See the city light up this Christmas. Experience the spirit of the season with dazzling festive displays, decadent meals and iconic shopping destinations. Merry Christmas Melbourne!
Fri 07 Dec 2018 to Sat 06 Apr 2019
NGV Friday Nights returns this summer with live music, DJs, bars, dining and late-night access to Escher X nendo | Between Two Worlds.
Wed 31 Oct 2018 to Fri 01 Feb 2019
Andrew Lloyd Webber, the man who brought rock and romance to Broadway, is back with a new heart-stirring hit, School of Rock.
Fri 09 Nov 2018 to Mon 24 Dec 2018
The 63rd Myer Christmas Animated Windows are lighting up the Bourke Street Mall once again – don't miss this traditional Christmas event.
MPavilion is an innovative civic space, a cultural laboratory for the community to engage and share, and a bold architecture commission for Australia.
Wed 21 Nov 2018 to Wed 20 Mar 2019
Melbourne’s original and favourite night market returns to the iconic Queen Victoria Market for its biggest summer yet.
Sat 01 Dec 2018 to Mon 24 Dec 2018
Spot your favourite Melbourne buildings and landmarks in miniature, all made out of gingerbread, at this old-fashioned display of culinary creativity.
Sun 02 Dec 2018 to Sun 07 Apr 2019
The world-premiere exhibition Between Two Worlds | Escher X nendo is the centrepiece of the NGV's Spring/Summer 2018/19 season.
Fri 30 Nov 2018 to Tue 25 Dec 2018
Be amazed at this year's Christmas light shows: Christmas Square at Federation Square and Docklands.
Sat 01 Dec 2018 to Sun 28 Apr 2019
We all have a love story, what's yours?
Sat 22 Sep 2018 to Sun 03 Mar 2019
A new world class exhibition on Nelson Mandela’s extraordinary life, curated from the extensive collections of the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Wed 05 Dec 2018 to Sun 03 Feb 2019
Don't miss the original Broadway and West End production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webbe'’s iconic musical, Evita, starring Tina Arena.
Tue 19 Dec 2017 to Thu 31 Dec 2020
The Australian Music Vault is a celebration of the Australian contemporary music story.
Wed 26 Dec 2018 to Sun 30 Dec 2018
A new era for Australian Test cricket begins this summer, this is Australia's biggest challenge yet as they take on the world's best, India.
Mon 31 Dec 2018, 9pm 1am
On New Year's Eve, City of Melbourne will be illuminating the city skyline with a world-class display of fireworks.
Fri 11 Jan 2019 to Sun 13 Jan 2019
Celebrate summer! Vida - Melbourne Latin Summer Festival
is a FREE annual event, with over 40.000 people attending every year.
Mon 14 Jan 2019 to Sun 27 Jan 2019
The biggest sports entertainment event on this summer's social calendar is Australian Open 2019.
Wed 16 Jan 2019 to Sun 03 Nov 2019
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage.
Sat 19 Jan 2019 to Sun 10 Feb 2019
Midsumma Festival is Victoria's premier three-week LGBTQIA+ arts and cultural festival celebrating diversity and inclusion.
Sat 19 Jan 2019 to Sun 20 Jan 2019
Join fans from across Australia at Brickvention, Australia's premier LEGO fan convention.
Fri 25 Jan 2019 to Sat 09 Mar 2019
Returning to Melbourne Zoo’s lush lawns in January, Zoo Twilights unites music lovers with world-class musicians.
Fri 01 Feb 2019 to Sat 02 Feb 2019
Take to the hallowed MCG turf for an open-air cinema experience when Cinema at the ‘G returns in February.
Sat 02 Feb 2019 to Wed 06 Mar 2019
The Lady in the Van is a mostly true story of the fascinating relationship between the award-winning British writer and his long-term guest.
Wed 06 Feb 2019 to Fri 08 Feb 2019
Pause Fest is the world's leading creativity-infused innovation event and a platform for the future.
Thu 07 Feb 2019 to Sat 09 Feb 2019
A combination of bikes, beats and beers, the Six Day Series takes a traditional form of cycling and mixes it with an exciting party atmosphere.
Sun 10 Feb 2019 to Sun 19 May 2019
The sweetest interactive experience
relaunches at Myer Melbourne.
Sat 23 Feb 2019 to Sun 10 Mar 2019
Jersey Boys tells the true-life story and the rise to stardom of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.
Sun 17 Feb 2019, 6pm 7:30pm
Experience a very special concert under the stars in the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, presented in conjunction with Melbourne Opera Company.
Fri 01 Mar 2019 to Sun 10 Mar 2019
The Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival is an annual celebration of fashion, arts, ideas and creative endeavour for everyone to enjoy.
Fri 08 Mar 2019 to Mon 11 Mar 2019
Moomba Festival is back in full swing, with a chock-a-block program of free events for the entire family.
Fri 08 Mar 2019 to Sun 24 Mar 2019
Dine, drink and discover all that's extraordinary about Melbourne and Victoria with 17 days of foodie events accross the state.
Tue 12 Mar 2019 to Sun 28 Apr 2019
Undateable. Unemployable. Unstoppable.
Everybody is talking about Muriel!
Wed 13 Mar 2019, 6pm till late
Iconic Australian pop princess Kylie Minogue will bring her Golden Tour to the Myer Music Bowl in March.
Wed 27 Mar 2019 to Sun 21 Apr 2019
For three and a half weeks, Melbourne will be the nation’s hive of happiness, injecting all-day, all-night infectious fun to the city.
Sat 06 Apr 2019 to Sun 28 Apr 2019
This modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet is hailed as the greatest Broadway musical of all time!