What to do in Sydney this July

Chase away the winter blues with Sydney’s hottest events

Tinseltown: Christmas in July pop-up

Celebrate Christmas in July

Tinseltown, a Christmas-themed pop-up, will fulfill all your festive wishes this winter. You can expect elves, presents, tinsel, festive tunes and lots of winter warmer drinks.

Wednesdays, Thursdays, 5:30pm to 9pm
Fridays, 5:30pm to 11pm
Weekends, 3pm to 10:30pm
Saturday 1 July to Sunday 30 July

Bondi Festival

Experience Bondi Festival

Bondi Festival returns serving arts, comedy and a culture feast this winter. Check out world-class theatre, comedy, cabaret, interactive experiences and the legendary Bondi Vista Ferris Wheel.

Every day, all day
Friday 30 June to Sunday 16 July

Marilyn: the woman behind the icon

Immerse yourself in the world of Marilyn Monroe

Discover rare and captivating finds that have never been seen before in Australia at this exhibition, providing a one-of-a-kind glimpse into the woman behind the iconic persona.

Every day, 10am to 7pm
Saturday 1 July to Sunday 24 September

NAIDOC in the City

Visit NAIDOC in the City

Come along to experience Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander dance, song, food and more in the heart of Sydney. NAIDOC in the City is a free, family-friendly day out as part of NAIDOC Week.

Saturday 8 July from 11am to 3pm

Sydney Ramen Festival 2023

Indulge in fine ramen

Taste the best ramen the city has to offer and collect digital stamps to be in with a chance to win a prize for the most bowls of ramen eaten during the Sydney Ramen Festival.

Every day, all day
Saturday 17 June to Saturday 29 July

Beginner wheel-throwing at Pine Street Creative Arts Centre

Get your hands dirty with clay wheel-throwing

In this 5-week course, get a fun introduction to wheel work and learn about correct posture, centring, throwing and turning your vessel.

Every Sunday from 10am to 12:30pm
30 July to 27 August

Together for Yes

Come together for Yes

Join a vibrant community of like-minded individuals, families, and supporters as we bring Sydney together to support Indigenous recognition through a Voice to Parliament.

Sunday 2 July from 11am to 2pm

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Attend the dark tale musical of Sweeney Todd

This 8 time Tony Award-winning Stephen Sondheim musical thriller will leave you on the razor’s edge of your seat.

Weekends, 7:30pm to 10pm
Saturday 22 July to Sunday 27 August

Powerhouse late: future fashion

Learn about the future of fashion

Hear from experts at Sydney’s leading fashion design schools and cutting-edge designers on future technologies, practices and sustainability in fashion.

Thursday 13 July from 5pm to 9pm

National Tree Day

Plant a tree for National Tree Day

Come along and help enhance the meadow habitat being established in Surry Hills by planting native grasses, groundcovers and flowering herbs for National Tree Day.

Sunday 30 July from 10am to 12pm

Dance workout in the CBD

Do a mood-boosting dance workout

A workout that fuses boxing, twerking, toning and lots of cardio set to the best beats of the decade, all while dancing in the dark under a mirror ball.

Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:30pm to 7:15pm
Monday 5 June to Wednesday 20 December

Learn to sew

Get crafty and learn how to sew

Whether you're a complete beginner or have some basic sewing knowledge, this workshop will equip you with the essential skills to start your sewing journey with confidence.

Sunday 2 July from 12pm to 3pm
Wednesday 5 July from 8pm to 11pm
Friday 7 July from 12pm to 3pm

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