Winter Night Markets
Commonwealth Place will come alive for three mid-winter evenings with stalls selling gourmet food and wines, local produce, arts, crafts and jewellery and live entertainment to warm the body and soul.
Thursday will feature Live music from leading jazz band the Mike Price Trio and freestyle music from local DJs.
Friday will see the ANU College of Science students bringing their own form of fun to the Winter Night Markets with liquid nitrogen ice-cream along with the opportunity for people to extract the DNA sequence from strawberries.
Where: Commonwealth Place, Parkes.
When: 5:30pm to 9:30pm Thursday Saturday, 23-25 August
Winter Carillon Recitals and Tours
Don’t miss the special National Carillon winter recitals on Wednesdays and Sunday throughout August.
On Saturdays you can take a tour of the National Carillon and explore the amazing 50 metre tower housing 55 bronze bells.
Recitals: Wednesday and Sundays at 12.30
Tours: Every Saturday from 7 July to 25 August, bookings essential on 6257 1068
Where: National Carillon, Aspen Island
How much?: Recitals are free. Tours cost $8 for Adults, $4 Concessions, and $20 for Families, Bookings Essential on 02 6257 1068.
Full for details on the Winter in the Capital Festival visit: www.winterinthecapital.gov.au