RETRO VAMPT Dracula’s, Broadbeach: The famed cabaret restaurant’s latest vampire vaudeville show celebrates the 1970s through big hair, spandex flares and a funky song list. Dinner and show Tuesdays to Saturdays. Arrivals from 6.30pm. draculas.com.au SALUTE TO THE LIGHT HORSE Outback Spectacular: One of Australia’s most stirring true stories is reborn as Australian Outback Spectacular commemorates the heroes of the legendary Australian Light Horse. Tickets from $69.99. outbackspectacular.com.au SWEET ROAD Javeenbah Theatre Company: Sweet Road shows us a collection of diverse characters as they set off on road trips through the Australian outback. Some of the travellers are trying blindly to find their destinations, while others are trying to find a highway to anywhere. Book online at javeenbah.org.au or call 5596 0300. BOYBAND: THE MUSICAL The Spotlight Theatrical Company: Follows the turbulent chart-topping rise and fall of fame of fictitious boyband Freedom. Featuring songs from favourite boy bands such as Take That, The Backstreet Boys, Westlife and more, Boyband takes a lighthearted look at the grit behind the glamour of the pop industry. Book online at spotlighttheatre.com.au or call 5539 4255. BLITHE SPIRIT Ballina Players: The smash comedy hit of the London and Broadway stages, this muchrevived classic from the playwright of Private Lives offers up fussy, cantankerous novelist Charles Condomine, remarried but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his late first wife, the clever and insistent Elvira who is called up by a visiting happy medium, one Madame Arcati. Tickets are available from Just Funkin’ Music or book online at ballinaplayers.com.au friendly security guard Price steps onstage to cover songs by the world’s best crooners. Show at 10.30am. Free entry. KINGSWOOD Miami Marketta: Aussie rockers and multiple Triple J Hottest 100 entrants Kingswood take over Miami Marketta on their After Hours, Close to Dawn tour. Show starts 8pm. Tickets $28.60. DAVID DE VITO De Vito Waterfront: The chef singing and on guitar unplugged from 6pm for diners.
THE REKINDLERS Currumbin Pub: The Rekindlers alongside Dave is a Spy, Ra Ra Ruby and Fight Ibis bring you a night of alt-rock, indie-pop and psychedelic tunes. Show starts 8pm. Entry $10. JOSH LOVEGROVE Currumbin RSL: Singersongwriter Josh Lovegrove brings his own flair to everything he touches at Deck Acoustics from 5pm. Free entry. THE MASON RACK BAND Southport Sharks: Gold Coast local Mason Rack brings his blues/rock flavour to Southport Sharks, with his raspy vocals described by fans as one on the sexiest voices in blues music. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry. THE STEELE SYNDICATE NightQuarter: This Brisbanebased septet has an eclectic, genre-bending sound that reimagines elements of old school funk, reggae, ska and indie rock. Doors open 4pm. Free entry. LOCAL REVOLUTION Miami Marketta: Deep afro Latin rhythms, heavy dub reggae, old school hip hop soul and that funk that don’t stop, interlaced with thought provoking lyrics of world peace. Doors open 4pm. Free entry. HELL AND WHISKEY Burleigh Brewing Co: Combining the soul of old delta blues with the high energy of 50s rock n roll, Hell and Whiskey span a multitude of genres while keeping to their signature dusty style. Starts at 5pm. Free entry. CHRIS COOK BAND Burleigh Heads Bowls Club: The Chris Cook Band is made up of three collectors of old and obscure music – the music that is lost or easily forgotten from today’s radio and makes for a fun night. Starts at 7.30pm. Free entry.
WALLY AND THE GATORS Southport Sharks: RNR tunes from 8:30pm. Free entry. BILL JACOBI Currumbin RSL: The solo artist and one-man band plays percussion, lap slide, open tuned guitar and banjo on the deck from 3pm. Free entry. SINGING CHEFS De Vito Waterfront: Entertainment and songs from Tarscha, David De Vito and Glen Thomas from 6pm. Free entry. ELVIS – AN AMERICAN TRILOGY Twin Towns: Take three of the Worlds leading Elvis tribute artists, Vic Trevino Jnr, Gino Monopoli, Steve Michaels, then start from the very beginning. Show starts 8.30pm. Tickets $50.
Local Revolution play Miami Marketta.