Discover things to do in Melbourne in September, from free events to exhibitions, attractions and places to visit.

Top hat and velvet-tails-clad performer standing in front of a red velvet backdrop, arms outstretched.

Moulin Rouge! The Musical

20 Aug - 13 Feb
See the Broadway sensation at Melbourne's Regent Theatre.
People walking towards the National Gallery of Victoria entrance, lit up at night.

NGV Friday Nights

4 Jun - 1 Oct
Stay up late at the French Impressionism exhibition, with music, bars and dining.
T Rex dinosaur at the LEGO Jurassic World.

Jurassic World by Brickman

1 Apr - 3 Oct
An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making.
Cartoon of two masked pedestrians being watched by two dogs wearing face guards.

Behind the Lines

24 Jul - 1 Sep
An exhibition of political cartoons showing how we grappled with 2020.
Black and white image of Daniel Craig walking through a tunnel as James Bond.

Skyfall in Concert

2 Sep - 4 Sep
The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra performs Skyfall in concert at this special event.
Shadows of figures on the jail's bluestone wall, with the barred windows of cells lit from within.

Ghosts? What Ghosts!

9 Jul - 5 Nov
Brace yourself for bone-strumming tales of unexplained sights after dark.
A very busy indoor market with people crowded around stalls.

The Finders Keepers

24 Sep - 26 Sep
Australia's largest curated marketplace of makers, designers and entrepreneurs.
Hand holding tongs placing a biscuit into another person's outstretched hand over a market stall table displaying food products.

Makers Market at The District

25 Jul - 28 Nov
This dog-friendly market at Docklands features craft, gifts, fashion and food.
Performer dressed as 'Elsa', in an ice-blue gown on a snow-flake decorated stage.

Frozen the Musical

9 Jun - 3 Oct
See the much-loved film come to life at Her Majesty's Theatre
3D image of dinosaurs roaring in the prehistoric jungle.

Dinosaurs of Antarctica 3D

22 Jun - 8 Sep
Go on an epic science adventure, spanning 250 million years.
Table with different types of loaves of bread.

Docklands Community Craft and Farmers Market

14 Mar - 26 Sep
A food and craft market held twice a month.
Woman tasting seafood offered by a market trader with a long beard; two other people partially in view.

Queen Vic Market Ultimate Foodie Tour

4 Feb - 31 Dec
A fascinating guided walking tour of the city's iconic market.
Dancers on a stage performing moves on a set frame while a open-shirted person sings in the middle.

Magic Mike Live

8 Jun - 30 Sep
A thrilling 360-degree live dance and acrobatic spectacular based on the hit movies.
Outdoor view of market stalls along the Arts Centre Promenade with St Kilda Road and city visible in the background.

Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market

18 Jul - 31 Dec
Discover wares by local makers and artisans at this weekly market.

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Melbourne for free

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Family and kids

Find things to do with the kids, from family-friendly events to fun attractions and workshops.

1 Oct - 31 Oct

What's on in October

Things to do in Melbourne in October, from free events to exhibitions and places to visit.

Major events

From the Australian Open to the Melbourne Cup, major events take centre stage throughout the year.