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General News / January 13, 2017

Dry January? 10 things to do this weekend if you’re off the gargle

General News / January 13, 2017

Dry January? 10 things to do this weekend if you’re off the gargle

It seems every friend is partaking in the “tradition” of dry January. Or like most of us, your wallet is probably just light after Christmas and New Year’s celebrations.


If your head is wrecked for ideas on what to do this weekend and you’re staying in, we’ve made a list of 10 things to watch, play and enjoy over the next few days.

If you’re not participating in Dry January check out our Weekend Guide. Drinking is welcome at most of the events there…

9.  Watch all of ‘The OA’ on Netflix.

Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Prairie returns home, now in her 20s with her sight restored. While many believe she is a miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous…

8. Attend a Yoga workshop here.


7.  Catch up on some of the best documentaries of 2016. We made a list of our favourites for you here.


6. The Lighthouse cinema screen the movie Gremlins here.

5. Watch the new Netflix ‘Minimalism: A Documentary About The Important Things’.

Examining the many levels of minimalism by looking inside the lives of minimalists from various walks of life.

4. Binge watch ‘People Just Do Nothing’.

The ‘eccentric’ staff at a pirate radio station shows what it takes to run an illegal business.

3. Go along to a vinyl market here.

Vinyl market

2. Take up mediation with an introductory session here.


1. Watch a screening of Trainspotting in The Sugar Club here.