Cultural and creative life

Events and festivals in Sydney

157 posts in Cultural and creative life

Discover our rainbow city at Sydney WorldPride

You can’t miss the explosion of colour taking over the town right now. Follow the rainbow and enjoy these displays in our area.

What you need to know about Sydney WorldPride 2023

A massive celebration of LGBTIQA+ communities from around the world.

Opportunity: Produce our annual organ recital program

We’re seeking a contractor to create a dynamic series of performances for 2023 and 2024.

5 things you should know about Yabun Festival

A look back on the evolution of Yabun Festival.

Leaping into Sydney Lunar Festival celebrations

The City of Sydney invites everyone to its exciting 16 day celebration.

Bunny bounty: Discover the 36 rabbits created by Sydney’s youngest artists

A key feature of the Sydney Lunar Festival, the shortlisted artworks by children aged 6 to 12 years old were selected from more than 600 entries.

In pictures: Sydney welcomes the new year

The city sends off 2022 in true style

Our Sydney Festival highlights

With opera, dance, performance art and music, plan your festival from 5 to 29 January.

Proud, pink and full of pop: The artwork making Oxford Street look the part

With visitors from all over the world in town for Sydney WorldPride, making sure the strip looks its best was front of mind for the City of Sydney.

Sydney Modern opens with artworks you can’t miss

After a decade of planning and construction, the expansive new building hits the scene in true style with showstopping pieces.


Featured in Arts & culture

9 Vivid Music events under $30 (and lots of freebies)

New mural depicts obscured faces from Australia’s past

Seeking young people to join our training and mentorship program


Subscribe for updates

Choose the news that interests you

Sign up