Around Town

Festivals, fairs and large events in Sydney

Sydney this week

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    Thu 31 Jul You never forget how to grapevine. That’s what we realised when Time Out investigated what’s behind the... More details
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    Thu 31 Jul Ash Maher and Jodie Fisher run a weekly No Lights No Lycra dance party in the dark, where they dig out queasy cheese to... More details
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    Thu 31 Jul Jo Pretyman is the founder of I-Manifest, a charity that provide pathways for young people to pursue real, sustainable careers... More details
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    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
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    20 Jun-30 Sep Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with... More details
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    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
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    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    Fri 01 Aug Sue Ostler from Vodka and Chocolate Therapy is running a flirting workshop to boost your bar-side banter and enhance your... More details
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    01-03 Aug Sexpo is not just about sex, it's about sexuality and adult lifestyles. Open-minded individuals are invited to explore what... More details
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    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
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    20 Jun-30 Sep Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with... More details
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    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
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    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details
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    Sat 02 Aug Cat Rabbit is a Melbourne-based textile artist who creates anthropomorphised plush figurines. Working with soft sculpture and... More details
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    Sat 02 Aug With new bike lanes popping up around Sydney, there’s no better time to get to know your wheels. Taught by Cam and Thomas... More details
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    01-03 Aug Sexpo is not just about sex, it's about sexuality and adult lifestyles. Open-minded individuals are invited to explore what... More details
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    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
  • (Around Town)

    20 Jun-30 Sep Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
  • (Around Town)

    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details
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    Sun 03 Aug Wonder 102 is an unusual village fete, of sorts, from Surry Hills charity the Girls and Boys Brigade. Heaps of local artists... More details
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    Sun 03 Aug Bringing in over 20,000 people last year, the Moocooboola Festival offers fun for the whole family. The food and wine tents... More details
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    Sun 03 Aug First Hands is held on the first Sunday of every month at Bare Island, La Perouse. The event is part of a social enterprise... More details
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    01-03 Aug Sexpo is not just about sex, it's about sexuality and adult lifestyles. Open-minded individuals are invited to explore what... More details
  • (Around Town)

    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
  • (Around Town)

    20 Jun-30 Sep Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
  • (Around Town)

    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
  • (Around Town)

    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details
  • (Around Town)

    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
  • (Around Town)

    20 Jun-30 Sep Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
  • (Around Town)

    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
  • (Around Town)

    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details
  • (Around Town)

    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
  • (Around Town)

    20 Jun-30 Sep Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
  • (Around Town)

    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
  • (Around Town)

    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details
  • (Around Town)

    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
  • (Around Town)

    20 Jun-30 Sep Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
  • (Around Town)

    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
  • (Around Town)

    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details

Activities to look out for

Maas Lates: Design Futures

Stay and play at the museum after dark for Sydney Design 2014, including 3D-scanning your head

Retrosweat

Shake things up with a touch of blue eye shadow and pineapple squats

Speed Dating Party

Vintage peddler Dear Pluto has a knack for matchmaking

SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show

Back with a new venue and two new dates

Mythbusters - Behind the Myths tour

Debunk a few urban tales with the kings of myth busting

Festival of Dangerous Ideas

Salman Rushdie, Pussy Riot and Malcolm Fraser walk into a room...

Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

Sydney Design 2014

Late nights at the museum, 3D printing, idea bombing and much more

Newtown Festival 2014

Newtown celebrates its long bohemian history at the 36th annual festival

Malcolm Fraser

Our 22nd Prime Minister speaks about his dangerous ideas

Classes, workshops & talks in Sydney

Sydney's power breakfasts

Rise and shine, creative minds

Jeanette Winterson

The British author discusses her life and love of fiction and poetry

RollerFit

Get skatin', Sydney

Sydney's best...

Rainy day saviours

Just because it's pouring doesn't mean you can't still have a ball

Rockabilly Sydney

Get a swingin' and a jivin' daddy-o

Sydney's best cooking schools

Time Out rounds up the hottest culinary courses in town

Sydney's 10 best activities for Kids

Want to keep the nippers happy? Roadtest our best boredom killers

Top five bars for pinball

Beer and pinnies: can there be a better way to spend a couple of hours?

Sydney's best burlesque nights

Tease is alive and well in Sin City



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