What’s On in June
This month we’ve got more than enough to keep your mitts warm. The Winter Night Market is back with a stack of mouth-watering delights, specialty shopping and delicious mulled wine. Truffle lovers will be treated to the ultimate indulgence with the Truffle Melbourne Festival boasting a jam-packed line up across two huge days! And if that’s not enough, we’ve also got Queen Street Plaza, the Taste of Portugal Festival and the Melbourne Book Market.
Winter Night Market
Wednesday nights until August 28, 5pm – 10pm
The Winter Night Market returns for 2019 to warm up your Wednesdays with delicious street food, specialty shopping, quirky entertainment and spiced mulled wine. Delight in the smells, sounds and tastes of winter. The perfect night out with friends, colleagues or loved ones.
Queen Street Plaza
Sunday, June 2, 16 and 30
Located in the heart of the Market on Queen St, you’ll be treated to the wonderful sounds of music as you sink your teeth into a rotating offering of mouth-watering street food. Don’t miss out!
Taste of Portugal
Sunday, June 9, 10am-4pm
Celebrate Portuguese cuisine, music, dance, history and language at the Taste of Portugal festival! This year we’ve got traditional dancing and singing – not to mention a photography exhibition and a number of kids’ activities. If you’re a food lover, you’ll delight in the Portuguese chorizo making workshop and a demonstration of the baking of Portuguese custard tarts made fresh on site.
Truffle Melbourne Festival
Saturday, June 22: 9am-7pm and Sunday, June 23: 9am-4pm
This year promises new truffle experiences as the largest truffle celebration outside Europe returns for a two-day festival! Whether you’re a truffle tragic or simply curious, we’ve got a huge range of affordable truffle dishes including everything from truffle pizza to truffle crepes and even cheesy truffle raclette.
Melbourne Book Market
Every Sunday until August 25
The Melbourne Book Market is a curated collection of more than 5000 new and pre-loved titles. Peruse literature, history, gardening, travel, art and kids’ books plus a selection of quality second-hand vinyl records and CDs.