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WORD ON THE STREET #251

It's getting hot in here!

WORD ON THE STREET #251

As the weather heats up Queenslanders come out to play. And there is plenty to do this summer! From roller skating on the HOTA green to watching a heart-warming story of love at An American in Paris. Be prepared to spice up your summer with many incredible activities.

MEXICALI POP UP RESTAURANT | PACIFIC FAIR

Open Wednesday – Sunday

Who’s ready for margaritas! Now you can shop and dine from your favorite Mexican restaurant at the same time. Mexicali has for a limited time opened a mini pop-up restaurant at The Resort Pacific Fair. Enjoy a taco or sit and sip a margarita in the cool summer air. But get in quick this restraint won’t be staying. It’s the perfect place to stop when Christmas shopping is almost over.

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AN AMERICAN IN PARIS | QPAC

8th- 30th JAN 2022

The four-time Tony award-winning musical is hitting Brisbane! Everyone loves a love story, and this musical is one of the best. Set in one of the most romantic cities in the world this is the story of an ex-American soldier turned painter who meets a beautiful French girl. Get ready to fall in love this January.

ART MIXTAPE: YOURS FOR THE SUMMER | HOTA

From December 18th

HOTA is ready to add the spice this summer! They have incorporated a brand-new exhibition that is perfect for the summer heat. From retro to Mythology this exhibition has it all. With pieces from Australian and New Zealand artists such as Kathy Temin, Michael Zavros, and Sam Jinks. It’s bound to be a hit.

MAMMA MIA DINING EXPERIENCE | MY, MY HOW CAN I RESIST YA

Opening in Brisbane in March

Everyone knows the iconic musical and movie, now get ready for a disco-filled dining experience, gimme! gimme! gimme! Have a dream and escape to Greece for a night and enjoy a 3-course dinner while being serenaded by some of ABBA’s most iconic songs. Honey, honey the waitlist is open now so take a chance and book for an unforgettable night. Don’t forget to wear comfy shoes so you can dance like a dancing queen!

ROLLER SKATING RINK | HOTA

Open till the 23rd of Jan

Who’s ready to roll their way through summer. Me! This summer HOTA will be holding a pop-up roller-skating rink on the concert lawn. A perfect activity for both young and old. The date night that they will remember or the place to take the kids when school holidays get boring. When you are done explore the other activities that HOTA has going on such as Lawn games and the big sprinkler.

About the Author

Lauren Philp

Lauren Philp

Just a girl with a big appreciation for the Hollywood world. I have a deep passion for the stars and fashion but for now, you’ll see me out and about on the Gold Coast. I always have an iced latte in hand and am always thinking about my dogs. I believe that people who are creative are the greatest gift in life.