Mardi Gras Season At The Beresford
It's Mardi Gras season at The Beresford and we're throwing open the doors with a month of fabulous events!
February 12: The Beresford Dog Show
10am - 3pm
Back by pawpular demand, The Beresford and Pup N Pussy are delighted to announce the third outing of the great Beresford Dog Show - hosted by the wonderful Justin Hill! Experience our furry friends market with stalls from Pup N Pussy, Monika’s Doggie Rescue, and more serving up tasty treats, funky toys and designer accessories for you and your four legged friend. Bacon & egg rolls and coffee will be available at the Courtyard bar from 10am onwards.
February 26: Sex Shooters DJ DUO
7pm - late
David Hart & Claudio Girardi aka SEXSHOOTERS are a London based Dj / Producer duo. In the past two years SEXSHOOTERS have become a notorious international brand working dance floors in some of the worlds best clubs and parties with their signature high-energy, sexually charged, uplifting Tech, Tribal, Circuit and Progressive house sound. Don't miss SEXSHOOTERS at Upstairs Beresford this Mardi Gras.
February 27: Monday Movie Night feat. Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert
7pm - 11pm
Hosted by the fabulous CARMEN GEDDIT, Monday movie nights will be celebrating Mardi Gras in style with cult Aussie classic 'Priscilla, Queen of the desert'. $10 pizzas, free popcorn and 49% off selected wines all evening.
February 28: Politics at the Pub
6:30pm - 11pm
$10 entry (All proceeds from ticket sales are donated to The Equality Campaign)
Australians 4 Equality and Merivale are pleased to present "Politics in the pub", an informal discussion on the issues around marriage equality. Hear from our panel of international and local advocates including, Ricardo Lara (Californian Senator), Kristina Keneally (Former NSW Premier). Dr. Shirleene Robinson (National spokesperson for Australian Marriage Equality) and Tiernan Brady (Director - Australians for Equality). Present your ticket after the show to receive 10% off dinner in the bistro!
March 4: Mardi Gras Parade
7pm - 11:30pm
Join 10,000 fabulous people as they unite for a glittering explosion of pride in the heart of Sydney’s gay and lesbian district. Born from a single night of political protest in 1978, the true Mardi Gras spirit lives on 39 years later, bringing the city to a standstill with hundreds and thousands lining the streets in support of equality, pride and a dazzling spectacle of sparkles and self-expression.
March 5: Laneway Party
2pm - 1am
Tickets from $77.50
The day after the big Parade and Party, say farewell to Mardi Gras like the legend you are at LANEWAY. Join your fellow revelers for live music, pop up drag shows, world class DJs and a diva or two at The Beresford. A cherished tradition, The Laneway began as a portable stereo and a couple of milk crates on Hill St, and has evolved to a spectacular street party celebration you will not want to miss. Powerhouse vocalist PEYTON is visiting from Ibiza to appear at Laneway, and we've announced DJ legends VICTORIA ANTHONY, HAYLENISE and AMANDA LOUISE.
March 6: Recovery Party
12pm - late
Catch up on all the weekend goss over $10 Bloody Marys, $10 pizzas and 49% off selected wines. Monday Movie nights will be continuing the Mardi Gras party atmosphere with cult classic Pride showing from 8pm. As usual, free popcorn will be served up to all movie attendees!