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    Tropic Weekender: Your insider guide to the best events this weekend

    We're excited about the weekend ahead - apart from a whole bunch of cool stuff happening in music, sports and the arts, SUNDAY SOCIAL is happening from 4pm at Gin Social.

    This new monthly event will feature live music, smoked BBQ plates, market stalls, creative cocktails, mojitos by Bacardi, kombucha sangria by Cherries and all the good vibes.

    Brought to you by the team behind Meet Eat Repeat, we'll see you on the terrace (all undercover in case it rains) at the Hilton Cairns from 4pm on Sunday, March 18.

    Weather outlook features a max of 30C and some showers on Saturday and max temp of 29C and some possible showers on Sunday. 

    Either way, have a great tropical weekend!

    Saturday 17th March

    1. Airwolf - Elevate EP tour at Kezz Bar: Info

    2. International Women's Day Dinner hosted Friends of Himalayan Children: Info

    3. Austen Tayshus live at Yorkeys Knob Boat Club: Info

    4. Free entry at Cairns Art Gallery: Info

    5. Cairns Dive-In Movie at Woree Pool: Info

    6. Saturday night poker at Raintrees Tavern: Info

    7. Active Living Aqua Aerobics at Esplanade Lagoon: Info

    8. Culture Kings takeover at Gilligans featuring DJ Ulahz: Info

    9. Colorful BLAC at Elixir Tapas Bar: Info

    10. Live at the Grand - local funk, blues and rock music at the Grand Hotel: Info

    11. Drewboy & The Sax Addicts live at the Red Beret Hotel: Info

    12. St Patricks Day with Blue Reed at the Conservatory Bar: Info

    13. Northern Pride vs PNG Hunters at Barlow Park: Info



    Sunday 18th March

    14. SUNDAY SOCIAL at Gin Social: Info

    The crew behind Meet Eat Repeat is excited to present SUNDAY SOCIAL, a monthly event kicking off at Gin Social on the terrace at Hilton Cairns from 4pm this Sunday, March 18.

    Here's what SUNDAY SOCIAL is all about:

    • specially crafted smoked BBQ menu by Mondo's including:
      • smoked chicken wings + Carolina dipping sauce for $5
      • Pork Slider with soft roll + coleslaw for $5
      • Beef Slider with soft roll + Coleslaw for $5
      • Mixed Smoked Plate + Coleslaw + Carolina Dipping Sauce for $12
    • creative cocktails, cold beers, great wines, mojitos by Bacardi and Kombucha Sangria by Cherries Health + Wellness Store
    • live music by Coco-May
    • market stalls by Makin' Whoopee Gift Shop, Succuliving, LP Records and more
    • kid-friendly

    See you there from 4pm!