So it’s little wonder that this flows out into the suburbs. Discover some of the best local events right here.
No matter what time of year it is, there’s sure to be a festival on in Melbourne suburbs, celebrating anything from arts to music, food to fashion, arts to culture and so much more! Find out what’s happening in your hood on the festival front, with Discover Your Own Backyard.
Explore Melbourne's suburbs and uncover an abundance of unique, community markets offering everything from arts and crafts to fresh produce. Make a trip this weekend to stock up on your weekly supply of fresh fruit and vegetables, direct from the producers. Or, trawl through the market treasures to find a one of a kind gift, perfect for a loved one.
We're a city that loves sport, so it's no surprise that this love extends to the furthermost corners of Melbourne's suburbs. It doesn't matter what time of year it is; your local sporting calendar is sure to be jam packed. Make sure you take the time to enjoy the action from the grandstands and sidelines at one of your local sporting venues.
If you love the arts, draw inspiration for where to get your fix of music, theatre and dance right here. Find out where you can enjoy a show at one of the live music venues in Melbourne’s suburbs and discover up and coming talent. Or, discover what dance or musical performances are on at your local theatre, for a fun night out with friends.
The history, art and culture is strong in Melbourne’s suburbs, and you’re sure to find an exhibition that speaks to your interests not too far away. From exhibitions showcasing the works of local artists to museums telling the story of how your area became what it is today, find it all right here.