Melbourne never runs out of special events that seek to entertain us. From festivals to fairs and sports, Melbourne is ready to offer the thrillseeker a greater variety of events to attend to. Spend time with your friends, view exhibits with your children, laugh with your parents, and make fun memories here in Melbourne!
Melbourne International Film Festival
Melbourne International Film Festival is currently underway. It features international premieres, red carpet photo shoots, and the best global cinema. This takes place on the Forum Theatre in the heart of the city. They also present acclaimed screening programs together with celebratory and industry events. The film festival has also been committed to local film, serving as the largest showcase of new Australian cinema. Star-studded hot celebrities, outstanding showcase venue, top-class films, who would want to miss all of those?
Melbourne’s Demons versus Gold Coast Suns
If you are a fan of football, don’t miss Round 19 of the Australian Football League! Melbourne’s Demons will be fighting against Gold Coast Suns after losing against the Eagles last Saturday. The Melbourne Cricket Ground will be full of thrills and excitement, so grab a seat now!
A South East Asia Fair will be held by the 28th of August 2016 at the Queen Victoria Market. Thrill yourself in this festival featuring cultural development, held to celebrate the culture and achievements of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). This event is not only open for adults; this festival has activities for kids as well. Bring your family and your friends.
Melbourne Fringe Festival
Gather and savor the beauty of some top restaurants in Melbourne. To celebrate independent art, featuring local, national, and international artists, Melbourne will be holding the Melbourne Fringe Festival by September. The festival will be featuring shows, exhibitions, and events across theatre, comedy,dance, visual art, music and more! The festival will last for a little over two weeks so there is plenty of time to go to a lot of its events.
Melbourne Writers Festival
Book lovers and avid readers should not miss the Melbourne Writers Festival. Explore ideas, celebrate literature, and be inspired by writers bringing all sorts of stories. Attend debates, hear stories, participate in discussions, or attend musical performances. This two-week celebration starts on the 26th of August, so you better start “booking” (see what I did there?) your tickets now!
Mornings would never be better without the irresistible taste of premium quality hot chocolate, that is why Yarra Valley is bringing you the annual Hot Chocolate Festival! Through August, enjoy various delicacies that fill your mouth with chocolate flavor. Valentine’s Day proves that a one-day-choco-day simply does not work, so enjoy chocolate for a whole month sweet tooth supply this time around!
Melbourne hosts a lot of events enjoyable by anyone. If you haven’t been to Melbourne yet, now is the best time to do it, however, if you are already a resident of Melbourne, please enjoy everything, . Anyway, thank you for reading, stay tuned for future articles, we will discuss other events and tips on how to enjoy them to the fullest!