Here are your Brisbane events to pencil in your calendar and book in, make the best of your 2019 with amazing event experiences in Brisbane, with international and nationally recognised musicians, arts, sports, performance, theatre, exhibitions, festivals, parades and FREE community events. Brisbane has it all for you in 2019!
NRL BRONCO SEASON, catch it all March – September at Suncorp Stadium
OBSTACOOL: BRISBANE, 27 – 28 April at Eagle Sports Complex, Mansfield
RAGNAR TRAIL, 27 – 28 April at Sirromet Wines
ROCKABILY, 4 May at Redland Showgrounds
ANYWHERE FESTIVAL BRISBANE, 9 – 26 May around Brisbane
NRL MAGIC ROUND, 10 – 12 May at Suncorp Stadium, don’t miss the magic
CHANNEL SEVEN BRISBANE RACING CARNIVAL, 11 May – 8 June at Eagle Farm & Doomben Racecourses
BRISBANE TRUCK SHOW, 16-19 May at Brisbane Convention Exhibition Centre
STRADDIE STRIDE, 18 May at North Stradbroke Island
BRISBANE MARATHON FESTIVAL, 1 – 2 June start and finish at Riverstage, get your entry in
STATE OF ORIGIN GAME 1, 5 June at Suncorp Stadium
GRIFFITH SPORT LOGAN FUN RUN, 9 June at Griffith University Logan
MELT 2019: Festival of Queer Arts and Culture, see it all at Brisbane Powerhouse, 28 June – 7 July
SUPERCAR CHAMPIONSHIPS – Coates Hire Ipswich Supersprint, catch the action V8 action, 26 – 28 July
QANTAS WALLABIES V ARGENTINA, 27 July at Suncorp Stadium
STADIUM STOMP, 28 July at GABBA
GREAZEFEST, 2 – 4 August at Redland Showgrounds
EKKA: ROYAL BRISBANE SHOW, fun for all the family 9 – 18 August at Brisbane Showgrounds
BRISBANE BOAT SHOW, for all the water enthusiasts 21 – 26 August at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
BANGARRA DANCE THEATRE – 30th anniversary season, it’s not to be missed at Queensland Performing Arts Centre 23 – 31 August
BIGSOUND FESTIVAL, 3 – 6 September at various Brisbane venues
BRISBANE WRITERS FESTIVAL, 5 – 8 September at State Library of Queensland and QAGOMA
BRISBANE FESTIVAL, the jam packed schedule has something for everyone including free events, 6 – 28 September across Brisbane
BRISBANE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, 3-13 October around Brisbane
BRISBANE OPEN HOUSE, the unique event where you can see behind the closed doors of Brisbane, 12 – 13 October
TOOHEY SPORT TOOHEY TRAIL RUN, 13 October at Toohey Forest
GOOD FOOD & WINE SHOW, say no more, it’s a foodies delight, 25 – 27 October at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
BRISBANE LATIN DANCE FESTIVAL, 5 – 8 December at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre where dancers from across the globe come together
TISSOT UCI TRACK CYCLING WORLD CUP, 13-15 December at Anna Meares Velodrome
The Brisbane annual festival and event calendar is well spread out throughout the year so you can always find a great event to attend when you're visiting Brisbane and there is plenty going on to plan your trip around for a cultured Brisbane holiday experience. Book tickets direct from the event organisers or through registered ticket officers such as Ticketek.
Have a fantastic 2019 and enjoy some of these wonderful Brisbane events and festivals.
Glen Hotel and Suites is conveniently located within 20minutes from Brisbane Airport and Brisbane CBD, offering premier rooms and suites with free car parking, swimming pool, ice machine and onsite gym and dining. Book your South Brisbane Accommodation for your Brisbane events in 2019.
Kingston Park Raceway is an exceptional venue to hold a bucks party, with all the thrills of extreme go karting!
Kingston Park Raceway has a Big Kart Track, the 1100m Le Mans Track fits 5 karts side by side as you come down the straight.
Centrally located in Logan, 35minutes from the Gold Coast and 30minutes from Brisbane makes it a great venue for your Gold Coast and Brisbane Bucks Party.
Bucks Party Pricing
For non-stop action from start to finish organise an unforgettable bucks party at Kingston Park Raceway where friends and family will have a fun bonding before the big day.
Enquire about your Kingston Park Raceway Bucks Party.
Glen Hotel and Suites is 11kms from Kinston Park Raceway, offering prestigious guest rooms and suites with the Glen Hotel next door perfect for continuing the celebrations. Book your Brisbane Bucks Party Accommodation.
When you visit Brisbane you can take advantage of the cities CityCycle Bike Hire Service, available 24 hours and 7 days a week.
CityCycle Brisbane offers casual passes with 24hour access for $2 or membership for $5 per month.
Once you have registered you can ride all day for FREE!... As long as the bike is returned within half-hour intervals. After the 30minutes of free use, a usage fee applies.
0-30 minutes FREE, for the first 30 minutes of every trip
31-60 minutes - $2
Every 30 minutes after - $5 each
CityCycle Brisbane has 150 stations available across the city centre from Newstead to West End and Toowong.
Take advantage of this fantastic Brisbane City Bike Hire Service and get Cycling on your next Brisbane stay with CityCycle.
To Register for a Casual Pass or Membership visit CityCycle Brisbane.
Glen Hotel and Suites is situated within 15kms of Brisbane CBD with free parking, close to public transport, free wifi, guest fitness centre and swimming pool. Book your South Brisbane Rooms and Suites.
When: 18 & 19 January 2020
Where: Sirromet Wines, Mount Cotton, Queensland
Sir Elton John is performing his global ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ tour with 15 dates in Australia including 3 very special, a day on the green outdoor concerts!
Elton John will perform at 'a day on the green' over two massive days on Saturday 18th January and Sunday 19th January 2020.
Elton John has announced this is his very last tour, where he will deliver his most loved songs to wow audiences and fans across Australia.
The Glen Hotel and Suites offers guests premium accommodation, with comfortable rooms and suites complete with free parking, free wifi, room service and easy transport options to Sirromet Wines. Book your Accommodation for a day on the green at Sirromet Wines.
When: Saturday 4th May 2019
Where: Redland Showgrounds, Long Street Cleveland QLD
The Redlands Rockabilly Revival is back for the fourth year running at the Redland Showgrounds in Cleveland.
Redlands Rockabilly Revival is a sensational annual event where there is everything from stylish rockabilly to flashy hot rods for a great family friendly day out.
This year at Redlands Rockabilly Revival you will love:
Enjoy an exciting day out at Redlands Rockabily Revival 2019!
The Glen Hotel and Suites is centrally located access to Redland Bay, Brisbane CBD and Brisbane Airport. Our rooms and suites include free parking, onsite dining, free wifi and guest gymnasium. Book your Accommodation near Redland Bay.