Around Town

Festivals, fairs and large events in Sydney

Sydney this week

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    Thu 24 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 24 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 24 Jul Like a good cup of coffee, Sydney’s love for the hot beverage is strong. Featuring over 65 stalls, the annual Rocks Aroma... 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 25 Jul Take Friday by storm with a series of rapid-fire breakfast talks from Vibewire. Once a month the Powerhouse Museum opens its... More details
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    Fri 25 Jul White Ribbon Day aims to help raise awareness and funds to stop men’s violence against women. Join communities across... 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
  • (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
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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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    Sat 26 Jul Become the best party host you could ever hope to be with a workshop from three Etsy sellers and makers who’ll run through... More details
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    Sat 26 Jul G4 Guitar Schools is having a fundraising event for underprivileged children in Sydney. There will be free guitar lessons all... 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
  • (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)

    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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    Wed 30 Jul Learn a few of the basic ins and outs of tap dancing at this Laneway Learning tap class. Dance enthusiast Alix, who has 13... More details
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    Wed 30 Jul Design students will use iPads to showcase their interactive book project The Creative Mind Explained . They will show how... More details
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    Wed 30 Jul Not much of an outdoor gardener? Come to the Work-Shop class and learn how to make a terrarium that will allow you to bring a... 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

Activities to look out for

Retrosweat

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

The Rocks Aroma Festival

Celebrate the humble cup of coffee at the annual Aroma Fest

FastBreak

Get your fix of killer talks before most people have had their morning coffee

SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show

Back with a new venue and two new dates

Sydney Mini Maker Faire

A family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness

No Lights No Lycra

Wanna dance with somebody?

Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

Surry Hills Festival

The much-loved local festival is returning in and around Crown Street in September

Oz Comic-Con

Get animated at this pop culture conference

Sydney Design 2014

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

Classes, workshops & talks in Sydney

RollerFit

Get skatin', Sydney

Work-Shop Redfern

Work-Shop moves to Redfern with double the space and double the fun

Jeanette Winterson

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

Sydney's best...

Sydney's best cooking schools

Time Out rounds up the hottest culinary courses in town

Sydney bucket list

The 30 must-do things for any visitor to Sydney

Sydney's best whale watching tours

We think you'll have a whale of a time on these top tours

Top five bars for pinball

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

Sydney's best skate parks

Strap on the kneepads and hit one of these top spots for mini skaters

Sydney's best burlesque nights

Tease is alive and well in Sin City



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