POP UP BAR IS BACK!
Pop Up Bar is back every Friday night this February from 5pm with a cracking line-up of kids activities, roaming performers, food trucks, craft beer, cider, wine and of course amazing 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 Jimi Hocking's Blues Machine, Nicki Nicols, Thee Marshmallow Overcoats, finishing the series with the ever-popular local, Dirty Laundry.
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.
2019 Pop Up Bar Full List of activities and acts
Friday 1 February
This week we have multi-award winning blues musician Jimi Hocking performing with his band the Blues Machine. DJ Mick Jabber will be spinning tunes to get you on your feet dancing. In the galleries, join us for the opening of Crafty Queers, part of the Midsumma Festival from 6:30pm. For the kids, artist John Brooks will be hosting a fun and hands-on workshop, plus pom pom making with Urban Yarn Art. A great range of yummy gourmet food trucks will be on-site to fill hungry tummies. More information on the kids' workshops and exhibition opening can be found here
Friday 8 February
Our second big week of Pop Up Bar features Thee Marshmallow Overcoats. Come with us and time-travel back to the mid-sixties for a fabulous evening of classic hits. DJ Mick Jabber will be spinning tunes to get you on your feet dancing in between sets. For the kids, we have Urban Yarn Art and artist John Brooks both hosting workshops to keep little ones entertained, and dinner is sorted, with a range of gourmet food trucks to feed hungry bellies. More information on the kids' workshops and exhibition opening can be found here
Friday 15 February
This week at Pop Up Bar we are thrilled to present Nikki Nicholls with Boys performing a great mix of soul, blues and classic rock anthems together with current hits. Old school classics from AC/DC, David Bowie, Stevie Wonder, Pretenders, Prince, Rolling Stones, and many more. Australia’s top female magician, Cath Jamison will be wowing the crowds with her amazing skills, and get the kids involved in our free pom pom making workshop with Urban Yarn Art. More information on the kids' workshops can be found here
Friday 22 February
For our final night of Pop Up Bar we are set to rock! For the 4th year running, Dirty Laundry returns to serve up their songs in the manner that they should be. Live, full of energy and with a heavy dose of accuracy and passion. DJ Mick Jabber will be spinning tunes to get you on your feet dancing in between sets. For the kids, magician Cath Jamison will be inspiring budding ‘Harry Potters’ creating their very own wands in the gallery. Workshop spaces are limited, sign up here.
STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER UPDATES!