What's on in Brisbane?

When it comes to what's on in Brisbane, you can be certain it’s taking place just moments from the Mercure Brisbane Hotel. Check into our centrally located CBD hotel any time of year and you’ll be just moments away from the capital city’s most popular events.

From sporting events to holidays, food and wine festivals, concerts and cultural functions, the Mercure Brisbane is the perfect choice for soaking up the exciting spirit of Brisbane.

    • EKKA ROYAL QUEENSLAND SHOW
    10 to 19 Aug 2018

    EKKA 2018

    • State of Origin 2018
    June 6th, 24th & July 11th 2018

    State of Origin

    • Jan Powers Farmers Markets
    Wednesdays

    Jan Powers Farmers Markets Brisbane City

EKKA 2018

10 to 19 Aug 2018

The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) is Queensland's largest annual event. Held over ten full days, Ekka showcases life and achievements in the Sunshine State, bringing people together since 1876.

The Ekka showcases the best of Queensland with animal competitions, award-winning food and wine, live entertainment, carnival fun, family shopping, educational activities and much more.

This iconic show is full of traditions, a unique atmosphere and childhood memories which have been passed down through generations of families. It's a true Queensland experience and one not to be missed.

For more information on the Ekka click here. 

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State of Origin

June 6th, 24th & July 11th 2018

The Holden State of Origin Series, returns in 2018 and will this year be held in three cities.  Witness first-hand the passion on display between these famous rivals in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Don't miss out on your chance to attend the event that captivates millions of fans around the globe!

Game 1 | 06.06.18 | MCG Melbourne

Game 2 | 24.06.18 | ANZ Stadium Sydney

Game 3 | 11.07.18 | Suncorp Stadium Brisbane

Get your tickets here

We are only 1.6km's from Suncorp Stadium! Stay with us and make the most  it. Click here to book your accommodation.

Jan Powers Farmers Markets Brisbane City

Wednesdays

Bringing the farm to the city! Jan Powers Farmers Markets are located at the George Street end of Queen Street Mall at Reddacliff Place every Wednesday from 8am-6pm. Pick up a fresh bunch of flowers, fresh box of warm doughnuts or some local produce. Farm fresh fruit and vegetables, honey, bread, bagels - you name it!

Jan Powers Farmers Markets are the perfect place to pick up some lunch during the work day, local ingredients for dinner or snacks for throughout the day.