Discover the Festival Club at the ACMI Cafe & Bar – the meeting place for readers, writers and Festivalgoers. Catch up on your reading over a coffee, unwind with an MWF cocktail, and fuel your Festival with great food. Present your MWF ticket for a 10% discount of drinks and food at the Festival Club.
Deakin Edge comes to life every night of MWF with an exclusive pop-up bar, open half an hour before every evening session. Enjoy food by Beer DeLuxe and drinks from Hargreaves Hill Brewing Co., Kooks Social Winery and The Melbourne Gin Company at your seat.
Festival Bar opening times:
Wednesday 30 August
Stephen Dupont: Don’t Look Away
Bar open 6 – 9.30pm (serving before, after and during interval)
Friday 1 September
Nancy MacLean: Alan Missen Oration – Democracy in Chains
Bar open 5.45 – 6.15pm
Bar open 8 – 10.30pm (serving throughout)
Sunday 3 September
Robert Fisk: Closing Night Address
Bar open 6 – 6.30pm