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Published January 28th 2020
Sydneysiders you cannot miss out on these festivals
The below features Top 10 festivals across Sydney and surrounds that cannot be missed this February!
Save the dates and enjoy month-long entertainment.
1. Sydney Waitangi Festival
When: Saturday, 1 February 2020: 9am-5pm Where: Holroyd Gardens Park, Cnr Walpole & Pitt Streets, Merrylands Cost: Free Details: This multicultural festival will commemorate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi (New Zealand) by Maori Chiefs and representatives of the British crown on 6 February 1840. The festival will showcase family-friendly entertainment, activities, performances, shows, acts, art & craft stalls, amusement & carnival rides, games, food & drink stalls, and more. Click here for the website.
2. St. Jerome's Laneway Festival When: Sunday, 2 February 2020: From 11am Where: The Domain, Art Gallery Road, Sydney
Cost: See website Details: This music festival will bring the best lineup of local and international acts, including The 1975, Charli XCX, Ruel, Earl Sweatshirt, Ocean Alley, Hockey Dad, Stella Donnelly, Oliver Tree, Omar Apollo, Benee, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from St Jerome's Laneway Festival Facebook
3. Brazilian Carnival When: Saturday, 8 February 2020: 12pm-5pm
Where: MClub Maroubra, 525 Malabar Rd, Maroubra
Cost: Tickets range from $5-$30pp
Details: This child-friendly festival will celebrate all things Brazilian with entertainment, workshops, costume parade, confetti & streamer festival, traditional Brazilian food, and more. Click here for the website.
4. Inner West Summer Fest
When: Saturday, 8 February 2020: 3pm-8pm
Where: Enmore Park, Enmore
Details: This family-friendly festival will include a lineup of entertainment, activities, giant games, workshops, performances, dance, music, circus festivities, and more. Click here for the website.
5. Seniors Fest
When: Wednesday, 12-23 February 2020
Where: Various locations across Sydney
Cost: Free & ticketed
Details: The Seniors Festival is the largest festival for seniors in the Southern Hemisphere, and it will showcase an array of events, activities and entertainment including sport, art & craft, music, technology, recreation, health & nutrition, theatre, and more. Click here for the website.
6. Tomato Festival Sydney
When: Saturday, 15 & 16 February 2020
Where: Royal Botanic Gardens, Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney
Cost: Free & ticketed events
Details: This festival will be back for its 7th year and it will feature plenty of tomato fun with entertainment, cooking demonstrations, tasting & sampling, pop-ups, stalls, panel discussions, informative gardening talks, twilight drinks, festivities, learning & cooking hub, live music, live DJ, activities, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney Facebook
7. Serbian Festival
When: Saturday, 22 & 23 February 2020
Where: Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour
Details: This multicultural family-friendly festival will feature all things Serbian with entertainment, activities, performances, cultural tradition festivities, music, delicious food & drink stalls, competitions, acts, demonstrations, pop-ups, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Serbian Festival Sydney Facebook
When: Saturday, 22 February 2020: 12pm-6pm
Where: Batch Brewing Company, 292 Stanmore Rd, Petersham
Cost: See website.
Details: This family-friendly festival will showcase entertainment, games, activities, pop-ups, brewery exhibitors, tasting & sampling, range of sour and wild ferment beers, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Batch Brewing Company Facebook
9. Electric Gardens Festival
When: Saturday, 22 February 2020: 1pm-10pm
Where: Centennial Parklands, Centennial Park
Cost: Tickets range from $150-$250pp
Details: This music festival will be celebrating 5 years this February and the festival will feature a lineup of artists across the spectrum of electronic music from around the world. Artists include Ann Clue, Hoten, Gorgon City, DJ Ez, Alan Fitzpatrick, Mart T, Koan Sound Live, Eelke Kleijn, and more. This is an 18 event. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Electric Gardens Festival Facebook
10. AnnanROMA Festival
When: Sunday, 23 February 2020: 10am-4pm
Where: The Australian Botanic Garden, Narellan Rd, Mount Annan
Details: This foodie festival will showcase all things food, wine, beer and more. There will be roving performers, entertainment, live music, kids activities & entertainment, market stalls, food & drinks stalls, food trucks, pop-ups, and more. Click here for the website.