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

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

Discovering Ancient Egypt

Next on today
Brumbies Wing Corey Toole
18 May 2024

Safeguard Global ACT Brumbies vs Crusaders

Next on today
Brumbies Team Run Out
24 May 2024

Safeguard Global ACT Brumbies vs Melbourne Rebels

Next on 24 May 2024
Jordan Rapana and Matt Timoko celebrate against the Roosters
25 May 2024

Raiders v Roosters - NRL Round 12

Next on 25 May 2024
Lady performing
27 May 2024

Reconciliation Day 2024, Commonwealth Park

Next on 27 May 2024
Let's go bowlers
5–15 Jun 2024

2024 Tenpin Bowling National Disability Championships

Next on 5 Jun 2024
Jordan Rapana takes on the Cowboys
14 Jun 2024

Raiders v Cowboys - NRL Round 15

Next on 14 Jun 2024
Jamal Fogarty kicks off against the Knights
7 Jul 2024

Raiders v Knights - NRL Round 18

Next on 7 Jul 2024
Emre Guler offloads against the Warriors.
19 Jul 2024

Raiders v Warriors - NRL Round 20

Next on 19 Jul 2024
Cosplay winners
27 Jul 2024


Next on 27 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
2–4 Aug 2024

GIANTS v Hawthorn Hawks - Toyota AFL Premiership

Next on 2 Aug 2024
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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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