Melbourne Festivals

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

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


View Event: Ashburton Community Festival 2025
Ashburton Community Festival 2025
∞ Sunday 23rd February 2025
MelbourneAshburton Community Festival will be happening on Sunday 23rd February 2025! The Festival will run in a closed off High St, Ashburton and will once again feature all your favourite attractions - rides, musical entertainment, c ..

View Event: Buninyong Festival 2025
Buninyong Festival 2025
∞ Saturday 25th October 2025 To Sunday 26th October 2025
MelbourneSaturday 25th October 2025 - Sunday 26th October 2025 - TBC The Buninyong Festival is a biennial event featuring in the Springtime in Buninyong weekend. It is is a free community focused event held biennially on the last w ..

View Event: Castlemaine State Festival 2025
Castlemaine State Festival 2025
∞ Friday 21st March 2025 To Sunday 6th April 2025
MelbourneVictoria's Premier Regional Arts Festival 21 March to 6 April (dates TBC). Held in autumn every two years the festival showcases works from the region's finest artists and performing arts companies alongside national and inte ..

View Event: Melbourne Cabaret Festival
Melbourne Cabaret Festival
MelbourneSince 2009 the Melbourne Cabaret Festival has presented a two-week festival of the cabaret genre (aside from a couple of Covid-interrupted years). Each year we welcomed thousands of audience members to venues across the city, pres ..

View Event: Melbourne Fringe Festival 2024
Melbourne Fringe Festival 2024
∞ Tuesday 1st October 2024 To Sunday 20th October 2024
MelbourneTuesday 1st October 2024 - Sunday 20th October 2024 3 massive weeks of comedy, cabaret, theatre and more! Melbourne Fringe lives and breathes the independent arts in one of Australia's most culturally engaged cities. 2 ..

View Event: Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2025
Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2025
Melbourne2025 dates tba .. Melbourne becomes comedy capital of the UNIVERSE as we take over the city with an enormous program of stand-up comedy, cabaret, theatre, street performance, film, television, radio and visual arts. The 20 ..

View Event: Melbourne International Film Festival 2024
Melbourne International Film Festival 2024
∞ Thursday 8th August 2024 To Sunday 25th August 2024
MelbourneThe 72nd Melbourne International Film Festival returns: 8-25 August 2024. MIFF is a not-for-profit organisation that has been continuously running since 1952, making it the leading film festival in Australia and one of the wor ..

View Event: Moomba Festival 2025
Moomba Festival 2025
∞ Thursday 6th March 2025 To Monday 10th March 2025
MelbourneMoomba will burst to life this Labour Day Weekend (6-10 March) with FREE events for all ages along the banks of Melbourne's Yarra River. Moomba is Australia's largest free community festival with millions of people attending e ..

View Event: Wandin North Harvest Market 2025
Wandin North Harvest Market 2025
∞ Sunday 16th March 2025
MelbourneOn Sunday 16th March 2025, Wandin North Primary School will host the 23rd annual Harvest Market, at Wandin North Primary School. Wandin North Primary School is located at 220 Warburton Hwy, Wandin North, and is part of the beau ..