Sydney Lunar Festival

Event dates to be confirmed: January 2020

Celebrate the Lunar New Year at Sydney Lunar Festival, produced by the City of Sydney. This vibrant arts festival has a program bursting with cultural events, markets, tours, exhibitions and entertainment, most of them free.

Be part of the fun as the iconic Sydney foreshore comes alive with giant Lunar Lanterns exhibition in Circular Quay and more. Don't miss the extremely popular Dragon Boat Races in Darling Harbour that see the spirit and power of the dragon come alive as 12 metre long boats, with up to 20 paddlers, battle it out to the beating of drums!

With over 80 events to choose from, visit the Sydney Lunar Festival website to plan your festival.

Nearby events

  1. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Saturday 27 April 2019 to Sunday 23 June 2019 , Chinatown And Haymarket

    Sydney’s Golden Ticket has arrived. Roald Dahl’s delicious tale, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, is a delectable treat featuring songs from the original film, including Pure Imagination, The Candy Man and I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,…

    27 Apr - 23 Jun
  2. Manga Drawing Class

    Saturday 27 April 2019 to Saturday 01 June 2019 , Chinatown And Haymarket

    Want to learn how to create your own anime/manga (Japanese comic book) characters? At the end of class, you will have completed a piece of art and will be able to take it home as a nice souvenir. This class is designed to provide you…

    27 Apr - 01 Jun
  3. Central Coast Garden Ramble

    Friday 03 May 2019 , Chinatown And Haymarket

    Spend a day at the central coast exploring three wonderful private gardens with the designers and growers that live there. Join Foundation and Friends for a coach tour visiting three incredible private gardens in the central coast, just…

    03 May