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.

21 May - 23 May

GABS Festival

GABS is a weekend long craft beer and cider festival.

19 Feb - 21 Feb

VIDA - Melbourne Latin Summer Festival

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

9 Sep - 11 Sep

Melbourne International Coffee Expo

Asia Pacific's largest dedicated coffee event.

6 Feb

Indian Bazaar Summer Market

The Indian Bazaar showcases market stalls, food trucks, DJs, a fashion show and family-friendly fun.

31 Jan - 28 Mar

Champagne and Seafood Brunch Cruise

A fabulous champagne and seafood brunch cruise to seize the summer.

26 Jan

Australia Day BBQ On The Deck

Take the classic Aussie BBQ and add some cheesy touches.

1 Jul - 30 Jun

The Community Grocer Carlton

Carlton fresh produce market, with fresh fruit and vegetables at affordable prices.

28 Feb

The Great Local Lunch: Home Cooked Edition

Calling all growers and gleaners - you’re invited to Australia’s biggest ‘crowd-farmed’ feast!

23 Jan

Vegan for a Day Tour

Discover how easy it is to be vegan in metropolitan Melbourne on the Vegan for a Day Tour.

6 Feb - 28 Dec

Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour

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

26 Dec - 23 Dec

Hidden Bars and History Tour

Discover three of the city's best secret drinking dens, explore laneways, hear rebellious stories.

21 Jan - 27 Mar

Sweet Summer Suite

A free outdoor music series featuring Melbourne’s freshest and finest DJs.

2 May

Vegan Market

Visit the vegan market version of the popular Boho Luxe Market for your Mother's Day needs.

2 Feb - 28 Feb

SSIXX Presents Everleigh-After

SSIXX: Everleigh-After is a a unique culinary collaboration combining gastronomy and science.

6 Feb

A Taste of France: French Cheese Experience

Taste iconic cheeses of France and hear their stories.

24 Jan - 28 Feb

Sundays at the Mission to Seafarers

Take a self-guided tour and celebrate summer in the Mission to Seafarers' courtyard and beer garden.

1 Oct - 30 Jun

Private Melbourne Walking Tour

Walking tours designed for your family, office, school group, or club.

4 Dec - 27 Feb

Queens of the Damned: Prison Dinner Theatre Experience

Hand yourself in to Melbourne's most wanted dinner theatre experience at the Old Melbourne Gaol.

1 Oct - 30 Jun

Melbourne Hidden Bars Tour

Discover cocktail bars, repurposed venues, shipping container bars and speakeasies.

13 Feb - 4 Dec

Masala Trails Melbourne

Explore Indian food, learn about spices and regions and delight your palette on this walking tour.

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Your guide to Melbourne's Christmas markets

These holiday markets are bursting with gifts that are clever, creative and unique.

10 Jan - 27 Jun

Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market

Discover wares by local artisans at the Sunday Market

3 Feb - 24 Feb

Food Truck Stop at Queen Vic Market

Melbourne's best food trucks are gracing Queen Vic Market during February.

7 Feb

Indie Bev Market

A farmers-style market for locally made independent beer, wine, cider and spirits.