12 Mar - 31 Mar

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

More than 60 foodie events around Melbourne in this annual favourite.

24 Mar - 18 Apr

Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Delivering COVID-safe laughs and comedy good times to Melbourne.

18 Feb - 7 Mar

PHOTO 2021

An international festival of photography across 40 cultural institutions.

1 Feb - 28 Feb

National Sustainable Living Festival

Showcasing sustainability and climate thought leaders.

9 Dec - 28 Feb

Melbourne Music Week – Extended

Experience live and local music over three months and 200 events.

5 Mar - 8 Mar


An annual free festival held along the banks of the Yarra River.

28 Feb

Melbourne Japanese Summer Festival

Discover and celebrate Japanese culture in this online festival.

1 Mar - 12 Mar

Pause Fest

Pause Fest is the world's leading festival for business and creativity.

6 May - 16 May


YIRRAMBOI is Australia’s premier First Nations arts and cultural festival.

20 Feb - 27 Feb

The Festival of the Photocopier Zine Fair

An online zine fair, with over 200 zine stalls represented.

11 Mar - 19 Mar

Melbourne Fashion Festival

The Melbourne Fashion Festival is an annual celebration of fashion, arts and ideas for everybody.

1 Dec - 31 Dec


Melbourne lights up at Christmas with dazzling displays, festive events and activities.

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26 Feb - 13 Mar

Suburban Isolation

Adrian Doyle's exhibition reflects the intersection between street art and fine art.

25 Feb - 27 May

Testing Nights

Once a month and for one night only Testing Grounds hosts a free public work-in-development event.

1 Feb - 27 Feb

Chinese New Year Decorations

See Chinatown's shopfront decorations to celebrate Chinese New Year.

9 Mar - 24 Aug

Objects of My Affection: Stories of Love

An exhibition of objects gathered by William Johnston during his life.