What’s on around town

• Book yourself into Cafe Freda’s on Sunday June 30 for Cooking With Acid a pop-up menu with Chateau Acid. The wine house’s drops will be on pour, and the menu will feature them too. Plus, a hot line-up of tunes.

Perks & Mini (or PAM) has a knack for curating covetable pieces and designing vibe-heavy capsule collections with other creatives. The latest is with Ace Hotel, and it's a six-piece collection that's available to shop now.

Capella has kicked off its Chef-in-Residence series with Federico Zanellato, the kitchen talent behind Lode Pies. Until August 8, head in to all-day diner Aperture for a Wagyu pie with mushroom and red wine jus, or a truffle and Comté number topped with potato dauphinoise. (Best enjoyed with the Sandstone lager, the house brew made especially for the hotel by Young Henry’s.)

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Rainbow Studios, Brent Gold and Jade Gillett's creative house in Darlinghurst, is hosting Reverie, an exhibition by artists Tan Arlidge and Joshua Space, at The Vault House in the CBD. Catch the installation of sculptures and mirrors on Thursday June 27 or request a catalogue.

• Luxe out with a free night at the new luxury lodges at Bells at Killcare. Book by June 30 to enjoy three nights for the price of two on stays before August 31.

Osteria Ilaria: Shell House’s Menzies Bar is hosting the teams from Tipo 00 and Figlia Pizzeria tomorrow night. The Melbourne teams will be dishing out pasta, wine and cocktails – and their signature hospitality. Bookings essential.

• Until July 31, book a table for eight to 14 people at Chez Blue – the charming French spot in Rozelle – to nab a free magnum of Moet & Chandon.

• Yo-Chi is back with Tribute Tuesday, its initiative that sees hard-working members of the community acknowledged each week with free swirls of frozen yoghurt. On June 25, all teachers can head in for a froyo on the house. Keep your eyes on the brand’s feed for who’s up next.

• Winter staycay: check in at Crown Sydney between now and February 28, 2025, with the Table for Two offer to enjoy a night in a Harbour Bridge or Opera king room, $250 dining credit, bottle of bubbles on arrival and buffet brekkie the next day. Prices start at $799 per night.