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Fat Tuesday New Orleans Festival Announce Music Lineup And Food Options

Celebrate NOLA style at Fat Tuesday when it moves to Piazza Italia, Carlton on February 9. Tickets through Event Brite.

A Larry David-Inspired Cafe Is Opening In Melbourne

Larry David's is set to open mighty soon, hit their Facebook page to stay up to date. 

Red Spice Road Re-Opens After $1 Million in Renovations

Get down to the new and improved Red Spice Road at 27 McKillop St, CBD.

Mjr Tom Launches New Dinner Menu

Try it out for yourself at Mjr Tom on 108 Smith St, Collingwood. Open from 8am until late.

The Adelphi Hotel’s Rooftop Pool Is Hosting Pop-Up Parties Again

The sessions start at 12pm on Sundays through January and February. Tickets here. 

Fat Tuesday New Orleans Festival Back For 2016

Celebrate NOLA style at Fat Tuesday when it moves to Piazza Italia, Carlton on February 9. Tickets through Event Brite.


Feeling thirsty? Hit up www.tipple.com.au to get your order in. Their on-demand delivery policy promises to get your drinks to you in under an hour, and you can also place orders for future dates. Invite tipple to your party this New Year’s and have yourself a fancy time. 

Musicians Eating On Tour

ANDRAS & OSCAR’s album Café Romantica is out now courtesy of Chapter Music. Grab DUSTIN TEBBUTT’s Home EP now via Eleven Music. FERLA’s debut solo EP Guilt Pop is available on Bandcamp. JACK LADDER & THE DREAMLANDERS’ album Playmates is out through Self Portrait. JESS RIBEIRO’s latest LP Kill It Yourself is out through Barely Dressed/Remote Control. VIGILANTES’ single Elasticity is out now independently.

Sinking Tinnies With: Ballarat Beer Festival

BALLARAT BEER FESTIVAL takes place at City Oval, Ballarat on Saturday January 16, 2016. There’s over 100 beers on offer and live sets from The New Savages, The Bakersfield Glee Club, The Rechords, Kylie Auldist, Dallas Crane and You Am I. See ballaratbeerfestival.com.au for more details.

On The Streets Today: Beat Eats #3

Of course we know that you'll want a physical copy. Luckily, there have been over 30,000 distributed around Melbourne this morning. You’ll find it everywhere you find Beat, plus heaps more locations. Eat. It. Up.   Email beateats@beat.com.au for any inquiries or to get on the menu for our upcoming edition #4. 

Royal Stacks Launching In Melbourne

Royal Stacks will launch at the Dandenong Market later this month, closely followed by locations on Collins St in January and Sydney Rd, Brunswick soon after.

The Beaufort Absolutely Slam Racist, Homophobic and Sexist Review

Bravo, The Beaufort. Go give their social media manager a tip tonight at 421 Rathdowne St, Carlton. Hit their website here. 

Ballarat Beer Festival Reveals 2016 Program

Get down to the Ballarat Beer Festival on Saturday January 16.

International Street Food Festival Announces Three Day 2016 Program

The International Street Food Festival will run from Friday January 15 - Sunday January 17 at Federation Square's river terrace.

Sugar Mountain Unveil 2016 Food & Bar Lineup

Sugar Mountain Festival will take over VCA on Saturday January 23. Tickets are on sale via Moshtix.

Beat's Guide To Melbourne’s Best Cheap Dumplings

Did we miss your favourite? Let us know in the comments.

The Arbory Are Hosting A Floating Bar On The Yarra

The bar will be open from 11am to late each day. Hit their website for more details. 

Belleville Announce Nose to Tail, Pork & Ale

Belleville's Nose to Tail, Pork & Ale will take place on Saturday November 14. Bookings are available through the venue.

Ranch-O-Relaxo Festival Coming This Spring

Ranch-O-Relaxo will take place on Saturday November 14 and Sunday November 15. Visit the Vision Hound Facebook for more details.

Schnitz Reveal Free Schnitzel #SchnitzSighting Initiative

For further information check out schnitz.com.au/schnitzsighting and find them on Facebook and Instagram at @schnitzAU. Happy snapping.

The Peninsula Picnic Reveal 2016 Event Details

It will take place on Sunday March 20. Tickets on sale here.  

Beat’s Guide to Melbourne’s Best Hidden Bars

Did we miss your favourite? Let us know in the comments.

Sugar Mountain Announce Sensory Restaurant

Sugar Mountain will take over Victorian College of the Arts on Saturday January 23. Tickets for Sugar Mountain go on sale Monday October 19.

Southgate to Host Good Food Blooms Program

Good Food Blooms and Shoot the Chef Exhibition: 2015 will run at Southgate from Saturday October 31 - Sunday November 8. Head to their website for full details and bookings.  

Beat’s Guide to Melbourne’s Best Bloody Marys

Did we miss your favourite? Let us know in the comments.

Focus on Food: Ombra Salumi Bar

Shadow Thieves is a monthly foodie series by Ombra. The next event, “The Understudy” will take place on Monday October 5 at 6.30pm.

Beat’s Guide to Melbourne’s Most Decadent Nutella Dishes

Did we miss out on your favourite? Let us know in the comments. 

The Night Noodle Markets Return For 2015

The Night Noodle Markets will take over Birrarung Marr from Thursday November 12 until Sunday November 29, so you've got just enough time to prepare your appetite.