The personal safety of Brisbane residents and visitors is our top priority. Due to coronavirus, some of our events, services and venues may have been impacted. Check our Coronavirus: Council updates and impacts page for latest updates. For event information, search our What’s On calendar to see if your event has been impacted.


Brisbane City Council helps deliver thousands of markets, festivals and events each year. Check out featured and free events, festivals, art exhibitions, workshops, fitness and well-being classes, cultural events, local markets and more.

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Sat 28 Aug 2021 to Sun 21 Nov 2021
Free

Brisbane City Council presents Springfinity exhibition featured across the city through the Outdoor Gallery program. **The start date of this exhibition was...

Various locations in Brisbane City

Fri 3 to Sat 25 Sep 2021

Step into dance, theatre, music, cabaret, circus and more at this year’s Brightly Brisbane Festival. Hop on board Brisbane’s Art Boat at Northshore Hamilton...

Various locations around Brisbane

Fri 3 to Sat 25 Sep 2021
Free

The BOQ Festival Garden is a wonderous world of food, wine, entertainment and discovery, proudly sponsored by Bank of Queensland. Popping up in South Bank for...

South Bank Parklands, Brisbane City

Fri 3 to Sat 25 Sep 2021

This wonderous floating art experience will travel between Northshore, Hamilton and South Bank as part of Brisbane Festival, immersing audiences in a glowing...

Northshore Riverside Park, Hamilton

Fri 3 to Sat 25 Sep 2021
Free

The biggest music extravaganza ever to be staged in Brisbane’s history is back! Brisbane Festival is on the road again to serenade 190 suburbs of our glorious...

Various Brisbane locations and venues

Fri 3 to Sat 25 Sep 2021

A mysterious game of secrets and spectacle hidden in the rainforest awaits you at BOQ Festival Garden. UQ’s Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB) has been...

South Bank Parklands, Brisbane City

Mon 20 to Sun 26 Sep 2021
Free

Brisbane City Council’s Green Heart Fair is Brisbane’s favourite sustainable living festival, promoting innovative green living in a fun, family-friendly...

Online

Thu 23 Sep 2021, 5:00pm

Bookings essential. The tour sees you enjoying a relaxing 90-minute kayak journey on the iconic Brisbane River either heading towards Story Bridge or Southbank...

C.T. White Park, 22 Bright Street, Kangaroo Point

Thu 23 Sep 2021, 6:00pm
Free

Are you interested in keeping native stingless bees for fun, honey production, conservation, or pollination? During this seminar entomologist, and professional...

Garden City Library, Garden City Shopping Centre, Corner Logan and Kessels Road, Upper Mt Gravatt

Last updated: 4 May 2021