Kids Events and Festivals Melbourne

KIDS EVENTS AND FESTIVALS MELBOURNE 2019

A calendar of events and festivals for kids (or ones that are kid-friendly) around Melbourne and Victoria for 2019.

 

Our calendar of events and festivals gives you an ongoing list (updated throughout the year) of things to  see and do with your children in and around Melbourne. Think food festivals, concerts, plays, markets, classes, museums and more.

Is there an event or festival you’d like to see added to this list? Please email: info@decisivecravings.com.au for further information.

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Other Ongoing Things To See/Do

Melbourne Aquarium

National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) KIDS

Collingwood Children’s Farm

Heide Museum of Modern Art 

Luna Park

Lego Land Discovery Centre 

Melbourne Museum

Scienceworks

Immigration Museum

Melbourne Zoo

State Library of Victoria

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria

 

 

 KIDS EVENTS AND FESTIVALS MELBOURNE 2019

 

JANUARY 

Melbourne Streat Eatz Festival – January 14th – 16th, 2019  (Melbourne Exhibition Centre)

South Melbourne Night Market – January 10th – February 28th, 2019 (Thursdays from 5:30pm)

Wings Over Wetlands – On until January 18th, 2019 (Parkville)

State Library of Victoria Free Film Screening: Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory – January 25th, 2019 (CBD)

Little Chefs Cooking Classes – On until January 25th, 2019 (Melbourne Docklands)

Melbourne Streat Eatz Festival – January 24th – 26th, 2019 (Coburg)

Queen Vic Summer Night Market – On until March 20th, 2019 (CBD)

Julian Opie: Studio for Kids – On until February 17th, 2019 (Southbank)

Melbourne Museum School Holiday Activities – On until January 29th, 2019 (Carlton)

Scienceworks School Holiday Activities – On until January 29th, 2019 (Spotswood)

Kids Can Cook Cooking Classes – On until January 25th, 2019 (CBD)

Ripponlea Estate Alice in Wonderland – On until January 27th, 2019 (Ripponlea)

Sand in the City – On until May 19th, 2019 (Geelong)

Barefoot Cinema – On until February 16th (Ripponlea Estate)

 

 

FEBRUARY 

Lygon Street Multicultural Festival – February 2nd, 2019 (Carlton)

Sustainable Living Festival – Dates and events TBC (Birrarung Marr)

St Kilda Festival – February 10th, 2019 (St Kilda)

Barefoot Cinema – On until February 16th (Ripponlea Estate)

Julian Opie: Studio for Kids – On until February 17th, 2019 (Southbank)

Apollo Bay Seafood Festival 2019 (Kids Program runs 11am-6pm) – February 15th – 17th, 2019 (Apollo Bay)

Ripponlea Estate Teddy Bear’s Picnic – February 24th, 2019 (Ripponlea)

Queen Vic Summer Night Market – On until March 20th, 2019 (CBD)

South Melbourne Night Market – On until February 28, 2019 (Thursdays from 5:30pm)

Sand in the City – On until May 19th, 2019 (Geelong)

 

MARCH 

Melbourne Moonlight Cinema – On until March 31st, 2019 (Royal Botanic Gardens)

Moomba Festival 2019 – March 8th – 11th, 2019 (Alexandra Gardens and Birrarung Marr)

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival for Kids – March 8th – 24th, 2019 (various locations)

Melbourne Streat Eatz Festival – March 7th – 11th, 2019 (Caulfield)

Queen Vic Summer Night Market – On until March 20th, 2019 (CBD)

Fed in French – March 29th – 31st, 2019 (Federation Square)

Sand in the City – On until May 19th, 2019 (Geelong)

 

 

APRIL 

Fair@Square Lifestyle Festival – April 6th – 7th, 2019 (Federation Square)

KaBloom Festival of Flowers – April 6th – 28th, 2019 (Silvan)

Melbourne Streat Eatz Festival – April 24th – 28th, 2019 (Cheltenham)

Sand in the City – On until May 19th, 2019 (Geelong)

 

 

MAY 

Sand in the City – On until May 19th, 2019 (Geelong)

 

JUNE 

Australian Ballet: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – June 8th – 22nd, 2019 (Arts Centre Melbourne)

 

 

JULY

Bastille Day French Festival – July 12th – 13th, 2019 (Federation Square)

Queen Victoria Market Winter Night Market – 2019 dates TBC (CBD)

 

AUGUST

Queen Victoria Market Winter Night Market – 2019 dates TBC (CBD)

 

SEPTEMBER

Royal Melbourne Show – September 21st, 2019 – October 1st, 2019 (Melbourne Showgrounds)

Melbourne Fringe Festival – 2019 dates TBC

Tesselaar Tulip Festival – September 14th – October 13th, 2019

Sunshine Lantern Festival – 2019 dates TBC

AFL Footy Festival – 2019 dates TBC

 

OCTOBER 

Melbourne Salami Festival – 2019 dates TBC (Northcote)

Melbourne International Arts Festival – 2019 dates TBC (various locations)

Tesselaar Tulip Festival – September 14th – October 13th, 2019 (Silvan)

Royal Melbourne Show – On until October 1st, 2019 (Melbourne Showgrounds)

Prahran Market Cheese Festival – 2019 dates TBC (Prahran)

 

NOVEMBER 

Taste Festival – 2019 dates TBC (Albert Park)

Night Noodle Markets – 2019 dates TBC (CBD)

Paris To Provence – 2019 dates TBC (South Yarra)

 

DECEMBER 

Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar – 2019 dates TBC (Toorak)

Paris To Provence – 2019 dates TBC (South Yarra)

Dumbo Feather Christmas Fete –2019 dates TBC (St Kilda)

German Christmas Market – 2019 dates TBC (Fitzroy North)

French Christmas Market – 2019 dates TBC (St Kilda)

 

 

 

More events being added soon. To enquire about adding yours, email: info@decisivecravings.com.au for further information.