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From hidden laneway events to epic pop-ups, Melbourne gets lit once the lights go out. Put these events and adventures in your diary for the ultimate night out. Then claim back 25% of your bill on eligible entertainment experiences.
Free night-time fun
During RISING, see a powerful laser beam burn above the Birrarung (Yarra River).
The ultimate guide to Flash Forward
Explore Melbourne's iconic laneways and discover stunning new street art.
Late-night events to book right now
Lightscape takes audiences on a journey of light and sound through Melbourne's Botanic Gardens.
A surge of art, music, performance and ceremony in the heart of Melbourne.
Old Melbourne Ghost Tour
Take a spine-chilling journey back in time and explore the rich paranormal realm of Old Melbourne.
A Miracle Constantly Repeated, by Patricia Piccinini
Flinders Street Station’s ballroom opens its doors for Australia’s pre-eminent visual artist.
The ultimate theatre guide to Melbourne
What's on in Melbourne's theatres, clubs, cabaret bars and comedy spots.
Girl From The North Country
An uplifting story of American life in 1934 Minnesota.
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Vanity, nihilism and sensuality collide. Oscar Wilde’s classic, reimagined for the 21st century.
Hangman’s Night Tour
Stay brave as you take a guided night tour through Old Melbourne Gaol.
Where to eat and drink after hours
After dark dessert bars
Discover Melbourne's best cakes, cocktails and sweet treats after the lights go down.
Melbourne's best cafes that open late
These Melbourne cafes are open late for evening coffee runs.
The ultimate guide to late-night dining in Melbourne
These late-night venues and iconic restaurants are best visited well after dark.
Last updated on Mon 2 May 2022
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