Your Ultimate Guide to What's On in Perth  Food & Drink Special #4   11/10/2018   View Online   Send to Friend
Food & Drink Special
HIGHLIGHTS: Margaret River Gourmet Escape | The Agency Pink Ribbon Ball | Unwined Subiaco | Xenides 80's Tribute Dinner | Oktoberfest | Cooking Workshops | Dining Experiences | Masterclasses
Nov 16-18, Various locations
in the Margaret River Region

Margaret River Gourmet Escape presented by Westpac welcomes some of the world’s best culinary talent (including Nigella Lawson, Rick Stein and more) to over 45 unique events. Tickets are still available to a host of popular events including gourmet beachfront BBQs, feasts in the forest, beer and Mexican snack party and the ever-popular Gourmet Village.
Sat Oct 27, Crown Perth

Celebrating its 15th Anniversary, this annual event in support of Breast Cancer Awareness, is a highlight in the WA social calendar. The glamorous night includes a 3-course banquet dinner, live entertainment, charity live auction and raffle, testimonial speakers, and Belle of the Ball Competition. 

Visit Scoop's Facebook page to WIN 2x tickets.

Oct 27 & 28, Market Square Park
Discover, taste and enjoy over 40 of WA's best boutique wine, craft beer, cider and spirits. Conveniently located in the charming garden setting of Market Square Park in Subiaco, there’s street food, live music and a selection of 250+ wines to try and buy.
Thu Oct 18, Shadow Wine Bar

Celebrate the opening of Black Swan State Theatre Company’s world premiere of Xenides and step back in time for the 80s Tribute Dinner at Shadow Wine Bar. It will be a four-course retro dinner party to remember, neon outfit not required!

Family Oktoberfest
on the Lawn

Wed Oct 20, Mandoon Estate
A family-friendly, fun-filled evening of delicious German food, ales, live music, giant lawn games and a humongous bouncy castle. Fancy dress is encouraged!
Elmars in the Valley Oktoberfest 2018
Oct 13 & 20, Elmar’s in the Valley
Don your German finest and collect your free pretzel on arrival at this merry, family-friendly celebration starring Bratwurst eating, tug-o-war and stein holding events.

Sat Oct 13, Baskerville Hall
A festival of Bavarian culture featuring live entertainment, on-tap beers and prize draws, all while helping raise funds for Possum Valley Animal Sanctuary. 
Food Festivals
Expect ultimate flavour creations at Perth’s first fried chicken battle! Fried chicken lovers will gather from all over Perth and beyond to indulge in one big hot bed of fried chicken talent and vote for the best!
Apple Blossom & Cider Festival
Sat Oct 13, Carmel Cider Company
Stroll through 10 acres of beautiful apple orchards with your family at this charming cider festival in the heart of the Perth Hills. With delicious cider, gelato and even an adorable petting farm for the kids.
Budburst Spring in the Vineyard
Sun Oct 14, Myattsfield Vineyard
Unwind in the picturesque grounds of Myattsfield Winery at this vibrant spring celebration of wine, beer, gourmet cheese and music - with a bouncy castle and party games to keep the young ones entertained!
Cooking Classes & Workshops
Making Class
Sat Oct 27,
Cannington Library
Accompany a professional sushi chef on a culinary adventure at this free, informative sushi-making session at the Cannington Library - the perfect event for Japanese food lovers!
Decorate a
Spring Cupcake
Oct 15 & 22,
Elevated Grounds Cafe
Let your culinary imagination run wild at this sweet event! Kids under 10 are welcomed at this beloved Perth Hills cafe to kick off Spring with delicious cupcake decorating activities.
Family Food
Skills Workshop
Tue Oct 16,
Fremantle PCYC
Join a knowledgeable group of third year ECU Community Nutrition students at this interactive workshop helping families make smart, healthy food choices on a budget that won't break the bank.
Dining Experiences
Tuscany in the City
Wed Oct 17, Balthazar 
Excite your taste buds at this luxurious event wherein Balthazar's experienced kitchen team will match some of Tuscany's most celebrated wines with a delectable four-course dinner.
Asparagus Lunch & Dinner
Fri Oct 19, Bickley Valley Cottage & Asparagus Farm
Join the asparagus experts at this charming specialty farm for a delicious three course meal prepared by onsite chef Nicolas Smeets, featuring freshly picked asparagus and a range of local beers and wines.
Eat Drink Vegan
Sun Oct 21, Joondalup Resort

Enjoy an interactive afternoon of vegan friendly wine and a gourmet 5 course meal, including a sumptuous dessert buffet, all while raising money, winning prizes and getting involved in food challenges.

Yum Cha at Vasse Felix
Sun Oct 21, Vasse Felix Wines
Revel in the delights of Yum Cha at Vasse Felix with ten delicious dishes created by Head Chef Brendan Pratt and the team, accompanied by Vasse Felix wines. It’s the perfect Sunday indulgence.
Food & Drink Masterclasses
Meet the Brewer
& Sake Guru

Sat Oct 27,
Lion Oriental Foods Co.
Join the delightfully cheerful master brewer Hiroshi Inoue, accompanied by Sake specialist ‘Sandra’ for a showcase of the Sawahime Sake Brewery's most popular and scintillating brews.
Journey into the
World of Champagne

Fri Oct 12,
Optus Stadium
Indulge in this exclusive event where you can feast on a gourmet cheese selection and soak up the history of the world's sparkling wine and proper champagne etiquette by champagne expert Kyla Kirkpatrick.
Sip on a glass of Champagne Taittinger while Russell Blaikie take the challenges out of seafood cooking. Leave the class armed with simple recipes showcasing the best in WA seafood.
Events by Region