Our beautiful city will be back soon with all the tastes, sounds and experiences we love and so many new ones to discover.

From incredible exhibitions to exhilarating live shows and gorgeous new restaurants, explore all the unmissable experiences waiting for you to enjoy when lockdown ends.

13 May - 17 Oct

Disney: The Magic of Animation

Discover the creativity and innovation of almost 100 years of Disney Animation.

23 Mar - 26 Sep

Because the Night

An immersive theatre adventure of epic storytelling.

13 May - 29 Aug

The Winter Village

Discover family-friendly activities, food trucks and bars at this magical winter wonderland.

15 Jun - 31 Aug

A Miracle Constantly Repeated, by Patricia Piccinini

Flinders Street Station’s ballroom opens its doors for Australia’s pre-eminent visual artist.

The best new restaurants in Melbourne

Find Melbourne's best new spots for dining, drinking and more.

West Side Place Artcade

West Side Place Artcade is a public art collection celebrating the vibrancy of art and the city.

4 Jan - 31 Dec

Becoming You: An incomplete Guide

An exhibition of Australian coming-of-age stories.

4 Jun - 3 Oct

French Impressionism from The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

An exhibition of over 100 masterworks of French Impressionism.

4 Jun - 1 Oct

NGV Friday Nights

Stay up late at the French Impressionism exhibition, with music, bars and dining.

1 Apr - 11 Jul

Jurassic World by Brickman

An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making.

2 Feb - 11 Jul

Imaginaria

An interactive dreamlike landscape where imagination meets futuristic play.

9 Jun - 25 Aug

Winter Night Market

Wednesdays in winter at Queen Victoria Market, with food, shopping and entertainment.

Greta Melbourne

A daytime European food and wine bar, serving coffee, made to order sandwiches and sweets.

Bijou Bottle Store & Bar

A bottle store and bar with a large selection of boutique wine and spirits.

BIO by DOC

An Italian vegetarian and vegan restaurant in Carlton.

The Budapest Cafe

A hidden gem of Carlton, inspired by Wes Anderson’s film, The Grand Budapest Hotel.