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Living Traditions Festival - Friday 17 November 2017, 5pm to 8pm - Festivals

Living Traditions Festival

17 Nov 2017, North Melbourne Language & Learning Centre
This festival celebrates cultural diversity through storytelling, cultural dance and cooking of traditional food.
Santa's Post Box  - Friday 03 November 2017 to Friday 15 December 2017 - Festivals

Santa's Post Box

3 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017, Melbourne Town Hall
Write a letter to Santa or give a gift to those less fortunate this Christmas.
Palestinian National Day Celebration - Wednesday 15 November 2017, 5pm to 9pm - Festivals

Palestinian National Day Celebration

15 Nov 2017, Federation Square
Music, dancing and market stalls to celebrate Palestinian culture and life.
African Music and Cultural Festival - Saturday 09 December 2017, 11am to 9pm - Festivals

African Music and Cultural Festival

9 Dec 2017, Federation Square
Australia's largest African festival is a free, one-day event showcasing music, dance, fashion and food from 35 African-Australian communities.
Fair@Square Ethical Lifestyle Festival - Saturday 02 December 2017, 11am to 9pm - Festivals

Fair@Square Ethical Lifestyle Festival

2 Dec 2017, Federation Square
Fair@Square – the largest Ethical Lifestyle Festival in Australia – promotes ethical consumption and purchases just in time for Christmas.
Christmas Festival Hub at Federation Square  - Monday 27 November 2017 to Sunday 24 December 2017 - Festivals

Christmas Festival Hub at Federation Square

27 Nov 2017 - 24 Dec 2017, Federation Square
Say hello to Santa in his new home at Federation Square, marvel at the supersized Christmas tree and enjoy an interactive Christmas wonderland.
Carlton Italian Festa - Sunday 22 October 2017, 11am to 9pm - Festivals

Carlton Italian Festa

22 Oct 2017, Piazza Italia
Celebrate all things Italian and the Carlton Italian Festa!
SalamFest - Friday 24 November 2017 to Sunday 26 November 2017 - Festivals

SalamFest

24 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017, State Library of Victoria
Salamfest is a family-friendly event with Whirling Dervishes, Sufi chanting, fusion instrumentals, films, poetry, Rumi recitals and interactive arts.
Christmas Laneways - Saturday 25 November 2017 to Monday 25 December 2017 - Festivals

Christmas Laneways

25 Nov 2017 - 25 Dec 2017, Melbourne laneways
The city and its laneways are getting into the Christmas spirit this December, decked out in boughs of holly, lights, baubles and reindeer.
Christmas Projections - Thursday 30 November 2017 to Monday 25 December 2017 - Festivals

Christmas Projections

30 Nov 2017 - 25 Dec 2017, State Library of Victoria
Adventure into the city to be amazed at this year's Christmas light shows: State Library forecourt, Federation Square and Docklands New Quay.
 

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There's a wealth of arts festivals for you to enjoy throughout the year in Melbourne – the Melbourne International Arts Festival in October is world renowned.

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