Brisbane Winter Sessions is a new annual music festival held in August. It is proudly supported by Council, Triple J, and presented by QMusic. The inaugural year of this festival includes more than 30 free and ticketed events, and more than 100 artists performing in 16 venues. This music festival delivers six days and nights of programming, including performances with your favourite Brisbane music legends, as well as an epic street party, and culminates in an Ekka holiday celebration. Brisbane Winter Sessions will kick off on Thursday 5 August and end on Wednesday 11 August 2021.

Use this page to see a selection of featured Brisbane Winter Sessions events.

For the full events program, view the Brisbane Winter Sessions website.

When attending Brisbane Winter Sessions events, protect yourself and others by maintaining good hygiene and practising physical distancing. Keep up to date with Queensland Health restrictions and requirements and obtain the latest information for events you plan to attend (including cancellations or postponed events) from the Brisbane Winter Sessions website or Facebook page.

Featured events

Wed 4 Aug 2021, 6:30pm
Postponed

**This event has been postponed.** The Tivoli and City Winery are joining forces for Brisbane’s newest refined dining experience; Seasoned Supper Club. At...

The Tivoli, 52 Costin Street, Fortitude Valley

Thu 5 to Wed 11 Aug 2021

Brisbane Winter Sessions is a new annual music festival held in August, proudly supported by Brisbane City Council and Triple J, and presented by QMusic. After...

Various live music locations around Brisbane

Thu 5 Aug 2021, 6:00pm
Free

The Ritchie Yorke Project will unveil a selection of Ritchie’s extensive and prized archival collection at the new Yorke Suites, located on the top floor of the...

La La Land, Fortitude Valley

Thu 5 Aug 2021, 6:30pm

Ben Ely invites you to take a saunter on The Golden Path - album launch show. BEN ELY’s third full length solo album burns light through gloom in taking flight...

The Zoo, Fortitude Valley

Thu 5 Aug 2021, 6:30pm
Free

Winter Sessions, Felons Barrel Hall & GRAIN present three nights of free entry live music featuring some of the most exciting acts from around Australia. From...

Felons Barrell Hall

Thu 5 Aug 2021, 7:30pm
Free

Get ready for an all-new music festival Winter Sessions kicking off from 5-11 August that'll bring on the cooler times. Over 16 iconic Brisbane music venues...

Ric's Bar, Fortitude Valley

Thu 5 Aug 2021, 8:00pm

Oscillate is a monthly event bringing together the creative minds of Brisbane’s most promising electronic and jazz based artists. Curated by First Beige...

La La Land, Fortitude Valley

Thu 5 Aug 2021, 9:00pm
Free

This local rock band, playing classic style rock and roll, is formed with members from the Sunflower Band and The Ferguson Trio. View more Brisbane Winter...

Brooklyn Standard, Brisbane City

Thu 5 Aug 2021, 9:00pm
Free

The Skandolosos are an original latin ska and rock band from Brisbane. View more Brisbane Winter Sessions event listings.

Suzie Wongs Good Time Bar, Brisbane City

Last updated: 28 July 2021