Melbourne Cup Events In Perth 2019
The fashion and excitement of spring racing is well and truly upon us, with the jewel in the crown of the season, the prestigious Melbourne Cup Carnival, only a week away.
Just because we live on the west coast, doesn’t mean we should miss out on the electric atmosphere of the race that stops the nation.
So brush up on this season’s latest trends, hit up your milliner and don your best race wear to try your luck at Perth’s hottest Melbourne Cup events for 2019.
Shake up your Melbourne Cup celebrations with a cocktail masterclass and Italian inspired luncheon at La Capannina.
Dress to impress and be rewarded with a cocktail on arrival, indulge in canapés, a mediterranean lunch and finish on a sweet note with a delectable dessert, as you catch all the horse racing action on the big screen.
Meanwhile, three European masters of cocktail will train and guide you on how to make your favourite cocktails, before handing over the reigns to test your new skills.
Our very own Shann will be spinning the decks to keep the good vibes going throughout the day.
When: November 5, 10.30am to 4pm
Where: L1, 171 The Esplanade, Scarborough
Whether you are an Italian stallion or a frolicking filly, celebrate the big race in elegant revelry with world class service at Santini Bar and Grill.
Kick off the celebrations with a drink and canapés on arrival, catch all the racing action on the big screens (with a couple of cheeky bets) and groove along to Bad Habits’ cracking DJ set for the Rooftop at QT after party from 2:30pm (free entry).
Mosey on over to Santini Grill where a 3-course Italian feast and flowing French champagne awaits.
When: November 5, 11.30am to 2.30pm (after party on the rooftop)
Where: 133 Murray Street, Perth
The Raffles Hotel
Choose your own adventure at The Raffles, with the Beer Garden playing host to a massive outdoor party, with four areas featuring pop-ups by Hoegaarden, Ketel One Botanical, Pimm’s and Robert Oatley wines.
For a classy VIP experience, head to your own private bar to soak in the riverside views while feasting on premium canapés and enjoying a free-flowing beverage package.
When: November 5, from 10am
Where: 70-72 Canning Beach Road, Applecross
Tickets: $25 – $149
Swan Yacht Club
Get amongst all the race-day action at Perth’s award-winning Melbourne Cup event at the Swan Yacht Club.
General admission will have you enjoying a 3-hour drinks and catering package from 11am to 2pm, with race and miniature horses joining the celebration.
Be prepared to dance all day with Streamline Entertainment DJ Existic, churning out a mix of house, upbeat and fun tunes, before Jason Duffin hits the decks from 3pm with some old school party tunes.
When: November 5, 10am – 8pm
Where: Riverside Road, East Fremantle
The Left Bank
Opt for a laid back Garden Party to celebrate the race that stops the nation at the Left Bank, or go all out with a classy cocktail party featuring premium finger food, an Oyster station and 3 hour drinks package.
The Garden Party starts out the gate at 10am, with the bar fully stocked for a day of beer and champagne. With free entry, it is first in, best dressed.
Live band Bright and Cutts will join Streamline’s party starter Pierce Ericson to keep the crowd buzzing into the evening.
When: November 5, Garden Party from 10am, Cocktail party from 11am
Where: 70-72 Canning Beach Road, Applecross
Tickets: Free – $98
Where better to celebrate race day than Perth’s original horse stables? Watch the prestigious race your way, by joining The Stables lively Garden Party or sit down for an extravagant dining experience with the Dining Room Long Luncheon.
Start your day the right way in the Garden Party with a cocktail and beverage token included on arrival, with food stations serving up delicious treats all day.
The luxe dining experience includes a premium beverage package and four courses of mouthwatering delights.
Add in sweepstakes, door prizes and a kicking after party from 3pm with Grizzly to round out a perfect day of spring racing celebrations.
When: November 5, from 11am – late
Where: 888 Hay St, Perth
Tickets: $50 – $140
The Perth Event DJ Specialists
With so many great options, we hope this article can help you pick the 2019 Melbourne Cup event that suits you and your crew.
Regardless of your choice, you can trust the music entertainment will be on point thanks to the Streamline Entertainment DJ Team!