Your Guide to Super Saturday
Super Saturday ~ a day featuring 65+ venues, 220+ acts, 50+ curators, 50+ record labels at the Independent Music Exchange, 20+ Vendors at the 1800 Street Party food-bev-market-dog-music festival in the Croxton Carpark, 1 Dog Show, Parade and Costume Contest, 3 suburbs, 1 tramline, 1 street – all free (with a Super Saturday ticket).
The Eighty-Six has been designed as a music lovers paradise dedicated to supporting Melbourne’s independent music and small venue culture. Please respect and support all the staff, venues, artists, fans and service providers who are working hard to deliver a day and night of musical memories.
Each venue has its own capacity that has been put in place to ensure a safe and fun event. You may not be able to get into the show you hoped – and if so, lean into Super Saturday, and let it take you on an adventure. Follow the route of the 86 tram (and surrounds) and who knows where you’ll end up…
Tickets: we have released the final allocation of Super Saturday tickets here and fulfilled those who joined the waitlist. There will be no more tickets released. If you want to try and trade tickets, you can try the Super Saturday Facebook Event.
Schedule & Playlist: the Super Saturday music schedule is here, and a PDF download is here. More info on the Super Saturday program is below. The Super Saturday playlist is here.
Road Closures and Traffic: There will be no road closures for Super Saturday. The 1800 Street Party will be held in the Croxton Carpark (580 High Street Thornbury). There will be an increased amount of people in the area throughout the day, please be aware, patient and kind to those around you and be mindful of traffic in and around the venues.
Super Saturday HQ: The Eighty-Six will set up a temporary Super Saturday HQ inside the upcoming Cinque! Cinque! Cinque! sandwich shop located at 555 High Street Northcote. This will be open between 9 am to 1 am to provide any necessary medical or other assistance to those who may require it.
Below are more details of what you can expect from Super Saturday. If you are after more information, please visit the FAQs page at our website.
Independent Music Exchange
A two-day, free, all-ages event that welcomes Australia’s diverse independent record labels to connect directly with the fans and followers that keep them inspired and afloat. With over 50 labels setting up shop at Thornbury’s Masaya Reception over Saturday 28, and Sunday 29 October, the Independent Music Exchange will spotlight the imprints of all sizes that remain loyal to physical product in the digital world, from homespun hobby projects to globally established stables.
Be sure to bring an empty tote bag for an unmissable opportunity to pick up vinyl, cassettes, merch, zines, test pressings, posters, warehouse finds, artist-signed items and other limited editions directly from these friendly operators. More info: here
Howl-O-Ween Dog Show, Parade and Costume Contest
10am–12noon at 1800 Street Party – 580 High Street Thornbury
PSA: Dogs do not need to dress up unless they enter the Spookiest Costume Prize.
Within the 1800 Street Party, Scratch presents the Howl-O-Ween Dog Show, Parade & Costume Contest. Hosted by Myf Warhurst, Howl-O-Ween is raising money and awareness for Pets Of The Homeless. We welcome dogs of all shapes, sizes, ages and breeds to register here to compete in the following categories:
Dogs do not need to dress up unless entering the Spookiest Costume Prize.
A lot more is happening including dog ice-cream, a Scratch Station, dog photo ops… More info on Howl-O-Ween is here.
1800 Street Party
Local bechamel-bourne legends 1800 Lasagne are curating a food, music, beverage and dog bonanza at The Eighty-Six at the Croxton Carpark from 9am to 9pm:
The 1800 Street Party Food & Beverage line-up:
Lasagne Di Carne (Beef & Pork) $26
Lasagne Di Melanzane (Eggplant) $25
Garlic Bread $9
CINQUE! CINQUE! CINQUE!
Paradiso Delle Salciccia (Donati Pork/Veal & Fennel Sausage Mix, Perfect Ciabatta, Roast Sweet Peppers, Braised Fennel, Provolone Dolce, Monte-Pork Jus, Kewpie Mayo, Basil Leaf.) $15
GRAY AND GRAY
Georgian Sizzle (Grilled pork Skewer, served in a soft bun, white onion, red adjika chili, and black garlic sauce $16
Uludag Gazozu Lemonade 250 ml $5
Uludag Gazozu Orangeade 250 ml $5
Borjomi Georgian Sparkling water 500 ml $10
Saj manakish (Choice of Za’atar or cheese) $15
Watermelon juice with mint and rosewater $6
Frappe (Greek Iced Coffee) $6
Spanakopita (Spinach & Cheese Pie) $15
Arancini, spicy sugo, Grana $6 each
Manchego & leek croquette, aioli $6 each
Chips, garlic, thyme, Parmesan $11
San Pellegrino sparkling orange juice $5
ZSA’S BAR BISTRO DELI
Tin of Meatballs (Zsa’s meatballs, sugo, pecorino served in a Mutti tomato tin) $16.5
Tinned “Fish n Chips” (Cocagne Portuguese sardines, virgin bloody mary, Chappy’s dill pickle chips
Yurrita Spanish anchovies, chili & garlic, Chappy’s sea salt chips) $16.5
Panino (Emilia – Mortadella, pistacchio, stracciatella and Vincotto // Verona – Heirloom tomato, pickled peach, buffalo mozzarella and basil oil – Verona can also served as a salad) $16.5 – add prosciutto $3
Lyres non alc Gin & Tonic $11
Lyres non alc Amalfi Spritz $11
Chappy’s Chips $7.70
Punjabi Samosa Chaat (2pc) $12.50
Kachori Chaat (2pc) $12.50
Chicken 65 Roll (Southern Indian style fried chicken in paratha roll) $12.50
Indo Chinese style noodles with tofu and mushroom $16.50
Langar Waali Daal (Lesser known but equally yummier sister of Daal Makhani) $18.50
Butter Chicken $20
Sides & Flatbread
Veg biryani Rice bowls $7.50
Ghee paratha $4.50
Gulab Jamu (2pc) $7.50
Mango lassi $5.50
Turmeric Latte $5.50
Masala Chai $5.50
Authentic vegetarian Middle Eastern street food
Breakfast Pocket (Scrambled eggs, parsley, dill, labne tomato and cucumber) $15
Green Falafel Pita Pocket (Falafels (parsley, coriander, mint) with chopped salad, pickled cabbage, hummus and tahini) $14
Red Falafel Pita Pocket (Falafels (capsicum and chilli) with chopped salad, pickled cabbage, hummus and tahini) $14
Mixed Falafel Pita Pocket (Red and green falafels, chopped salad, pickled cabbage, hummus and tahini) $14
Sabich Pita Pocket (Eggplant, potato, egg or falafel, chopped salad, pickled cabbage, hummus and tahini) $15
Cauliflower Pita Pocket (Fried cauliflower, chopped salad, pickled cabbage, hummus and tahini) $15
Falafel Salad (Green and red falafels, chopped salad, spicy green salad, pickled cabbage, hummus and tahini) $17 – add pita $3
Add a side of
Zhoug (hot sauce) $2.50
Amba (mango chutney) $1.50
All of our items can be made gluten friendly, just ask us!
Black coffee $5.50
White Coffee (Flat White, Latte, Chai, Hot Choc etc)
+ soy/ +oat add 50c
+ almond milk $1
Filter Coffee Small $5 / Medium $5.50 / Large $6
NOLA (New Orleans Iced Coffee) $7
Iced Filter Coffee $6.50
Iced Latte $7
Cannoli $5.50 each or 5 for $25
Ricotta – whipped ricotta with candied orange, choc chips and hive honey
Vanilla Creme brûlée – real vanilla bean custard, free range eggs with creme brûlée ends
Chocolate – rich chocolate and coconut cream (vegan)
Passionfruit Cheesecake – NYC Style Cheesecake
Pistachio – pistachio panna cotta (vegan)
Filled Fresh to order! All Gluten free!
Authentic Portuguese Custard Tarts
1x tart $4.50
5x tart $21.50
12x tarts $44.00
Popcorn Caramel Fudge
Curry Leaf and White Chocolate
Strawberry and Lychee
Ice cream Jaffles $11
Dog ice cream $7
Kirk’s Creaming Soda $3.50
Kirk’s Lemon Squash $3.50
Coca Cola $3.50
San Pellegrino Chinotto $4.50
San Pellegrino Limonata $4.50
Aperol Spritz $18
Patient Wolf G&T $14
OK! Margarita Seltzer $12
Moondog Tropical Crush Seltzer $11
Moondog Lager $12
Moondog Old Mate Pale Ale $12
Fizzyboi Canned Pet Nat $17
2022 Jamsheed Ilaj Chardonnay Pecorino $14
2022 Jamsheed Apricity Pinot Gris “Rose” $15
2022 Jamsheed Apricity Sagrantino (Chilled) $15
Heaps Normal Quiet XPA <0.5% $9
TINA 2.0 – Raspberry Jasmine and Pearl <0.5% $12
Canned Water $4
Coke Zero $5
Yumbo Lemonade $5.50
Yumbo Mandarin $5.50
2022 Jamsheed Ilaj Chardonnay Pecorino, Yarra Valley / Heathcote $14
2022 Jamsheed Apricity Vermentino, Heathcote $16
Fizzyboi Canned Pet Nat $17
2022 Jamsheed Apricity Pinot Gris “Rose”, Mt Alexander, Bendigo $15
2022 Jamsheed Apricity Sagrantino (Chilled), Heathcote $16
2021 Jamsheed Apricity Syrah, Yarra Valley / Beechworth $15
Moondog Lager $12
Moondog Old Mate Pale Ale $12
Heaps Normal Quiet XPA $9
Market Stalls include:
1800 Street Party runs from 9am-9pm at The Croxton Carpark, next door to 580 High Street Thornbury.
Free Ticketing Info
Final Tickets for Headline Shows
Limited tickets are available to a bunch of great Eighty-Six shows this week:
Super Saturday Recap
The Eighty Six has been made possible with support from the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria and in partnership with Darebin City Council.