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Aerial view of Festival Park, Darwin Festival
Flowers Underwater Fashion show, Darwin Festival
crowd with hands in the air, INPEX Sunset Stage, Darwin Festival

Darwin Festival

There’s no better time to be in the tropical Top End than during Darwin Festival each August, where a fabulous festival wonderland awaits you.

Balmy nights under twinkling Festival lights provide the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable dry season, the Top End’s tropical winter.

Australia’s hottest winter arts festival combines the quintessential spirit and energy of Darwin with warm outdoor festivities and a vibrant program of events for an unforgettable good time. Join in the fun of hot August nights and start planning your 2024 Northern Territory adventure now.

8 - 25 August 2024.

  • Information

    8 – 25 August 2024

    Entry cost

    All tickets from $0 to $70
    Free and paid events


    • Bar
    • Family Friendly
    • Non Smoking
    • Public Toilet
    • Restaurant


    Disabled access available, contact operator for details.


    • Quality Tourism Accreditation
    • Sustainable Tourism Accreditation by ATIC
  • Map


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