If you're looking for things to see and do in Brisbane, check out Brisbane City Council's creative events program – an innovative, socially inclusive and diverse program of arts and cultural activities and events including music, festivals, outdoor movies, Council sponsored events and community projects. 

The calendar view on this page shows all creative events in our What's On calendar ordered by date and time.

To see all creative events for a specific date or date range, or to display a specific performance, filter your search.

If you're hearing impaired, find out how to book an Auslan interpreter to attend an event.

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Creative events calendar

Mon 30 Oct 2023 to Tue 30 Apr 2024
Free

Tropical Anxiety unveils the intrinsic connection between Brisbane and its natural surroundings, revealing how these elements coalesce to create a cohesive and...

Howard Smith Wharves Precinct, Brisbane City

Mon 30 Oct 2023 to Tue 30 Apr 2024

Brisbane City Council's Outdoor Gallery transforms Brisbane's laneways, city streets and car parks into imaginative, curious, and engaging spaces. Comprising of...

Various locations around Brisbane.

Thu 1 Feb 2024 10:00am to Fri 7 Jun 2024 5:00pm
Free

BrisAsia presents Departure at Museum of Brisbane, an initiative designed to tell the story of Brisbane's cultural evolution and the impact and influence Asian...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Wed 21 Feb 2024, 10:00am
Free

As Artists in Residence at Museum of Brisbane (MoB) for BrisAsia Stories, Christine Ko and Louis Lim will extend upon their ongoing project 'Departure'. In this...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Wed 21 Feb 2024, 10:00am
Free

Have you completed the Makerspace sewing induction? Would you like some extra support as you get started with the equipment? During these group sessions, a...

Carindale Library, Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Road (near Millennium Boulevard), Carindale

Wed 21 Feb 2024

Exploring spaces and absences of visual storytelling and record keeping. How do archiving processes record and present certain stories? What are the legacies of...

Metro Arts, West End

Wed 21 Feb 2024

Redefining realities through moving image. Cross Dissolve draws inspiration from the terminology used in video editing to delve into the concept of the...

Metro Arts, West End

Wed 21 Feb 2024, 12:00pm
Free

Gathering presents John Corowa. John Corowa is a solo guitarist who has a warm soulful style and a wide and diverse music appreciation for Aussie rock, Motown...

Queen Street Mall, Brisbane City

Wed 21 Feb 2024, 3:30pm
Free

Tuesdays to Thursdays 3.30-4pm. Drop in to Wynnum Library to spark your child’s imagination through learning by making. Participate in hands-on activities that...

Wynnum Library, 145 Florence Street, Wynnum

Last updated: 7 December 2023

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