Events Canberra

Your guide to what’s on in Canberra each week.
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New Year's Eve

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

A gallery entryway with a wall of paintings and signage that reads 'Emily Kam Kngwarray'
2 Dec 2023 – 28 Apr 2024

Emily Kam Kngwarray

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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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Canberra and Region Heritage Festival 2023
13–28 Apr 2024

Canberra and Region Heritage Festival 2024

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Still from E.T. showing E.T. with finger raised
18 Apr 2024

E.T. The Extra Terrestrial (35mm)

Next on 18 Apr 2024
Still from Space Jam showing Michael Jordan and Bugs Bunny
19 Apr 2024

Space Jam

Next on 19 Apr 2024
20 Apr 2024

African Festival in the Park 24

Next on 20 Apr 2024
Anzac Day Commemoration
25 Apr 2024

GIANTS v Brisbane Lions - Toyota AFL Premiership

Next on 25 Apr 2024
Brumbies Celebrate
27 Apr 2024

Safeguard Global ACT Brumbies vs Hurricanes

Next on 27 Apr 2024
Still from The Sound of Music showing a woman spinning around in a green meadow
28 Apr 2024

The Sound of Music (35mm)

Next on 28 Apr 2024
Corey Horsburgh scores a try against the Sharks.
28 Apr 2024

Raiders v Sharks - NRL Round 8

Next on 28 Apr 2024
Lior: Compassion
30 Apr – 5 May 2024

Canberra International Music Festival

Next on 30 Apr 2024

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