Festivals & events in Alice Springs
Alice Springs is home to a variety of unique and quirky events that you can't find anywhere else in the world.
Find the perfectly knitted hat at the quirky Alice Springs Beanie Festival; witness a dry riverbed boat race at the Henley on Todd or immerse yourself in Aboriginal art at Desert Mob. Stroll through Australia's longest light show installation at Parrtjima where the 300 million year-old MacDonnell Ranges are brought to life with light and sound.
Check out the NT Festivals & Events Calendar to start planning your trip.
Alice Springs event highlights
Tatts Finke Desert Race10 – 13 June 2022
The iconic Finke Desert Race is an off-road, multi terrain two day race for bikes, cars, buggies and quads through desert country from Alice Springs to the small Aputula (Finke) community.