Festivals & events
Join us under twinkling lights and amongst ancient landscapes to discover the festivals and events that make the Northern Territory come alive.
NT event highlights
Darwin & Surrounds5 – 22 August 2021
There’s no better time to be in the tropical Top End than during Darwin Festival each August, where a fabulous festival wonderland awaits you.
BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown Supercars
Darwin & Surrounds8 – 9 August 2020
The BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown returns to Hidden Valley Raceway with limited tickets on sale now.
Mindil Beach Sunset Market
Darwin & Surrounds28 May 2020 – 28 October 2021
The Mindil Beach Sunset Market is the heart of Darwin's cultural melting pot and truly epitomises the word 'multicultural'.
Darwin Fringe Festival
Darwin & Surrounds2 – 11 July 2021
Showcasing work in every genre you can think of (and a few that might be made up), the Darwin Fringe Festival is a community arts festival with bite.
Katherine & Surrounds11 – 13 June 2021
IT IS WITH GREAT SADNESS THAT WE INFORM YOU THAT BARUNGA FESTIVAL 2020 HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED.
People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS
Darwin & SurroundsSaturday 15 May 2021
Back on the beach in 2021, People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival is set to be not only the biggest, but the best the Territory’s ever had.
Parrtjima - A Festival in Light
Alice Springs & Surrounds9 – 18 April 2021
Parrtjima is the only authentic Aboriginal light festival of its kind.
Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards
Darwin & Surrounds7 August 2020 – 31 January 2021
The Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA) is Australia’s longest running and most prestigious Indigenous art awards that captures the attention of the nation.
Field of Light Uluru
Uluru & Surrounds2 March 2018 – 31 December 2021
The Field of Light art installation, a global phenomenon by internationally acclaimed artist Bruce Munro, has come ‘home’ to the place that inspired it - Uluru.
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