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Canberra after dark

Experience the diversity and magic of Canberra’s after-dark scene all year round.

From live music of every genre, to theatre, captivating art, dance, delicious food, intriguing film and comedy, Canberra’s nightlife offers up a surprising range of experiences and events throughout the city.

Check this guide so you don’t miss a thing.

Man wearing yellow shirt singing into microphoine
27 Feb 2024

NJK Vibe in the Capital

The Baso Canberra, Belconnen
Next on today
Bottomless Pasta
16 Jan – 27 Feb 2024

Bottomless Pasta

Amici, Canberra
Next on today from 5:45pm to 9:00pm
People sitting at tables drawing
30 Jan – 23 Apr 2024

Tipsy Tuesday | Life Drawing @ Wakefield's

Wakefield's Bar & Wine, Ainslie
Next on today from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Still from Jaws showing a boy swimming in a body of water. Only his head is visible.
28 Feb 2024

Science. Art. Film. | Jaws screening + panel

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, Acton
Next on tomorrow from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Promotional image Last of the Red Hot Lovers
22 Feb – 9 Mar 2024

Last of the Red Hot Lovers

Canberra REP Theatre, Acton
Next on tomorrow from 7:30pm to 10:00pm
GIANTS fan zone inflatables
29 Feb 2024

GIANTS v Gold Coast - AFL Community Series

Manuka Oval, Griffith
Next on 29 Feb 2024 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Deborah Conway
29 Feb 2024

Deborah Conway & Willy Zygier: Songs From The Book Of Life

Canberra Theatre Centre, Canberra
Next on 29 Feb 2024 from 8:00pm to 9:20pm
Twilight Sessions Musicians
18 Jan – 29 Feb 2024

Twilight Sessions

Amici Wine Bar & Deli, Canberra
Next on 29 Feb 2024 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Belly dancer performing at Bar Beirut. She is balancing a sword on a seated customer's head.
11 Jan – 21 Dec 2024

Belly Dancing @ Bar Beirut

Bar Beirut, Canberra
Next on 29 Feb 2024 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Musica Viva Australia
1 Mar 2024

Long Lost Loves (and Grey Suede Gloves) | Musica Viva Australia

Canberra Theatre Centre, Canberra
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Harry Manx
1 Mar 2024

Harry Manx (CAN) In Concert

The Street Theatre, Canberra
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Andy Vening Comedy Hypnosis Show
1 Mar 2024

Hypnotise Me! With Andy Vening

The Zeppelin Room, Narrabundah
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Kane Wallaroo
1 Mar 2024

ACT Wildlife Gala(h) Ball

National Museum of Australia, Acton
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Long-haired person squatting down in the middle of a deserted road
1 Mar 2024

Jack Botts Australian Summer Tour 2024 with special guests Jordy Maxwell & Neptune

UC Hub, Bruce
Next on 1 Mar 2024
Still from Chungking Express showing a person looking at their reflection and holding a bowl
1 Mar 2024

Chungking Express | Enlighten After Dark: Neon Nights Series

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, Acton
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 9:00pm to 10:40pm
Still from the promotional poster for In Bruges showing three men.
1 Mar 2024

In Bruges | Irish Black Comedy Series

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, Acton
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 7:00pm to 8:50pm
Afrique en Cirque
1–2 Mar 2024

Afrique en Cirque

Canberra Theatre Centre, Canberra
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Sunset in gold and purples over silhouette of mountain range.
1–8 Mar 2024

Brindabella Sunset Sessions

Strathnairn Arts Association, Holt
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Event banner image
1–9 Mar 2024

Enlighten at National Archives

National Archives of Australia, Parkes
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
The National Library of Australia building at dusk, lit up with colourful projections.
1–9 Mar 2024

Enlighten 2024 at the Library

National Library of Australia, Parkes
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 5:30pm to 9:30pm
The LEGO® model of Australian Parliament House
1–11 Mar 2024

Enlighten at Parliament House

Australian Parliament House, Canberra
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Before Us Canberra
1–11 Mar 2024

Before Us | A Night Walk Through Time

Civic Square, Canberra
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 5:00pm to 11:00pm
Time to relax and open your senses to nature
16 Feb – 15 Mar 2024

Guided Forest Therapy walk at Weston Park

Weston Park, Yarralumla
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
An armchair in front of a turntable and a lava lamp
1 Mar – 6 Dec 2024

Vinyl Lounge

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, Acton
Next on 1 Mar 2024 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm
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