QV Square will be a hive of activity with daily workshops and freebies running outside of the Fri-Sun Christmas market days. Swing by any day to chill out in the Dream Tent, listen to live music, or get some free Christmas nail art. Or if you’re up for a challenge, roll up your sleeves and learn to create your own gingerbread house or Christmas wreath!
QV Nimbus Bar
12pm - 5pm, Daily from Monday 2 – Sunday 22 December
Ice cold treats will be served daily, making the QV Dream Tent the perfect place to unwind with friends after a long day shopping, or an afternoon reprieve from working!
12pm - 3pm – Friday 6, 7 & 8 December
Relax and enjoy some live tunes with Melbourne band Cedar at the QV Dream Tent, and pump some chilled out Christmas cheer into your lunch break to help relieve the party season stress.
12pm - 5pm - Friday 13 – Sunday 15 December & Friday 20 – Sunday 22 December
Melbourne market gurus Sisters’ Market will occupy the Dream Tent over two weekends, hosting 40 distinctive stalls; the perfect destination to pick up exceptional last minute gifts. Click here for more info.
Christmas Cupcake Decorating Workshops
12:30pm - 2:00pm – Tuesday 3, 10 & 17 December
Transcend simple cupcake decorating and create works of edible art in the Christmas themed cupcake decorating workshops from The Cupcake Family. Click here for more info and to book.
Flower Temple Christmas Wreath Workshops
Wednesday 4 & 11 December - 6pm - 8pm
QV’s resident florist, Flower Temple will run after work Christmas wreath workshops to help take holiday decorations to the next level. To book your place, click here.
Flower Temple Christmas Table Art Workshops
Thursday 5 & 12 December - 6pm - 8pm
In this class you will create memorable Christmas table settings in the QV Dream Tent, utilising incredible flora and craft ideas to inspire personal centrepieces. To book you place, click here.
Gingerbread House Creation Courses
Wednesday 4 & 11 - 12:30pm - 2pm and Monday 16 December – 6pm-7:30pm
Christmas treat expert, GingerGirl will guide baking enthusiasts to create edible pieces of architecture from delicious gingerbread. Click here to book.
M Dreams - Shoe Customisation Workshops
1pm - 3pm – Monday 9 & 16 December
Get creative and customise Melissa shoes to keep or gift-wrap for that person who has everything! To book your spot, click here.
Goddess of Nails & Beauty – Free Christmas Nail Art
10am - 12pm – Saturday 7 & Sunday 8 December
Get into the spirit and spruce up tired nails with some Christmas dazzle. With a great selection of festive styles to choose from, the ladies from Goddess of Nails & Beauty are here to spread the Christmas cheer.
Christmas Wrapping Paper and Card Creation Workshops
Thursday 12 & 19 December - 12:30pm - 2pm
Create bespoke wrapping paper and gift tags to give Christmas gifts that extra special something in a customised gift wrapping workshop. To book your spot, click here.
Christmas Terrarium Workshop
Thursday 19 December – 6pm - 8pm
Learn to make Christmas sphere terrariums with air plants and natures very own decorative embellishments; mixing pine cones, tropical nuts, cinnamon and much more to create a unique glass hanging terrarium. To book your spot, click here.
Express Dumpling Dinner
6pm - 8pm – Friday 6, Monday 9 & Wednesday 18 December
Dumpling experts Shophouse Kitchen will serve up a festive feast with a twist in the QV Dream Tent.
Get more information here.
Get more information here.