Vivid Festival Sydney 2017
May
26
Jun 17

Vivid Festival Sydney 2017

Vivid Sydney is a unique annual event of light, music and ideas, featuring many of the world’s most important creative industry forums, a mesmerising free public exhibition of outdoor lighting sculptures and installations, a cutting-edge contemporary music program and the spectacular illumination of Sydney’s iconic architecture including the sails of Sydney Opera House.

Vivid Sydney is where art, technology and commerce intersect.

It is a summit, forum and playground for the world’s creative industries – a time to celebrate, collaborate, experiment, conduct business and showcase how creativity changes everything.

It is a must-attend event on the international creative calendar. Sydneysiders and visitors from around Australia and the world enjoy and interact with an array of immersive lighting experiences, live performances and inspiring ideas.

Hundreds of thousands of people attend.

Sydney Royal Easter Show 2017
Apr
6
Apr 19

Sydney Royal Easter Show 2017

The Sydney Royal Easter Show is Australia’s largest annual event, attracting close to 900,000 people each year. It is a celebration of Australian culture, from our rural traditions to our modern day lifestyles, providing unique experiences for everyone. 

Each year the country and city join together to enjoy agricultural competitions, animal experiences, entertainment, carnival fun, shopping and much more. 

 

Mardi Gras Parade Sydney 2017
Mar
4
7:00 pm19:00

Mardi Gras Parade Sydney 2017

The Sydney Mardi Gras Parade is the biggest event of its kind in the world. From the moment the Dykes on Bikes kick start their engines, the roar of excitement explodes into a rainbow extravaganza of lavish floats and energetic marching troops, with almost 10,000 people making their way along Oxford and Flinders Streets .A vibrant, electric, free celebration of the power and beauty of diversity, bursting with creativity, colour and wonder designed to provoke and entertain.

Sydney Mardi Gras attracts over 20,000 interstate and international visitors each year, who enjoy a diverse and exciting line-up of events as well as soaking up the atmosphere and enjoying the iconic surroundings of Sydney and New South Wales.

Time- 7pm - 11.30pm

 

Location-Oxford St - Various Shopfronts Darlinghurst.... Viewing along Oxford St  is free. Prepaid viewing options available. 

 

For more info visit www.mardigras.org.au

 

 

 

 

 

Chinese New Year 2017- Year of the Rooster
Jan
28
Feb 12

Chinese New Year 2017- Year of the Rooster

  • George St Haymarket, Sydney Australia

Celebrate the Lunar New Year at City of Sydney's Chinese New Year Festival. Running from Saturday 28th January 2017 -  12 February 2017, this vibrant arts Festival has a program bursting with cultural events, markets, tours, exhibitions and entertainment, most of them free. Join in the celebrations for the Year of the Rooster.


For more information: www.sydneychinesenewyear.com