Fortitude Valley’s Thrilling Lineup of Upcoming Events for Summer 2023

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Prepare to be captivated by an array of thrilling events in Fortitude Valley! From the allure of Flamenco to the blossoming beauty of Spring Fling, our suburban showcase delivers a diverse and vibrant lineup, ensuring there’s something to delight every taste.



Authentic Flamenco Presents Paula Rodriguez

Judith Wright Arts Centre
Friday to Sunday 
13 to 15 October 2023

After taking the world by storm with over 70,000 attendees in various cities worldwide, Authentic Flamenco is finally making its debut in Brisbane. Paula Rodríguez, a renowned flamenco artist, will grace the stage with her passionate performance, brought to you by the Royal Opera of Madrid and Fever. This is your chance to witness the raw power of this captivating Spanish art form from the heart of Brisbane.

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From Friday, 13th October, to Sunday, 15th October, the Judith Wright Arts Centre will come alive with the electrifying performances of brilliant flamenco artist Paula Rodriguez and her team of superb Spanish performers. This captivating display of authentic Spanish artistry, created with the Royal Opera Of Madrid, promises a weekend full of dance, song, and rich tradition suitable for all ages.

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Spring Fling

The Prince Consort
5 October-11 November 2023

As the days grow longer and the temperature rises, The Prince Consort in Fortitude Valley is transforming into a vibrant spring oasis for Spring Fling 2023. Contrary to the name, this promises to be no ordinary school disco. Picture yourself stepping into a real-life botanical garden, where over 40,000 flower stems adorn the venue, creating five weeks of spring celebrations. 

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With over 20 events to choose from, including a seafood festival, a wine walk, and a burlesque show, there’s something for everyone. So, come and experience the magic of spring in Fortitude Valley.

Urban Wine Walk

Various locations
Saturday 11 November

Experience the ultimate wine-tasting adventure in Fortitude Valley with the Urban Wine Walk™. This self-guided wine-tasting experience is designed for friends to enjoy together on a Saturday afternoon.

The event features hand-picked local bars and restaurants, all within easy walking distance of each other. You’ll have the opportunity to sample a range of wines from different wineries, making it a delightful day out for wine enthusiasts. Join the trail of tipples and good times through Fortitude Valley this November.

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Valley Fiesta

Fortitude Valley street venues
Friday/Saturday 
3 and 4 November

Valley Fiesta is Brisbane’s biggest annual party, drawing party-hungry music fans to Fortitude Valley. Join the street party and soak up the atmosphere on 3 to 4 November 2023.

This year marks the 26th anniversary of Valley Fiesta, a celebration of music, culture, and community proudly presented by Brisbane City Council and produced by QMusic. The outdoor stages will feature a stellar lineup of acts, including headliners Mallrat, Mildlife, and Hatchie, supported by the best local talents.

The program also includes a host of events that will electrify the Valley precinct, with outdoor street vendors, DJs, and plenty of live music to keep the energy flowing.

Take advantage of Brisbane’s biggest annual party. Join the festivities and take to the streets of Fortitude Valley for a memorable weekend of music, fun, and celebration.

Published 13-Oct-2023