Enlighten Festival

Community Event

1 Mar 2019 to 17 Mar 2019

Eat, see and explore as Canberra transforms for the annual Enlighten Festival!

Held over the first17 days of March, the city will be a hive of activity with a range of free and ticketed events combining to make the Enlighten Festival a highlight on Canberra’s 2019 events calendar.

In addition to the ever-popular 11 nights of architectural projections in the Parliamentary Triangle (1-11 March), Canberra’s Enlighten Festival is now a true celebration of culture and creativity, bringing together the Canberra Balloon Spectacular (9-17 March), Lights! Canberra! Action! (8 March), Symphony in the Park (10 March), Canberra Day (11 March) and Hit 104.7 Skyfire (16 March), plus activations in the city precinct and more.


Art & Culture Disabled access available Family Food & Wine International Major Events

Event Times

1 Mar 2019 to 17 Mar 2019

Annual Event


Various venues

Various locations, Canberra

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Accommodate Canberra

Kingston, Canberra

Hotel exterior

Pinnacle Apartments

Kingston, Canberra

Meandering Room

Ovolo Nishi


Entrance and garden

Practically Lakeside B and B

Yarralumla, Canberra

Lounge room with a view into the kitchen

Manuka Park Apartments

Forrest, Canberra

Modern hotel room with a view

QT Canberra


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