Our Events

It has been a wild ride, in and out of Lock Downs! Showtime Event Group is here to help you celebrate a summer of fun and freedom. Let’s get out and about with our events throughout Melbourne’s CBD, or alternatively, let us help you have some fun in the safety of your own home or office with our immersive events produced by our incredible team. 

IN-VENUE EVENTS

High Tea at Rippon Lea Estate

Join us for a day out for High Tea with your friends — small bites, delicious desserts and flowing sparkling in the opulent surrounds of the Rippon Lea Estate ballroom. This is high tea, but not as you know it. Secure your ticket now

Our calendar dates of Sundays and Wednesdays can see your next get together arranged by us.

High Tea Menu

Smoke salmon, dill and lemon roulade
Slow baked cherry tomato & olive tartlet YV Persian feta, micro basil
House made scone with jam and cream
Assorted macarons
Tiramisu chocolate cup
Banana bread. Banana frosting, freeze dried rasp, banana praline
Sandwiches
Classic white chicken and mayonnaise
Rye bread, cucumber and cream cheese

A Glass of Sparkling Wine on Arrival
Unlimited Tea & Coffee

 Children’s Menus available

This is a COVID-Safe event

Weddings Open Day at Rippon Lea Estate

Join us on Sunday November 28 at Rippon Lea Estate for our Wedding Open Day.

Experience how your wedding could be with us at one of our magical venues.

Enjoy arrival cocktails, roving canapés, a grazing station and desserts, while soaking in the gorgeous surrounds of Rippon Lea Estate.

We’ll have suppliers and staff on hand so you can envisage how your wedding day will look and feel. Think flower wall displays by Full De Bloom, delightful cakes by Torte by Mirjana, Jukebox tunes by Jukebox Racket, stunning florals by Botanics Melbourne and stationary displays by Life is Peachy. We’re just here to help you imagine your beautiful day!

Entry is free, but registration is required (below)

IMMERSIVE EVENTS

Cook Off Challenge $49 for two

Your choice of one of six different themed classes, hosted by our Head Chef, live from our studio in Showtime Events Centre. From creating hand-rolled gnocchi, to a one-hour dumpling making workshop, there is always something fun to choose from.

Our team will deliver ingredients to all guests within a 50km distance of our base at South Wharf (delivery costs apply)

  • For guests outside the 50km delivery routes, we can provide recipe cards and shopping lists prior to the event.
  • All guests will receive
    • large white chef’s hat
    • portioned ingredients
    • recipe cards

To really spoil the team, add beverages to the delivery. Simply contact us below to enquire.

Premium Hampers

Let’s bring the premium entertainment to you. Delicious food and incredible wines, zero fuss. 

Our team will deliver food and beverages to all guests within a 50km distance of our base at South Wharf (delivery costs apply)

  • Choose between a range of packages for two people:
    • Casual Grazing $89 per hamper
    • Substantial Grazing $139 per hamper
    • Classic Dining $70 per hamper
    • Premium Dining $189 per hamper
  • All packages can cater to dietary needs if providing during booking
  • Beverage offering available, or add on a cocktail kit!

Simply contact us below to enquire.

A Night In $77 for two

Get back in to your comfiest spot on the couch, and enjoy simply chilling out while we take care of you. Your night in will be catered for with delicious wine and cheese for two people. 

Our team will deliver to your door, a package including:

  • 750ml Bottle Antinori Santa Cristina Rosato 2018
  • Australian regional Cheese selection – Maffra Cheddar, Tarago River Blue Cheese, King Island Cape Wickham Double Brie, Aged Meredith Chevre, Crackers and Lavosh, Dried Apricots, toasted walnuts and fresh grapes, mixed olives
  • Two wine glasses
  • 30cm Square Wooden Acacia serving board

Cocktail and Cheese Kit $89 for two

We all miss having a few cocktails at an event or bar. So why not recreate this at home, minus the mess and confusion, with our bespoke-make cocktail kits? 

Our dedicated barmen have worked closely together to deliver an at-home experience that tastes just like it was made for you at one of our events.

  • Shake at Home Cocktail Jug (for two)
  • Australian regional Cheese selection – Maffra Cheddar, Tarago River Blue Cheese, King Island Cape Wickham Double Brie, Aged Meredith Chevre, Crackers and Lavosh, Dried Apricots, toasted walnuts and fresh grapes, mixed olives
  • Two 250ml Cocktail Coupe Glasses
  • 35cm Round Bark Serving Board

Choose from a range of cocktail flavours, including:

  • Spicy Margarita
  • Coconut Daquiri

OUT OF THE BOX SNAPS