Events

Be spoilt for choice by the host of exciting events and activities taking place within the city. Admire exquisite art collection, appreciate classical melodies or enjoy the celebrations of a local festival.
 
Discover the many enriching experiences that await and embrace all that the city has to offer.

FRINGE WORLD

FRINGE WORLD is a summer celebration held in Perth and Western Australia each year. 

The program of events is all about variety and offering something for absolutely everyone. The line-up includes comedy, circus, free and family entertainment, theatre, visual arts, musicals, dance and cabaret presented by Western Australian artists along with performers from all over the world.

When: 18 January to 17 February 2019
Where: Various locations

Fringe Sundays

Head the amphitheatre at Yagan Square on Sunday during 20 January to 10 February for a two-hour variety concert of excerpts from shows featured throughout FRINGE WORLD.

All acts are 100% family friendly and free. 

When: 20 January to 10 February 2019
Where: Yagan Square

Skyworks

In its 35th year, and bringing together more than 300,000 people, the City of Perth Skyworks is the largest Australia Day celebration in the country.

Come along from 3pm to enjoy the free events at Lotterywest Entertainment Zone at Langley Park and make sure to secure your on the foreshore to watch the spectacular fireworks display at 8pm.

When: 26 January 2019 
Where: Swan River Foreshore

February 2019

Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars

The final home match of the BBL season will not be one you will want to miss.

What better way to cap off the season, than watching the Perth Scorchers in action for the final time! 

When: 9 February 2019
Where: Various locations

Perth Festival

A Perth summer isn’t complete without it. Funk, soul or rock ‘n’ roll – enjoy a line-up of irresistible music to make your nights unforgettable. 

Local legends light up the Gardens Stage before the action heats up with some of the biggest names from across the globe.

When: 8 February to 3 March 2019
Where: Various locations

WASO Favourites

Following the success of the inaugural Favourites concert WASO opens their 2019 season with a new celebration of talented West Australian musicians. 

When: 8 February and 9 Feburary 2019
Where: Perth Concert Hall

May 2019

La Bayadére

Featuring the West Australian Symphony Orchestra, La Bayadére is a re-imagined, classical ballet full of bold colour, energy and a devastating love triangle.

Choreographed by Greg Horsman, this classic originally created in 1877, is not to be missed.

When: 9 to 25 May 2019
Where: His Majesty's Theatre