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~1-7 May

Brickman Wonders of the World LEGO Exhibition!

Thanks to Ryan “The Brickman” McNaught, Melburnians can explore a world of epic LEGO® masterpieces and learn about some of mankind's most amazing achievements from all over the globe, in a fully interactive, educational experience. The global exhibition - and the largest LEGO® exhibition to ever come to Melbourne - will be held at the iconic Melbourne Museum. More than 50 awe-inspiring models will be on display.

4-18 May

Human Rights Arts & Film Festival

Melbourne's 2017 Human Rights Arts and Film Festival will present two weeks of contemporary work aimed at generating engagement and discussion around human rights issues.

5 May

Dog Lovers Show

The Dog Lovers Show encapsulates the friendship and unconditional love that we share with man's (women's and kids!) best friend and a world first-event.

5-21 May

High Country Harvest

Across the region, chefs, growers, winemakers and brewers get into the spirit of the High Country Harvest with a range of special tipples and treats to savour between festival events.

6-7 May

Kellybrook Cider Festival

In its 29th year, the Kellybrook Cider Festival provides a traditional rustic farmhouse cider, food marquee, tasting & sales of ciders and wines, live music, children's entertainment & more.

19-21 May

GABS 2017

This annual Festival brings even more unique craft beers, gourmet beer-battered delicacies and refreshing ciders to satisfy every connoisseur's palette. GABS 2017 will feature around 400 beers from 150 breweries from across the globe filling out a giant beer hall, in which participants can sample a selection of beers and ciders from a wooden paddle.

20 May

Melbourne Tea Festival

Wander through the tea market and discover some of the best teas around, have a bite to eat from a food truck, indulge in a sweet treat or sit down and enjoy a cup of tea in the brew lounge. Held at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre.

20-21 May

Great Ocean Road Running Festival

The Great Ocean Road Running Festival attracts thousands of participants seeking to conquer one of the most stunning and unique marathons in the world. Formerly the Great Ocean Road Marathon, the two day festival of running across Lorne and Apollo Bay has grown to allow runners of all ages and abilities to participate in events ranging from the 1.5km Kid's Gallop all the way up to the 60km Ultra Marathon.

27 May

UDO Australia National Street Dance Championship

National Street Dance Championships, MSAC, Albert Park, dancers compete for bragging rights and entry into world's largest street dance competition.

What's On Next Month

4 Jun

Round She Goes Fashion Market Coburg

60 stalls of preloved designer and vintage fashion gems. Get quality fashion at a fraction of RRPs!

8-12 Jun

Melbourne International Singers Festival

In its 8th year, the Singers Festival brings together choirs and singers from Australia and around the world.

17-18 Jun

Williamstown Literary Festival

Every year since 2003, a small group of local residents have presented what is now the largest literary festival in the western suburbs.

25 Jun

Italian Wine & Food Festival

Everything that's good about eating and drinking in Italy comes together under one roof in June with the return of the Italian Wine + Food Festival.

Future Events

1-2 Jul

Oz Comic-Con Melbourne

Oz Comic-Con is taking over the Convention & Exhibition Centre.

1-16 Jul

Winter School Holidays at Luna Park

Christmas in July festivities will be in full swing these school holidays at Luna Park! Melbourne's favourite amusement park will transform into a Christmas winter wonderland with FREE admission and entertainment for all.

27-30 Jul

Craft & Quilt Fair Melbourne

Shop, Learn, Make and Be Inspired! The Home of Craft for crafting enthusiasts, with everything under the one roof to be inspired and get creative.

4-7 Aug

Victorian Fair Trade Festival

Going since 2009, Moral Fairground has been the driving force in creating awareness and raising the profile of fair trade throughout the community, as well as the conscious business sector Australia wide.

18-20 Aug

National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo

The action-packed outdoors haven returns, bringing tens-of-thousands of fishing, boating, camping, outdoors and 4x4 products from over 200 leading exhibitors and retailers.

28 Sep-28 Oct

The Australian Burlesque Festival

The Australian Burlesque Festival is a unique community based experience uniting burlesque artists from all over the country and the globe in a tour of sizzling showcases and workshops. Now in its eighth year!

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