pop-up bar is coming to Melbourne

It's all going down at Good Things, 147 Commercial Road, South Yarra on Friday February 17. 

Los Hermanos

Los Hermanos is located at 339 Victoria St, Brunswick.

A new shipping container bar is coming to Melbourne

Whitehart Bar opens late February. Head to their website for more information.

A massive Ice Cream Festival is going down in the Yarra Valley to close out summer

The Ice Cream Festival comes to the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery from February 8 to 19. For more information check out the website.

Stop The Presses: 'Halal snack pack' voted word of the year

Long live H.S.Ps. Revisit Beat's guide to Melbourne's best Halal Snack Packs here. 

A new Melbourne café is donating all of its proceeds to improving education in Vanuatu

The pop-up café will be open at the corner of Langridge and Wellington Street from February 4. Regular opening hours will be 7am–3pm Wednesday through Sunday throughout the rest of summer. Check out Co-Ground for more info. 

On today: Gelato Messina are giving away $1 tubs of goodness

You'll be able to score a $1 tub of goodness between 3pm and 5pm today. So what are you waiting for? Start counting down and get your clickers ready to order through Deliveroo. 

Melbourne is getting a boutique doughnut and beer festival

It's all going down at The Village Melbourne, St Kilda Road, on Sunday March 12. Head to their website for more details. 

A Golden Gaytime pop-up shop is coming to Melbourne

Taste it for yourself when The Golden Gaytime Crumb Shed opens inside Topshop's Melbourne Emporium Store from Friday January 20 for a limited time. Head to Streets Ice Cream for more details. 

One of Australia's most hyped patisseries is opening in Melbourne

Check it out over at 56-66 University Street, Carlton. Check their website for more details. 

Soak up the sun at this rooftop pool party

Chill out at the Adelphi's Pimms Pop-Up Pool Sessions every weekend from Saturday December 24 till Sunday January 29. 

A huge BBQ festival is coming to Melbourne this summer

The Melbourne Barbecue Festival returns to Flemington Racecourse over the weekend of February 4 and 5.

The Cider and Pork Festival is returning to Melbourne

It's going down on January 21 and January 22 at Flemington Racecourse. Head to their website for more details. 

A cider market is coming to Melbourne this weekend

Come have a drink at Cookie's cider market, open from midday Saturday December 10.