The ultimate guide to Melbourne's best markets

The best weekend markets, foodie markets, book markets and more.

Melbourne's best blockbuster events

The best major events on in Melbourne this year.

The best freebies and two-for-one deals in Melbourne

How to get free cocktails, desserts, chocolate and more.

26 May

Reconciliation Week Pop-Up Market

First Nation Australians are setting up shop in the lead up to Reconciliation Week.

26 May - 29 May

The Other Art Fair

Original affordable works from independent artists with installations, performances, DJs and a bar.

20 May - 17 Jul


The Tony Award-winning musical puts a contemporary twist on the classic tale.

28 May - 29 May

African Festival

A cultural immersion in all things Africa.

27 May - 3 Jun

National Reconciliation Week at Melbourne Quarter

Enjoy events, installations, a market and live music marking National Reconciliation Week.

16 Mar - 18 Sep


The award-winning musical has arrived in Melbourne.

17 May - 16 Oct

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

The brand-new production can now be enjoyed in one magical afternoon or evening.

21 May - 21 Sep

Igloo Wonderland at The Wharf Hotel

Cosy up beneath a sky of twinkling fairy lights on the banks of the Yarra.

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30 May - 28 Nov

Library Cinema

See contemporary, classic and documentary films on the big screen at Library at The Dock.

The best winter dining pop-ups in Melbourne

Find secret bars, basement hideaways and exclusive dining experiences.

The best brunch spots in Melbourne

Find bottomless brunch, Japanese breakfast sets, Sunday brunch spots and more.

19 May - 29 May

Inside Out

A place for imagination, collaboration and artful play.

27 Jun - 9 Jul

The Melbourne Magic Festival

Casting its spell with performances and workshops for all ages this winter.

20 Mar - 29 Aug


Share the delight of stories, songs, and picture books with your pre-schooler.

4 Jun - 5 Jun

Patricia Piccinini Workshop

A chance for young art fans to meet Patricia Piccinini and create their own artworks.

22 Apr - 30 Jun

Luke Jerram: Gaia

See Luke Jerram’s detailed sculpture of the earth suspended in St Paul's Cathedral.

13 Jan - 22 Dec

Tai Chi on the Deck at The Dock

Enjoy a tai chi and qigong class outdoors – it's the perfect mind and body exercise.

30 May - 28 Nov

Library Cinema

See contemporary, classic and documentary films on the big screen at Library at The Dock.

20 Jan - 19 Jun

Mental: Head Inside

Visit Science Gallery's inaugural exhibition around mental health.

3 Jun - 5 Jun

Shop the City: Winter Weekend

Shop exclusive offers and discounts at the city’s iconic malls, centres and laneways.

1 Jun - 12 Jun


A surge of art, music, performance and ceremony in the heart of Melbourne.

1 Jun - 31 Aug

Winter Night Market

The Winter Night Market returns to Queen Victoria Market.

4 Jun - 5 Jun

Cat Lovers Show

The ultimate feline festival and fur-filled weekend of cat-inspired fun.