Grand Final Day Events Melbourne

Melbourne Sports And Entertainment PrecinctFootballGrand Final Day Melbourne is so popular that the state government made the Friday a public holiday.  Melbourne is known as the sporting events capital and the MCG is the home of the AFL Grand Final.  So Melbourne will be buzzing all Grand Final Week starting with the Brownlow Medal at the start of the week.  Then a Grand Final Parade on Friday through the main streets with both teams soaking up the atmosphere that Melbourne turns on.

Come Saturday from breakfast to closing it will be wall to wall AFL Football in Melbourne anywhere you turn!

We have some great Melbourne venues and ideas for your Grand Final Experience!  Enjoy!

Grand Final Day Melbourne Ideas

With a selection of Melbourne's best pubs, clubs, restaurants, hotels and events over the Grand Final weekend we've got loads of ideas for fun things to do to get your fill of footy fever.

  • Footy Takeaway at Amora Hotel Riverwalk

    Amora Hotel Riverwalk

    Richmond / 03 9246 1200

    AFL Grand Final

    Get your crew some awesome Amora takeaway for the Grand Final Weekend. All your favourite footy bites to enjoy the Footy games.

    Fabulous Footy Fever Weekend Takeaway

  • Enjoy Gourment Ice Cream  from Luvlee

    Luvlee Gourmet Ice Cream


    Grand Final Day Ice Cream Hampers

    Kick a goal this finals weekend with an awesome selection of ice cream hampers. Luvlee Gourmet Ice Cream have award winning ice cream you can order Online and arrange delivery. Fantastic for the whole family.

    Kick a Goal with Ice Cream

  • Grand Final Day Wine from Kellybrook Winery

    Kellybrook Winery

    Yarra Valley

    Celebrate Grand Final Day with Wine

    Whether your team wins or loses this Grand Final Weekend, you will be on a winner with Kellybrook Wines from the Yarra Valley. You can easily order from the Shop Online and the wines, brandy and ciders can be delivered in time for the opening siren.

    Kick Goals with Kellybrook Wines


All the AFL and NRL footy and non footy ideas for things to do in Melbourne with friends and family keep coming this Grand Final Weekend. We've tabled a quick version to help you and your friends get out and about on these Big Days.

Melbourne Grand Final Day Things to Do

Here is our Melbourne Grand Final Day summary guide of things to do. Ideas for the weekend, the day, the eve. Ideas for breakfast, lunch and dinner in great Melbourne restaurants, hotels, pub and venues to help celebrate this awesome September Grand Final Day!

Southbank Hophaus
Grand Final Day Voucher May be your team didn't make it to the Grand Final. That's okay. Treat yourself. Get a Hophaus Gift Voucher for the next time your team plays.
Port Melbourne Rubira's
Grand Final Weekend Seafood Awesome finals footy seafood takeaway or delivered from Rubira's. The best Grand Final Weekend dining. Make sure you kick a goal and order.
Southbank Ludlow
Footy Finals Gift Voucher Ludlow Melbourne is a crowd favourite. Maybe if your team is not playing finals you can treat yourself a Gift Voucher and enjoy once Melbourne opens up.
Melbourne Turf Bar
Sports Bar Gift Voucher The Turf Sports Bar is a favourite for Sports! And with footy finals interstate you can treat yourself a Gift Voucher for your next visit once Melbourne opens up.
Melbourne Bourke St Imperial Hotel
Grand Final Day Treats Footy Fever Takeaway Offers from Melbourne Hotel available for Pick Up or Delivery.
Richmond Amora Riverwalk
Footy Finals Day Kick a goal with footy food from Amora. Can arrange takeaway delivered and barrack this Grand Final Day in Melbourne from the couch.
Yarra Valley Kellybook Winery
Finals Time Cheers Kellybrook have the Finals selection wines perfect for celebrating Grand Final Weekend. You can toast your team. Order online and have them delivered. Also order Kelly Brothers Ciders and Craft Beers.
Mornington Luvlee Gournet Ice Cream
Premiers Ice Cream Treats Ice Cream they scream! The Siren sounds! The winner is Ice Cream. Luvlee Ice Cream! Treat the family this Grand Final Day. Luvlee Ice Cream Hampers can be delivered! Book it!

Tell us about your Melbourne Grand Final Day EventMore Big Days of fun in Melbourne

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