The ultimate guide to Melbourne's best markets

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

The best free and cheap family activities

Find family-friendly fun and free events in Melbourne.

What's free in Melbourne this month

Everything to see, do and enjoy in Melbourne for free this month.

22 Sep - 2 Oct

Melbourne Royal Show

The Show is officially back, bigger and better than ever after a two-year hiatus

2 Oct

Festival Indonesia

Celebrate the beautiful diversity of Indonesian cultures and cuisines.

21 Sep - 26 Oct

Europa Night Market

Bringing your favourite European street eats to Queen Vic Market.

1 Oct

Herbal Tea Workshop

Gain knowledge of medicinal herbs and craft your own herbal tea, with naturopath Maddie Lewin.

21 Jun - 29 Jan

Indigenous Art from the NGV Collection

Discover art that builds on and challenges tradition in Indigenous Art from the NGV Collection.

1 Sep - 2 Oct

Wisdom and Light

Immerse yourself in a transcendent digital art experience at Golden Square Rooftop.

10 Sep - 9 Nov

Longsong Full Moon Party

Experience a full moon party complete with Thai food and cocktails.

14 Sep - 8 Oct


A place to meet, make, talk, watch and listen during the Alter State festival.

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7 Aug - 28 Oct


The multi award-winning Broadway musical opens at the Regent Theatre in August.

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Melbourne Museum

Explore history, culture, science, and nature at this popular Melbourne attraction.

23 Aug - 30 Sep


Discover invisible artworks around the Melbourne Arts Precinct on the AR.Trail.

29 Aug - 28 Nov

Library Cinema

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

2 Sep - 4 Nov

Friday Night Social at Science Gallery

Enjoy live entertainment, activities, plus food and drink, at these monthly Friday night socials.

13 Sep - 4 Oct

Salsa in the City

Enjoy fun and free pop-up salsa dance classes at Docklands this spring.

3 Sep - 29 Jan

Bricktionary: The Interactive Exhibition

Discover the biggest and best LEGO creations this interactive exhibition.

17 Sep - 2 Oct

Minions Take Over Myer

Experience the free Minions: The Rise of Gru Activity Centre, only at Myer these school holidays.

20 Sep - 29 Sep

School Holiday Workshops

Bring the kids along to Queen Vic Market for some fun, free and interactive workshops this spring.

30 Sep - 2 Oct

Wearable Art

Create accessories, jewellery or even a jet pack using recycled materials, for ages 11 to 13 years.

15 Oct

Fringe Parade and Lygon St Block Party

Get ready to party with the iconic Fringe parade and Lygon St block party.

16 Oct - 13 Nov

ICC Men's T20 World Cup

Don't miss the biggest global sporting event being held in Australia in 2022.

4 Nov - 6 Nov

Titanic The Musical: In Concert

A stunning concert celebrating the 110th anniversary of the legacy of the Titanic.

17 Nov - 2 Apr


Australia’s leading architecture and design event returns to Melbourne.