Grab your funny bone and get ready to laugh, here are some of the best bars to laugh your heart out on the Sunshine Coast.
Finbar’s Irish Pub
Where Maleny locals come for a drink and great feed, Finbar’s Irish Pub seems to always have great live entertainment to keep the atmosphere high throughout the week. This Wednesday night, Green Comedy is taking over Finbar’s with the BeyondBlue open mic night and charity fundraiser. Showcasing a line-up of ‘green’ comics who are ready to tackle the crowds with their stylings, a few seasoned comics will be mixed in throughout the evening to give those greenies a little break. One of Brisbane’s hottest comics, Jacob Lingard will perform alongside Michelle Azevedo and Glenn Stephens on the evening. If you’re looking for something to do on Wednesday night you should head down to Finbar’s, grab a wood-fire pizza and enjoy a drink and some laughs.
Cost: General Admission – $15
When: Wednesday Feb 18th
Where: 12 Bicentenary Lane, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
Forty Five 51
Caloundra’s favourite tapas bar, Forty Five 51 is letting the funny guys take over in what is sure to be a hilarious night out. Full-time comedian, Damien Power is currently working his way through a headline tour around Australia. Coming straight off the high of being hand-selected to support Tenacious D, Jack Black’s musical duo, Damien Power will be supported by Dan Rath as well as six up-and-coming comedians. Grab some tapas, a couple of drinks and a seat. This Thursday night you have no excuse to stay indoors, even if it is a work night!
Cost: Admission – $10
When: Thursday Feb 19th
Where: 1/115 Bulcock St, Caloundra, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
Sunshine Beach Surf Life Saving Club and Restaurant
There is something interesting on every day at the Sunshine beach Surf Club. This Friday night all you need to do is get your friends together because this Surf Club is providing the food and the entertainment. Dine on fresh ingredients and local produce without breaking the bank. Once you’re done with dinner, head to the bar and make sure you have a drink in hand because at 8pm it’s time to laugh. Adam Richard has been a standup comedian since 1997 and is bringing his 18+ comedic routine to the Sunshine Coast. Adam has been all over Australian media outlets throughout the years, and his popularity is still going strong. Adam will be supported by Desh and Matt Marr, making this evening one not to be missed.
Cost: Members – $15, Non Members – $18.50
When: Friday Feb 20th
Where: Cnr Belmore Tce & Duke St, Sunshine Beach, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
The Piano Bar
Every Tuesday night at The Piano Bar in Maroochydore something magical happens. Headliner comedians from the Brisbane comedy circuit descend upon this Mediterranean tapas and wine bar with one thing in mind – making locals laugh. Enjoy dishes straight from Cyprus, including Koupepia (grape-vine leaves stuffed with pork mince, rice, herbs and tomato sauce), or a variety of tapas delicacies. Book a table, gather up your friends and get ready for an amazing night.
Cost: Admission – Free
When: Every Tuesday
Where: 22-24 Ocean St, Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
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