The Festival runs for the entire month of February. See full program details.
BIG WEEKEND DATES & TIMES
The Festival’s Big Weekend will be staged from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th February at Federation Square and Birrarung Marr, Melbourne.
The Big Weekend Exhibitor Market will open and close at the following times:
Fri 9 Feb: 12pm – 7pm
Sat 10 Feb: 10am – 6pm
Sun 11 Feb: 10am – 6pm
The Riverbank Bar and Bar Stage will operate until 11pm on Friday and Saturday nights.
WHAT TO BRING
Reusable water bottle, hat, sunscreen, and reusable bag.
Walk, bike or catch public transport to your Festival events.
WHERE TO STAY
The Festival is working to increase its accessibility for visitors. In a new partnership with Travellers Aid, the Festival will work to extend its support services in 2018. See Access Information for list of services.
Look out for the Festival’s WasteWise stations. Help us work towards a zero-waste event and recycle, reuse and reduce.