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Get bendy (or sweaty) in the CBD's new sky-high park without spending a cent at these free weekly classes.
Walk through a field of continuous rainfall without getting wet at this immersive installation in St Kilda.
The Art Gallery of NSW's summer exhibition will showcase the works of two monumental Japanese artists: Takashi Murakami and Katsushika Hokusai.
You don't need a golden ticket to enjoy this 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'-themed dessert and cocktail bar.
Pair your vinyasa flow with a post-workout glass of wine.
Enjoy one boozy ingredient done six different ways.
Hawthorn's rooftop cinema returns.
Melbourne Music Week's roving one-night music party hits this Chinatown bar for a live hip hop session
Melbourne's two masters of cheap pizza are hosting free pizza parties, simultaneously.
Melbourne's observation wheel will become a windmill of sky-high gig venues for this special Melbourne Music Week event.
Electronic producer Elisabeth Dixon turns Birrarung Marr's Federation Bells into the hero instrument for this free dance party.
Step through the inimitable actor's career every Friday night — from the original 'Bill and Ted' to the first 'John Wick' flick.
A Vietnamese twist on brunch, with optional bottomless cocktails.
Spend a Sunday in the park tasting wine, beer, cider, cheese and ice cream.
Heaps Gay and Rock City have teamed up to throw the ultimate queer party for Melbourne Music Week.
Celebrate Melbourne's Polish community with traditional music, vodka and a couple of plates of pierogi.
A cinematic celebration of a movie master.
Music from the Studio Ghibli Films of Hayao Miyazaki 2020
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne
Watch 'Howl's Moving Castle' and 'My Neighbour Totoro' on Sidney Myer's huge screen while the scores are performed live by the MSO.
Manjimup Cherry Harmony Festival
Saturday, December 14, 2019
Manjimup Heritage Park, Manjimup
A sweet, community-minded festival that honours local produce.
Espresso Martini Express
Saturday, November 23, 2019, Sunday, November 24, 2019, Saturday, November 30, 2019 and Sunday, December 1, 2019
Various locations across Melbourne, Melbourne
Kick-start your night out with a round of caffeinated cocktails — for free.
Meredith Dairy Bucket Bonanza 2019
Sunday, December 15, 2019
35 Sunline Drive, Truganina
The acclaimed dairy is slinging two-kilogram buckets of goat's cheese for fifty bucks — for one day only.
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.
Thursday, April 9 - Monday, April 13, 2020
Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, Tyagarah
Patti Smith, Lenny Kravitz, the Dave Matthews Band and Crowded House will descend on Tyagarah Tea Gardens for the Easter long weekend.
So Freshtival Spring Tour
Saturday, November 23, 2019
Welcome to Thornbury, Northcote
A slick night of nostalgic tunes — with a ball pit, jumping castle and fireworks, too.
Highballs and Pizza at Capitano
Tuesday, September 17 - Friday, November 15, 2019
Capitano Carlton, Carlton
Settle in for a night of top-notch food and Johnnie Walker highballs at this cosy Carlton spot.
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - Sunday, July 26, 2020
NGV International, Melbourne
A free exhibition dedicated to the groundbreaking work of Japanese fashion label Comme des Garcons.
Four Pillars Christmas (Gin) Revue 2019
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
The Espy, St Kilda
Cabaret, comedy, slapstick, sing-alongs and lots of gin.
Random International: Rain Room
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - Friday, January 31, 2020
Jackalope Pavilion, St Kilda
Japanese Film Festival 2019
Thursday, November 21 - Sunday, December 1, 2019
Select cinemas in Melbourne, Various locations
Melbourne's annual celebration of Japanese cinema returns.
Vietnamese Yum Cha 2019
Saturday, October 19, 2019, Saturday, October 26, 2019, Saturday, November 2, 2019 and Saturday, November 9, 2019
Hanoi Hannah Vol. II, Elsternwick
Flight — Realscape Productions
Wednesday, October 30 - Sunday, December 8, 2019
Queensbridge Square, Southbank
Strap yourself into a section of a real airplane, and prepare for an eventful and immersive experience.
The Summer Night Markets 2019–2020
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne
Time for another year of balmy Wednesday nights at the Queen Vic Market.
Alliance Francaise French Christmas Market 2019
Saturday, December 7 - Sunday, December 8, 2019
Alliance Francaise Melbourne, St Kilda
Give your festive season a French twist at this weekend-long market at a St Kilda mansion.
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.
Potterfest: A Harry Potter Marathon 2019
Various cinemas in Melbourne
You may need a time-turner to get through two days of 'Harry Potter' and 'Fantastic Beasts' films.
Friday, October 18, 2019, Friday, October 25, 2019, Friday, November 1, 2019 and Friday, November 8, 2019
Lido Cinemas, Hawthorn
Saturday, February 15 - Sunday, February 16, 2020
The Boatbuilders Yard, South Wharf
Melbourne's gin festival by the water is back.