As a foodie town, Melbourne always has a culinary event on the boil. Choose from food festivals, wine tastings, celebrity chef visits and cooking classes.

Vida: Melbourne Latin Summer Festival

A weekend festival of art, culture, food and entertainment celebrating Latin America.

Vegan Market

Held at The Edge and offering vegan, upcycled and ethical products.

Chocolate and Wine Matching

Join head chef Sigrid de Castella to enjoy truffles matched to wines.

Nevra's Big Turkish Brunch

Sous chef Nevra Aydin shares traditional family recipes from Istanbul.

Colours of Malaysia Festival

Celebrate the traditions of Malaysia at Queen Vic Market.

Eight-Course Apricot Degustation Dinner with Chef Sigrid

A themed multi-course extravaganza, with optional matched wines.

Gin-dulgent High Tea with Chef Sigrid

Take your seat for a guided gin high tea like no other.

Blossom and Berry Degustation With Chef Sigrid

Grab your seat for an indulgent degustation feast themed around edible flowers and berries.

Australian Open

Two weeks of world-class tennis action on and off the court.

Melbourne's best blockbuster events

The best major events on in Melbourne this year.

Vegan Wine and Cheese Matching with Chef Sigrid

A guided tasting of six artisan plant-based cheeses matched to six vegan wines.

Christmas Day Dining at Bistro Guillaume

Feast on classic French cuisine at Bistro Guillaume this festive season.

New Year's Eve Celebration Cruise

Celebrate New Year's Eve in style with great catering and fireworks views on the Yarra River.

Cuban Christmas Party

Experience a taste of Christmas in Cuba with food, music, and dancing by the river as the sun sets.

Christmas Stall at Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Browse a delicious range of festive produce.

Christmas Day Lunch at Hophaus

Enjoy a delicious festive Christmas luncheon by the Yarra River.

Christmas Day Lunch at InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Indulge in a culinary feast and celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.

Christmas Lunch at Tippy-Tay

Enjoy a 4-course Italian banquet and 3-hour drinks package this Christmas.

Christmas Day Lunch at HQ's

Enjoy a festive meal with friends and family overlooking the lush Flagstaff Gardens.

Until

No Waste Cooking Workshop

Join the experts from Open Table for an interactive no waste cooking experience.

Until

Queen Vic Market Ultimate Foodie Tour

A fascinating guided walking tour of the city's iconic market.

Christmas Day Lunch at Park Hyatt Melbourne

Celebrate in sophisticated surrounds while you enjoy a sumptuous shared dining experience.

Until

Beauty and The Beast Cocktail Experience

An escape room, theatre show and adventure are blended into this themed cocktail experience.

Until

Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour

This walking tour introduces you to Melbourne's favourite foods, architecture and stories.

Christmas Dining at The Windsor

Join for festive Christmas dining at Melbourne's only grand hotel, The Windsor.

Christmas Day Lunch at PJ O'Brien's

Join in the festive cheer over a Christmas lunch in a cosy Irish pub.

Christmas Day Lunch at La Camera

Enjoy a decadent four-course set menu and Yarra views.

NYE in The Clouds

Ring in the New Year with Melbourne Skydeck.

Until

Old and Rare Wine Tastings

An exclusive opportunity to sample old and rare wines with a sommelier.

Christmas Day at Arbory Bar and Eatery

Enjoy an impressive festive banquet for lunch or dinner.

The Great Greek Quarter Christmas Feast

Enjoy a lunchtime Christmas feast, with food, music and performers.

Christmas Dining at Silks

A sophisticated celebration awaits at Silks this Christmas Day.

Everything you can do right now to rediscover Melbourne

Reignite your passion for the city with these action-packed guides.

Christmas Day at Arbory Afloat

Relax this Christmas soaking up the sun while floating on the Yarra River.

Until

Introduction to Chocolate Tasting

Taste locally made craft chocolate, and explore cacao history through flavour.

The Big Design Market

Shop, eat, play at Melbourne's biggest design market.

Shop the City

Shop exclusive offers and discounts at the city’s iconic malls, centres and laneways.

Discover more

Christmas Day at Collins Kitchen

Enjoy a festive lunch or dinner buffet at Grand Hyatt Melbourne.

Journey to Thailand Christmas Day

Enjoy a tasty Thai meal and festive atmosphere this Christmas.

Christmas Day Lunch at Ludlow

Spoil yourself this Christmas with a lovely festive lunch by the river.

Christmas Day at Botswana Butchery

A decadent four-course lunch for the whole family to enjoy.