Melbourne Festivals


Annual major festivals in Melbourne


Melbourne prides itself as the event capital of Australia which includes hosting annual festivals of art, film and food for the entire family to enjoy.

The premier festivals that make Melbourne the world's most liveable city include...

Melbourne Food & Wine Festival 2017Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2017Midsumma Festival 2017Moomba Festival 2017Royal Melbourne Show 2017White Night Melbourne 2017


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Buddha's Day and Multicultural Festival 2017 
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The free annual Buddha’s Day and Multicultural Festival is a not-for-profit festival which promotes inclusiveness cultural awareness cultural understanding; and enhances community spirit and social harmony. The 2-day festival celebrates Buddha’s birthday and the diversity of our mu View all..

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Lonsdale Street Greek Festival 2017 
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Join us as the Lonsdale St Greek Festival celebrates 30 years in 2017, when Melbourne’s biggest Greek street party brings a weekend of Greek culture, food and entertainment to the city’s historic Greek Precinct. Featuring 3 stages of free entertainment, children’s rides and activi View all..

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Melbourne Day | 30th August 2017 
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Wednesday August 30, 2017 marks 182 years since the city's founding - the day the first European settlers landed on the north bank of the Yarra River from the schooner Enterprize in 1835. This pioneering group was led by Captain John Lancey with Launceston builder George Evans and View all..

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Melbourne Fashion Festival 2017 
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The Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival is an annual celebration of fashion, beauty, business and creative endeavor for everyone to enjoy. A true feast for the senses, you will be witness to the most stylish entertainment on offer including world-class runway shows featurin View all..

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Melbourne Festival 2017 
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The Melbourne Festival running from 5-22 October 2017 encompasses dance, circus, theatre, contemporary and classical music, visual arts, film and more. Melbourne Festival is one of Australia's flagship international arts festivals and one of the major multi-arts festivals of the wo View all..

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Melbourne Food & Wine Festival 2017 
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The Melbourne Food and Wine Festival celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2017. The Melbourne Food and Wine Festival is a showcase of Australian food and wine that attracts some of the world’s biggest celebrities in the world of cookery and wine. The delicious Melbourne Food and View all..

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Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2017 
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The 2017 Melbourne International Comedy Festival turns 31 celebrating with its biggest festival, with more shows and venues ever, becoming one of the world's largest and most respected comedy festivals. The Melbourne International Comedy Festival is one of the three largest comedy View all..

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Melbourne International Film Festival 2017 
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#MIFF2017 returns 3-20 August 2017 in character-filled theatres state-of-the-art cinemas and other spaces in the Melbourne CBD. The Melbourne International Film Festival hosts a feast of cinematic delicacies from over 50 countries for seventeen days each winter heavily garnished wi View all..

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Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show 2017 
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For the 22nd year, Melbourne will play host to the Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show at the Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens. As the largest horticultural event in the Southern Hemisphere, the show sees some of Australia's best landscape designers, florists View all..

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Melbourne International Jazz Festival 2017 
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The 2017 Melbourne International Jazz Festival will electrify the city this winter with an extraordinary program of international jazz greats. The Festival celebrates jazz as a constantly-evolving art form, ranging from golden-age icons to genre-bending innovators. Immerse your View all..

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Melbourne Writers Festival 2017 
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For more than three decades, Melbourne Writers Festival has been bringing together the talent and ideas of the best writers from Australia and around the world, to create a unique moment in time which is the highlight of Melbourne’s literary calendar. The 2017 Melbourne Writers Fes View all..

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Midsumma Festival 2017 
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Midsumma 2017: 15 Jan – 5 Feb Midsumma Festival has been held annually since 1988. Melbourne's Queer community and friends come together for this collaborative, innovative celebration of queer arts and culture, presented over three weeks from mid January to early February every yea View all..

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Moomba Festival 2017 
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Every Labour Day long weekend, Moomba brings Melburnians together to share in the vibrancy and spirit of our much loved city. A celebrated part of the Melbourne events calendar for 60 years, Moomba will be back with an exciting program of events and family entertainment, making Mel View all..

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Myrtleford Festival 2017 
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March 9 to 13 | The Myrtleford Festival happens every March, during Victoria's Labour Day weekend. A huge program of activities makes the Myrtleford Festival a wonderful weekend for everyone. Come join us in beautiful Myrtleford - as we celebrate everything that's great about li View all..

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Next Wave Festival 2017 
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Next Wave is art made now. Development, festivals, new art experiences. The next Next Wave Festival is in Autumn 2017. Next Wave is the most comprehensive platform in Australia for a new generation of artists taking creative risks. Next Wave produces unparalleled learning progr View all..

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Open House Melbourne 2017 
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The 10th Open House Weekend is on 29 & 30 July 2017. Open House Melbourne unlocks the city's significant buildings to explore – and all for free. The 2017 Open House Melbourne Weekend building list is opening more doors than ever before and we encourage you to visit buildings t View all..

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Port Fairy Folk Music Festival 2017 
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The 41st annual Port Fairy Folk Festival will be one to remember, presenting 120 acts from Australia and overseas over four days of music by the sea! AWARDS ABOUND FOR VOLUNTEERS AND ARTISTS FOR PORT FAIRY FOLK FESTIVAL On Sunday 4 December The Governor of Victoria, The Hon Linda View all..

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Royal Melbourne Show 2017 
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The Royal Melbourne Show, Victoria’s largest and most iconic annual community event, will be held from Saturday 23 September to Tuesday 3 October 2017 at Melbourne Showgrounds. Conducted annually by The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV), the Royal Melbourne Show celebra View all..

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Run Melbourne 2017 
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Run Melbourne is more than just a “fun run”. For many participants, it is an opportunity to give back to the community by raising funds for a cause close to their hearts. Whether you are aiming to raise as much money as possible for the charity closest to you, run a personal best o View all..

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White Night Melbourne 2017 
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White Night Melbourne will take place on Saturday 18 February 2017. The event will begin at 7pm and run until 7am Sunday 19 February 2017. White Night Melbourne transforms the city through installation, lighting, exhibitions, street performances, film, music, dance and interactive View all..

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