Exciting events coming up in Canberra
Are you planning a trip to Canberra? Whether you want to spend a relaxing day by yourself or a day out with your partner, here are some of Canberra's best events coming up in the next couple of months. We've found some top picks that are only a short drive or walk from your Canberra accommodation.
Design Canberra Festival
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Throughout November, there will be over 300 events, talks, activations, exhibitions, markets, and much more at The Design Festival. Canberra is well-known for its cutting-edge designs, so what better time to visit the city for inspiration? This year's theme is 'Transformation,' which highlights the changes that have occurred since the global pandemic. Most events are free and open to people of all ages and interests. So come take a look at what Canberra has to offer!
Location: 180 London Circuit, Canberra, ACT
Dates: 2nd - 20th of November 2022
Image via Canberra Beerfest
The Canberra Beerfest, which is only a 6-minute drive from Avenue Hotel, Canberra, is a fantastic way to spend a Saturday afternoon. The festival will dazzle attendees with over 30 limited-edition cocktails, seltzers, wines, beers, and ciders. We can’t forget the fantastic local eateries and entertainment that will make you not want to leave! So get in quick to experience Canberra's ultimate summer festival, with premium produce and a lively environment.
Location: King Edward Terrace, Parkes, ACT
Date: 19th of November
Images via National Art Gallery
The Cressida Campbell art exhibition is currently on display at the National Gallery until mid-February 2023. Cressida Campbell has been creating woodblock paintings and one-of-a-kind woodcut prints inspired by her life experiences for over 40 years. The exhibition features over 140 artworks, this includes key works from public and private collections as well as new acquisitions that are sure to impress. If you are interested in the arts, this is the place for you!
Location: Ngunnawal and Ngambri Country Parkes Place East, Parkes ACT
Dates: 24 Sep 2022 – 19 Feb 2023
Canberra Christmas Markets
Image via Canberra Events
Who doesn't enjoy a good Saturday or Sunday market? What's more, it's Christmas markets. The Canberra Christmas markets are on December 10th and 11th, with specialty items, gourmet foods, and much more. Kids will love meeting Santa, decorating gingerbread houses, and listening to beautiful carols. Get into the holiday spirit and gather your loved ones to celebrate this festive season.
Location: Fitzroy Building, Exhibition Park In Canberra, ACT
Dates: 10th and 11th of December 2022
Mark your calendar with some of these fantastic events; they will not disappoint! Canberra has it all, whether you want to explore the design world or have a craft beverage. When you visit, choose Avenue Hotel as your Canberra base to attend these exciting events.