Celebrate the spirit of spring and reserve your seats at the Spring Retirement Festival today.
Tickets to all events are FREE! Bookings are essential.
Slick choreography and perfect harmonies will have you toe-tapping, singing and dancing in the street.
13 September, 6pm - 7.30pm
120-130 Townsend Road, St Albans Park
18 September, 6pm - 7.30pm
Waterford Valley Lakes
175 Kelletts Road, Rowville
Celebrate a musical era defined by upbeat rhythms, funky dance moves and lyrics inspired by optimism and resilience.
4 October, 1pm - 3pm
72 Kangan Drive, Berwick
Get ready to swing to some iconic tunes with the musical stylings of Big City Duo. This two piece band featuring a vocalist and musician will play some of the classiest songs of the last few decades with hits from the likes of Shirley Bassey, Frank Sinatra and Michael Bublé.
14 September, 2pm - 4pm
The Links at Waterford
79 Karoo Road, Rowville
Big band swing meets dazzling glamour with this fabulous five-piece band. Expect Flappers, Gatsby gangsters and songs that are all class.
18 September, 2pm - 4pm
The Brighton on Bay
1 Asling Street, Brighton
26 September, 2pm - 4pm
114 Westall Road, Springvale
A live cooking class and tasting experience hosted by Blake’s Feast, one of Melbourne’s leading caterers.
19 September, 10am - 12pm
48-58 Central Parkway, Caroline Springs
24 September, 2pm - 4pm
15 Fulham Road, Rowville
Grab a paintbrush and let your creativity flow over a tipple or two as you're guided by a professional artist to create your very own masterpiece.
12 September, 2pm - 4pm
12-26 Eagle Drive, Pakenham
25 September, 2pm - 4pm
699 Highbury Road, Burwood East
Get set to inspire your green thumb this spring with celebrity gardening guru Charlie Albone. The LifeStyle Channel's resident horticulture expert, TV presenter and one of Australia's most revered landscape designers, holds the honour of being the only Australian ever to compete at Chelsea Flower Show in consecutive years, winning two silver medals. Flowers practically bloom in his presence. There’s nothing about creating beautiful outdoor spaces that Charlie doesn’t know and this is your chance to get an insight into his expertise.
10 September, 10am - 12pm
50 Abervale Way, Grovedale
This good time musical show, brings the songs of the stage, screen and prairie to life.
20 September, 2pm - 4pm
42-60 Capital Avenue, Glen Waverley
22 September, 2pm - 4pm
165 Osborne Drive, Mt Martha
This is one acoustic trio you won’t want to miss, playing swing, bossa-nova and old-school rhythm and blues.
2 October, 2pm - 4pm
2A St James Court, Blackburn South
11 October, 2pm - 4pm
120 Clegg Road, Mt Evelyn
Get into the spirit of spring with this masterclass in plant potting. Take home a beautiful keepsake to nurture and grow.
4 October, 2pm - 4pm
26-46 Rutherford Road, Viewbank
Join a dance hall full of movers, groovers and shakers at the Spring Retirement Festival’s Silent Disco. Snap on a pair of headphones, become one with the music and dance the night away. Whether you’re doing the tango, the foxtrot or the funky chicken, the only person who’ll be able to hear the music is you. It’s the epitome of self-expression, freedom of movement and joyful abandon. Trying not to smile? Impossible. The most fun you’ll ever have with a pair of headphones on, guaranteed.
11 October, 6pm - 7.30pm
Waverley Country Club
60 Bergins Road, Rowville
Blake Sebastian, of the Richmond Hill Larder, hosts a delectable paired wine and cheese tasting experience.
12 September, 2pm - 4pm
264 Springvale Road, Nunawading
9 October, 2pm - 4pm
The Village Williamstown
1-49 Paas Place, Williamstown
A trio of some of Melbourne’s finest string players perform their fantastic repertoire of songs ranging from classical to pop.
8 October, 10am - 12pm
183 Osborne Drive, Mt Martha
16 October, 2pm - 4pm
10 Waterford Park Avenue, Knoxfield
For over a decade Michelle Jaystone has been gracing audiences Australia-wide with her vocal talents. From jazz standards and romantic ballads to modern dance, Michelle and her band will deliver an unforgettable repertoire that will please even the most discerning listener.
10 October, 2pm - 4pm
Port Phillip Village
1 Stewart Avenue, Altona
Step back in time with Joe Piastrino as he pays homage to some of the greatest musical artists of all time including Roy Orbison, Elvis Presley and Buddy Holly.
2 October, 6pm - 7.30pm
2 Glendale Court, Werribee
3 October, 4pm - 6pm
57 Gloucester Avenue, Berwick
Enjoy this evocative display of fine art curated by Without Pier Gallery from prominent local artists and featuring the works of Betina Fauvel-Ogden, Brighton resident and winner of the Packers Prize from the 2016 Archibald Prize.
Free admission and no bookings required.
3-4 October, open 10am - 4pm
Classic Residences Brighton
3 Brewer Road, Brighton East