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5 Things To Do In Sydney This Week 13th – 19th June

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  1. Supanova

When: Fri 17th: 1- 8pm, Sat 18th: 10am- 6pm, Sun 19th: 10am-6pm,

Where: Sydney Show Ground

Cost: $28-$70 (1 or 3 Day)

Source: Rip It Up
Source: Rip It Up

Sydney’s biggest pop culture expo returns where comic lovers, cosplayers, industry superstars and merchants unite for an epic weekend of nerdy wet dreams and media fantasies. This year the guests include the likes of Hollie Marie Combs and Shannen Doherty from Charmed, Sean Astin from the Lord of the Rings trilogy (Samwise Gamgee), Dragon Ball Z‘s Goku voice actor Sean Schemmel, Adventure Time‘s Jeremy Shada (Finn), plus many, many, many more. Don’t miss all the stalls, shows, exhibitions and excitement in Australia’s largest pop culture event.

 

  1. The Night Market

When: Sat June 18th, 5:30pm

Where: Carriageworks – 245 Wilson St, Eveleigh

Cost: Free

Source: BH&G
Source: BH&G

Planning to be the hottest winter market of the season, Carriageworks and Vivid Sydney have teamed up to create a large-scale contemporary food and wine market, showcasing the very best producers and chefs from across Sydney and Regional NSW. There’ll be more than 50 stallholders, featuring some of the industry’s most respected names cooking over flames such as Billy Kwong, Efendy, Icebergs and many more. Visitors are invited to chat to the chefs and enjoy produce from the likes of Porteño, Young Henrys, Thievery, Cornersmith and Cake Wines.

 

  1. Chippendale New World Art Prize

When: Everyday until June 26th

Where: The Old Rum Store – 2-10 Kensington St, Chippendale

Cost: Free

Source: Vivid
Source: Vivid

The Chippendale New World Art Prize represents the advent of a new world where art spreads across all arenas to create new possibilities. Check out the 41 finalists for the fourth annual art prize, this year themed around the concept of ‘spirit’. The Art Prize calls upon artists, creative agencies and students alike as the new voices of change, asking entrants to be inspired by art’s capacity to breathe new life into the urban sphere and embrace the new worlds of art and technology.  It is set to be an interesting and diverse showcase as all mediums are encouraged, including new or non-conventional technologies and works are created from a collection of both emerging and established artists.

 

  1. Banquet

When: Fri June 17th, 9:00pm

Where: The World Bar- 24 Bayswater Rd, Kings Cross

Cost: Free before 10pm, $5 after

Source: Banquet FB Page
Source: Banquet FB Page

Every Friday at The World Bar there’s a smorgasboard of local and interstate talent hopping behind the decks. Add in some teapots, free entry (when you post on the Banquet Facebook wall) and you have stellar night ahead of you listening to some fresh as fuck new music. This week Banquet welcomes Melbourne future bass producer Mitsunami and his debut EP ‘Paradark’. The full line up is Mitsunami, Korky Buchek, Mellifluous, Live Wire DJS, Han Yolo, SURES DJ, plus special guests Evangeline and Froyo.

 

  1. SASH By Day

When: Sun June 19th, 2pm

Where: The Greenwood Hotel- 36 Blue St, North Sydney

Cost: $20

Source: S.A.S.H
Source: S.A.S.H

Joining up with one of Sydney’s longest running house institutions, The Greenwood hosts S*A*S*H by Day. Spend your Sunday taking in the music along with the glorious sandstone open air courtyard. The historic church in North Sydney nestled at the feet of sky scrapers offers a heaven to the mayhem washed in the Australian sun. It is an outdoor “smoker friendly” venue with cheap drinks, a spectacular setting and a pumping sound systems to keep things sounding delicious.