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Catch this free freestyle dance battle at MPavilion.
Check out the gallery's Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat exhibition after hours — with the added bonus of live music, performances and G&Ts.
The Art Gallery of NSW's summer exhibition will showcase the works of two monumental Japanese artists: Takashi Murakami and Katsushika Hokusai.
Walk through a field of continuous rainfall without getting wet at this immersive installation in St Kilda.
Abbotsford bar Lulie Tavern and natural wine bottle-o Act of Wine are hosting a pop-up wine tasting for bushfire relief.
Raise much-needed funds for Wildlife Victoria with a day of live tunes and local DJs
A day of live tunes and art to raise money for bushfire victims.
Some of Melbourne's favourite bartenders are whipping up cocktails to raise funds for Aussie bushfire victims
The fearless filmmaker will take the stage this summer to share his latest and greatest stories.
El Camino Cantina is doing two hours of endless tacos every Sunday in January.
A star-studded night of stand-up to raise both spirits and bushfire relief funds.
You don't need a golden ticket to enjoy this 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'-themed dessert and cocktail bar.
Salute the sun first thing on a Tuesday morning.
Make a trip to Geelong and catch a film under the stars — beer in hand.
Spend a balmy night browsing stalls with a beer and vegan gelato.
Spend four evenings listening to free live music and downing sangria at Dandenong's new night market.
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - Sunday, March 8, 2020
Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney
Melbourne Christmas Festival
Friday, November 29 - Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Various Melbourne locations, Melbourne
A day of carols at the Carlton Baths, nightly light projections and a 'How to Make Gravy' sing-along are all part of this month-long program of festive events.
Terminus: Jess Johnson and Simon Ward
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - Sunday, March 1, 2020
Heide Museum of Modern Art, Bulleen
This choose-your-own-adventure exhibition lets you explore five otherworldly realms in VR.
Random International: Rain Room
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - Friday, January 31, 2020
Jackalope Pavilion, St Kilda
Lichtenstein to Warhol: The Kenneth Tyler Collection
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - Monday, March 9, 2020
National Gallery of Australia, Parkes
This free exhibition showcases the great American prints of the 20th century, including works by Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Joan Mitchell, Claes Oldenburg and Andy Warhol.
MCA x Patrón Pop-Up
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - Sunday, February 16, 2020
The MCA's got a new tequila-fuelled pop-up bar for summer.
Friday, August 9, 2019 - Friday, January 31, 2020
The Westin Melbourne Lobby Lounge, Melbourne
Keith Haring | Jean-Michel Basquiat: Crossing Lines
Sunday, December 1, 2019 - Monday, April 13, 2020
NGV International, Melbourne
This dual exhibition will feature 300 of the two influential artists' pieces and collaborations with Andy Warhol, Madonna and Grace Jones.
Rooftop Cinema 2019–20
Sunday, December 1, 2019 - Thursday, January 30, 2020
Rooftop Cinema, Melbourne
Melbourne's original rooftop cinema returns for summer.
Kaws: Companionship in the Age of Loneliness
Friday, September 20, 2019 - Monday, April 13, 2020
The world-renowned artist is bringing his vivid murals and large-scale pop culture sculptures to the NGV.
Black Star Pastry Pop-Up
Monday, November 25, 2019 - Thursday, April 9, 2020
The Sydney bakery has brought the "world's most Instagrammed cake" to Melbourne for summer.
Friday, November 8, 2019 - Sunday, February 16, 2020
Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, The Rocks
See an exploded garden shed, steamrolled silver and a blood-red room of absent poppies in the largest exhibition of the British artist’s works to date.
Arbory Afloat 2019
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - Saturday, February 29, 2020
Arbory Bar & Eatery, Melbourne
This time, the Yarra's floating bar has Miami-inspired cabanas and an onboard pool.
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - Sunday, March 22, 2020
This year's white lantern-like structure will be lit from within — and host over 400 free events throughout summer.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - Sunday, March 22, 2020
Princess Theatre, Melbourne
JK Rowling's acclaimed two-part West End play has landed in Melbourne.
Moonlight Cinema 2019–20
Thursday, November 28, 2019 - Sunday, March 29, 2020
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, South Yarra
Summer has arrived with the return of the Royal Botanic Gardens' always-popular outdoor cinema.
Sunday, November 10 - Monday, December 23, 2019
MacRobertson's Confectionery Factory, Fitzroy
This OTT Christmas pop-up has ten themed rooms filled with a marshmallow pool, a human-sized snow globe, a pink forest and lots of lollies.
Saturday, November 9, 2019 - Sunday, February 2, 2020
Featuring the acclaimed Australian artist's raw self-portraits, plus works inspired by his visits to Lebanon, Syria and Greece, all across more than 70 pieces.
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - Sunday, July 26, 2020
A free exhibition dedicated to the groundbreaking work of Japanese fashion label Comme des Garcons.
Gut Feelings: Your Mind, Your Microbes
Saturday, March 16, 2019 - Sunday, February 2, 2020
Melbourne Museum, Carlton
An immersive, multi-sensory exhibition that explores the (literal) ins and outs of gut health.