Spanish Fiesta with ‘Karavana Flamenca’ – 26 March 2020

Experience the spirit of Spain with a night of authentic Spanish musicand food. Flamenco band “Karavana Flamenca” performs a repertoire ofSpanish rumba, traditional flamenco and upbeat gypsy music. Deliciouspaella Valenciana will be available at 7pm.($15) A night to dance, lounge or dine Spanish style! It will be a night of duelling flamenco guitars, searing impassioned…

Read More...

Yoga – Sound and Song at the Palais – 4 April, 2020

Do you love yoga and music? Or would you like to learn more about yoga? Have you experienced the magic of the meditative state of mind, or would you like to explore that? Do you love music? Perhaps you sing or play an instrument, or you love listening to music, or dancing… Do you enjoy…

Read More...

The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra – Monday 13 January

Fresh from the Cygnet Folk festival, this band is coming to Franklin for a concert at the beautiful Palais Theatre.  Bring your dancing shoes, this is going to be a lot of fun! From ballads and singalongs to high-energy dance parties, The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra have spent years telling their stories with guitars and violins,…

Read More...

Van Diemen’s Band ‘Christmas’ concert – Tuesday 17 December 2019

Back by popular demand Van Diemen’s Band takes a whole new ‘VDB Christmas’ on the road again this year. Artistic Director, Julia Fredersdorff has put together a large 17th Century band featuring weird and wonderful instruments of the renaissance.

Read More...

Looking for some inspiration to purchase those last minute Christmas gifts?

The Franklin Palais Collective has a range of beautiful handmade gifts and Christmas trims to fill up those Christmas stockings. Come and support your local community! The Palais Collective is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday between the hours of 9:30am and 3:00pm during the Christmas period

Read More...

Free CPR & AED demonstration at the Palais – 2:30pm on 23 November 2019

Read More...

The Camino Voyage – Saturday, November 23

The only Tasmanian screening of the multi award-winning documentary “The Camino Voyage”. An epic tale of constructing and rowing a traditional Irish curragh 2500 km from Ireland to northern Spain.  The Camino Voyage has it all – adventure, danger, courage, endurance, friendship, emotion and humour – and a tragic final twist to the tale.  This is all…

Read More...

Halloween in Franklin – October 31

Read More...

Free Premier Movie Event on 26 October

There will be a free premiere screening of the movie – ‘Castle in the Sky’, on Saturday 26 October at 6pm. All welcome!!

Read More...

Dance the night away at the 1920 Prohibition Grand Ball!

Live Music and Dancing is guaranteed at this licensed event at the Palais Theatre on 2 November, 2019. Set up your own table, win prizes and dance the night away – last week for pre-bookings!

Read More...

Subscribe here for advance notice of Upcoming Events and/or monthly movies at the Palais. No spam ever, that's a promise.