Exciting Upcoming Events In Sydney (Part 1)

We all know Sydney’s one of the most exciting cities around, but what awesome events are coming up this year?

In Part 1 of our two-part series, we’ll be taking a look at the biggest events in Sydney in the first half of 2018…

Mardi Gras

16th February – 4th March

Get out your glitter! It’s time for Australia’s biggest annual celebration of LGBTQI pride. For two weeks, the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras celebrates the importance and power of diversity in our country. 

For the 40th anniversary of the festival, things kick off with Fair Day and wind up with the famous Parade and Party, with dozens of amazing events in between.

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Chinese New Year Festival

16th February – 4th March

2018 is the Year of the Dog, and Sydney’s definitely going to be celebrating! The Chinese New Year Festival runs for two weeks and incorporates more than 80 events.

There’ll be dragon boat races, lion dances, giant lunar lanterns, demonstrations and workshops, amazing food, and of course plenty of dog-related events (including a guide dog graduation ceremony – could it get any cuter?).

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Mercedes Benz Fashion Week

13th May – 17th May

Designers and fashion lovers, if there’s a week you want to make sure you’re in Sydney, it’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.

With industry events, presentations and of course runway shows, Carriageworks in Eveleigh will be transformed into an international fashion destination that’s not to be missed.

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Vivid Sydney

25th May – 16th June

We’ve worked with Vivid Sydney before, so we can say firsthand that it’s one of the most exciting events the city has to offer!

Billed as ‘the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas’, Vivid is all about beautiful light art projections, cutting-edge artists and performers, workshops, talks and events.

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If you’re looking for event management or promo staff and talent for events in Sydney, get in touch with us today to find out how we can help.

Stay tuned towards the second half of the year for Part 2 of our round-up of exciting events in Sydney!

Claire Bradshaw

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