Glow in the Dark Frida Paint & Sip Tour at Perth Observatory

Discover Art and Astronomy: Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour at Perth Observatory

Are you ready for an extraordinary evening where creativity meets the cosmos?

The Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour is set to illuminate Perth on Friday, 19 July 2024, from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM AWST.

This unique event combines painting with stargazing, making it a must-attend for art enthusiasts and astronomy lovers alike.

Hosted at the historic Perth Observatory, it promises a night of fun, learning, and dazzling glow-in-the-dark artistry.

Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour: Event Date, Time, and Location

  • Date and Time: Friday, 19 July 2024, from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM AWST
  • Location: Perth Observatory, 337 Walnut Road, Bickley, WA 6076, Australia
  • Booking Link: Eventbrite page

Nestled in the scenic hills of Bickley, the Perth Observatory provides a perfect backdrop for this unique event.

The serene natural environment and cutting-edge astronomical facilities ensure an unforgettable experience for all attendees.

What to Expect at the Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour

The Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour is designed to provide a comprehensive and engaging experience. Here’s a closer look at what the evening entails:

Create Your Own Glow in the Dark Frida Kahlo Masterpiece

Kick off your evening with a guided painting session, where you’ll create a glow-in-the-dark masterpiece inspired by Frida Kahlo.

This step-by-step guided session ensures everyone, regardless of skill level, can produce a stunning piece of art.

Professional instructors will provide tips and guidance, making the experience enjoyable and educational.

The glow-in-the-dark paints add a magical touch, transforming your artwork into a vibrant display under UV lights.

Whether you’re an experienced artist or a complete beginner, you’ll find the session both relaxing and inspiring.

Stargazing Night Tour at Perth Observatory

While your masterpiece dries, the adventure continues with a 45-minute guided night tour of the Perth Observatory.

During the tour, you’ll view 4 to 6 celestial objects through the observatory’s powerful telescopes.

This guided stargazing session is a highlight of the evening, offering a rare chance to explore the night sky and learn about the wonders of the universe from expert astronomers.

Capture Memories: Group Photo with Your Glow in the Dark Artwork

After the tour, return to the painting room for a final group photo with your completed artwork.

This session provides a wonderful keepsake of your evening, capturing the fun and creativity of the event.

What’s Included in the Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour

The Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour offers exceptional value, with a range of inclusions designed to enhance your experience. Your ticket price covers:

  • A guided, step-by-step art class
  • All necessary art supplies (canvas, glow-in-the-dark paint, brushes, easels, aprons, UV lights)
  • A glass of wine on arrival
  • A grazing table with a variety of delicious nibbles, including gluten-free options. You are welcome to bring your own food if you have specific preferences or dietary requirements. Juice, water, tea, and coffee will also be available.
  • A 45-minute guided night tour at the Perth Observatory

The inclusion of a welcome glass of wine and a grazing table ensures you can relax and enjoy the evening. Whether you’re sipping on your favourite beverage or indulging in the gourmet snacks, you’ll find the atmosphere welcoming and enjoyable.

Who Should Attend the Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour

The Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour is perfect for a wide range of attendees. Whether you’re an art lover, an astronomy enthusiast, or simply looking for a unique night out, this event is tailored to provide an unforgettable experience.

  • Art Enthusiasts: If you love painting and creativity, this event offers a unique twist with glow-in-the-dark paints and a Frida Kahlo theme.
  • Beginners: No prior painting experience is necessary. The guided, step-by-step format ensures that everyone can create a beautiful piece of art.
  • Couples: Looking for a romantic and unique date night? This event combines the intimacy of a painting class with the wonder of stargazing.
  • Friends: Gather your friends for a fun and creative evening out. It’s a great way to bond and make lasting memories.
  • Astronomy Lovers: If you’re fascinated by the night sky, the guided tour of the Perth Observatory is a highlight you won’t want to miss.
  • Solo Attendees: Perfect for those who enjoy meeting new people and engaging in creative activities.

Explore Bickley: Wine Trails and Dining Near Perth Observatory

Make the most of your evening in Bickley by exploring the nearby attractions before or after the event. The area offers a variety of activities that complement the Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour.

Bickley Valley Wine Trail The Bickley Valley Wine Trail is home to some of Western Australia’s finest wineries. Take a leisurely drive and stop at a few local wineries to sample exquisite local wines. It’s a perfect prelude to the evening’s festivities.

Cafés and Restaurants Bickley boasts a selection of charming cafés and restaurants. Consider dining at the popular Core Cider House, where you can enjoy a meal made from fresh, local ingredients. The serene orchard setting and delicious cuisine make it an ideal spot to relax and savour the local flavours.

Getting to the Perth Observatory for the Glow in the Dark Tour

Attending the Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour at the Perth Observatory is easy, whether you’re driving or taking public transport.

By Car The Perth Observatory is located in Bickley, approximately a 35-minute drive from Perth CBD. The scenic drive through the hills is a pleasure in itself, offering beautiful views of the countryside. Ample parking is available on-site, making it convenient for those driving to the event.

Public Transport Public transport options are limited, but it’s still possible to reach the observatory without a car. The closest train station is in Kalamunda, from where you can take a taxi or ride-share service to the observatory. Alternatively, carpooling with friends is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint and enjoy the journey together.

Don’t Miss the Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour in Perth

The Glow in the Dark Frida Paint, Sip & Tour is an extraordinary event that combines the joy of painting with the awe of stargazing.

Whether you’re an art enthusiast, an astronomy lover, or simply looking for a memorable night out, this event promises to deliver an evening of fun, learning, and inspiration.

With all materials provided, a glass of wine on arrival, a delicious grazing table, and a guided night tour of the observatory, the Glow in the Dark Frida Paint & Sip Tour offers exceptional value and a truly unique experience.

Don’t miss this opportunity to explore your artistic side and marvel at the wonders of the universe.