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Arts and culture in Perth

Perth is alive with a spectacular mix of music, theatre, comedy, dance and visual art. This rich tapestry of cultural experiences is on offer throughout the year across the region.

Music lovers are in for a treat, with plenty of live music on offer especially in cultural hotspots like Perth, Northbridge, Subiaco and Fremantle. You'll find music ranging from rock bands at trendy pubs to chilled-out jazz floating from wine bars and restaurants. Perth is also emerging as a comedy capital, with hilarious local and international acts regularly on offer at special comedy clubs or pubs, especially in Northbridge.

ARTS & CULTURAL HOTSPOTS

  • Perth

  • Northbridge

  • Fremantle

  • Swan Valley

  • Perth Hills

  • Avon Valley

ARTS & CULTURAL EVENTS

Check out some of the great upcoming arts and cultural events in Perth and surrounds.
  • State Makers Festival

    Perth | Dates: 10 Mar – 17 Apr, 2017
    The State Makers Festival is a celebration of the people that represent the State Buildings - each an artisan in their craft, striving to create unique experiences every day running from 10 March - 17 April. State Makers will give you a taste of the stories, experiences and flavours awaiting those who enter their doors.
  • Luminous: 15 Years Of The Tom Malone Prize 2017

    Perth | Dates: 11 Mar – 25 Jun, 2017
    Now in its fifteenth year, the Tom Malone Prize is a highly respected and eagerly anticipated event for contemporary Australian glass artists. The exhibition from 11 March - 25 June, will include this year’s shortlist and the works from all past winners of the Prize.
  • Alliance Française French Film Festival

    Perth | Dates: 15 Mar – 05 Apr, 2017
    The nation's most captivating film event, the Alliance Française French Film Festival returns with screenings in Perth from 15 March - 5 April. It is not only the biggest film festival in Australia; it is also the biggest festival of French films outside of France, presenting movie buffs with the best in contemporary French Cinema.
  • Cinderella: A Fairytale

    Guildford | Dates: 23 Mar – 08 Apr, 2017
    Garrick Theatre is kicking off the 2017 season with a dazzlingly original take on one of the oldest and best-loved fairytales of all times, Cinderella. Award-winning director Robert Whitehead said when Ella's mother dies, she is brought up by her devoted and loving father who teaches her the names and calls of the woodland birds that surround their home.

ARTS & CULTURAL EXPERIENCES IN PERTH

Perth galleries and museums

Perth is alive with a vibrant tapestry of music, theatre, history, art and culture. Find a variety of cultural attractions, including museums, art galleries and performing arts groups, from museums and galleries.
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Perth public art walks

If you're interested in art, but don't want to go to a museum or gallery, why not follow one of these great public art walks around Perth created to enrich visitor understand of life and history of the city as they explore the region.
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Perth outdoor cinemas

Pack a picnic, some wine and a rug and venture to one of the outdoor cinemas around Perth during the warm summer months and catch up on the latest movies, an old classic or something alternative.
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Perth art and craft markets

Perth's stunning weather and fresh produce make for a thriving market culture. You'll find plenty of weekend markets all over the region, selling a whole range of fantastic local art and craft. 
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Perth heritage walking trails and tours

You'll find a range of fantastic urban walking tracks and trails, in Perth, Fremantle and Guildford allowing visitors to discover the history and heritage of our main urban centres on foot!
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