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.
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