Events Canberra

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Canberra hosts some of the nation’s biggest festivals, international sporting matches, and blockbuster exhibitions.

Discover a thriving calendar of colour, entertainment and family-friendly activities. Canberra's events offer something for all interests, including art, food and wine, performance, music, markets and sport.

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As the sun sets and the stars illuminate the sky, Canberra's vibrant atmosphere and endless after-dark possibilities come to life.

Explore this selection of Canberra's best night-time events to elevate your after-dark plans and ensure a fun-filled evening.

Explore Canberra after dark

Featured events

Detail of scroll depicting four Egyptian  figures with hieroglyphics running along the top section
15 Dec 2023 – 8 Sep 2024

Discovering Ancient Egypt

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Winter in the City 2024
6–21 Jul 2024

Winter in the City 2024

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Cosplay winners
27 Jul 2024


Next on 27 Jul 2024
A person holds colourful pumpkins, jar of olives, black garlic, fig sauce and mushrooms.
28 Jul 2024

Winter Market: Truffles, Wine, and Artisan Goods

Next on 28 Jul 2024
Jamal Fogarty kicks the ball
28 Jul 2024

Raiders v Rabbitohs - NRL Round 21

Next on 28 Jul 2024
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28 Jul 2024

Canberra Fair

Next on 28 Jul 2024
GIANTS Team Run Out
4 Aug 2024

Giants v Hawthorn Hawks

Next on 4 Aug 2024
illuminated bug
3 Aug 2024

Light Up Lyneham 2024

Next on 3 Aug 2024
Madison Bartlett scores a try against the Knights.
3 Aug 2024

Raiders v Knights - NRLW Round 2

Next on 3 Aug 2024
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10 Aug 2024

Fired Up Winter Festival

Next on 10 Aug 2024
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7–8 Sep 2024

Botanica Spirits & Food Festival

Next on 7 Sep 2024

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