Night Owls: Free outdoor film festival at Darling Quarter

Festivals and Celebrations

9 Jan 2020 to 25 Jan 2020

Flying into its ninth season, Night Owls will return to Darling Quarter with a host of free family entertainment under the stars. Featuring live performances, face-painting, giveaways and a huge line-up of Hollywood blockbusters, the 2020 Night Owls film festival is one to mark in the calendar.

Everybody is invited as Darling Quarter comes alive each night with face painting by Nat’s Fancy Faces. Patrons will be treated to live musical performances from groups such as returning award-winning artists, The Beanies. The festival will be opened with Lah Lah’s Big Live Band.

Night Owls will play exclusive animated shorts produced by creative minds all around the world, ahead of a nightly screening of a feature film. On selected evenings, an additional after hours movie will screen.

Guests can choose from 26 movies and are welcome to attend as many times as they like across the 17 days. The programme includes classics such as Over the Hedge, as well as recent releases like Aladdin (2019), Toy Story 4, Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse, A Star is Born, Bohemian Rhapsody, Avengers: Endgame and more.


Cafe Carpark Family Friendly Kiosk Public Toilet Restaurant Wheelchair access


Free Entry

Event Times

9 Jan 2020 to 25 Jan 2020

Annual Event


Village Green (North), Darling Quarter

1-25 Harbour Street, Sydney, 2000

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