TERRORBYTE Dracula’s, Broadbeach: The eternally damned present a spine-tingling vaudeville world. Starring Richard Pacionic, Rudi Testa, Amanda Conti, David Kume, Inia Dewar, Dannielle Glanville and Ben Winstanley. Dinner and show Tuesdays to Saturdays. Arrivals from 6.30pm. Details at 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 Centenary of the Anzacs and the heroes of the legendary Australian Light Horse. Tickets from $69.99. Go to outbackspectacular.com.au
A NIGHT AT THE OPERA De Vito Waterfront: Italian duets and classic showstoppers with big vocals from David De Vito and world-renowned soprano Alana Scott. Starts at 6pm. Bookings recommended. ZOOKEEPERS Southport Sharks: Modern jive live from 8.30pm. Free entry.
THE MISERINES Currumbin Pub: Catch threepiece group The Miserines; moody blues meets power pop. With members from Gold Coast acts Tangerine, Gramecy and Dirty Frank, The Miserines are an eclectic mix of lo-fi garage noise and soulful grooves. Supported by psychedelic rockers The Lonesomes, psych-pop Echowave and soloist Tyler Vivian. Doors open 8pm. Entry $10. 42BAND Southport Sharks: Brought to you by Gold Coast favourites The Hanlon Brothers, 42Band offer a unique fusion of reggae, soul, jazz, and R’n’B tunes to get the crowd moving. Starts at 8.30pm. Free entry. CHRIS HUTCHISON Cabana Bar and Lounge, Southport Sharks: Chris Hutchison will bring his beloved guitar and decade of experience to Friday Night Acoustics. Having supported a wide range of amazing artists such as Guy Sebastian, Thirsty Merc and Shannon Noll, Starts at 5pm. Free entry. FRIDAY FAVOURITES De Vito Waterfront: Favourite tunes from then until now with David De Vito on piano, guitar, vocals and “mayhem” and Glen Thomas on piano, vocal and trumpet. Starts at 6pm. Bookings recommended. CUMMO AND BANKXY Burleigh Heads Bowls Club: Featuring Gold Coast musicians Steve Cummins and Greg Bankx, this duo have a repertoire of over 1000 songs between them. Starts at 7.30pm. Free entry. SIMON MEOLA Watermark Hotel & Spa Surfers Paradise: Acoustic performer playing classics from the ’60s to now, with a dedication to keeping good music alive. Show at 6.30pm. Free entry.
THE POLAR BEARS Lonestar Tavern: One of Gold Coast’s most rockin’ small livemusic venues is back in action with a weekly performance from four-piece group The Polar Bears. They play the best Australian and international rock classics from the ’80s and ’90s to today. Starts at 7.30pm. Free entry. SIMPLE PLAN NightQuarter: Multi-platinum Canadian pop-punk legends Simple Plan are bringing their No Pads, No Helmets … Just Balls 15th Anniversary World Tour to NightQuarter! Opening to rave reviews across North America, the tour is a killer night chock-ablock full of Simple Plan’s poppunk classics, and now Australian fans get their one and only chance to hear the album in its entirety! Doors open 4pm. Tickets $79 from nightquarter.com.au SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE De Vito Waterfront: David De Vito’s famous big vocals are paired with the talented Tarscha and Stef Lazaro. From 6pm. Free. SURF REPORT Burleigh Heads Bowls Club: A talented and dynamic duo ready to rock your weekend. Starts at 6.30pm. Free entry. THE 2 OF US — DAVID HOBSON AND MARINA PRIOR Twin Towns: Accompanied by renowned pianist David Cameron, in a two-hour intimate performance, Marina and David will perform their classics from productions such as The Phantom of The Opera, Les Miserables, Hello Dolly!, West Side Story, Guys and Dolls, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and La Boheme as well as favourites from their award-winning albums. Starts at 8.30pm. Tickets $55. JIVE CATS Southport Sharks: Catch a rockin’ session of rockabilly and swing from 8.30pm. Free entry. JAMES FOX HIGGINS The Watermark Hotel & Spa Gold Coast: A performer for over two decades, James brings a special touch to every song he performs. Starts 6.30pm. Free.
SUNDAY SESSIONS De Vito Waterfront: Caleb