Sydney Events

There’s always something going on in this vibrant, cosmopolitan city. Home to some of the world’s top sporting events, concerts and festivals, don’t miss your chance to be in on the action at PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney.

September 2018

Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys tells the true-life story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons rise to stardom, one of the most successful bands in pop music history. The band sold more than 175 million records and were inducted into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame for their worldwide hits.

When: 29 September to 28 October 2018
Where: Capitol Theatre

October 2018

Night Noodle Markets

Good Food Month’s Night Noodle Markets returns to Hyde Park with 40 sizzling food stalls serving up the best street food from across the Asian region. Sydney’s very own Asian hawker market will also feature family-friendly live music, DJs, LED-lit dancing dragons, and the always popular bespoke dessert creations which you’ll only find at the Night Noodle Markets.

When: 1 to 31 October 2018
Where: Hyde Park

AIX Rosé Pop Up Bar

During the month of October feast your eyes on the biggest bottle of Rosé in the southern hemisphere sitting pretty at ABODE Bistro & Bar. Quench your thirst every Thursday and Friday between 4:00pm to 7:00pm, and enjoy delicious paired bar bites by Head Chef Zoe Scott from AUD8.

When: 1 to 31 October 2018
Where: ABODE Bistro & Bar

Sydney Rides Festival

The Sydney Rides Festival invites Lycra lovers and cyclists still on their training-wheels to share in their love of pedal-powered transportation. This bike-riding bonanza will give you that extra push to get back on the pedals, with three weeks of cycling courses, activities and family-friendly food, art and sporting events. 

When: 6 to 27 October 2018
Where: Sydney

Sculpture by the Sea

Sculpture by the Sea is the world’s largest annual free-to-the-public outdoor sculpture exhibition and returns to the spectacular Bondi to Tamarama coastal walk. The iconic exhibition will see the coastline transformed into a two kilometre long sculpture park over three weeks featuring 100 sculptures by artists from Australia and across the world.

When: 18 October to 4 November 2018
Where: Bondi, Sydney

Masters of Modern Art from the Hermitage

Masters of modern art from the Hermitage presents a magnificent selection of works from the towering figures of modern art such as Cézanne, to the radical innovation of artists like Matisse and Picasso, this exhibition documents the seismic shifts that took place in European painting in the years after 1900 and encapsulates a defining moment in art history.

When: 13 October 2018 to 3 March 2019
Where: Art Gallery of NSW

Invictus Games Sydney

The Sydney Games will attract more than 500 competitors from 18 nations to compete in 11 adaptive sports and will recognise and thank families and friends for their role and the challenges they share in supporting our wounded warriors. Sydney will host around 1000 family and friends who’ll be in the stands cheering.

When: 20 to 27 October 2018
Where: Sydney 

November 2018

An Evening with Charlie Sheen

Join Charlie on his first ever visit to Australia at An Evening with Charlie Sheen. A truly unique opportunity to get up close and personal with Hollywood Royalty, and real pop culture icon.

When: 4 November 2018
Where: ICC Sydney

Christmas with André Rieu

Evenings with André Rieu offer perfect entertainment composed of world-famous, romantic and emotional melodies, lots of surprises, a good deal of humour and top-class international soloists.  Rieu’s charisma, passion and vibrancy make his appearance on stage a unique experience. 

When: 21 to 22 November 2018
Where: ICC Sydney

The Finders Keepers Market

Expect to buy incredible pieces by amazing makers from Sydney, as well as treasured favourites from all around Australia. With dedicated food and beverage stalls, live music, two bars, two coffee carts, and Food Trucks, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. 

When: 30 November to 2 December 2018
Where: Barangaroo

Cake Bake & Sweets Show

If you have a passion for baking, cake decorating, or just love cakes, breads and other delicious temptations, then you’ll love Cake Bake & Sweets Show. It’s the ultimate foodie’s experience… a three-day live event devoted to the world of baking and the art of cake decorating.

When: 23 to 25 November 2018
Where: ICC Sydney


2CELLOS take instrumental unimagined heights with their incredible talent and undeniable passion. Their playing style breaks down the boundaries between different genres of music, from classical and film to pop and rock. 

When: 28 November 2018
Where: ICC Sydney

December 2018


As a celebration of the most beloved dancefloor moments of the past 25 years, Orchestrated rearranges, remixes and reimagines classic tracks with a live symphony orchestra and special guest vocalists for a night of pure celebration. Featuring classic dance hits from the likes of Fatboy Slim, Moby, Eric Prydz and Robert Miles, Orchestrated is guaranteed to provide an unforgettable evening.

When: 14 December 2018
Where: ICC Sydney

Dean Lewis

Dean and his band will play his new platinum single “Be Alright”, his massive debut song “Waves” and other songs from his EP “Same Kind of Different” plus new songs from his much anticipated forthcoming album.

When: 8 December 2018
Where: Metro Theatre

The Wiggles - Wiggle Pop! Big Show

The Wiggles will explode onto stages around Australia, when they bring their brand new Wiggle Pop! Big Show around the country. This is one for the family to enjoy! 

When: 8 December 2018
Where: ICC Sydney

An Evening with Malala Yousafzai

At age 11, Malala began her campaign for the rights of girls to receive an education, blogging about life under the Taliban in Pakistan’s Swat Valley Her story continued after surviving a targeted attack by the Taliban at just 15 years old. 

When: 10 December 2018
Where: ICC Sydney

January 2018

Sydney Festival

Every January, Sydney Festival enlivens and transforms Sydney with a bold cultural celebration based on big ideas and cutting-edge art and performance. Think jaw-dropping contemporary ballet to epic art installations, international theatre hits, primal circus, immersive virtual reality, modern Indigenous art and theatre, punk protest music and more.

When: 9 to 27 January 2019
Where: Sydney