POP UP BAR IS BACK!
Pop Up Bar is back every Friday night this February from 5pm with a cracking line-up of food trucks, craft beer, cider and wine and live music.
A fantastic free event hosted in the forecourt of Kingston’s iconic City Hall, Moorabbin will return to its live music roots with sets from Geoff Achison, Soul Sacrifice, Takin' Cover as well as Dirty Laundry and the Soul Sisters.
Located just a hop, skip and a jump from Moorabbin train station, Pop Up Bar is a free all ages community event. Grab your friends and family and make it a date.
LIVE MUSIC, FOOD TRUCKS, boutique design & local CRAFT BEER
Geoff Achison – Friday 3 February
Known for his energetic live performances and unique guitar mastery, Geoff Achison is an award winning blues and roots artist. Geoff began his apprenticeship with legendary Australian blues singer-songwriter and guitarist 'Dutch' Tilders, establishing himself as a fine lead guitarist before striking out with his own.
Food trucks include Mutter Krause, Yo India and The Greek Trojan Yiros with craft beers supplied by Braeside brewer Boatrocker Brewing Company.
Tonight's opening night will also feature a Boutique Design Market held in the Grand Hall featuring stunning and unique homewares, shoes, clothes, handbags, swimwear, baby and kids items, vintage goods, furniture and jewellery.
Media Lab Melbourne's 'Bus Station Poetry' & DJ Glitch
Each week in partnership with Media Lab Melbourne, Kingston Arts invites an artist to present a playful, interactive work in the courtyard between City Hall and Kingston Arts Centre, accompanied by a DJ.
This week, artist Pierre Proske will show 'Bus Station Poetry', a LED display user-driven artwork, which transforms the act of idling into a creative, poetic word-play. Melbourne powerhouse, DJ Glitch, will also be spinning tunes alongside 'Bus Station Poetry', playing a mix of punk funk, old school electro, new wave disco and minimal tech-house.
Soul Sacrifice – Friday 10 February
With passion and precision, Soul Sacrifice faithfully recreates the music of the legendary band Santana. Featuring burning renditions of Latin infused rock classics such as Oye Como Va, Black Magic Woman, Jingo Lo Ba and Soul Sacrifice; plus breathtaking delivery of guitar ballads including Europa and Samba Pa Ti, Soul Sacrifice captures and delivers the signature multicultural sound and spirit that is Santana.
Food trucks include The Burglary, The Real Jerk Food Truck and Nuoc Mamas with craft beers supplied by Braeside brewer Boatrocker Brewing Company.
Takin’ Cover – Friday 17 February
Takin' Cover are one of Melbourne’s great party bands delivering hit after hit all night long. From the latest chart smashes to yesterday’s classics, Takin’ Cover play the songs everyone wants to hear, sing and dance to with an infectious party attitude.
Food trucks include Nuoc Mamas, Pizza Wagon and The Real Jerk with craft beers supplied by Braeside brewer Boatrocker Brewing Company.
Dirty Laundry and Soul Sister – Friday 24 February
Dirty Laundry and Soul Sister are arguably one of the most popular bands in the south eastern suburbs of Melbourne covering some of the best rock songs around. From passionate performances of David Bowie, U2, INXS, The Rolling Stones and The Doors, you’ll be blown away by front man Andy Wilson and the band’s energetic live show.
Food trucks include, The Greek Trojan Yiros, The Burglary and Mutter Krause with craft beers supplied by Braeside brewer Boatrocker Brewing Company.
Kingston Arts Pop Up Bar is supported by Ray White Moorabbin, Boatrocker Brewing Company and Show Division.