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Discover nightlife in Sydney. The best events, attractions and things to do from the City of Sydney’s official event guide.

Improv Comedy Cagefight

Improv Comedy Cagefight

Comedy teams battle every Monday and YOU - the audience - decides who wins.
Today 7.30pm to 9.15pm
Blanc de Blanc Encore

Blanc de Blanc Encore

The Grand Electric - exciting new theatre Surry Hills
Today 7pm to 10pm
Comedy class + comedy show deal

Comedy class + comedy show deal

Take a 1-hour improv comedy class and then see how the pros do it at the Improv Comedy Cagefight
Today 6pm to 9.15pm
Play Eat Drink

Play Eat Drink

Virtual Reality - Gaming and dining at a discounted rate.
Today 3pm to 9pm
Tasty Trivia – Pyrmont

Tasty Trivia – Pyrmont

Free food & drinks trivia quiz night
Today 7pm to 8.30pm
The Laugh Inn Comedy Club

The Laugh Inn Comedy Club

Showcase of professional comedians from all around the world
Today 12am to 10.30pm
Velvet Rewired

Velvet Rewired

Boogie Wonderland is back!
Today 4pm to 6pm
"Game Over Man! Game Over!" Pop Culture trivia

"Game Over Man! Game Over!" Pop Culture trivia

Think you know everything about Star Wars? Sega vs. Nintendo? Test your knowledge and you could win a bar tab!
Tomorrow
Ilya Gringolts plays Bruch - Australian Chamber Orchestra

Ilya Gringolts plays Bruch - Australian Chamber Orchestra

The electrifying Russian violinist returns to perform one of the most beloved Romantic violin concertos.
Tomorrow
Sydney O Week 2023 White Party

Sydney O Week 2023 White Party

All university students unite under one roof for Sydney's biggest Oweek event of 2023!
Tomorrow
The running joke comedy club at Potts Point Hotel

The running joke comedy club at Potts Point Hotel

Sydney's #1 Comedy Club on TripAdvisor with resident host Daniel Muggleton has killer line-ups this Spring.
Tomorrow
Sydney CBD Secret Bar Crawl with Stories

Sydney CBD Secret Bar Crawl with Stories

Drink, dine and discover on Sydney's most unique bar crawl - focusing on the best bars in Sydney's city centre.
Tomorrow
Slay 4 Pay

Slay 4 Pay

See an array of performers at this drag competition
8 Feb 2023
Adrian Mears + the Andrew Dickeson Quartet

Adrian Mears + the Andrew Dickeson Quartet

Adrian Mears joins the Andrew Dickeson Quartet with special guests Kevin Hunt and Lloyd Swanton
8 Feb 2023
Find your Valentine matched speed dating, ages 50-65

Find your Valentine matched speed dating, ages 50-65

Matched Speed Dating in North Sydney with free-flowing drinks & tasty snacks
8 Feb 2023
Good Vibes Comedy

Good Vibes Comedy

An inclusive, diverse, female-led open mic at Meraki Arts Bar
8 Feb 2023
Rodeo Night feat. Mechanical Bull

Rodeo Night feat. Mechanical Bull

So slide into those Daisy Dukes and saddle up, cus it’s gonna be a wild night. Yeehaw!
8 Feb 2023
Naa Nura (to see Country) by Ray Martin – exhibition opening

Naa Nura (to see Country) by Ray Martin – exhibition opening

VANDAL Gallery is thrilled to open 'Naa Nura' (to see Country) a photography exhibition by Ray Martin, with Leanne Tobin
9 Feb 2023
Part time rangers get peachy with penguins

Part time rangers get peachy with penguins

Part time rangers is launching it’s newest flavour, Peach Penguin at Manly Wharf Bar
9 Feb 2023
Powerhouse Late: Film

Powerhouse Late: Film

A unique cinematic experience of feature and short films curated by screenwriter and producer Huna Amweero.
9 Feb 2023
MCA Late

MCA Late

Welcome the weekend every Friday night at MCA Late.
10 Feb 2023
Happy endings comedy club

Happy endings comedy club

Sydney’s quintessential comedy club experience, for the true comedy fiend
10 Feb 2023
Lunar New Year Concert 2023

Lunar New Year Concert 2023

A orchestral concert to celebrate the Year of the Rabbit at Sydney Town Hall on 10 Feb 2023
10 Feb 2023
NTNNNNN with Osher Günsberg

NTNNNNN with Osher Günsberg

Night Time News Network Nightly News with Osher Günsberg
10 Feb 2023
Saferoom 045: DJ Edition

Saferoom 045: DJ Edition

DJ's LIVE at Knox Street Bar and streamed via Knox.live
10 Feb 2023
The Friday Comedy Showcase

The Friday Comedy Showcase

Handpicked Line-ups of the nest stand-up comedy, in Sydney's premier comedy club!
10 Feb 2023
Darling Harbour Fireworks

Darling Harbour Fireworks

Fire up the fun with a spectacular display along the harbour's edge
11 Feb 2023
Blessed Union

Blessed Union

The lesbian divorce comedy you didn't know you needed.
11 Feb 2023
Bottoms Up! Drag Bottomless Brunch @ East Sydney Hotel

Bottoms Up! Drag Bottomless Brunch @ East Sydney Hotel

Drag Legend Polly Petrie will be joining us on 11th of Feb for a not to be missed Drag Bottomless Lunch... Bottoms Up!
11 Feb 2023
Double bill: Ephemera Trio + Tundra Ensemble

Double bill: Ephemera Trio + Tundra Ensemble

Join us in the intimate jazz bar venue for a night of uniquely Australian cross-genre instrumental music.
11 Feb 2023
Double bill: Ephemera Trio + Tundra Ensemble

Double bill: Ephemera Trio + Tundra Ensemble

A musical exploration of celestial landscapes such as pulsars, craters, planetary atmospheres, stars, sun, and void.
11 Feb 2023
Kings of Comedy’s Sydney Showcase

Kings of Comedy’s Sydney Showcase

Sydney's best new comedy club. It's non stop laughs, all night long. Come and make date night special again!
11 Feb 2023
Queen of the night

Queen of the night

She's got the stuff that you want, the thing that you need
11 Feb 2023
Secret comedy club

Secret comedy club

Which 5 of Sydney's funniest comedians have we invited? Come and find out!
11 Feb 2023
The Saturday Comedy Showcase

The Saturday Comedy Showcase

A premium Showcase of the hottest house hold names, cult favourites, and rising stars of comedy in back to back sets!
11 Feb 2023
The Saturday Late Show

The Saturday Late Show

Late on a Saturday night the cocktails flow, the crowds get cheeky, and the comedians are let off the leash!
11 Feb 2023
Tundra Ensemble + Ephemera Trio: Double bill

Tundra Ensemble + Ephemera Trio: Double bill

Join us in the intimate jazz bar venue for a night of uniquely Australian cross-genre instrumental music
11 Feb 2023
Uni-Gods

Uni-Gods

Everybody wants to rule the world...
11 Feb 2023
Surry Hills and Darlinghurst secret bar crawl

Surry Hills and Darlinghurst secret bar crawl

Drink, dine and discover on a bar crawl like no other! Perfect for locals, this is a fun and unique night out
11 Feb 2023
ACO Up Close: Ilya Gringolts solo

ACO Up Close: Ilya Gringolts solo

The Russian virtuoso performs a solo recital of stunning Baroque music, including a selection of iconic music by Bach.
14 Feb 2023
Love Is In The Air! Valentine's Day at NOLA Smokehouse & Bar

Love Is In The Air! Valentine's Day at NOLA Smokehouse & Bar

If you’re looking for the perfect dinner spot to impress your Valentine – look no further!
14 Feb 2023
Big Cat Club ft. Doctor Karl @ Meraki Arts Bar

Big Cat Club ft. Doctor Karl @ Meraki Arts Bar

Join Scary Strangers for a night of improvised comedy featuring iconic guest storytellers & the best improvisers in town
15 Feb 2023
Tessie Overmyer Quintet

Tessie Overmyer Quintet

One of the most exciting, dynamic saxophone players in the Australian jazz scene is back at Foundry
15 Feb 2023
Powerhouse Late: Absolutely Queer

Powerhouse Late: Absolutely Queer

This Powerhouse Late celebrates the LGBTQIA+ artists in the Absolutely Queer exhibition and their communities
16 Feb 2023
Divergence Jazz Orchestra with Marie Le Brun

Divergence Jazz Orchestra with Marie Le Brun

Marie Le Brun joins the Divergence Jazz Orchestra, directed by composer Jenna Cave!
17 Feb 2023
Fleurs de Villes PRIDE Floral Discos

Fleurs de Villes PRIDE Floral Discos

Join Fleurs de Villes PRIDE up late for fabulous Floral Discos!
17 Feb 2023
Funky Friday: WorldPride Edition

Funky Friday: WorldPride Edition

Get into the groove, Fridays during Sydney WorldPride
17 Feb 2023
Obsessed Boylesque - Sydney WorldPride 2023

Obsessed Boylesque - Sydney WorldPride 2023

The boys are back, bringing brash brilliance to the stage, presented as part of Sydney WorldPride Pride Amplified
17 Feb 2023
Sydney World Pride With Applejack

Sydney World Pride With Applejack

Lead with love as you celebrate Sydney WorldPride 2023 with a series of show stopping events across Applejack
17 Feb 2023
Love Street

Love Street

Are you feeling the love radiating around Sydney right now?
18 Feb 2023
Shakedown Prophets

Shakedown Prophets

Australia's very own Grateful Dead cover band makes Foundry debut
18 Feb 2023
Junipero: Fair Day afterparty

Junipero: Fair Day afterparty

Welcome to the sapphic shores of Junipero: Sydney’s latest Lesbian & Queer dance party
19 Feb 2023
Salón Flamenco @ Sydney WorldPride

Salón Flamenco @ Sydney WorldPride

Experimental, raw and adventurous. Performance. Workshops. Panel talks.
21 Feb 2023
CAMP Women's Night

CAMP Women's Night

'Eulogy for the Dyke Bar' recreates the 1970s ‘CAMP Women’s Night’ honouring Sydney’s histories of queer activism.
22 Feb 2023
Date Night in Potts Point, Ages 30-42

Date Night in Potts Point, Ages 30-42

A date night at Grove Bar – a hidden gem in the heart of Kings Cross!
22 Feb 2023
Meat District

Meat District

A big juicy dance party with hot bodies, go-go dancers, throbbing house music and tasty food specials.
22 Feb 2023
Reuben Kaye – Live and Intimidating

Reuben Kaye – Live and Intimidating

Multi-award winning, Australian comedian and cabaret sensation Reuben Kaye is coming to the Pav!
22 Feb 2023
Sydney Observatory Late: WorldPride

Sydney Observatory Late: WorldPride

WorldPride will be presented under the stars on the grounds of the Sydney Observatory
22 Feb 2023
Stand-Up Comedy Cagefight

Stand-Up Comedy Cagefight

At the Cagefight, vote for your favourite stand-up comedians. The winning comedian gets $200 cash
23 Feb 2023
Powerhouse Late: Queerbourhood

Powerhouse Late: Queerbourhood

A night championing Sydney’s diverse and vibrant LGBTQIA+ music communities
23 Feb 2023
Tim Bruer (solo piano)

Tim Bruer (solo piano)

Tim Bruer launches latest release at Foundry616
23 Feb 2023
Diva Party

Diva Party

Dance to the music of The Divas
24 Feb 2023
Steve Clisby

Steve Clisby

Steve Clisby returns to the Foundry stage for his first show of 2023!
24 Feb 2023
7 Comedians for $25 at Maroubra

7 Comedians for $25 at Maroubra

There's something for everyone in these comedy shows, which have been sellling out since 2017!
25 Feb 2023
Dirty Disco: Mardi Gras 2023

Dirty Disco: Mardi Gras 2023

Four levels of high energy entertainment with Sydney's best DJs at The Burdekin
25 Feb 2023
Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras Parade

Our world-renowned Parade returns to Oxford Street in celebration of Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras’ 45th anniversary
25 Feb 2023
Mardi Gras Party

Mardi Gras Party

Enter an adult playground of music and performance at the official Mardi Gras Party
25 Feb 2023
SAFEROOM 046: DJ Edition

SAFEROOM 046: DJ Edition

DJ's LIVE at Knox Street Bar and STREAMED via Knox.live
25 Feb 2023
Domain Dance Party

Domain Dance Party

In the open-air surrounds of The Domain, the best local and international DJs will descend on the city.
26 Feb 2023
Mardi Gras Laneway

Mardi Gras Laneway

Keep the Parade weekend vibes soaring the only way we know how – Laneway.
26 Feb 2023
Improv Comedy Cagefight CUP

Improv Comedy Cagefight CUP

Australia's largest improvised comedy competition! YOU - the audience, will decide who will wins the $3K in prizes!
27 Feb 2023
Monday Night Dating in Surry Hills, Ages 35-45

Monday Night Dating in Surry Hills, Ages 35-45

Fill out a profile in under 5 minutes and be matched on a series of 6-8 quick-fire date rounds to the most compatible singles in the room
27 Feb 2023
Meraki Takeover

Meraki Takeover

Presented during Sydney WorldPride in association with Meraki Arts Bar
28 Feb 2023
Are You Havin' a Laugh?! Comedy Night ft. Anthony Locascio

Are You Havin' a Laugh?! Comedy Night ft. Anthony Locascio

Join Scary Strangers on the first Wednesday of the month as we present a smorgasbord of Sydney's finest comedians
1 Mar 2023
Games night

Games night

Over 100 games to chose from and prizes to be won
1 Mar 2023
Mardi Gras Kaftana Pool Party

Mardi Gras Kaftana Pool Party

Throw on your best frock and feast your eyes on the campest event of the Festival, Kaftana Pool Party!
1 Mar 2023
Miss Universal

Miss Universal

Search for the next Miss Universal
1 Mar 2023
Paul Capsis – Dry My Tears

Paul Capsis – Dry My Tears

Rainbow champion and cabaret icon Paul Capsis is heading to Bondi with his show Dry My Tears.
1 Mar 2023
Phoenix

Phoenix

A journey through the last three decades of club culture. And a space to rise up, pay tribute, and be reborn.
1 Mar 2023
Phresh Produce

Phresh Produce

Feast your eyes on a fresh selection of original artworks to make your mouth water
1 Mar 2023
Speed dating ages 26-37

Speed dating ages 26-37

Meet other singles in a relaxed, friendly environment
1 Mar 2023
Surry Hills by Night – Crime & Cocktails

Surry Hills by Night – Crime & Cocktails

Discover the backstories of the "worst women of Sydney" on this small-group bar and nightlife tour of Surry Hills
1 Mar 2023
Madonna bar - Sydney World Pride 2023

Madonna bar - Sydney World Pride 2023

Dance to Madonna music all night long with drag shows and giveaways
2 Mar 2023
Powerhouse Late: Werkshop

Powerhouse Late: Werkshop

A deep dive into the stories of the creatives featured in the Absolutely Queer exhibition
2 Mar 2023
The Match Game

The Match Game

Speed dating and friending for the LGBTQIA+ community
2 Mar 2023
AVALANCHE 'Sweet Baby Brown Eyes' Single Launch SYD

AVALANCHE 'Sweet Baby Brown Eyes' Single Launch SYD

AVALANCHE are back on the road for another headline Tour of Australia in celebration of their electrifying new single!
3 Mar 2023
Bondi’s Comedy Extravaganza

Bondi’s Comedy Extravaganza

For one night only, we're swapping sand for glitter as a great line-up of boundary-pushing Queer comedians visit the Pav
3 Mar 2023
Ultra Violet

Ultra Violet

Ultra Violet is the premier event for LGBTQIA+ women during Sydney WorldPride.
3 Mar 2023
We Three

We Three

‘The Happy Tour’ coming to Sydney
3 Mar 2023
Pride Soiree Show Sydney WorldPride 2023

Pride Soiree Show Sydney WorldPride 2023

Australia’s Premier Live Singing Drag Queen Brings Sexy and Risqué Drag Circus Cabaret To Sydney for WorldPride 2023
4 Mar 2023
Dirty Disco: Sydney WorldPride Closing Party

Dirty Disco: Sydney WorldPride Closing Party

Celebrate the closing night of Sydney WorldPride with an epic eight-hour party!
5 Mar 2023
Lady Day & Mister - International Womens Day Concert

Lady Day & Mister - International Womens Day Concert

International Women’s Day - Blues soul jazz Lady Day & Mister - International Women’s Day - Come join us!
8 Mar 2023
Alice Phoebe Lou

Alice Phoebe Lou

Berlin based musician Alice Phoebe Lou is coming to Sydney in March
9 Mar 2023
Palm Tree Music Festival

Palm Tree Music Festival

Presented by TEG Live & Division Agency
10 Mar 2023
HWFG Uprising

HWFG Uprising

No One Will Stop Us
25 Mar 2023
The Divine Miss Bette starring Catherine Alcorn

The Divine Miss Bette starring Catherine Alcorn

A spectacularly joyous music & comedy event featuring award-winner Catherine Alcorn channeling the iconic Bette Midler
29 Mar 2023
Sydney Comedy Festival Gala – Sydney Opera House

Sydney Comedy Festival Gala – Sydney Opera House

Catch the hottest acts of the Sydney Comedy Festival all in one incredible show!
25 Apr 2023
Berlin Underground

Berlin Underground

Berlin Underground Events Techno hidden beneath the Civic Hotel in the heart of Sydney's CBD
29 Apr 2023
Hania Rani - Live in Australia

Hania Rani - Live in Australia

Unmissable! In Australia for the first time - musical meteor, astonishing pianist and contemporary composer.
3 May 2023
Improv Comedy Cage fight cup grand final

Improv Comedy Cage fight cup grand final

Sydney's best comedians compete in the Grand Final, with the audience voting for which comedians get $1,000 cash
4 May 2023
The STEAM Room: Science Comedy Experience ft. Doctor Karl

The STEAM Room: Science Comedy Experience ft. Doctor Karl

A night of Science Comedy featuring Doctor Karl, Kirsten Banks, plus an eclectic line-up of scientists and comedians
4 May 2023
New Year's Eve: Harbour Spirit fireworks cruise

New Year's Eve: Harbour Spirit fireworks cruise

Spectacular Sydney Harbour cruise aboard an impressive luxury catamaran
31 Dec 2023