White Night at the Ballaarat Mechanics’ Institute
17th March, 2018
7 PM – 2 AM
Ballaarat Mechanics Institute, in association with the House of Music presents an expose of local live music, in performance and recorded and filmed.
Also art installations, bar and chill spaces plus blitz chess downstairs with the Ballarat Chess Club.
The Ballaarat Mechanics’ Institute (BMI) is Ballarat’s independently run cultural hub since 1859.
View our historic building or take a break from the hustle and bustle of the night’s activities.
White Night at the BMI is proudly sponsored by Blue Pyrenees Estate and Minerva Books.
Image by Chippy Riviera/Chipshots
Over three of our fantastic spaces
Great Ballarat musical talent in performance presented by House of Music dispersed with historic footage of local bands and artists.
Art installations and film by Ballarat artists will be on display. Chill out space – bar and balcony viewing open.
Watch or join in Blitz (5 minute) or Bullet (I minute) Chess games or complete the Knights Tour for a prize.
For those on Sturt Street, the balconies of the Ballaarat Mechanics’ Institute will feature a night of celebrated Drag Artists. Hosted by Miss Art Simone and Miss Philmah Bocks who will be joined by local queens.