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Multicultural festival at Federation Square.
Looking for things to do in Melbourne? Find out what's on in the city today.​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​

Discover what's on today, from free events to family attractions and the latest theatre and shows.

Take one of our self-guided walks around Melbourne to learn more about the city's street art, laneways or history, or immerse yourself in an art exhibition.

Image of Myer Christmas Windows
Sun 10 Nov 2019 to Sun 05 Jan 2020
One of Melbourne's most anticipated Christmas traditions, Myer Christmas Windows, has finally launched, revealing May Gibbs' The Gum Nut Babies theme.
Image of Night Noodle Markets
Thu 07 Nov 2019 to Sun 24 Nov 2019
The Night Noodle Markets return to Birrarung Marr, serving up Asian-inspired savoury eats and sweet treats.
Image of Melbourne Music Week
Thu 14 Nov 2019 to Sat 23 Nov 2019
Join 10 days of music featuring over 300 acts in over 70 events throughout the city.
Image of Russian Resurrection Film Festival
Fri 08 Nov 2019 to Sun 17 Nov 2019
The Russian Resurrection Film Festival is proud to be returning, bringing with it a smorgasbord of the very best new Russian cinema!
Image of Mini British Film Festival
Thu 31 Oct 2019 to Sun 24 Nov 2019
See what's screening during the Mini British Film Festival.
Image of Kaws: Companionship in the Age of Loneliness
Fri 20 Sep 2019 to Mon 13 Apr 2020
Explore a comprehensive survey of 25 years of the oeuvre of the New York artist known as Kaws, full of humour, hope and humanity.
Image of Harry Potter at Myer
Fri 18 Oct 2019 to Thu 31 Dec 2020
Visit the Harry Potter Shop at Myer for unique experiences!
Image of Brian Cox: A Symphonic Universe
Fri 15 Nov 2019 to Sun 17 Nov 2019
One of the world's pre-eminent physicists, Professor Brian Cox, takes to the stage for the first time with the MSO in this special event.
Image of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Wed 16 Jan 2019 to Sun 31 May 2020
Experience the magic of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two.
Image of Kaws: Playtime
Fri 20 Sep 2019 to Mon 13 Apr 2020
Come and play in this dedicated kids exhibition created by the New York artist known as Kaws.
Image of Petrina Hicks: Bleached Gothic
Fri 27 Sep 2019 to Sun 15 Mar 2020
Petrina Hicks: Bleached Gothic is the first major survey exhibition of celebrated Australian photographer Petrina Hicks.
Image of Free Guided Gardens Walk
Fri 07 Jun 2019 to Tue 31 Dec 2019
Experience this green sanctuary in the middle of bustling Melbourne with a free guided walk.
Image of A Mile in My Shoes
Fri 01 Nov 2019 to Sun 17 Nov 2019
Take a walk in someone else's shoes - literally. Housed in a giant shoebox, A Mile in My Shoes is a free pop-up storytelling exhibition.
Image of Wonka Bar at the Westin Melbourne
Fri 09 Aug 2019 to Fri 31 Jan 2020
The magical Wonka Bar by Burch & Purchese at the Westin Melbourne celebrates the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory musical at Her Majesty's Theatre!
Image of Arbory Afloat
Sat 21 Sep 2019 to Thu 30 Apr 2020
Arbory Afloat has re-berthed on the banks on the Yarra River for its fourth season with a Miami inspired food and design concept.
Image of A Midnight Visit
Tue 30 Jul 2019 to Sun 17 Nov 2019
Enter a dark dreamworld of mystery and awe with the award-winning immersive theatre experience, A Midnight Visit.
Image of Our Great Southern Land
Fri 08 Nov 2019 to Sat 30 Nov 2019
Members of the Victorian Photographers Collective Facebook Group look at this country's landscape in close and wide detail.
Image of Sesame Street: 50 Years and Counting
Fri 25 Oct 2019 to Tue 28 Jan 2020
Melbourne Central hosts the iconic Sesame Street exhibition, bringing all your favourite scruffy muppets to Melbourne.
Image of MPavilion
Thu 14 Nov 2019 to Sun 22 Mar 2020
MPavilion 2019, deigned by Glenn Murcutt AO, reopens in November for its sixth annual season.
Image of Camping On Country: Aunty Bronwyn Razem
Sat 05 Oct 2019 to Sun 24 Nov 2019
Camping on Country is an ambitious and immersive solo exhibition by Gunditjmara master weaver, Aunty Bronwyn Razem.
Image of Our Bodies, Our Voices, Our Marks
Fri 24 May 2019 to Sun 05 Apr 2020
Our Bodies, Our Voices, Our Marks is a suite of exhibitions and experiences exploring the art of tattoo.


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