Some of Melbourne's best Chinese restaurant gather for a dumpling celebration
Make your way to Chinatown's brightest walkway, 206 Bourke Street, for Melbourne's first dumpling festival. The event brings Chinese restaurants Tim Ho Wan, China Red, China Chilli and Dragon Boat together for the first time.
The restaurants will be creating delicious dumpling and beer pairings and running dumpling-making demonstratoins, Chinese calligraphy workshops and live entertainment.
Tim Ho Wan will be giving away free limited edition 'Lava Bombs', sesame seed-covered fried dumpling balls filled with sweet custard. The festival is also running a competition where they are giving dumpling lovers the chance to win a year's supply of dumplings. Simply enter tell them what your favourite dumpling restaurant is and why at the event.